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This blog is designed to give advice on proper etiquette when planning events plus we threw in a few cool design tips on how to make your event fabulous!

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Courthouse or Traditional Wedding?

Posted on November 25, 2014 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

I have worked with brides and researched a lot of trends in the wedding industry and I wanted to drop some advice for all the soon to be brides. I have noticed that a lot of brides put off their wedding date or try to lowball wedding vendors or venues because of money issues. I would like to give a piece of advice to all those who are seeking to save money for their big day.

 

1. Limit your guest list

 

Limiting the amount of people on your guest list can sav...

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Top 10 reasons to hire a wedding or event planner

Posted on May 5, 2014 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

There are a few reasons those of you who are thinking of having an event should hire a planner. A planner can save time, stress and act as a go to person for all aspects of the event. These are all just suggestions but in the long run, a planner can save you a lot of time and money.

1. If you are having an event involving over 100 guests

2. If you are having a wedding and the ceremony and reception are...

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Wedding Planner vs. Venue Coordinator

Posted on May 5, 2014 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

A wedding planner and venue coordinator are not one and the same. They may share similiar responsibilties and work together on the day of the event but they essentially have different functions and priorities. It is better to have knowledge before making a decision that could turn a beautiful event into a complete disaster. You are not paying for the same service twice. Wedding planners plan your vision for the day, venue coordinators work for the venue and may not be able to ensure everythin...

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Wedding Etiquette 101

Posted on March 3, 2014 at 11:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear Bride & Groom,

As I mentioned below, I will be doing a series of posts about proper wedding etiquette when it comes to the various roles of the bride, groom, friends and family of this major life changing event.This post is addressed to the bride's and groom's of the world.


Do not invite guests to your wedding just to receive gifts. I've had some brides and grooms say to me well, aren't guests supposed to pay for the wedding? Let me answer that quickly, no the...

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Wedding Etiquette 101

Posted on January 31, 2014 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

I will be doing a series of posts about wedding ettiquette since a lot of people do not know about proper wedding etiquette when it comes to vendor payments, invitations, friend and family roles, etc. My first post will be addressed to invitees. If a couple mails you a save the date card or an invitation, please refrain from posting a picture or "instagramming" a photo of the invite onto social media sites, such as Facebook, Instagram, Vine, etc. There are many reasons w...

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Winter Wedding Inspiration

Posted on December 4, 2013 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Looking for decor ideas for your upcoming winter wedding? Bridal Guide has new and fresh decor ideas for couples who choose to get married during the cold months of the year. Whether you're looking for a cake or dress, you will find these ideas truly inspiring! Check out http://www.bridalguide.com/planning/the-details/reception/winter-wedding-ideas#136390

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Looking for a non-traditional processional entrance?

Posted on November 4, 2013 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Processionals are an important component in all wedding ceremonies. If you don't want to have a traditional processional, check out this classic video on youtube . There are also other ways to enter in to your ceremony so consult with your local wedding planner for more ideas. 

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The best months to get married

Posted on October 3, 2013 at 5:15 AM Comments comments (0)

"So, you want a summer wedding?" That was a question that I had asked a customer after she explained to me her dreams of being married in the summer. Although May, June and July are some of the most poular months to get married, they are some of the HOTTEST months too, if you live down south. You gals in the southern hemisphere know what I'm talking about. Merit that those months are full of brides packing bright festive colors on their wedding day, there are some other months to consider whe...

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