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How to Choose Your Flowers & Florist

A deeply personal choice, flowers will reflect your own sense of style and also a bit of your wedding personality. Keep in mind, when choosing your wedding flowers there is no right or wrong choices. It is important to know what colors you are working with, the kind of look you are envisioning and what […]

Engaged? Now what?!

You said Yes! First off, Congratulations!
The are few things in life that are filled with such love as a wedding!

Before the exciting chaos begins, take the moment in…enjoy the bliss! “Engagement Do’s and Dont’s” start pretty much as you soon as you slip that beautiful ring on your finger.

CALL your loved ones first! As hard […]

Logistics, Planning|

Destinations

If you and your intended are like nearly 25 percent of couples today, a destination wedding may be in your future.For many brides and grooms, it’s a way to combine their honeymoons with their weddings. For others, it may be a necessity. Because so many couples today live thousands of miles away from their family […]

What is and is not appropriate when attending weddings?

You’ve most likely been to your fair share of weddings.  Not enough?  Too many?  Either way, let this post serve as a gentle reminder of what is and is not appropriate when attending weddings.

Wearing White … As the saying goes, “It’s the Bride’s Day”, so never ever wear white to a wedding unless white attire is specifically requested […]

Etiquette|

Savory or Sweet

As we enter the heart of wedding season, we have seen many brides and grooms choosing to offer their guests something extra later in the evening. We all know, that after being on the dance floor all night, our appetites start to crave a small bite, even after a great meal. With so many late night snack […]

Creative, Food|

Music For Your Ceremony. Make It Different.

Couples really do a lot to put their own personal spin on their wedding day. One of my favorite ways they do that is at the beginning with their ceremony. I think we’ve all seen and remember all the traditional wedding songs wedding parties walk down the aisle to. Of course Canon in D is […]

Ceremony|

Sound For Your Wedding Ceremony

On site ceremonies are a lot of fun and really make the wedding experience easier on friends and family, especially if they are from out of town. When the ceremony takes place at the same location as the reception, couples have one extra thing to consider and it’s something that comes up in our meetings […]

Ceremony|

How Long Should Your Wedding Be?

The length of a wedding is always an important factor for its overall success.  The reality is, your wedding day is going to be one of the best experiences of your lives.  You will wish it wasn’t over and your friends and family will have an amazing night out celebrating with you.

Have you ever gone […]

Logistics, Timeline|

Personalizing Your Wedding Cake

We’ve all seen pictures of our parents’ wedding cake. Generally, they all look the same, right? White frosting piped in swags and scrolls, lots of frosting flowers, pillars and columns, etc. Not so with today’s wedding cakes. As they do with their weddings, many couples today look for unique ways to put their own “stamp” […]

Wedding Cakes|