Monthly archives:May 2012

Charming Deet #059: "Planning an engagement party"

When it comes to an engagement party, there are a few aspects of etiquette that come into play when planning a great party. Traditionally, the bride’s parents host the party, but these days, those rules don’t necessarily apply. Anyone may host this extravaganza! When planning the engagement party, the first task is to select the perfect party date. Just make[...]

Charming Deet #058: "Writing Your Wedding Vows"

Writing your own wedding vows may be harder than writing a 5-page paper for English class. Of course you love the person you’re about to marry, but putting it into words can be somewhat difficult. Not everybody is poet, I sure know I’m not! But wedding vows don’t have to be the perfect sonnet. They are simply your version of the love you h[...]

Charming Deet #057: "Ways to de-stress during wedding planning"

Planning a wedding is definitely quite stressful.  Stress while planning a wedding is unavoidable because you are dealing with normal life stresses combined with planning something you want to be perfect! On top of this, add endless people with different attitudes.  It gets a bit overwhelming!  Well relax! Here are some ways to de-stress while planning the b[...]

Charming Deet #056: "Do It Yourself Chalkboard Items"

Chalkboard paint seems to be the newest thing in weddings. Now you’re thinking sidewalk chalk, the messy stuff that used to get all over you hands while you were a child. Yes, it still might get all over your hands, but this time it’s being used on wedding items! From signs to centerpieces, these chalkboard items are allowing wedding decorators a[...]

Charming Deet #055: "Ways to have your guest dancing the night away"

When it comes to the wedding reception you don’t want an empty dance floor. I mean come on, it is your big day, you’re excited and you want your guest to be just as excited as you are! Music is an essential to get your guest in the mood to celebrate!   One thing you must do is set the mood early; the perfect time to do so is during the cocktail hour! You may[...]

Charming Deet: #054: "Etsy Friday 5.25.12"

This weeks Etsy Friday store is one you’re going to love! If you’re having a wedding you must send out a Save the Date! {{Recycledideas}} features the most unique plantable lock and key seed Save the Date….yes you can plant them! It sounds crazy, I know, but it’s real and just the item you need to start off your wedding! Plus its good[...]