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Centerpiece Inspo Please!
Holly, Yesterday at 10:37 AM

Can you spam me with your centerpieces/favorite centerpiece ideas? We are having a mini reception in July. There will be one long dark brown table. We don’t want anything too tall so people can talk...

Dreia, Yesterday at 7:38 PM 5 62
Cocktail Hour??
Rachd, Yesterday at 1:46 PM

So we are doing a cocktail hour in between the ceremony and reception so that we have time to go and take pictures. Should the cocktail hour be in a different location than the reception? Also, is it...

Rachd, Yesterday at 4:55 PM 6 63
Reception Hours?
Lisa, Yesterday at 12:00 PM

How many hours will your reception be? What time do you plan to end your reception at?

Veronica, Yesterday at 4:31 PM 3 45
dj didn't play any of my songs
Stephanie, on October 11, 2022 at 12:00 AM

I hired a DJ. Paid him upfront and we were to communicate through messenger. I sent him the songs for the processional and the recessional as well as first dance and father daughter dance. A few days...

Stephanie, Yesterday at 11:29 PM 13 287
Dreia, on November 12, 2022 at 7:33 AM

Hello! So I’m debating about a dj… so a bit of a back story! Originally my FH and I were planning to elope with 10 guest only in January of 2023. Long story short this created a massive mess with...

Dreia, Nov 12, 2022 15 133
Place card with menu item
Aubrey, on November 2, 2022 at 10:30 PM

We’re having a plated dinner and our venue asks that the meal choice is on each guests place card. I’ve seen some examples online with a sticker of a chicken or cow to indicate the menu item but does...

Paige, Yesterday at 12:22 PM 7 119
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