Month: October 2018

Answering Questions You May Have About Wedding Vendors

It is important to find vendors who give you a confident feeling about your wedding day. After all, the last thing you need to worry about is whether something handled by a professional will be done correctly. Of course, even with the right vendors, you may have some concerns, particularly around what you might need… Read more »

The Benefit Of Handing Over Your Phone On Your Wedding Day

The hours that lead up to your wedding ceremony can be full of activity, and you can find yourself juggling several demands on your attention. With that in mind, you can see how it might help to cut down on distractions where you can. During your preparations, you may want to give a bridesmaid control… Read more »

Planning Your Wedding With Your Maid Of Honor’s Help

Your maid of honor, or matron of honor, is obviously an important person in your life. While asking them to stand beside you at the altar is a gesture of clear affection, the position also calls for some support. How involved should your maid or matron of honor be with your wedding planning? What can… Read more »

3 Tips To Help Improve Your Reception Planning Experience

With so many decorations to arrange, and vendors to meet, planning your wedding reception can feel daunting. It can also feel like a high-pressure situation, as this event is your chance to meet with all of your guests, and encourage them to enjoy a wonderful evening in celebration of your new marriage. Fortunately, there are… Read more »

Planning A Wedding Outside The Usual Wedding Season

While some people can cling to the idea that there is a “right” time of year to host a wedding, many couples have had great successes hosting their special day outside that period of time. What you might not realize is that weddings that are considered out of season can encourage and inspire you to… Read more »

Making Time For Wedding Toasts At Your Reception

You can count on everyone’s attention during your wedding ceremony, but your wedding reception can give several special people a moment in the spotlight. Traditionally, the wedding speeches at your reception let people like the bride’s father and the best man say something about your wedding, and your relationship. The groom can also take a… Read more »

Need Some Help? 3 Tips To Make Wedding Preparations Easier

Few experiences in your life will feel as magical as your wedding day. Of course, your excitement for the event itself can occasionally wane when you think about all the planning and work required of you! Many couples have found that an all-inclusive wedding package from Texas Old Town can take away much of your… Read more »

Texas Old Town Was Named Austin’s Best Wedding Venue!

Texas Old Town recently earned a big honor, as our venue received first place in the Austin American Statesman and Austin 360’s Best Of The Best 2018 competition for wedding venues! This means that Austin residents recognized us as offering a truly superior space for you to celebrate your special day. We also ranked in… Read more »

What Should You Plan To Do At Your Hair And Makeup Trial?

Before they take on the tasks of providing hair and makeup support before your wedding ceremony, your hair and makeup stylist (or stylists) will work with you during a trial session. Your trial gives you a chance to see a preview of how you will look as you walk down the aisle, and makes it… Read more »

3 Tips To Help You Create DIY Flower Arrangements

Taking on DIY wedding projects can give you opportunities to personalize your celebration in a truly meaningful way. One area where you can take on planning and designing is in the use of floral arrangements. You may choose to create your own bouquets and boutonnieres, or assemble flowers for custom centerpieces. While this can be… Read more »