The latest trends in wedding foods and catering

Wedding foods have evolved dramatically over recent years. Gone are the days when you knew what to expect from the wedding catering when you showed up. Traditional buffet suppers are becoming less dominant as more couples choose to offer more family friendly finger foods. Offering them at various food stations strategically placed throughout your cocktail [...]

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Simple choices to upgrade your wedding reception

By carefully choosing some key items of high quality, you can transform your wedding reception into a grand affair. Here are some easy ways to use common accessories to upgrade your reception and make you and your new spouse feel like a king and queen for a day! Tantalizing tablecloths Long gone are the days [...]

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10 things you should do on the morning of your wedding

For brides who have made the decision to plan and direct their own weddings, the morning of the ceremony can be a frantic race to get ready while dealing with the last minute details of the wedding and the reception. If the bride is having a particularly unlucky day, she might even have to deal [...]

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10 tips for more fun at the wedding reception

So much time can be spent preparing for the perfect romantic wedding ceremony that the reception suffers in comparison. This definitely isn’t what you want when you consider that the reception is by far the longer, more interactive event on your wedding day. Plus, think about it this way: The ceremony is the joining of [...]

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A wedding coordinator will keep your big day on track

Just as important as having a wedding planner to deal with the details of your ceremony and reception before your special day is having a wedding coordinator to handle the orchestration of these events on the big day. Here are just a few (of the many) reasons why having a wedding coordinator can take the [...]

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Real Weddings of Table Decor – Trey & Alisha Merritt

We were privileged to plan and recently stage a beautiful wedding and reception for Trey Merritt & Alisha Ferguson.  The 7:00 pm ceremony was held at St. Mary's Chapel, followed by a reception at Roof with a View. The reception featured a special visit from Sir Purr of the Carolina Panthers. The couple honeymooned in St. Lucia [...]

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Make flowers a key element of your wedding

If you are looking for a great way to make your wedding venue -- and your whole day -- really shine, then you should definitely take the time to look at your floral options. Although most people will visit a florist to purchase flowers for the bouquet and other aspects of the wedding, often brides [...]

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Real Weddings of Table Decor – Krysten (K.C.) Beust & Ken Harrill

The Couple: Krysten (K.C.) Beust & Ken Harrill Their Story: K.C. and Ken met on March 30, 2012 at an event at a Carolina Hurricanes game in Raleigh, NC. Their first date was April 11, 2012 at Charlie Goodnight's in Raleigh. Ken was living in Charlotte and K.C. was living in Durham at [...]

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