Monthly Archives: March 2011

Wedding Photo Must-Haves!!

One of the biggest things we stress at An Affair to Remember with our clients is that they must pull together a Must-Have photo list. We then work closely with your photographer on your wedding day to make sure all … Continue reading

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Spring has arrived!!!

Although, it’s still very chilly in Chicago (was that snow on the ground I saw this morning??), we are looking forward to the days ahead when we can turn off the heat, open the windows and take in that fresh … Continue reading

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Emergency Wedding Kit

Emergencies sometimes happen and what better way to be prepared is to have an “Emergency Wedding Kit” on hand the day of the wedding.  Here are a few things I suggest for you to have in your own kit.  Of … Continue reading

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Tips for Making your Wedding a Little Different:

Go with a cupcake tower vs. the traditional wedding cake As the Bride, opt for colorful shoes instead of the basic white or ivory Offer your guests a signature drink (perhaps from your fav vacation spot together) Display a photo … Continue reading

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For the Groom…

I recently read an article on theknot.com about the top 11 wedding trends for 2011.  One stood out from all the rest, “Wedding Man Caves”*.  I love this idea!  Although some might think it’s wrong to pull the groom out … Continue reading

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Candy Table 101

1.) Decide on a theme: All pink, white, or green candy (etc…) Old fashion candy Colorful candy Your bridesmaid dress colors / flower colors 2.) Buy the candy in bulk: www.blaircandy.com www.candywarehouse.com www.groovycandies.com www.sweetnostalgia.com www.hometownfavorites.com www.oldtimecandy.com 3.) Don’t Forget Containers … Continue reading

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I’m excited to share…

What bride doesn’t want to be married in a Vera Wang wedding dress?  Vera Wang dresses can cost up to twenty-five grand.  What if I told you you can purchase a certified Vera Wang dress for only $600???!!!  Now you … Continue reading

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