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Guest List

Posted on March 7, 2019 at 4:20 PM

A few tips when planning your guest list. If you have chosen your venue(s) keep in mind the total capacity each venue can hold. You do not want to over invite and then not have enough room to hold all your guests including the wedding party. Keep your budget in mind because most caterers charge by the person and it can be very expensive. Pinterest is an awesome place to find “guest list flow charts” to weed out your guest list.

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Thumbtack Quotes

Posted on March 5, 2019 at 2:10 PM

Couples:

As of last summer, 2018, we are no longer quoting through Thumbtack. We prefer to quote directly off our website. It has been designed to match our service list providing you with an accurate quote without the confusing questions of Thumbtack. Emails and scheduled phone consultations are always welcome!

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Getting your brain organized after the engagement

Posted on February 28, 2019 at 10:40 AM

You will most likely get asked by everyone when is your wedding!?! However, you and your fiancé will have to take some time to figure this out.


*First step is to sit down a figure out what time of year you would like to have it.


*Second, you will have to select a few different dates that will work best for you.

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The history of the Wedding Ring

Posted on February 22, 2019 at 3:10 PM

Flashback facts this Friday

The Ring

The circular shape of a wedding ring symbolizes eternal and unending love for one another. The Egyptians would wear hemp rings symbolizing their marriage, but they would have to replace them often as they would breakdown. The ancient Greeks and Romans started making rings out of gold and iron. Gold rings represent purity, beauty, and ...

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The History of the Garter

Posted on February 15, 2019 at 2:50 PM

Flashback facts this Friday

The Garter

Throwing the garter is an old English custom. Male guests, some who had a few drinks, would often rush the bride to see who would be the first one to rip the garter off her leg. “Pardon me”!! :o These men felt that it would bring them good luck. Some brides would remove the garter before things got out of control and she woul...

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The History of the Bridal Bouquet

Posted on February 8, 2019 at 2:35 PM

Flashback facts this Friday

The History of the Bridal Bouquet

In ancient Romans time; the bride would carry bunches of fragrant herbs and flowers to ward off evil spirits. Ancient Greeks carried Ivy as this was their symbol of unending love.

Today, couples like to coordinate their bouquet with the theme of their event, tying in all...

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Flashback facts this Friday ~ The Veil

Posted on February 1, 2019 at 11:40 AM

Hi everyone!

So the month of February I am going to talk about the history of some wedding traditions. Its amazing to see how the times have changed over the centuries!

Flashback facts this Friday

The Veil~

The wedding veil has evolved over time. It was known by concealing the brides face with a veil it would camouflage her so ...

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Wedding Planner vs. Day of Coordinator

Posted on January 23, 2019 at 3:05 PM

I have noticed in the past few years there had been confusion on what a day of coordinator is vs. an event planner. As of recently this year; I was asked "A day of coordinator is actually like a thing?", and "Sorry I am new to this planning stuff and I have no idea what a planner/coordinator does." Hopefully I can help answer this!

A day of coordinator is a professional planner who helps support and coordinate the day ...

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Congratulations on your Engagement!!!

Posted on January 18, 2019 at 9:00 AM

We would love to help you celebrate your big day by providing you with excellent service. Our free consultation will allow us to get to know each other before committing to an unknown service. Once we know your expectations, we can customize your price to fit exactly what you need.


Contact us today to set up your free consultation!

~Day of coordination

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What do you envision your event will look like? Where do we begin?

Posted on January 11, 2019 at 9:20 AM

Let’s touch base on your design concept and how to work with it! Before you head out to your local craft store or start on-line shopping- there are a few steps to think about first. Please defer back to your budget to see how much money you have. Once you have that amount move to the next step. Next, double check with your venue to see what they offer. Some venues include linens, plates, flatware, lighting etc. Why pay extra if the venue can offer this to you at a ...

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