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  • Wedding Dresses bridal gowns

    Wedding Dresses bridal gowns

    It’ll be your day to shine and your bridal gown will reflect you on your special day. Finding the dress you’ve always dreamed of will take time and maybe a change of heart on your part. Take a look through bridal magazines and begin to choose the styles that you like. Cut out those pages and take them with you when you go to select your dress. What looks good in the advertisement may not be suitable for you, though. Think about the styles of clothing that you already have and what looks good on you. You will probably be…

  • Simple Wedding Cakes

    Simple Wedding Cakes

    Cakes are becoming more and more individualized. You have choices of shape, colors, flavors, styles, and decorations. Shapes no longer have to be round. You can choose to have a heart shaped cake, a square cake, a hexagonal shape, or a combination. You can have the icing done in a variety of colors to match your wedding scheme, or choose to have it all white. You can choose from a variety of flavors beside just white cake. Carrot cakes and spice cakes are becoming more popular. You can also choose to have different layers with different flavors. Maybe you’ll want…

  • How to Address Envelopes for Wedding

    How to Address Envelopes for Wedding

    Have a complete guest list ready, with full names and addresses. Separate these in those who will receive just the announcement, those will receive an invitation to the ceremony only, and those who will receive and invitation to the ceremony and reception. This can easily be done if you have the full names and addresses on file cards. When addressing the envelopes, they should be handwritten in black ink. You may also choose to have this done by a calligrapher. Most often there will be two envelopes. The inner envelope remains unsealed. The outer envelope has a glued flap and…

  • Who Has Flowers at a Wedding

    Who Has Flowers at a Wedding

    m4s0n501 After you have selected the color and style of your attendants’ dresses, it is time to see your florist for the first time.. Always call to set up an appointment, or to find out if one is necessary. Some florists charge for consultations. Often this fee is deducted from your final balance if you place your order with them. This fee lets the florist know that you are interested in them and also pays for their time and any suggestions they may offer. Ask when you call if there is a consultation fee. Shop around at various florists. Don’t…

  • Bridal Attendants Attire

    Bridal Attendants Attire

    Attending bridal shows and looking through current bridal magazines will give you insights into selecting your attendant’s attire. They will give you an idea of the current colors, styles, and fabrics that are available and suitable for the time of year your wedding will be taking place. It is sometimes difficult, but most important to choose colors, styles, and fabrics that will be flattering for all of your attendants. With many attendants varying in size and weight this can be a tricky task. Be sure to have all of your attendants try on the various dresses to see what looks…

  • Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants

    Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants

    Imagine your wedding day without music and you will soon realize the importance of music in celebrating this special event. Due to the many decisions of wedding planning, music selection in the wedding ceremony is often poorly planned and deprived of the time that it so richly deserves. Music in your wedding ceremony will likely be the first impression your guests will have of your wedding, and it will be one of the most lasting. The Ultimate Catalog Of Wedding Music was created for bridal couples and wedding musicians, and is designed to assist you in making informed choices concerning…

  • Florida marriage laws

    Florida marriage laws

    What do I do if I want to get married? Any couple wishing to be mained in the State of Florida must first obtain a marriage license from the Clerk of the Court. To obtain a valid marriage license, you need to do the following: Both parties must appear in person at one of the offices listed previously. Both parties will need legal identification such as a valid driver’s license or State of Florida ID card, a valid passport or some other legally recognized identification issued by the State or the federal government. The identification must include a photo of…

  • How to choose the perfect wedding dress

    How to choose the perfect wedding dress

    Walking into a bridal shop and seeing hundreds of dresses can often be intimidating, but knowing exactly what you want can ease the pressures of finding the perfect dress. “We recommend that the bride start searching for her dress one year prior to the wedding,” bridal consultant Sherri Bahnsen said. “She¬†should buy her dress six to nine months before the wedding. This time span guarantees that the dress will be here before the wedding and that fittings and alterations can be completed. Most dresses take between 12-14 weeks to order.” Before you shop for your wedding dress, look through bridal…

  • Wedding consultants

    Wedding consultants

    Weddings are complicated events. There are hundreds of details that have to be planned and coordinated. And considering that few brides are professional project managers, stage directors or event planners, there is a huge margin for error. Time is another element in planning weddings. How many working brides have the extra hours in their busy schedules to devote to the major task of designing and arranging their weddings? Making a wedding come together perfectly at the same place and time is a job some brides feel is better left to professional wedding consultants and coordinators. Most of these companies have…

  • Wedding reception drinks

    Wedding reception drinks

    The object of your reception is to celebrate your wedding. If cocktails are to be a part of your reception, brides-to-be have many suitable choices to ensure proper protocol and safe usage. At many weddings, cocktails are an integral part of the fun. Traditionally, glasses are hoisted in toasts to wish brides and grooms a long and prosperous marriage. And there are other formal moments during the reception that are attended with alcoholic beverages. Drinks are served at pre-dinner gatherings and serve as an ice-breaker so guests can be introduced and families can become acquainted. Dinners are often complemented with…