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Best Wedding Planner Organizers

Best Wedding Planner Organizers

Written by on April 7, 2014 in Organizers, Wedding Planning with 1 Comment

The details that surround a wedding are numerous. Keeping them under control with one of these best wedding planner organizers is essential for any bride. A single place to hold and control all the details of a wedding makes the planning so much easier and more efficient. Best Wedding Planner Organizers From one who has […]

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Wedding Reception Tea Party: Start with a Theme

Wedding Reception Tea Party: Start with a Theme

If a wedding reception tea party makes sense for you, the way to get started is to pick a theme. Everything you do will then fall around your theme, from the decorations to the food choices. Your theme can be as fun and interesting as your own personality and that of your groom. Magical Theme […]

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Starting With Unique Wedding Themes

Starting With Unique Wedding Themes

Written by on December 26, 2013 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Themes with 1 Comment

A unique wedding starts with the theme. From there, the rest of the wedding planning can fall into place. Beginning with unique wedding themes means your other decisions are easier. Working with Unique Wedding Themes When you work with unique wedding themes, your color schemes are easier to pick. Your decorations are easier to choose, […]

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Rehearsal Dinner Invitations: Barbeques

Rehearsal Dinner Invitations: Barbeques

Written by on December 14, 2013 in Rehearsal Dinner, Uncategorized, Wedding Planning with 1 Comment

If you enjoy having a unique rehearsal dinner, consider a barbeque. Whether you serve the food yourself, have it catered or hold it at a separate venue, a barbeque is a casual and fun theme. These rehearsal dinner invitations are all about the BBQ, both country and western. Western Theme Rehearsal Dinner Invitations The theme […]

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Blue and Silver for a Unique Winter Wedding

Blue and Silver for a Unique Winter Wedding

Written by on October 24, 2013 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Stationery, Wedding Themes with 2 Comments

Planning a winter wedding can still mean a unique wedding, even with the traditional colors of blue and silver. Snowflakes aren’t necessary. There are other beautiful options with the color scheme of winter that will make your wedding completely your own. Swirls and Lace for Winter Weddings Keeping with a traditional winter color scheme for […]

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Funny and Unique Wedding Postage Stamps

Funny and Unique Wedding Postage Stamps

Written by on September 25, 2013 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Stationery with 1 Comment

To make your wedding even more unique, use your own postage stamps on save-the-date cards, invitations and thank you notes. These unique postage stamps include some funny ones just for those who love to add a little humor to their wedding. Funny Sayings Wedding Stamps Often times, a funny saying is the best way to […]

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Unique and Personal Bridesmaid Gifts – Personalized Earrings

Unique and Personal Bridesmaid Gifts – Personalized Earrings

Written by on July 17, 2013 in Favors and Gifts, Wedding Party Gifts with 0 Comments

Dear Unique Wedding Ideas: I am looking for something very special for my bridesmaid. Each has been a huge help to me in planning my dream wedding. What I really picture for them is a personalized gift. Something that no one else will have. Do you have any suggestions for me? ~~Lydia Dear Lydia, Sounds […]

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Make Your Menu Unique

Make Your Menu Unique

Food is always a big part of a wedding. Everything from appetizers through a full meal, to cake and dessert, to sending guest home with a late night snack. Obviously, you don’t need to incorporate all the different meals and snacks. Just pick one or two that work with your celebration. For a morning wedding, […]

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Unique Wedding Party Coasters

Unique Wedding Party Coasters

Written by on January 12, 2013 in Favors and Gifts, Wedding Favors with 2 Comments

When you want to do something more unusual at your wedding reception than just place cards for the wedding party, try coasters designed just for the members of the wedding party. Coasters make useful favors for your wedding party as well as great place cards, too. What a perfect way to say this place is […]

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Non-Traditional Ceremony Seating | Unique Brides

Non-Traditional Ceremony Seating | Unique Brides

Let’s break away from the traditional ceremony seating and think outside the box for a minute. A traditional ceremony has, more or less, a rectangle or square design, something like this: Non-Traditional Ceremony Seating There are a number of ways you can make the ceremony seating for your guests unique and out of the norm. […]

