Thuy & Peter: “A” for persistence

Some mutual friends thought Thuy Tran and Peter Nguyen were a perfect match — but Thuy wasn’t quite ready to accept that. “I found him too timid,” she recalls. They remained “just friends” for nearly 10 years; they’d see each other occasionally because of their shared friends. “It wasn’t until March of 2014 that he…

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Kimberley & David: A special spot

Kimberley Rushton and David Wilson caught a first glance at each other at a mutual friends’ home during their high school years. David was best friends with the brother of Kimberley’s best friend. But it actually took six years for them to reconnect and realize there was a special spark between them. They spotted each…

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Budget Planner

Budget Planner If the two of you are paying for your own wedding (which more and more couples are), you might want to head to your marriage counseling classes before you tackle this one. Setting a budget is easy, sticking to it is another matter altogether. Even if your families are going to assist with…

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Summer/Fall 2017 Hair Lookbook

An essential part of the bride’s look on her wedding day is a fabulous hairstyle to complete that head-to-toe glamour! Whether it’s a modern and organic upstyle, a classic chignon or soft vintage waves embellished with a stunning hairpiece, the options are endless and can be perfectly tailored to accent face shape and the dress…

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COLOR TRENDS: All about metallics

One the hottest trends in wedding décor and bridal party attire is metallics! Whether it’s a splash of pink, gold or rose gold in the table design or on a bridesmaid dress, this classy element gives some extra pizzazz for a special occasion. As the saying goes, “She leaves a little sparkle wherever she goes.”…

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Getting the most out of your floral consultation

Getting the most out of your floral consultation by Rachel Bond   Flowers are a memorable part of any wedding, so planning for it should be fun and enjoyable. Who doesn’t love looking at beautiful blooms? The most important factors to keep in mind when meeting with a potential wedding florist are color scheme, style…

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Choose a honeymoon destination as unique as you!

Choose a honeymoon destination as unique as you! By Michele Kirsch Here’s a classic conversation between a couple planning their honeymoon: Bride-to-be: “Where do you want to go?” Groom-to-be: “I don’t know where do you want to go?” Figuring out what type of honeymooner you are is where the help of a travel agent/advisor would…

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