Category Archives: Wedding Stuff You Never Think Of

Getting creative with your wedding is one of the most essential recommendations we can give you! There are so many things that you have no idea even existed and now we are presenting them to you so you can potentially use them for your wedding or event! Wedding stuff you will never think of consists of DIY projects that are easy to do and add a spark to your wedding. For example little quizzes and puzzles like wedding madlibs! You can also make your own bouquets and center pieces. One center piece we love is tying up lavender and an assortment of herbs so that the whole atmosphere smells as good as you feel! Your guests will not only be astonished that you were able to do such creative things, but your wedding will look like a photo straight out of Pinterest (which is every girls dream)!

Yesterday, the wedding world was going crazy over the most popular engagement ring on Pinterest. And well… I’m sure you can tell why after you see it. Publications like Elle, Hello Giggle, Huffington Post, and Cosmopolitan are giving all the praise to this magnificent Verragio engagement ring photo from none other than, Raymond Lee Jewelers and Diamonds by Raymond Lee. (click here to shop) This engagement ring garnered over 70k re-pins on Pinterest.  ?   So what are the deets? From the Verragio Venetian collection, this engagement ring setting features a twisted band that showcases two stunning round brilliant accent Read More →

5 Things To Know About Tiffany Ring Price One of our favorite brands is today’s topic of discussion.  Tiffany & Co. continues to set a precedence amongst others in the high end, luxury jewelry industry.  While we’re all very familiar with their grandiose storefronts that we pass by in our local malls or the Tiffany & Co. Flagship Store on Fifth Avenue in New York. But – There are many important and distinct characteristics of this luxury designer that go without being noticed.  There’s a reason the price tag on that latest Tiffany & Co. piece you wanted is so Read More →

Have you thought about buying a piece of pre-owned Tiffany & Co. jewelry?  Going the estate boutique route when it comes to buying designer jewelry is more common than you’d probably imagine.  More times than not, it’s the most cost effective alternative and you can usually find Tiffany & Co. jewelry that is basically new.  Cheaper, like new?  I’ll take it.  So if you are purchasing some Tiffany & Co. pre-owned jewelry. you’ll definitely want to be in “the know” when it comes to spotting a Tiffany fake. Tiffany & Co Blue Box Let’s start with the iconic Tiffany & Read More →

Did you know that traditionally you’re not supposed to give your significant other diamonds until your 60th wedding anniversary?! Not only that, but you can count out silver too until you hit the big “25 year” mark.  (It might just be me, but that’s a long time for a girl to wait!) According to tradition the 1st year anniversary gift is to give your loved one something made with paper.  Cotton, Leather, Fruits, Wood, Wool, and Tin are a few other items that are usually given up until the 10th year anniversary. The origins of giving anniversary gifts to your Read More →

Well, here it is. The last installment of choosing birthstone engagement rings 101.  By now we’ve explored the new trend where women are taking a different approach when it comes to choosing the center stone for their beloved engagement ring. While diamonds remain the front-runner, birthstones are starting to catch the attention of many. Birthstone engagement rings offer an exclusive and personalized aura.  Not only that, birthstone rings offer more options to customize your ring without breaking the bank.  We’ve learned about the first eight months’ birthstones so far and what they symbolize.  We’ve also checked out so really beautiful Read More →

  Tiffany & Co. is a name familiar to many.  So it comes as no surprise that when it’s time to pop the big question, Tiffany & Co. is always at the top of a bride-to-be’s wish list.  After browsing the infamous “Tiffany Setting” and the rest of the engagement ring collection, you might find yourself  re-thinking life choices – just kidding! But you may be questioning why is the price so expensive?  Well to start, let’s first clarify a few things.  First is Tiffany & Co. expensive? Yes. Overpriced? No. Whether it’s Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Rolex, Gucci, or Read More →

Have you ever attended a wedding where someones child fell asleep during the vows, or even worse made a scene during the ceremony? There are those rare cases in which a child can create mayhem due to missing his nap earlier that day. Most weddings the bride will choose to have a niece, nephew, cousin or family friend participate in the wedding party as a flower girl or even ring barer. However they may be adorable, not all brides will choose to include them in there special day. There are many modern day weddings in which the bride and groom Read More →

You are just days away before your big wedding and a cloud icon with slanted water drops is haunting you from your weather app on your iPhone. It’s the absolute worst kind of wedding crasher, but one you must be ready for, when rain crashes your wedding day. While crying over the weather radar may not make it any better, having a backup plan in mind will help you to stay sane. Keep in mind, weather preparation starts way before the big day, so be ready for plan B! So if it’s going to rain just get over it and Read More →

Wedding traditions have been passed down from generation to generation, and in some cases have been altered to fit in with the times. However the ancient wedding tradition of the bride sporting a white wedding gown has forever remained the same. Of coarse there are always those women who want to break tradition and wear a colored wedding dress instead of white, but shockingly its only around 4%-5% of brides who choose to do so. So for the rest of the brides who choose to go the traditional route and rock the white wedding gown, here is a little history Read More →

In most cases, gratuity will be calculated in your contracts. But for other vendors, tipping is not an obligation, but is welcomed and highly recommended. The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, which makes it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find today’s proper way to go about tipping the hired help. In many cases tips are included in the contract. However with a few exceptions, it’s not required to tip your vendors, although many couples may choose to  add gratuity after the event, with the amount depending on their performance. But how much is enough? Our Read More →