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Michelle
Is your ceremony and reception at the same location?
Michelle, on April 22, 2024 at 3:17 PM

How are you separating them, if at all? Are they in the same room Golden Globes style or are guests ushered to another area for tear down, or does the venue have different areas to utilize? Are you...

Kimberly, May 23, 2024 69 1,752
Kristin
What are you hiring vendors for and what are you doing on your own?
Kristin, on April 19, 2024 at 10:40 PM

Hi ladies Just curious are you hiring a wedding planner, or are you doing it on your own? Are you having invites made or are you doing them on your own! What are you hiring vendors for and what are...

Devin, May 21, 2024 13 219
Alisha
Planning
Alisha, on April 30, 2024 at 5:50 PM

Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone planning an out door wedding? If so, do you have a rain date for your venue? What are your plans for your wedding. As for me I originally thought of having my...

Future Mrs Morgan, May 4, 2024 17 224
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Something Fishy Is Going On With These Table Linen Vendors
Trakena, on April 23, 2014 at 11:49 AM

Okay, is it just me, or is something very fishy going on with all of these table linen vendors. I was concerned about efavormart after all of the bad reviews here, so I decided to look at some options...

Mikayla, 4 hours ago 22 5,075
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Tropical wedding flowers on a budget?
Lisa, on May 23, 2024 at 12:08 PM

We are looking for white orchids/a tropical white flower and greenery (like some kind of palm leaf) for the bouquets and tables. Anyone know where we kind find these types of flowers on a budget? Or...

LM, 11 hours ago 5 40
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Food Stations at Reception?
KIRSTEN, on May 24, 2024 at 12:29 PM

Hello all! We are thinking of having food stations for our wedding reception. We like the variety that it gives our guests, but we want the most cost efficient option. Can/Is this cheaper than a...

LM, 11 hours ago 8 99
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please Help! Don’t know how Invoices Work. Am i stuck with a venue?
Briana, on May 23, 2024 at 2:43 PM

Yesterday I called a venue and was happy with it then asked how much the deposit would be and how that would be paid because I was happy with the pricing. The venue owner sent an invoice and a...

Lisa, Yesterday at 9:44 PM 4 80
Teresa
Programs
Teresa, on May 6, 2024 at 10:30 PM

Our wedding programs came in today and I am beyond happy with how they came out. They are perfect to me. So I thought I would share a photo of them. 11 days to go til we say I DO.

Femi, Yesterday at 3:12 PM 23 338 1
Traci
Our countdown
Traci, Yesterday at 8:49 AM

Well we are officially 365 days away. On this day next year I'll be getting married 😌

Traci, Yesterday at 8:49 AM 5 2
Rose
Fiancé does not make time for anything
Rose, on May 24, 2024 at 9:49 PM

I get it’s not his thing but I’m getting so frustrated that my fiancé doesn’t care to put the time or effort to help. It’s like pulling teeth to get him to help with anything for the wedding. I feel...

Rose, May 24, 2024 6
Jocelin
Friend roles in wedding
Jocelin, on May 17, 2024 at 11:33 PM

I am not having bridesmaids because my finance doesn’t have and make figures or friends that he wants to have as groomsmen so we just opted out of having a bridal party. I would love for two of my...

Yreka, May 24, 2024 14 177
Amber
My wedding invitations and envelopes are here!!
Amber, on May 23, 2024 at 8:04 PM

Our theme is “Beach”. The invitations have a sand background with a subtle touch of sparkle! Another thing to check off the list! Probably won’t send them out until the first second week of August,...

Andrea, May 24, 2024 3 53
Sassy
Wedding date
Sassy, on May 20, 2024 at 8:30 PM

Due to difficult circumstances we had to change our wedding date to Aug 23rd of 2025 hopefully it will be accomplished

Yreka, May 24, 2024 1 18
Amber
Things are finally starting to come together!
Amber, on May 16, 2024 at 5:50 PM

Dress✔️ Wedding invitations✔️

Alexis, May 23, 2024 3 39
Penny
Older fiancee with lots of friends!
Penny, on May 21, 2024 at 9:06 PM

My fiancee is 73 years old and is getting married for the FIRST time (June 2024). We both have a liftetime of friends (having lived in the same small town for over 35 years) but especially him. He is...

Andrea, May 23, 2024 2 75
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Can you plan a wedding in 4 months?
Lisa, on May 16, 2024 at 1:15 PM

We got engaged 6 months ago and honestly have been so busy with work and so many things that we realized time flew by and we never planned the wedding. Now, it's may and we wanted to get married this...

Lisa, May 23, 2024 13 128
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Wedding Venue overage fee charged?
Lisa, on May 15, 2024 at 6:39 PM

Has anyone heard of a venue charging a 20% overage fee, due 30 days in advance for "just in case" overages like increased guest count, upgraded package, etc? Our venue just surprised us with this as...

LM, May 23, 2024 10 115
Cory
Destination wedding: charging guests for lodging
Cory, on May 21, 2024 at 2:11 AM

I've searched but haven't had much luck finding tips on this. I have a destination wedding in Ireland. We rented a castle for the wedding and to stay at with our guests for a week. Everyone is...

Westland, May 23, 2024 18 280
Jessica
I’m over budget already!!
Jessica, on May 18, 2024 at 9:38 PM

I’m already over budget with so much left to do! I’m fortunate enough to be a SAHM but unfortunate that I have no family that will help will any budget. So, where I stand as the planning party I’m...

LM, May 22, 2024 10 229
Alyssa
Love a venue but can't get a response
Alyssa, on May 21, 2024 at 10:09 PM

Hi friends! My fiancé and I are getting married in fall 2025. We found what appears to be a perfect venue and when I first inquired they were super responsive, but now it's been over a week since I...

Elly, May 22, 2024 6 123
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