choosing a wedding venue

Four Questions to Ask Before You Choose a Wedding Venue

Even if you’ve always dreamed of getting married at one specific place, consider these details before setting a date. What is specifically included with the venue rental, and what do I have to provide on my own? You’ll be surprised at just how many aspects of your wedding there are to coordinate – lighting, catering, beverages, music, transportation, tables and chairs – and those are just the big things. Every venue handles what they provide completely differently, and while providing your [...]

wedding invitations

Wedding Invitations: Start the Party Off Right

Long before the flowers are arranged, the photographer arrives and the white dress is buttoned up, the tone of your wedding has already been set. Your Wedding Invitations are your guests’ first impression of the tone of your big day, so we’ve provided a few tips to make sure that you get it just right. Black Tie or Beach Khakis Picture an invitation written in a formal script font with gold embellishments, wrapped up in black satin ribbon – doesn’t exactly [...]


Four Questions Every Couple Asks Themselves When Planning a Wedding

Besides the obvious, “why is planning a wedding so darn expensive?” we are here with a few words of wisdom to remind you that every bride and groom deals with similarly stressful issues – and to help talk you off the wedding planning ledge. Remember, this is supposed to be an exciting, magical experience – not something that makes you want to rip your hair out on the daily.  “Do we really have to invite crazy Aunt Josephine?” It depends. Sometimes, [...]

wedding tips and ideas

Wedding Day? Party: ON

Elegant gowns, cascading flowers, hair and makeup done to the nines – your wedding is YOUR day and you should totally own it like the glamourous rock star that you are. But, there’s one thing that you shouldn’t lose sight of with all of the theatrics, glitz and sophistication of your big day. Your wedding is, after all, one big party – a celebration of you beginning a life together with the one you love. Here’s a few ideas [...]


Four Accessories Every Bride Needs on Her Big Day

We don’t want you to forget any of the small details as you untangle your way through the chaos of wedding planning. These four must-have accessories are sure to make your big day even more special – and a little bit less stressful to boot! Stylish Champagne Flutes There’s no doubt you’ll be sipping plenty of bubbly the morning of your wedding day – so make sure to do it in style! Engraved with your names and wedding date, these wedding [...]


Wedding Planning Crunch Time: Don’t Forget These Four Things

The combination of anticipation and stress you’re likely feeling leading up to your big day can certainly be overwhelming. The smaller details can often fall by the wayside, especially as you’re distracted by your less-than-perfect dress fitting. But we’ve got you girl – we’re here with a few small details that will help the best day of your lives go off without a hitch. Big Day Breakfast With hair and makeup starting at 8am, the photographer arriving at noon and cocktail [...]

wedding planning tips

Five Ways to Use Giant Balloons in Your Wedding Decorations

Balloons! The word can bring up all sorts of memories of days gone by … birthday parties, proms and other festive events! In this blog post the wedding balloon ideas I’ll be sharing are not those that you might remember from childhood birthday parties and high school proms. Instead, I’ll be sharing ways to use giant balloons, which can add a lot of visual appeal to your wedding décor. I will admit that balloons can at first seem like a [...]