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11 Best Bridal Salons on Long Island
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11 Best Bridal Salons on Long Island

These bridal salons are the cream of the crop when it comes to wedding dress shopping. It’s finally time! You’ve probably been dreaming about this day for a long time. It’s time to go wedding dress shopping! Whether you have the designer and style picked out or if you just want to try on all […]

5 Unique Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Your Fiancé
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5 Unique Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Your Fiancé

Stumped for Valentine’s day? Take a look at these unique gift ideas!   Your fiancé gave you one of the best gifts you’ll ever receive – that stunning bling on your finger! You may feel like anything you give pales in comparison to that shiny rock, but don’t worry – with Valentine’s Day just on […]

39 Questions to Ask When Touring a Venue
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39 Questions to Ask When Touring a Venue

Ask these important questions while taking venue tours to help make your decision easier. You’re engaged!!! Once you come down from that engagement high – OK maybe not down completely – but once you can wrap your head around the fact that you’re getting married, it’s time to start planning. As any BOLI will tell […]

On One Knee: Painting a Happy Future
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On One Knee: Painting a Happy Future

In Brides of Long Island’s monthly “On One Knee” series, we share the moment where it all begins – the proposal! This month, BOLI Cassandra Monches describes a paint night that turned into a beautiful beginning. On June 27, 2019 BOLI Cassandra Monches joined her boyfriend Gary and their friends for a creatively inspired night. […]

Miss September: Showers of Rosé on a Summer Day
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Miss September: Showers of Rosé on a Summer Day

In Brides of Long Island’s monthly “Miss” series, we profile some of our members’ unforgettable bridal showers. This month, we talked to BOLI Janel Arbasto about what it’s like to live “La Vie en Rosé.” Summer is a season for celebrations, and for Bride of Long Island Janel Arbasto, the summer months will always hold […]

9 of the Best DJs on Long Island
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9 of the Best DJs on Long Island

You know your wedding will be rocking with these DJs! For some brides it’s the most important part of wedding planning – choosing the perfect DJ! From the ceremony and your walk down the aisle to your first dance as husband and wife and a rocking dance floor, you want everything to be perfect when […]

13 Bachelorette Party Ideas on Long Island
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13 Bachelorette Party Ideas on Long Island

You don’t have to travel far to have a great time with your squad. Whether you have two people in your bridal party or more than 10, trying to plan a bachelorette party can be stressful. But you don’t have to travel very far to have an amazing time! If you’re planning your own or […]