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10 Things to be Aware of When Planning A Beach Wedding

10 Things to be Aware of When Planning A Beach Wedding

  I grew up in the beach town Delray Beach, working city events held on the beach and along our beach-side downtown strip. Now that I own a wedding planning and styling company, I am very aware of the beauty and hazards associated with a beach event or wedding. Here are my top 10 Things to be Aware of When Planning A Beach Wedding: Weather Wind, rain, and high tides are all something beach brides should be cognizant of when beginning the planning process. Beach weather can be extremely fickle and can affect everything from the landscape to the hair...

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Top Wedding Questions Answered

Top Wedding Questions Answered

Q: How to go against all the trends. I'd rather sink the money into finishing out basement than into a wedding. A: This is YOUR wedding day and it can be whatever you want it to be! If you don't like the wedding trends, then do what YOU like! Do what reflects the two of you as a couple – that is what makes a wedding so special – not fitting in with the rest of the world. If at the end of the day you are married to the person you want to spend the rest of your life...

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Wedding Planning Q and A

Wedding Planning Q and A

Wedding Planning Q and A Jenn Hallak, owner and editor of The Overwhelmed Bride, began coordinating weddings six years ago and immediately fell in love with the industry. From coordinating, to opening new wedding properties, to her position as Catering Director, consulting for wedding venues, and finally marrying her prince charming in June of 2013, this woman has experienced every angle of the industry. We have asked her to help answer some wedding planning questions directly asked from brides themselves. Q: How do you keep a buffet style meal for a 150 people served in an hour? A: You will...

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The 4 People You Should Hire for Your Wedding

The 4 People You Should Hire for Your Wedding

Close your eyes and imagine your wedding day. Are you stressed out of your mind while guests stand in an empty warehouse that smells oddly like new paint and only has the echoes of footsteps and awkward conversation to fill the air? I would guess not. You're likely imagining the opposite. You are sipping on a glass of rosé feeling like a pampered princess while your hair and makeup artists flurry around you, meanwhile guests begin to casually mingle in a charming warehouse space styled to perfection, with an alter area draped in ferns and peonies, while a band plays...

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