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Best Colors for Your Spring Summer Wedding

Best Colors for Your Spring Summer Wedding

Need help deciding on color themes for your gorgeous day?   There are sooo many combos to choose from and it can make your head spin.  If you're planning on a spring or summer wedding, I've got a few tips that will hopefully spark some inspiration for you.     PURPLE Purple hues are making a comeback.  Violets, lilac and lavenders have always been popular for good reason!  It’s a timeless choice for weddings and easy to incorporate into so many things.   You don’t need to stick to one specific tone.  Play with different hues of purple and don’t be afraid to mix...

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How to Plan an Eco-friendly Wedding on a Budget

How to Plan an Eco-friendly Wedding on a Budget

Planning a wedding is one of the most challenging things to do in life. It can be expensive, time-consuming and wasteful - not to mention that it's stressful! Saving money on an eco-friendly celebration doesn't have to break your budget though: there are plenty of ways you can cut costs while still maintaining an earth friendly attitude for your big day. Here are some ways to lighten the stress on the planet and your wallet.  Weddings are all about the outdoors this year.   Backyard weddings are trending hard and the most affordable option and easily available.  Also consider parks or...

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How to Plan a Sustainable Wedding

How to Plan a Sustainable Wedding

The wedding industry definitely needs to lighten its carbon footprint.  It’s quite wasteful and expensive in general, but it doesn’t need to be.  More couples are becoming eco-conscious and with that said....so are wedding vendors and venues in terms of their options.  Times are definitely changing.   Let’s live a little lighter and reduce some stress on you, the planet and your wallet!   Here are few ways that you can plan an eco-friendly and sustainable day to remember.        PRINTED ITEMS 1.  Invitations Let’s go digital. From e-bills to e-books, things are trending paperless now.  So why not do the...

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8 Things Your Bridesmaids Won’t Tell You

8 Things Your Bridesmaids Won’t Tell You

Planning a wedding is one of the most stressful things in life.  However, being mindful of your bridal party’s possible pain points could be the key to having a smoother ride.  NO, I didn't really want to be a bridesmaid. It’s awkward to refuse a bridesmaid proposal.  Perhaps your grade school BFFs were once pre-designated bridesmaids, but now you’re not as close as you used to be.  Or maybe she doesn’t have the bandwidth to add more things on her plate?  Being part of a bridal party can be a huge time and financial commitment, so don’t take it too personal. ...

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