Wedding Ideas Blog

5 Tips to Responsible Party Hosting (Bonus: They’re Also Wallet-Friendly!)

Wedding Reception Tip

The decision to go with a hosted bar, cash bar or even no bar at your wedding can be a difficult one.  Will your guests consume more if you’re footing the bill?  Absolutely.  While the budget is obviously of concern to many couples, so should the safety and well-being of your guests. Here are 5…

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Savvy Brides Save Money!

Wedding on a Budget

Brides are finding all kinds of ways to save money as our economy recovers and they are becoming more wedding savvy. This means that the wedding industry is also looking for more ways to meet the needs of these wiser brides.  Some of the ways they have done that are: Brides can save up to…

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Rent Jewelry For Your Wedding!

Rent Jewelry for Your Wedding

Why rent jewelry: Renting has always been a part of the planning for brides – renting the reception hall, renting the tables, renting the chairs… If a bride isn’t renting an aspect of her wedding, she’s paying for a service that will make her wedding day the special, elegant occasion she’s dreamed of. At Adorn,…

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Have An Off-Season Wedding And Save BIG!

off season wedding

In these economic times, everyone is looking to save money. Having your wedding during the off-season months of November, January, February and March (I skipped December because it is an in-demand month for Holiday Parties) can save you a bundle because most vendors dramatically slash their prices during this time due to it being a…

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Wedding Contests and Giveaways!

Wedding Contest - Wedding Giveaways

Wedding contests and giveaways are a great way to save money and get fun stuff for your big day!  You can win anything from the postage stamps that go on your invites, to a free honeymoon in Hawaii! There are lots of places where you can go online and register for free giveaways, but it…

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Full Service Invitation Suites -To Be or Not to Be Your Own Designer?

Wedding Invites

If you’re like me you are very creative and passionate about all things paper.  You enjoy receiving hand written notes and gorgeous invitations.  For me, paper is essential to my everyday life; especially paper with beautiful colors, textures, patterns and of course the bling, anything that screams, “I’m fabulous, darling.”  However, if you’re like most…

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DIY Stationery

Are you a DIY bride? Check out this stylish DIY stationery for your wedding! They have quality products with unique finishing touches that will wow all of your guests! www.gartnerstudios.com/wedding You can purchase the supplies for your invitations, programs, menus, etc either online or at your local Michaels Store, Target or Office Depot. The supplies…

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Wedding Registry

Wedding Registry

Are you like me, you had no clue where to even start with your registry?  Did you not know which stores to register at?  It is such a fun thing to do as a part of the wedding process but can be extremely stressful.  What items will you use most, what will sit in the…

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DIY: Spring Bouquets

Thinking about making your own bouquets for your spring wedding?  Check out these bouquets thanks to Photography by Imaginations.  All you need are tulips, bear grass and some floral supplies to put together these chic bouquets.  To make your bridal bouquet stand out, use more tulips and try a different color!

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