A New Twist on the Father-Daughter Wedding Dance

The Father-Daughter Wedding Dance has long been a part of wedding tradition. According to WedJ.com, the top 10 most popular father-daughter songs, compiled from actual requests are The Way you Look Tonight, My Girl, What a wonderful World, When you Say Nothing at All, How Sweet It Is, Unforgettable, My Wish, Tiny Dancer and Because You Loved Me. I hate to be negative, but that turn on the dance floor by the father and his “little girl” can sometimes come [...]

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Rustic Wedding – Is This Style For You?

For the bride and groom who just cannot picture themselves having a formal wedding or even a semi-formal affair, the Rustic Wedding, also called Country Chic, is an option that might fit perfectly. There are several ways to give a wedding the natural, rustic feel but the choice of venue is most important and will set the tone for the entire event. It would be somewhat futile to try to pull off a rustic wedding/reception inside a grand ballroom,  even if [...]

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For a “Wow Factor” at Your Reception – The Orchid Tree

Everyone loves orchids! Many of us enjoy small plants in our homes, which we may have purchased for a modest price while grocery shopping. We also see them, of course, in stunning wedding bouquets and mothers’ corsages. Lately, though, we are seeing Curly Willow branches and Manzanita trees decorated with orchids at wedding receptions.  These dazzling displays are used as centerpieces, on the escort/table card table or at the entrance to set the tone for a spectacular wedding reception. You may [...]

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Save-the-Date Cards … What’s Your Style?

Once you have your wedding date and place finalized, it’s time to start thinking about choosing your Save the Dates. If you are getting married over a holiday weekend or are having a destination wedding, it’s best to mail the Save the Dates about 8 months prior to the wedding; otherwise send about 6 months before the wedding. Sending Save the Dates is the perfect way to let those on your guest list know your wedding details, so they can put your special date on their [...]

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