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Shopping with Sarah: Your Perfect Plus-size Gown

 Shopping with Sarah: Your Perfect Plus-size Gown

When you have a full figure, finding the right pair of jeans can be stressful. And shopping for a wedding gown? Ladies, you don't need nerves of steel -- you just need tips from an expert. That's where Sarah Velasquez comes in! See more »

5 Dress Shopping Tips for Plus-size Brides

 5 Dress Shopping Tips for Plus-size Brides

Shopping for a wedding dress can be extra stressful for plus-size brides. Finding a dress that highlights your best assets and fits your budget is no easy task. Keep these five tips in mind for bridal bliss. See more »

5 Wedding Dress Silhouettes and Fabrics for Plus-size Brides

 5 Wedding Dress Silhouettes and Fabrics for Plus-size Brides

A-line gowns look great on curvy women, but this silhouette isn't the final word in fashion for plus-size brides. We've picked five popular styles and recommended figure-flattering fabrics, too. See more »

5 Figure-flattering Accessories for Plus-size Brides

 5 Figure-flattering Accessories for Plus-size Brides

All brides have certain features they want to flaunt and others they prefer to hide. Whether you're drawing eyes to your collarbone or distracting them from your arms, here are some must-have accessories. See more »

Plus-size Brides

 Plus-size Brides

Plus-size brides aren't stuck with A-line dresses or full-skirted ball gowns. A simple sheath can flatter the figure when it's made from quality materials that skim over the body instead of clinging to it. Explore our beautiful plus-size bride album. See more »

Are designer wedding gowns worth the cost?

 Are designer wedding gowns worth the cost?

No way will anything but Vera Wang do! For brides who demand the best, it's a designer gown or nothing at all. But to rationalize spending tens of thousands of dollars, you'll have to convince yourself the dress is worth it ... and is it? See more »

Much Ado About Alterations

 Much Ado About Alterations

A dress that's gorgeous on the hanger won't look nearly as beautiful on your body if it doesn't fit perfectly. That's where alterations come in. Kleinfeld fashion director Randy Fenoli offers this crash course in wedding gown alterations. See more »

10 Old, New, Borrowed and Blue Bridal Accessories

 10 Old, New, Borrowed and Blue Bridal Accessories

Every bride knows it's tradition to have something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue on her wedding day. The accessories you choose can be completely chic or sweetly sentimental. See more »

Discount Wedding Dresses 101

 Discount Wedding Dresses 101

Your fiancé won't be too happy if you spend the entire wedding budget on a designer dress! You can find a gorgeous gown for a bargain basement price -- you just need a few tips to get you started. That's where we come in. See more »

How -- and Why -- to Choose a Reception Dress

 How -- and Why -- to Choose a Reception Dress

It's beautiful, elaborate and -- let's be honest -- unwieldy. So why not ditch that wedding dress after the "I-dos" and slip into something more comfortable and fun? Here's our case for the reception dress. See more »