3 October

Late Night Snack Fun!

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Late Night Snack Fun!

It happens at every reception – everyone has an incredible meal, they enjoy some delicious cake, and then they hit the dance floor. Next thing you know, it’s close to the end of the reception and your guests are hungry after being the star of the dance floor. The best way to combat this moment […]

20 September

1, 2, 3, Smile! Creating your wedding shot list

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1, 2, 3, Smile! Creating your wedding shot list

Your wedding is just weeks away, and your photographer requests your photography shot list for your wedding day. Oh dear, another task to add to your never-ending wedding checklist. Never fear, here are some tips on how to make a great photo shot list without adding stress to your day! Details All great photographers are […]

11 April

Menguin – Styling Made Easy!

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Menguin – Styling Made Easy!

We are often asked by grooms what is the easiest way to select tuxes or suits for themselves and their groomsmen for the big day. With groomsmen living all over the country (or even the world), it can be nerve wracking to think about whether or not the fit will be right, if their flight […]

23 March

Favors that get the party started

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Favors that get the party started

Tired of seeing the same favors at every wedding?¬†Choose some of these favors to help your guests keep the party going all night long! Kick off your shoes and dance! We have all been there before – you picked the perfect shoes to match your dress for a wedding, and within ten minutes immediately regret […]

11 March

make sure you eat! Part 2!

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make sure you eat! Part 2!

Previously we wrote a blog post about making sure you eat during your wedding reception, but it is equally important to make sure you eat during the day leading up to your ceremony. Photo courtesy of Kristy Dickerson Photography We have heard more than once about a bride or groom who got so caught up […]

26 February

Choosing A Venue

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Choosing A Venue

There are many important decisions to be made when you start planning your wedding. One of the biggest is choosing your venue. Today you can have a wedding almost anywhere from hotel ballrooms and museums to barns or restored factories. Some couples choose venues with sentimental significance like a hometown church or place on their […]

4 February

Take Your Moment

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Take Your Moment

Getting married is a big deal. Many times couples get so caught up between talking to guests and running from the church to photos to their grand entrance that they forget to take a moment to acknowledge the importance of what has just happened during the wedding ceremony. You have just made a lifelong commitment […]

29 April

Oh, Martha! Spring 2013

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Oh, Martha! Spring 2013

I don’t know about you, but the first thing I do when a friend announces her engagement is buy her a copy of the most recent¬†Martha Stewart Weddings. In honor of one of our favorite wedding magazines, we want to highlight our favorite ideas from each issue, and here are our top 5 from Spring […]

25 March

The B-List

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The B-List

As a follow up to our last post on how to fine tune your guest list, this week we’re going to cover the infamous B-List. To start, it is okay to have a B-List. More than likely your venue has a capacity limit and your budget has a cap, so you may not be able […]

12 March

Who to Invite?

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Who to Invite?

One of the most common questions we get asked as wedding coordinators is how to deal with the guest list. Often the bride and groom-to-be are able to pull together a list of close family and friends pretty easily, but then things start to get hairy. What about your parents’ friends? Who gets a plus […]