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September 14, 2019

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Rundown of Thank You Card Etiquette
TheFutureMrs in Etiquette and Advice, on September 17, 2019 at 6:50 PM

My wedding was Saturday and I am leaving for my honeymoon tomorrow but I want to get an idea of who gets a card so I can send them out as soon as possible when I get back. I know people who attended...

Lady, Sep 18, 2019 7 109
Any other 9/14/19 brides out there?
TheFutureMrs in Planning, on September 7, 2019 at 9:53 AM

How are you feeling? What are you doing? I felt absurdly anxious and cranky yesterday, but today I am focusing on our to do list and it feels good. We are getting programs printed (only because we...

Cliodhna, Sep 10, 2019 2 46
Does anything make you nervous about your wedding?
TheFutureMrs in Planning, on September 6, 2019 at 4:04 PM

For me it's weather and hoping I love the pictures (because I wasn't thrilled with our engagement shoot).

Amanda, Sep 7, 2019 17 128
Recommended Reading for Honeymoon
TheFutureMrs in Honeymoon, on September 3, 2019 at 7:47 PM

Hello fellow brides and soon-to-be wives! I am 11 days from my wedding and 14 days from an extra long honeymoon. We'll be traveling a lot but will have bouts of down time here and there. Can anyone...

TheFutureMrs, Sep 5, 2019 10 108
Order of Events & Picture Advice
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Reception, on August 29, 2019 at 9:17 AM

FH and I decided not to have a receiving line after the church ceremony because it takes time away from pictures. Here is what we are thinking: 3-3:30/3:45 pm: ceremonyceremony end until 4:45 pm:...

Yana, Aug 29, 2019 8 81
Guest Transportation Help
TheFutureMrs in Planning, on August 27, 2019 at 10:03 PM

Here's the deal. We have 117 guests attending our wedding (the church ceremony location is three miles from the hotel where the reception will be) in DC in 15 days. We have 50 guests staying at the...

Angelena, Aug 28, 2019 9 101
Menu Wording for Dessert Section
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Reception, on August 15, 2019 at 6:16 PM

Hi all,We are having a dessert bar with two flavors of wedding cake plus an assortment of other offerings which include cannoli, macaroons, pies, and strawberry shortcake shooters. I know I want the...

Cliodhna, Aug 20, 2019 3 57
Provide shuttle transportation or not?
TheFutureMrs in Planning, on August 18, 2019 at 8:53 PM

Here's the issue: our reception is at a hotel and we chose that because most of our guests are from out of town. Our ceremony is at a church which is 3 miles away. I would say 40 of our 120 guests are...

MrsD, Aug 19, 2019 5 89
Thoughts on hair and makeup?
TheFutureMrs in Hair and Makeup, on August 18, 2019 at 7:53 PM

I had my hair and makeup trail recently. My wedding theme is classic, traditional and timeless and while I want my hair and makeup to reflect that I also want it to accentuate my favorite features -...

Alma, Aug 19, 2019 5 159
When did you pick up your dress?
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Attire, on August 15, 2019 at 9:00 AM

My second and mostly likely final fitting is coming up and they said I can take it home as soon as it is steamed/pressed. I'm debating if I should do that on the day of the fitting or closer to my...

Rachel, Aug 15, 2019 5 68
5 foot rounds for 5-9 people?
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Reception, on August 14, 2019 at 2:52 PM

Hello, We are getting down the wire and started to create a seating chart for our reception and all of our tables are going to be 5' rounds. My FH side has mostly 8-9 people per table and my side has...

Jeanie, Aug 15, 2019 6 63
Greeting Guests at Tables
TheFutureMrs in Etiquette and Advice, on August 8, 2019 at 7:36 PM

Are many of you greeting your guests at their tables during the reception? I don't know why but I'm a little nervous about this - specifically having to make small talk with extended relatives I...

Jenna, Aug 9, 2019 19 220
Skip Rehearsal Dinner or Welcome Drinks?
TheFutureMrs in Parties and Events, on July 14, 2019 at 3:42 PM

FH and I are running into a timing problem. Our church rehearsal is from 6 - 7 p.m. and our thought was to have a formal sit down dinner with immediate family and the bridal party (totaling 13 people)...

Lady, Jul 15, 2019 7 130
Has anyone ever used Perfect Honeymoons?
TheFutureMrs in Honeymoon, on June 21, 2019 at 8:31 AM

https://perfecthoneymoons.com/We are thinking about using them to plan our honeymoon for us. Has anyone ever used them? What were your thoughts? Did they charge a lot for their services?

Cliodhna, Jul 10, 2019 2 43
Table Favors for oot Guests
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Reception, on July 6, 2019 at 3:14 PM

Hello, 95% of my guest list is from out of town and I'm debating if table favors are worth it. I personally don't care for them, but my FH thinks they are nice. If we have favors I want them to be...

MrsD, Jul 8, 2019 10 99
Engaged Encounter Weekend
TheFutureMrs in Wedding Ceremony, on June 23, 2019 at 4:47 PM

My fiancé and I opted to do the full weekend (retreat at a hotel) rather than four consecutive Saturdays at a local parish in DC. Overall, we both thought it was a good experience even though we are...

Jo, Jun 25, 2019 4 1 147
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