How to Prepare for Fall Weather at Your Wedding

Changing Seasons :: Changing Venues Fall is in the air.. Or perhaps not quite yet, but it’s on its way. As the seasons change and the sweltering summer heat begins to cool off, more and more couples are getting ready for an outdoor wedding. If you are planning for an outdoor celebration there are a few things to consider like daylight, temperature, and precipitation. Light to Dark One trend we’re seeing this fall is early ceremonies and evening receptions. This allows couples to take advantage of those quintessential fall views like the changing leaves or autumn flowers. Fall days can provide a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photos, and of course beautiful fall days lead to stunning fall sunsets and alluring autumn nights.  If you do opt for an evening ceremony or reception, think about light sources. There are a lot of creative ways to create an atmosphere with your lighting, for example [...]

6 Alternative Wedding Ideas for Modern Couples

Weddings are not supposed to be a “one size fits all’ kind of event. They are unique experiences for everyone so why not embrace that? If you want to add your own special twist to your big day, then we have a few ideas that could help make your event a night to remember. Private Last Dance Most couples either have their last dance in front of their guests or don’t have one at all. Instead, you can have a private last dance between just you and your partner. Your wedding day is emotionally draining, goes by extremely fast, and you’re surrounded by hundreds of people the entire day. Having a private last dance will give you and your partner a chance to slow down and enjoy the feeling of newlywed bliss together. After the dance, all your guests will be waiting outside the venue and you can still have the [...]

A Couple Whose Wedding Budget Doubled Due To Multiple Disasters

A Couple Whose Wedding Budget Doubled Due To Multiple Disasters

Usually brides, think about the worst case scenario on their big day. Whether the caterer doesn’t deliver as expected or the DJ plays the worst selection of music. But Stephanie Lowther from the UK has experienced some disastrous scenarios even before she walks down the aisle. It’s gotten so bad that the bride wants to cancel her big day altogether. Stephanie recently spoke with Teesside Live and confessed, “It’s been so distressing. I’m thinking ‘what’s the point? Is this a sign?’ I’ve got no interest anymore.” The string of disasters has sent her and her soon-to-be husband, Lewis Barker-Platt, way over budget and leaving her feeling like her wedding is spiraling out of control. We have highlighted all of the events that lead Stephanie up to the point of canceling her wedding below. Do you think you will have the ability to tolerate all of these roadblocks? Problem #1: The [...]