As an experienced wedding consultants and some former brides ourselves, we have seen and heard an array of things going wrong on the day of. Anything from late or no show vendors, dress malfunctions, meltdowns from the bride or wedding party, you name it we have lived it. Its easier said than done of course, but learning how to deal when these issues arise is the key. [Read more…]
The glorious time has arrived in your life and you’re engaged…congratulations… Your next thought is when? Where? How many guests? Or should we elope? And what will I wear? A lot of thoughts and questions enter your mind and don’t worry, your Norfolk wedding planner is here with answers. Let’s try to take care of one item at a time so, let’s start with dress options. [Read more…]
Weddings are a true testament to a brides overall personality, and how they view the most special day of their lives. A wedding can consist of different colors, flowers, decorations, but there are some weddings that make bold statements to who the bride really is. Be sure to ask your Williamsburg Wedding Planner if a themed wedding is right for you. [Read more…]
Pensacola Beach Ceremony Considerations
Although the beach is beautiful on its own, it’s nice to “dress it up” a little for your wedding ceremony. Not much is needed because you don’t want to take away from the natural beauty, but you might want to add a personal touch and make the ceremony match the theme of your overall wedding. Here are a few beach ceremony considerations. [Read more…]
At your wedding you’ll have your best friends, your siblings, immediate family, extended family, more friends and maybe work associates that don’t know you as well outside of the work environment. [Read more…]
Every now and then I indulge in a slice of warm chocolate cake for breakfast. To say I have a sweet tooth, is an understatement. So It’s only natural I gravitate towards the dessert bar at weddings. Dessert Bars are by far the sweetest wedding trend. More and more couples want to offer guests a variety of different options. Not only does it add to the overall wedding experience, it’s very popular among guests and appeals to all ages. It will definitely add to the WOW factor of any wedding.
This topic is one of my all-time favorite topics to talk, guide, and educate brides on. When you think of budget friendly weddings, you might think of cutting costs at an all time low, not affording the best of the best, or your wedding not coming out as beautiful as you hoped. Well, there is hope for the budget friendly bride, there are so many different ideas, venues, decorations, and food options that can help you cut costs, but still have the wedding of your dreams. [Read more…]
Location is key when planning a wedding, especially a farm wedding. I have included my top 4 amazing farm wedding venues. Located just outside Tampa Bay in Plant City, Florida. These wedding venues measure excellence for brides who need their weddings to possess that chic southern feel. From private indoor settings to wide open areas, these venues can be the ideal start to come up with a classic rustic wedding. [Read more…]
As the bride, you’re right on task with the assistance of FDL. You’very reserved your location, your dress is being altered, travel accommodations are in place along with out of town guests are aware of the closest hotels to your wedding venue. As the bride, you’re feeling good about all of this and know you would like to focus a little time for your guests. [Read more…]
Every bride looks to the day they get to choose their wedding dress. It is the moment we look forward to, because this is truly what makes our special day. I know we are marrying the loves of our lives, however our bridal gown is what puts the icing on the cake. Therefore, you want to make this moment special, having the people you love beside you, and choosing the right gown for the day will be something you will remember for the rest of your life. [Read more…]
Creative Wedding Signs
Brides are getting creative these days and it’s so fun to see what signs they’ve chosen to use at their wedding. You might be asking yourself, “Why do I need signs at my wedding if I have a coordinator to direct people?” Well, there are a few good reasons to incorporate signs into your wedding décor. First and foremost they provide information to your guests. Your wedding planner can’t be everywhere all at once, so it’s nice to have directions that are visible to guests at all times. [Read more…]
Flowers are huge essential to any wedding. You have different varieties that can match any theme, color, venue, or dress. Therefore, while choosing between real and fake flowers, there are many things to take into consideration. [Read more…]
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It’s always fun to incorporate a theme into a bridal shower, especially if it’s a Southern Chic theme. Imagine ice tea, simple but beautiful decorations and a playful bride… this shower theme is full of southern laid back style. [Read more…]
Another year comes to a close; 2016 was a year of so many beautiful wedding. We cried, we laughed, we conquered! Our Day of Coordinators had a great year of blushing brides, dapper grooms, adorable dogs and lush bouquets. 2016 was pure heaven! [Read more…]
Depending on your wedding vision, having a restaurant reception might be the perfect option for you. Now, of course this option might not be for everyone, but in certain situations deciding to host your wedding reception at a favorite restaurant could be an unique and fun experience. Be to ask your Jacksonville wedding planner if this is something you should consider. [Read more…]
Don’t forget about your Groom! He’s a part of your wedding just as much as you are. Yet, often times, the groom is forgotten about with the focus mainly on the bride. To be honest, as a Richmond wedding planner, I hear very little complaining from the groom. Be it as it may, tell your photographer to try to capture at least these recommended shots. [Read more…]
Where do you being when planning a wedding?
Are you newly engaged and don’t know where or how to being the wedding planning process? There is a lot of excitement that surrounds an engagement and future wedding but it can also be very overwhelming. Do you start with dress shopping or venue booking? What about picking that perfect date? All of these things need to be done, but not all at once. By breaking down the massive wedding to-do list, you can stay calm and accomplish everything by the time your big day rolls around. [Read more…]
The concept of doing a first look is almost common place with today’s couples. In fact, this Richmond wedding planner loves to hear when a couple decides to do a first look at their wedding. When I first heard this concept, I was against it. But over time, I have learned to love it. [Read more…]