Bridesmaid Flask

Buy your Bridesmaid Gifts at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

All of us at Hera have scoured the entirety of the Nordstrom Anniversary sale to hunt down the best bridesmaid gifts so you don’t have to! The sale is currently open to Nordstrom card members but opens up to everyone else on July 22nd. Take advantage of these hot finds before the sale ends!

We’ve gathered up the perfect gifts to not only ask your best gals to be part of your wedding, but also some gift ideas for the day of.

Pop the question:

With these adorable flasks

Bridesmaid Flask MOH flask

Or this jumbo wine glass

Bridesmaid Wine glass

Gifts for the day of the wedding:

Monogram Cosmetics Case

Monogram Tote - Black Monogram Cosmetics Case - Blue Monogram Cosmetics Case - Green

Monogram Canvas Tote

Monogram Canvas Tote  Monogram Canvas Tote - Silver

 

Candles

Candle PinkCandle BlueCandle Grey

Travel Jewelry Case and pair it with a Dogeared Bridesmaid Necklace

Zip Jewelry Case Open

A ceramic mug that reminds your girls how grateful you are to have them in your life!

Mug

A monogrammed wine trough – give them a bottle of your favorite wine to go with it!

Monogram Wine Trough.jpg

Sticking with the wine theme…

Wine Glass

And these too..

Tipsy Wine Glass.jpg

Or these perfect champagne flutes

Chapagne flute.jpg

A Turkish throw in this neutral color that will surely go with their decor

Turkish Throw.jpg

Matching Bra and Panties (Natori is one of our favorite brands – order one cup size up with this bra as it runs a bit small)

Natori Bra  Natori Panties

 

Perfect Proposals

2015 was an amazing year for proposals and we’ve rounded up some of the most romantic and amazing stories from HowHeAsked.com

  1. A helicopter proposalimage238-700x467.jpeg

2. Golden Gate Bridge Proposal

image436-700x460.jpeg

3. Surprise Proposal in Central Park

003_IHNY_KelseyChris_003-700x467.jpg

4. A Rustic Proposal

image137-700x467.jpg

5. A Skydiving Proposal

10390071_10153016960731239_6171725259439758467_n-700x525.jpg

6. A Paris Proposal

KTandJordan-3-700x1023.jpg

7. A Snowy Proposal

12311253_10153762640794414_7170717639108042004_n-700x467.jpg

8. A Puppy Proposal

18719_10153943205698858_8532206909554694660_n.jpg

9. A Festive & Bright Proposal

10854231_10152699203078551_5165910130093438189_o.jpg

10. An Epic Northern Lights Proposal

IMG_1130-700x394.jpg

Share your #ProposalStory with us in the comments below!

 

Picture Perfect Wedding Locations

You’ve always wanted your wedding to be straight out of a fairytale! From the sparkling white dress to the gorgeous bouquet, you’ve got all the little details covered. Except one thing. The location.

A wedding location can really set the tone of the whole event, and in some cases it can even determine the theme. But with so many gorgeous backdrops to choose from, how are you supposed to make a decision?

We’re here to help! We’ve narrowed down our favorite wedding locations so you don’t have to!

A Shabby Chic Landmark.

ec7274284b7bff55e4776b541b4cc25c.jpg

source: cutediyprojects.com

An Amazing View.

CVU5Lb9UkAA0ngZ.jpg

source: bellethemagazine.com

A Rustic Ranch.

89fb62c1d582dea0221aa6ffb13dfe44.jpg

source: weddingchicks.com

The Beach.

48c2c813429f903ac928ca8597a41f71.jpg

source: theverylastdetail

The Outdoors.

4fc80a6749f66e61fa10c1d8a3e95a1c.jpg

source: country living.com

A Library.

4c5c71a07e27a4130d5d86f55cb0e4fa.jpg

source: stylemepretty

Your Favorite Museum.

f79e1012a9aedf225fcfdc1515ee6e07.jpg

source: stylemepretty

What’s your dream wedding location?

Winter Wedding Bouquets

Whether you like dusty rose or deep burgundy, your winter bouquet can be everything you dreamt it would be! There are so many different combinations of colors and flowers that reflect the changing of the seasons! From incorporating We’ve compiled some of your most favorite ideas below!

3dfa5efe59e48124d85bed5d7e8f3e56

source: projectwedding.com

2b68441007046ff6f4344066750c8865.jpg

source: prometheus-one

37cd3729ce8b463ff02d3c5d11aa7595.jpg

source: happywedd.com

90c8e95e3a2a6aced24849ea0c2a439b.jpg

source: mywedding.com

3f188533749741f11f63af4826ba77aa.jpg

source: rockmywedding

76a885a924ca8c60346d3619bba2ff09.jpg

source: ruffledblog

547793a2835e79c2db4bb0ecf37cb2c1.jpg

source: weddingsuveiled 

e41a2a54a84b424d5f8458dd499a82cb.jpg

source: sortra

DIY Wedding Decorations

IKEA is your best friend!

These gorgeous gold candles can be made with IKEA candles & candle holders, gold spray paint and your choice of glitter!

d460cdc36be59484c885bf727f2a8693.jpg

Give some IKEA lanterns a new color and let them light the way!

enhanced-20479-1430394762-14.jpg

Personalization doesn’t have to be expensive!

Want to add some personal touches to your wedding without breaking the bank? Stencils are great if you don’t have the neatest handwriting!

1eec23b6a38e37867f49e4ad94e8ff7b.jpg

Hot glue guns are necessary! 

Making a photo booth backdrop is nothing more than your favorite color combination of ribbon and a little glue! Mix and match colors to give it some depth! It’s that easy!

14a89ae039e5887af66ef65dd362612e

It’s the little things! 

