January, 2024

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Know Your Worth: Educating Your Couples On Your Pricing

Certified Wedding Planner Society

Effectively educating and communicating your worth to your couples is crucial for the success of your wedding planning business. Planning a wedding is filled with excitement, but it is also filled with making decisions, managing details, and stress. This is where a Certified Wedding Planner steps in, orchestrating every aspect of your couples special day.

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Brain Dumping for Event Professionals: Part One, Identifying and Organizing Stressors

Planning Pod

Are you an event pro struggling to stay organized? If that’s the case, you’re not alone. With so many tasks and deadlines , disorganization is a pain for even the most seasoned professionals. Are you constantly jumping between time-sensitive projects and things you think you should be doing? Or cramming your brain with mental post-its? If so, you’re not doing any favors for your business or your mental health.

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Cracking the Code: Key Wedding Terminologies Every Couple Should Know

Weddings From The Heart

Embarking on your journey to “happily ever after” is more than just vows and rings followed by a big party – it comes with its own unique language. As you step into the world of wedding planning, you’ll encounter a labyrinth of wedding terminologies and expressions that might seem like a foreign language at first.

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You’d Never Know Tornado Warnings Were Issued Right Before This Cape Cod Wedding!

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”] The wedding colors were blush, peach, and cerulean. [/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”]Christiana and Kyle and their team focused on the combination of textures, patterns, and colors to bring a tropical twist to the classic Cape Cod vibe, and they perfectly succeeded!

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Sundance 2024: How Nine Brands Brought Experiential Marketing to the Mountains

Event Marketer: B to C Events

Filmmakers, actors, storytellers and, yes, marketers gathered in Park City, UT, for the 40 th annual Sundance Film Festival, Jan. 18-28, where brand activity has become nearly as ubiquitous as the event’s premieres and panels. The 2024 festival included some fresh strategies and brand shake-ups, with Adobe and UTA carving out dedicated brand spaces on Main Street for the first time, and Cotopaxi taking the place of Canada Goose as a sustaining sponsor and the event’s Official Outerwear Jacket.

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21 Incredible New Wedding Venues in Ireland for 2024

One Fab Day

From a cool gallery space and rustic barns, to a glam Granary and a tin chapel, these are the hottest new wedding venues in Ireland for 2024, 2025 and beyond!

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55 Creative and Unique Wedding Favor Ideas For Guests in 2024

Green Wedding Shoes

custom matchbox favors for guests: PicturePerfectPapier on Etsy Your wedding guests are traveling far and wide to celebrate your big day, and we’ve rounded up the best wedding favors and unique gift ideas to help you show your appreciation! creative mini bubble candle favors: fanushome on Etsy photo: Victoria Carlson custom jam jars: SouthernJamsandJelly on Etsy photo: Hazelwood Photo, as seen in this barn wedding with gemstone accents | boho healing crystals: MysticHippy on Etsy unique we

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A Countdown of Our 10 Most Popular Posts of 2023

Weddings From The Heart

Video by Eastflower99 via Pixabay Welcome to my roundup of the previous year’s most popular content! As we bid farewell to another year, it’s time to unveil the curtain on our digital hall of fame – the top 10 most popular posts of 2023.

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Citrus-Inspired Summer Wedding in the Gardens of Salisbury Mansion

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”]Pastel shades of pinks and blues with lush orchids and roses with citrus notes accompanied by lots of fresh florals and greenery.[/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”] Welcome to an enchanted wedding nestled in the gardens of Salisbury Mansion, located in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa.

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The Brief: Karaoke Gondolas and AI Experience Centers

Event Marketer: B to C Events

FIVE THINGS TO KNOW THIS WEEK This week’s hot takes on hot topics in experiential cover the world’s first karaoke gondola, Tropicana’s splash at CES and Swifties duped by AI. ORANGE YOU GLAD TROPICANA MADE IT TO CES? We hit the ground in Vegas last week for the 56 th annual CES to hunt for fresh booth trends and design tactics. And amid the sea of endemic brands exhibiting AI-powered products and services was none other than Tropicana—and a decidedly anti -artificial intelligence strategy.

