Three Things We Can Learn from Meghan and Harry

The time leading up to your wedding day should be the happiest time of your life. The stress of planning, however, can easily put a damper on the romance of your big day. Don’t let it get to the point where you spend more time with your to-do list than your fiancé — take a page out of the newly-official Royal Couple’s book in order to enjoy every moment leading up to your day. Okay, so you may not *officially* [...]

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Wedding Planning: Let’s Get Down to Business

Way down the road into your happily ever after, you and your spouse will both look back at your wedding and reminisce – and not just about the big day, but also about all of the big moments leading up to it. So why not get this year started off with a bang of productivity in order to reduce last minute stress and allow yourself to enjoy every second?Nail Down the Weekend-Of Logistics You’ve already made major headway into planning [...]

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How to Create the Perfect Wedding Reception Table Décor

Your wedding reception is likely going to be the highlight of your wedding day. The ceremony is over and probably some of the stress is now gone and you and your guests are ready to party! Planning your wedding reception is very much like planning a party . . . probably the most important party you’ll ever plan. Most of us want our guests to say “Wow” when they enter the reception venue and see the dinner tables decorated to [...]

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Milk and Cookies for Your Wedding Reception

Your wedding reception guests have been treated to a fabulous evening. The food and drinks were perfection. Now it is almost time for everyone to go home and they need a special treat before departing. So, what do you give them …. How about Milk and Cookies! Milk and cookies are “on trend” for weddings and are perfect for the more casual weddings that are so popular. But don’t rule this treat out for more formal affairs! Milk and cookies can be an elegant wedding [...]

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How to Make Tissue Paper Pom-Poms

Tissue paper Pom-Poms add a festive flair to a wedding and reception. They are very easy to make and at a cost of under $5, you will get a lot of bang for your buck. If you want to make decorative pom-poms, I’ve put together detailed instructions for you below. I have found that they turn out looking great, even if you don’t do a perfect job of folding, cutting, etc.Before you begin, you’ll need the following supplies: 1.  Sharp scissors to trim the ends of the [...]

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Pom-Poms for Festive Wedding Décor

If you want to add an instant festive air and lots of pizzazz to your wedding ceremony and reception, do it with pom-poms! Pom-Poms are a simple DIY project made from tissue paper and they are very easy and inexpensive to make. There are many ways that pom-poms can be added to a wedding décor. The photos below will give you some inspiration, as well as our Wedding Lanterns and Pom-Poms Pinterest Board. Pom-Poms make inexpensive and colorful aisle markers. Pom-Poms and lanterns add a riot [...]

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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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