Category Archives: DIY Wedding

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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Table Numbers: The One, Two and Three…

Today’s wedding trend has the bride paying attention to every detail.  So, it is no surprise that the options are limitless for table numbers.  Once a simple utilitarian object on the table, today’s table numbers are a creative expression to … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Push-up Pops Make Fun DIY Desserts

Come on!  Let’s do some push-ups!  No, this is not about my new year’s resolution to exercise more.  These push-ups make fun DIY desserts.  Stylist and entertainer, Courtney Dial Whitmore, is the brains behind Push-Up Pops. By creating desserts that … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A Wedding Planner: Not All Flowers Are Created Equal!

Recently, a fellow floral designer and member of the  American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD), asked me why I promote the DIY floral projects and retailers such as Trader Joe’s and Costco that tend to undercut pricing at boutique floral … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Freshly Roasted Coffee for Aromatic Wedding Favors

Think “milkman”, but caffeinated. Then think “coffee shop” but in your living room. That’s how Jennie-Mae describes her unique coffee roasting and delivery business.  We are so accustomed to buying our coffee in large quantities from discount warehouses or supermarkets, that the … Continue reading

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6 Simple Steps To Organize Your Wedding Planning List

Congratulations on your engagement!  Whether you’ve been dreaming your whole life about your wedding or just want to have a casual get together to celebrate your marriage, the key to a fun and stress-free planning process is to know what … Continue reading

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Tips For Brides Who Want Elegance Without the Big Budget

Featured on HuffingtonPost.com The average cost of a wedding in 2010 was $26,984, a decrease of 5 percent from 2009, according to the The Knot. While the wedding industry analyzes trends to make sense of how the challenging economy is … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Japanese Washi Tape from HappyTape for DIY Wedding Projects

Thanks to Intimate Weddings for introducing us to washi tape!  Bet you’ve seen it without realizing that Washi comes from wa meaning Japanese and shi meaning paper, and the term is used to describe paper made by hand in the … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning Holiday Special from Moments by Wayne : The Right Gift for Every Bride

This is certainly the season for holiday specials, and we came up with a special offer for the brides and grooms planning their weddings.  Every couple deserves to have the wedding of their dreams and within their budget.  We can … Continue reading

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Choosing The Right Location For Your Wedding

Choosing the location for your wedding is an important decision. It’s the place that you will exchange your wedding vows surrounded by your family and friends.  This location sets the ambiance, mood and the essence of the wedding. Your wedding … Continue reading

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