Embrace Lattice Detailing

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After a year of doom and gloom what more reason to look forward to a wedding with flowers in bloom. Embrace nature this spring season with garden elements that are inviting to guests at your outdoor weddings in 2021. Brides, planners, and venues may be looking for some smart ways to incorporate the outdoors with …

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Spring explodes with color

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I love gardening and have planted forsythia along our tree line. The Yellow announces spring. Tall centerpieces make a dramatic statement. Forsythia is perfect for height and by using bulk material, the effect is fabulous.  With every program, my task is to design the most fantastic event possible within the budget. As a result of …

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It’s Official: 2021 Is the Year of the Road Trip Honeymoon

Road Trip Honeymoon of 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has certainly impacted the top wedding trends of 2021, and the same can be said for honeymoons. As couples rethink ways to safely marry and celebrate with loved ones, they’ll also revamp the honeymoon experience. With the pandemic still affecting international and domestic travel, 2021 will be the year of the honeymoon …

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Rustic Meets Sophisticated

Rustic Neutral Wedding Colors

Couples often want a more neutral tone for their wedding palette. You will see a 2021 trend towards tan, taupe, grey, with a touch of mauve or peach. Perfect for a warm and timeless rustic wedding in a barn, at a vineyard, or a backyard wedding and reception! I can’t get enough of Ampa’s wine …

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3 Great Save The Date Ideas

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Save the Date Kick off wedding season in style with incentives that friends and family of the happy couple will adore. Forego basic save-the-dates for customized items recipients can keep and use instead. Custom magnets are especially popular and they’ll keep the wedding date front and center on guests’ fridges. Or, consider stylish postcards that …

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The Top Wedding Trends of 2021

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Every year, The Knot Editors compile a list of wedding trends we forecast for the year ahead. Traditionally, this has encompassed color palettes, cake trends, floral inspiration and the excitement that comes with weddings. Over time, couples have leaned into experiences over aesthetics, creating hyper-personalized affairs and curated guest “moments.” The onset of the coronavirus, …

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Wicker Furniture ideas for Social Outdoor Events

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Why should I have an outdoor event? More than ever social gatherings are being held outdoors.  The restraint on the number of guests allowed to attend your next event outdoors gives you more opportunity to utilize nature to your advantage.  Whether your planning for a spring wedding, social party, or gala event you may want …

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16 Romantic Christmas Wedding Songs You’ll Want to Play on Repeat

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If you’re having a December wedding, the magic of the holiday season will only add to the excitement surrounding your big day, but a playlist of Christmas wedding songs will be the icing on top. Luckily, there are plenty of romantic Christmas songs about love that will complement your wedding ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception. …

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