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Over the summer, Black girls around the world hollered “Yaaasss!” as stunning pictures of Nakyia’s wedding hit the Web. Everyone was immediately grabbed by the striking image of her and all of her bridesmaids rocking their natural hair. But this wasn’t some fortuitous photo up. There’s a real couple behind the snaps, and Hello Beautiful […]

It’s never too late as a beautiful, blushing bride whose wedding photo went viral proves. 86-year-old Mildred Taylor Morrison shared her gorgeous wedding picture and the interwebs gave it their approval. Turns out that the bride is the aunt of Vintage Black Glamour’s Nichelle Gainer, whose websites and books of the same title show the […]

Yolonda Faulkner has gone from wedding planner to bride after the man of her dreams, Eric Addison, surprised her with a sweet proposal for her birthday this year! Yolonda, the Managing Director and CEO of Details Consulting, has never been afraid to chase her dreams and make amazing things happen. As career-driven as she is, though, […]

Photographer Nia Jones had no clue how much her life would change when she shot a wedding and met the man she would marry, Johnny Frazier. She gained a husband, help meet, and business partner all in one click of her camera. Like so many of us have heard, love shows up when you’re not […]

Does anyone remember that show Platinum Weddings? If not, the WE tv show profiled fabulous weddings that always came with a six-figure price tag — or higher! While the majority of us would have to give up our life savings (or a kidney ... or our firstborn) in order to afford that kind of soiree, the reality show definitely gave brides a skewed idea of how much they should be spending on their big day.

Tina Knowles has dressed her daughter Beyoncé for lots of big moments in her life, but there was one look Bey didn’t love: her wedding dress. The public has only caught glimpses of Bey’s gorgeous gown. With a mermaid silhouette, ruching, and a strapless sweetheart neckline, it is truly a vision. Mutha Knowles put a […]

It was a rainy day in Florida when David Azodeh proposed to Ariana Gordon in front of her nearest and dearest, and she never saw it coming. Ariana just knew that David was going to propose to her during a family cruise last November. All the signs were there: He had the ring. He had […]

Some couples are just made for each other. You know the ones: They’re into the same types of things, they have similar ideals and vibe on a level most of us only dream about. Well, that’s Marcus and Naeemah Nicks. The couple, who wed back in October 2015, are about as perfect a match as […]

I came to a somewhat surprising revelation this week: A big ring might not be for me. Engagement rings come in all cuts, sizes and clarities. There’s practically a ring to suit everyone’s taste. While the “does size matter” debate never seems to end, I personally had never given much thought to how big of […]

The road from engagement to the altar is not always a straight lane with no traffic as one Boston couple found out, but it is easier with a good partner. Manoucheca and Ashley’s relationship started her freshman year in college during a night in the dorm with her girls. “We met when he was just […]

There’s the dress, the rings, the marriage license, the venue and the cake. These are all of the things that immediately come to mind when wedding planning. However, there a few things you need to take care of that are easily forgotten while you’re getting caught up in all of the excitement of wedding planning. […]