Monthly Archives: September 2015

Across Maryland and The Nation 11 Wedding Trends to Know About

By |September 23rd, 2015|

We do things differently now when we say “I do”

Installations are big, (well, perhaps not as big as Kimye’s flower wall) and they’ve moved above and beyond the traditional floral wedding arch and vases on the table. Flowers now hang over the table, either from the ceiling, from specially erected lighting rigs or […]

Trends In Maryland And Across The Nation, Show Brides Trying To Cut Wedding Costs, Businesses Have To Adapt

By |September 21st, 2015|


Recent trends in the wedding industry show businesses trying to keep up with brides cutting back on expenses with the cost of getting married at an all-time high.

Bride-to-be Jenae Mattson was looking for something borrowed and something blue at the Impressions Bridal Fair in Eau Claire Sunday. With her date set on July 7, 2017 […]

Wedding Entertainment, Whats The Best For You

By |September 11th, 2015|

Selecting the right wedding entertainment can have a huge impact on your wedding reception, and can be the difference between having a wedding to remember, and one your guests would rather forget. It may be that your wedding budget allows for both a live band and a DJ to play afterwards, but if you have […]

What Brides And Grooms Should Expect In The First Year Of Marriage

By |September 8th, 2015|

Photo: Elisa Bricker

Everyone tells you that things will change in your first year of marriage, but every couple’s experience is a little bit different. That first year will be full of surprises — some good, some bad — and once you’ve survived it, you’ll understand what your friends and family meant.

Sure, the first year as […]

Wedding Music FAQs The Nation And Maryland Area Brides Are Asking

By |September 4th, 2015|

How much should we spend on music?

Many wedding planning experts recommend spending about 10% of your budget on music. This includes the sound equipment at the ceremony and reception, plus the band or DJ fees.

When should we book our wedding entertainment?

Great wedding bands and DJs book up fast. Ideally, you should book your entertainment 8-12 […]