How To
What to Wear to a Spring Wedding
The Finer Things came out with a list of suggestions for what to wear to a spring wedding and I must say it's a great list. I have included it below and added my own two cents as well. ;)1) Do not wear white or cream. Leave this look for the bride, and the bride only. This an obvious rule but I have seen it broken again and again. Guests are not supposed to wear white because the bride should stand out amongst her guests. It's a form of respect for the bride and the last thing you want to [...]
Escort Cards, Place Cards and Seating Charts
I recommend reserved seating at any event whether you are having a seated dinner or not. Here's why. Who your guests sit with and where they sit leaves a lasting impression and can determine whether or not your guests enjoy themselves. You might assume your guests won't be sitting at their table much and perhaps they won't but you don't want your guests feeling left out, stressed out or bummed out because they are sitting next to complete strangers. The only disadvantages to having a seating chart is the necessity to know the status of each and every one of your [...]
What’s in a Name?
What’s in a Name?A step-by-step guide on how to change your last nameOne of the most common questions I get as a wedding coordinator is how to change your last name after the wedding. It doesn’t seem difficult until you start to realize ALL the cards, accounts and legal documents to which your name is tied. I have been married for 3 years and I still discover old accounts under my last name! So, here is a step-by-step guide* to changing your last name.1. This is the hard part. Assuming you have already applied for a marriage license, completed the [...]