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BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO A DESTINATION WEDDING PHOTOSHOOT   [ctt template=”6″ link=”4YWUO” via=”no” ]“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” — Aaron Siskind[/ctt]   Your wedding photographer is one of the most important aspects…

3 KILLER TRICKS TO PLANNING A DESTINATION WEDDING MENU   [ctt template=”6″ link=”g1_2B” via=”no” ]“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.” Alan D. Wolfelt[/ctt]   Food brings us all together, and what better occasion is there to come together with loved ones than your wedding day? We get it. Planning a wedding menu…

2 ESSENTIAL THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING A DESTINATION WEDDING DRESS   [ctt template=”6″ link=”Eg9np” via=”no” ]“So much the better. The higher the price you have to pay, the more you will cherish it.” ― Lloyd C. Douglas, The Robe[/ctt]   Does this apply to wedding gowns as well? Some brides seem to think so.…

HOW TO CREATE A KILLER DESTINATION WEDDING DESSERT BAR   [ctt template=”6″ link=”IUe5D” via=”no” ]“There is no better way to bring people together than with desserts.” -Gail Simmons [/ctt]   I attended the wedding of one of my good friends last week in Denver, Colorado. Her and her husband decided to spice things up a…

NEW DESTINATION WEDDING TRENDS THAT ARE CHANGING THE GAME FOR 2019   Recently wedding trends have been going back to the basics. In 2018 we have seen the rise of DIY wedding decor, naked wedding cakes and minimalistic wedding venue designs.   Destination weddings have also been on the rise this past year as couples…

BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO THE PERFECT WEDDING BUDGET PLANNER   According to a wedding study conducted by experts at the Knot in 2016 the average cost of a wedding reached an all-time high at $35,329 in the United States.   A large amount of wedding trends all over the world show an overall increase in average…

HOW TO WRECK YOUR DESTINATION WEDDING   There are a million “what to-do” blog posts written about destination weddings. What to pack, what to wear, what to book, what to pay.. sometimes the important (and easier) question to ask yourself when planning your wedding is, “What should I avoid doing?”.   This is an article…

WEDDING REGRETS – ADVICE FROM MARRIED COUPLES   Hindsight is 20/20. Unfortunately, this idea applies to weddings as well. Here is a breakdown of a few things that couples regret about the way they planned their wedding ceremony. Dana Rebecca Designs published a study of over 2,000 couples who had been married in or after…

THREE DESTINATION WEDDING TRENDS THAT HAVE A HIGH POTENTIAL FOR DISASTER   Destination weddings are on the rise! A recent study published by Brides found that of all weddings, 17% are destination weddings (a steady increase from 16% in 2014). Not only are couples deciding to get married abroad but they are planning their weddings…

SUMMER, FALL, WINTER, SPRING –WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO HOST A DESTINATION WEDDING?  [ctt template=”6″ link=”2tWl7″ via=”yes” ]”It’s delightful when your imaginations come true, isn’t it?” – L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gable[/ctt]   You have the ring now it’s time to work on your dream! Dream wedding that is. Deciding what month to…

THE BEST (AND WORST) DESTINATION WEDDING TRENDS FROM 2018:  Let’s start with the good stuff! Two wedding trends that are currently up and coming in 2018:   1. Sleeved Wedding Dresses. More and more brides are opting for sleeved wedding dresses. According to wedding experts at The Knot.com, “From caps and bells to barely there,…

THE MAID OF HONOR’S GUIDE TO THE PERFECT DESTINATION WEDDING:  [ctt template=”6″ link=”q3C2b” via=”yes” ]“Being in a relationship, that’s something you choose. Being friends, that’s just something you are. I do pick you. We’ve been friends too long to pick, but if we could pick, I’d pick you.” – John Green, Will Grayson[/ctt]    …

THE CONS OF HAVING A TECH SAVVY DESTINATION WEDDING:  [ctt template=”6″ link=”z81d2″ via=”yes” ]“Technology is, of course, a double edged sword. Fire can cook our food but also burn us.”- Jason Silva[/ctt]     Picture this: You’re standing at the altar with the person you have decided to spend the rest of your life with,…

UNPLUGGED OR PLUGGED IN? THE PROS FOR A TECH SAVVY DESTINATION WEDDING:  [ctt template=”6″ link=”50dof” via=”yes” ]Technology, like art, is a soaring exercise of the human imagination.” – Daniel Bell [/ctt]     Thanks to the recent advances of technology in the modern day there a now many options available to include technology in your…

TWO WAYS TO INCLUDE YOUR PARENTS AND IN-LAWS WHEN PLANNING YOUR DESTINATION WEDDING:  [ctt template=”6″ link=”xo6Pj” via=”yes” ]“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.”- George Santayana[/ctt]     Planning a destination wedding can come with a large amount of stress. Between arranging the foreign wedding vendors, buying tickets and dealing with questions from family and…