5 Sneaky Ways to Incorporate Your Something Blue into Your Big Day!

We’re all familiar with the bridal tradition of wearing “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue,” but what does it represent?

The Olde English rhyme outlines four good luck charms the bride carries on her the day of the wedding to bring different fortunes. Something Old represents continuity in marriage, something new is for a bright future, something borrowed is sharing in the happiness from another married couple, and last but not least, the blue symbolizes love and fidelity.

For the brides interested in keeping this tradition alive on her wedding day, we came up with 5 cute ways to seamlessly incorporate “Something Blue” into your ensemble.

1. Blue Opal Jewelry

Blue Opal is the perfect modern twist on the expected sapphire bling. We’re seeing the opal trend all over the Internet, so why not be the first to make it a wedding trend?

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2. Blue Ribbon Around Your Bouquet

Finishing your bouquet with a blue ribbon is a delicate way to tie in the tradition!

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3. Blue Shoes

A fun approach that not only adds a pop of color but also makes for a great wedding photo! We carry these Badgley Mishka beauties at Lotus Bridal!

4. Nail Color

Pick a light blue color that will look great with your white dress!


5. Blue Garter

Keep your something blue a secret until the Garter Toss, or even until the wedding night ūüėČ This item is available for sale at Lotus Bridal



Eddy K Milano Trunk Show 11/19 – 11/26

Lotus Bridal is excited to announce that we are having another Eddy K Trunk Show! This time, we will be showcasing the newest and most beautiful styles from the Eddy K Milano collection. Be one of the first brides to try these gorgeous gowns on.  From Saturday, November 19th to Saturday, November 26th, Lotus Bridal will be giving our brides a 10% discount for any Eddy K wedding gown purchase!

This Trunk Show is by appointment only, so book your appointment by calling Lotus Bridal at 718-332-4385 or Email us at info@lotusbridal.com for more information. We look forward to working with you to find your dream Eddy K wedding gown!

Here is a sneak preview of the gowns that we will be receiving for the Trunk Show.




Lazaro steals our hearts

The 2014 Noir by Lazaro bridesmaids gowns are just to die for! Following all the newest trends, these designs feature low back, illusion back, illusion front, fit and flare, and illusion length. We have died and gone to bridesmaids heaven! Perfect for any upcoming 2014 wedding! Call Lotus Bridal at 718-332-4385 to make an appointment to try on these stunning gowns!

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Bridesmaids, Bridesmaids, Bridesmaids!

One new trend for 2014 bridesmaids? Upscale, modern, and sophisticated. Lux Chiffon, darling satin, and lace are the fabrics of choice for the New Year. Sleek and Sexy or Ruched and Flowy, these designs by Lela Rose, After Six, Social, Alfred Sung, and the Dessy Collection are perfect for a fun Bridal Party!

Take a look at some of the designs that can be found at Lotus Bridal! Call 718-332-4385 to book an appointment with your girls!

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What Will She Wear?

Hi ladies! Today is the first post in our new series, “What Will She Wear?”, where we talk about upcoming celebrity weddings, and take guesses at what kind of gown the bride will wear. Today’s upcoming bride is the lovely Jennifer Aniston.

Jennifer’s wedding to Justin Theroux is rumored to be happening this spring, so we started to think about what the beautiful actress may wear.

For her wedding to Brad Pitt in 2000, Jen wore a beautiful backless gown with a high neckline.

We imagine she probably wants this wedding to be as different from her first as possible, so her gown will might be radically different as well! Here are a few gowns available at Lotus Bridal that we think Jen would look great in.

Jen Aniston has an great figure, so we think she’d look incredible in a fitted mermaid gown, like this one from Allure Bridals:


For a similar style with a bit more sparkle, Jen would look terrific in this gown from Allure Couture:


Or if she wanted to do a romantic ballgown, we think Jen would look fantastic in this gown by Maggie Sottero:

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Tell us, what do you think Jen should wear?