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Martha Stewart — the reigning doyenne of all things lifestyle — can design a floral arrangement that could bring us to tears. Now, the media mogul's bridal site, Martha Stewart Weddings, is here to serve up some seriously mood-lifting wedding inspiration, whether you're about to walk down the aisle or not.
About seven years after meeting through a mutual friend (and groomsman), Becky Quach and Derek Masar made things official and got married. Their October 25, 2013, event in Austin was a destination wedding (the lovebirds reside in San Diego, where she’s an interior designer and he owns a visual-arts production company) and a fully DIY affair.
The modern celebration had a little Art Deco flair and plenty of personalized touches. The Austin locale was one such detail; the bride grew up visiting the city. The venue was another, as the bride and groom instantly fell in love with it. Barr Mansion has a history dating back to the late 1800s, beautiful grounds, and a modern glass-fronted ballroom that offered the ideal setting for their nuptials.
Now that the whirlwind of parties and events that dominated your December has come and gone, January may seem a bit low on glamour. But, even if your social agenda finds you lounging around in sweats, there's still plenty of gown-gawking to keep you busy. Hollywood awards season is in full swing, and stars are keeping us read
While the Oscars and the Golden Globes are all about full-on glitz and glamour, the Screen Actors Guild Awards tend to be a more understated affair for celebs when it comes to hair and makeup —well, as understated as red carpet beauty can be. Elegance and minimalism are the name of the game here. But, that read