Category: Wedding Trends

Choosing Attire For A Spring Or Summer Wedding

When you choose to host an outdoor wedding at Texas Old Town in the spring or summer, you can look forward to sunny skies and a stunning Texas Hill Country landscape! Of course, you can also safely anticipate warmer weather, which can affect the wardrobe choices you make for yourself and your wedding party members…. Read more »

How Should You Invite Your Bridesmaids To Join Your Wedding?

A proposal is a magical moment, one that marks the start of your engagement period. For some weddings, the bride-to-be will create a “proposal” of their own when asking people to serve as bridesmaids. You can send out specially made invitations and gifts with your request that someone serve as your bridesmaid, create an official… Read more »

Consider Alternatives To A Traditional Tuxedo For The Groom

Many traditional wedding elements are still in style. However, this does not mean that all, or many, of those traditions need to make an appearance on your special day. When it comes to dressing the groom for a celebration, the classic tuxedo is still popular, but many couples decide to go in a different direction…. Read more »

Fun Alternatives To Traditional Wedding Gift Requests

The traditional wedding registry can include items that make sense for many, but not all, couples who are ready to walk down the aisle. If you do find yourself less than enthused to receive gifts that “make sense” for a registry, you can still feel pressure from friends and family members who want to provide… Read more »

Who Should Serve As Your Ring Bearer And Flower Girl?

Including a ring bearer and flower girl in your wedding ceremony provides more than just a nod to tradition. By filling these roles, you create opportunities for smaller family members (or family of close friends) to take part in your wedding. You also add a sweet moment to your event. While the choice to have… Read more »

Asking A Friend Or Family Member To Officiate Your Wedding

It is still common for couples to hire professional officiants, or ask someone connected to the religious services they attend. However, many are choosing people they have personal connections with to serve in this role. While several roles in your wedding can be occupied by people you know, the officiant has one of the most… Read more »

Wedding Day Style Suggestions For Grooms

People have traditionally expected grooms to wear tuxedos on their wedding day. However, you may have already been to several weddings with grooms who choose to have a more casual or modern look. Should you stick with something classic, or are you interested in making a different style choice? The first thing you should do… Read more »

How Table Centerpieces Showcase Your Style At The Reception

Once you establish a wedding theme, you can start looking for decorative pieces that contribute to the mood and level of formality you want for your special day. While every decorative touch matters, a few choices will inevitably attract more attention than others. One decorative piece that is particularly important if the wedding centerpieces you… Read more »

Should We Fit The Bouquet Toss Into Our Reception Plans?

While working out your plans for your wedding reception, you may find yourself unsure of whether you really want to include certain moments in the event. While there are many traditions people expect to see honored during your special day, you have control over what you do or do not fit into the course of… Read more »

How To Communicate With Guests Using Online Tools

Throughout your engagement period, you can field questions from guests and wedding party members. Fortunately, you can address some of the most common questions and concerns in advance by setting up a wedding website. The website you create lets you share more than you can fit into your invitations or save-the-date cards. Because your wedding… Read more »