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Unique Picture Display for Reception or Rehearsal Dinner

Unique Picture Display for Reception or Rehearsal Dinner

Written by on November 21, 2012 in Wedding Decor, Wedding Planning, Wedding Reception with 0 Comments

Umbra Fotofalls Metal Floor-Standing Photo/Memo Holder I ran across a pretty cool product recently I just had to share. At many of the wedding receptions and/or rehearsal dinners I have decorated over the years, I always loved when they had an area for photos. Family, friends, the happy couple, childhood photos and more are always […]

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Rehearsal Dinners that are Unique too!

Rehearsal Dinners that are Unique too!

Written by on November 9, 2012 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Themes with 0 Comments

Unique Vintage Rehearsal Dinner Invitations by UniqueInvites Unique weddings take a lot of work. Sometimes, you become so focused on the wedding and reception, other things slip through the cracks like rehearsal dinners. Rehearsal dinners traditionally are a gathering of the wedding party with their significant others, immediate family and close friends and can even […]

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Go Really Unique with a Mad Hatter Tea Party Reception

Go Really Unique with a Mad Hatter Tea Party Reception

Written by on October 22, 2012 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Reception, Wedding Themes with 0 Comments

A Mad Hatter tea party wedding reception is a great way to go truly funky for your reception. And, yep, that’s what my daughter is talking about. She’s even thinking about making it a costume party. She wants to ask everyone to where a costume that comes from the Alice in Wonderland world. Granted, Great […]

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Coming Up with Unique Wedding Themes

Coming Up with Unique Wedding Themes

Written by on October 17, 2012 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Themes with 0 Comments

Every bride wants her wedding and reception to be memorable — not only for her and her spouse but for the guests as well. It is becoming harder and harder to stand out from the crowd. If you can think of a theme, it has mostly likely been done already. So, how can you make […]

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Color Trends for Spring 2013 – Pantone

Color Trends for Spring 2013 – Pantone

Written by on October 3, 2012 in Wedding Planning with 0 Comments

I realize (and applaud) that unique brides don’t chose colors based on a trend report. However, fashion designers and the whole of the wedding industry do pay attention to these forecasts. That translates into Unique brides being handicapped in their color choices if they purchase from bridal salons and others in the industry. One way […]

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Unique Winter Wedding Themes

Unique Winter Wedding Themes

Written by on September 29, 2012 in Wedding Decor, Wedding Planning, Wedding Reception, Wedding Themes with 0 Comments

I need your help. My daughter recently got engaged and she wants to do something different for a winter wedding. Can you offer her any suggestions with out taking us all out in the snow and cold? Thanks, Agnes. Agnes, first congratulations on your daughter’s engagement. As the mother of an engaged daughter, too, I […]

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Wedding Reception Tea Party: Save the Date Cards

One of the first things you do when planning your wedding and reception is to set the date. Even before you have chosen your theme, you have a good idea of who your guests will be. This is the time to send out save-the-date cards. If you know your theme, your save-the-date cards can be […]

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What is a Unique Bride?

What is a Unique Bride?

Written by on August 28, 2012 in The Bride, Unique Bride with 0 Comments

What is a Unique Bride? Aren’t all brides unique? Yes, to some degree all brides are unique. After all, you are individuals. But, some brides picture duplicating all or some of the major elements from a wedding they’ve seen or attended. Or, they want the traditional floral arrangements, popular colors and conventional white dress. Nothing […]

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Wedding Reception Tea Party

Wedding Reception Tea Party

My daughter is thinking about an afternoon wedding, where the reception wouldn’t be for dinner. One of the options she likes is to have a tea party for the reception. Reception tea parties work to solve many different issues that face brides and grooms these days. An afternoon reception is just one of them. What […]

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Room Layout Suggestions with Rectangle (or Mixed) Tables

