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Elements of Classic Design - WeddingCompass.com

Creating A Classic Design Look When I think of the word “classic,” immediately, I think of Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn; a time when things were formal and elegant. I think of feminine touches, soft colors and beauty within simplicity. A classic wedding is timeless. It’s elegance in its finest READ MORE…

Michael Jonathan Studios

A special thanks to Wedding Planner, Melody Walker for this wonderful insight: So many magazines, books and wedding T.V. shows are circled around the bride’s planning, design and desires for “her” dream wedding. Most people think that the groom’s only input in the wedding planning will be the ring, proposal, READ MORE…

An all-out vintage approach Image provided by Tic-Tock Couture Floral Creations Photography by Duke Photography - WeddingCompass.com

Making It Memorable – Decorating for Fun Send-Offs I remember seeing “Father of the Bride” as a kid with my father and sister. One of the most memorable parts of the movie (along with many others) was the send off. The bride and groom’s grand exit included running down the READ MORE…

Please Be Seated - Table Assignment Design

Taking the Table Assignment to the Next Level It all starts with the Guestbook presentation. Fun and frisky or formally formatted, send your guests on their way (to their seats, that is!) with table assignment cards that create excitement and offer a hint of the festivities to come. Incorporate The READ MORE…

Wedding Reception & Rehearsal Dinner Toasts PT2 - WeddingCompass.com

The importance of a wedding reception or rehearsal dinner toast. Just as important as planning your seating chart, or a menu suitable for everyone’s palate, is the importance of when to conduct a toast and choosing those who will be toasting you. The toast is often ignored as a minor READ MORE…

Wedding Reception & Rehearsal Dinner Toasts PT1 - WeddingCompass.com

Is the length of the wedding reception or rehearsal dinner toast important?   Inquiring minds want to know, “Are the best toasts short and sweet?” Most likely if you were to take a vote, toasts should be no longer than a few of minutes, and the content clean, suitable and READ MORE…

PSPhotoMedia - Serendipity Gardens - WeddingCompass.com

Should we see each other before the wedding? To see, or not to see each other before the wedding. Many couples ask each other if they want to see each other in advance…I am not sure that is the real question but let’s see if we can unpack it.  I READ MORE…

TRASH THE DRESS - Courtesy of Sasha Leahovcenco - Max Lopatin

Oh, the wedding dress. Trash it? Wait, what?  TRASH THE DRESS?  Come on, really? “Trash The Dress photo shoot.” It’s also known as, “fearless bridal” or “rock the frock” is a style of wedding videography, cinematography, photography that contrasts elegant clothing with the environment. Clearly the subjects are out of READ MORE…