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5 Tips For Inquiring With Wedding Vendors

My-oh-my I have some excellent tips for you all today! One of the things that I had NO clue about when I was planning my own wedding was inquiring with vendors. To tell you the truth, I was actually afraid of it- which is probably why I ended up not quite having the best wedding I […]

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Wedding Planning Advice: Get To Know & Trust Your Vendors

“Take the time to get to know your vendors. Only hire vendors that you trust and that understand your aesthetic and needs. After you have signed their contract, trust them to do their job. Your wedding will run smoother when you allow your vendors to do what they do best!” – Amanda Ready of Atlanta […]

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How To Plan A Bridal Shower

The bridal shower is one of the events surrounding your wedding that you may be anticipating but not know too much about- which is why I am so excited to share this post about how to plan a bridal shower from my friend Carly of Carly is Inspired! She designed some beautiful vintage bridal shower inspiration that Amanda Young captured, and […]

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How to know if a destination wedding is right for you

From the editor: Hi friends! So we talk all the time about what to do and when to do it when it comes to planning your wedding, but today I want to touch on something that I don’t think we’ve ever talked about here on ELD- destination weddings! A destination wedding is a whole other world […]

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Wedding Planning Advice: Stay True To Yourselves

“Stay true to what you want. Never following fads, or what other people think you should do. This is the one day of your life that is about only you and your soon to be husband!” – Josh & Rachel Best of Best Photography   BEST PHOTOGRAPHY CONTACT: JOSH BEST EMAIL: JOSH@BESTPHOTOGRAPHYFL.COM | PHONE: 321.662.0046 WEBSITE: HTTP://BESTPHOTOGRAPHYFL.COM TWITTER: FOLLOW @BESTPHOTOFL | FACEBOOK: “LIKE” BEST PHOTOGRAPHY!  […]

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How Hiring Professionals Can Actually SAVE You Money On Your Wedding

I will be the first person to tell you that when it comes to budget weddings and cutting costs*, I’m most definitely NOT your gal. But if you ask me to tell you how much to expect things to cost… now that’s a different story! The thing is, a good deal of the information that is […]

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Define What “On A Budget” Means

I 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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Wedding Planning Advice: Savor The Moments

“Enjoy this time and savor the moments leading up to “I do”. I highly recommend that you hire a planner so you can focus on those moments while allowing your planner to manage the details.” – Valerie Gernhauser of Sapphire Events   SAPPHIRE EVENTS CONTACT: VALERIE GERNHAUSER EMAIL: VALERIE@SAPPHIREEVENTSNOLA.COM | PHONE: 504.383.4376 WEBSITE: HTTP://SAPPHIREEVENTSNOLA.COM TWITTER:  FOLLOW @SAPPHIREVENTSNO | FACEBOOK: “LIKE” SAPPHIRE EVENTS! LOCATION: LOUISIANA, NEW ORLEANS | TYPE: EVENT PLANNING […]

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5 Questions To Ask A Potential Wedding Planner

So you’re engaged? Congratulations! Once you’re done basking in the newly engaged glow, it’s time to get down to the nitty gritty of booking your vendors. If you are hiring a wedding planner (or even thinking about it), they might will be one of the first people you need to hire. Of course it’s always great to do […]

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Wedding Planning Advice: Follow Your Heart!

“Take a deep breath, relax, and remember that there are no rules. You can do whatever you want. Follow your heart, and how you want your celebration and union to be unique to who you are, together. Make the day yours and be creative. Think outside of the box, and about light, about outdoor, offbeat […]

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