Across The Stars
Across The Stars

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WEDDING COUNTDOWN...
October 12, 2019

Discussions

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Show Me Your Bridal Portrait Inspo!
Across The Stars in Style and Décor, on July 23, 2019 at 7:47 AM

For my brides who did or will do outdoor bridal portraits, show me your pictures or inspo ideas! Looking for ideas for my portrait session outside FH's homeplace (think pecan trees and gazebos). What...

Sinéad, Jul 24, 2019 1 35
Space Fans, What Are Your Thoughts?
Across The Stars in Parties and Events, on December 9, 2018 at 8:27 AM

If there's any spaceflight fans, I want to hear your ideas! I'm doing a groom's cake for RH at the rehearsal dinner. The design will be a surprise by his request. I'm thinking of doing something...

Maggie, Dec 11, 2018 2 45
Bridal Portrait Timing
Across The Stars in Planning, on November 15, 2018 at 11:36 AM

For those who did/are doing bridal portraits ahead of the wedding, how far out did you do them? My wedding is in October and my photographer said that the portraits needed to be at least two months...

FutureMrsD, Dec 10, 2018 2 55
Favorite Engagement Photos
Across The Stars in Parties and Events, on November 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM

What's your favorite engagement photo? What were the poses and angles you loved (or hated)? ❤ Where did you take them? Now that it's finally fall, we'll be taking our engagement photos in the next few...

Mayra, Nov 20, 2018 33 183
Booked Our Last Big Vendors!
Across The Stars in Planning, on October 26, 2018 at 9:03 AM

We booked our dream florist! It's someone I'd wanted from the beginning but wasn't sure we could get so I'm super excited! Also booked the DJ that FH really wanted since seeing him at a friend's...

Rebecca, Oct 27, 2018 10 82
How to Choose a Dj?
Across The Stars in Wedding Reception, on October 18, 2018 at 9:46 AM

DJ is one of the last major things I have left to book! What kind of things influenced your DJ decision? What questions should I ask beyond price, hours, backup plan, and general style?

Btbride, Oct 18, 2018 19 123
Tell Me Your Lucky Moments!
Across The Stars in Community Conversations, on October 16, 2018 at 1:58 PM

I won a raffle when I bought my wedding dress and got my dream veil for 1/3 of its normal price! I wasn't even going to buy it until I won, but now I have a cathedral veil that looks like it was...

Mcskipper, Oct 17, 2018 16 143
What to Ask a Florist?
Across The Stars in Planning, on October 16, 2018 at 2:04 PM

What questions should I ask when meeting with florists? I need centerpieces, linens, and flowers but not tables or chairs. I know to ask if they've worked my venues before, ask about seasonal flowers,...

Across The Stars, Oct 16, 2018 10 112
Found the Perfect Wedding Shoes!
Across The Stars in Wedding Attire, on October 14, 2018 at 2:15 AM

Just ordered the perfect shoes off Etsy! They'll be hand painted Vans with our wedding date on the back of one shoe! It's exactly the fun, quirky look I was hoping for, plus showcases FH and my love...

Across The Stars, Oct 14, 2018 16 219
t - 1 Year!
Across The Stars in Planning, on October 12, 2018 at 9:43 AM

We're officially one year out! I'm so excited! I've booked the chapel, reception venue, photography, caterer, and bought my dress! My main biggies left are florist, DJ, cake, and bridesmaid dresses! ⛪...

FutureMrs.Jacobs, Oct 13, 2018 14 90
Glow Stick Send Off!
Across The Stars in Wedding Reception, on October 10, 2018 at 8:19 PM

Has anyone ever seen a nighttime reception sendoff using glowsticks instead of sparklers? I love the theory but I'm not sure how practical it is!

HayMrsO, Oct 11, 2018 9 146
i Said Yes to the Dress!
Across The Stars in Wedding Attire, on October 6, 2018 at 3:15 PM

Went dress shopping for the first time today! Loved the 5th one I tried on, tried a few more but came back and said yes to the dress! 😍👰⛪

ap2al, Oct 8, 2018 25 673
Calling All Gamer Brides! Show Me Your Style!
Across The Stars in Style and Décor, on October 5, 2018 at 1:22 PM

To all the geeky folks out there, what are y'all doing for a groom's cake? My FH and I agreed to have his cake at the reception to make it stand out more. The design will be my surprise to him! I'm...

Rachel, Oct 6, 2018 20 199
Wedding Portrait or Canvas?
Across The Stars in Style and Décor, on October 1, 2018 at 11:27 AM

For those who did bridal portraits, did you choose a traditional framed photo or did anyone opt for a canvas instead? Having trouble deciding which one I want hanging in my living room forever!

Sandyfish, Oct 1, 2018 9 79
What to Ask a Photographer?
Across The Stars in Planning, on September 27, 2018 at 2:19 PM

Hi all, looking for suggestions about the kinds of questions I should ask when meeting with photographers before booking. I know I need to ask about how long it takes to get photos back after the...

Maggie, Sep 27, 2018 2 59
Centerpiece Ideas- Pictures Please!
Across The Stars in Wedding Reception, on September 16, 2018 at 3:22 PM

Looking for some help with centerpiece inspiration! We're having a fall wedding and I like the look of the candles on water. Has anyone done anything like this? How did it turn out?

Future Mrs Sullivan, Sep 17, 2018 8 198