Monthly Archives: January 2012

Budget: 10 Areas to Save Money on Your Wedding

Every bride has dreamed of the fairy tale wedding since she was able to walk around in mom’s high heels. Most of us never think about how much that magical day is really going to cost. If the budget is a little tighter than you imagined, there are ways to make it to the ball
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Etiquette: Buying Your Wedding Invitations Part 2

<< Read Part 1 There are two major types of printing processes used in creating invitations. Engraved invitations are used for the most traditional, formal weddings, and are the most expensive. This process involves raising the letters above the paper by pressing the paper into a metal plate. The second type of process is Thermography.
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Beauty: Wedding Trend Watch 2012 – Simple Nails

Adding to the less is more idea of the understated weddings. The newest fingernail trend is light and even nude colors. In the past, brides often went for over the top details throughout their wedding and they did not neglect their fingernails. Many brides would choose to have fake fingernails put on and painted up
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Etiquette: Buying Your Wedding Invitations Part 1

One of the biggest wedding decisions you will have to make is what kind of invitations to buy. Your wedding invitations will set the mood for your wedding ceremony and reception. If you are planning a formal, black tie event, you might choose an invitation that is plain white or ivory with black ink. If
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Traditions: Wedding Trend Watch 2012 – Less Is More

One of the most recent trends is the understated wedding. It seems like over the past few years that over the top glitz and glam has dominated the wedding scene. In fact it has more than dominated the scene, it’s practically bulldozed it! From the extravagant weddings, for all the daddy’s princesses of the world
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Traditions: Wedding Trend Watch 2012 – Unique Send-Offs

So many brides have worried about whether or not throwing rice is the best send-off for them. As many have worried about what if any ill consequences this could have for our feathered bird friends. More yet have opted to throw birdseed; however picking that out of your clothes can be uncomfortable at the very
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Budget: Whittle Down Your Wedding

Our economy is slowing down, prices for just about everything are skyrocketing and it’s time to begin planning a wedding. We have a few suggestions for trimming your wedding budget in tumultuous times. Have your wedding on a Friday evening or Sunday afternoon. It is cheaper than on a Saturday evening. A brunch or lunch
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Inspiration: Wedding Trend Watch 2012- Reception and Menu Trends

Wedding receptions are one of the places that couples planning a wedding have the most freedom to really express themselves.  Many times limits are placed on creativity during the actual ceremony because certain things have to be done and many religions and faiths place guidelines on the ceremonies.  Some things such as local traditions and
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