Boutonnieres With a Twist!

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I came across these lovely and unique boutonnieres today and had to share them! I wish I had known about these for my own wedding. My poor husband’s boutonniere fell apart doing our wedding reception and in most of our photos he just has a stem stuck to his lapel (which is kind of funny […]



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Inspiration Monday – Asian Wedding Items

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Happy Inspiration Monday! This week our theme is Asian wedding items that are currently listed on BravoBride. Please click on the links below to view the full listing. Enjoy! Japanese Wedding Gown | Chinese Silk Tablecloths | Discounted Paper Lanterns Chinese Take Out Boxes | Asian Glass Plate | Lipstick Case Bachelorette Favors



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Used Wedding Dress of The Week!

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Every Saturday we will be publishing our favorite preowned wedding dress that was listed this week on BravoBride. This week’s preowned wedding gown is an Ines Do Santo. We love how the bride describes the gown as a mixutre of old Hollywood glamour with today’s modernity. The gown is 100% silk, beaded and trimmed by […]



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A Very Creative Save The Date

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I love Martha Stewart Weddings and came across this very creative save-the-date idea. This could also be a fun idea for a birthday party invitation. The instructions on how to do it yourself from MarthaStewart.com are below. Cut the date from card stock using number punches; pierce tops with a hole punch. Slide onto 1/4-inch […]



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Ugly Bridesmaid Dresses

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If you’ve been a bridesmaid several times, there was probably at least one gown you had to wear that you didn’t like. Okay, well maybe all of them. Even though the bride tells you ‘you’ll be able to wear it again after the wedding’, you know you probably won’t. In the spirit of bad bridesmaid […]



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Inspiration Monday – Tiffany Theme!

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Happy Inspiration Monday! Today’s inspiration is Tiffany. Not only just Tiffany blue but also some gorgeous Tiffany jewelry that’s listed on BravoBride.  For the full listing of each item please click on the names below. Tiffany Engagement Ring | Favor Boxes | Card Box | Ring Pillow | Table Runner Wedding Band | Bracelet & […]



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Another MissNowMrs.com Giveaway!

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We love our friends over at MissNowMrs.com and they have been kind enough to offer another gift card for a free name change kit to one lucky bride! To enter just leave a comment on this post! MissNowMrs.com is nationwide online service, so regardless of your state they have compiled the forms and pertinent instructions […]



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Top 5 Tips on Giving a Great Groom’s Toast

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As the groom, planning your wedding speech can be one of the most stressful things you do while planning your wedding. Whether you get stage fright or you just aren’t sure how to structure your speech, there are a lot of things that can create stress. However, there is no need for concerns. Millions of […]



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Wedding Cakes from Cakewrecks.com

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Cakewrecks is one of my favorite blogs. If you haven’t heard of it and need a good laugh I highly recommed checking it out. I found some of their best wedding cakes and had to share them. Enjoy!



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Social Networking for Your Wedding!

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Social networking is everywhere so why not include it in your wedding! Our friends at OneWed.com just Wedding Pre-Party which is the marriage of social networking & wedding planning. With Wedding Pre-Party you can invite your wedding party and guests to chat, share wedding tips, post photos, dish wedding truths and provide inspiration on everything […]



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