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Advice: Cascading Florals for Weddings

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Cascading bouquets (also known as waterfall bouquets) are enjoying more popularity. One might get impressions of days of long ago of formal brides holding enormous arrangements. However, contemporary cascading bouquets are stylish, elegant, and very becoming. These bouquets can range from rustic arrangements of willowy wildflowers, to magnificent sweeping flows of orchids. They are an
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Advice: The Top 5 Tips for Mailing Wedding Invitations

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One of the most time-consuming parts of a wedding involves assembling and mailing out the wedding invitations.  Typically, wedding invitations feature multiple cards, including the actual invitation, plus inserts for the reception, and even maps.  Once you have everything put together, beautifully addressed with calligraphy, and ready to go, you may think the hard work
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Advice: Plan Your Wedding in Less Than 90 Days

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Most brides will probably tell you it takes a long time to plan a wedding.  In fact, a lot of brides take a full year to plan a wedding, using each month to make critical decisions regarding the day, from the wedding contractors to the dress and invitations. However, it is possible to plan a
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Advice: Wedding Invitations Are Crucial

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You may think to yourself, “Wedding invitations are not important; people just throw them away.” So you begin to focus on other essential focal points: the dress, the cake, the food. Although these are critical parts of your wedding, so are the invites! The wedding invitations are the only form of communication you have with
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Etiquette: When to Set Wedding RSVP Date

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When should you set your RSVP or reply-by date for your wedding?  It sounds like a simple task and it is!  However, if done incorrectly, it can wreak havoc on your wedding planning.  Below, I’ll point out some of the common pitfalls of setting RSVP dates, and how to avoid them. Setting your RSVP date
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Etiquette: Rehearsal Dinner Invitations

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Ah, guests lists. It wasn’t until I started planning my wedding that I realized just how many guests lists I’d need to create. Not only do I need the wedding guest list, I need my engagement party guest list, bridal shower guest list, and a rehearsal dinner guest list. The first three came easily but
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