Author: Sara Villaverde

Decisions, decisions

I’m positive you’ve heard this song before. Sing with me! “Sugar na na na na na ohhhh Honey Honey” :-) I’m sure by now you already know where this is heading, don’t you? Wedding cakes! The first thing you need to know is that wedding ...

A Whale’s Tooth, a Fistful of Almonds and Some Other Wedding Traditions

I really love discovering customs and traditions for weddings from other cultures and countries. In Spain we have some like tossing the bouquet, the first dance after the banquet and many more. But lately I’ve been researching different cultures an ...

Custom Made: something more than a work philosophy

We don’t believe in shinny words, we believe in in a well done job. That is why “Custom Made” would make no sense to me if I didn’t feel it is a reflection of myself and the perfect definition of our way of doing things. Custom Made define ...

NEW COLLECTION: CALA BRIDES FROM IBIZA

After the huge success that meant CALA Brides from Ibiza last season, we were eager to begin this new season. And the time has come! You can discover all the new models we designed for you. This one is a fresh collection, fun and bohemian. It’s ...

NEW VILLAIS CUSTOM MADE 2016 COLLECTION

Finally! After so much work in the past weeks… Here it is! Our Villais Custom Made Brides 2016 Collection. You couldn’t imagine the joy I feel to be able to show you our newest collections one more year. I always try to reinvent myself and aim ...

Survival Kit for Brides

Your big day is here! Your wedding takes place tomorrow. Everything is under control, double checked and ready to be perfect. But still, just in case, a person you trust (like your best friend or a sibling) should keep a survival kit at reach with al ...

6 Tips for the Day Before Your Wedding

The moments previous to your wedding are hectic! The preparation, the rehearsals, the guest list, the phone calls… But what’s your plan for the day before your wedding? Here are some advice so that you won’t forget anything and say goodbye to a ...

CALA Brides from Ibiza: season two

Same time last year we were about to launch our new brand CALA Brides from Ibiza. It was very exciting! A brand new collection inspired by the sea, the beaches and summer breeze. For me CALA meant the opportunity to express myself and experiment w ...

Coming Soon: Villais 2016 New Collection

Every Summer around these dates my nerves are on edge and great anticipation invades me. That tickling won’t go away until we release the new Villais Custom Made Brides and CALA Brides from Ibiza collections. How exciting! :-) I suppose it all c ...

A CUSTOM MADE CHOICE

One of the most frequent questions I got asked about CALA dresses is “Isn’t this dress meant for a beach wedding?” I always answer with a smile. When I imagine a new design I don’t do it regarding the place it should be used at. That’s a ...