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our wedding is one of the most important days in your life. You have been dreaming about this special time ever since you were young. Let Victoria’s Bridal Couture with our one-on-one service and exceptional selection of gowns, make your lifelong dreams become a reality. Victoria’s Bridal Couture is the premier bridal boutique of South Florida for over 25 years, located on lovely Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. Home to the largest selection of designer gowns, we have been dressing brides who are looking for a simple destination beach wedding to the most elegant and elaborate of affairs. We also specialize in debutante gowns and traditional religious weddings of all faiths. Our designer wedding gowns are brands you can trust to provide beauty and quality. We are the authorized retailer of After Six, Alexia Designs, Allure Bridals, Andy Anand Couture, Demetrios, Eden Bridals, Marisa Bridals, Mia Solano, Mori Lee and Watters & Watters Wtoo Collections. We have the largest selection of bridesmaid and flower girl dresses in South Florida and the lowest prices both in our store and online. All of our bridesmaid and flower girl dresses are authentic nationally advertised designer brands that you know and trust. We carry After Six, Alexia Designs, Alfred Sung, Angelina Faccenda, Bill Levkoff, Dessy, Eden Bridals, Jim Hjelm Occasions, Lazaro, Lela Rose, Mackenzie Michaels, Malley & Co., Mori Lee, Pretty Maids by the House of Wu, Rosebud Fashions, Social Bridesmaids, Wtoo, and Watters & Watters. If you would like to pre-shop Victoria’s Bridal Couture, check out our website at http://www.victoriasbridalcouture.com. Our website was originally established to serve the needs of your out-of-town bridesmaids with a secure shopping cart. Our website now brings the shopping experience to your home and mobile devices for in-depth product descriptions, color options, sizing, price matching, delivery timeframes, scheduling appointments, and ordering online. We have a beautiful selection of bridal veils, tiaras, headpieces, bridal jewelry and bridal shoes. We also carry long line bridal bras, bridal slips and even wedding gown preservation services. Our seamstresses have over 60 years of experience and specialize in wedding gown and bridesmaid alterations. With the complexity and delicate details in formal wear, you want someone who knows how to make it fit perfectly. Victoria’s Bridal Couture has that expertise. Finally, we want you to come away with the feeling of trust and friendship in a bridal store. Our sales staff, seamstresses and management team will help you along the way if you have any questions. We want your experience with us to be enjoyable and memorable. Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for visiting Victoria’s Bridal Couture! Sincerely, Victoria 954-522-1678 victoriasbridalcouture.com

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Planning for your wedding 12 Months before your wedding

1 Month before your wedding

• Select an approximate date for the wedding. • Make a budget and leave room for extras. • Hire a wedding consultant if you plan to use one. • Choose your bridesmaids, flower girls and groomsmen. • Reserve a place to be married and a location for your reception. • Shop for your wedding dress. • Shop for bridesmaid, flower girl dresses and mother of the brides and groom. • Find a clergyman or a civil official to marry you. • Choose a caterer and a menu. • Choose a florist. • Interview photographers and/or videographers. • Book musicians and/or D.J. for the ceremony and reception. • Start your guest list.

• Start your wedding dress alterations. Bring your shoes and undergarments. • Have your bridesmaids, flower girls and mothers start their alterations. • Schedule the wedding rehearsal and firm up details on the rehearsal party. • Shop for gifts for each other, and attendants. • Plan your honeymoon wardrobe and check your luggage needs. • Schedule an appointment with your hairstylist and makeup expert for a trial look. • Confirm your flower selections with your florist. • Book your hairstylist and manicure near the wedding date. • Write thank you notes as the gifts arrive. • Confirm your wedding cake. • Confirm all your accommodations dates and service appointments.

6 Months before your wedding • Finalize your selection and purchase your wedding dress. • Choose your veil, shoes and bridal jewelry for yourself and your bridesmaids. • Finalize your bridesmaids, flower girls and mother of the brides and groom selections and purchase their dresses. • Have the groom and groomsmen select their wedding attire. • Finalize your guest list. • Order invitations, announcements and stationery. • Choose and order the wedding cake. • Arrange transportation to and from the wedding and reception. • Register your gift preferences with a wedding gift registry. • Send an engagement announcement and a picture to the newspaper.

3 Months before your wedding • Make appointments for physical exams and blood test. • Order wedding rings and arrange for any engraving. • Meet with the florist to decide on flowers. • Reserve any rentals such as glasses, tables, tablecloths and/or tents. • Give a list of your music and order to your band and/or D.J. • Decide on your honeymoon destination and make reservations. • Arrange accommodations for out-of-town guests. • Make sure your groom has arranged for the rehearsal dinner. • Mail the invitations.

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding Looking for that perfect gown begins your entire experience. That is why Victoria’s Bridal Couture and Black-Tie Publishing have put together this magazine to help you with The Next Step®. This magazine is a guide to introduce you to some top wedding venues and vendors.

2 Weeks before your wedding

As a pre-wedding gift to you, Victoria’s Bridal Couture will give you up to $50 off alterations of any gown whether purchased at Victoria’s or elsewhere. Here’s all you have to do: Bring in the incentive form from this magazine with 1 or 2 signatures of advertisers that you will be using for your wedding and receive Victoria’s Bridal Couture gift.

• Finalize on all wedding gown alterations and have it pressed and/or steamed. • Verify that your bridesmaid, flower girl and other dresses are finished with alterations. • Give your caterer your RSVP preliminary count. • Make a seating chart and write place cards if needed. • Send change-of-address cards if necessary. • Wrap presents for the groom and attendants. • Address and stamp wedding announcements if you will be sending them.

