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Whimsical wedding cakes There are no rules that say all weddings must be elegant or showers must be chic. An event can be anything that reflects the personality and tastes of those who are involved. If fanciful fits, take it to the limit. A whimsical cake, like the one to READ MORE…

Part 3 Cakes vs Cupcakes Whether you choose a wedding cake or cupcakes, either of these decadent desserts are far more daring, artistic and extravagant than in the past. Many couples are breaking with tradition and going for what suits their style. Of course, the traditional tiered towers of yesteryear READ MORE…

Part 2 Cupcakes Cupcakes are often less expensive than a wedding cake. They can be bought in volume and range from two to four dollars per serving, whereas cakes by comparison range from five to twelve dollars per serving.  Cakes also often require a cutting fee charged by catering companies, READ MORE…

Part 1 – Wedding Cake the Crowning Glory It’s the crowning glory, a tiered triumph, a reflection of your style and literally of your taste.  These wedding cake delights have all the finishing touch and the piece de resistance… your wedding cake! Celebrate this love with family and friends. Couples READ MORE…

Wedding guestbook using engagement photos - weddingcompass.com - michael jonathan studios.com

But what about overlooked subtle elements and small touches for receptions? Your wedding day is finally approaching. It’ll be a joyous event that represents a new chapter in your life and unites friends and family from afar. You’ve covered the basics—after some serious research, you’ve found a figure-flattering dress, comfortable, READ MORE…

Elegant Edible Décor Wows Guests No longer is a floral design required to only use flowers! For ease and elegance, it’s hard to beat edible tabletop décor.  Whether you’re hosting a gaggle of tweens at a festive children’s gathering, relatives and friends at a formal dinner, or throwing an over READ MORE…

First Dance - WeddingCompass.com - Michael Jonathan Studios

Creating your First Dance as a couple You’ve made it through the ceremony and are now entering the reception as the newly pronounced Mr. & Mrs. so what’s next? If you’re having a reception, inevitably that means you have a first dance within moments. If the thought of this moment READ MORE…

Mini Bites - mini sandwiches - 24carrots - weddingcompass.com

The Mini Bite Trend Can Be Anything You Want It To Be Recently, I’ve gone to a few parties that have had one thing in common: Mini Bites. I never thought these bite-sized versions of larger meals would be such a hit, but lately, I’ve seen sliders, stuffed tartlets, mini READ MORE…