The Bridal Brilliance Blog

DIY Photo Backdrops

DIY Photo Backdrops

We know you’re busy planning for your wedding, and you’ve likely spent a lot of time considering how you’ll entertain guests at your reception. After all, weddings are fun not only for the couple getting married but for all of their friends and family as well! During the reception, everyone gets to let loose and […]

Lauren Delker Photo

Lauren Delker Photo

Shoots at the Bonneville Salt Flats are some of my favorites! Lauren Delker Photo killed this one with warm light and movement like I’ve never seen before. {Vendor links below.} Photography: Lauren Delker Photo Florist: White Lily Lane HAMU: Karina Segura Model: Karina Segura & Ryan Gale  

Rachel Amy Photography

Rachel Amy Photography

Dress: Maggie Sottero – Melanie Photographer: Rachel Amy Photography Florals: White Lily Lane HMUA: Ardently by Katy Model: Instagram @treenbot  

Ashton #BridalBrillianceBride

Ashton #BridalBrillianceBride

These two grew up just a block away from each other! They fell in love and chose to make their childhood crush a forever commitment. We adore Ashton and Daniel and wish them the best of luck on this new journey. Their simple wedding and bridals are stunning and show the love and personality of […]

Wedding Signage Inspiration

Wedding Signage Inspiration

Hot trend alert! Beautiful wedding signage. You’ll love our top picks for any type of wedding – classic, modern, and trendy!

Vintage Wedding Display

Vintage Wedding Display

A display of old family photos is a great way to incorporate your heritage as you celebrate!

Short Wedding Hair Inspiration

Short Wedding Hair Inspiration

A must read for wedding hair inspiration for all of you brides with short hair! Great tips to help you on your big day!

Bridal Shop Diaries

Bridal Shop Diaries

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in a bridal store? We’re going to let you in on some of our favorite laughs and craziest stories! #bridalshopdiaries

Red Rock Weddings

Red Rock Weddings

Some of the most stunning wedding photos have come from Utah’s amazing landscape.

Wedding Thank You’s

Wedding Thank You’s

Learn how to write the perfect thank you, and all the proper etiquette you need to remember for your gifts!

Wedding Party Gifts

Wedding Party Gifts

Show your wedding party appreciation for their support in the preparations & celebration of your marriage!

Sequins + Wedding

Sequins + Wedding

Learn how to tastefully incorporate this new trend into your wedding for a glam look!

Changing Your Last Name

Changing Your Last Name

We’ve created a list of all the different places you will need to change your name, and where to get it done.

Watercolor Cakes

Watercolor Cakes

Have you seen the new trend for Spring brides? We love the whimsical look of watercolored wedding cakes!

Hannah Fine Photography

Hannah Fine Photography

Dress: Galina SWG605 Model and Makeup Artist: Nicole McConkie Floral Design: Ali Fredrickson Hair Professional: Rachelle Stevens Photographer: Hannah Fine Photography

Traditional Wedding Vows

Traditional Wedding Vows

Have you ever wondered where the lines “until death do us part” or “to love, honor, and cherish” come from?

Save Your Outdoor Wedding

Save Your Outdoor Wedding

There are no promises that the weather will cooperate, here are our ideas to save your outdoor wedding!

Floral Bridesmaid Dresses

Floral Bridesmaid Dresses

The newest and cutest trend for 2016 weddings is to get creative with your bridesmaid dress, and we are loving the floral bridesmaid dresses. they are all things whimsical and charming.

Kelsie EmM Photography 

Kelsie EmM Photography 

Vendors Dress: Galina PK3357 Designer & Photographer: Kelsie EmM Photography  HMUA: Syna Harris Cakes: Graceful Baker Invitations: Foil & Ink Florals & Table Decor: Dahlia Event Planning Location: Ogden Click Studio  Models: Janessa & Coleman Warren  

Wedding Hashtags

Using a wedding hashtag is a wonderful way to collect the photos from your guests for all of your wedding celebrations. We have a few DO's and DON'T's to get you started. DO: research your hashtag before your wedding. Make sure your no one else is using your hashtag,...

Wedding Registry Hacks

The wedding registry is such a fun part of your wedding! Here are our 5 wedding registry hacks to use so that you can get what you really want!

