Karl Lagerfeld’s Ring Collection at Robbins Brothers-Houston

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By Robyn Alright

The music was bumpin’, the champagne was flowin’ and the rings were blingin’ at the unveiling of Karl Lagerfeld’s wedding ring collection. The atmosphere had an exciting vibe that matched the vibrancy of Lagerfeld’s stunning designs. His collection is limited to 30 stores in the United States. Robbins Brothers is one of the exclusive stores to carry the brand and they are the only ones in Houston.



Lagerfeld, a renowned fashion designer, created a collection that is sure to please a wide variety of brides. His use of patterns and shapes creates designs that are appealing, elegant and edgy.  Using Paris as his muse, Lagerfeld’s creations show elements of French architecture including the illustrious Eiffel Tower.  In short, the designs are glorious.



Fashion editor, Joy Sewing was present to conduct a raffle drawing at the event. One lucky lady walked away with an adorable Karl Lagerfeld purse!


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If you are in the market for a ring, Robbins Brothers is worth a visit. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and ready to assist. For more information about the Lagerfeld collection, visit www.robbinsbrothers.com/houston-loop.


Houston Wedding Showcase Recap


By Robyn Alright

The Houston Wedding Showcase gathers the hottest bridal vendors in Houston. Under one roof, a bride is sure to find everything for the perfect wedding!  Rockymae.com was in the mix at NRG Center for this elegant and entertaining bridal convention. Take a look at some of our fantastic finds!

Parvani Vida
Parvani Vida is an upscale bridal boutique that houses some of the most luxurious gowns you’ve ever laid eyes on. This 6,000 square-foot bridal salon is like a wonderland filled with angelic dresses. Established in 2003, it has set the standard for couture bridal.

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Jeannie Phuong is the talented designer at Parvani Vida who turns dreams into reality. With over 30 years of experience, she is capable of creating extraordinary gowns. To see some of these exquisite creations, visit www.parvanivida.com.


Renegade Custom Designs
Not every bride wants a traditional wedding dress. More brides are opting for color, uniqueness and pizazz! If this sounds like you or someone you know, Renegade Custom Designs is worth a look.

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Natalie is the creative genius behind Renegade Custom Designs. She creates the most astonishing custom gowns for brides who want to push the envelope when it comes to bridal fashion. Natalie enjoys helping brides display their personalities in a way that is distinctive and sophisticated. Do yourself a favor and check out her work at www.renegadebridal.com.


Sweet Delights Wedding Cakes
A wedding without cake is like a zebra without stipes. It simply is not complete! Sweet Delights Wedding Cakes is the go-to place to complete your wedding celebration. This company has been around for over 25 years and has been featured on the Rachel Ray Show.  They specialize in custom cakes and believe in making your day special.

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Not only are the cakes beautiful, they are absolutely delicious! With over 15 flavors to choose from, there is enough variety to keep everyone happy. View these breathtaking cakes for yourself at www.sweetdelights.info .


Ruby Ribbon
Ladies, let’s be honest. On occasion, we may need a little assistance controlling the parts of us that jiggle. Every woman wants all the support she can get on her wedding day. Ruby Ribbon to the rescue!

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Ruby Ribbon is a shapewear company that helps women control their curves. Their products help to smooth you out and tuck you in without feeling discomfort. Not only does Ruby Ribbon provide excellent shapewear, the company has a line of slimming swimwear that would be perfect for a honeymoon at the beach. See their entire collection at www.rubyribbon.com/CaitlinRochow . Caitlin is an enthusiastic representative and she is ready to assist.


Third Coast

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Nestled in the heart of the Texas Medical Center, Third Coast is an elegant venue that is sure to satisfy any bride. This spacious venue offers a wide variety of culinary delights. Formerly known as Trevisio, Third Coast has recently renovated its dining space which includes private dining rooms and an outdoor terrace. To say that Third Coast is impressive is an understatement. See more at www.thirdcoasthouston.com.


RSVP Studios
Capture the precious moments of the big day with photography services from RSVP Studios.  Scott Villalobos is a wedding photographer whose work has been featured in major bridal magazines. His images are classic and romantic. A picture is worth a thousand words and Scott is dedicated to telling your wedding story.

As a member of the PPA (Professional Photographers of America), photography is Scott’s absolute passion. View his remarkable work at www.rsvpstudios.com.

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Flash Wedding
Imagine that you are a bride on a budget. You want a nice ceremony, but you don’t want to spend thousands dollars. You don’t mind going to the courthouse, but you want something with a little more class. The solution: Flash Weddings!  Get married in a flash with Flash Weddings! This company is an inexpensive alternative for the bride that wants something quick and easy.


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With prices starting at $800, the bride receives an event coordinator, officiant, photographer and a flower bouquet. Depending on your needs, they are ready to plan and execute your wedding in 72 hours! Flash Weddings has flexible plans to fit the needs of almost any bride. Learn more about this innovative company at www.flashweddings.wixsite.com/flashus .


Signature Sipz
Every bride knows that they should have something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue! Signature Sipz helps by providing Something Blue beverages for the special day. They have over 50 blue flavors to serve as your signature drink. Flavors include Blue Bahama Mama, Blue Sunrise and Blue Mary Jane. They are ready to help you create the perfect cocktail drink and can provide bartenders or a human cocktail! Find out more at www.signaturesipzinc.com.

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To conclude, the Houston Wedding Showcase was a blast. The next showcase will take place on October 22, 2017. Don’t miss this marvelous event! See more information at www.houstonweddingshowcase.com