Month: May 2017

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

Are you a bride with a passion for DIY projects? If so, your mind – and Pinterest boards – may already be filled with loads of ideas for everything from hand addressed invitations to painted wooden signs to direct guests to your wedding reception. But, in the back of your mind are you also a… Read more »

What Is a Bridesmaid Supposed to Do?

You know who you want to stand beside you on your big day – your best friends. But are you a bit confused about what exactly a bridesmaid is supposed to do? If so, you’re not alone. Many brides, especially those that are the first of their friends to get married, have questions about what… Read more »

How to Look Your Absolute Best On Your Wedding Day

Are you wondering what you can do to make sure you look your absolute best on your wedding day? Every bride wants to feel beautiful, but not all take the steps necessary to go into their wedding ceremony glowing, instead of stressed out or flustered. Fortunately, today we’re here to share a few of our… Read more »

Celebrate Mom with The Most Precious Gift of All, Time!

She’s been your biggest cheerleader and most faithful supporter since the day you were born. She obviously deserves the best on Mother’s Day and the whole year through. But what’s a girl to give such an important person, once she’s graduated out of homemade macaroni necklaces and crayon-colored cards? Well here’s a hint; we think… Read more »

Bridesmaids Gifts They Are Sure to Cherish: Part Two

Whatever you decide to give your bridesmaids, as a sign of thanks on your wedding day, there are a few simple ways you can help make the gifts seem extra special. Little things like including sentimental favorites, or taking time to expertly wrap each gift, can really be meaningful. Just make sure you tackle these… Read more »

Bridesmaids Gifts They Are Sure to Cherish: Part One

Of course your best friends have agreed to stand by your side on one of the biggest days of your life, and they’re happy to do so. It’s an honor to serve as a bridesmaid, especially if you, as the bride, are taking their unique styles into consideration when choosing their bridesmaids dresses. Still, are… Read more »

Grown Up Ways to Look Pretty In Pink On Your Wedding Day

Have you loved pink since you were a little girl, but now find yourself wondering if there are any grow-up ways to rock your favorite shade on your wedding day? Of course there are! In fact, now is actually a great time to be alive, and specifically a huge fan of rosy shades. That’s because… Read more »

Romantic Wedding Details That Won’t Break the Bank

Are you looking to plan your dream wedding on a real-life budget? While it might sound counterintuitive, sometimes the best way to save money on your wedding is to spend a bit more on the wedding venue, upfront. Why? When you start with a beautiful ceremony and reception space you don’t need a lot of… Read more »

How to Be the Coolest Bride Ever to the Kids at Your Wedding!

We’ve all been to those wedding receptions that drug on to the point that all the guests under the age of ten were passed out on folding chairs, anxiously waiting on their parents to stop partying and take them home already. It doesn’t make for a pretty sight. We’ve also likely witnessed understandably picky, pint-sized… Read more »

How to Have a Small Wedding Without Hurting People’s Feelings

Do you and your fiancé love the idea of hosting a small, intimate wedding? Is the prospect of hurting people’s feelings holding you back from planning the real, compact celebration of your dreams? If so, stop worrying. It is totally possible to hold a small wedding without breaking the bonds of friendship or angering your… Read more »