October 06, 2015

When brides are asked what the most daunting item was on their To-Do lists, they were quick to respond with the taxing guest list! Does the list really matter? Absolutely! As stated by the Huffington Post: They’re going to be in your wedding photos for the rest of your life, so you’d better make sure […]

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October 01, 2012

Hello happy bride-to-be, Did you know that one of the most important parts of finalizing your wedding day timeline is to finalize your wedding songs? You’ll need songs for your ceremony and songs for your reception.  For the ceremony, you may want music playing as your guests arrive, and special music for the different parts […]

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June 28, 2010

My husband and I just got back from a great trip down to the Bahamas where we stayed at the Sandals Royal Bahamian. Here we are at one of their large sea-side pools just before dinner on our first night. It was quite warm while we were there, but there were always tropical breezes, great […]

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June 04, 2010

I came across this cool idea for a keepsake of your wedding and just had to share! This framed wedding date is by a company called Frame the Date.   Two sisters photograph numbers during their travels and create commemorative framed dates.  It's a great gift idea, and best of all, you'll never have to […]

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May 29, 2010

(Photos courtesy of www.fiftyflowers.com) If you've ever considered creating your own floral bouquets for your wedding, we know of a company that offers wholesale fresh flowers with a huge selection of flower varieties and colors.  I hope our local florists (who we absolutely love working with, and who are incredibly talented!) won't mind us introducing […]

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May 06, 2010

(Photos courtesy of Indochino.com) A bride will spend an average of $1505 on a wedding dress, and a groom will spend an average of $100 on tuxedo rental, according surveys by the Bridal Association of America.  Why is it that a bride will spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on a wedding dress that she […]

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April 30, 2010

I came across some items for all of you "BLING-loving" brides out there.  The first thing that caught my attention was a bouquet that's a sparkly alternative to fresh flowers.  Crystals!  Simply Charming (simplycharming.com) is a company that offers lots of wedding accessory items. They have these great crystal bouquets:       Not only are these ideal for the BLING […]

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February 05, 2010

One of the first things I do with the brides I work with is help them get organized.  I always recommend that they have one spot for all of their wedding information.  Brides typically have lots of info on paper like magazine clippings, color swatches, vendor contracts, guest lists, phone numbers, and more.  Wedding information should be […]

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November 21, 2009

  Photo compliments of I Do Stream  It's always disappointing when certain family and friends can't attend a wedding.  Perhaps it's because of timing, or distance, or illness, or expenses, or some other uncontrollable reason.  But, thanks to modern technology, those loved ones can now be virtual guests and see your wedding LIVE from just about […]

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June 10, 2009

                                    (All photos courtesy of Raise the Cake) The cake table at a wedding reception is a big part of the decor.  We always seem to be picking out just the right linens for the wedding cake table and making the decision between a cake topper vs flowers…but, what about the cake stand?!  That's […]

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