Your wedding may be your special day, but there are a lot of people involved who are going to want to inject their own opinion about how it should be. It may be hard to disappoint Grandma, or even your best friend, but at the end of the day you should be pushing for what you see as the dream wedding, not giving in to others expectations.
With so much planning going into a wedding, from the invitations to the catering to the limo that whisks you away to your honey moon, it’s easy to forget the importance of your wedding favor. Yet, like your photographs, these are a lasting memory from your special day meant to thank your guests for being a part of it. Rather than bric-a-brac that will just gather dust make your favors make a statement by filling up silk luxury favor bags or invitation boxes with items they will use.
You can plan your wedding in the most expensive, luxurious location on the planet, but that makes no difference if it’s not available. There is available, as in they take your money and set aside a time and place for you, and then there is available where the venue takes steps to make you feel like you are royalty, and they are there for your every beck and call.
Before you put down any money on your wedding venue, ask the director some very pointed questions:
You are about to make a lifelong commitment to one person, at an event where all eyes will be on you as you do it.
Of course it is perfectly natural to feel a bit jittery and nervous as the big day approaches, but don’t let that spoil your moment. By practicing a few quick tips in the weeks leading up to your wedding, you will have no trouble making your way down that aisle with confidence and grace.
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With the number of non-profit charities around the world, it can be difficult for an organization to get people interested in their cause. Charity events are one way of doing this, but the peopletargeted for these types of activities typically receive dozens of charity invitations a month. What you need to do is find a way to stand out from that crowd and wow your potential donators right from the start.
The days of white wedding invitations with silver embossed print are long behind us – unless you are a bride who loves sticking with tradition. Now, wedding invitations come in hundreds of styles, allowing a couple to express their unique union in any number of ways. With so many options it may seem like a job to try and zero in on one, which is why you should first decide which style wedding invitation best suits your personal style. Continue reading “ROMANTIC, FUN OR CHIC – WHICH WEDDING INVITATION STYLE ARE YOU?”
While the bride and groom are the center piece of a wedding, the guests are equally important. These are the people you care about so much that you want them to be a part of the biggest day of your life. When you are planning your wedding and choosing the right dress, shoes and tuxedos, don’t forget to add some special touches that let your guests know just how important they are to you.
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It is no secret that going green is a growing trend in just about every aspect of our lives, including with wedding invitations. Recycled paper makes a big difference on the planet, making it an ideal choice in wedding stationaryfor the environmentally conscious couple-to-be. Continue reading “GO GREEN AND MAKE AN IMPACT WITH RECYCLED WEDDING INVITES”
If you thought choosing that someone special to spend the rest of your life with was hard, just wait until you start planning the wedding. The nuptials are a flurry of choices ranging from extremely important (should I send out wedding invitation boxes?) to the small details (napkins folded into swans?) and everything in between. Hiring a wedding planner should ease the stress of having to face all those questions, and let you enjoy the spotlight as a bride to be.
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When a couple decides to tie the knot and get married, how do they decide whom to invite? It isn’t as simple as inviting everyone who they know in the neighborhood, everyone who they work with, or every single relative or friend that they have. Instead, the process becomes more involved once they begin to create the wedding guest list. There’s a lot to think about and it’s not all about the numbers either.
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