A Few Ways to Ensure a Great Wedding Day

A Few Ways to Ensure a Great Wedding Day

Jessica made a stunning bride, on her wedding day here at Texas Old Town. Photo by: Harper Jones

Every bride wants to actually enjoy her wedding day. That’s why she puts so much hard work into the wedding planning. That said, it can sure be difficult to do so when one isn’t feeling her best. Luckily, to get to the altar ready to say “I do,” there are several simple steps you can take the morning of your wedding, and even the night before, to help ensure you feel your best as a bride! Here are some of the best – and most practical – ways to take care of yourself leading up to and on your wedding day! (more…)

Don’t Forget These Wedding Day Essentials

Don’t Forget These Wedding Day Essentials

Preparing for your wedding day? Don’t forget these essentials!

Your wedding day should be one of the most meaningful and magical days of your life. That said, it can also feel incredibly stressful, especially if you start the day unprepared. While your dress, veil and other essentials are important and surely a huge part of wedding planning, they are not the only things you will want to have come the start of your day. Here are a few of the essentials you will want to keep nearby, so you’re prepared for any minor mishaps that might arise! (more…)

Tips for Planning a Romantic and Rustic Wedding Day

Tips for Planning a Romantic and Rustic Wedding Day

Emily and Scott embraced a rustic wedding theme, right down to their amazing tree-inspired cake! Photo by: Tony Elena Smith

There has never been a better time to host a romantic yet rustic wedding day. Shows like Fixer Upper have brought the term Farmhouse Chic to a whole new level of popularity, causing both country girls and city folk, alike, to crave that seemingly effortless blend of industrial and farmhouse touches with a comfortable sense of romance and whimsy. If you’re hoping to incorporate those styles into your wedding day, Texas Old Town could be a perfect venue choice for you. And these are a few of our favorite ways to play up the romantic, rustic vibe! (more…)

Choosing Timeless Décor for Your Autumn Wedding

Choosing Timeless Décor for Your Autumn Wedding

What fall wedding would be completed without a few pumpkins? We love them as decor, and dessert elements!

Spring might be considered the traditional wedding season, but autumn has so much to offer. If you are planning to wed this autumn, or next, make sure to highlight the beauty of the season, by including decorations – and even delicacies – that highlight the best the season has to offer. From dessert inspiration to tablescapes, here are some beautiful and delicious ways to make fall, itself, a memorable feature of your wedding day! (more…)

How to Help Your Groom Look and Feel Great on Your Wedding Day

How to Help Your Groom Look and Feel Great on Your Wedding Day

Jordan and Derrick looked right at home at their rustic Texas Old Town wedding, thanks in part to Derrick’s cool mix of jacket and jeans! Photo by: Tony Elena Smith Photo

A lot of time and energy goes into wedding planning, specifically making a bride feel her best on her wedding day. After all, this is an event she’s likely dreamed about for years. From the dress to the hairdo, every bride wants to feel radiant and beautiful; that’s why most spare no expense when it comes to their wedding looks. But sadly, when it comes to poor grooms, their attire – and even their feelings – can sometimes be an afterthought. Even if your fiancé isn’t particularly concerned about many of the other wedding day details, though, chances are he too would like to feel his best when he stands at the altar. So, why not work together to pick an outfit – and make other decisions – that can help ensure he enjoys the day as much as you will! (more…)

What’s the Right Style of Wedding Dress for You?

What’s the Right Style of Wedding Dress for You?

Alyssa and Joe embraced the belief that rain on your wedding day is considered lucky. In fact, they dressed accordingly. Cute rain boots went perfectly with her tea-length wedding gown! Photo by: Tony Elena Smith Photo

Now that you are engaged, you may be excited about wedding planning and specifically eager to head dress shopping. After all, few things make a girl feel more like a bride, than trying on her dream dress for the very first time? But, if you want to keep your shopping exciting, rather than frustrating, it can be incredibly helpful to head into dress shopping with some idea of what you’re hoping to find. Here are some simple tips for making dress shopping a success! (more…)

Wondering How to Create Your Wedding Timeline?

Wondering How to Create Your Wedding Timeline?

Here at Texas Old Town we give our couples long days of venue access, so they can enjoy everything from getting ready to the romantic last kiss. Photo by: Angela Lally Photography

Wedding planning requires making a lot of decisions, but few will be as helpful or important as creating your wedding day timeline. The timeline helps ensure all your vendors – not to mention your bridal party – know when and where they need to be throughout the day. They also help ensure that you make it to the altar on time, which is fairly important. Fortunately, creating the perfect wedding day timeline doesn’t have to feel complicated, much less daunting. Here are a few tips that can help! (more…)