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Find of the Moment: A Rainbow of Ties and Scarves

Color is a very important element of any event, especially a wedding and necktiesinc.com is a fabulous resource to help you bring your color scheme to life in your attire.   They have the largest selection of ties, bow ties, scarves, … 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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19 More Things Your Wedding Planner Won’t Tell You

By Amy Zerello, as published in Reader’s Digest, featuring advice from Wayne Gurnick and other Wedding Professionals – http://www.rd.com/13-things/17-more-things-your-wedding-planner-wont-tell-you/ It’s easy to think of Jennifer Lopez’s role in The Wedding Planner when hearing about people who plan weddings. Here, planners … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Wedding Planner – The Joy of Being a Pampered Guest

I love being a wedding and event planner.  I always get a rush watching my concepts and designs come together to the delight of my clients.   But I must confess, sometimes it’s nice to switch gears and be a guest … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning Checklist – Choosing the Right Vendors

How many people does it take to put on a wedding? Quite a few! It’s not unusual to work with 20 different service providers, from wedding planner, caterer, florist, make-up artists and so on. Choose the right vendor, and you’ll … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment – Geronimo Balloons and Jihan, the Master Balloon Trooper

When we set out looking for a new Find of the Moment, we never know where it might lead us.  This time we found much more than we bargained for! When we recently visited Jihan Zencirli to learn more about … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Wedding Planner – Dealing with a Wedding Crasher

At a recent wedding, I encountered a touchy situation – Wedding Crashers. The term “wedding crashers” conjures the image of a couple of fun-loving strangers drinking and dancing the night away at a wedding that they were not invited to, … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment – Dessert Trucks for Your Reception

Many couples are setting aside some of the traditional “must do’s” of a wedding reception in favor of more fun and individuality. And the guests love all the creativity and good tastes. One such way to have some fun is … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning Timeline – Last Minute Reminders, cont…

I hope that you will try some of my ideas for creating special moments during the week leading up to your wedding.  Part 1 was to help you remember the big picture and reason behind all of the wedding planning … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment – Wood Wedding Puzzle, a Creative Alternative for Guest Books

Bring back the joy of fun and games – remember the satisfaction of completing a jigsaw puzzle? Bellapuzzles.com (Portland, OR) will create a customized puzzle, using your favorite image or object  and on your wedding day, your guests write their … Continue reading

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