sdlkfj Glam Fun with Justin Alexander Signature

Justin Alexander just released their Fall 2015 Signature collection, and we couldn’t be more in love!  Filled with gowns that are modern reinterpretations of retro glam style, these wedding dresses are for brides who want an extra dose of “wow”... Read More

featured Creative Wedding Place Settings

Want to add some extra “wow” to your reception tables?  Consider some of these inspiring ideas for creative wedding place settings. They will help highlight and extend your wedding’s theme and color palette through to your tables and centerpieces without... Read More

gracie-blue-photography Yellow Color Palettes for Weddings

Who doesn’t love the instant dose of pep that a yellow color palette brings to a wedding?!  From preppy to muted to bold, yellow color schemes are versatile and cheerful.  Did you know that when yellow is present, it is... Read More

Crafting a Great Email to Clients

When responding to a potential client’s email, you want to make sure to do 3 things: answer their question effectively, engage them with your personality, and respond in a timely manner. Answer their question. Whether they have used your inquiry... Read More

Communicating with Couples via Mobile: 5 Tips

Your smart phone is probably your best friend. As a small business owner, it allows you to operate professionally from just about anywhere. However, many wedding professionals find mobile communication frustrating and confusing. Here are 5 tips to help you... Read More

Be the Solution

Around this time of year, you might feel more like a referee or therapist than a creative professional. Before the wave of summer weddings hits, it’s often about putting out fires and answering frantic questions from couples about their upcoming... Read More

featured Black and White Wedding Cakes

Having a black and white wedding?  Or maybe you just want to add a dose of sophistication to your sweet table?  These black and white wedding cakes are just plain lovely. We love how much of a statement these confections... Read More

jessica-fairchild Groomsmen Gift Ideas & Etiquette

Buying gifts for your wedding party can often be a last-minute detail, and because so, is filled with unnecessary stress. Here are a couple of fun ideas for gifts for your groomsmen, as well as answers to your most common... Read More

featured Justin Alexander’s New Collection

When we heard about the retro inspiration behind Justin Alexander‘s Fall 2015 collection, we were pretty excited. After all, 1950’s fashion is all about luxurious fabrics, feminine silhouettes, and darling details.  We’ve collected some of our favorite dresses from this... Read More

featured Washi Tape Projects for Weddings

We’ve all seen the cheerful rolls of washi tape beckoning us in the craft store. Of course, you would love to fill your basket with floral and polka dotted tape, but what to do with it?  Here are 15 washi... Read More

oh-so-beautiful-paper Vineyard Wedding Ideas

Maybe your wedding is going to be at a local vineyard, or maybe you just really love wine (no judgments). Either way, here are some vineyard wedding ideas that will help you highlight your venue and your adoration of vino!... Read More