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When planning an outdoor wedding, it is a good idea to order a fondant wedding cake. Rolled, draped, or fitted over a wedding cake, fondant is a sugar paste that will hold up in many situations. Fondant wedding cakes won’t drip or melt under any conditions. Fondant also seals in moisture and allows for advanced display time for the wedding cake. Besides the durability of fondant, it is available in a variety of colors that will match virtually any color scheme.
When selecting a dress for the flower girl, chose a dress that resembles the bridesmaids dresses but make sure it is comfortable. The dress should fit properly so the flower girl doesn’t trip over or tug at the dress. It is acceptable for the flower girl to wear a white dress. Comfortable shoes are important Continue reading "Dress For Flower Girl" »
Choose a flower girl between the ages of 4 and 8; keeping the child’s personality in mind. Don’t choose a child that is painfully shy even if she is the most adorable child in the world. Chances are your wedding will not be the place where she comes out of her shell and she will be to frighten to walk down the isle. It is appropriate to select a flower girl for your wedding from nieces, cousins or family friends.
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Men love tools, can't get enough of them. Men will shop for tools just like women shop for that special pair of shoes. So how about a tool theme grooms shower. What is great about the tool party theme is every household needs tools, but they are rarely given as wedding gifts. Setting up a tool party is fun for the party giver as well as Continue reading "Grooms Tool Shower" »
Why do brides get to have all the parties? They don’t…Grooms are foregoing the standard bachelor parties in favor of groom shower parties. Theses groom parties are given in similar fashion as bridal showers. You can throw a groom’s shower in many different themes and styles. Although the bride and the groom can participate in this type of shower, the focus should be on the groom. The shower theme should revolve around the groom’s hobbies or lifestyle making his personality the most important factor for the party.
Bridal showers are usually reserved for the ladies of each side to get to know one another. Family and friends come together to get to know one another over punch and cake. This same idea should be extended to the groom. The groom’s shower should be a bonding experience between Continue reading "SHOWERING THE GROOM: A PARTY HE'LL REMEMBER" »
History of the Wedding Cake
The importance of wedding cakes goes back for centuries. Originally, wedding cakes represented fertility, prosperity, and also symbolized the couple’s new life together. Many even think that the tiered wedding cake was not born out of artistic creation, but actually out of necessity.
The tradition of the wedding cake can be found as far back as the Romans. According to legend, Continue reading "WEDDING CAKE IDEAS" »
It’s The Big Day – Your Wedding.
Planning a wedding really means more than just “The Big Day.” It means considering all the things that lead up to it. Whether it’s a small ceremony or a gala affair, making the appropriate arrangements will help you enjoy your wedding, rather than worrying about it.
In the movies, wonderful weddings often seem so easy. It’s as though things just seem to fall into place. Unfortunately, with weddings, life seldom imitates art. Planning a wedding involves more than just saying: “I do.” When planning a wedding some of the questions to consider are:
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