The Groom’s Ring – Metals Explained

While there’s usually less attention given to the groom’s ring, that doesn’t make it any less important. The rings are there to symbolize your commitment to each other, so you’ll want to find something that will last him a long time. Different metals have their pros and cons, and it’s up to you to determine […]

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Choosing the Right Wedding Dress for You

Shopping for a wedding dress can be overwhelming, given the endless possibilities. Just remember that no matter your budget, shape, personal taste, wedding size, or wedding type, there is a perfect dress out there just waiting for you to find it.  Wedding dresses take time to produce, and most are manufactured overseas, which can mean […]

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Guest Favors: Required or Waste of Money?

Guest Favors: Required or Waste of Money? The topic of wedding favors always causes a big debate in our office. We will never tell you that you have to provide any kind of take-home favor for your guests, but encourage you to spend a little extra on an amazing photographer or on the cake of […]

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How to Deal with Unexpected Wedding Expenses

How to Deal with Unexpected Wedding Expenses As you plan your wedding, it’s important to consider unexpected expenses. They can affect your entire budget and make your wedding difficult. Consider these strategies to help your wedding create the memory you always wanted: Consider your beauty treatments. The cost of the bride’s beauty treatments can mess […]

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Affordable Alternatives to Pricey Flowers

Affordable Alternatives to Pricey Flowers Flowers can make or break your wedding decor, but they can also break the bank! So, how the heck are you supposed to get Instagram worthy florals on a budget? Don’t worry, you do have options! We’ve gathered our favorite affordable alternatives to pricey flowers. Bouquets and Corsages The bride’s […]

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Should You Hire a Wedding Planner?

Should You Hire a Wedding Planner? Cost is a big part of planning a wedding, and sometimes you have to compromise or give up things that you want. However, a wedding planner is someone who makes the whole process so much easier. If you’re worried about cost, there are a few things you should consider […]

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The Pros and Cons of an Open vs Cash Bar

The Pros and Cons of an Open vs Cash Bar Ask almost anyone what the best part of attending a wedding is, and they will more than likely say, “the open bar!” But, is that really the case? Is an open bar really better than a cash bar? We’re on a mission to find out. […]

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How to Book the Best Venue for Your Ceremony

How to Book the Best Venue for Your Ceremony The ceremony venue is arguably one of the most important aspects of your wedding, as this is the place where you and your fiancé will be married in front of your friends and family.  While you want it to be special and reflective of your love […]

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How to Choose a Caterer the Right Way

How to Choose a Caterer the Right Way From plated dinners to food trucks set up outside the reception venue, the options for feeding your wedding guests are growing every day. Pick something that will make you and your guests happy, but don’t sacrifice your tastes or the style of your wedding for others’ opinions. […]

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Wedding Expenses: Who Pays for What

Wedding Expenses: Who Pays for What There is a scene in the movie Father of the Bride when George, the character played by Steve Martin and the father of the bride, tries to process the slowly mounting costs of his daughter’s wedding. He manages to escape before having a breakdown, but that scene captures the […]

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