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Stunning Non-Floral Wedding Bouquet Ideas

A huge trend that can indeed wow us with all the creativity is non-traditional and non-floral wedding bouquets.  Whether you are getting married in St. Louis, with our diverse cultures, styles, and seasons, or you are planning a destination wedding on the beach: when it comes to non-floral bouquets, creativity always is key! Continue reading

Keep Yourself Sane and Healthy While Planning Your Wedding

frazzled_brideI see brides come in daily and it is easy to tell which brides have a good grasp on the wedding planning, and the ones who are going to stress themselves (and others) out.  There are some very similar aspects to the brides who are definitely out in front of the wedding planning and won’t let it get to them.   Continue reading

Purple Wedding Ideas

40-glamorous-dark-purple-wedding-inspirational-ideas-12-500x704Purple is one of the most useable colors for a wedding theme; it looks good with golds, silvers, grays, pinks, oranges, white, black, and on and on.  From lavender to plum, you have so many options that work for any season and it can be simply stunning!   Continue reading

Useable Spring and Summer Wedding Favors

We are coming up on busy wedding months here in St. Louis and I’m sure the Brides-to-Be are down to the last details and ready for their honeymoons!  One last detail that really makes a statement are Wedding Favors.  There are so many simple wedding favor ideas that are useable, memorable, and really make your guests feel welcomed.   Continue reading

Italian Wedding Trends

IMG_1400I had the pleasure of attending a wedding in Florence, Italy years ago and it was truly an experience standing on a hilltop looking over the city, in a many centuries-old church, listening to the priest speak latin while performing the ceremony.  The biggest shock to me was the fact that Italians so love weddings that locals came in the church and sat in back just to watch.   Continue reading

Hot Trend – Curved Wedding Aisles

Brides today are all about making a statement and having fresh, modern twists on their weddings, why not have some twists and turns on the walk down the aisle too?  Check out this trend that would work at almost any ceremony where chairs can be moved around.  And there is a style that can fit any decor and taste. Continue reading

Wedding by Candlelight

Even in the heat of summer, there is nothing like candlelight to create a create romance.  Candlelight allows people to feel more comfortable and relaxed for conversation.   Continue reading

HSC Ballrooms – Best in Reliability 2013

The Heart of St. Charles Ballrooms was voted with just 13 other companies in the St. Louis area as “Best in Reliability” in Small Business Monthly.  When it comes to your wedding, reliability is key when choosing a venue.  With their four renovated ballrooms, in-house catering and bakery, staff with combined experience of over 55 years, very competitive pricing, and amazing location just south of Historic Main Street St. Charles, The Heart of St. Charles is a great place to hold both your ceremony and reception. Continue reading

Mother of Bride & Groom Dresses

It’s time for proud moms to shine – here are some gorgeous dresses have classic looks and will look good on many body types.  And all of these looks are available at local St. Louis shops!

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Bachelor Party Ideas for Creative Grooms

Are you and your group looking for a bachelor party that you will remember and your guys will look back on and want to do again?  St. Louis has some great options for fun, guy oriented, and challenging, bachelor parties.

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