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A Hummingbird and a nest… and a beautiful place…

A hummingbird symbolizes grace and cheerfulness… but to me there are more personal meanings of a hummingbird. They are small, yet very beautiful. They are careful where they nest and have such simple yet colorful tones to their small complicated … Continue reading

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Sometimes we do things on a “WHIM” … and sometimes we attend a “WIM”…

Sometimes we do things on a “WHIM” … and sometimes we attend a “WIM”…   Planning a WIM takes a lot of time, consideration and attention to detail. The WIM that I mention is the Wedding Industry Meeting… that took … Continue reading

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This is not a dream

  “Going to the chapel And we’re gonna get married Going to the chapel And we’re gonna get married…” and the rest is music to my ears. I am not sure what type of Chapel the Dixie Cups had in … Continue reading

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My “it” place can be yours – come with me to Italy!

Italy has long been my “it” place, drawing me in and nurturing my soul. I recently spent 10 days in Tuscany and Abruzzo, and again, the experience left me changed.   Slow down, witness the ancient elements coexisting with the modern, … Continue reading

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It is a wedding war out there!

It is a wedding war out there! Now that I have said that… there is a little known fact that most men rent their wedding day attire when they really should be purchasing. Now for the war… Combatant Gentleman is … Continue reading

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Meet the Masters – Wayne Gurnick on Wedding Trends

On November 17, 2014 Wayne Gurnick joined a panel of distinguished event professionals at Meet the Masters, an event by International Special Events Society – Greater Los Angeles Chapter (ISES-LA).   Lisa Hurley from Special Events Magazine moderated the panel and … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Be the Best-Dressed Man, not just the Best Man!

Style, attention to detail, fresh colors and patterns….These words describe what we do every day at Moments by Wayne.  But it’s not every day that we can associate these words with a topic of interest to the gentlemen.  And here … Continue reading

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The Romance of Fiji

Well, it DOES rain in sunny California occasionally and when it does, it’s good to escape, if only virtually.  Enjoy this escape to Fiji! In November 2012, Tourism Fiji invited us to visit Fiji and share our insights about the … Continue reading

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From the mouths of our clients: Annamarie

Kristin and Albert were married at St. Monica’s Catholic Church on August 10, 2013, and held their wedding reception at Hotel Casa Del Mar. ——————————————————————————————————– A note sent to us by Annamarie, Mother of the Bride: “Dear Wayne, Words cannot … Continue reading

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Intern Insights: Men’s Fashion

There is plenty of talk in the wedding industry about finding the perfect dress for each bride, but what about finding the perfect outfit for each groom?  Nowadays, trendy men’s clothing is not just for fashion forward European Casanovas, but … Continue reading

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