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Vendor Spotlight: Bliss Creative Atlanta

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Vendor Spotlight: Bliss Creative Atlanta

This week we have a guest blogger and putting the spotlight on Kimberly Folkes  where she will discuss wedding invitations. She specializes in graphic design and events and wedding stationery. What are some wedding invitation trends?   Today, I find that the new hype with wedding invitations are items that are translucent or clear, such as vellum and acrylic. Acrylic invitations are a very beautiful but once all of the items are added, they can be very pricey per set. Vellum is a great way to give that translucent look and save on printing cost and postage. Vellum can also be...

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Vendor Spotlight from CakeAPig

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Vendor Spotlight from CakeAPig

On this week's blog we have our "friendor"  Emily Lopez with CakeAPig providing with us her expert advice on why you should hire an experienced Cake Decorator and why they cost the price that they do. Why are Wedding Cakes So Expensive?       Hire an Experienced Baker/ Cake Decorator       Many bakers view wedding cakes as a right of passage, and something that isn't usually attempted (or probably shouldn't be) by new or inexperienced bakers. With the large amount of home-bakers that try their hand at this craft every year, it’s more important than ever to...

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7 Things to do the Week before your Wedding

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7 Things to do the Week before your Wedding

It’s the week before the wedding and we know first hand things can get quite hectic during that time. So here are some helpful reminders. Get your marriage license: You will want to swing by the clerk’s office and get your marriage license. Make sure you both are present with your photo ID’s to sign the license.   Sort and tag: Start sorting out your décor and label the boxes, so your planner/ decorator knows what’s in each box, knows what to put out, and knows where everything goes.     Try on everything: Try on your wedding dress with...

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10 Things to do the Day Before Your Wedding

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10 Things to do the Day Before Your Wedding

  The day before your wedding can get pretty hectic with the wedding rehearsal, dinner rehearsal, and greeting all your out of town guests. So here are some tips to remember to do in those last 24 hours.. As soon as you arrive at your hotel the day before the wedding, make sure to take your gown out of the garment bag to release the wrinkles. If steaming is needed ask your girls to help do it that day. Make sure you have your wedding accessories all together such as the veil, wedding shoes, and jewelry all in one bag....

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Stephanie and Ryan Copeland: A Love Story

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Stephanie and Ryan Copeland: A Love Story

Stephanie and Ryan Copeland: A Love Story It was an awesome moment at The Yacht Starship in Clearwater,Florida as Stephanie and Ryan Copeland became man and wife. The lovebirds decided to use the venue because it felt like the best place to take their family on a vacation without going too far. As it turned out, it was the perfect place for the couple to take their wedding vows. The BeginningThe journey for Mr. and Mrs. Copeland started years ago when Ryan noticed Stephanie while on a lunch with friends in Downtown Columbia. Though he took interest in her, he...

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