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Ciara O’Shea : Make-up artist The practical stuff This week, Et Voilà ! has interviewed Ciara O'shea, a renowned make up artist, on the perfect 2011 bridal make up.   EV : What are the 2011 trends and how to adapt them to a bride make-up? C... The Engagement ring The practical stuff We all know that weddings are very seasonal, but did you know that proposals are too ? It might be that the 10 wedding invites for the summer sitting on your coffee table give ideas to our Charming. P... Groom accessories The practical stuff One could think that it is easier to dress the groom than the bride... but in fact, if one really thinks about it, the task is much more complicated that it looks (as it is the case for all the other ... The first danse The practical stuff The French tradition for first dance is to dance a waltz (see our post on French wedding traditions). The bride first waltz with her father. Then the groom and his mother join the dancefloor and waltz... Hair and accessories – 2011 trends The practical stuff We have investigated for you the Spring/Summer 2011 hair trends.... and have found that buns are completely on trend this year ! Which is great, as unlike most people tend to think, buns do not have t... Wedding dress inspirations Wedding outfits and accessories Here is a recap of the 2011 trends that we LOVE. Lace, that was already in fashion last year, has not lost its charm. Could we find anything more feminine, delicate and romantic than lace? I have a sp... RSVP cards The practical stuff Along with your invitations do not forget to send your guests a RSVP card, making it easier for them to let you know whether they are planning to attend your wedding. It is also a good way to learn ab... Coloured shoes The practical stuff OUT the traditional white bridal shoes, IN the coloured shoes matching your bouquet and your hubby to be's buttonhole! The coloured bridal shoe has lots of advantages: - It brings continuity to your... Managing your RSVPs The practical stuff Once the invites are all sent out, and that you think that you can have a break, you realise that you now have to track and make notesof all your guests RSVPs... which is not an easy task as it always... The French wedding procession The practical stuff Getting married in France ? Maybe this is the opportunity to twist things a bit and surprise your guests by entering the Church the French fashion way... Entrance order*: Mother of the bride and...