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Lucky in Love: Green Wedding Inspiration

If you’re lucky enough to be Irish, you’re lucky enough!  Ain’t that the truth! Here in New England St. Patrick’s Day is a pretty big deal.  Some of the nation’s biggest and best celebrations happen right here in Massachusetts (shout out to Holyoke!).  So if you’ve got an Irish heart and you’re looking for a […]

To Veil or not to Veil

© Melissa HadleyPhotography One of my very best friends, Jack, is a traditionalist – especially when it comes to weddings.  Any time a bride mentions that they’re thinking of not wearing a veil on their wedding day, she protests: how many other times in your life will you have the chance to wear a veil?  […]

Hey Valentine!

Valentine’s day just around the corner! Are you planning a February wedding?  Just because you’re having a wedding in February (or even on Valentine’s Day itself!) doesn’t mean you’re only option is a red-and-white-heart theme! Playing around with different shades of red or pink together or using an unexpected accent color can really add a […]

Countdown to the Big Day: A Timeline

A recently engaged friend posted the following facebook status update when she began planning her wedding: Let the anxiety attacks begin. Seriously? Why should planning for the “happiest day of your life” be such a source of stress? Because everyone you’ve ever met (and occasionally some strangers) are about to put their two cents in […]

Wedding Tip: Use your theme in unexpected ways!

Matchy-matchy has been gracefully bowing out of the wedding scene for a little while now.  From bridesmaids wearing different dresses to mix-and-match table settings, brides today are looking for a different, unique look. By the time brides start researching invitations they usually have a pretty good idea of the tone or theme of their wedding.  […]

You’re Engaged! Now What?

December is one of the most popular months for couples to get engaged. So if you’re one of those couples, let me first say congratulations! Secondly, remember that this is supposed to be the happiest time in your life so try to enjoy it!  But if you’re like many newly engaged brides-to-be you’re probably looking […]

Wedding Trend: Nitrogen Ice Cream Bar

If you’re looking to serve up a little something different for your wedding, why not try a nitrogen bar? Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings. If you’re a fan of Top Chef then you’re more than familiar with liquid nitrogen. Those culinary contestants have been serving up creative concoctions with the stuff for a while. […]

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