Wedding Tips

Bridal Party Roles

Posted by on Jul 16, 2016 in Wedding Tips

Your bridal party is the supporting cast of your wedding. Each attendant has a specific job and obligation to fulfill. Here is a breakdown of the traditional roles for everyone in your bridal party. Maid or Matron of Honor Your maid or matron of honor (MOH) is your main bridesmaid, and she will give you the most help during the planning of your wedding and on your wedding day. Traditionally, your MOH will coordinate a bridal shower and bachelorette party for you. She will help you shop for your wedding gown and attend dress fittings (and learn how to bustle your gown). She will also help...

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Weddings by Kathleen at Work

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Wedding Tips

Weddings by Kathleen at work (click on link to see photos). Weddings by Kathleen will organize, attend and run your ceremony rehearsal with or without your wedding officiant  so your wedding ceremony is picture perfect in every way.   Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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Wedding Planners, Wedding Designers & Wedding Coordinators: What’s the Difference?

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in Wedding Tips

So many titles and different job descriptions… what is the difference between the three? Wedding planners are all about planning the logistics of your wedding. They start with you at the beginning of planning your big day. They help you select your venue, work on your budget, handle all your vendor contract negotiations, and execute your wedding vision on the day of your event. Wedding designers work specifically with you on your floor plans, flowers, linens, wedding attire, lighting, furniture, and décor. Their job is all about the aesthetics. Wedding coordinators specialize in day-of...

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Blocking Hotel Rooms for Your Out-of-Town Guests

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Wedding Tips

If you are planning a wedding, you most likely will need to block hotel rooms for your out-of-town guests. I’ve found a company that has created a highly customized no-cost service that oversees the hotel room block process on your behalf. WhereWillTheyStay offers two types of services, as follows: Their Signature Service is a free service. They will identify and negotiate rates at up to 5 hotels for clients, and these options can include your requested properties or ones they identify based on given parameters. They  also have a Premium Service for $149. This service level includes...

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11 Tips from a Pro Wedding Planner

Posted by on Jan 18, 2016 in Wedding Tips

Planning a wedding is expensive. You want everything to go perfectly, and you want your guests to have a great time. Here is a list of tips from a seasoned wedding planning pro to help you during the process. 1. When selecting your wedding date, think of your guests. Planning your wedding on a holiday weekend might seem like a great idea, but your guests might think the date was inconvenient. 2. Hire professional vendors. Keep your friends and family as guests at your wedding, not as your vendors. 3. Don’t use your ceremony chairs for your reception or spend money to hire people to move the...

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