Believe it or not, we receive a lot of questions regarding bar service. “What type of bar should I have”, “What will guests want?”, “how much alcohol should we buy?” So have you decided on the type of wedding bar you’re wanting? [Read more…]
Are you a DIY bride and working on trying to manage everything on your wedding to do list? Are you trying decide who you would like to work with for your wedding invitations? Here’s a guide to a few companies in the Norfolk area to consider. This is another way to showcase your personal style and add a special touch. [Read more…]
Norfolk VA Makeup Artist Kim Porter
One of the nice things about working in the wedding industry is finding others with the same drive and passion for creating your best wedding day experience. We are very fortunate to have Kim Porter of the Makeup Studio and Beauty Lounge in the Norfolk, Virginia Beach area. [Read more…]
Do we have a treat for you this month. We have teamed up with Michele of Michele Perry Design Co. and are sharing this one of a kind “Will You Be My Bridesmaid” card- for free. If you’ve just started your wedding planning, you might be playing eeny, meeny, miny, moe with which friends are going to be your tribe. Once you have decided, you might want to ask them with a little gift. Our subscribers will receive a beautiful and fun free “Will You Be My Bridesmaid?” card for when you “pop” the question. Photo by Michele Perry. [Read more…]
No wedding should be complete without a proper wedding send off. We mean this in our deepest of hearts. You have been planning this wedding your whole life so why shouldn’t you end the night right- not with a fizzle but with a bang. Or, in this case, a blaze of glory. There are some practical reasons for a proper send off too. Having an exit is like politely saying “it’s time to go home- now get out”. It will also leave a lasting impression on the night’s festivities and give a “complete” feeling. Be sure you contact your wedding venue to see what is allowed and what’s not. A lot of old historic venues don’t allow the use of sparklers.
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…]
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…]