Category Archives: Wedding Planning Steps

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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Planning your perfect wedding

published by Huffington Post Weddings infographic by Wedding Paper Divas If wedding planning was your job, and you worked at it 40 hours per week, then it would take you over 3 months on the job to get it done! … 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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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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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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Wedding budget: How to connect the dots between your vision and financial reality

As a wedding planner, it’s my goal to make the financial part of your wedding planning straight forward and to help you make the most of your budget.  It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you look at everything that you … Continue reading

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Confessions Of a Wedding Planner: Expect the Unexpected

In 25 years of planning weddings, Wayne Gurnick has just about seen it all. The Confessions of a Wedding Planner series gives you a behind the scenes look at the challenges that come up in orchestrating one of the most … Continue reading

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