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Reception Ideas

Building the Perfect Tablescape

As you’re talking to your caterer or decorator about your wedding reception, you might come across a new word: Tablescape. A tablescape is more than just a centerpiece – it’s the whole setting of your table décor. A tablescape includes: ...

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Dance The Night Away With Your Groom

The first dance as husband and wife is usually highly anticipated. So much so that many couples now choose to learn a choreographed number to perform at their reception instead of the traditional waltz. If you want to dazzle your ...

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Who Invited the Cicadas?

You didn’t invite them, but they might be coming to your wedding anyway. No,  we’re not talking about your mother’s cousins twice-removed. We’re talking about cicadas – those ugly, buzzing bugs that make an appearance around here every few years. ...

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Are You Using Pinterest to Plan Your Weddng?

We want to know! Share your boards with us. Although not explicitly designed for weddings, users have carved out quite a niche on Pinterest for just this purpose. Pinterest makes it easy to save your favorite centerpieces, suits, dresses, floral ...

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Sweeten Your Guests With A Candy Buffet

 Many brides have decided to stray from the typical favors and offer a candy buffet instead. Rather than buying each guests a favor, you can purchase large amounts of candy for guests to place inside bags or boxes to take ...

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The Toast That Never Ends

Once you’ve been pronounced as man and wife, it’s time to celebrate with your friends and family. Even though you want your best man and maid of honor to share their feelings during the toasts, you don’t want them rambling ...

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Grooms Cake Can Be Simply Gorgeous

In years’ past, grooms’ cakes were often very unusual as brides seemed to try harder and harder to shape cake into something special to the groom. While this is a great gesture, a large fish, mug of beer, favorite football ...

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Let Them Eat Cake!

The centerpiece of every wedding reception is the cake. Whether traditional, out of the ordinary, big or small, this decadent desert as  been a common part of marriages for many generations. Although it has evolved over the years, the main foundation remains ...

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Fashionable Sinage Welcomes Your Guests

When people enter a large facility or even open spaces for a wedding, they often need directions on how to get to the correct location. Using fashionable signs that are personalized with the bride and groom’s names is a great ...

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Prevent Terribe Toasts

While you don’t want to seem like a bridezilla, giving the toasts givers some guidelines will prevent embarrassment or speeches that drone on forever. Let the best man, maid of honor and father or bride know how long you want them ...

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