by Christie Brogan {3.10.17} Along with the 1001 other decisions you will have to make during the wedding planning process, one that needs to be addressed pretty early on is “DJ vs. Band”. Actually, lets rephrase that statement…you don’t have to decide right away, but you need to have some idea of which direction you… Read More


We know you…the Boho Couple. Elements of Mother Nature. An easy, relaxed style. A warm, festive vibe. A true call for celebration. Not overly fussy. Not overly formal, but also not a total break from tradition.  A wedding re-imagined. In another look back on the Courtyards & Cobblestones event last month, the talented ladies from… Read More


Traditionally speaking, Saturday is still the most popular day of the week for a wedding. (No surprise.) Over the past five to seven years, there certainly has been an increase in hosting weddings on the “bookend” days of the weekend with couples opting for a Friday or Sunday date. (Again, no surprise.) Lately, however, we have noticed a trend towards an even greater “break from tradition” and a move towards weekday weddings…as in, Monday through Thursday. Why, you ask? Continue ReadingRead More


#TrendAlert {Make Your Wedding Your Own} In the modern era of Instagram and Pinterest, it is so very easy to “fall in love” with all of the hot bridal trends. (And, for the record, we love the look of the current bridal trends. Who wouldn’t? Blush hues. Edison lights. Greenery. Gold accents.) Certainly there is… Read More


Ceremony to Reception…Many bridal magazines these days encourage couples to look for venues where both ceremony and reception can be held in the same location. While this can be a cost-effective, guest-friendly option (no traveling from church to reception site), what they don’t always talk about are the logistics of how those transformations actually happen.… Read More