No, this isn’t a list of the things you are already planning on doing, but these five things will help you enjoy your big day to the fullest.
It’s time for you to choose your bridal bouquet but where do you begin? Using a florist you trust is a good starting point and then having good communication with that florist increases the odds that you will be pleased with the final results. Being able to clearly express your preferences will help your florist create your dream bouquet. Sharing photos of what you like and don’t like will go a long way in making it perfectly clear what you want [...]
If you consider your dog to be a beloved member of your family, it is only natural that you would want to include him or her in your wedding day … one of the most important … and family oriented … days of your life. There are several ways that dogs can be included in wedding ceremonies. You may want your pooch to participate in the ceremony by having an official role as flower girl, ring bearer, bridesmaid or groomsman. [...]
A fun, new wedding trend is emerging …. wedding signs! It’s the perfect way to add a personal and creative touch to your wedding ceremony and reception. The style of the sign can range from rustic to shabby chic to elegant … from black and white to colorful. And is there anything cuter than a darling little boy or girl carrying a “Here Comes the Bride” sign. As shown in the collage below, signs can take a variety of styles and shapes to fit [...]
As your guests arrive at your ceremony and before they take their seats, they will likely survey the space and get their first glimpse of all your efforts to make the scene memorable and reflective of all the wedding festivities to come. One way to make the scene a “wow” is to use aisle markers. Back in the day, pews/aisles were only marked with a big satin bow with perhaps some tulle accents. Today, creative brides are using Mason jar vases, fabulous flowers, sprigs [...]
Once you slip into your wedding gown, the magic truly begins, so savor the time you spend trying on one stunning gown after another until you find theone. We’ve compiled some helpful hints to help make finding your gown as exciting and momentous as you’ve dreamed. Start your gown search after you, your fiancé and your families have agreed on the style of your wedding. Carry photographs of dresses you like, but remember that the time of day of the [...]
Never underestimate the beauty and charm of carefully chosen flowers. Even a single rose added to a place setting can guarantee a bit of magic and romance. Here are some tips for adding nature’s touch to your special day:Make your bouquet the “something blue” with a nosegay of sweet forget-me-nots.Explore locally grown flowers by visiting nearby gardens and nurseries.Don’t overlook herbs as beautiful partners with your favorite cut flowers.Have your attendants carry wreaths of flowers instead of traditional bouquets.Savor the simplicity [...]