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A Vintage Porsche and a Magical Castle Setting: Christopher & Elisha

One Fab Day

Featuring an elegant monochrome colour palette and a vintage Porsche, Christopher and Elisha celebrated as newlyweds in the picture-perfect Castle Bellingham.

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Understanding Private Venues Inside & Out

Certified Wedding Planner Society

In a world where couples seek unique and personalized experiences, private wedding venues have emerged as the canvas for crafting unforgettable moments. As wedding planners, mastering the nuances of these exclusive settings is not just a skill; it's a strategic advantage. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the significance of private wedding venues and explore the key considerations that can elevate your planning game.

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125 Best Questions for Couples – Tested Q’s To Deepen Your Relationship

Green Wedding Shoes

photo by Jillian Rose Photography Whether you’re a brand new couple or more seasoned love birds, there’s nothing that sparks the romance in a relationship like a little conversation — and we’re rounding up the best couples questions to get you talking! photo by Sheena Shahangian photo by Torez Marguerite photo by Sheena Shahangian photo by Sheena Shahangian photo by Kami LaLonde photo by Light Sky Photography photo by Hey Honey Photography photo via Unsplash photo by Light Sky

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14 Creative Pop-Up Shop Ideas (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Event venues on Peerspace typically cost $50 — $350 per hour. Search unique event venues Looking for creative pop-up shop ideas to set you apart from the crowd? A pop-up shop is the way to go if you have a product launch or simply want to introduce your brand to customers on a more tangible, personal level. No matter your goals — increasing sales or brand awareness, building a larger community, introducing a new product, or entering a new geographical market — you can achieve them using

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Contemporary Sophistication Comes to Life at Castle Leslie Estate in Ireland

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”The Inspiration”] The union of timeless elegance and contemporary sophistication comes to life at Castle Leslie. The inspiration behind this enchanting wedding editorial is a love story that defies the ages, a narrative where every detail plays a pivotal role in telling a tale of eternal romance.

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Executive Q&A: The Strategy Behind Adobe on Main at Sundance Film Festival

Event Marketer: B to C Events

For a creative brand like Adobe, Sundance Film Festival is a hot-spot in a cold spot to reach filmmakers and creatives that utilize the brand’s tools daily to deliver works of cinematic art. Over the last 13 years as a lead sponsor, Adobe has leveraged the festival as a platform to merge product announcements with events and CSR missions to help tell a cohesive story about its brand and mission.

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How to Deal With Rain on Your Wedding Day

One Fab Day

Worried about rain on your wedding day? We've rounded up our top 10 tips for protecting your style and taking great rainy day wedding photos.

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Celebrating Love: The Ultimate Guide to Renewing Your Wedding Vows in San Diego

Willmus Weddings

Renewing your wedding vows is a great way to refresh the love and commitment shared with your partner. And where better to celebrate this reaffirmation of love other than in The Finest City? San Diego is a coastal charm and serene beauty, making it an ideal destination for renewing your wedding vows. More and more couples are embracing this beautiful ceremony and for some good reasons—Vow renewal ceremonies are a sweet way for you and your partner to make new promises that reflect where you are

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124 Songs to Walk Down the Aisle To

Green Wedding Shoes

photo by Madison Katlin Photography as seen in this Disco Meets Boho Wedding Selecting music for your wedding day is one of the most fun and meaningful parts of your day! And selecting your song to walk down the aisle to? SUCH A FUN ONE! Have you dreamed about walking down the aisle to a certain song or artist? Or maybe you haven’t but it’s time to start imagining what song will play when you walk down the aisle!

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How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Venue for a Party? (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Party venues on Peerspace cost on average $135 per hour. See party venues Why rent a venue for a party? How to rent a venue for a party Types of venue rentals available for parties How much does it cost to rent a venue for a party? How much does it cost to rent a venue for a party? It’s a question you’re bound to ask at some point.

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A Harmonious Blend of Vintage and Contemporary Fashion at Villa Pizzo in Lago Di Como, Italy

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”The Inspiration”]The picturesque backdrop of mountains and the serene lake, combined with the villa’s unique charm at Villa Pizzo, set the stage for an ethereal atmosphere, creating a truly magical experience. The couple even enjoyed a boat ride amidst this scenic view, adding a touch of romance to the overall experience.

