Archive for May 2010

How to Sell Back Your Veil!

The veil is a longstanding tradition in the history of weddings.  Brides would wear a veil in front of their face to create mystery for the groom and the guests of the wedding.  Veils today are not inexpensive.  Brides shell out a pretty penny to have a veil with their wedding dress, but what happens... Read more »

Fun Signature Drinks

Whether you are worried about staying within budget and want to cut back on the open bar or just want to add a fun addition to your open bar, a signature drink is a great item at your wedding.  You can add your own personal twist but here are some of our favorites. Blushing Bride... Read more »

The History of the Wedding Cake

The history of the wedding cake goes back as far as the Roman Empire, well before the concept of elaborately icing a cake, was invented. Through the years, the wedding cake has become the focus of a variety of customs and traditions. Some of these customs have survived through time. Some have not. The custom... Read more »

Wedding Registry Mania

Wedding Registry can be a very overwhelming experience for many couples.  Here is a helping hand on how to go about your wedding registry.  Wedding Registry can be at individual stores that offer a variety of items or stores that focus on specialized areas. You can also create a registry all your own that includes... Read more »

Mock-tail Hour

Not everyone likes to drink, alcohol that is.  So whether you are one to enjoy the non-alcoholic drinks or are planning on entertaining a crowd, then we have some great drink ideas for you!   Our first Mockaholic is a Watermelon and Cucumber Tonic.  With the warmer spring weather fast approaching, this is the perfect... Read more »

Wish Upon A Wedding

Wish Upon A Wedding is the world’s first non profit organization granting wedding wishes to couples (18 years and older) facing life threatening medical conditions.  Wish Upon A Wedding was started in January of 2010 and grants wedding and civil union ceremonies to couples across America.  Wish Upon A Wedding currently has 15 chapters to... Read more »

Can't Find a Fun Wedding Favor? Donate the Money to a Charity

If you can’t decide on a favor to give to your wedding gifts, or just think it is a waste of money; one of the newest ideas is using the money you had allotted to favors and donating it to a charity.  You may already have a charity you hold dear to your heart, but... Read more »

Creative Card Box & Gift Holder Ideas

Are you having trouble finding the perfect item for your guests to place gifts and/or cards in?  Below are a few ideas for all weddings, themes, and seasons. Tiffany’s Inspired Box Beach Wedding  Winter Wedding  Vintage Suitcase   Photo Card Box  Fall Themed Box  Religious Card Box  Rustic Card Box  Traditional White Enjoy these tips and stay... Read more »

Toss the old Toss Bouquet!

Instead of tossing the traditional flower bouquet get creative!  Toss something that will really draw a crowd…a fortune bouquet!  This bouquet is made of paper flowers and is filled with lottery tickets, dollar bills, gift certificates and goodies that anyone would love!   The items can be rolled up into the paper flowers to make a... Read more »