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…]
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.
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…]
If you are in search of a waterfront wedding venue in Pensacola, Florida, one of the best locations in the area is the Barkley House. It affords the casual beauty of a beach wedding on the well-maintained grounds of a historical water front property. The Barkley House gives weddings the option of excellent views of the water and the feel of a beach wedding without the accessibility issues. [Read more…]
Today I’m going to share my secret 8 Tips for Stress Free Wedding Planning. When I think back to my own wedding, I was fairly stress free and very organized. However there were those few moments that I would have liked to avoid. My favorite was when my in-laws showed up two days before the wedding and insisted on a string quartet for the ceremony! [Read more…]
Hey, there! My name is Jessica and I am a member of Fleur De Lis Event Consulting. I assist Valerie in setting up for weddings, cleaning up after, and all of the excitement in between. I love everything about weddings, from the “I do’s” to the drunken conga line. In my 21 years of life, I can honestly say that planning a wedding is one of the most stressful tasks I have ever attempted to accomplish. [Read more…]