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...
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...
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...
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...
BEDAZZLE YOUR BRIDES

BEDAZZLE YOUR BRIDES

A Wedding Designer’s Guide   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...