The focus of Black Friday shopping is typically on holiday gifts, but brides whose weddings are coming up in the next six to 10 months can also make out like bandits on the biggest shopping day of the year. You were planning on braving the crowds anyway, and if you live for a great bargain you’ll still get your fix when you save beaucoup bucks on everything from outfitting the bridal party to favors for the reception. Don’t look at Black Friday bridal shopping as a chore or a hassle; take it on as a challenge. Then get out there and save like your wedding depends on it. Continue Reading →
The wedding date has been selected, the lovely ring has been purchased, and—most importantly—the big question has been popped and answered in the affirmative. Now, it’s time to plan the … Continue Reading →
Wedding Survival Kit Checklist: Here is a list of things I recommend you bring to your wedding to help with some common problems encountered at weddings
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Don’t let friends and family change your vision of your wedding day. Anyone who has ever planned a wedding knows that there is pressure from family to do things their way. But remember that it is your wedding. You are the one who has to look at the pictures and you don’t want to look back and say “I wish I would have done things differently.” Continue Reading →
“I wish I had eloped.”
More often than not I’d get this response when I asked people for advice on wedding planning. They’d follow by telling me to save money and do it in front of a judge. Have a small party after and spend your money on something useful. It’s really not bad advice when you look at it logically, but I discussed it with my fiancé and agreed that part of what we wanted was to bring our family together for our special day.
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I lost my wedding ring one cold winter night carrying groceries in from the car. My wife and I searched and searched but could not find it in the snow.
One of our friends has some great ideas to help you make sure you don’t lose your wedding ring… Continue Reading →
A few key tips from our downloadable wedding planning guide can help wedding planners remain organized and stress-free all the way down the aisle. Continue Reading →
Wedding Planning. When you say those two words, women around the world come down with migraines, panic attacks, dry mouth, heart palpitations and a litany of other stressors that no trip to the doctor or a Yoga class is going to remedy. Mixing in outdated traditions can also add to the stress of not having the wedding you want. The most important thing to remember is that your Big Day is…well, YOURS; in other words, you can throw tradition to the wind and do anything your heart desires. This is the 21st century after all, so without further ado, let’s debunk some bridal myths. Continue Reading →
How many of us know someone with a big rock on her finger but when you ask her when the big date is she cannot tell you. You ask why no date has been set and she says it is because she doesn’t know when she will actually be able to afford the cost of a wedding. Continue Reading →
One seemingly simply task, buying a wedding gift, can be a source of consternation for many. With registries and personal gifts, there are plenty of options that can go terribly wrong. Of course, everyone’s situation is different, but here are a few guidelines to help you avoid disaster and pick out an appropriate, meaningful gift to offer your friend on their big day. Continue Reading →
I understand that when you are planning that special day you already have a lot of factors to consider like when would be the most romantic, when would please all the family members, and when would give you the best chance for perfect weather just to name a few. But have you considered picking a week that might help you save money? Continue Reading →