Gourmondo!

Wednesday, I was lucky enough to tag along at a catering tasting at Gourmondo. The second we walked into the office room, I noticed treats of all sorts in bite sized pieces sitting on the smooth wooden conference table. I had not had lunch yet, so this was really exciting to see. As we discussed…

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Fabulous Flowers!

When I arrived at Fena Flowers I was immediately greeted with the sound of 80’s music blasting and the sight of flowers being rushed around for corsages, mothers day pieces, and special arrangements. I had been told that I would be making my own corsage and boutonniere for prom, and I, an uncoordinated intern, was…

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The Secrets your Dress can Hold

Weddings are obviously about two people in love coming together, which is so fun to see how the bride and groom represent themselves via the ceremony. Which is why a recent trend has become the bride and groom putting easter eggs into their ceremony! You may be thinking, “why make a wedding easter themed?” but…

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Destination Music

We would like to welcome DJ Craig Schell of Destination Music to our preferred vendor list on PlanningSavvy!! Craig has been in the industry since 2008, but has a vast background in music. He studied music in school, graduated in Music, with a Masters in Teaching ~ Music, and has been a choir teacher for…

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Incorporating Color Your Way

    Happy 2018 all you fabulous engaged couples out there!! The new year is here, your wedding date is set, plans are in the works and now the color of the year has been announced. Ultra violet! You got it – the color of purple. Yep, I said it. Purple. So, do you use…

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Postponing Your Wedding – What Would Emily Do?

If this is a question you are considering then you both are probably going through a lot of turmoil. Whatever the reasons may be, postponing a wedding is a tough decision. From financial issues, to losing a close family member, situations arise where your big day just cannot go on as planned. And somehow you…

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Signs Your Wedding Dress is the One

With hundreds of styles to choose from, how do you know when it’s “the one”?? Well, here are some pointers to get you on your way. The style of your dress fits with the style of your wedding.  A 20-foot train may not work work well if you plan to be dancing all night, and…

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5 Most Common Invitation Mistakes

Trying to incorporate every aspect of your wedding in the invitations Less is more with wedding invitations. Chose just one aspect of your wedding you love to highlight in the invitations. Using too much color Balance bright colors with neutral ones and make sure the text is readable! Giving guests too much time to reply…

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Flower Guide for your Wedding

Here is your guide for what flowers are in season when so you can start planning your perfect wedding with beautiful, in bloom flowers! Peruvian Lily (in season all year; colors: white, yellow, orange, pink, red, lavendar, purple, flecked) Amaryllis (in season November through April; colors: white, yellow, green, pink, red, burgundy) Anemone (November thorugh…

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Creative and Unique Wedding Ideas

Guest transportation. Make your guests journey from the ceremony to the reception enjoyable and creative. Try a hot air balloon or a carriage ride! Edible or Reusable Escort Cards. Make cake pops with the guest’s name written in icing or engraved martini glasses that could double as a favor. Memorable Guest Book. Create a puzzle…

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