How To Find Out Wedding Vendor Pricing

Hi friends! Over the past few weeks, we’ve been talking about things that you need to know when you’re newly engaged- like setting a budget, choosing your wedding date, and finding wedding vendors. (If you missed any of these, hop on over to our recent wedding planning posts to catch up.) Today we’re moving on to expectations and […]


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How to Email Potential Wedding Vendors

We’re in the wake of Engagement Season, and it’s time for newly engaged brides to start inquiring with vendors, so of course they’re sending tons of emails to potential wedding vendors. With that though, we’ve noticed a few things- specifically, that these emails lack the information necessary for a wedding professional to respond accurately- so today we’re sharing a few helpful […]


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How To Find Your Perfect Wedding Vendor Team

As you will quickly learn while researching, there are a vast number of wedding professionals eager to work with you while you’re planning your wedding. At first, this may seem completely overwhelming- plus you’re also likely wondering how to even find the best vendors for your wedding. But, keep this point mind: while there are […]


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What Is A Sandals WeddingMoon®? (And how you can WIN one!)

So if you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that a little while ago I went on a few trips to places around the Caribbean! I was doing some research on destination weddings and honeymoons, and throughout the next few weeks I’ll be highlighting some tips and best practices on having a destination wedding […]


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5 Reasons To Honeymoon In Martinique

I recently was able to visit and experience the French island of Martinique, and I’m so excited to share more about this gorgeous Caribbean location with you! Filled with tons of beauty, lots of fun things to do, amazing food, and more, it’s a fabulous destination for a honeymoon, and one that you should absolutely […]


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How To Choose A Wedding Date

Shortly after celebrating your engagement and setting your budget, you will want to start considering various wedding dates. Unless you’re completely open with the rest of your planning process, we highly suggest having a few dates in mind before contacting vendors, purchasing your dress, or even deciding on your wedding style. Your date will guide […]


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The 2 Types of Destination Weddings: Which One Is Right For You?

We’re focusing on tips and advice for the newly engaged this month, and I thought it would be the perfect time to also highlight destination weddings. Because after all- some of you may decide right off the bat that you want to have a destination wedding! I started writing a post about destination weddings and why you should […]


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5 Reasons To Not Start Planning Your Wedding Right Away

You’re newly engaged, you’ve celebrated your engagement, and by this point you likely cannot wait even one more second to start planning your wedding. But the thing is… we highly suggest you do! The reason is simple: we want you to think before you plan. So, we’ve teamed up with a few fabulous members of […]


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How To Celebrate Your Engagement (without driving your friends crazy)

[A note from the Editor: Hi friends! You may have heard that we’re celebrating our 5 year Blogiversary for the entire month of January with fun giveaways (see Instagram!) and special features. We’re starting our special features by celebrating newly engaged brides with a series of posts especially for those who are Newly Engaged! Throughout the next month, Carly and […]


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An Easy Way To Have All Different Bridesmaid Dresses

When I was choosing my bridesmaids’ dresses, I wanted my girls to have all different bridesmaid dresses, but I couldn’t quite figure out how to do it. I thought about going and getting paint chips from my local home improvement store, and then distributing them to my bridesmaids. I couldn’t quite decide on a color, […]


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