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This and That : a save the date video, Michelle Rahn's shop + more

A Chicago Save the Date Wedding Video Trailer
I'm going to be honest and admit that I don't typically posts videos on my blog as I just don't often come across ones that I REALLY fall in love with. But, today is the day that I have one for you - this couple wanted a video to announce their wedding date to friends and family. And, I LOVE this video from Delack Media Group - it's clever, it's cute and original. So here you go . . .

*** FASHION ***

Michelle Rahn launches her east coast "pop up shop"
February 24-27, 2011 at New York’s esteemed Wedding Library
The event features a trunk show and designer appearance including Michelle Rahn’s gorgeous collection of gowns and jaw dropping Swarovski crystal belts and accessories, plus the brand new collection for next season. The designer will be meeting and consulting personally (by appointment) with brides helping them shop the collection, styling their bridal look, and offering design tweaks to the collection gowns including silhouette, fabric, beading, and embellishment, allowing brides to create a gown perfectly suited to their taste and wedding style. Brides will also enjoy 10% off exclusively during the trunk show.

Vogue Eyewear Launches new “Love Vogue” collection
The new collection from Vogue Eyewear is a perfect gift for bridesmaids {priced at under $100}. The new collection features an ‘80s-inspired frame and slightly elongated silhouette that’s right on trend for the upcoming Spring and Summer seasons. There are six different colors and beautiful packaging.



Postcards & Pretties : Free Wedding Photography Package
Also included in the package is a free engagement or day after session as well. Chris has teamed up with 13:13 Photography and the giveaway is open to all readers {even international ones}.

Win a Dream Caribbean Honeymoon or Rent for a Year
From, you simply submit a 1 minute video or 250 word essay describing their New American Dream and you could win a terrific grand prize {rent for a year} or a wonderful honeymoon in the Caribbean. Entries will be accepted from February 14, 2011 until May 2, 2011.

Win a $100,000 Wedding by Celeb Wedding Planner 
Crate and Barrel announces its second Ultimate Wedding Contest, which offers engaged couples a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win the wedding of their dreams – designed by celebrity wedding planner, Yifat Oren, and valued at over $100,000!


*** SPECIALS ***

JS Photography is offering FREE engagement sessions to couples who reserve their wedding date with them by February 28, 2011. regularly $195+ for these 60-90 minute sessions

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