How many wedding guests to expect?

If only a crystal ball could tell you how many wedding guests will attend your big day. Right? Ordering food, wedding favors and event programs all hinge on a guest count. So how do you get that magic number? Asking your guests to RSVP can help, but some won’t return those postcards or give reliable replies. Wedding guest calculator Debi Buckley, a…

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6 tips for your wedding candy buffet

A candy buffet can add more than calories to your wedding celebration. A colorful table with the right mix of chocolate and other goodies can impress your guests and get them mingling in no time. I have never been to a wedding reception with a candy buffet but I did attend one with an ice cream sundae bar. It was…

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Top 5 surprise wedding costs

Think you’ve got a handle on your wedding expenses? The average cost of a wedding in 2015 was $32,641! When you stop hyperventilating, read on. It’s easy to get blind-sided by underestimated or unexpected wedding costs. Take a moment to ponder my list of top five surprise expenses (in no particular order): 1.  Dress Alterations You’ve fallen in love with the…

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Top 10 Totally Wedding Koozie® Designs of 2015

The wait is over! Here are the top 10 wedding koozie® template designs for 2015 from Totally Promotional! Topping the “Best of 2015” list is “To have and to hold and to keep your drink cold,” and its counterpart, “To have and to hold and to keep your beer cold.” Both also were headliners in 2014! New to the lineup is #8. Simple,…

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Colorful weddings rival tradition

Instead of picking a color or two for your wedding theme, grab them all! Experts say it’s OK to forgo tradition and chase a rainbow of colors when choosing dresses, decorations and flowers for your special day. The good folks at The Knot —  the go-to source for every wedding detail — typically advise the use of two to four well-coordinated…

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10 crazy fun wedding ideas

Want a wedding filled with crazy fun? Of course you do! Hey, there’s nothing wrong with traditional customs. But a few off-the-wall ideas can draw loads of smiles from guests and make your day unique! Feel free to hack a few of my favorites: 1.  Plan a pre-wedding “field day” so your bridesmaids and groomsmen can mix it up while getting to know each…

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Your wedding day survival kit checklist

Every bride wants their wedding to be perfect. To make that happen we’ve created a wedding day survival kit checklist for your big day! Our helpful checklist covers personal hygiene, beauty and fashion, and those little extras you don’t think you’ll need, but might. Personal hygiene Hand sanitizer is a must during cold and flu season! And…

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