Take time to contact the advertisers and please mention to them that you had seen their information in Victoria’s Bridal Couture’s “The Next Step”!

1 Week before your wedding • Pick up your wedding gown and keep it hidden from the groom. • Give your caterer your finalized RSVP count. • Finalize your music selections to your band and/or D.J. • Remind the wedding party about the rehearsal. • Make sure the groom and groomsmen have their rentals. • Attend the rehearsal and rehearsal dinner. • Have your bachelor and bachelorette parties. • Finally, enjoy your wedding and honeymoon.

Here’s to the wedding of your dreams.

After your wedding ®

• Preserve your wedding gown with the Wedding Gown Preservation Kit.

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Victoria’s Bridal Couture Proudly Recommends the Following Event Professionals We feel confident in suggesting the following event professionals for your upcoming event. Superior in their fields, they have been hand-selected to enhance your occasion.

Accommodations

DoubleTree by Hilton Ocean Point Resort 786-528-2586 Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale 954-315-1310 National Hotel 305-532-2311 Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Plantation 954-472-2252

Airport & Limousine Transportation Limelight Limos 305-345-3730

Wall Street Transportation & Limousine 954-946-3878

Cakes

Cakes by Gino 954-966-0656 Edda’s Cake Designs 954-885-8770

Cappuccino & Espresso

Aroma Espresso 954-658-7101 Catering Bouer Catering Group 954-689-0110 Eden Regal Catering 954-922-3344 Events by Executive Caterers 305-935-3454 L’Hermitage Catering 954-568-2383

Ceremony & Cocktail Music Mario Vuksanovic 305-373-2469

Ceremony Sites & Reception Venues Bouer Catering Group 954-689-0110

DoubleTree by Hilton Ocean Point Resort 786-528-2586 Eden Regal Ballroom 954-922-3344 Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale 954-315-1310 Events by Executive Caterers 305-935-3454 Gino’s Market 954-966-0656 Hillcrest Country Club 954-987-5000 L’Hermitage Catering 954-568-2383 Miami Beach Botanical Garden 305-673-7256

National Hotel 305-532-2311

Kerry’s Papery 954-547-3165

Palmetto Bay Events 786-249-0946

Jewelers

Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Plantation Hotel 954-472-2252 Royal Fiesta Event Center 954-570-9422

DJs, Entertainment & Lighting A Scott Evans Productions 800-246-3684

Carroll’s Jewelers 954-463-3711

Lighting & Event Décor JP Lighting Décor 305-221-2729

Officiants

Ceremonies by Cindy 954-781-8822

Eddie B. & Company 954-721-9911

Rabbi Richard Polirer light & modern 954-255-6406

Elegant Occasions 954-722-2223

Rev. Jeffrey B. Conover

First Class Sounds 954-572-6919

Wedding by Frank

Ron Wood DJ & Lighting 954-303-5768

Event Staffing & Coordination

Spirit of Excellence Staffing & Services 800-539-1045

Fitness

LS Fitness 954-471-6301

Floral & Event Decor Creations by Blanca 954-972-1993 Once Upon a Lily 786-457-1699 Rena’s Flowers of Merritt 954-472-5322 Victoria Park Flower Studio 954-463-0505

Full Party & Equipment Rentals

civil, religious, non-denominational

954-974-8555

non-denominational, multi-lingual

305-484-4383

Photography & Video

A Seaside Wedding Studios 954-234-5199 EO Studios

(div. of Elegant Occasions)

954-722-2223

First Class Photography & Video 954-572-6919 Leo Photographer 305-255-1125 LoFaro Photography 305-333-4668 Partigliani Pro Studios 561-929-0868 Ron Wood Photography & Video 954-303-5768

Elegant Parties 954-956-8227

Snap Happy Photos 786-449-7396

Hair & Makeup Artistry

Realtor

Estella Jaramillo 561-716-4934

Tuxedo Sales & Rentals

Bridal Beauty Team by Christie 954-681-4480

Marlene Rosenzweig 954-709-5036

Hair Salon

Hair Couture Las Olas 954-463-4343

Honeymoon/Travel

Sea Island Realty Inc. 954-562-8004 Southern Formals 954-463-1171

Wedding & Event Planning A Seaside Wedding 954-234-5199 MeKaSo Creations 305-607-3251

Boca Express Travel American Express 561-451-4511

Once Upon a Lily 786-457-1699

Invitations

Wedding & Shower Gifts

Invitations by Monica 954-401-0136

To Romance with Love 754-224-8866

black-tie publishing, inc. Publishers of Custom Design Print and Online Wedding & Special Event Brochures for hotels, country clubs, caterers, banquet venues, restaurants, museums, historic locations, bridal salons & jewelry stores. 10131 NW 14th St., Plantation, FL 33322 • (954) 472-6003 • fax (954) 533-3337 • info@blacktiepublishing.com. www.blacktiepublishing.com No part of this publication may be reproduced without express written consent of Black-Tie Publishing, Inc. copyright 2012. Although the information in this Event Planner Brochure is believed to be accurate at the time of printing, neither the property nor the publishers guarantee its accuracy and reserve the right to make changes without notice. Since the advertisers in this book are completely independent and autonomous and in no way employed by or are contractors of the property or the publishers, with respect to performance or quality of goods and services, neither the property nor the publishers will be held liable for the torts, intentional or unintentional, or for the quality or performance of goods and services provided by the advertisers who appear in this publication.

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