Room Layout Suggestions with Rectangle (or Mixed) Tables

Written by on August 14, 2012 in Wedding Planning with 0 Comments

The venue I fell in love with only has 8 ft rectangle tables. The room is also rectangle shaped with a dance floor at one end. How can I set this up so it doesn’t look like a cafeteria? — Meghan the bride Great question. Sometimes we fall in love with the look of a […]

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Have Your Ceremony and Reception in One Room and Still Make a Grand Bridal Entrance

Have Your Ceremony and Reception in One Room and Still Make a Grand Bridal Entrance

Written by on July 31, 2012 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Reception with 1 Comment

You can have your cake and eat it, too.¬† A grand bridal entrance is doable when you have a large single room to hold both your ceremony and reception. It’s a matter of the arrangement. I was lucky enough to manage a very large single room venue. It was a historic opera house. The ability […]

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Unique Gifts for the Groomsmen: Bullet Cufflinks

Unique Gifts for the Groomsmen: Bullet Cufflinks

Written by on July 21, 2012 in Groomsmen Gifts, The Groom, Wedding Planning with 0 Comments

Help! We have planned out a huge Old West themed wedding, but we are stumped on what to get the groomsmen and all the men in the wedding party. What could be an appropriate gift for an Old West Wedding? — Stevie and Jack First off congrats are in order for you, and an Old […]

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Dessert Tables for your Unique Wedding

Dessert Tables for your Unique Wedding

Written by on July 21, 2012 in Wedding Food, Wedding Reception with 0 Comments

Dessert tables are all the rage at weddings and other events. Why not? Dessert is usually one of the favorite things that guests look forward too. (A dessert reception is also growing in popularity.) How can you make it unique? By taking inspiration from others and creating your own version. No, it’s not a new […]

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Unique Wedding Tables | Round, Rectangle & Square

Unique Wedding Tables | Round, Rectangle & Square

Written by on July 9, 2012 in Wedding Planning, Wedding Reception with 0 Comments

One way to make your wedding reception seem different and unique right off the bat is to use a mixture of different shaped tables — round, rectangle & square. There are a few different ways to do this. The easiest way is to have the dimensions of both the tables and the room so you […]

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What Sets the Tone for Your Unique Wedding?

What Sets the Tone for Your Unique Wedding?

Written by on June 29, 2012 in Wedding Planning with 0 Comments

Two elements set the tone for a wedding and reception. Brides capitalize on this when planning their unique weddings. Wedding Stationery PixDezines Eiffel Tower + swirls Invitation by custom_stationery Wedding stationery like save-the-dates and/or invitations are the first glimpse into your wedding style for your guests. The design, colors and style of these items set […]

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Unique Wedding Menu for Your Reception  | Brunch Menu

Unique Wedding Menu for Your Reception | Brunch Menu

Written by on June 28, 2012 in Wedding Food, Wedding Reception with 1 Comment

For years, the standard menu for a wedding reception has been a 3 to 6 course meal, plate served by catering staff, while guests sit in their assigned seats at their assigned tables — sometimes for hours while the meal is served. Today, unique brides are daring to buck this tradition in a number of […]

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Lights, Camera, Action! | A Unique Reception Has Action

Lights, Camera, Action! | A Unique Reception Has Action

Written by on June 25, 2012 in Wedding Decor, Wedding Food, Wedding Reception with 1 Comment

One element that makes receptions unique is action, movement. It is an idea that is finally catching on after years and years of traditional have-to’s and must-haves reigning supreme. It is also a key element to a unique wedding. What do I mean by action? I’ve coordinated, catered and hosted a lot of weddings in […]

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What is a Unique Wedding?

What is a Unique Wedding?

Written by on June 20, 2012 in Wedding Planning with 0 Comments

What is a unique, unusual, offbeat or even funky wedding? It’s one that reflects the loves and lives of the bride and groom. They aren’t held to strict tradition or society’s ¬†idea of what a wedding should or should not be. Today’s brides are much more individual, unique. They want their weddings to be personal, […]

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