Three Simple Steps for Wedding Day Success

Three Simple Steps for Wedding Day Success

If you really want to enjoy your wedding day, here’s a pro tip. Put your phone away. Better off, hand it off to someone you love!

If you want to ensure that your wedding day goes according to plan, and is as fun as can be, then there are a few simple steps that you really need to take. From what you eat (hint, it’s not nothing) to how you handle last-minute calls, here are just a few of the ways we’ve found brides can best relax and enjoy their entire wedding days, from their beauty-filled beginnings to their cinematic ends! (more…)

Unique Ideas for Your Romantic and Rustic Wedding

 

Unique Ideas for Your Romantic and Rustic Wedding

Ara and Nick’s Texas Old Town wedding featured cowboy boots and sunflowers, one of our favorite rustic combinations!

Want to plan a wedding that is both classically beautiful and rustic-inspired? If so, forego traditional country décor, in favor of a more upscale and yet timeless style. To perfectly master the balance of rustic and romantic, classic and classy, mix and match upscale elements with more natural and earthy additions. That way the vibe you create is both wholly unique to your big day, and wonderfully whimsical. (more…)

Thinking About a Destination Wedding?

Thinking About a Destination Wedding?

Think destination weddings have to take place on a beach? Thank again. Any place significant to you can make a great wedding destination! Photo by: Tony Elena Smith Photo

When you became engaged, did you and your fiancé immediately start talking about the possibility of planning a destination wedding? While destination weddings once only meant beachfront ceremonies, now many couples are opting to travel their way to the altar. So whether you want to marry in the college town where you met, a favorite travel destination, or another place that holds significance for the two of you, here are a few of our favorite reasons to opt for a destination wedding, and a few considerations that can help you determine if its really what’s right for the two of you. (more…)

What You Need to Know about Having Drinks Before the Wedding

What You Need to Know about Having Drinks Before the Wedding

Do you and your groom plan to have a few drinks with friends before your wedding ceremony? If so, it’s incredibly important that you take this advice into consideration!

Many brides and grooms want to have a few drinks before their wedding ceremonies, as a way of helping to calm their nerves, not to mention bond with their bridesmaids and groomsmen. Unfortunately, some bridal parties take their pre-ceremony celebrating a bit too far. The last thing you want is for an intoxicated and belligerent groomsmen to ruin all your formal photos, or for inebriated bridesmaids to be knocking over tables or breaking glasses during your maid-of-honor’s toast. If you do plan on having alcohol before your wedding, we suggest you heed these practical tips. (more…)

Smart Ways to Save Money on Wedding Catering

Smart Ways to Save Money on Wedding CateringFood is an important part of any party, particularly a wedding day. After all, no couple wants guests that are too hangry to hit the dance floor, or to hear yawning and clinking of empty cups throughout the wedding toasts. Fortunately, it is possible to plan a wonderful wedding reception without breaking the bank. Here are a few ways to save on catering costs, without sacrificing taste in the process. (more…)

Enjoy Your Wedding Day More with These Four Tips: Part Two

 Enjoy Your Wedding Day More with These Four Tips: Part Two

You should get to enjoy every second of your wedding day. A great team of vendors can help ensure that you do! Credit: Photos by Yaz

Weddings can be stressful. That’s no secret. But that doesn’t mean you should feel overwhelmed on your wedding day. In fact, there are plenty of steps you can take ahead of time to help cut down on any avoidable stressors, and also to ensure you actually get to feel present to enjoy each moment as it happens. Here are a few simple steps you can take during the process of wedding planning to help ensure your wedding day is a success, and that you really get to enjoy it! (more…)

Enjoy Your Wedding Day More with These Four Tips: Part One

Enjoy Your Wedding Day More with These Four Tips: Part One

Your wedding day should be a joyous occasion. Enjoy it more with these simple tips! Photo by: Angela Lally Photography

Now that you are engaged, you are likely excited planning your dream wedding, and perhaps even anxious to get to the altar, already. But before your wedding day arrives, it can be helpful to heed some sage advice, about how to save yourself undue stress so that you can actually enjoy your big day! From choosing bridesmaids to hiring vendors, here are just a few ways you can help to ensure your entire wedding is not only a success, but a nearly stress-free experience for you and those you love! (more…)