As a bride-to-be, you look into every detail when it comes to wedding planning–the venue, the napkins, the lighting and especially the dresses. I thought finding the perfect dress for my flower girl would be an absolute breeze. I imagined the ideal dress and certainly wanted to keep an affordable price tag in mind. What … Continue reading Flower Dress Finding with Monica
Your engagement party is the first of many events you'll be hosting over the next year or two. It's a day to celebrate your new journey together as a betrothed couple with friends and family. It's quite obvious that your guests are going to come along with plenty of gifts, but you should gift them, … Continue reading Engagement Party Favors Guests Will Actually Like
Saying yes to the dress is time consuming enough, so the last thing you want to do is struggle to find even more time to find bridesmaid dresses. After all, you would have to be pretty darn lucky to have eight bridesmaids agree on one dress in the first shopping trip. To avoid extra frustration, … Continue reading The Best Online Stores for Bridesmaid Dresses
Bachelor and bachelorette parties are known as the last hoorah before you're thrown into married life and they normally take place at crazy populated cities with plenty of partying. However, you don't have to go to Vegas nor do you have to hire a stripper to make your weekend fun! Honestly, it's too overplayed and definitely overpriced. … Continue reading The Ultimate EPCOT Scavenger Hunt for Your Bachelor or Bachelorette Bash
Being that the rehearsal dinner is a significantly smaller event compared to everything else, your guest list will also be significantly smaller. The only people you should definitely invite are the bridal party (maybe their dates), the parents of your ring barer/flower girl, and immediate family. It would be nice to extend the invitation to … Continue reading Who gets invited to the rehearsal dinner?
Choosing to avoid the gift opening portion of the bridal shower has become increasingly popular nowadays. While it is nice to acknowledge each persons' gift to you so they can witness your reaction, you don't have to. Not many people even want to sit through two hours of you tearing at boxes and gift bags. … Continue reading Do I have to open gifts at my bridal shower?
A while back, if you asked someone if you had to give out favors for your guests, people would look at you as if you were crazy. Nowadays, not so much. The amount of money you put into your wedding is so extreme that there really is no reason to add to it. Especially when … Continue reading Are favors totally necessary?
We know the overly exciting feeling that comes with the thought of creating your registry, and we totally understand that you want to get it started right away. I mean, it's like Christmas on steroids! Many couples aren't sure whether it's acceptable to begin the registry before the engagement party. Here's the best way to … Continue reading Should I Register Before the Engagement Party?
Of the several events that come with a wedding, the rehearsal dinner is the most simple, but definitely the most vague. Being that it's the smallest event, there's so many questions. What is it and why should we have one? Who do we even invite? Don't worry lovelies, we've got you covered. What is a … Continue reading Rehearsal Dinner Guidelines
Being the maid of honor is without a doubt one of the most exciting roles within the bridal party. You get to go dress shopping, pick out decorations, and plan events like the bachelorette party! While it may seem like pure fun, it comes with responsibility and sometimes, complications. Here’s a few ways to keep … Continue reading What to Keep in Mind When Planning a Bachelorette Party