Finally he asked me, we are a gay couple planning a wedding in may 2016….i love to cross dress that is how we met at one of the conventions i attended last fall….now it is on to planning our day with family and friends…Jamie
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Choosing entertainment for your special event. There are so many factors to consider when choosing live entertainment. Do you want an instrumentalist, a soloist, a duo, a trio, a quartet, a mini big band? How do you know they will be reliable, likable and simply play the types of music and maybe even the specific songs you want to hear?
As with anything in life, do your homework and ask for what you…Continue
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With regards to tungsten versus platinum, the choice more often than not comes down to a man's close to home decision about the weight and cost of the ring.…Continue
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Whether it is an involvement wedding or a marriage, mothering Sunday celebration or a wedding, for decades, individuals are presenting their associates a silver band for any event. To remain exclusive, many…Continue
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FLASH SALE!!! If you haven't gotten your ticket to our couples social on Oct. 18th, you better grab them now (use code FLASHSALE1018 )while our tickets are on SALE! Sale ends on Tuesday at 11am.
We are a non-traditional expo located in DC! We pride ourselves on a stress free environment, good food, a complimentary drink, lots of gifts and treats, tips to planning your wedding, custom made tote bags, lots of inspiration, and good companies with other engaged couples!! We would love to…Continue
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If you are planning your wedding and are looking to meet some rad wedding vendors (minus the hard selling awkwardness) and get a lot of free gifts, food, and drinks, check out our couples social on October 18th in Washington DC! https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=18330411755
Added by Sarah Campbell on September 30, 2015 at 12:10pm — No Comments
Fall wedding season is upon us! The changing colors, and a crisp breeze in the air makes autumn a wonderful time to weave into your nuptials. Whether it is food or foliage, you can add wonderful wedding details by just embracing the moment.
PUMPKINS, PUMPKINS, PUMPKINS!!
When having a fall wedding, pumpkins should be somewhere. Traditional flower baskets are passé…
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Lighting 101 brought to you by NYC Wedding Lighting
You don't want to spend all that money on lighting for that special occasion? Then might as well have the cake without the frosting. Lighting in an event adds ambience, brings attention and creates the jaw dropping factor that people are looking for. Lighting is definitely a must have, especially when most events like receptions are held…Continue
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With the CDC reporting over 2.1 million marriages per year, you would think creating the perfect menu for your own nuptials would be easy. But with so much customization available it's easy to get bogged down, or not know where to begin. Here are some tips for seasonally appropriate choices all of your guests can appreciate.…Continue
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Choosing a wedding gown can seem overwhelming at first. Making a single selection from dozens of styles, lengths, and fabrics is…Continue
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On your wedding day you want every aspect to be just perfect, and many couples spend a great deal of time researching and planning the upcoming ceremony and the reception that follows. One of the larger costs associated with getting married, outside of the cost of your gown and honeymoon, is probably going to be the reception itself. For convenience, many couples choose to rent a hall because it is large enough and has facilities and supplies to accommodate all their guests in one location.…Continue
If the way to the heart is through the stomach, planning the perfect meal for your wedding should be the beginning of both a healthy marriage and appetite. Here are some favorite recipes to help you and your beloved start off your new lives in good taste.
If you've got a wedding coming up soon but haven't ironed out any of the details yet there's no reason to worry. With a 30 day window and some proper micromanagement, you can make sure your big day is as glorious as you had always hoped. Take charge and read on, there's no time to waste!
Figure out the Biggest Factors
You can't have a wedding without a venue, guests, or a budget. Find a venue that suits your theme, fits your budget, and can accommodate the amount of…Continue
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Deciding on a honeymoon destination can be daunting. After all, it is a once-in-a-lifetime event. And there are two tastes in travel to consider now. For the best of the west in honeymoons, consider one of these four Pacific honeymoon destinations. It is guaranteed…Continue
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In support of your new rights Opulent Events by Gracie would like to offer a special gift to the LGBT Community for anyone…Continue
Added by Gracie on June 30, 2015 at 2:31am — No Comments
It is hard to believe it took this long for marriage equality. It brings tears to my eyes that it is FINALLY legal in all 50 states!
Today made history and it is amazing. #loveislove
Added by Sarah Campbell on June 26, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
The honeymoon is an important rite of passage for most newlywed couples. It's the vacation after the stress of planning a wedding, and an introduction to a new life together. There are 'tried and true' honeymoon destinations that have been done to the point of predictability.…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on June 4, 2015 at 12:55pm — No Comments
A backyard reception is a beautiful and low-key way to save money on your wedding. It's a popular trend in weddings right now too. Making your special day memorable for yourself and others begins with a fun and lively reception. These tips will help you host the best event in a backyard…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on June 1, 2015 at 1:21pm — No Comments
If so, I’d love to hear about your wedding for a book I’m writing on lesbian weddings.
After getting married myself last month, I am really interested in how same-sex couples make their wedding days their own. My own wedding was full of personalisation and quirks that made it…
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