Month: January 2018

Determining The Right Number Of Guests For Your Wedding

Setting the ideal size of your wedding will help you set a budget, and it can make it easier to envision how your ceremony and reception will play out. Of course, making that decision can come with its own challenges. If you keep your list on the short side, you will run into more tough… Read more »

Early Planning Steps You Should Take After Becoming Engaged

Your engagement is a moment worth celebrating, and you should certainly take the time to feel all the excitement of knowing you are going to spend the rest of your life with the person you love. As much as this can be a joyful time, it also marks a time when you need to start… Read more »

Making The Most Of Your Hair And Makeup Trial Session

When you find the right person (or the right people) to do your hair and makeup for your wedding, they will set up a trial session with you. The trial session is used to find answers to several important questions. One obvious matter is making sure your wedding look is attainable, and seeing what complications,… Read more »

3 Smart Tips To Help You With Your DIY Wedding

Many brides are excited to host a DIY wedding because it gives them a chance to showcase their creativity, and it can lead to real savings. That being said, this can be a challenging approach to planning your special day. If you take on more projects than you can handle, or lose important support from… Read more »

Finding Ways To Limit Costs And Still Have A Great Reception

A successful wedding reception does not have to be a significant financial drain. Of course, there are many important investments you will have to make. Between the costs for providing food, beverages, and decorations, this portion of your special day can be particularly pricey. Fortunately, there are smart choices you can make to limit expenses,… Read more »

3 Tips For Avoiding Stress With Your Bridal Party

Your wedding party can be a great source of strength and support as you plan your wedding. After all, people typically choose their closest, and most dependable, friends and family members for these roles. Unfortunately, wedding planning can sometimes be a challenge even for a close-knit group. How do you avoid potential relationship pitfalls? Clear… Read more »

How Involved Should Our Families Be In Planning Our Wedding?

Planning a wedding can be daunting; fortunately, you and your partner have each other for support. You can also seek help from the people in your wedding party, as well as family members. Traditionally, the bride’s parents will pay for many of the wedding expenses you incur, though the groom’s parents often help with the… Read more »

Our Bridal Garage Sale Can Help You Decorate Your Wedding

On Sunday, January 28, Texas Old Town will open its doors for our special Bridal Garage Sale! From 9 am until 11 am that day, our Tejas Hall venue will welcome those looking to buy wedding items, as well as people with items from their wedding they would like to sell. For anyone planning a… Read more »

3 Budget-Friendly Tips To Help Plan Your Wedding

Are you ready to tackle the various responsibilities that await you when you plan your wedding? There are many issues you may face as you prepare for your special day, but one issue that can be particularly frustrating is trying to keep under your budget. While tradition often sees the parents of the bride support… Read more »

3 Things Your Bridal Party Can Help With Before Your Wedding

When you select the people you want in your bridal party, you should think about the important relationships you have with your friends and family. While those connections certainly matter, and are absolutely worth honoring, remember that the people you select will be people you count on for support as you prepare for your special… Read more »