Creating Memorable Centerpieces For Your Wedding Reception

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What kind of centerpieces should you use for your wedding reception? While you have freedom in what you choose, remember that your centerpieces are important help you establish your event theme, showcase your colors, and personalize your space. For some couples, an elegant, relatively modest piece makes the most sense, while others can be better off with something more vibrant, or something that helps create a rustic theme. If you want to show off your DIY skills, you may even want to create something unique for your celebration! If you are looking for materials, or pieces you can use to decorate your space, you should pay Texas Old Town a visit on Sunday, January 26 for our Bridal Garage Sale event. (more…)

Making Important Music Choices For Your Wedding Reception

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The song you choose for your first dance can be deeply personal to you and your partner. While other choices regarding the music for your reception are not quite so emotional, they can be important. After all, the energy of your reception can be greatly affected by what everyone is listening to and dancing to throughout the night. If you are looking for professionals to play at your event, our Recommended Vendors list does include listings for people who can take care of your entertainment needs. With the right music, the right venue space, and the right people, you can enjoy a truly memorable wedding reception! (more…)

Check Out Our Bridal Garage Sale For Deals On Decorations!

No matter how lovely they are on their own, the spaces you use for your wedding ceremony and reception benefit from the personal touches that decorations provide. With the right pieces, you can show off your wedding colors, and establish a theme for your event. On Sunday, January 26, you can find some great deals on decorations that suit your style and your celebration at our Bridal Garage Sale! During this special event, you can meet with recent brides offering up decorations for sale. Your visit can lead to great finds and helpful discounts. This event also gives you a chance to come in and take a look at our lovely Texas Hill Country venue spaces! (more…)

Enjoying Venue Support Before And During Your Wedding

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The “right” venue can do more than just provide adequate space and lovely surroundings for your wedding celebration. In addition to offering locations for your wedding ceremony and reception, Texas Old Town provides amenities that can help you plan a successful event. These amenities can be particularly important on the day of your wedding, as they can make organizing and preparing everything easier. For couples who are looking for more assistance during their engagement period, we do provide an All-Inclusive Wedding Package that can be beneficial. This package allows you to describe the wedding you want, and rely on us to find the right vendors and make sure everything is in place on your special day. (more…)

Committing To A Final Guest Count For Your Wedding

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It can be difficult to guess exactly how many people will actually show up at your wedding. After all, not everyone will be able to attend, and you may have unannounced cancellations and unexpected plus-ones on the day itself. With that said, it is important that you set a final count for the number of people you intend to invite. Having your guest count set will enable you to set your wedding budget, and to determine how much space you might require for your wedding venue. Because Texas Old Town provides multiple venue options, we can help you select a space that feels appropriate for your wedding size. (more…)

What To Do If You Don’t Want Traditional Wedding Gifts

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Even if you want to host a wedding with a traditional atmosphere, you may have little interest in the gifts couples normally put on their registry. What should you do if you have little need for the sort of homemaking gifts that couples normally receive at their celebration? Many couple have found fun alternatives to the classic registry. You may find that while gifts for your home are less than necessary, you can ask for support in other ways. It may feel more beneficial to ask for your guests to help support your honeymoon, or to make donations for a certain charity. (more…)

Tips For Planning And Hosting A Wedding Within A Year

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Many couples prefer to put ample time between their engagement and wedding because, simply put, the process of planning a wedding can be challenging. You will have to make a number of important decisions, set and maintain a budget, and find experts who are available to support your celebration on your selected date. With that said, many couples find that a successful wedding can be planned and enjoyed in less than a year. You can make planning easier by looking for non-traditional wedding dates, which can open up more availability from venues and vendors alike. By doing so, and by looking for different opportunities to save a little time and money, you can be sure to host a wedding you love in less time than you might have thought possible. (more…)

Making The Right Decorative Additions To Your Altar Space

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All eyes will be on you and your partner while you exchange your vows, which means guests will have plenty of time to admire your altar space. By choosing an outdoor venue for your wedding, you can rely on your natural surroundings to provide great visuals for your event. With that said, the right decorative touches can help you showcase your wedding theme, personalize your altar space, and even frame you and your partner for photographs taken by your wedding photographer. Thanks to our Bridal Garage Sale on January 26, you can find lovely and affordable decorative pieces to use for decorations. (more…)

Arranging Your Wedding Day Hair And Makeup Services

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Even if you are comfortable handling your own hair and makeup needs on most occasions, you can feel more comfortable knowing that experts are on hand to help you on your wedding day. This professional support can be more than just a guarantee you will be able to sport the look you most want to feature for your walk down the aisle. Handing styling responsibilities to a professional can take one stressful part of your day away, and help you focus on other matters. As part of our standard amenities, Texas Old Town does provide both wedding party groups with spacious dressing areas, so you will have the space you need to prepare on the day itself. (more…)

Finding The Perfect Dress For Your Outdoor Wedding

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There are several reasons brides are advised to start their dress shopping early. One benefit to starting early is that you create more time to have alterations made to the gown you ultimately select, ensuring that it features an ideal fit. Another benefit is that with more time, you can make sure you find the perfect dress for your wedding celebration! You can be surprisingly flexible with the style of your event when you plan an outdoor wedding celebration. These spaces can be great for a more intimate, laid-back event that calls for a modest gown. What many people also find is that their outdoor wedding is a great space for a more elaborate fairy tale experience, which can make a more formal gown appropriate. (more…)