summer weddings

July Real Bride | Lori and Bill Bork

Hello July! We can't believe June has come and gone so fast but with a new month comes a new Once Upon A Time Weddings bridal shop Real Bride! We are so excited to share Lori and Bill Bork's sweet, down to earth wedding story with you all this month! Today, we are chatting about their love story.

How did the two of you meet?

"At a Halloween party."

How'd you know your fiancé was the one?

"His eyes lit up and he smiled huge when he looked at me."
We can just see the love in Lori's eyes. 😍

We can just see the love in Lori's eyes. 😍

How did your fiancé propose?

"In his vehicle after a family Christmas get together."

Next week we will be chatting all about how Lori said yes to the dress just 2 months before her wedding day!

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Wedding Inspiration - Summer Weddings.

As the summer wraps up and we begin gearing up for our busy fall season {AKA bridal show season} we wanted to take a few minutes and share some of our favourite ideas for an elegant summer wedding.  Summer weddings can be so much fun.

We ADORE these prints for a fun summer wedding.  Whether you go long or short, you really can't go wrong with a soft, delicate print.

We ADORE these prints for a fun summer wedding.  Whether you go long or short, you really can't go wrong with a soft, delicate print.

This naked wedding cake is perfect for a relaxed summer wedding.

This naked wedding cake is perfect for a relaxed summer wedding.

Don't forget to have lots of liquids available in case of a hot, humid day.  You could even have them in your wedding colors.

Don't forget to have lots of liquids available in case of a hot, humid day.  You could even have them in your wedding colors.

If the festivities are outside, don't forget a little sunscreen, bug spray station.  Your guests will be ever grateful.

If the festivities are outside, don't forget a little sunscreen, bug spray station.  Your guests will be ever grateful.

Isn't it amazing how some of the greatest ideas you see, are also the easiest and most cost effective.  Love this for an outdoor, summer wedding.

Isn't it amazing how some of the greatest ideas you see, are also the easiest and most cost effective.  Love this for an outdoor, summer wedding.

This flowy chiffon gown is perfect for a summer wedding.  With just a touch of lace & adding a touch of sparkle, you combine comfort with elegance.  This gown is sold exclusively at Once Upon A Time Weddings.

This flowy chiffon gown is perfect for a summer wedding.  With just a touch of lace & adding a touch of sparkle, you combine comfort with elegance.  This gown is sold exclusively at Once Upon A Time Weddings.

This updo with a few small flowers is the perfect summer wedding hairstyle.

This updo with a few small flowers is the perfect summer wedding hairstyle.

Whatever season you are planning your big day in, Once Upon A Time Weddings would love to walk with you through your gown shopping experience.  Click here to book an appointment.