Posts in category "Wedding Trends"

Something Blue -- Part II

Something Blue -- Part II
What about Something New and Something borrowed? Something New represents good luck and success and the brides hopes for a bright future in her new married life. The wedding gown is often chosen as the new item. Something Borrowed is to represent to the bride that friends and family will be there for her on... Read more »

Weddings...Chicago Style!

Weddings...Chicago Style!
      Chicago has some of the most beautiful venues to host weddings and receptions (indoor and outdoor).  Chicago also has some of the best wedding photographers, florists, pastry chefs, DJs, bands and designers in the U.S.  You name it — Chicago’s got it!   I do have a “personal” few that are my... Read more »

After the Proposal...

After the Proposal...
He has proposed, you finally have the ring, now you’re thinking, “I have so much to do, so little time,” HELP!!!   In my last blog, I shared Engagement Ideas because every year MOST couples get engaged between Thanksgiving and Valentines Day.  This means that come January (after the holidays of showing off your beautiful ring to friends and... Read more »
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The "not so" Traditional Wedding Favors

The "not so" Traditional Wedding Favors
Chances are when you attend a wedding reception you receive traditional wedding favors.    Most brides and grooms today still give traditional wedding favors to their guests.  Shot glasses, chocolates, candles, bubbles, coasters, keychains, matches, picture frames, magnets, etc., any of which are simple and thoughtful ways to thank you guests for sharing your special... Read more »

Holiday Trend Alert: Crystals are Hot for Winter Wedding Colors, Gowns and Hairstyles

Holiday Trend Alert: Crystals are Hot for Winter Wedding Colors, Gowns and Hairstyles
Just because you’re getting married during the holiday season doesn’t mean you have to stick with reds and greens for your winter wedding colors. The hottest trends in winter weddings is to use fewer colors and more glitter. Think less holiday photo in front of a roaring fire and more dazzling ice princess in a... Read more »