Five Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner

Five Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner

Hiring a wedding planner during the best of times makes sense. But hiring a planner during uncertain times? Crucial. Under normal circumstances, planning a wedding is difficult. But imagine planning a wedding during a pandemic. The last year has been challenging for so many engaged couples who have faced unprecedented challenges; wedding postponements, last minute event changes, lost deposits, and steering through COVID regulations. Glory Barbaris, Founder, Lead Planner and Designer at Wildflower Hill Co. says, “It has never been so important to hire a wedding planner than it is...

Questions to Ask Your Prospective Wedding DJ

Hiring a DJ is a quintessentially important element of the Big Day – and you should definitely do it carefully, since the DJ you hire can make or break the success of your entire wedding.  What are some of the questions you should definitely ask your DJ before you hire them?  The right DJ can bring your guests to the dance floor - Zandi Entertainment  We have some tips for you – keep reading and find out more.  ·        Do they take requests? Some DJs do,...

How To Make Your Wedding Cake Match Your Personality

Everyone loves dessert – especially when it comes to celebrations.  And nothing’s worth celebrating more than your Big Day. Weddings are all about the love of two people coming together as one in matrimony and making a commitment to each other.  Of course, as the bride and groom, you want to make sure that the dessert served at your wedding is delicious. And you also want to make sure that your dessert looks good and shows off your personality too! Wood-grained cake by Cakes by Wanda How can you do...

What’s all this we’re hearing about Virtual Décor for Weddings?

If you’ve seen any recent posts on Instagram featuring images of amazing looking wedding receptions, you’ve probably noticed how great the décor looks.  Well, one of the big differentiators in those images is the lighting.  But that colorful light scape against the wall, and those bright pin spots highlighting the centerpieces are NOT normally something that comes as part of the venue rental.  They’re actually a whole new class of décor called “Virtual Décor”. So why should you consider allocating some of your wedding budget on lighting?  Simple –...

How to Plan the Music of Your Dream Wedding

Your wedding should feel like a dream come true – like a truly special moment in your life. It should be a moment that you cherish and love.  A memory that you will treasure for years and decades to come.  Even the smallest details of a wedding can make a big difference when it comes to creating your perfect Big Day and setting the right atmosphere for your event.  We've talked about flowers and hairstyles in past blogs, but what about the music for your wedding?  Music is definitely...

Amazing Flower Ideas for Your Wedding

 As one of the many tasks that are part of planning your wedding, picking flowers might be particularly intimidating if you’re a “flower person”.  If you have trouble telling a rose from a carnation, you might be looking for some tips flower options for your wedding.  What are some of the best wedding flower ideas and trends for 2019 weddings?  We have some tips for you – so read on and find out more.  ·         Pantone’s Color of the Year, Living Coral. Although people haven’t talked much about...

These Wedding Signs Are Really Lovely!

Although they are not mandatory in any way, wedding signs can really upgrade the look and the feel of your Big Day, regardless of where it may take place.  What are some of the most unique wedding sign ideas you might want to consider for your Big Day?  We have some tips for you – so read on and find out more.  ·         Clothes pins on “drying lines”. This idea works really well for outdoor weddings (and even more so for country chic weddings), and it’s really easy...

Tips to Help You Create the Perfect Welcome Bags for Your Wedding Guests

If your guests have traveled long and hard to make it to your wedding, they deserve all your appreciation, from the very moment they step into their hotel rooms. Of course, one of the best ways to show your gratitude is by making sure they will find a welcome bag in their room – but what are some of the most important things to remember when it comes to these little bags filled with goodies?  We have some tips for you – keep reading and find out more.  ·   ...

Everyone Will Love these Plants as Wedding Favors!

Offering wedding favors is not an absolute must – it’s not like you’re cutting the ceremony off the Big Day or not serving any kind of food to your guests. Favors are, however, a nice gesture of appreciation – they show your guests that you really appreciate their presence there and that you would like them to leave your wedding with a small memory of this beautiful moment in your life. Have you considered offering wedding favors that are based on flowers and/or plants? They can be such...

Did You Know the Story Behind THESE Wedding Traditions?

Wedding traditions frequently attract polarizing opinions. On the one hand, there are the brides and grooms who feel that it’s best to stick to traditions, while on the other hand, there are couples who feel that they should be able to set their own rules when it comes to their Big Day. If you choose to incorporate some of the most popular wedding customs, though, it is definitely worth knowing where they come from. Following, we have gathered some tips to help you learn more about the history of...