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Sampling: Seedlip Shares Five Insights on the Booming Non-alcoholic Spirits Movement

Event Marketer: B to C Events

“I think for our category more than any other category, that real-life experience is of critical importance. And these are intuitively easy-to-understand products, but it is important to have that ‘first great sip,’ we like to call it, to build that advocacy and to make people believers in the proposition. It’s good as a brand to be able to kind of control that.

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A Stylish Sun-Kissed Wedding in Malaga: Gretta & Paul

One Fab Day

A stylish wedding in Malaga at Hacienda Nadales featuring two epic bridal looks, phenomenal florals, a spectacular ceremony spot, and a dreamy reception full of fairy lights

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How Much Do Wedding Invitations Cost?

Joy

The average cost of wedding invitations is $5-$8 per guest , which equates to $500-$800 for a wedding stationery suite for 100 guests. A wedding invitation helps set the stage for your big day. It’s guests’ first glimpse at whether you’re having a casual backyard BBQ, semiformal garden party, or black-tie affair in a hotel ballroom. It indicates the where and when and previews the look and feel of your wedding day — and a small style detail that can pack a big punch.

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Currently Crushing On….This Sequin Bridal Shirt!

Green Wedding Shoes

Welcome to currently crushing on! Where we bring you our favorite fashion and bridal products we are currently obsessed with and think you’ll love as well! Today’s edition? This Sylvester Sequin Shirt. See the rest of this post → The post Currently Crushing On… This Sequin Bridal Shirt! appeared first on Green Wedding Shoes.

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11 Special 50th Anniversary Party Ideas (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Event venues on Peerspace typically cost between $50 — $350 per hour. Search unique event venues Looking for special 50th-anniversary party ideas that celebrate a long-lasting couple? We get it: 50 years of marriage is no small feat! Celebrate the longevity of a special couple’s love with an anniversary party that will honor a unique relationship.

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We’ve Found This Year’s Hottest Wedding Gift Idea–The Motion Books

Style Me Pretty

Chances are you put a lot of thought into who you were going to hire to film your wedding video, but have you even considered what you’re going to do with it once they send you the file? You’ll probably watch it once or twice together, then post the edited version to Instagram. But doesn’t one of the most important investments from your big day deserve a little better?

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Executive Q&A: Inside Crayola Creativity Week

Event Marketer: B to C Events

Crayola’s just-wrapped “Creativity Week,” now in its third year, provides free learning resources for parents and educators to spark kids’ creativity in the classroom. But the brand’s evp of marketing, Victoria Lozano, says it’s not limited to art class. “Where we see the most implementation is in classrooms, and it’s specifically focused on using creativity to help kids learn across subjects,” she says.

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Romantic Beringer Winery Wedding

Lovely Day Events

Emily and Sasha’s Beringer Winery wedding was romantic, fun, and filled with pops of blue. Every detail and decision was carefully discussed, resulting in a wedding that represented each of their styles separately and as a couple. They were truly a joy to work with because they were so incredibly kind, appreciative of all the advice from their vendors, and trusted the wedding planning process.

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Enchanting Nantucket Engagement Session

Lauren Baker Photography

Nantucket is an island off the coast of Cape Cod, MA that is equal parts opulent, quaint, and charming. It’s also where I took Carolyn and Clark’s enchanting engagement photos session. Carolyn has deep-rooted ties to the island – her family has a summer house there. And since they started dating, Nantucket has become one of Clark’s favorite places to be.

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29 Most Comfortable Heels for a Stylish Work and Play Look

Green Wedding Shoes

comfortable platform heels: Loeffler Randall You know the old adage: beauty is pain? Not with these comfy heels! Here at GWS, we’re big fans of shoes — which means we also know the struggle of a painful stiletto. That’s why we made it our mission to round up the most comfortable heels for all styles! comfortable wedge heels: Dolce Vita comfortable strappy heels: Reformation comfortable suede high heels: INEZ comfortable suede high heels: Mavette comfortable designer high heels: Manol