Month: August 2015

Tips for Creating a No Conflict Seating Chart

Are you excited for your wedding except for one pesky problem, the seating chart? You’re not alone. Unfortunately most modern brides find they are inviting at least a handful of people that just don’t get along. It can be stressful when you have guests that want to wish you well on your big day, but… Read more »

Questions to Ask Before You Hire Your Wedding Florist

Of all the decisions you’ll make while planning your wedding, few may seem as luxurious – or plain old fun – as choosing your florals! What girl doesn’t love the idea of choosing her dream flowers, getting to order lots of them, sharing with her friends and then stopping and smelling them on her wedding… Read more »

Catch Us On The Discovery Channel!

Texas Old Town is excited to announce that it has been selected as part of The Official Best of Texas, which will be airing on the Discovery Channel, and on KUBE station in Houston. We have been named the Best Hill Country Wedding and Event Venue, and as such will be part of the show, which features… Read more »

Local Flavors on Your Wedding Menu

If you really want to wow your wedding guests make sure you put some thought into your menu. Most guests won’t remember details of your dress (though they’ll remember you looked beautiful) or how amazingly your flowers were arranged. What they will remember, though, is if they had fun at your reception, and if an… Read more »

When to Save, When to Splurge: Part Two

Yes, you could let your dwindling wedding budget freak you out. But the alternative is much more fun. By making a few strategic swaps of higher end items for less expensive ones, you can help get your budget back on track without feeling the pinch. In fact, you might even get a rush realizing that… Read more »

When to Save, When to Splurge: Part One

If you’ve recently sat down to develop your wedding budget and have started to book essentials like a venue and a photographer, you may be surprised how quickly that figure seems to be shrinking. You may even be fearful about how far your funds can stretch, considering how much more you have to do and… Read more »

Decorating Ideas for Corporate Events

Have you been delegated your company’s official party planner? If so, are you enjoying the task? Corporate parties can be a lot of work to arrange, but they can also be a lot of fun for your fellow employees and yourself, too, if you don’t let the logistics weigh you down. Once you’ve selected your… Read more »

DIY Wedding Invitations

Though cake testing might be more fun, designing and mailing your invitations is crucial to pulling off the wedding day of your dreams. After all, what good is a picture perfect wedding day without all your favorite people to share in your excitement? Thankfully, there are a lot of ways you can DIY your invitations…. Read more »

Trending Now: Wedding Cakes and Cocktails

Most every bride dreams of a beautiful wedding cake, as a centerpiece for her reception. But nothing says that beautiful focal cake needs to be three tiers, or white! As with most modern wedding trends, brides are now taking a more personal approach when it comes to planning their dessert tables, and their cocktails, too…. Read more »

Questions to Ask Before You Hire Your Wedding Caterer

There are a lot of logistics to work out, while planning a wedding. But few things may elicit as much excitement from your fiancé as when it comes to planning the catering. Since the food choices can make or break an otherwise great event, for both you and your guests, this is no place to… Read more »