June 21, 2017
The Receiving Line enables you, your groom, your parents, and the key members of the wedding party to meet and greet your guests. The order from the head of the line is: Bride’s Mother Bride’s Father Groom’s Mother Groom’s Father Bride Groom Maids of Honor Bridesmaids
June 16, 2017
A DJ often serves as a master of ceremony, introducing  the wedding party  and orchestrating  the first dance  and cake cutting.
June 16, 2017
Bands require a certain amount of space, access to electrical outlets , and other  things to perform. Get a list  of the band’s requirements and go over them with your reception manager.
June 16, 2017
Long ago, bridesmaids carried pungent herbs, not flowers, to keep evil spirits away from the happy couple.
June 16, 2017
People are getting creative with buffets, offering several food  stations around the room to prevent a lot of people in the waiting line.
June 16, 2017
Everyone who is invited to the ceremony should be invited to the reception with one exception: if the ceremony is held  in a church  that’s very large and is an open church ceremony ( meaning the entire congregation is invited) have light refreshments afterward for all those in attendance and then have a smaller , […]
June 16, 2017
You shouldn’t expect guests to travel more than 30 minutes from the ceremony to the reception. Don’t allow more than an hour between the end of the ceremony and the beginning of the reception. If you’re concerned about having enough time for pictures with the bridal party we recommend to plan a cocktail hour  with […]
June 16, 2017
Be sure sufficient overnight accommodations are available near the  reception site. Give few options of varying rates  so your guests can pick the place that matches their budget. To ensure all guests have a place to stay, reserve a block of rooms  at two or three night in the block. For a wedding of 150-200 […]
June 16, 2017
Informal weddings take place in a informal setting  such a chapel, rectory, courthouse, home or garden. Typically the guest list is fewer than 75  and have an informal buffet. The food can be catered or prepared  by friends and family. invitations can be handwritten or telephoned if the guests are fewer that 50.
June 16, 2017
Semi-formal weddings can be held about anywhere, including hotels, synagogue, church, country club, garden, large home or at the beach. The number of guests are between 75-200, and either a sit down dinner  or a catered buffet  is often served. engraved invitations  are sent with formal responses expected