Reception

Professional wedding speech writer reveals his top tips for crafting an emotional and memorable address

Den Pope has writing wedding speeches for over 20 years The Chicago-based writer writes personalized anecdotes for clients including father of the bride, best man and maid of honor His top tips include being authentic, relaxed and avoiding overused cliches Den, who has a Masters in Journalism, also writes deliveries for CEOs and executives to […]

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Want a creative wedding cake for your special day? Here are some scrumptious dessert ideas for the big day

We all know what a bride and groom have to go through months before their wedding day. It is all about caterers, arranging the decor, finalizing the venue, printing the invitations and tons of other work to add on to anxiety and stress. And one of the wedding preparations is also deciding on the theme. […]

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How To Not Drink At A Wedding, According To 7 Women Who Don’t

Weddings can be beautiful, joyful events — but if you’re sober, or avoiding alcohol for a period of time, they can also be challenging. A survey of 1,000 people by the American Addiction Resources Center at Alcohol.org found that 53% preferred weddings with alcohol to dry weddings, which means that there’s a lot of social […]

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7 things you need to know before booking a wedding band

The designer dress, the breathtaking venue and the sought-after photographer may all be top of your wedding checklist, but for me, scouting a great band was also in my top three wishes. I was always of the impression that no one really remembers a good or an average wedding band. They’ll never forget a terrible […]

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Top 7 Wedding Favor Trends for Fall 2019

What springs to your mind when you think about wedding favors? Tiny little bags filled with sugared almonds perhaps? Maybe personalized candies with the bride and grooms initials printed onto them in teeny tiny letters? While we are all about people celebrating their love for each other using these traditional party favors let’s be honest: […]

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20 Best Wedding Chalkboard Ideas For A Stunning Reception

Wedding signs aren’t always the first aspect of a reception that people will plan or even think about. But they are so important. And that’s why wedding chalkboards are becoming more and more popular. Chalkboard signs are common at weddings, and they are a fun and easy way to make the big day feel intimate and personal. […]

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Say Cheers! 3 Boozy Bar Ideas That Will Elevate Your Signature Wedding Cocktail

Want to take your drink station at your reception to the next level? These wedding bar ideas will not only show off your signature cocktail, they’ll also delight your guests from the start of your celebration to your send-off. From boozy sodas and shakes to a sake bar with sushi pairings, check out our “Say […]

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