Monthly Archives: August 2009

Reception: Reception Ideas – Candy Buffets

Candy buffets are popping up everywhere and when done right they can be beautiful! It’s a fun and beautiful way to add some more sweets to your evening. If you are using the candy buffet in lieu of favors, you’re sure to please everyone. Stopping at a table piled high with treats before heading home
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News & Press: Savvy Brides Choose DIY Wedding Invitations from MyGatsby.com for the Ultimate, Personalized Look

Brides looking for perfectly personalized wedding invitations can now create their dream wedding invitation, customized specifically for their very own wedding, with mix and match DIY wedding invitations from MyGatsby.com, a leading provider of one-of-a-kind, elegant wedding invitations and announcements. With MyGatsby.com’s DIY wedding invitations brides can personalize their wedding invitations to complement the look,
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Inspiration: Rock and Roll Themed Wedding

Themed weddings are very popular and it makes sense since weddings are extremely personal. It’s no surprise that whatever you are passionate about will make an appearance at your wedding. With that said, something that has become more and more popular lately is Rock ‘n’ Roll weddings!  Here is some information on these weddings. Invitations: Use old
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Beauty: Wedding Day Make-Up

Your wedding day will be one of the most important days of your life and you want to look your best. Many brides spend so much time choosing their dress, shoes and hairstyle that they tend to forget the importance of their wedding day make-up. Applying make-up for your special day can be tricky because
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Baby Shower Ideas: A Laundry List of Baby Shower Fun

Baby showers aren’t what they used to be! With new and creative ideas, baby showers are no longer the same old theme or style. It’s sill okay to stay traditional and make it a get-together just for the ladies, but get creative with it! And if the daddy-to-be is looking forward to being part of
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Party Ideas: Take Me Away to a Luau Getaway!

Summer is here and it’s time for a getaway! But with gas prices high and vacation budgets low, bring the Islands home with a Luau that sweeps you away to a tropical paradise… right in your own back yard! Greet your guests at the door with a fragrant orchid lei and a cool and refreshing
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Wedding Trends: Photo Booths

We were intrigued when our Real Wedding bride, Stacie Reidling, told us about the photo booth she rented for their wedding reception. One of our favorite local DJs, Joe Bunn, has pioneered the photo booth concept in the North Carolina region and tells us that his customers have rave reviews. You can personalize the foto
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Reception: After the Wedding Reception Checklist

There are several things that will be needed to be taken care of after your reception is over. You, the bride and groom. will not have the time to make sure these are carried out, so ask someone ahead of time to take care of these tasks for you. You should ask someone in your
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Planning: Wedding Photography Checklist – Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous Close up of invitation Wedding rings with the invitation Close up shot of wedding rings on your hand with the bride’s bouquet Bride looking at her bouquet Bride and groom signing their marriage certificate Bride and/or groom with special friends Bride and/or groom with special relatives The head table Picture of band or DJ
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Planning: Wedding Photography Checklist – Formal Pictures

Formal Pictures Bride and groom kissing Bride and groom-full length Bride and groom-half length Bride and groom-close up Bride and groom ‘gazing’ at each other Bride and groom holding hands Close up of rings Bride and groom with bride’s parents Bride and groom with groom’s parents Bride and groom with bride’s grandparents Bride and groom
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