Wedding Ideas Blog

Cleverly Reduce That Wedding Stress

We all know that planning a wedding can be a stressful time. But when you are planning your own, it suddenly becomes much more important to make sure that you are doing whatever you can to keep the wedding stress away. Fortunately, as hard as it might seem most of the time, there are plenty…

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A Perfect Guide to a Successful, DIY Budget Wedding

Happy Couple

Now that we are finally ready to take a walk down the aisle, the reality of crafting together our dream wedding might be overwhelming and expensive. In fact, it’s estimated that it costs around $26,000 for the average wedding today. By making a few things ourself, we can give our wedding a personal touch and…

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Five Qualities of a Perfect Wedding

Perfect Wedding Plans

If you are currently planning your wedding, you might want to make it become the event of the century. While you are not likely to make it to the headlines of the national papers, you can ensure that it is memorable not only for you, but also your guests. If you don’t want to settle…

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On The Menu At Your Venue

(Image Source)   Organizing a wedding day is notorious for the challenges you’ll face along the way. Most people don’t have experience in event planning, and these are often incredibly fancy affairs, meaning that tackling one yourself is truly going in at the deep end. Of course, though, there are loads of ways to make…

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Preparing Your Home for a Backyard Wedding

 Tips for Planning a Wedding At Home Planning a wedding is both stressful and expensive. One way a lot of families cut down on both is by scratching the venue search and instead opting to have a backyard wedding. Not only is this way more cost-efficient than renting out a church or a reception hall…

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How To Create A Beautiful Wedding When You’re On A Tight Budget

Sophie

Your special day should be just that, special. So, even if finances are tight, rest assured that you and your significant other will still be able to make your ‘big day’ perfect. With painless do-it-yourself projects and simple tips like reducing your guest list, saving thousands on your wedding day is relatively easy. Take a…

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DIY Wedding Flowers

Do-it- yourself wedding flowers can be a huge job to take on, as most of the work takes place so close to the wedding. However, you can also save a lot of money. At An Elegant Encounter, we’re sharing some of our best floral prep secrets, so your flowers will be almost as gorgeous as the bride.…

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DIY photography tips

DIY wedding photography

Have you ever seen those people with the impressive camera equipment, out taking pictures? Long lenses, short lenses, shutter clicking away.  And you know in your head that the pictures are going to come out amazing, because their equipment is soooo good? Did you know that you can rent that same professional photography equipment, for…

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DIY Wedding Supplies

DIY Wedding supplies

You are a super creative person, and you’re getting married (congrats!)  You have sooooo many good ideas for cute, custom DIY projects for your wedding. How do you make all of those ideas that are running around in your head, transform into a tangible reality? With unique DIY wedding supplies like these examples here: So many things can…

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Latest Wedding Flower Trends for Special Finishing Touch to Wedding

Weddings have gotten bigger and bolder in the last decade or so. No longer are these the big events where people wore “Bonfire of the Vanities” dresses and colorful tuxedos. Today’s weddings have become more customized in the search for uniqueness. The event itself has turned to quaint little weddings at small venues outside of…

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