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From Saving The Date & Saying “I Do” One of the first things you will do once you are engaged is book a wedding venue! This is the first step to the wedding planning process (view a helpful wedding planning timeline HERE) and sets the stage for your wedding. There may be some brides who […]

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The Pieces Of Your Love Legacy “Details create the bigger picture” The first thing that I photograph on a wedding day is all of your wedding details. I give my brides one piece of homework for their entire wedding and what I call, wedding day homework. In your wedding day homework, I have you collect all […]

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Tips For The DIY Bride You are planning your wedding and it’s time to think about florals. Equipped with your wedding planner, your Pinterest board, and yes, your budget, you begin the process of selecting the flowers. The reality sets in rather quickly when quotes start rolling in and you realize those Pinterest ideas come […]

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3 Reasons To Have A First Look It used to be a superstition to not see your groom before you walk down the aisle. This long-held tradition actually dates back to when arranged marriages were popular. It was thought that if the groom saw his arranged bride before the ceremony, and didn’t like her, he would call […]

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Paw-fect Tips for Including Your Pet At Your Wedding! You are getting married! And there is one particular darling in your life at the top of your list to attend, your dog.  Most likely your fur baby was a part of your engagement, perhaps playing a pivotal role in the proposal or holding up a […]

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From Scratch Cupcakes Wedding Cakes & Baked Goods Riley Harris is the owner and founder of From Scratch Cupcakes. She began the business in 2012 as a 13-year-old out of her parent’s kitchen. While starting in cupcakes, From Scratch has grown to offer a wider assortment of products such as wedding cakes, brownies, and specialty […]

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Researching a Bridal Topic the Classic Way Call me a traditionalist, but I prefer paper books over the e-books. Don’t get me wrong; I love the convenience of my iPad allowing me to have any text instantaneously. But as a writer, I miss the sensory experience a paper book offers which the Kindle lacks. I miss the […]

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Zola Wedding Planning & Registry Made Easy Getting ready to plan a wedding and don’t know where to start? While weddings represent a monumental moment in our lives, planning one can often be stressful. To help ease the wedding planning process Zola has created a 12+ month wedding planning timeline so that you don’t miss […]

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How To Make Family Formals Go Quickly Brides, I love family formals! For me, weddings are just about the only time where all of my family is together in one place. This is the perfect occasion for a big family portrait! Family formals normally happen directly after the ceremony has ended. In order to make […]

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Petals & Leaves Floral Design & Event Decor Our 25+ years of experience speaks for itself. We’ve been in the business of crafting beautiful floral arrangements for so long because we’re passionate about making life beautiful. Our natural environment is full of beauty but we don’t always get to see it or experience it firsthand. Most of us are stuck […]

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White Of Dublin Bridal Boutique White of Dublin was created in 2011, out of a sincere desire to provide the ultimate bridal experience. It is the belief at White of Dublin that selecting your wedding gown should be an intimate and memorable event – one that is everything you have dreamed of. White of Dublin […]

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Bag It? Or. Bag It! The other day I was in line at Starbucks waiting for my Triple Mocha Frappuccino order when I overheard two brides- to- be behind me discussing the details of their upcoming weddings. They were so excited and giddy conversing on their latest undertakings in wedding planning. “Oh, Jill! Are you going […]

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