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January 2015

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The Bride Guide: The Search

How to Make Wedding Planning More Efficient Wedding planning starts with research. From finding the best vendors to pinning theme and colors on Pinterest, a bride will spend hours prepping, pinning, and praying everything goes off without a hitch.   According to Forbes, the average bride is employed full time AND spends almost 10 hours a week  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Designer

What a Wedding Designer Really Does for a Wedding We have covered what you should expect from a Wedding Planner and a Wedding Coordinator and now it is time to talk about my favorite aspect of wedding prep- the design. The Wedding Designer A wedding designer, or stylist, help you create the wedding design concept and choose décor. If style is  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Coordinator

The Must Have in Wedding Planning – A Wedding Coordinator Yesterday we talked all about how a full service planner acts as the captain of your wedding planning cruise.  Some brides prefer to cruise solo during the planning process, but they still need some one to coordinate things during the event.  If you don’t want a full service  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Planner

What to Expect When You Hire a Full Service Wedding Planner       This week The Bride Guide is all about planning how you plan your wedding.  We will go over the four options you have when you plan your event- to hire a planner, a coordinator, a designer, or DIY  it with your own search.  When it is time to start planning your  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Budget

6 Things That Will Have A Major Effect on Your Wedding Budget As we discussed in yesterday’s edition of The Bride Guide that nothing will effect your budget more than the number of guests you invite. Today we will discuss some other details of your event that will add dollars to the bottom line of your wedding. At the end of the post I have  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Guest List

The Top 6 Things That will Affect You Wedding Guest List     Photos by Perfect Capture Photography, Stationery by Star Noir Studio A very important place to start planning is the guest list. This doesn’t necessarily mean you need to have a full-length list of every individual attending at his point, but it is a good time to decide  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Rock

5 Tips for Avoiding Engagement Ring Disasters Welcome to our second inspiring installment of The Bride Guide. Today we have Flower of Fountain City Jewelers joining us with some fantastic tips on how to keep your new engagement ring safe. We already mentioned yesterday, make sure to get it insured! Now, let me be honest…when I read this list I  ...

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The Bride Guide: The Purchase

4 Practical Engagement Ring Buying Tips That You May Not Have Heard Before Welcome to week 1 of The Bride Guide!  This 12-week blog series will cover every aspect of planning a wedding from start to finish.  Today we focus on the big purchase of an engagement ring with Flower Gatone of Fountain City Jewelers. The process of finding and buying  ...

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Introducing The Bride Guide!

The Complete Wedding Planning Outline with Real Advice from Wedding Industry Experts     We are so excited to kick off The Bride Guide today!  This is a FREE 12-week blog series that will cover all the details of planning your wedding.  This wedding planning guide is jam packed with valuable information from real wedding industry  ...

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6 Must Have Rustic Wedding Details

The Perfect Details for a Rustic Wedding   Mason Jar Wine Glass These toasting glasses are a cute spin on the mason jars you often see at rustic weddings. They are a much better fit with rustic décor than fancy champagne glasses and you can keep a lid on your drink! Cedar Disks Wood is often a highlighted detail in rustic themes. Cedar disks  ...

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