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For that dream wedding dress, check out local bridal shops. It’s so much fun to shop around and browse through all the beautiful gowns. It’s usually one of the first things a bride thinks about when she gets engaged, and every woman has an idea of what she wants. Whether it’s traditional white or pale pink, strapless or long sleeved, short or long–you’ll have a great time trying on dresses until you find the one that says “Yes to the Dress!”

Jewelers provide the perfect wedding bling! After the engagement ring is chosen, brides and grooms-to-be will want to visit a local jeweler to pick out their wedding rings. There’s so much more to choose from today, especially in the groom’s ring. Materials such as tungsten and silicone are now being used, along with the traditional silver and gold. Bride’s rings have also come a long way, with rose gold now being an option. And you don’t have to settle for diamonds–many brides are choosing colorful gemstones for their wedding bands, such as rubies or sapphires.

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The bride will want to be pampered at a local hair and nail salon, along with her wedding party. Nail salons are found throughout the lakeshore, specializing in all types of manicures and pedicures. Acrylics, shellac, french–make your nails pop with a professional and relaxing manicure. Don’t forget the toes! Spa pedicures are all the rage, and make your feet soft and pretty. Once the nails are done, let one of the lakeshore’s experienced beauticians create an elegant up-do or style your hair that’s most flattering to you. You can even freshen your color or get extensions for your big day!

The groom will need to be outfitted in a tux or classy suit. Don’t forget to make appointments to find formal wear for the wedding party! You can easily rent from one of the lakeshore’s tux rental shops, where they provide the men with everything from the tie to the socks.