Guide to Planning A Wedding Ceremony

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 | Filed under: Outdoor Wedding, wedding ceremony, wedding ceremony aisle, Wedding checklist, Wedding Seating Chart | author: By Keith Sly,    

Guide To Planning A Wedding CeremonyOften regarded as the most sentimental and traditional part of the wedding, your nuptials set the tone for the remainder of the celebration. Couples may choose to weave together cherished family traditions, as well as cultural and religious rituals in their own unique way. With a history of delivering flawless ceremonies, the wedding planners at The Manor reveal the key factors to consider for a beautiful and memorable wedding ceremony.
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Planning A Gourmet Dinner Bachelorette Party

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 | Filed under: Bachelorette Party ideas, Dinner Party, Party Planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Planning A Gourmet Dinner Bachelorette PartyWhether you are a bride-to-be or a trusted bridesmaid tasked with planning a memorable bachelorette party, having a group of gal pals who understand your list of must-have items and most definitely- not’s, is the key to coordinating a fancy celebration. Instead of planning a trip to Vegas, many ladies now turn to hosting gourmet meals with tried and true friends. For a self-proclaimed foodie, a gourmet dinner party at a 5-star steakhouse or hiring a personal chef at home, pairs best with great company, laughter, and fond memories. To throw a memorable bachelorette dinner party, the wedding planners at The Manor share all the essential details from menu selection, to the exclusive guest list, to the location, all to honor the bride-to-be.
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How To Add Bridal Fashion and Style To Your Wedding Day

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal party, Bridesmaids, wedding dress | author: By Keith Sly,    

Bridal fashion and style
A typical wedding combines timeless family tradition, culture, and societal norms. Still, many brides include subtle ways to make their wedding day stand out from the norm. While the wedding ceremony highlights tradition, many opportunities in bridal fashion and style allow brides to showcase their own personalities on their wedding day. The wedding planners at The Manor offer wedding planning style tips to make any wedding celebration memorable and one-of-a-kind.
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16 Tips For Planning A Sweet Sixteen

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 | Filed under: Milestone Birthday, Party Entertainment, Party Favors, Party Planning, Sweet Sixteen | author: By Keith Sly,    

16 Tips For A Sweet SixteenTurning 16 is an exciting time for any teenage girl, as it marks the transition from childhood to adulthood. To honor and celebrate the birthday girl in a big way, the event planners at The Manor share 16 tips for planning a sweet sixteen to ensure a delightful celebration everyone can remember for years to come.
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How To Plan A Post-Wedding Brunch

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 | Filed under: Post-Wedding Brunch, Wedding Breakfast, wedding ideas | author: By Keith Sly,    

Post Wedding BrunchThe morning following your wedding is the ideal time for you and your guests to recuperate and refuel. A post-wedding brunch is an ideal way to bring close family and friends together again but in a quieter and more intimate setting, while happily sharing stories from your wedding day over warm, syrupy pancakes and mimosas. Today, post-wedding brunches are a popular trend to conclude a wedding. The wedding planners at The Manor dish out how you can plan the perfect post-wedding brunch.
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Skin Care Steps For Perfect Wedding Day Skin

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding Day, wedding ideas, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Skin Care Tips For Brides
With months of wedding planning the décor, cuisine, and floral arrangements, if you are a bride-to-be, you may be neglecting the importance of self-preservation, moreover, taking care of your skin for the big day. Most brides do not wake up the morning of their wedding with radiant and glowing skin. Instead, the secret lies in the preparation leading up to your nuptials. The wedding planners at The Manor share the following skin care tips for every bride-to-be to ensure you look your absolute best for the big day.

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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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How To Throw The Ultimate Surprise Party

Thursday, March 29th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal Shower, Party Planning, Retirement Party, Surprise Party | author: By Keith Sly,    

How To Throw A Surprise Party
Opting for a surprise birthday party, bridal or baby shower or retirement party creates a fun and hard-to-keep secret during the party planning phase and a lasting memory once pulled off. Although it seems simple, several factors go into planning a surprise party. Event planners at The Manor offer tips and tricks to execute, and most importantly, keep your party a secret.

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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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How To Choose The Best Wedding Gift

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 | Filed under: Style Alert, Wedding etiquette, wedding gifts | author: By Keith Sly,    

The Manor How To Choose The Best Wedding Gift
Did you know the national average is now approximately $30,000? The cost of a wedding rises each year, but not just for the couple set to wed. If you receive a wedding invitation there are important logistics to keep in mind before you RSVP “yes.” As a guest, it’s important to take into account costs for attire, travel, hotel accommodations, and the wedding gift. Although no specific etiquette exists for wedding gifts, a thoughtful and well-planned wedding gift can wish the newlyweds well during this new chapter in their lives together. The wedding planners at The Manor have some guidelines and suggestions for selecting the best wedding gift to give the honorary couple.
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