Light the Way

LOOKING FOR A few bright ideas on how to light your wedding reception?  Well first you might want to think about what mood you are trying to evoke.  Are you going for romance?  Rustic?  Al Fresco?  Perhaps it might be a good idea to consider hiring a lighting specialist.  Yep, these people really do exist.  You could probably ask your florist or wedding planner for some names …. oh…and don’t forget to ask for a portfolio.  You will definitely want to see what your soon to be illumination guru has done with other events.  With all that said, it’s always best to bring some ideas of your own.  Here are some gorgeous examples of how others have used a lighting specialist to light the way… Enjoy!

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Thanks Ladies!

SO NOW THAT you have chosen the wonderful ladies in your life to accompany you on your wedding day, how will you say thanks?  You could go with the usual keychain or strand of faux pearls, which is fine.  OR you can get both creative and personal with these unique ideas we found on pinterest.  Personally, I love anything monogrammed…just as an FYI.

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Be My Bridesmaid Please

Back in the day, when I was still young enough to be asked to be a bridesmaid, there was no pomp and circumstance.  In fact, it was more or less done via phone or, if I was lucky, over a cocktail (or three).  Fast forward a few decades years and usher in the pomp and circumstance (aka The Bridesmaid Box).  Enjoy….

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