Wedding Ideas Blog

Ways to honor deceased relatives in a wedding

Tips: Be creative and do what feels right to you.  There is no one right way to honor deceased relatives. Accompany what you do with a few brief lines written in the program or stated aloud that explain why you are doing it.  For example, “We are each carrying photos of our grandmother and father…

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DJ (canned) Vs. Band (live!) for your Wedding Reception

Wedding Reception

Navigating through all the inherent details of planning a wedding reception event is a major undertaking. But even after all the meticulous effort, no matter how beautifully-adorned the Bride, or how lovely and fragrant the flower arrangements, ot how elegantly-decorated the hall, etc. – when all is said and done – your family members and…

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Planning Your Wedding : The Engagement Party

Engagement Party

The engagement party is a lovely way to announce an engagement. Usually
close friends and relatives will be aware that an announcement is in the
offing, and when they receive an invitation, they will not be too surprised.
Your parents or other close relatives usually give the engagement party. It
may be announced as parties “honoring our daughter and…

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MissNowMrs.com: The Premier Online Name-Change Service for Brides! Miss…to…Mrs., Simplified!

Change your last name

We at MissNowMrs.com recognize that married name-change is a big decision for brides, so we have created this service for you to make it a less stressful and more enjoyable process! Since each state has its own set of restrictions, rules, paperwork, and filing procedures, we have already done the research for you, and our…

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Tips for choosing your wedding reception location.

choose your reception location

The key points for our couples to consider when they are scouting out the perfect location for their dream day… Now that the biggest decision has been made, saying “YES”. There come a lot of tough decisions. Choosing where to have the ceremony, reception, who to have as bridesmaids and what they should wear, of…

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Here comes the bride all dressed in white

wedding dress

“Here comes the bride all dressed in white!” Not necessarily the case anymore. Bridal gowns come in all shapes, fabrics and colors.  The colors run the gamut; there is white, then a slightly softer diamond white, ivory, ivory pearl, oyster, light gold, champagne, and a myriad of deeper colors.   According to The Journal Record “the…

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Wedding Photography

Wedding Photography

Wedding Photography is more about communication, leadership, and work ethic than simply posing people and having a digital camera. As a bride in today’s market, in order to save yourself disappointment, you’ll want to distinguish between the novice who is experimenting in a hobby, and the true professional who has years of experience. Due to…

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Wedding Calligraphy

Wedding Calligraphy

You are getting married.  Where do you begin?  Set a date, pick a venue, find “the” dress, order flowers, hire entertainment, but how do you let your guests know about the wedding?  How do you match up all of the beautiful details you have decided upon and give your guests a preview of what’s to…

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Fifteen Things To Look For When Choosing Your Minister

Wedding Officiant

Your ceremony is the spiritual heart and soul of your wedding day. Yet, many people are uncertain about how to choose an officiate. You may even be a little intimidated when talking with the person who may be saying some of the most important words you will ever hear in your life. If you and…

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Does Your DJ Have A “PLAN B?”

Wedding DJ backup plan

Let’s face it, life happens. Things can go wrong and Murphy’s Law states that they will always go wrong at the worst possible moment! You would never see an athletic team take the field with only ONE play in their book! A mountain climber always has another route planned out in case their first plan…

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