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8 Summer Wedding Favors That Are Totally Adorable

You want your guests to leave your wedding with not only wonderful memories, but a sweet souvenir as well. Wedding favors may seem unimportant compared to choosing your wedding music or arranging your seating charts, but they really add a nice touch and your guests will love them! If you’re...

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6 Charming Ways to Light Up Your Outdoor Wedding

If you’re planning an outdoor wedding this summer, it’s very likely that your magical day and reception will last into the evening. With that being said, it is important to be prepared and have the right decorations at your wedding that will be friendly to the evening’s shadows. Guests will...

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Wedding Reception Ideas Everyone Will Enjoy

Everyone wants their wedding to be the talk of the town for weeks, and with some luck, even months after the save-the-date has passed. And while excellent food, great company, and music that keeps everyone on the dancefloor all night will definitely make your wedding reception one for the books,...

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Looking Back by Beth Webber

It is a little surreal to be reflecting back one month after our wedding and one week after our honeymoon. Everything was better than I could have possibly imagined. The day before our wedding we spent the morning getting the venue ready. My dad and his girlfriend helped us put...

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Focusing on the Finish Line by Nia McLean

As I write this blog, I am running on fumes. My wedding is three days away and I feel like a walking-talking to-do list. This morning, I reluctantly emailed my professors to let them know that I am getting married this weekend and have a myriad of last-minute tasks to...

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Save $1,000 On Your Wedding Without Compromising Your Dreams

You’ve probably spent months, if not years, planning your dream wedding. You have everything picked out, from the cake to the flowers to the table settings. Even if you are planning your wedding on a budget, the celebration will still be costly. Weddings and all the factors that go into...

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On Not Rising to People’s Expectations by Carina Mead

Weddings bring out funny things in people. Those of you who have already informed your family that you are engaged have likely heard your mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, aunt, sister, friends, etc. all throw tons of advice at you, under the apparent assumption that you want a wedding just like theirs,...

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DIY-ing Our Wedding by Beth Webber

Matt and I decided to DIY (or hybrid-DIY) some of the details of our wedding. We started early and have done a little at a time which has kept everything pretty low stress. If we hadn’t had a year and a half to plan I don’t think we would have...

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Choosing Our Wedding Flowers by Amber Normand

When I started thinking about which wedding flowers my fiancé and I would have for our wedding, the first flower that popped into my head were hydrangeas. I scanned Pinterest, of course, and came across beautiful hydrangea wedding bouquets that made me drool. Even though we are having a fall...

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Making Our Own Wedding Flowers by Beth Webber

Matt and I have decided to make our own flowers for our wedding. (Yes, he is helping.) There were quite a few reasons we made this choice. First, I love all things books and wanted something bookish in our wedding. Second, we love making stuff! Third, we are on a...

Plan Your Wedding With Pinterest

What is Pinterest? Pinterest is an online virtual pinboard where you can collect your favorite images and ideas from around the web. Why should I use it? Pinterest boards allow you to display all your good ideas in one place: bookmark good ideas and products, then organize them by themes....

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3 DIY Wedding Projects For Your Wedding

Every wedding is unique to the couple, and every wedding should reflect the tastes of the bride and groom. Brides are increasingly making their wedding more personalized so that their true passions are reflected in the wedding ceremony and the reception. Here are a couple of Tips how to make...

DIY Wedding Warrior Part III: Venue and Ceremony

After a raging afternoon storm pushed the wedding plans indoors, Kat and Nick’s ceremony took center stage in DIY style. *** We wanted to do our posed photos before the ceremony, so we could enjoy as much time with our friends and family as possible. We took some shots at...

DIY Wedding Warrior Part II: Before the Ceremony

Part II: Before The Ceremony (Continuing this week’s spotlight on the DIY Wedding Warriors: Kat and Nick Toman) For our wedding ceremony, we had plans. But our wedding did not look like anything like the plans we had made. It did, however, turn out to be the happiest  day of...

DIY Wedding Warriors: Sustainable Love from Kat and Nick Toman

This week we are spotlighting a full DIY Wedding! Kat and Nick Toman of Milwaukee, Wis., had creativity not only inspired, but also sustainable. They enlisted the help of small and local businesses; re-purposed Kat’s wedding dress and recycled fabric for her wedding shoes; they even used living centerpieces. Most touching was how they...

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5 DIY Tips to Make Your Wedding Affordable

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