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  • Destination Weddings at Home:  Here on Long Island
    May 23, 2018 01:33 PM Long Island is renowned for being a hotbed of beautiful beaches and sandy shores…and it is THE IDEAL location for a “destination” wedding close to home. Treat your guests to a tropical paradise with a beachside bash that will whisk them off to an exotic escape replete with all ...
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  • Well-Noted: What NOT To Say When Saying Thank You
    May 16, 2018 01:19 PM Remember when mom taught you that if you had nothing nice to say, then it was best not to say anything at all. Well, the same holds true for thank you notes. While much of the “pomp and circumstance” has been pushed aside, there are still (some) rules and regulations ...
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  • Practical Parting Gifts: Thank You Gifts Your Guests Will Be Thankful For
    May 09, 2018 11:27 AM While years ago wedding favors were a MUST HAVE for guests, today, it’s more of a nice gesture and a way to show your appreciation for your friends’ and family’s participation in your nuptials and “after party”….and we personally that expressions of such as please and THANK ...
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  • Go For the Gold: What Your Wedding Band Style Reveals About You
    May 02, 2018 04:10 PM 1. Color Your Brideiful: Gals who opt for not just bands of gold...but of various hues of silver, copper, rose, etc. are likely to be optimistic and likely to approach life and marriage that way….and you’re the type who doesn’t mind a life that from time to ...
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  • Cloud 9 Exotics:  Long Island Luxury Car Rentals for your Dream Wedding
    Apr 25, 2018 12:26 PM Marriage WILL require that you “roll” with the punches…so, why not start you lives as husband and wife by rolling up to your nuptials in style. Give your groom or bride the chance “float on Cloud 9” and enjoy some fine driving on your Long Island wedding day. Choose from ...
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  • Fancy Footwork: Get Your Wedding Day Groove On
    Apr 18, 2018 12:52 PM Marriage in an intricate, beautiful and delicate dance that requires that both partners have “all the right moves”. Nataraja Danza: Latin Rhythms Ballroom Studio gives helps couples start their marriage on the right foot. Passionate about her profession, owner Michelle Vicale helps couples step into their new roles as Mr. ...
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  • Entertaining your Multicultural Long Island Wedding
    Apr 11, 2018 04:52 PM Long Island is a multicultural mecca and that means a plethora of weddings that marry not only the happy couple but also their unique respective backgrounds and cultures…and that makes for ONE incredibly delicious and flavorful event that extends well beyond the food. Entertainment is a key component of ...
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  • Love Rains Supreme: Preparing for the Possibility of Showers of Love
    Apr 04, 2018 02:08 PM Spring Long Island weddings are in full bloom and, along with April celebrations come April showers. Here’s how you can ensure the show goes and will have you and your guests “singing in the rain”. 1. A Secure Location:  Make sure your Long Island wedding venue has not only an ...
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  • Spring Weddings Are In The Air: Hot Spring Trends That Are Springing Up This Season
    Mar 28, 2018 01:43 PM Spring has always been a popular time for tying the knot…with May brides being the quintessential poster girls for ladies getting married. 1. 50 Shades of Pale:   Pale pastels and watercolor palettes are making bold statements this season. These artistic color combinations are a subtle but sophisticated way to make a ...
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  • Bachelorette Parties:  Say Goodbye to the Single Life with a Big Bash
    Mar 21, 2018 02:39 PM A girl dreams of her wedding her entire life. Some ladies even begin planning as soon as they hear the story of Cinderella and begin thinking of the possibility of meeting their very own Prince Charming. Yet, these same ladies eagerly anticipate their LAST HURRAH as unmarried maidens…and plan ...
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  • Elegant Gents: Old Time Trends for Contemporary Men
    Mar 14, 2018 11:45 AM There is something sexy about a man who is rugged yet refined…and no one did both better than the men of the past. Today history is repeating with styles from the past setting the stage for today’s gallant groom and his men. Here are just some daring trends ...
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  • Layers of Love: Couture Cake Trends
    Mar 07, 2018 11:56 AM Shouldn’t one of the sweetest days of your adult life feature a totally fabulous station of sweets for you and your guests to enjoy? Of course it should… and what better way to begin your sweet life as husband and wife than with an amazing array of deserts and ...
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  • Designer Decor: Creating Sophisticated Settings for Your Nuptials and Guests
    Feb 28, 2018 02:39 PM What makes a house a home? The answer is HOW IT IS KEPT.  Well, the same can be said about weddings.  Regardless of your venue, you can work with your planner and other professionals to create a space and a scene that is uniquely your own. Consider these top dé...
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  • Stop the Presses: Avoiding the Most Common Invitation Mistakes 
    Feb 21, 2018 05:50 PM Once you’ve made the commitment to each other and committed to a wedding date, you’re going to want to pick out your invites….and you want them to be well, inviting. Here are a few common mishaps to steer clear of: 1. Busy Stationery: We ALL have multiple sides ...
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  • Ovation Photo Booth and The Mirror Beauty Ring
    Feb 14, 2018 02:22 PM Long Island has always maintained a reputation of being an avant-garde destination location for the hip and happening…. and a hotbed for haute couture events. So, when it comes to weddings, we are a veritable wonderland of the latest and greatest in details that add that extra WOW factor to ...
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  • The LOOK of Love: Getting Your Groom Into His Wedding Day Groove:
    Feb 07, 2018 12:25 PM While brides have been thinking and dreaming about their wedding day look since they were little girls, gents, not so much. And, unless you’re marrying the likes of David Beckham, it’s likely you’re going to have to help him choose a suitable look. Here are a few ...
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  • Dancing The Night Away: Picking The Perfect Song For Your First Dance
    Nov 21, 2017 08:47 AM The food and the entertainment are the two top items that you and your guests will remember about your wedding.  So, when it comes to your play list you’re going to want to pay particular attention to the soundtrack you choose for your MAIN event, starting with your first ...
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  • Caught On Camera: Top Photo Trends For The Mod Bride and Groom
    Nov 16, 2017 09:37 AM Your wedding is THE main event of your adult life, well, except for having children… and you WILL want to capture it for posterity…EVERY aspect of it. So, from pictures to video you’ll want to make sure NOTHING is left out, especially after months and months of thought, ...
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  • Fashionable Fall Wedding Festivities
    Oct 06, 2017 10:25 AM Fashionable Fall Festivities: The Top 5 Seasonal Trends For 2017 As the weather begins to cool down, couture fall trends are heating up for chic and cozy seasonally-inspired celebrations for brides and grooms. Scentsational Locations: There’s nothing like the smell of the crisp fall air replete with the essence of apples, ...
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