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Mix and Match Bridesmaid Dresses From Brideside

We are so excited for today’s feature, showcasing inspiration for mix and match bridesmaid dresses from one of our favorite companies, Brideside! Brideside has partnered with Kelly Faetanini to create a whole new type of bridesmaid dress- the #AltarEgo. These dresses are convertible, can be mixed and matched, and the best part- you really *can* […]

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What A Wedding Planner Really Does

Having been a wedding planner in my “past life”, I often think back to the last wedding that I “officially” planned. It was a super amazing wedding, for a super amazing couple. I always say that if I had continued to plan weddings, they and my second-to-last couple were my absolute “ideal couple”. They had […]

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10 Things You Need To Know Before Booking A Wedding Venue

The online wedding planning world boasts countless lists of questions a couples should ask prior to booking a wedding venue or vendor. A few of those common questions include some the following: “How many weddings do you do a year?” | “How many weddings do you do in a day?” | “Do you have people that […]

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Wedding Room Blocks: What You Need To Know

Wedding room blocks are something that can tend to be an afterthought (and possibly a freakout moment) when it comes to wedding planning. It’s a little bit of an unknown topic, and often times you’re left to fend for yourself when it comes to figuring out the ins and outs… but not today! We’re sharing tips […]

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Do We Have To Feed Our Wedding Vendors?

Hi friends! Today we’re talking about one of my favorite subjects… food! Specifically- food, your wedding, and your vendors. Even more specifically, feeding your vendors this food that I speak of. :) All joking aside… whether or not you have to feed your wedding vendors might be one of your lingering, unanswered questions, and while the answer is […]

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How To Know When a “Wedding Planner” Isn’t Really a Wedding Planner

Lately there has been a bit of talk going around about wedding planners- more specifically, how to know when you’re working with someone just using the term “wedding planner”, or a true wedding planner… and what both of those things mean. V List Member Tonia Adleta, Owner and Creative Director of Aribella Events, recently wrote […]

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5 Important Things To Know Before Hiring Your Wedding Vendors

I think hiring your wedding vendors is one of the most important and exciting steps in wedding planning. It’s definitely a process to get to that point- you have to find potential vendors, inquire with them, compare and contrast, and THEN, once you’ve done all that, you can start hiring! But once you get to the point […]

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A Wedding Planner Does Not Plan Your Wedding… You Do!

There are SO many newly engaged couples out there right now, and if that’s you, the thought of a wedding planner has probably crossed your mind. If you’re like most couples, you probably immediately disregarded the thought, because you think it will be too expensive, or because you feel like this: “We don’t want to […]

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Define What “On A Budget” Means

We talk about wedding budgets a lot here on ELD. Anywhere from what to expect to pay for things, to creating your wedding budget. But one thing that we haven’t touched on lately is something that is REALLY important when it comes to wedding budget and working with wedding professionals- defining what “on a budget” […]

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Newly Engaged? 10 Steps To Start Planning Your Wedding!

Hi friends! “Engagement season” is here (Yes, we have a term for it), and I don’t know about you, but my Facebook page is once again starting to blow up with engagement announcements! There is so much love and excitement that surrounds a newly engaged couple, and I just absolutely love it! But then soon […]

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