Instantly transform any container from boring and drab to rustic with a little twine or rope!

34293b5238baefb0389cc549d6817c31.jpg

Don’t forget the dollar store!

Use these dollar store vases to add a little sparkle to your big day! Just add glitter and done!

6a15aec4d5b08298cba0d8e0a3b790d8

Table numbers can be made from crafting essentials!

Whether glitter is your thing or you prefer a more subtle style, everything you need for all your table numbers can be found at a craft store! Foam, wood, plastic. No one will know what lies beneath your personal touches!

9f4c653a1f1883ea34dfc2594fc29eb2.jpg

282207d79fac3c95d567e6993068c29b.jpg

What are your favorite DIY wedding ideas?

Jewelry Your Bridal Party Will Love & Pop Up Shop GIVEAWAY!

Thank your bridal party for being there with you every step of the way with these beautiful Dogeared necklaces. We love their simple and dainty design, perfect to wear on the big day and every day that follows!

For the Maid of Honor.

“Make a wish and put on your necklace. Thank you for all you’ve done to make this day unforgettable. You have a very special place in my wedding and in my heart… wear your necklace as a reminder that I love you.”

 f2501082b42d15efc6431e01df0c88a6

8b6fc7e36e624eda847ccbb07549eaf3

c6ef49dd6cfae17a7a13e1842994b1b9

For Your Bridesmaids.

“Make a wish and put on your necklace. I am so grateful for your presence in my life. thank you for standing with me on this special day, as you have so many times before!”

85597499b8ea9288031124c193718246

3c139be32251534f39ec44ab18c3d4a9

f3aa868ffa5aa01546f8ea68ce26d4ff

For Your Flower Girl.

“Make a wish and put on your necklace. Thank you for leading the way down the aisle and sharing this special day with us. Wear your necklace as a reminder that we love you!”

308b9b44765576b4fc0933576bd19034

6c77a8eb5af7a97c5e64a2e8b1d8ff2d

GIVEAWAY!

“A happy life is not built upon the goal of perfection, but balance.”

Stop by our Pop Up Shop at Simply Smashing in Campball, California for your chance to win this gorgeous balance bar Dogeared necklace and to try on our designer bridesmaids dresses before you place your rental order!

For more details, visit herarentals.com

CTkqpqVVEAAmwAK.png-large

Wedding Sweets & Treats

There’s no doubt that weddings are all about the food! From the sweet treats to the big reveal of the cake, we’ve got you covered with some of our favorite dessert inspiration!

THE CAKE. 

cb01d8153230ca4ea77b4b30648a7fba

source: MODwedding

e3ccb9367914cfcd66063d77db54d88d

source: style

d996c936effcfc616f8276a1d2adf0e8

source: MODwedding

3c2ec975ff14efef2c8f2f007838583c

source: brides.com

3958dd49708dc3c332df92e5fcfa2723

source: MODwedding

SWEETS & TREATS.

9c3cff9dd110a51b5bc87a3bac558046

source: elizabethanndesigns

6ee2201606aa563b67c0267f5ac566ce

source:IfTheRingFits

d11ab3029adc07a37ce427bfdef766d8

source: MarinoldCakes

30c012a38cf461d89358e5ed2381a1fd

source: weddingomania

647ab2756677152b303f578887180a0f

source: stylemepretty

What’s your favorite dessert to eat at a wedding?

Wedding Hairstyle Ideas For All Hair Types!

You’ve got the dress and the shoes but now it’s time for the finishing touch- the hair! Whether you’re the bride, maid of honor, bridesmaid, or mother of the bride, these hairstyles are sure to stun on the big day and can be worn by nearly all lengths!

Half Up Half Down: This is the perfect style for someone who wants the elegance of an updo but loves to show off the length of her beautiful locks too. The half up, half down style is very versatile and can be done in so many different ways from wraparound braids to an fun twist. Whether long or short, this style looks great  straight or tousled with waves and curls, perfect for any wedding!

pretty-half-up-half-down-brial-hairstyle-with-braids

68d9435efc031c7ee1bad1b025f571d0

rustic-wavy-half-up-half-down-wedding-hairstyle-with-flowers

183635b0efe986283b4cb3bd45ee16a8

561bf13e3bb8519c9f1a1ebaa03ea65e

Sleek Updos: If you’re looking for a classic, traditional wedding look, an updo is the go-to style! It will last all day and look timeless in photos, not to mention it’ll keep your hair out of your face and won’t need touching up! These gorgeous updos can even be personalized when paired with a hairpiece or some flowers!

253b7c426dc8c9176aca8fe2f3bd6e4f

1c9939f9c9eac96e974a7110a146ef5a

princess-wedding-bridal-updo-hairstyle-with-headpieces

1b7a3e20c918b0fc5c8e7a5532f11bb6

f24dd679455a70602ae52add95d9f9b0

Hair Down: Leaving your hair down gives off a simple, old Hollywood glamour vibe! This va-va-voom look works best if your hair can hold curls or waves for a longer period of time. Your photos will look effortlessly beautiful for years to come!

a7f5b59ec9d5bf9ff3c4a1329baa14d7

e895b77584e910d91876359af138601b

978c0d5756b33eead04eb64e9332b7a7

57efea22ab45f3bf28f5a3c0399989b0

f73219109a3a28315bc04114c773df6e

Beautiful Braids: French, fishtail, waterfall, dutch- these are all some of the different styles of braids that would look lovely at a wedding! Braids are so versatile and can be tweaked for your individual style!

fb10b4b0eaeef81ed1cc771bf52f0b8c

56026adfce73ccc776360a9bae59ac3d

512ebe41d7238c3a39e2e98845bdfedb

70f36e02775eb1dc163fa3a8e8c58c1d