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Wedding Planning Advice: Make Big Decisions Slowly

“I always say there’s a mad rush of planning at the beginning, a lull, and then a frantic dash to the finish. When you start planning make the big decisions slowly. The small details that truly give the uniqueness and personality to the day can wait until after you have chosen your venue, dress and […]

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Wedding Planning Advice: Hire A Coordinator!

“Aside from hiring photographers with which you not only connect to their images, but them as people, hire a full-service wedding coordinator so you (and your mom) can be a guest at your own wedding! Other than that, relax and truly enjoy the process. The most important part is that you are marrying the person […]

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Pro Insight: Outfits & Props For Your Engagement Session

Happy Tuesday everyone! I’ve been seeing lots of engagement sessions lately- if you’re following ELD on Facebook, I’m sure you’ve seen the stunning images from e-sessions that I’ve been sharing recently! But when I see awesome e-sessions, I always think back to when my husband and I were getting ready for ours. I of course […]

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{Thursday Tips} Dates,Times, and Cost of Weddings

Happy Thursday everyone! Today we’re going to have a little chat about choosing the date and time of your wedding. It’s something that you all have to do very early on in your planning process. You can’t really do anything without choosing your wedding date, and then shortly thereafter you have to choose the exact […]

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{Wedding Planning Advice} Book Your Photographer!

“Book your photographer right after your venue! We book really quick and we often limit the number of weddings we take in a year because of the amount of hours spent in pre-wedding work and post-processing. I’m always sad to turn brides away when I know how excited they were to use me for their […]

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{Tuesday Tips} Accessorize Your Entire Bridal Party!

As many of you know, here at ELD we’re ALL about wedding styles! Well, it just so happens that we have the premier online wedding shop, Happily Ever BorroWED, as members of Every Last Vendor, and they’re here today sharing their insight into accessorizing the entire bridal party according to 3 different wedding styles!   […]

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Choosing A Wedding Photographer: Why Hiring A Professional Makes A Difference

Some of you may have seen one of my posts about hiring professionals instead of “friends” for your wedding. While the post was quite broad and aimed at hiring ANY type of professional vendor, there is SO much more to it. I could go into several more in-depth reasons for each and every type of vendor, and […]

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{Wedding Planning Advice} Know What You Like!

“Know what you like and have fun during the planning process! We designers love to let unexpected details emerge during the planning process and those details can make your wedding stand out. Having a sense what you like and playfulness lets those unexpected and PERSONAL details happen.” – Brian of Myrtie Blue   Myrtie Blue […]

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{Tuesday Tips} Live Colorfully? Plan A Colorful Wedding!

When it comes to weddings, so many couples are color averse. In other words, they flock to the muted palette of a traditional wedding. And, while nothing is wrong with creams, golds and blushes, sometimes it’s perfectly okay to take a risk with color. When your house is filled with bright yellows or bold reds, […]

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{Wedding Planning Advice} Be In The Moment

“We always advise our brides to “be in the moment” first & foremost. This is true not just on your wedding day, but throughout your planning process. You’re waited your entire life for this experience. So savor it, and enjoy it!” – Meg & Charles Baisden, Meg Baisden Photography   Meg Baisden Photography email: meg@megphoto.com | phone: 850.455.7724 website: http://www.megphoto.com | facebook: “Like” […]

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