The infamous white wedding dress. Many people assume that brides wear white to symbolize virginity but it is actually the color blue that is connected to purity. The color white became popular in 1840 after Queen Victoria wore white in her wedding. It is said that the Queen wore white as a sign of affluence. Illustrations […]
We’ve seen it go viral a million times, a proposal during someone else’s wedding, but the real question is, is it acceptable? We recently asked this question to our Bride Sisters – if a close friend approached you about proposing during your reception, how would you reply. While we weren’t surprised, some of the responses […]
Coordinated Conversations: Should A Bridesmaid Contribute to the Bachelorette and/or Bridal Shower if she’s not attending?
The first thing that comes to my mind after reading and writing the header for this post is, “Why isn’t she attending?” While there are circumstances where a bridesmaid cannot attend a wedding related event, I think if these circumstances are discussed in advance of the wedding date, way in advance – like when you […]
Coordinated Conversations: Who is responsible for planning the Bridal Shower and Bachelorette Party?
There is always a difference of opinion on who should take the lead for a bride’s special events. Some think the bride. Others place it as apart of Maid of Honor duties. The rest say it is the Mother of the Bride. When I think back on my wedding season, I left the task to […]
When it comes to wedding planning, the most reoccurring thought almost always is, “is this in my budget?”. But the real question is, what are you willing to splurge on? We asked our bride sisters this very question, when it comes to your wedding dress and wedding photography, which are you willing to go over budget […]
Coordinated Conversations: No Call, No Show – Should you remain friends with people who RSVP but don’t show up to your wedding?
The coveted wedding guest list. The cause of premarital stress, arguments with your hubby to be and even your parents! And let’s not forget, one of the most determining factors of your wedding budget. I remember vividly putting mine together three years ago- Using flowcharts to help me narrow down who should be and who […]