Ceremony Décor

So often we focus all of our attention (and budget) on the reception that we forget about the true reason for this celebration: your wedding ceremony! I am guilty as charged… There are many budget friendly ways to add elegance and style to your ceremony, whether it be a church, temple, backyard or tented ceremony. Whatever décor you … Read more

Lighting

If there is one thing you must factor into your wedding, it is lighting. If neglected, your wedding will be basic. I hate to be blunt, but someone has to tell you! You want to create a warm, inviting atmosphere for your reception, while highlighting the beautiful décor and detracting from anything else. These days, … Read more

Bride Organization

You are going to vendor appointments, scouring through Pinterest and attending as many bridal shows as one can stand. How do you manage all of your wedding thoughts aside from everyday life? Today, brides are getting creative to manage the countless details leading up to the big day. Whether they use internet bookmarks, apps or … Read more

Accessories

I know that I enjoy accessories more than the garment most of the time. The same could be true for you and your wedding!  From embellished bouquet holders to unique cake toppers, there are endless ways to let the true you shine through on your wedding day. Oh, and the groom too… Most brides are … Read more

Shoes

This year, less is not more when choosing your bridal shoe. Just as you see in the pages of your gossip magazines (you remorsefully buy) you will see in weddings in 2012. From vibrant hues to spike embellishment, the options are growing outside of the white dyeable box. Your shoes should compliment you and your wedding, whether … Read more

Guest Book

A traditional piece that is often lost in the shuffle, the guest book is starting to make its return in unexpected ways. Traditionally, the wedding guests were considered witnesses of the nuptials and were required to sign the marriage document. As rules have changed, the guests now sign a book with well wishes and testimonials … Read more

The Centerpiece

Your centerpieces are a vital part of your reception because they are the center of the room. From tall to short and skinny to fat, this is yet another place for you to make your wedding all about what YOU want. There are no rules anymore – brides now use tree branches, crystals or even feathers for … Read more

The Tiara

Don’t feel bad for being bloody excited for the Royal Wedding! The whole world has “Royal Fever” waiting to see what Kate wears, who is in attendance and, of course, their first kiss on the balcony of Buckingham Palace! Just because William is now taken does not mean your dream of being a princess one day is … Read more