New Hampshire Magazine Bride - Fall-Winter 2012

2012 Best of BRIDE winners

More than 2,700 people voted in our 4th annual online poll that determined which wedding service providers voters felt offer the best quality, service and artistry. The poll, conducted from April 1-May 31, is in celebration of the excellence and…

Andrea Bennett & Matt Shea

How they got engaged: At the Thanksgiving dinner table with children each getting a gift first and then Andrea's being the ringThe wedding day in three words: Most perfect day Biggest surprise: The fireworks show, Matt's gift to AndreaFavorite ceremony…

Amber Koskela & Beau Robinson

How they got engaged: In the middle of the kitchen The wedding day in three words: Breathtaking. Loving. Party. Biggest surprise: The fantastic speeches given by my Dad and our wedding party Favorite ceremony moment: The walk down the aisle…

Amy Wheeler & G. Frank Teas

How they got engaged: On top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. He even proposed in French! The wedding day in three words: Perfect. Amazing. Incredible. Favorite ceremony moment: For Amy — locking eyes with her groom as she walked…

Sarah Heaney & Adrian Pelletier

How they met: At Colby-Sawyer College. Where they got engaged: At Castle in the Clouds - Adrian got down on one knee and proposed in the very spot we got married. The wedding day in three words: Loving. Joyful. Perfect.…

Autumn palette: dark purple

Dark shades of purple are perfect for a fall wedding.Pair your purple with gold, russet or dark orange tones for a dramatic autumn look. Here are some of our favorite accessories that come in dark purple.

Winter palette: silver and blue

For winter weddings, what could be more perfect than silver and blue? Here are some of our favorite accessories that come in silver and blue to help create the perfect winter wonderland for your winter-themed wedding.

Add a little color and make your accessories pop

One of the newest trends is to add bright and bold colors to your accessories (shoes, clutches, purses, etc.). Accenting your gown with a vibrant color will make your special day pop.