Archive for May 2014

2014 Wedding Trends...

Summer is fast approaching, meaning there will be a lot more weddings to attend this year. There are so many great new wedding trends this year! If you’re in the final stages of wedding planning, this blog post is for you. We decided to narrow down our five favourite ones to share with you. (image source) 1. Tired of the traditional white dress? It’s okay to go with nude, blush, and peach shades now! These are soft and romantic colours that will carry the same effect as the wedding dress, maybe even better. 2. More and more couples are requesting specific music to fit their wedding themes (movie theme, French theme, etc.). Talk to your wedding DJ to plan out your playlist! (image source) 3. Photobooths are gaining popularity, especially now that social media is on the rise. Your guests will love posing with fun props and sharing their prints […]

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5 Tips for Planning Your Own Wedding...

Planning your own wedding can be stressful, but compared to hiring a wedding planner, it can save you a lot of money. Below are five tips to help you and your partner get started. Set a budget – Before you even start looking around, you need to know how much you and your partner are willing to spend on the wedding. Having a clear budget will allow you to determine the type of food, venue, extras (and so on) you’re looking for. Make sure to set some money aside for any bumps you might encounter along the way. Create a guest list – By having your guest list earlier in your planning process, you’ll have a general idea of how to budget and how big you want your venue to be. If you don’t have enough in the budget, you’ll need to make some guest cuts. Cutting just 10 guests […]

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