CED Blog

Fake Wedding Planning Fun

August 17, 2012

I do design wedding and commitment rings you know. So sometimes, to help myself stay relevant and up to date on wedding details

In The Detail

July 22, 2012

Matching wedding rings are not always in sync with the bride and groom’s taste. The relationship between ring designs can be drawn with a detail.

Wedding Dress Trends 2012

January 18, 2012

A new year brings so many things: new resolutions, a new color palette, new opportunities and of course one of my favorites, new wedding dress trends! This year there are some very chic and modern trends

Wedding History: Colonial Weddings

June 1, 2011

Still betrothing. But here’s a twist, the father of the potential groom would write to the father of a potential bride and request that they be betrothed. In these letters the groom’s father would report what would be included in the dowry,

Elizabethan Times

May 25, 2011

The age of Shakespeare, you know it had to be romantic! Betrothal was still the norm but now the groom would often be given a picture of his bride pre-ceremony so he’d at least know what she looked like

Wedding History: Medieval Times

May 18, 2011

Betrothal was common. Brides wore blue because it was the color of purity. There were rings and the kissing of the bride. The maid of honor originated during this time in England.

Wedding History: A Study of Romance

May 6, 2011

I’m sure everyone knows the Disney version of Pocahontas and John Smith’s love story. It’s beautiful and romantic and it was also out of the norm for that day and age. Weddings haven’t always been about love and romance. In the earliest days they were usually to bring about profit, peace or elevate social status.

Beach Wedding for an Artist

April 8, 2011

Chwynyn and Etienne are just such a couple; down to earth, warm, friendly and creative. Etienne Zack is an acclaimed contemporary Canadian artist with a solo exhibition in Montreal at Solo Exhibition at Museum of Contemporary Art of Montreal in 2010.

Wedding Style: Rosa Clara

October 20, 2010

I love the Rosa Clará and Two by Rosa Clará. Since they’re absolutely amazing and perfectly in line with the CED way of chic we wanted to share some of these gorgeous, sophisticated and modern gowns with you.