How to Find Your Vendors

How to Find Your Vendors As you dive into researching all the different aspects and services needed for your wedding, you will quickly discover there are many wedding professionals eager to work with you. Their expertise ranges from flowers and photography, to cakes and rentals, and beyond! It really does take an army of vendors […]

Read More

Winter Wedding Inspiration You’ll Love

Winter Wedding Inspiration You’ll Love If you’re anything like us, seeing the cozy winter wedding pictures all over social media this time of year gives you all the feels. And with engagement season being from November through February, there’s a good chance you may be planning a winter wedding yourself! After all, it gives you […]

Read More

5 Things You Need to Know About Wedding Cakes

5 Things You Need to Know About Wedding Cakes No wedding is complete without a delicious and beautiful cake. Here are some things you should know when talking to your wedding cake baker: Fondant vs. Buttercream Fondant is the sweet outer shell that accompanies a lot of gorgeous cakes. It allows for a pretty and […]

Read More

The Groom’s Cake, a Southern Tradition

The Groom’s Cake, a Southern Tradition Did you know that the groom’s cake is mostly a Southern tradition? That’s right… go to a wedding up north and you may not see one. Here’s a fun bit of useless trivia: In the mid-1800’s, it was sent home with guests as their wedding favor. Unmarried female guests […]

Read More

3 Reasons Why Hiring an Amateur Photographer Is a Huge Mistake

The number one regret of couples after the wedding is not investing more money in photography. Planning a wedding is a daunting task that often comes with a shockingly high price tag. Of course, our natural reaction as humans is to start looking for places to cut costs and bring the overall number down, but […]

Read More

Tipping and Gratuity: A Guide to Gratuity for Vendors

Tipping and Gratuity: A Guide to Gratuity for Vendors Vendor tipping and gratuity etiquette is a gray area. On one hand, certain business types, such as restaurant waiters, expect a tip regardless of the quality of service. On the other hand, providers such as hairstylists & makeup artists may or may not expect an extra […]

Read More

6 Commonly Forgotten Wedding Costs

6 Commonly Forgotten Wedding Costs We all know how expensive a wedding can be, but there are small costs that often are forgotten or overlooked. These can add up to a big overage for your wedding budget. After all, you need a dress, a venue, flowers, food, a cake, and countless other items in order […]

Read More

Sparkler Send Offs

Sparkler Send-Offs You’re engaged and planning a wedding. You have the perfect dress, color scheme, and florist. Your timeline is planned perfectly by the minute. It starts with you getting ready, but how does it end? Leave your guests with a little bit of ‘spark’ and do a sparklers grand exit! When considering this type […]

Read More

The 6 Most Important Things to Remember When Choosing a Baker

The 6 Most Important Things to Remember When Choosing a Baker As you browse Pinterest and wedding sites looking at cake designs, start to gather inspiration. Take a close look at the cake designs that resonate the most with you. Are you in love with the idea of a rustic buttercream cake decorated with fresh […]

Read More

5 Red Flags to Look for on Wedding Vendor Contracts

5 Red Flags to Look for on Wedding Vendor Contracts As you plan the wedding, you’ll realize that vendor contracts are a huge part of the process. You’ll meet with tons of vendors, and sign a lot of contracts along the way. It’s easy to miss some of the fine print as you try to […]

Read More