Guest Blogger: The Man Registry on Grooms Cakes

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at All About The Groom’s Cake One of the more popular wedding trends has become adding a groom’s cake to the festivities. That’s right, guys – a cake just for you. The... Read More

Planning an Interfaith Wedding

Photography by A Bryan Johnson Photo – see more at Marrying a person of a different faith can bring up many issues in wedding planning – not to mention the issues that can surface in your relationship. However, there... Read More

The “Ice” in Nice for your Wedding Reception

Photograph by Renee Robichaux A very classic accent to any wedding is the elegance of ice sculptures. They make dramatic centerpieces for buffet tables and overall décor. If you’re thinking about having an ice sculpture at your wedding reception, here... Read More

We Do!

There are many personal life situations that traditional wedding planning etiquette does not address. One example of this is how to incorporate children from a previous relationship into the wedding ceremony. The bride, the groom or both may have children... Read More

The Secret Sauce of Great Wedding Photos

Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at So good you can taste em’ Brides and grooms often ask me, “How can you ensure my wedding photographs will be as good as the photos on your site?” The simple... Read More

Your Four-Legged Ring Bearer

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at Forget about having your sister’s temper-tantrum-throwing five year old son as the ring bearer. You’ve got your loyal, dedicated doggie to do the job. You know, that obedient, furry pal who... Read More

Wedding Planner Expert with What to Wear to a Wedding

Question: Can you please categorize the different attire formalities and what each one of those mean for guests? Wedding Planner Expert, Jessica Adler of JA Special Events and Weddings answers this: Knowing what to wear to a wedding or special... Read More

Seating Charts 101 – Putting Everyone in Their Place

Photography by Sarah K Chen- see more at It’s a common cliché in the wedding planning world: the headache that comes with mapping out your seating arrangements for the reception. Playing matchmaker isn’t always as fun as you might... Read More

Don’t Worry…We Hired Uncle Bob!

Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at I recently photographed Gus & Laura’s wedding. Unlike many traditional couples, they decided to have a smaller celebration. The result was an intimate evening that was altogether personal and touching. I... Read More

Reasons to Have a Wedding Planner

Photography by J May Photography In my last blog post, I spoke about the importance of the “day of” coordinator to your wedding planning team. Now, I want to talk about the benefits of hiring a planner – not necessarily... Read More

William Fogler Talks About Color Matching and Balance

Whether it’s wedding etiquette questions, info on the latest styles and trends, or timeless advice, our in-house wedding designer William has the answers.Have a burning question about your big day? Send it to us at: or tweet it or... Read More

Celebrations and Memories

When wedding photographer, Ken Mendoza of Duende Photo was hired to shoot an engagement party, little did he know that his photographs would play a major role in the wedding ceremony of the same couple a year later. Dina and... Read More