Category: Helpful Tips

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The Battle of a Band vs DJ

Date: July 25, 2018
Posted in: Helpful Tips
Live music versus recorded, instruments versus machines, band versus DJ. Which is the right fit for your wedding? We are here to provide helpful insight into choosing the best entertainment for your party! First, we recommend laying out your priorities of the day. Your priorities help guide your style and vision. If you and your […]

Tips on Tipping Wedding Vendors

Date: June 14, 2018
Posted in: Helpful Tips
Sometimes etiquette rules can be hard to keep straight, especially when you are juggling so many tasks leading up to your wedding day. Just like with any other service, tipping vendors involved in your big day is a customary practice. To avoid any confusion, we have put together a set of guidelines as to what the appropriate amount […]

Officiating a Wedding

Date: May 30, 2018
Posted in: Helpful Tips
You have the ceremony venue picked out- a city park, a quaint beach overlooking the water, a high ceiling loft, or the same location as the reception. If you choose a non-traditional space, the options are endless in creating a ceremony that reflects the two of you. Thus, we have put together this brief guide […]

Creating the Perfect Wedding Bar

Date: May 9, 2018
Posted in: Helpful Tips
Venue- check! Dress- check! You have a caterer that allows you to bring your own alcohol, but what do you buy to supply the perfect bar? We’ve put together this helpful guide to create a bar that reflects the couple and their guests. For simplicity, lets base our math on 100 legal age, non-pregnant guests […]

Common Etiquette for Addressing Wedding Invitations

Date: May 31, 2017
Posted in: Helpful Tips
Addressing wedding invitations isn’t always super straightforward. Especially since snail mail is no longer a common form of communication, couples tend to find themselves confused when faced with addressing their wedding invitations. Some take addressing etiquette very seriously and follow it to a T, and others say “to hell with the old school rules!”. Either way, it’s […]





Intimate Sunset Wedding Ceremony

HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS Restrictions on large events were in place due to the pandemic during Fall 2020, but Heather and Nik knew they didn’t want to wait to get married. An intimate wedding ceremony and celebration of 15 close family & friends was all they needed to tie the knot. For the […]

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