Guide to Wedding Menus

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 | Filed under: reception planning, wedding menu | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding MenuWith so many options, deciding on a wedding menu can be extremely stressful, but it is also something that many couples look forward to when planning their big day. From cocktail hors-d’oeuvres to delectable desserts, planning a standout menu takes effort. Luckily, the wedding planners at The Manor are ready to help create menus to satisfy every couple’s appetite.
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Inviting Guests To Your Wedding

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding etiquette, Wedding guests, wedding ideas, Wedding Invitations, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding InviteAs the excitement of engagement has hardly worn off, couples are rushed into one of the most stressful parts of weddings- invitations. Not just invitations, but save the dates and the ever so daunting task of compiling a guest list.  The wedding planners at The Manor have outlined some key tips to help newly engaged couples with the stresses of inviting guests to their upcoming celebration.
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Wedding Planning: Selecting Your Wedding Musical Entertainment

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 | Filed under: Party Entertainment, Wedding band, Wedding DJ, Wedding Entertainment, wedding music | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding Musical EntertainmentWhat’s a wedding without music? The menu items, the bridal procession, and the dance floor would sure be awkward without it! The wedding experts at The Manor weigh the pros and cons of the age-old debate about a hiring a wedding band or a DJ, and the many factors that go into selecting the perfect wedding music. Use these guidelines to select wedding music that will strike the right chord on your big day.
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Unique and Creative Ideas For Wedding Décor

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding Décor, Wedding Decoration, wedding flowers, wedding photography | author: By Keith Sly,    

Unique Wedding DecorBetween breathtaking ornate tablescapes, white romantic tie backs on chairs, or twinkling chandeliers, your wedding decorations tie your entire wedding together. Whether choosing a modern and simple style, or an extravagant and elegant occasion, the right decorations hold the power to transform your big day into a magical and unforgettable fairy tale. With so many beautiful design and style options to choose from, the wedding experts at The Manor have outlined key elements, ideas, and trends to help brides-to-be decorate their ceremony and reception.
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The Best Wedding Guest Book Ideas

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 | Filed under: Guest Books, Wedding guests, wedding photo booth | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding Guest Book TrendsGuest books are a simple, yet valuable way to remember your wedding day. Weddings have come quite a long way from the traditional “book” where guests wrote special sentiments. Nowadays, newlyweds opt to have their guests sign sentimental items they can display in their new home. Guest books provide a heartwarming way for couples to reminisce about their wedding day, and cherish those with whom they shared it. While some couples choose to include a traditional guest book, more modern couples now choose creative, innovative, substitutes. The wedding planners at The Manor share ideas and tips for your very own guestbook.
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Popular Bridal Shower Trends

Thursday, July 5th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal Shower, Bridal Shower Trends, gifts | author: By Keith Sly,    

bridal showersBridal showers are a fun pre-wedding celebration to honor the bride-to-be, and “shower” her with gifts to help her set up her new home. Whether you are the Maid of Honor or mother of the bride, it’s no longer solely up to the bridal party to plan the bride’s shower. Nowadays, any close relative and friends can join in on the planning. And so, the wedding planners at The Manor share all you need to know when it comes to planning a memorable bridal shower the bride will cherish for years to come.
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Choosing The Perfect Songs for Your Wedding

Thursday, June 28th, 2018 | Filed under: Father/Daughter Dance, First Dance Song, Mother-Son Wedding Dance, wedding songs | author: By Keith Sly,    

Perfect Songs for Wedding DancesDo you remember the song playing when you first met your significant other? Music at a wedding isn’t as trivial as some believe. It’s customary to choose songs for your first dance as newlyweds, the father-daughter dance, and the mother-son dance. Song dedications can also show appreciation for other family members and groups of friends, or even as a tribute to loved ones no longer with you. Song choices have monumental meaning through lyrics, melody, as well as rhythm. And so, the expert wedding planners at The Manor have rounded up the perfect wedding play list of songs that will remind you of your wedding day, long after you say, “I do”.
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How To Pick The Perfect Wedding Bouquet

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridesmaids, Wedding Bouquet, wedding floral designers, wedding flowers, wedding themes | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding BouquetsFloral wedding bouquets can tie your entire wedding theme together. Regardless if couples choose a traditional or modern wedding, new wedding bouquet trends blossom with each season. But how do you know what’s trending during the time of your wedding? From selecting an arrangement featuring large lush flowers or a more simplistic look using a few long-stemmed flowers, it’s time to stop and smell the roses. For floral bouquets that are as stunning as the bride-to-be, the expert wedding planners at The Manor share these wedding bouquet tips.
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Best of Wedding Cakes

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 | Filed under: Cutting the Cake, Wedding Cakes, Wedding Trends | author: By Iwan Stoev,    

Best of Wedding CakesOn your wedding day, your reception is the place to celebrate your marriage with all of your loved ones. For many brides, months of planning also means paying attention to your health and weight to ensure you look extra ravishing on your big day. This also makes for an anticipated day of finally indulging and tasting your wedding cake. Why is a wedding cake important? How many fillings do you choose? When do you cut it? What style do you choose? To create a scrumptious cake and special cake-cutting event during your wedding reception, we’ve stirred up popular past blogs and baked you something truly special- our Best of Guide to Wedding Cakes.
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Best of Wedding Music

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 | Filed under: reception planning, Wedding Entertainment, wedding music, Wedding Trends | author: By James Levinsky,    

Best of Wedding MusicAfter you make your commitment to that special someone, planning a wedding is the next string of decisions you will make together as a couple. Picking the right music to set the right tone for your wedding is important. From your walk down the aisle, dinner hour music, song dedications, to revving up the dance floor, we’ve complied our Best of Wedding Music blog from our most popular blogs to date, to make sure that years from now, talk of your wedding day will be sweet music to your ears.
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