Month: May 2017

Can I Really Decorate My Wedding on a Budget?

Wondering how much it really has to cost to decorate your wedding reception and ceremony space? Many brides worry that a tight budget means they will have to sacrifice details or décor. Fortunately, that is rarely the case! If you are looking to save money without sacrificing style, consider these simple ways to create a… Read more »

Do I Need to Hire a Wedding Planner?

As someone newly engaged, you may already be feeling both excited and a little overwhelmed about all that wedding planning entails. That said, you may be particularly curious if you should actually begin the process by hiring a designated wedding planner. Many brides-to-be worry that a wedding planner is far outside their budget, in other… Read more »

What’s the Right Wedding Venue for Your Big Day?

Are you just beginning the exciting process of planning your dream wedding? If so, first let us say congratulations! Getting engaged is an exciting time, and planning a wedding can be a lot of fun. Of course, one of the first big decisions you’ll likely want to make is where you plan to wed. After… Read more »

Honor Your Hobbies and Interests on Your Wedding Day

Did you fall for your fiancé after hearing him play the guitar for the first time? Is it a joint love of arcade games that keeps your romance fresh? Perhaps you are both bookworms, cycling enthusiasts, or avid fans of the home team? Personal touches can help to make your wedding meaningful and memorable. So… Read more »

How Do I Pick My Wedding Flowers?

When you flip through bridal magazines, or look on Pinterest, is it the flowers that you are most excited about? It’s rare that a girl gets to have her choice of flowers, much less so many of them. For some brides this can be absolutely exiting, but others may find the process a bit overwhelming…. Read more »

How Big Is Too Big for Your Bridal Party?

Do you have a ton of best friends, but worry that inviting them all to participate in the wedding could feel a bit overwhelming? Basically, are you wondering whether there is such a thing as a bridal party that is simply too big? Over the last few years, many brides have opted to live by… Read more »

Enjoy Your Next Special Event More with a Designated Party Venue

Are you about to be celebrating a major milestone? Whether it is your own anniversary or a loved one’s birthday, a recent engagement or an upcoming retirement, a special occasion can be made even more fun and less stressful by choosing a special event venue. Event venues help to provide comfortable accommodations, and often in… Read more »

Don’t Miss TOT’s Upcoming Bridal Fair!

If you are in the process of planning your Austin-area dream wedding, then you definitely want to grab your calendar to mark a special date now. Texas Old Town will be hosting its summer Bridal Fair from 2 to 5 p.m., on Sunday, August 6, 2017! This a great opportunity for brides to meet with… Read more »

How Can You Enjoy Your Engagement Session More?

Are you excited about your upcoming engagement session, but also a bit nervous about it? After all, this is probably the first time you will be meeting your photographer face-to-face. For many, it may also be the first time they’re in front of a camera as a couple, at least one that doesn’t also double… Read more »

Practical Tips for Managing Stress, for the DIY Bride: Part Two

Wondering how on earth you are going to achieve the DIY wedding of your dreams, without making it to the altar covered in spraypaint or simply stressed out? DIY projects are not for everyone, but for those with artistic ambitions, they can be a meaningful addition to a wedding. In order to pull off a… Read more »