Monthly Archives: January 2011

Planning: 2011 Wedding Trends

The confetti and pine needles have been away and now we have time to breath.  Many women find that they are now brides to be when the dust has cleared this time of year.  2011 brings a whole new wave of wedding trends.  Some of the best involve fresh spins on old ideas. Vintage pieces
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Etiquette: Mother of the Bride Etiquette Tips – Part 1

As the mother of the bride, once your daughter says she is getting married you are most likely an instantly extremely happy and busy woman. Whether or not you and your husband are footing all or some of the bill, your duties start to mount the moment you see that ring on your daughter’s finger.
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Planning: Vintage Wedding Transportation Ideas – Arriving in Style

Vintage weddings are getting more and more popular and will continue to do so this year. Dresses and décor are reflecting this tend beautifully but how do you incorporate the speakeasy feel into your wedding transportation? Here are some great ideas to get that vintage look and feel with your wedding day wheels. Go retro.
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The Bride: Wedding Dress Tips – Mini Dress

Overdoing it Make sure you understand trends. While some brides just love to be trendy and will want to go all out with the newest and latest ideas, there is nothing to say that if you follow one trend you must follow them all. Years from now when you look back at your photo album,
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The Bride: Wedding Dress Tips – Short Dress

Each year the wedding world has its fair share of trends. From fashion and favors to decorations and even your meals. For the year ahead, one of the biggest trends is that of the short or mini dress. Over the past few months the short dress has made its way onto the pages of wedding
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Reception: Common Wedding Guest Complaints – Part 3

Bad Food You certainly do not want bad food at your wedding. And you wouldn’t invite your family out to dinner at a restaurant you’ve never ate at. So make sure you do a test taste of each dish that you are selecting. Taste each side as well. Talk with your caterers about how they
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Reception: Common Wedding Guest Complaints – Part 2

Waiting time. Guests do not like to wait long periods of time nor do they enjoy traveling great distances in-between the wedding and reception venues. While we understand that you really want such and such location for the reception, before deciding on the church an hour away take your guests feelings into consideration. This goes
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Reception: Common Wedding Guest Complaints – Part 1

You want to make your wedding day a memorable time for you, your spouse, and your guests. However, no matter your efforts there are bound to be a few complaints here and there. While you may avoid every catastrophe you could imagine in your over stressed brain, most often a guest’s complaints are small things
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Flowers: Re-Using Floral Arrangements

When planning your wedding you almost immediately start off with your budget. And from your budget you make smaller individual ones to help you decide just how much money you can spend on what details. One of the most important details to many brides are the flowers. From cascading three foot arrangements to several small
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News & Press: WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011

MyGatsby.com selected as WeddingWire’s Bride’s Choice Award 2011 Recipient {Covina, CA} – {January, 2011} – WeddingWire, the nation’s leading wedding technology company, is thrilled to announce MyGatsby.com has been selected to receive the prestigious annual WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 for Wedding Invitations. Recognition for the Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 is determined by recent reviews
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