Archive for January, 2011

DIY Centerpieces

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

When it comes to decorating for your event there are a lot of things that have to be planned. Flowers, table clothes, and tabletop decorations are just a few of the different elements. But your centerpieces will most likely be the most important aspect of your decorations. After all they are the focal point of each table and you want them to be stunning while fitting in with the rest of your decorations. Regardless of your color or decorating scheme, these gorgeous DIY sparkled center pieces will wow your guests and make your event shine. And the best part is they are so easy to assemble each one should only take you a minute or so. So call your friends, grab a couple of bottles of wine and have a DIY centerpiece party.

diy centerpieces

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Unique Budget Wedding Tips

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Every couple wants to have the perfect wedding. But having the perfect wedding doesn’t mean that you have to start off your married life buried under a pile of wedding related debt. There are a lot of tips out there for saving money on your big day. But while most people know they should email their save the date cards and opt to use in season flowers, there are some more unique and lesser known ways that you can save money on your big day.

Invites

Most people decide to send simple invites that require a phone call or email in order to RSVP. But what about the money spent on stamps? To save a bit of cash, hand deliver as many of the invitations that you can. (more…)

Planning a Winter Wedding

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

While most brides prefer to get married in the spring or summer, winter weddings are quickly gaining in popularity. There are many advantages to having a winter wedding, including the cost of the wedding (winter is considered “off season” so you can get a deal on everything from the venue to flowers) and having the season itself help out with the theme of the event. If you are a bride-to-be and you and your fiancé have your hearts set on a winter wonderland wedding, there are some things you are going to want to keep in mind to help you plan your perfect day.

winter wedding centerpieces

Photos by @whoALSE,@Monika Thorpe, and @favouritethings on Flickr

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