Did ya’ll know that there is a thing out there called the Newlywed report and people like me can’t wait to get their hands on it when it’s released each year? Why is this “report” so great? Because it provides me with a lot of the information I need to make educated decisions about our […]

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Brides Education, Budget Weddings, Creatives Education, Wedding Pro Tips

The Newlywed Report

Over the last couple of years, I have noticed a trend that is costing couples more on their wedding days. And that is the trend of wanting to take care of their guests in every possible way. I’ve seen couples and parents willing to stretch themselves thin financially because it is important to throw the party […]

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Brides Education, Budget Weddings, Wedding Pro Tips, Williamsburg Weddings

Guests: What is expected and what is going above and beyond

In today’s saturated and overpriced wedding market it can be extremely overwhelming to select your wedding venue and the vendors who are going to execute your wedding day. What many brides don’t realize is a lot of the costs associated with the wedding start with the selection of your venue. If you aren’t careful, your […]

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Budget Weddings, Wedding Pro Tips, Williamsburg Weddings

Getting the Most Out of Your Wedding Venue: 7 Pro Tips

I am one of those girls who believes you don’t buy anything unless it’s for sale! Of course, my husband says, “Even if it’s on sale and you “save” $40, you still spent the money to get what you bought on sale.” But hey, what does he know? Today I am going to let you in […]

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Budget Weddings, Wedding Pro Tips

5 Affordable Wedding Hacks Year Around

For all my florist friends out there, I’m sorry this is something a lot of brides have been asking me lately! Over the past couple of months, I have discussed alternative centerpiece options more and more in our wedding consultations. Today, I’d like to share with you three centerpieces that do not utilize flowers. Now […]

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Brides Education, Budget Weddings, Wedding Pro Tips

3 Wedding Centerpieces That Are Not Flowers

Weddings are expensive! Especially in the Williamsburg, VA area. According to the Wedding Report,  the average James City County wedding costs $27,000+. To be honest, this budget doesn’t take you too far, unless you are smart with your planning! Your largest and initial wedding costs are your venue and food/alcohol. If you can save in […]

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Brides Education, Budget Weddings

Top 5 Most Affordable Venues In Williamsburg

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