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The RSVP Card That Says It All

| April 7, 2015

The RSVP card that covers just about every horrible wedding guest you could possibly get. I think this says it all, yes? Thank you happyplace.com for this funny, but probably true, RSVP card. Cheers!

How to Prevent Post-Wedding Regret (Part 1: Guest List)

| January 26, 2015

Being a wedding planner for 16 years, I’ve heard a lot of stuff! A LOT! But what never ceases to amaze me is the regret list I hear from brides about their weddings. And the list hasn’t changed in all these years. That’s 16 years of brides experiencing the same post-wedding blues. Why is it […]

Etiquette Is Our Guide But Do We Follow It To The Letter?

| June 13, 2012

  ETIQUETTE. Did you just crinkle up your nose when you read that? Did you sigh? Are you frustrated over all the etiquette required for planning your wedding or for conducting business? I am. Don’t get me wrong: I am in TOTAL support for having the proper etiquette for formal occasions such as weddings and […]

The E-Vite Dilemma: Save the World or Save Tradition?

| May 31, 2012

In this article from Philly.com Sorry, your wedding invitation was eaten by my spam filter – Philly.com., we take a look at the modern wedding trend of sending wedding invitations via e-mail, called “e-vites.” Most of us are familiar with an online invitation of some sort – maybe you’ve gotten one through Eventbrite to attend a […]

10 Questions To Ask Before You DIY

| April 14, 2011

With today’s technology and the availability of how-to blogs, websites, and video, today’s do-it-yourself bride can find tutorials for just about any wedding project she can think of. DIY projects for weddings, parties, or home decorating can be fun and very rewarding. Many turn out beautiful. There is a sense of accomplishment when you finish […]

Designing Your Wedding Invitations Around A Crooked Family Tree

| January 18, 2011

You’ve completed your guest list and it’s time to put together your wedding invitations. As you begin to research invitation designs you notice that the standard wording does not apply to you. Your family tree is a bit crooked. There are several branches in your section of your family tree as a result of divorced/remarried […]