White Mt Bridal Show on March 22!


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Gatsby Wedding


  Gatsby-era wedding style is still popular all over the country. Lakes Region Bride gathered a group of wedding pros together to highlight the flapper style that pulls out all the stops. When we saw this gorgeous private residence we knew it was the perfect location for a day of wedding style ala flapper/Gatsby/champagne with a nod to the silent movie era. Wedding pros: Lady of the Lake fashions/jewelry; Hair Style by Jessica hair/makeup; Kim Keyes Photography; Dandelion … [Read more...]

Lakeside Bridal Show Grand Prize!


Spice up your romance with a one night stay for two at the incredible Adventure Suites in North Conway NH and $100 in cash! The grand prize for the Sunday, Feb. 22 Lakeside Bridal Show at the Margate, Laconia, NH will be a one-night stay for two in the Adventure Suite's NY Penthouse. And...we are including $100 in cash as part of the grand prize! The NY Penthouse offers 2 person Jacuzzi, fireplace, heated floors, martini bar, putting green and private deck. Includes breakfast, unlimited movies … [Read more...]

Beautiful Bouquets


  Katarina Reisch has a knack for taking ribbons and jewelry and creating unique, sparkling and gorgeous bouquets for brides-to-be looking for something a bit different for their wedding. Having perfected silk bouquets with vintage and costume jewelry, Katarina now offers custom bouquets for weddings and events. Got some beloved family jewelry? Katarina can add it to the custom bouquet. Visit / contact her at Ks Bouquets on Facebook!      … [Read more...]

Hey Newly Engaged Brides!


    If you just got engaged over the holidays or have been engaged for a bit and are in the wedding planning process, plan to attend our upcoming boutique wedding shows. Start things off right at the Lakeside Bridal Show, Margate, Laconia on Sunday, Feb. 22 at noon. We'll offer some beautiful table designs by divine inspirations! (with knock-your-socks-off color choices!), floral designs, gowns galore, free updo and makeup ideas, photographers, cakes (so delicious!) and more! … [Read more...]

Coming Right Up in 2015!


Brides-to-be that are knee-deep in the wedding planning process or those that are just beginning to plan will be oh so happy with the 2015 issue of Lakes Region Bride magazine. The new issue will be out in January and will feature lots of Lakes Region area venues, wedding ideas, flowers, gowns and a lot more. Watch for more in the coming weeks.                                                            J Harper Photo (above)   … [Read more...]

Floral Heaven at Fernwood Farm

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Owning and residing at Fernwood Farm in Gilmanton, NH seems to have been meant to be. Says owner Paula Gilman, “This property has been in my family for over 100 years, but to actually purchase this one parcel was nearly a 40 year quest. For nearly 40 years I owned 1/25 of the parcel of land. Finally, I purchased it from extended family on February 29, 2000. If it had not been Leap Year it would have been March 1, 2000, the date of my Grandmother’s birthday and this was her land. After clearing … [Read more...]

Wooded Wedding


  Philbrick Photography The idea of a wedding in the woods has been an obsession with us for months and we invited a creative teams of top wedding professionals to bring our vision to life last summer. Everything was set but a late summer rain storm brought plans to a halt. We quickly rethought the idea and the team stepped in with some great ideas when we said, "Let's do it in November when the air is sharp, the leaves are off the trees, the sky is blustery...and let's play up the … [Read more...]

White Mountain DIY Wedding


Tearyn and Jamie Date of Engagement: July 7, 2012 Date of Wedding: June 28, 2014 Images by Jordan Luciano of Anne Skidmore Photography, North Conway, NH  “I spent a lot of time planning our wedding; the last year leading up to the wedding I spent almost everyday planning and researching for the big day. Because we chose to make everything ourselves, including the invitations and all the decor, a lot of time had to go into the planning,” explains recently married Tearyn of her … [Read more...]

Brides & Brunch at White Mt Hotel Nov. 2


  Planning (or dreaming of) a White Mt. wedding? We have just the thing to make your dreams a reality - the Brides & Brunch bridal show at the beautiful White Mountain Hotel and Resort in N. Conway. The bridal show will be held on Sunday, Nov. 2 and the hotel is offering a special discounted price for brunch for show attendees. The brunch is normally $19.00 per person and show attendees can indulge in the brunch for just $15.00. After starting the day with brunch, head into the … [Read more...]