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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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 […]

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How To Use Every Last Detail To Plan Your Wedding

Hi friends! Welcome to Every Last Detail! Since there are lots of newly engaged couples this time of year, I figured it’s about time I did a post describing how to use Every Last Detail to help plan your wedding! First, a quick little background about myself and ELD: When I got married, I had […]

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Attending Bridal Shows: What You Need To Know

It’s Bridal Show season y’all! I’ve been on both sides of a bridal show before, and I’ll be the first to admit that it’s kind of overwhelming- but exciting too! I of course have more experience being on the vendor side of bridal shows, and so I thought I’d share some of my insight about […]

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The Best Wedding Planning Tips of 2014

With the holidays coming up, it’s tradition for me (as well as my fellow blogger friends) to do a few “roundup” posts for 2014 during the last few weeks of the year. Admittedly, the end of the year has absolutely snuck up on me, as I’m sure it has for many of you- although I feel like I say […]

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

So the other day, I had a newly engaged couple tell me, “We know that we don’t want to hire a wedding planner because we want to plan the wedding ourselves.” This statement has been on my mind ever since, and it has made me realize that there is still a huge misconception about wedding […]

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A Winter Wedding Look + How To Be Comfortable In Front Of The Camera

From the editor: I’m excited to have a bit of a double feature for you all today, showcasing a winter wedding look, as well as tips from Rachael Osborn Photography about something I think we all dread- being in front of the camera! I know I’m probably one of the most awkward people in front […]

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How To Plan An Engagement Party

The start of engagement season has officially arrived, and we’re already thinking slightly ahead toward celebrating an engagement… more specifically, how to plan an engagement party! I don’t know about you, but I will take any excuse to host or attend a party, and celebrating a newly engaged couple is at the top of my list (perhaps just […]

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Why Do Weddings Cost So Much?!

[Editor’s note: If you haven’t noticed by now, wedding cost is something that I talk about a lot here on ELD. Part of the reason for this is because I was absolutely unaware of the true cost of weddings when I was planning my own wedding. The other reason is that when I entered into the […]

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The ELD Guide To Wedding Invitation Etiquette

[Editor’s note: I’m so excited to introduce you all to my friend and wedding planner extraordinaire, Adair Currie of Dairing Events today! Adair is joining the ELD contributor team, sharing her insight and advice as a wedding planner and a formerly clueless bride (yes, just like me)! She is full of some amazing information, and I can’t […]

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