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powers Engagement Party Etiquette Questions

Engagement parties can be terrific events hosted by friends and family to celebrate the couple and this exciting new phase in their lives.  Here are a few of your most common etiquette and planning questions answered! Does a couple need to have an engagement party? Nope. It’s totally optional. Engagement... Read More

One Stylish Party copy Cheerful Summer Sweet Table Ideas

Last night, an ice cream truck went past my house and a wave of happiness rushed over me.  Maybe I’m a little sentimental, but on these sunshine-filled days,  it’s a... Read More

Knight_Leonhard_Holly_Von_Lanken_Photography_LLC_leonhardwedding74_low copy How to Choose Your Wedding Vendors

The right vendor can make a significant difference in the quality of your wedding. Before this statement makes you freak out, the “right” vendor is different for everyone. It’s a... Read More

3 Thank You Cards from Storkie

Writing thank you cards is probably not going to be your very favorite thing about your wedding.  Depending upon how many people you need to write, it can be anything... Read More

tami-melissa-photography How to Choose Your Wedding Colors

While you love looking at color boards and palettes and real weddings, you’re having a hard time actually choosing your wedding colors. You aren’t alone. Many brides don’t have just... Read More

wyble_kull_Saltwater_Studios_lizamike332_low 10 Classic Father Daughter Dance Songs

Finding just the right songs for the dances at your reception can be difficult. No tunes about break-ups, dysfunctional relationships, or just plain creepy love songs with your new spouse.... Read More

Keare_Korpics_Lets_Frolic_Together_letsfrolictogether201409270076_low 5 Honeymoon Registry Etiquette Questions

We’re answering your top 5 etiquette questions about honeymoon registries! How much detail should I go into on the registry? Some honeymoon registries run more like a traditional registry, but... Read More

Luciana_Paul_Viera_Photographics_I0160_low 5 Tips for a Small Wedding Budget

It can be difficult to plan a wedding on a small budget. After all, luxurious wedding inspiration surrounds us.  But when you have a tiny amount of money that you... Read More

Engagement photo with a record player and choosing first dance songs The Perfect Date Night Soundtrack

Sometimes, especially in the middle of all of the excitement of wedding planning, a quiet night at home is just what a couple needs to relax, re-charge and basically get... Read More