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6 Things to Consider When Picking Your Wedding Colors

Posted by Caitlin on Nov 21, 2014

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There are so many elements that go into making your big day look cohesive and coordinated. From the decor and the linens, to the attire and flowers, it’s important that everything goes hand-in-hand. On top of that- there’s a color scheme to abide by! We’re here to give you a few things to think about before picking your palette. Seasonality and venue, among other things, are especially important to think about. Read on for our list of 6 things to keep in mind when narrowing down your options.

Highlights from the #WWxEnzoani Twitter Chat

Posted by Caitlin on Nov 03, 2014

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Happy Monday, everyone! In cased you missed it last Friday, we had a fab time Twitter-chatting with the Enzoani wedding dress team about everything from dress shopping tips to 2015 bridal trends. Enzoani shared some of the best looks from their latest collection (seriously—what winter bride wouldn’t love this amazing capelet?), real brides got answers to their burning etiquette questions (is it OK for guests to wear white to a wedding?), and one lucky lady won an Enzoani gown to wear on her wedding day! Get up to speed on the conversation by clicking over to the #WWxEnznoani hashtag, and be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for news on when our next chat will be!

Related: The Complete Enzoani Fall  2015 Wedding Dres Collection

Post sponsored by the Wedding Salon

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If you’re getting married in the Chicago or New York areas, the Wedding Salon is hosting two must-attend luxury bridal showcases that will help you kick-start your wedding planning.

Chicago: The Wedding Salon showcase will be held on Monday, October 13th, 2014 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the InterContinental Chicago. You’ll find great resources for planning your wedding, including:

  • Cake tastings and cocktails
  • Makeovers by The Beauty Crew and Blink Mobile Spa
  • Manicure by ManiCube
  • Gown and men’s formalwear previews by Jenny Yoo and Alton Lane
  • Destination wedding and honeymoon experts from Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings, Aruba, Tahiti, Mexico and Puerto Rico
  • Honeymoon giveaways
  • Inspiring reception décor ideas
  • Luxe goody bags with products from Essie, Supersmile, Rosebud Perfume Company, and more    

New York: The New York Wedding Salon showcase is on Monday, November 17, 2014 from 4 to 8 p.m. at The Metropolitan Pavilion. Here’s just a few of the highlights:

  • Cake tastings from TLC’s Cake Boss
  • Makeovers by Lancôme at Bergdorf Goodman
  • Gown and men’s formalwear previews from Charisol Bridal Boutique and Black Lapel
  • Destination wedding and honeymoon experts from such gorgeous locales as Puerto Rico, the Florida Keys, Aruba, Mexico, and Tahiti
  • Honeymoon giveaways
  • Wedding reception décor inspiration
  • The chance to receive a goody bag featuring products from Fekkai, Essie, and more.

To buy tickets for either of these events, visit the Wedding Salon’s website. Be sure to enter code WWBP to get tickets for just $15 (a $75 value). See you there!

Dessert Display Decorating Do’s and Don’ts

Posted by Caitlin on Sep 30, 2014

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For a fall wedding, there’s no better way to satisfy your guests than with a dessert display. You can offer everything from pies and caramel applies, to cookies and cupcakes. It’s a great alternative to the traditional slice of cake. However, there are a few tips and tricks you should know about when creating such an array of sweets. WeddingWire’s FallBook 2014 laid out the do’s and don’ts of dessert displays so you know exactly how to create yours. Eat up!

 

 

6 Ways To Plan Your Wedding From Your Phone

Posted by Caitlin on Sep 29, 2014

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Photo by Brittany Graham Photography

In our tech-reliant society, it’s possible to do just about anything from our phones. From shopping to talking face-to-face with someone thousands of miles away, everything is possible! So why not plan your special day right from the palm of your hands? With these 6 ways to plan a wedding from your phone, you’ll never need to use a computer for wedding planning again!

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