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  • Do You Hear What I Hear: Acoustic Music for Your Fete
    Apr 24, 2019 12:25 PM Barn weddings, Tent Weddings and Industrial Fetes are all the rage these days….as is local Long Island farm to table foods, herb arrangements in lieu of flowers (as bouquets) and other rustic but regal ideas. And, when it comes to music, modern soon to be weds are looking to ...
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  • Long Island Beach Weddings and The Crescent Beach Club
    Apr 17, 2019 11:27 AM Long Island is KNOWN for its luxurious, Gatsbyesque Gold Coast, its exquisite east end replete with wonderful wineries, eclectic eats and plenty of farms for fabulous farm to table food. It’s also known for its abundant nightlife and its white hot sandy shores. And, there’s virtually nothing more ...
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  • The Inside Scoop: Expert Tips and Tricks For Wedding Planning
    Apr 10, 2019 05:11 PM A lasting marriage means crafting a delicate dance of subtle nuances and it all begins with the planning process….and it means getting some “professional help” or at least advice when it comes to all behind the scenes tips and tricks used by the experts to ensure your big day ...
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  • Girl Power: When Ladies Take the Lead in Popping the Question
    Apr 03, 2019 12:40 PM While I personally think there’s a lot to say about good old fashioned tradition and convention, I am also (as by my Gemini nature) one for progress, innovation and outside the box thinking. So, when it comes to love, marriage, modern sentimentality I remain a sucker for a heartwarming ...
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  • Sensational Showers: One of a Kind Shower for Every Kind of Couple
    Mar 28, 2019 11:17 AM April showers may bring May flowers but bridal showers bring family and friends to honor the soon-to-be bride before her big day and bring her gifts of plenty and well-wishes on her upcoming milestone moment. And no one does festive better than New York ladies. In fact, for many soon ...
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  • Music To Your Ears: Picking the Perfect Ceremony Song(s)
    Mar 20, 2019 12:31 PM Sure you may be a hard rocker, metal head or country bumpkin but is your favorite genre of music the best type of tunes you should be considering for your wedding ceremony. That all depends and its all dependent on a variety of factors including the season, the venue and ...
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  • The Big Three: Three Key Components to Happily Ever After
    Mar 13, 2019 12:24 PM Long Island with the coveted Gold Coast and town such a Levittown that gave soldiers the option of affordable housing to start a family (after the war) our little enclave of New York has always been about family life and having the best happily ever possible. And, who knows better ...
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  • Living on the Edge: Cutting Edge Nuptials for 2019
    Mar 06, 2019 12:35 PM Long Island with The Hamptons to the east and Manhattan to the west is known to be sandwiched in between the two most trend-making hubs and therefore sets the stage for what’s hot and what’s not. So, what can mod brides and grooms expect from the upcoming wedding ...
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  • Heading to the Alter: Trending Tresses for 2019
    Feb 28, 2019 11:38 AM Can you believe 2019 is already here?!  It’s an exciting new season with LOTS of exciting new wedding day styles is just beyond the horizon and we want to help you get a jump start on your 2019 wedding day style. Long Island Girls have gained quite the reputation when it ...
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  • Fabulous Photo Opportunities: Bedazzling Ideas For Showcasing Your E-Ring
    Feb 20, 2019 11:20 AM Diamonds are a girl’s best friend….or so it is said. And, if you’re from Long Island New York (or a New York lady in general) than you always try your best to sparkle, dazzle and shine. So, why should your ring be any different, especially since it’...
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  • Batter Up: The Latest and Greatest In Wedding Confections No Matter How You Slice It.
    Feb 06, 2019 12:19 PM If you remember Long Island the way “I” remember Long Island than you know it’s a land where the chic and sophisticated vacationed, boated and eventually moved to for a sublime life of serenity. It was also a place that afforded young, brave, military men affordable housing to start ...
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  • Code Wed: What to Wear To a Wedding
    Jan 30, 2019 03:08 PM With a culture that promotes going out in leggings and pajama bottoms, it may be quite the conundrum to decide what to wear when heading to a formal event. Let’s face it fashions have definitely changed over the years. In fact, back in “the day” most “upscale” restaurants had ...
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  • Show-Stopping Moms: Magnificent Mother of the Bride Styles
    Jan 23, 2019 12:44 PM From 5th Avenue and Park Avenue to Fashion Avenue…New York has always been a mecca for high fashion. And, being fashion forward is what New York ladies have always taken pride in. So, it stands to reason that not only brides but their moms and soon-to-be mother-in-laws are taking ...
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  • Love in Full Bloom: Let Your Petals Represent
    Jan 16, 2019 01:24 PM Flowers add curb appeal to a home or business. They are ideal gifts to say I’m sorry, Happy Birthday, “I Love You” and so much more…so choosing the right blossoms for your wedding day may be as simple as choosing your favorite bloom; a flower with special significance ...
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  • Manly Men: Inspired Styles for the Gallant Grooms
    Jan 09, 2019 03:08 PM In days gone by men were expected to be not only dashing but dapper and just as stylish as women, especially if they wanted to get a fair maiden’s attention. So, what better day to strut you stuff than on one of the most important and momentous days of ...
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  • Boys Will Be Boys: All You Need To Know About Planning a New York Inspired Bachelor Party
    Jan 02, 2019 03:47 PM Long Islanders…Well; New Yorkers in general know how to throw a party. In fact, when it comes to parties, we are the trendsetters….so, why should your wedding and pre-wedding day celebrations be any different. One of the most anticipated celebrations for both guys and gals is their “last ...
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  • You Nailed It:  Nine Nifty Nail Trends for 2019
    Dec 26, 2018 02:21 PM Long Island girls are known for their glitz and glam and when it comes to weddings New York has a reputation of hosting some of the nation’s most GLAMOROUS events. And, from their fingers to their toes Long Island ladies lead the trends with their fabulous fingers. 1. Diamonds Are ...
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  • Comforting Comestibles: Delicious Menu Ideas for Your One of Kind Reception
    Dec 19, 2018 05:09 PM Baby maybe it’s cold outside, but we New Yorkers know how to heat and spice things up.  One of the most delicious trends to date is incorporating a “comfort foods bar” at your wedding reception.  This makes a fun and fabulous cocktail hour idea or addition to dinner if ...
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  • Love American Style:  American Wedding Traditions That Help Shape  Modern Wedding Ceremonies
    Dec 12, 2018 12:40 PM Long Island is a unique yet ever expanding “tiny” enclave of NY renowned worldwide….and thus, so are Long Island weddings. Long Island is known for its rich history and Long Islanders are known for the unique flair, style and verve for living life. So, when it comes to tying ...
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  • Francine's Bridal Experience:  One on One in Store Trunk Show!
    Nov 21, 2018 01:01 PM Everyone’s Crazy about a well-styled bride…and that means the soon-to-be Mrs. MUST accessorize, accessorize, accessorize. And, when it comes to adding just the right finishing touches for a perfectly polished wedding day look, Francine’s is THE accessory emporium every future Mrs. MUST visit. Now is the perfect ...
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