Inexpensive Favor Ideas That You Can Be Proud Of

by Kristin Hull | August 15, 2012

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Thanks to Emily Clarke of Emily Clarke Events for answering this week’s reader question:

Can you give me some ideas for wedding favors that won’t eat up all of my budget but aren’t tacky either?






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How To Entertain The Kids On Your Big Day

by Kristin Hull | July 25, 2012

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Thanks to Jessica Smith, Catering Manager for The Magnolia Hotel for answering this week’s reader question:

I am going to have a lot of children at my reception. What are some things we can do to keep them busy?






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Incorporate Indian-Style into a Non-Indian Wedding

by Kristin Hull | May 2, 2012

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Thanks to Prashe Shah, Owner and President of Prashe, for answering this week’s reader question:

“I am not of Indian descent but love the bright colors and festive décor of Indian weddings. How can I tap into that look without having it look like an Indian wedding?






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How To Honor Loved Ones Who Have Passed

by Kristin Hull | February 29, 2012

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Thanks to Emily Clarke of Emily Clarke Weddings & Events for answering today’s reader question:

What are some ways my fiancé and I can honor the people in our families who have passed – either at the ceremony or reception?

Many couples struggle with this very question, however, there are plenty of wonderful and appropriate ways to honor a deceased parent, grandparent, or other special loved one without ruining the joyous tone of the wedding. After all, a wedding is a celebration, and while a missing family member is certainly sad, it should not overpower the day.

Below are some options we recommend – you can choose as many or as few as you’d like. Keep in mind that what is most important is to handle it in a way that feels most comfortable to you and your fiancé.






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