Month: July 2017

Marrying in 2018? Here’s What You May Want to Wear

Wedding gowns seem like such a timeless tradition. But truth is, they go through trends just like most everything else. Last year was all about blush, flower crowns and bohemian chic. But next year? Well, these are some of the trends we are seeing for 2018 weddings. Best of all, there are designs to match… Read more »

The Most Important Things to Remember While Wedding Planning!

As a bride-to-be, your to-do list may be filling up fast. Wedding planning is no easy task. But that doesn’t mean it has to be overwhelming or stressful. In fact, it should be fun! Your engagement should be a time for strengthening your relationship, not eroding it with squabbles over what might be relatively petty… Read more »

Charming Gift Ideas for Your Soon-to-be Groom

Do you want to surprise your soon-to-be-groom by planning a wedding present he will enjoy opening on your wedding day, and yet treasure for years to come? If so, you don’t have to break the bank to do so. You simply need to get creative. That way, you can give him something both practical and… Read more »

Planning an Outdoor Wedding? Consider These Day Savers!

Here at Texas Old Town, we love when our brides are blessed with picturesque wedding days, during which they can enjoy the beautiful grounds of our Hill Country venues. That said, even practically perfect outdoor weddings can still come with a few challenges of our own. That’s why we encourage brides planning outdoor ceremonies and… Read more »

Three Simple Steps for Wedding Day Success

If you want to ensure that your wedding day goes according to plan, and is as fun as can be, then there are a few simple steps that you really need to take. From what you eat (hint, it’s not nothing) to how you handle last-minute calls, here are just a few of the ways… Read more »

Unique Ideas for Your Romantic and Rustic Wedding

  Want to plan a wedding that is both classically beautiful and rustic-inspired? If so, forego traditional country décor, in favor of a more upscale and yet timeless style. To perfectly master the balance of rustic and romantic, classic and classy, mix and match upscale elements with more natural and earthy additions. That way the… Read more »

Thinking About a Destination Wedding?

When you became engaged, did you and your fiancé immediately start talking about the possibility of planning a destination wedding? While destination weddings once only meant beachfront ceremonies, now many couples are opting to travel their way to the altar. So whether you want to marry in the college town where you met, a favorite… Read more »

What You Need to Know about Having Drinks Before the Wedding

Many brides and grooms want to have a few drinks before their wedding ceremonies, as a way of helping to calm their nerves, not to mention bond with their bridesmaids and groomsmen. Unfortunately, some bridal parties take their pre-ceremony celebrating a bit too far. The last thing you want is for an intoxicated and belligerent… Read more »

Smart Ways to Save Money on Wedding Catering

Food is an important part of any party, particularly a wedding day. After all, no couple wants guests that are too hangry to hit the dance floor, or to hear yawning and clinking of empty cups throughout the wedding toasts. Fortunately, it is possible to plan a wonderful wedding reception without breaking the bank. Here… Read more »

Enjoy Your Wedding Day More with These Four Tips: Part Two

Weddings can be stressful. That’s no secret. But that doesn’t mean you should feel overwhelmed on your wedding day. In fact, there are plenty of steps you can take ahead of time to help cut down on any avoidable stressors, and also to ensure you actually get to feel present to enjoy each moment as… Read more »