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GIFTS It is tradition for brides Fashion: Brides are wearing and grooms to give each other a a lot of beaded belts and headbands – a very classy look. wedding gift. A very special piece of jewelry is always the best gift idea. BLISS PRODUCTIONS

FLOWERS A lot of brides do not understand why the cost of flowers is so high. When you are booking a florist you must understand that you are not just paying for flowers but you’re paying

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for an artist to create something truly amazing. Anyone can drop flowers in a vase, a professional floral designer creates something truly magical with the flowers and with that creativity comes a cost.

among them, add another three. This takes the overwhelm out of the abundance of options available.

Incorporate an already

existing hobby! A current surfing trip to Mexico for his bachelor party!

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HIRING VENDORS My rule of thumb discipline. If you can’t find a winner

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groom-to-be is taking a

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is to start with three vendors in each

Guest List: If you want to narrow down your guest count, a good option is to have a destination wedding, since some guests prefer not to travel.

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MULTICULTURAL WEDDINGS Honoring your cultural heritage is so special. I recommend educating guests who may not know about your traditions. You can do this in your program, on your menu cards, or via a display board next to a Sofreh table for example. NEON CARROT EVENTS neoncarrotevents.com

Flowers: Centerpieces are no longer a singular arrangement placed on a table. They have become a collection of both arrangements and objects that create an interesting tablescape.

GIFTS One of the sweetest and most romantic gifts I have seen is a diary that the groom started for his new wife-tobe to write down their most intimate moments so that she never forgets.

KEVIN COVEY WEDDING & EVENT CHILDREN’S FASHION COORDINATION kevinsparties.com TREND Casual but color DÉCOR Linens have now taken center stage with table coordinated! MARIA LINDSAY WEDDINGS & EVENTS marialindsayweddings.com

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HIRING VENDORS You have to have chemistry, you have to love the people that you are hiring as your vendors, and create a team that will work great together. KEVIN COVEY WEDDING & EVENT COORDINATION kevinsparties.com

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design. Add in the latest textures, patterns and colors to make a bigger impact with your dining tables. CHIC PRODUCTIONS chicproductions.com

2015 COLOR PALETTE TREND Blue-greens with pops of oranges. MARIA LINDSAY WEDDINGS & EVENTS marialindsayweddings.com

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Ceremony Magazine 2015 Orange County  

Real Weddings | Floral Décor | Bridal Fashion | Reception Venues | Wedding Vendors

Ceremony Magazine 2015 Orange County  

Real Weddings | Floral Décor | Bridal Fashion | Reception Venues | Wedding Vendors