The Wedding Garter Tradition

The Wedding Garter Tradition

Have you ever wondered where the tradition of the wedding garter came from? We attended a wedding last week, and thought to ourselves, “There has to be something more to this tradition!”

Wedding Dinners

Wedding Dinners

Are you trying to keep your wedding small, but not sure how? We have seen a new trend popping up with a few of our brides – the wedding dinner.

5 Quick Wedding Tips

5 Quick Wedding Tips

We've learned a few things being around brides as often as we are. Today we thought we would share 5 quick things that we have learned and want to pass on to our amazing brides! Transportation of gifts after the reception - talk to someone (mom, sister, mother in-law)...

Abigail #BridalBrillianceBride

Abigail #BridalBrillianceBride

  Our very own bridal consultant Abigail Merrill recently got married this past October. We interviewed her and her mom about her wedding, and have included some of her amazing wedding photos. Let’s hear what they had to say about her adorable wedding! Photographer: Ashlee Anne Photography Baker: Kristin Avalos Cakes Flowers: We did them […]

Wedding Garland

While flower arrangements are important to any and all weddings, there is a new trend that is adding so much life to weddings – namely, the wedding garland

Perfect Chair Coverings

Perfect Chair Coverings

Have you ever attended a wedding and thought to yourself, “I think they had these same chair sashes at my senior Prom!”
Yes? Well, that’s exactly what we DON’T want.

Kristi Martin Photography

Kristi Martin Photography

  Bridal Gown: Bridal Brilliance Rentals Photography: Kristi Martin Photography Models: Sierra Thomas and Lyman Winn Hair: Designed by Jess Event Design: Designed by Jess Cake: Ye Olde Cupcake Shoppe Suit: John Varvatos

Patrick Romero #video

Patrick Romero #video

Click here to see images and vendors from this photo shoot. Featured Dress: Maggie Sottero | Geneva

Utah Bride Blog: FASHION FRIDAY

Utah Bride Blog: FASHION FRIDAY

Utah Bride Blog featured us on Fashion Friday last fall…we thought we’d take a little stroll down memory lane and dig up this article for you today! xo

Flower Crowns

Flower Crowns

A cute new trend that we have been loving are flower crowns! Such an adorable, whimsical, touch that you can add to dress up your hair. (P.S. You can still wear a veil!) 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 Obviously you can go big and bold or sweet and simple. Whatever suits your...

6 Tips of Your Dress Appointment

6 Tips of Your Dress Appointment

Wedding dress shopping is one of the first things that you do once you’ve got the ring on the finger; here are a few tips to help prepare you!

Babys Breath 5 Ways

Babys Breath 5 Ways

Babys Breath is not only for the barn wedding, but for any wedding that wants drama and glam for half the cost. Take a look at our Babys Breath inspiration!

Getaway Wedding Dress

Getaway Wedding Dress

You need a getaway wedding dress for when you ride off into the sunset and to your honeymoon with your new husband! But which one to choose?

Megan Lily Photography

Megan Lily Photography

            Concept & Stylist: Valerie Ljungberg, Bridal Brilliance Rentals Featured Gown: Lazaro 3151 Photography: Megan Lily Photography Hair & Makeup: Ashley Clair Artistry (ashleyclairartistry@gmail.com) Cake: Cakes by Darby

Krystal Atkinson Photography

Krystal Atkinson Photography

          Inspiration: “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue”. Dress: Bridal Brilliance Rentals Photographer: Krystal Atkinson Photography Model: Kylie Felter Hair and Makeup: Streamline Hair Design by Sam Assistant Hair: Hair by Sarah Schorr Florist: Floral Innovations by Raelyn Location: The Wellington Reception Center in Ogden

B. Beautiful Artistry

B. Beautiful Artistry

                    DRESS: Bridal Brilliance Rentals PHOTOGRAPHY: B. Beautiful Artistry HAIR & MAKEUP ARTIST: B. Beautiful Artistry FLOWERS: Dahlia Event Planning and Floral Design JEWELRY: Jerricks Fine Jewelry MODEL: COURTNEY      

Stephanie Sunderland Photography

Stephanie Sunderland Photography

Photography by: Stephanie Sunderland Photography Bouquet: Calie Rose Venue: Le Jardin Makeup: Stephanie Sunderland Hair: Jaclyn Davis Model: Kylee