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Wedding Budgets 101 – A Guide for the Newly Engaged This is one of the happiest times of your life. You are in love and now engaged. But don’t get too caught up in everything, you need to think about how you are going to pay for your wedding! Traditionally, the bride’s family covers the cost of the wedding, but more and more groom’s families are choosing to help out, too. You will need to talk to both sides of the family individually to figure out who will be paying for what. Your budget will be the combination of what Read More →

Yay, you’re engaged! Now it’s time to get down to business. Have you begun to plan an engagement party yet? If not, we are here to help! Here’s a list of things you need to do for an awesome celebration of your engagement.  Setting the Engagement Party Date Planning to have a long engagement? It’s okay to wait a few months after he pops the question to have the party. Otherwise, it usually takes place a couple of months after the engagement. Either way, make sure it takes place closer to the engagement than to the actual wedding day. Compiling Read More →

8 Myths About Planning A Wedding It’s hard enough planning a wedding without all of the phony “rules” that accompany it. Here’s a list of the ones you can ignore. Myth #1: Hiring friends is the same as hiring wedding vendors. I don’t care how fantastic of a fashion or photojournalist your friend is – on your wedding day, you may not get the results you are looking for. An experienced photographer will know how to get a ton of different, fabulous shots (your first dance, exchanging vows, etc.) and also capture all of the fun your friends and family Read More →

It’s not exactly a walk in the park to write your wedding vows. It’s deeply personal, almost like writing poetry. Add the fact that you will be reading it in front of a group of people watching you and waiting for the wedding rings to be exchanged, it’s kind of scary. However, reading your vows to your future spouse will be one of the most memorable moments in your life. Here are some tips to make sure you make your vows absolutely perfect. Start Early. You will really regret waiting until the last minute to write your vows. You’ll feel Read More →

5 GREAT & UNIQUE “SAVE THE DATE” IDEAS Your time has finally arrived. It seems like you’ve gone to everyone’s wedding but yours – your best friend’s, your sister’s – but now it’s your time. So why not mix it up a little? Instead of sticking to the same old plain Jane save-the-dates, spice it up with one of these latest trends. Comic Book Save-the-Date Give your guests the short but sweet version of your relationship. This could be whatever quirky way you met, some stories of funny misunderstandings, or a spoof on how your man proposed to you. Then, Read More →

Planning A Wedding 5 Wedding Day Details You Can’t Forget Source: engagementringgurus.com via EverDream on Pinterest Alright, all of the big parts of the wedding are covered – you’ve got your groom, the cake and the dress, wedding bands for him and her. Don’t forget to check off the little things that are often times overlooked, though. Even the tiniest details can take your wedding from beautiful and memorable, to a flop. 1. Directions The last thing you want is your guests getting lost on the way to the ceremony. Give them a map and directions so that they know Read More →