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8 ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE HIRING AN EVENT DESIGNER

8 ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE HIRING AN EVENT DESIGNER

Next year is your parent’s 25th wedding anniversary. You and your siblings want to throw them a big party but all of you have busy jobs and live out of town. You know the venue and the caterer you want. So – really – all you need is someone to do the decor. That’s...

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CRAZY EASY COST-SAVING TIPS FOR WEDDING DESIGN

CRAZY EASY COST-SAVING TIPS FOR WEDDING DESIGN

We really don’t like to put ‘money’ and ‘love’ together but the fact is, even people with truckloads of money have to draw the line somewhere when planning their wedding.  And when it comes to money and what-you-want versus what-you-need, this quote from Steve Martin...

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN EVENT PLANNER

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN EVENT PLANNER

Event planner, event designer, event coordinator.  The terms are often used interchangeably but they don’t really mean the same thing.  The biggest difference is between event planners and event designers. While an event designer works on the decor elements of an...

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HONEYMOON IDEAS

HONEYMOON IDEAS

I was coming out of a meeting the other day and heard one of my colleagues say to a woman who was about to get married, “The party at your reception is the best part of your wedding.” I snorted. “Clearly,” I said, “she’s never been married. The party is the second...

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WEDDING COLORS: 2020

WEDDING COLORS: 2020

Every wedding planning checklist focuses on color. Why so much emphasis on choosing colors?  Because the palette sets the mood for the entire wedding. Probably more than the theme of the ceremony and reception, colors give an immediate feel to everything from...

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UNIQUE WEDDING VENUES

UNIQUE WEDDING VENUES

What do Taco Bell, New York’s Coney Island roller coaster, and the shark tank at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead, Long Island have in common? If your answer is they’re all food and entertainment venues, you would be right. Kind of. Those places, along with a few...

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EENIE, MEENIE, MINEY, MO

EENIE, MEENIE, MINEY, MO

The Right Number of People for a Wedding Party My husband and I attended a wedding a few years ago that – besides the bride and groom - included 27 people in the wedding party! Yeeeeikes! We had four. But as we found out, huge wedding parties are standard for some...

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A Wedding Designer’s Guide

A Wedding Designer’s Guide

BEDAZZLE YOUR BRIDES You’ve heard the horror stories. A woman goes into a hair salon to get her hair cut and colored and comes out wanting to file a lawsuit.  Her friend walks into a clothing store and stomps out – fuming – because the sales associate kept trying to...

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EVERYTHING’S COMING UP ROSES

EVERYTHING’S COMING UP ROSES

What to Expect From Floral Design Courses Looking for a new career in the wedding and event industry?  Want to add something to your existing wedding business? Are you intrigued by line, color, form, space and texture?  Then you are an ideal candidate for the...

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