Author Archives: sarah.kotterman

Wedding Colors: Fall Wedding Flowers Guide

Over and over brides are simply told to get what is in season to save money on wedding flowers.  This leaves them with no idea of what flowers they will have agreed to use by the end of their first meeting with a florist until that meeting happens. Here is a very simple and basic
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Planning: The Duties of a Groomsman

At first glance it may not seem that groomsmen have too much to do.  The best man tends to plan the bachelor party and the groomsman just coughs up a little cash and shows up right? Well, looks are deceiving. There is plenty for a good groomsman to add to their to do list.  Here
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Entertainment: Wedding Reception Entertainment Ideas – Part 2

For an outdoor wedding, you can provide all the outdoor game favorites. Set up a game of horseshoes but don’t let it go the way of the traditional red and blue. You are already breaking the mold by offering games, so go all out. A cute idea would be to spray paint store bought horseshoes.
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Entertainment: Wedding Reception Entertainment Ideas – Part 1

On one hand we can say that group choreographed dances are the newest and best thing. There is also another trend developing on the other end of the spectrum. More couples are choosing to provide additional entertainment beyond the dance floor. While plenty of guests will still enjoy cutting a rug and other’s still love
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Miscellaneous: Wedding Stationery Basics – Programs

What they are – Programs list the bride and groom, members of the wedding party, the officiant and any readers and other participants in the wedding ceremony.  They are provided by ushers or placed in a basket at the wedding venue entrance for guests to take.  They may also be placed in pews. Do you
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Wedding Ideas: A List of Fairytale Themed Wedding Ideas

No matter what your childhood dreams or favorite fairytale, your wedding day is the best day to make it all come to life.  Use little touches or an all out costumed theme to make your special day a dream come true.  From the invitations to the cutting of the cake, be the princess you are
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Wedding Colors: Planning a Red Wedding – Red Details

Red Wedding Attire Red is so easy to incorporate into your wedding attire.  Many bridal dresses now have red in them from timeless touches of rose red to full panels of scarlet red.  Piping, wedding shoes and wedding dress sashes are readily available in a few different shades of red. Red pocket squares and boutonnieres
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Wedding Colors: Planning a Red Wedding – Color Combinations

Color Schemes That are Complementary to Red and How to Use Them From deep wine colors to bright ruby reds, brides everywhere are learning to appreciate what red can do for their wedding color palette.  The key to combining red with other colors is to find the right shades and balance of colors so that
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Wedding Colors: Planning a Red Wedding

Red is a bold color in all of its shades.  More and more brides are including a touch of red in their attire, or even just ruby red lipstick to get that fierce, bold pop. Red speaks of romance, passion, confidence and true love. This week we have some great ideas and tips for getting
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