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My grandson is marrying a sweet, shy young lady from another state who is planning a very small wedding; as a matter of fact her guest list adds up to 15 people. Economic issues and the fact that her family is uncomfortable with large gatherings underlie these plans.
I am getting married at the end of August of this year. This will be an outdoor wedding and I would like to use stargazer lilies, but am not sure if they would last in the heat. I really want them at least in my bouquet and the girls. I am not sure about the boots or corsages yet. What do you think?
What type of table decorations do you recommend for a seafood buffet served in an open barn on the water in south Georgia? The groom loves golf and plays the piano and is in the medical field. We would like to stay rustic burlap, but need help with centerpieces. The wedding will be in the spring.
I saw the most gorgeous bouquet for the bride to carry instead of flowers. It was completely made from vintage brooches, costume jewelry, earrings that had no mates.
Buy big red or green bin and fill with Christmas decorations. Stencil the couple name on the bin. Buy half price decorations after Christmas to fill it. Paint the couple name on a clear glass ornament with the first year of Christmas on it.
Who is responsible for decorating the reception area? If it's me, how do I do it?My daughter is getting married 450 miles away from home.
I am getting married for the second time. The venue is as small country church. My soon to be father-in-law will be performing ceremony, with a few guests (immediate family).
Please I am planning for my wedding and am so confused. I am thinking of doing my wedding outdoors or renting a hall. I want a wonderful decoration for either. My colours are orange, olive green, royal blue, and red.
I am planning a ceremony where my parents will be celebrating 50 years of marriage and my husband and myself are celebrating 25 years. I just want it simple and was thinking about our entrance into the venue.
I found a wedding dress at abbuydress.com. I think it is beautiful, but I need some suggestions .See this wedding dress:http://www.abbuydress.com/2014-One-Shoulder-Satin-Lace-Lace-A-Line-Princess-Wedding-Dresses-p-4516.html
I need help planning a wedding reception for under 1,000 dollars in a back yard.
I'm planning my wedding for 3/14/2015 and I'm way behind and I don't know what to do. We have a budget of $2500.00-$3000.00 with 50 guests. I going to use I recreation center and make almost everything to save money. I'm so lost, please help. I want to decorate and...
I'm getting married in June and I'm starting to look at wedding dresses. I'm from China, but I'm coming down to Kleinfeld this coming weekend with my sister and soon to be sister-in-law to pick out a dress. I've been looking on these websites and have these 4 I'm definitely going to be trying.
Bill and I are planning to elope. We don't have a lot of money, but would like a place to be wed. I was thinking about a bed and breakfast and if possible to have a priest or minister as well. Any ideals would be appreciated.
My wedding is next month and I'm still stuck on what to serve at the reception. We're on a tight budget and are expecting about 100 people. I'm thinking Italian styled, but I don't know how to go about it. I don't wanna do anything too heavy as it will be hot. We are in the South!
Who exactly should all be invited to the dinner? Should it be the wedding party, parents of both couples, grandparents of both couples?
I am having a wedding in the south for 100 people. I am on a budget and have no caterer. How do I feed 100 people for my wedding?
We're getting married in November this year. We are having it at our home for around 50-60 people. We have decided on a buffet, but are not really sure what to offer as we don't want it too look tacky. Any ideas are most welcome.
I was looking for the bridalonlinestore.com, but I cannot find it anywhere online any more. I tried to call their phone number, but another company is answering it now. Does anyone know if they changed their name, and how I can still get a hold of them?
I'm planning the decorating of a large metal barn for a May wedding for my granddaughter. (We live in OK). I want to use cheesecloth to drape off a 20'x40' section for the reception for eating and dancing for approx 60 guests.
We want a super small wedding! Either just the two of us, or very few people. We live in Washington state and need some help with ideas.
My daughter wants to get married in our church, but hates the carpet. Are there any ideas to cheaply cover the carpet? It would be not only the aisle, but also at the altar area.
