Category Archives: DIY Wedding

A happy blizzard

When Karter told us that she had just gotten engaged to Steve, everyone at Moments by Wayne was thrilled for her.  How incredible — our wedding coordinator would be planning her own wedding! What has been truly incredible is to … Continue reading

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Intern Insights: Custom Thank You Notes

Devon here! I’d like to introduce a new segment on our blog: Intern’s Insights! We love having Tim in the office, and his fresh perspective on the wedding business leads to some great conversation. In speaking with Tim, we recognized … 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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Find of the Moment: Let’s Make a Fortune

Who would have ever thought you could order fortune cookies that matched your wedding colors and décor? That a company would make fortune cookies with your own personalized messages inside each one and that they could be given away as … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Putting A Spin on Wedding Refreshments

The summer heat has everyone searching for a cool refreshment.  Those of you planning a wedding, a rehearsal dinner or just a “celebrate everything” gathering know that it’s important to keep your guests comfortable and well-hydrated, and your are probably … 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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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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Find of the Moment : the perfect spring wedding flower – Viburnum

When you look like this, you really don’t need much of an introduction.  Viburnum is the joy of spring – a woody hedge that bursts with the most amazing round puffs of blooms almost overnight.  If you are into gardening, … Continue reading

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