Category Archives: party planning on a budget

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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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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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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A theme for your wedding?

This advice column was published in the DIY Weddings Magazine, Summer 2012 Generally, I stay away from themes – “wedding”, as the celebration of your love and commitment, is a big enough theme already, don’t you think? Once in a … 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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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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Oscar Party Idea: “What’s Hot and Not!”

The Oscars inspire refinement and elegance and it’s all about Hollywood Glamor.  Here is our idea of a fun Oscar party, perfect for the newlyweds’ first soiree or just a night of fun with your closest friends  – “What’s Hot … 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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