4 Pittsburgh couples competed in TLC's Four Weddings this past summer which aired November 29th. Each bride rates the other weddings based upon overall experience in a scale from 1 being the lowest score to 10 the highest. To avoid one from under-rating another's wedding to boost their final score they rank the venue, dress and food 1st, 2nd or 3rd. The couple with the highest score wins a dream honeymoon.
Obviously if there is a divorce involved then when is it appropriate etiquette to remove your wedding ring is without question. I'm referring to a married couple in day to day business and chores then is there a time deemed okay to remove your wedding ring.
Brides and bridesmaids, the Pantone fashion color report is out and has announced the hot wedding colors for 2014 spring weddings. Pantone 2014 colors are vibrant, exciting and will make for gorgeous gowns and bridal accessories. You can expect to see matching up the soft pastels with vibrant brights for a perfectly balanced look.
These colors were inspired by a mixture of blooming flowers and the desires of strong confident women seeking the use of fresh colors to revive and defy conventional wisdom. We are well into a new decade and with that brings a new generation of wedding wants and desires.
The Wedding forum & bride chat site Pittsburgh Bride Talk celebrates 2nd year anniversary. With hundreds of informative wedding help articles this bridal forum has drawn quite a large number of members and visitors over the past 2 years.
Currently over 45,000 guests per monthly visit the wedding website offering bridal help and advice for the bride and groom The number of brides seeking advice on wedding venues, flowers and arrangements, photographers and wedding DJ's is increasing approximately 15% every month.
Should you hire a DJ for your wedding reception or choose to provide your own sort of entertainment is a very important decision. Following the ceremony your guests will be looking forward to an enjoyable evening of wedding celebration. Choosing a professional disc jockey or pre-pick a variety of songs on an iPod has it's pros and cons.
Hiring A Professional DJ
There are numerous advantages to hiring a professional DJ vendor. One is that person has the experience of keeping the party going by knowing what music to play and specifically when it will have the greatest impact upon your guests. They have the ability to switch genres and or decades of music to satisfy all ages and likes of people in the room.
Brides win big this past Sunday at the Meadows Casino Wedding Clickers Bride Show. Those that attended the show found themselves amidst many professional wedding vendors including venues, jewelers, boutiques, formal wear, DJ's and videographers.
Everyone had the opportunity to speak one on one with true professionals in the wedding industry to help them plan their wedding day. Though many couples were planning a 2014 wedding numerous engaged couples were early planning their 2015 event.
The trash the dress trend began in Las Vegas just 10 years ago and has spread across the oceans to the rest of the world. Wreck your wedding gown after your wedding day symbolizing the devotion to your husband as the dress can never be worn again.
What every bride should know about Wedding weight loss. Whether you are about to walk down the aisle to be married, or are looking to cut a few pounds off your waist, personal trainer Doug Rice, from the National Academy of Sports Medicine, walks you down the grocery aisle for some diet and nutritional tips that are sure to keep you on track for your weight loss goals.
Boost Your Metabolism, Nutritional Tips
Doug suggests you eat every 3 to 3½ hours. The more often and regularly you eat nutritious, healthy foods that support your goals, the easier it will be to burn off that fat.
Wedding etiquette seems to always be a topic around mid wedding season so I thought I would post a few of the top do's and don't's for this seasons weddings. Different areas of the world will certainly have their own variations of these but the following good rules of thumb should pertain to at least here in the
New York City still holds the title of being first of the top 20 most expensive cities to wed in the United States. Couples will spend an average of $76,787 to get married in the big apple according to the knot and wedding channel. Girls keep in mind this figure does not include your honeymoon.
One third less expensive is Chicago at $49,810. This is still a lot of money all going into one grand days celebration. Couples are looking for ways to make their wedding day unique and some feel spending more money is a way of accomplishing that.
Hot new wedding effects that are gracing our area lately are the dancing in the clouds, snowfall and uplighting. These wedding special effects make for a very long lasting memory of your wedding reception. Originally only found on broadway these new wedding effects are making their appearance at a venue near you.
Dancing In The Clouds Topping in at number one is the so called "dancing in the clouds". It is an effect of using hot water and dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) to create an illusion of the newlyweds having their first dance on a cloud. Clouds of white gently roll across the dance floor approximately a foot high gently around the couples feet. As they grace their dance moves the white billows make this formality a much sought after effect.
Every wedding in one way or another has a theme and here are 10 wedding themes you will love. Let your imagination inspire you to make your wedding the best that it can be. Consider these great wedding theme ideas but feel free to elaborate on them if you like.
The BBQ Theme
With couples looking for ways to slim their budget having a backyard reception or renting a pavilion at the local Pittsburgh park is a great way to save. Hotdogs, hamburgers and BBQ ribs will create a more informal
We all know how expensive a wedding dress can be not to mention the flowers, dinner and even the honeymoon. Well here's a wedding contest for you to win $2,000.00 toward your very own wedding dress.
Create a wedding gown made entirely out of Charmin toilet paper, tape, glue and or needle and thread. That's right, toilet paper. Cheap Chic Weddings has launched it's ninth annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest.
Personalize your wedding with any of these 12 wedding tips. Todays brides are consistantly looking to find ways to make their wedding day unique and different from everyone else's. This stands to reason as each wedding couple has different styles and personal tastes.
Your wedding celebration is a once in a lifetime opportunity to show your guests who you really are, what you like and enjoy. From the colors that sync with each other to your hairstyles and even your rings, all add to their own unique style.
For brides and grooms how to first kiss usually isn't something they give much thought to. That first kiss immediately following the phrase "You may now kiss the bride" is a monuments occasion and should at the very least be given some pre wedding ceremony practice.
You are sealing the deal, so to speak, and all eyes will be upon you. Your hands holding each other as you move in close and take that moment to kiss for the first time as husband and wife.
Whether you realize it or not this is the most watched and photographed kiss between you, the newlyweds. The very moment you two lock lips your Pittsburgh wedding photographer will be zooming in close to capture that precious moment. With this in mind you may want to do a little practice before the big day.
Weddings and Receptions can be very expensive and you need to make every dollar count. Here are 15 great ways you can cut your wedding budget, and quite possible in half.
Though some may not pertain specifically to your special day, but saving on your wedding ceremony and reception even a little can be the difference of hundreds if not thousands of dollars.
Before you dive in and get completely overwhelmed take time to look at the big picture and decide what is most important to you with regard to the wedding day. Focus on what will give you the biggest bang for your buck.
You do not have to spend the presently average $27,000.00 and up on your celebration to have a wonderful and memorable time. You want your guests bragging for years on how much fun they had at the wedding, and not how fantastic those