Wedding Ideas Blog

Win a FREE name change kit from MissNowMrs.com

Online Name Change

CLICK HERE to enter our FREE name change kit giveaway! Are you hyphenating, taking his name or something in-between? MissNowMrs.com is your easy online name change solution. Founded in 2006, we have helped over 70,000 brides simplify their transition from Miss to Mrs. We’d love to help you too! TheWV.com is teaming up with MissNowMrs.com…

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Travel Agent vs Online Booking Engines

Travel Agent

With the recent demise of three airlines, it has been challenging trying to rebook or obtain refunds.  This being said, having a travel agent who gets this information first hand, able to negotiate on your behalf and having the ability and contacts to get this done quickly are a huge relief. I have spent most…

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How To Have Your Dream Reception

Wedding Reception

A Wedding Reception should be a fun event for everyone.  It’s important for the guests to enjoy themselves.  As you are planning the reception, think in terms of “What would the guests expect?”.  Of course your budget will determine the type of services you include in the reception.  Many wedding venues provide a number of…

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4 KEYS TO PLANNING YOUR CEREMONY MUSIC

How to select your ceremony music

Your Wedding Day is one of the most important days of your life.  This is your day to shine!  Great planning will help everything run smoothly and allow you and your guests to have a truly wonderful time. Choosing the right music to frame your wedding ceremony is an important part of your planning.  Hiring…

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A Few Tips from a Professional Photographer

Wedding Photographer Tips

Engagement Session Make sure to have an engagement picture session.  This will allow you to get to know your photographer, and more importantly for your photographer to know you.  Photographers like to know if you are sensitive to light, blink a lot, have a favorite side or a favorite smile.  Your photographer could get some background information on…

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How to choose a wedding DJ

Wedding DJ

1. Select a Professional/full-time DJ: Unfortunately there are far too many DJ’s who represent themselves as professional DJ’s, while working in another line of work. A full-time DJ can give your wedding the focus and attention it deserves, versus part-time DJ, will only be able to focus on your wedding when he can work it…

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Not Your Mother’s Guest Book!

Guest Book Kit

The traditional, name filled guest book is, well …BORING! By contrast, the Adesso Album Instant Photo Guest Book® is a FUN, unique, very personal and interactive alternative.   Here’s how it works: Fuji Instax instant photos are taken of guests The photos are slid into the die cuts in the pages of the Adesso Album While…

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Spray Tan ‘Fittings’

Spray Tan for your wedding

Article Written by “Island Spray Tan – San Diego, CA” Dress fittings are an obvious part of the wedding preparations, shouldn’t your skin get the same attention? Brides are now opting to ‘fit’ their spray tan in advance, to ensure their color will look as natural as possible on their special day. Island Spray Tan…

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Holding your Bouquet

Listen up ladies!  All too many times I see the bride or bridesmaids hiding behind their bouquets. It makes for funny looking pictures and people can’t see your gorgeous dresses! Hold the bouquet with both hands at about hip level, close to your belly-button. This keeps you looking relaxed and calm.

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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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