Wedding Trends

Wedding Photography Trends To Enhance Wedding Photos

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 | Filed under: wedding ideas, wedding photography, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding PhotographyPhotographs from a wedding day will be a timeless memento of the special occasion. Many couples want to include the classic and cliché wedding shots, while also incorporating some cutting-edge trends to help their photos stand out. The wedding planners at The Manor have put together some trendy ideas for capturing the special day in a unique way.
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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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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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Wedding Trend: Cupcakes vs. Wedding Cake

Thursday, April 5th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding Cakes, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Cupcake vs CakeDeciding on the flavor of the wedding cake is a minor feat in regards to the entire scope of your wedding planning; often the yummy cake-tasting adventure makes up for it. But today, couples can jump on the bandwagon by offering your guest’s alternatives to the traditional tiered, butter cream frosted, wedding cake. With artisan varieties in all flavors and textures, a hot new trend fresh out of the oven and on to your wedding dessert table are cupcakes! And these cupcakes are not your average Funfetti or Betty Crocker brand. The wedding planners at The Manor dish on the benefits of serving this decadent dessert at your upcoming wedding.
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Wedding Trend: Not Having A Bridal Party

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal party, wedding planning, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Traditionally, couples consider bridal parties a necessity for their wedding. Whether for legitimate or more superstitious reasons, the bridal party became interlinked with most ceremonies for centuries. Bridal parties started because weddings required witnesses to make a marriage official but the necessity of a wedding party extended into folklore as well. Bridesmaids also wore white to “trick” the evil spirits away from the bride-to-be, warding off any bad luck that could potentially enter the bride’s life.
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Best of 2017 Wedding Tips

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 | Filed under: Seasonal Wedding, wedding ideas, Wedding Planners, wedding planning, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Knowles-2017 Wedding TipsAs the days wind down in 2017 and we approach 2018, The Manor reflects on all the happy newlyweds who tied the knot in 2017, and excited couples who plan to wed at The Manor in 2018. In 2017, our wedding planner delivered our readers popular trends and new takes on old traditions for you to enjoy.
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Wedding Trends: Celebrating Cultures Around the World

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding Cultures, Wedding Trends, Weddings Around the World | author: By Keith Sly,    

Cultures Around the World
Every wedding represents the celebration of dedication and union of two individuals in love. But when two different cultures come together in holy matrimony, they bring unique traditions together. Whether you are marrying into a culture, or paying homage to your own, the wedding planners at The Manor highlight the following global cultures for couples to embrace and incorporate into their own wedding.
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Tips For Having A Flower Girl and Ring Bearer In Your Wedding

Friday, November 3rd, 2017 | Filed under: wedding ceremony, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    


One of the most adorable parts of any wedding is the charming duo of a flower girl and ring bearer. Typically the age range most appropriate for a ring bearer or flower girl falls between ages 4 to 10 years old. However, weddings today showcase toddlers and even infants in these distinguished roles.

Having a flower girl and a ring bearer in your wedding includes planning, specifically deciding what outfits the little ones will wear, what they will carry, and any accompaniment to ensure children successfully make the trip down the aisle. The Manor has sound advice for how to make the walk down the aisle be a highlight of your wedding. Here are some tips and trends to best prepare the flower girl and ring bearer at your wedding for any given age.
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How To Plan A Bachelor Party

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 | Filed under: Bachelor Party Ideas, Best Man, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Just as every bride looks forward to her pre-wedding festivities, every groom-to-be looks forward to his bachelor party. It’s the last hoorah for him and his closest buddies to come together for one usually epic celebration. Whether he wants to relax poolside with a cigar or have a boy’s weekend in a big city, The Manor has expert tips to throw your guest of honor a bachelor party he will never forget from planning a trip to outlandish customs.
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