When planning your wedding, ask the groom's family to be in charge of, and pay for any alcohol beverages served. If you aren't serving alcohol, the groom's parents can pay for another part of the reception.
I am looking for a poem to go with my homemade kitchen jar grippers that I have made as flavors to give out at a Christmas wedding shower.
My son will be getting married in early May 2014. He lives on the coast of South Carolina and wants to have a BBQ meal. What type of decorations would be appropriate for a rustic marina type facility right on the water that would be informal yet still present that "wow" factor....
This guide contains Asian themed wedding ideas. Many couples choose a special theme to be incorporated into the wedding decorations, cake, and food.
I want to put a real fish in a bowl with a floating candle. Would it be OK?
How do you make the bride decorations out of a trash can and mop? There is no information on this.
We are having a very small intimate beach wedding in the late winter on the shore at the Gulf of Mexico. We are planning the wedding to be at about 9pm under a full moon.
My husband and I have been married 10 years and it is also his 50th birthday. We would like to renew our vows and have a burgundy theme...
I am interested in the article that was posted. That is how I came to your site. I am hosting a bridal shower. Thank you.
Instead of making up rice bags with the netting and tying a ribbon around it I thought maybe we could fill coin envelopes with rice.I plan to put some kind of a decorative sticker on the outside with the bride and groom's name and date or something like that.
What color shoes should I wear, as mother of the bride, with a taupe dress with silver sequins? What color hosiery should I wear?
I received an incomplete guest list for an bachelorette party. Not everyone had phone and address, and some are simply "Find on Facebook". I miraculously tracked down these girls with phone calls, messages, printed invites (after personally tracking down their addresses), and even sent text messages.
How much would I spend on food and drinks for a wedding, with a guest list of 200?
My husband and I will have been married for 5 years October 2013. Due to things that were happening in our life we had no wedding. We signed papers with his brother and were married.
I live in Webster Massachusetts. I can't find a coffee machine rental for a wedding. What other options are available? Any ideas for serving coffee?
I asked about this about a week ago, but still could really use some help. I am catering a wedding for 200 and will be serving the following: chicken tenders, little smokies, ham and pimento cheese tortilla pinwheels, turkey cream cheese tortilla pinwheels, smooth chicken salad tortilla pinwheels.....
Where can we browse latest Indian wedding invitations? Is allweddingcards.com best place for this?
I recently attended the wedding rehearsal dinner of my niece that was so wonderful. They had put up a big-screen TV and played a musical show made with pictures of the couple's dating days.
My son is getting married and we are having a couples wedding shower for them. We live on a lake and I'd like a theme to go along with this and ideas for food, games, etc. Thanks.
I have a question. Why do you keep your wedding dress? What is the purpose? because we are supposed to? I have mine, will never wear it again and I know no one else will. Why do I have it? Why do you still have yours? Thanks>
I am having an outside wedding and there isn't anywhere to keep food hot or cold. The wedding is in April, however we till have coolers to keep things cold if needed. My problem is I can't figure out easy appetizers that would be safe to have.
We are holding a wedding in our backyard in June in N. California. We would like to create a tent like effect with gauze like fabric. Has anyone ever tried cheesecloth for a gauze like curtain treatment for something like this. If so, how did it work?
My partner and I are planning to get married in October. We are having a small wedding. Our guest list is 35-45 people. We are looking for a nice and inexpensive place to hold our reception.
I am trying to put together an hor d'oeuvres only menu for an evening wedding reception (in the fall) of approx. 50-55 guests. I know I have to make heavy hor d'oeures for everyone not to be hungry.
My wedding colors are yellow and pink and the walls of the venue are blue and white. How can I cover that on a tight budget? Help!
When the toast is made to the bride and groom we will have wine glasses for the bridal party. What do we do about the other people at the reception? Is it OK to just use a regular cup?
My granddaughter is having a camo theme wedding and wants to have "fake" red shotgun shells in her bouquet, etc. All we need is a wrapper and we will fill it with cotton or paper so there is very little weight to it.