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When we arrive on a wedding day the very first thing I do is photograph all your wedding details. This helps me get into a groove and it really sets the stage for your wedding! These are also the first images that will appear on your wedding blog post the Tuesday (or Thursday) after your […]

for brides, photographers

September 13, 2018

What to have ready for your photographer on your wedding day

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Hey beautiful brides-to-be! A common question I get from brides as their final countdown is in sight is how to go about vendor meals for their reception. My biggest piece of advice is to ask each vendor what they prefer, because every vendor may have a different preference. The 4 main reception vendors will be […]

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May 15, 2018

How to go about Vendor Meals

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If you’ve chosen to have assigned seating for your reception, you have come to the dilemma on how to communicate the seating arrangements to your guests. While there are tons of ways to do this, the two we most commonly see are: By Table or Alphabetical By Last Name Either works well and sometimes one […]

for brides

May 1, 2018

Tips for Seating Guests at Your Reception

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They say it’s good luck if it rains on your wedding day, but unless you & your groom are rain obsessed, most brides hope and pray that it won’t rain on their big day. BUT. It does happen. And I want to assure you that if it does, it won’t ruin ANYTHING about your big […]

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April 19, 2018

What to do if it rains on your wedding day

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Hey there beautiful bride-t0-be! It’s about that time that you’re in the process of preparing for your engagement session! I want you to have the best possible experience, so here’s 5 tips I recommend before, during, and after your session to help you make the most of it: BEFORE Clean your ring You want to […]

engagements, for brides

March 15, 2018

5 tips that will drastically improve your engagement session

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If you’re on the hunt for your perfect wedding gown, here’s 3 tips to keep in mind during your search: 1.Have an idea of what you want I think it’s important to have a general idea of what type of dress you’re interested in! Pinterest is a great resource or looking through wedding blogs like […]

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February 27, 2018

3 Tips for Finding Your Wedding Dress

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Albums take your images…your story…to a whole new level when you can hold it in your hands instead of staring at a screen! That’s why I’m so confident that wedding albums and prints will never go out of style. And why I’m SO excited to start offering them in our wedding packages- they’re timeless! If […]

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February 6, 2018

Why You Should Invest in a Wedding Album

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Has finding your bridesmaid dresses been a total pain in the rear end? If you’re anything like me, then the answer is yes. There’s so many options, it’s hard to know where to start! In hopes to helping you get off to the right foot & speed up your search, I asked all our previous […]

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January 23, 2018

Tips For Finding the Perfect Bridesmaid Dresses

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All images provided, styled, & designed by Ivory House Creative  Hello there beautiful bride-to-be! After you’ve picked your date & venue, you may start to consider Save the Dates. I was recently asked by a future bride if Save the Dates were necessary so I wanted to share our philosophy on Save the Dates: You […]

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January 11, 2018

Should we send Save the Dates?

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Hello you beautiful bride-to-be! We’ve recently had a few of our #monicabrownbrides ask about how the size of your bridal party will affect pictures so I just wanted to formally address the questions in a blog post in case anyone else had the same questions! First and foremost, we are strong believers in choosing people […]

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November 28, 2017

How to choose your Bridal Party