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Keasha Rigsby

Keasha Rigsby and SEEN’s Editor Discuss 2018 Wedding Gown Trends

Keasha Rigsby, former “Say Yes to the Dress” consultant and owner of Beautiful Bridal in Detroit, joins SEEN managing editor Stephanie Steinberg to talk about 2018 wedding trends and bridal fashion.  Watch the segment with WXYZ-TV Channel 7 anchor Anu Prakesh below, and read more about Keasha Rigsby in SEEN’s February Wedding Issue. .....

One Metro Detroit Bride’s Michigan-Made Wedding

From custom scented candles and donut truck, to a classic getaway car, Alexandra Ayaub shared with SEEN several of the local vendors that made her wedding dreams a reality. By Alexandra Ayaub Photography by Sandra Floering Birmingham residents Alexandra Mauro and Michael Ayaub got married at The Townsend Hotel on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. For all the details that went in to the big day, one factor was the most im.....
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Top 2018 Luxury Honeymoon Destinations

These 2018 luxury honeymoon getaways promise romance, relaxation and a bit of adventure to kick off your life together. By Susan Peck After you’ve made it left-hand official, the next stop for just-married couples is the honeymoon. Today’s newlyweds are looking for a unique and Instagram-worthy trip that will make lasting memories for years to come. Whether your definition of a dream honeymoon is five-star luxury and romance all the way, or an epic journey .....
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Unique and Colorful Engagement Rings

Step outside of the box and add a pop of color to your intended’s finger with these colorful engagement rings from Metro Detroit jewelers.  From Kate Middleton’s sapphire sparkler to the iconic Jackie Kennedy Onassis’ emerald enchanter, many celebrities forego traditional white diamonds in favor of colorful engagement rings. Local jewelers shared popular rings in 2018 that your special someone may also enjoy.  .....

Something Sparkly: Ariel Taub’s Veils Handcrafted With Swarovski Crystals

West Bloomfield-based Ariel Taub is the only designer in Michigan who creates one-of-a-kind veils by hand using Swarovski crystals.  By Ashley Zlatopolsky Photography by Brett Mountain Every bridal veil she creates is handmade with Swarovski crystals from Austria. “In the bridal industry, the veil has always been the bride’s afterthought,” says designer Ariel Taub, 31, of Ann Arbor, who crafts one-of-a-kind bridal veils and accessorie.....
Bachelor and Bachelorette Party Ideas

Fun Bachelor and Bachelorette Party Ideas in Metro Detroit

From wine tastings and cooking classes, to ax throwing and improv, step outside the box with these bachelor and bachelorette party ideas. By Allison Jacobs Staying close to home for your bachelor or bachelorette party? From casinos and spas to top-notch restaurants and entertainment, Metro Detroit is the place to celebrate. For an area with so much to do, indulge in a night (or day) out before you say “I do!” 1. The Beverage Connoisseur .....
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Love Stories TV Offers Wedding Ideas and Inspiration

Rachel Jo Silver found an untapped market in the wedding industry. She started Love Stories TV to inspire brides through wedding videos.  By Karleigh M. Stone Photos provided by Rachel Jo Silver Weddings — many people can’t get enough of them. For some, it’s “the look.” The expression on the groom’s face at the first glimpse of his beautiful bride. For others, it’s the heartfelt sentiments recited in the couple’s vows. Then, there a.....
Keasha Rigsby

Keasha Rigsby Brings Beautiful Bridal to Detroit

Former “Say Yes to the Dress” consultant Keasha Rigsby brings her own bridal salon, Beautiful Bridal, to Detroit in the historic Bagley Mansion. By Susan Peck Photography by Viviana Pernot Taking in the sights of the city streets downtown, Keasha Rigsby held back tears. Visiting friends in Detroit several years ago, the bridal fashion expert and native New Yorker felt the pain the city had endured. “My family and I came in just before the re.....
Five Favorite Wedding Videos

Rachel Jo Silver’s Favorite Wedding Videos

Love Stories TV founder Rachel Jo Silver shares her five favorite wedding videos of all time.  Huntington Woods native Rachel Jo Silver founded her company Love Stories TV in 2016 for couples to view and share wedding videos. She shares with SEEN five of her favorites.  1. Zainob + Mathew | The Brothers Martens .....