Five Essential Questions When Booking Your Wedding Venue

Which Wedding Venue Is Right for You?

Finding the perfect wedding venue can be simpler than you might think.

Can you believe it? You have finally found your dream wedding venue, at least one you really love the look of. You may even know that your ideal wedding date is open, but before you sign on the dotted line of that venue’s contract, make sure you know what you’ll be getting for your money. And make sure the space fits both you and your guests’ needs. Here are a few questions that can help make sure you find the wedding venue that is truly right for you! (more…)

How Big Should Your Bridal Party Be?

How Big Should Your Party Be?

Having a hard time planning the perfect bridal party? We can help!

Are you the kind of girl that always had more than a handful of super close friends? If so, you may be wondering how on earth you’re going to fit all those important people beside you, when the biggest day of your life comes around. There is nothing wrong with planning on having a great big bridal party, but it is important to consider the logistics of such a decision. So before you mail out dozens of those super cute “Will You Be My Bridesmaid?” cards you’ve been eyeing, consider what a big bridal party will really entail, and decide if it’s right for you and your already big day! (more…)

How to Keep Wee Wedding Guests Happy!

Kid-Friendly Wedding IdeasNot every couple chooses to host a wedding for all ages. In fact, you should not feel obligated to invite kids, if you’re having a particularly late ceremony, or if you are planning mostly adult-friendly activities. That said, many couples want to host an event that is perfect for all ages, especially those with kids of their own or lots of young relatives. If you do want to keep your tiniest wedding guests entertained, here are a few tips and ideas for hosting a kid-friendly wedding celebration that will sure to be the talk of the schoolyard! (more…)

Which Wedding Dress Is Right for You?

Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

Don’t forget to find the perfect accessories to pair with your dress. From cowboy boots to flip flops, wear whatever suits your personal style!

Few elements are more important to most brides-to-be, than finding the perfect wedding dress. Sometimes it is the first one a woman tries on, other times it can seem to take ages to find just the right one. But for every bride, it is important that she feel beautiful on such a big day. If you’re not even sure where to start, when it comes to dress shopping, here are a few helpful tips for narrowing down your search, and ensuring you find the dress that was made for you! (more…)

Fun Ways to Pick Your Wedding Colors

What Colors Are Right for Your Wedding?

Flowers aren’t the only ways to add pops of color. Boots, sunglasses and other accessories can also lend fun colors to your day!

Are you and your fiancé feeling stumped about how to go about choosing the colors for your wedding? Do you have differing tastes, or are you simply having a hard time understanding how the many colors you both like should play a role in your big day? Most couples realize that choosing a color palette to use throughout the wedding planning process, can help to create a cohesive and fun look for their wedding. Still many find it difficult to narrow down their options to a few colors that will work well together, and create the vibe they’ve been dreaming about. Before you throw a dart at a color wheel, or decide to go with black and white for the sheer sake of simplicity, consider these simple ways you can choose a color scheme for your celebration! (more…)

Looking for Your Dream Wedding Vendors? Don’t Miss TOT’s Bridal Fair

A Few Guests at Our Previous Bridal FairWedding planning can be a lot of fun, but it also requires a lot of work. That’s why most brides realize quickly that if they’re going to pull off hosting the wedding of their dreams, they will need to enlist all the help they can get! Sure, friends and family can be invaluable while you’re busy with the work/art of planning your big day. But here at Texas Old Town, we are also happy to help. After all, we know a thing or two about weddings, and we’re fortunate enough to regularly work with some of the best wedding vendors in Austin! So why not come out to this summer’s Bridal Fair, on Sunday, July 31, 2016, to meet with a host of area wedding professionals, explore our beautiful rustic venue, and generally have a great time? (more…)

Wedding Trends That Will Never Grow Old

Timeless Wedding TrendsYour love will last forever, so why not celebrate it with a wedding that is rooted in tradition and filled with timeless trends? Sure, many things come and go. This year’s “It” dress could be deemed a dud a few year’s down the line. Those shoes you just had to have this summer, will someday leave your closet. Yet there are some wedding trends that have already proven they can stand the test of time. So we think it is wise to fill your wedding with timeless elements, like these. (more…)