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Wedding saving tip – use items around the house – a ladder to display place cards, and an old record with a silver pen for a guest book. http://t.co/rdjNIYN.
Awesome Star Trek wedding proposal during the Wizard World Chicago Comic Con last week http://yhoo.it/qyfZv3
Try making a personalized, needlepoint wedding gift tag. If you like DIY projects, incorporate into your wedding. http://etsy.me/pLesk8
Create a personalized wedding favor with a custom label. You can get them in many different styles. Just add ribbon or a bow with the label to a box filled with goodies. Visit http://bit.ly/qCRzyL
Want to add some fun to a wedding reception? Buy colorful dinner plates and use them as a favor for your guests. Make the plates their “special day” plate in their home. Visit what Crate & Barrel offer – http://bit.ly/n4RlCj
Looking for a custom wedding cake topper? Check out Blue Butterfly Design on Etsy http://etsy.me/pdHLFo The items include figurines with whatever theme you like.
One of the most expensive weddings at $5+ million for Formula One heiress Petra Ecclestone this past Saturday. Musical performances included Eric Clapton, Black Eyed Peas, Alicia Keys and Andrea Bocelli. Learn more http://yhoo.it/qlyENT
Looking for a silk flower cake topper? Check out It Tops The Cake On Etsy. Great ideas if you want a DIY project too. http://etsy.me/o3JjXg They also offer bouquets and boutonnieres.
Want to purchase fresh flowers and not sure what is in season? Check out FiftyFlowers. You can view flowers by season, color and by flower type. http://bit.ly/pjhZNV
Looking for a modern first dance song? Everything – Michael Buble, I’m Yours – Jason Mraz, Marry Me – Train, I Do – Colbie Caillat, Love Story – Taylor Swift, Lovesong – Adele. Learn more.. http://bit.ly/aJSSDT
Wedding Planning Tip – Do NOT include your bridal registry information in your wedding invitation. Link to your bridal registry on your wedding website. Use word of mouth to spread the word. You can also list your registry in the invite to the bridal shower.
The wedding is over. What do you do with gift cards you don’t want? Sell your gift cards on sites like GiftCardRescue. You can even trade them in for another gift card to Amazon. It is all at a cost of course but better than wasting them. http://bit.ly/oNUUAX
Give a percentage back to charity with your wedding gift registry – with the likes of Target and Macy’s? Create a charitable wedding registry? Visit I Do Foundation http://bit.ly/qxNSfA
Do you have enough “stuff”? Check out Cloud 9 Living http://bit.ly/nrbqqh for wedding gifts you experience. Vegas includes helicopter ride of the strip, aerobatic thrill ride, tandem skydiving, fighter pilot for a day, drive a stock car and much more.
Want a custom wedding registry? Check out The Things I Want – Create a registry, or wish list, with items you want or need found on your favorite websites. http://www.thethingsiwant.com/
As reported on Yahoo! – Great geeky wedding moments – http://yhoo.it/mUzlcN – Some of the best geek matrimonial moments for gamers.
DIY wedding project – create a personalized stamp out a potato with an x-acto knife. The image should protrude 1/2″. Then, dip in paint and stamp away. Create your monogram, star, flower, crazy image, etc.
One tip for wedding vendors – When a bride asks what their investment is – At minimum, please provide a range. Brides know that most packages are “a la carte” and customizable to their specific event. Brides are always willing to pay extra for what they want. However, a bride does not want to look silly with an unrealistic budget.
Just engaged and selecting a wedding date in 2012? Keep in mind that you will pay a premium for 12-12-12. Lots of brides want this date too! The three most popular months in 2010 to get married were May, June and October according to The Wedding Report.
Matt loves listening to any music style he can understand the words. He lives in the wedding capital of the world, Las Vegas, with his wife Sharon. Matt's other likes include craft beer, baseball, and traveling.