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Colin Cowie’s 5 Tips for Summer Weddings

Posted on March 15, 2017 by New Jersey Bride

With all this snow on the ground, the thought of a summer wedding just doesn’t seem possible. But for all of you summer brides, you KNOW your summer wedding is right around the corner! We’re sure you’re putting all the final touches into place—so make sure you haven’t overlooked these great tips and last-minute details from Colin Cowie for your summer wedding.

1. For brides and wedding guests, choose to style your hair in an up-do instead of styling your hair down. Bonus: Add pair of sparkling diamond stud or diamond drop earrings that will dazzle and complement your up-do.

Colin Cowie for Blue Nile wedding earrings

Kate and Jeffrey Brave The Storm at Their Backyard Wedding

2. Provide lots of shade for guests to cool down, such as a gorgeous tent or chic umbrella favors.


3. In addition to your signature drinks, add beverage stations so that every guest can stay hydrated and happy!


New Jersey Bride—tropical-wedding-bouquet

4. To keep your bouquet looking fresh, store it in a refrigerator until right before the ceremony.

Colin Cowie for Blue Nile yellow diamond ring.

Colin Cowie for Blue Nile morganite wedding necklaceColin Cowie for Blue Nile sapphire wedding necklace

5. Bring the colors of summer to your wedding jewelry by donning a yellow diamond ringmorganite necklace, or sapphire pendant. Bonus: Yellow gold and diamonds are another great way to bring warmth and color to your wedding-day ensemble, like geometric-inspired pieces from Colin Cowie’s fine jewelry collection.

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