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Rehearsal Dinner decor for your table setting Thinking more Country Club than BBQ for your table decor at your rehearsal dinner? Not to worry, there are several ways to make your rehearsal dinner an upscale event while keeping it all in perspective with your actual wedding reception. Photo courtesy: shyheartstudios.com READ MORE…

The Purpose Of Your Rehearsal Dinner The Rehearsal Dinner typically follows the ceremony run through and it is more than just a meal. There are certain functions a Rehearsal Dinner should include.       What’s traditional? Traditionally, the groom’s family hosts the rehearsal dinner, but these days the wedding READ MORE…

Table And Place Setting Design Styling – Sleek Modern Event Design When considering your event design, utilizing the correct color, texture, light and space will establish the theme of your celebration.  The theory of “form follows function” is largely at play for modern design. Think art deco, classic and Mid-Century. READ MORE…

Rehearsal Dinner - Mozambique Dining Room Laguna Beach

Traditions of the Rehearsal Dinner You’ve got an engagement ring, the invitations, the dress and everything else in place.What about the Rehearsal Dinner?   Private Banquet Room: Mozambique Restaurant, Laguna Beach   You’re counting down to the moment you both say “I do,” and one detail left on your plate READ MORE…

Reception Lounge - Photo by Frank Salas

The Reception Lounge Phenomenon (Transform your cocktail pre-reception and wedding reception into an intimate lounge) Special Thanks to: Kevin Covey for assistance in the design of this article!   It’s a very busy time in the event world, as engaged couples are excitedly starting to plan their weddings.   Image READ MORE…

Softly ruffled chair covers add elegance to outdoor dining. Image provided by French Buckets Florist

The Evolution of the Well-Dressed Chair When they walk up to their table, will they say, wow? Table design has to be there, but what about the chairs? Did you know chairs started off as objects that signified dignity rather than objects for ordinary use? If you look back on READ MORE…

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Lampshades Create Elegant Appeal Go beyond the expected and create some excitement when you incorporate romantic lighting touches in your dream day décor. A very special thank you to these great contributors: French Buckets Florist, Square Root Event Design, Kevin Covey Weddings and Events, Tic-Tock Couture Floral Creations, Studio EMP, READ MORE…

Trying to keep the rehearsal dinner within budget? Check out these ideas. Whether large or small, casual or formal, sit down or buffet style-rehearsal dinner planning can sometimes take its own route, a route often outside of your wedding day plans. It’s important to remember that the rehearsal dinner is READ MORE…