Have you started your wedding planning and realized that you haven’t asked yourself, “What’s going to be on my wedding table?” When it comes to decorating your reception table and creating a tablescape, it takes a whole lot of details, many of which you may have never heard of before. Here is our brief glossary into the pretty things that make up a reception table.
Wedding season is just about to kick into high gear and with all those invites on your fridge, you’re probably asking yourself a few questions, like what you want for dinner in four months, whether you have a plus one, and most importantly, what you’re going to wear. Since we can’t help you out with the date situation, we’re going to help you figure out what to wear by listing out a few critical do & don’ts to ensure you are faux pas free & the best dressed wedding guest.
Read on for our rules (Wedding Guest Fashion Tips) of wedding guest fashion so you’ll never have to ask yourself before you walk out the door, “Can I get away with this?”
Ask any bride and she will tell you that the week before her wedding is a total blur. It’s possible she has virtually no memory of it at all. With all the stress and things to check off the to do list, the week before your wedding is a very busy time. Try to reduce the anxiety by accomplishing whatever you can before the last week, so that you can relax and socialize as much as possible before the event. Here are our 5 Things NOT To Do The Week Before Your Wedding.
Planning a big ol’ sweets table as your dessert, cake alternative, or guest favors? This can either be a spend-fest or an exercise in skillful saving, depending on your choices and a little bit of luck. From cheap candy alternatives to space hacks, we’ve compiled a big list of candy buffet ideas to save money and make your candy buffet win over every sweet tooth on your guest list. So here are our Rochester Wedding Candy Buffet Ideas….
If you’re looking for a professional Rochester Wedding Videographer to capture your LIVE ACTION wedding moments, we feel you. It’s one thing we’ve heard is so worth it if you want it and it’s within your budget. We have a great list of them here on Rochester Wedding Directory, but what do you ask them once you’ve narrowed down your choices? Here’s a list that you’ll want to bring with you to meet with your new filmmaking vendor friends.
Ready to plan out your wedding seating chart? Before you start, don’t forget that you can always forget about assigning seats and let guests choose their own. Yep, it’s a thing. But if you need to make sure that volatile family members are seated away from each other, want to help your introvert guests find a pal with whom to chat, or want your single friends to meet your other single friends for some hooking up, these wedding seating chart tips are for you.
Your parents (and maybe your fiancé’s parents, too) have offered to pay for your wedding — you may be one of the luckiest couples out there today! Nowadays, most brides and grooms have to self-finance the bulk of their wedding expenses. But if you’re letting somebody else pick up the tab for your big day, those parents probably assume that they will also have some say in the choices you make and how their money is spent. It’s up to you to make sure you have a clear understanding of their expectations when you accept their generous offer. Our experts have put together some information for you, When Your Parents Are Paying For The Wedding.
You’ve found your soul mate and discovered a dream wedding gown, but learning the wedding venue you so desperately covet is fully committed can leave a bride feeling blue. After all, the perfect wedding should take place at a breathtaking location worthy of the momentous occasion. So what is a bride to do when the location falls through? Our experts weigh in on finding a venue that enchants when your first choice isn’t available. Read Your Dream Wedding Venue Is Fully Booked. Now What?
The unfortunate thing about your big day is that it is, well, only one day. Fortunately, the right Rochester wedding photographer can perfectly preserve the entire event’s happenings, the emotions, and the fun—forever! One perfect picture can instantly take you back to the happiest day of your life, and one perfect album can become your favorite coffee table book. Read our blog entry here on how to choose the perfect wedding photographer!
You’ve got the big picture — but when it comes to your wedding budget, did you remember all the details? While couples are perusing Pinterest, they often forget about the small and less exciting, but equally important, details such as stamps and sales tax. Plus, last-minute line items have a way of weaseling their way into wedding planning unexpected. In the beginning, the couple is choosing a date, venue, and vendors, so they aren’t thinking about the little details like gratuities and vendor meals.
If you’re worried you’ve forgotten to sock away savings for certain wedding costs, check this list of 6 Wedding Costs You Didn’t Anticipate against your budget.