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What your bridesmaids should & should not pay for?

Being a bridesmaid is a big responsibility and could be very costly proposition. Weddings in this day and age involve so much more than just the reception. There are several events and expenses for your bridal party to incur leading up to the big day. Are you thinking what your bridesmaids should & should not […]

Trimming your Wedding Guest List with Minimal Drama

Couples are usually trying their best to stay on budget when planning their wedding. One way is to limit the guest list. But how can you do it? We found these helpful tips at Brides.com. Trimming your Wedding Guest List with Minimal Drama ⁃ Your wedding is a celebration of close family and friends. Try […]

Time Management Tips for your Wedding Day

After months of investing much time and money into your wedding day & reception, you want to be sure you will enjoy it and take it all in! If you have your ceremony on premises and a possible viennese hour, the 4 to 7 hours can really fly by. Even though the average reception is […]

Wedding Ceremony mistakes to avoid to achieve great pictures.

Here are some ideas and tips that will help those special moments at your ceremony with minimal interference. -Keep the bridal suite or bedroom where you are getting ready free of clutter. Clutter can slip into the background of the perfect picture moment and make it unusable for albums or frames. Cleaning up once your […]

Sequence of events to plan your wedding.

Once the initial excitement of getting engaged wears off, the planning starts. With an average 16 month engagement in the US, there are certain key preliminary decisions to make that will get you started with the sequence of events to plan your wedding. Selecting key vendors such as your venue, entertainment, photographer/videographer, flowers, wedding dress, […]

WEDDING PLANNING BEFORE BOOKING VENDORS

With so many decisions, big and small, creating a personal budget, coming up with well thought out timeline, and being focused on detail are key. This will likely be your first time organizing such a large-size event, so Wedding planning before booking vendors would be a huge help. Any bride-to-be who has spent even just […]

KEY SONG CHOICES FOR MY WEDDING RECEPTION

As the wedding approaches, couples frequently ask “I need help with selecting key song choices for my wedding reception”. These special moments and formalities need to have the right music choice for sure.  This is an opportunity for couples to personalize their reception with their favorite artists, songs, genres, etc. A professional DJ will have an […]

IDEAS FOR WEDDING RECEPTION DECOR AND ACCENTS

Couples are always looking for ideas for wedding reception decor and accents. They can incorporate many unique options to transform their wedding reception ballroom to their personal preferences.  From lighting décor, to draping, to a custom sweetheart table, etc…, you can customize the mood & atmosphere you envision for your wedding reception. LED/Ambient Up Lighting […]

Video Montage for my Wedding

Couples sometimes ask “Can a Video Montage for my Wedding Reception make it memorable?” By telling your story, sharing snap shots of the reception you can get your guests involved. Also incorporating high energy ambient visuals during dance sets will create energy. All of these ideas will add a special touch and moment to your […]