Category Archives: Budget

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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Dear Better Business Bureau – leave the wedding planning to us!

Dear Better Business Bureau, We were delighted to see that you chose wedding planning as a topic of your recent blog.  We too believe passionately in doing business better.  To us that means giving our clients honest and well-founded information. … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Saving the Day

Knowing how much brides spend on their dresses, veils and accessories for the day of the wedding, not to mention hair and makeup, we found an accessory that will help you showcase all those beautiful things.  Voted 2012 Best Accessory … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Hanging On To Something Special

Imagine walking into your closet to grab your favorite outfit, to find it hanging on a hanger that has your name on it – how is that for something special, something uniquely personal!  LilaFrances’s personalized wire wedding hangers on Etsy is … Continue reading

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To do before ‘I do’ – tips for winter weddings

published on ReviewAtlas.com written by By Karen Caffarini GateHouse News Service Winter weddings can be a romantic and less expensive alternative to those held in the more popular summer and fall months, especially if you tie the knot in a colder climate … Continue reading

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Confessions of a wedding planner – we don’t need another app or web site!

Our friend Beth takes our wedding planning business very seriously and is a constant source of useful and interesting wedding related tid bids.  Yesterday, Beth stopped by, holding a copy of Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine.  I thought that she had … Continue reading

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Day of Wedding Coordinator – don’t get all tied up in “The Knot”

To share information that we hope you will find useful as you plan your wedding. Part 1 The bride says, “I’ve been planning my wedding for over a year.  I’ve spent countless hours researching locations, flowers and dresses.  I’ve listened … Continue reading

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Gracious Wedding Hosting

As I was sipping my morning coffee today, a Los Angeles Times headline caught my eye – “This bride takes the low road.”  Intrigued, I read today’s installment of Ask Amy (see article below). Amy Dickinson highlighted an aspect of … Continue reading

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Dad to Daughter: Your Wedding or My Retirement

Written by Kathryn Tuggle Published February 24, 2012 FOXBusiness Los Angeles-based wedding planner Wayne Gurnick, owner of Moments by Wayne, says the down economy has more families splitting the financial responsibility of a wedding. If you thought being a bride … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Wedding Planning System™ Sweepstakes!

Just got engaged? Or maybe cupid is right around the corner, just waiting for Valentine’s Day!  Attempting the DIY approach to wedding planning and realize you have lots of questions? There is no need to let your wedding planning dilemmas overshadow this … Continue reading

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