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The Positive and Negative Effects of Social Media - How to Manage Wedding Client Expectations vs. Budget

Certified Wedding Planner Society

In an era dominated by social media, its influence permeates every aspect of our lives, including the wedding industry. As couples embark on the exciting journey of planning their big day, managing expectations versus budget has become an intricate dance. This blog will explore the positive and negative effects of social media, and how to manage wedding/client expectations, while offering insight on overcoming the common hurdle of "sticker shock.

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Party People: A Conversation with Caitlinn Mahar-Daniels

Canvas Weddings

Today’s guest has a special place in my heart – she’s been a big part of the New York chapter of my life. When I first moved to New York and worked as a venue manager while I was getting to know the area, Caitlinn shot one of the first weddings I worked on in that space. And on the New Year’s Eve before I decided to get back into the planning game as Canvas Weddings…I was with Caitlinn.

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The Practical Guide to Short-Term Wedding Planning

The Road to Marriage

Life moves fast. And sometimes, so do wedding plans. Perhaps time got away from you or plans took longer to put in motion. Whatever the reason, planning a wedding in less than six months comes with challenges. The good news is I’m here to guide you through it all. Here, I’ll share my tried-and-true strategies to help you navigate the challenges and make the most of this exciting time.

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Wedding Budget Essentials: How much does Wedding Photography, Stationery, Entertainment, and Cake Cost?

Verve Event Co

Welcome back to Part FOUR of our wedding budget breakdown series! If you've been following along, you know we've been peeling back the layers of wedding budgets, and today, we're diving into 4 more main wedding budget categories you definitely want to think about when creating your wedding budget. Sure, we've covered the big-ticket items in previous episodes (you can catch up on part 1 , part 2 , and part 3 here), but now it’s time to shine a spotlight on 4 wedding budget essentials you need to

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Your Wedding’s Guardian Angel: The Day of Wedding Coordinator Explained

Weddings From The Heart

On your journey to saying “I do,” you’ve dreamed, planned, and made arrangements to create your dream wedding. But all of these details don’t just automatically fall into place. Enter the unsung hero of weddings – the Day of Wedding Coordinator.

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The Top 106 Father Daughter Dance Songs To Play At Your Wedding

Green Wedding Shoes

photo by Thistle Wood Photography with planning + design by Cedarwood Weddings Father daughter dances are a staple at weddings. They represent the connection between two people who have spent their whole lives together. With that being said, planning one can be a challenge. Here are 106 father daughter dance songs that will help you nail the perfect song for your big day.

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How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Pool? (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Pool venues on Peerspace cost on average between $75 — $200 per hour. See pool venues in your area First of all, why rent a pool? Rent a pool with ease (and a bit of fun!) on Peerspace What types of pools can I book on Peerspace? How much does it cost to rent a pool? Did you know that you could rent a private pool by the hour? Pools make it easy to beat the heat and have a swimmingly great time.

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The Rise of Wedding Content Creators in San Diego: What You Need to Know!

Willmus Weddings

When it comes to planning your wedding , you might already have a list of traditional vendors in mind, like planners, photographers, videographers, and florists. These experts are essential in bringing your special day to life. However, in the age of social media and digital content, there's a new player in the wedding industry that's been trending lately: wedding content creators!

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This Earthy + Ethereal Los Angeles Wedding Was A Modern, Romantic Design Dream

Green Wedding Shoes

The story of how Giselle + Raeshon found each other in college is something straight out of the dreamiest rom com. Stunning + unique wedding day style. Meaningful traditions. And yes, there was a romantic milkshake moment to pay tribute to their very first encounter This incredible silver pearl baroque lapel pin was a DIY creation! See the rest of this post → The post This Earthy + Ethereal Los Angeles Wedding Was A Modern, Romantic Design Dream appeared first on Green Wedding Shoes.

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Warm, Earthy Wedding in the Malibu Mountains

Ruffled

In the heart of the Malibu mountains, Nicole George Events orchestrated a wedding that seamlessly intertwined with the surrounding landscape’s warm, earthy palette. From the contemporary invitations to the rustic ceremony arch and seating chart, every detail reflected the natural beauty of the hills and valleys.

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13 Event Planning Tips — The Do’s and Don’ts Straight from the Pros (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Event venues on Peerspace typically cost $50 — $350 per hour. See unique event venues Need some can’t-miss event planning tips to help you pull off your next big gathering with style and poise? We get it. Planning an event can be an incredibly stressful task for anyone — no matter your level of expertise. Even the most experienced veterans can (and should) anticipate bumps along the way because that’s just the nature of the job.

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A Black Tie Affair With a Floral Twist at Bar Mansion in Austin

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”]Sage green, ivory, and blush tones[/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”]The vision for the wedding was Garden Party Gala: a black tie affair with a floral twist. Guests were encouraged to wear pastels and floral patterns in their formalwear while enjoying an almost completely outdoor event.

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A Vibrant Boho Elopement in the Southern California Desert

Green Wedding Shoes

Kate + Brendan’s remote and romantic wedding day was a total desert dream. See the rest of this post → The post A Vibrant Boho Elopement in the Southern California Desert appeared first on Green Wedding Shoes.

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A Santorini Destination Wedding that’s Pink Perfection

Ruffled

What’s a Santorini destination wedding without the azure seas, whitewashed cliffs, and pops of pink? Santorini isn’t just a destination; it’s a love affair waiting to happen, and what better way to celebrate than with a splash of pink?

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12 Fun Wig Party Ideas For Your Crew (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Event venues on Peerspace typically cost $50 — $150 per hour. See unique event venues Wig parties have become super popular for bachelorette parties and other events in recent years. After all, who doesn’t love throwing on some wild neon hair and letting loose? To help you plan your own wig-tastic gathering, here’s a list of 12 fun wig party ideas that’ll create some hair-raising excitement!

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This Beautiful Celebration for a Well-Deserving Couple Facing Adversity Will Move You to Tears

Love Inc. Mag

In the heart of Long Beach, amid the elegance of The Ebell , a remarkable love story unfolded as Elizabeth and Candace exchanged vows, surrounded by the warmth of family, friends, and cherished memories. Gifted by Wish Upon a Wedding , their journey to this day was a testament to love's enduring strength and unwavering commitment. Wish Upon a Wedding gifts weddings to couples who are facing terminal illness.

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Eight Fast Facts from the Pinterest Predicts Agency Insights Guide

Event Marketer: B to C Events

How agencies can use Pinterest’s trend report to help clients stay ahead of the curve In a world moving at the speed of culture, brands not only have to maintain relevance, they need to stay ahead of the next big thing—a task they often charge their agencies with. It can be a daunting effort, but a new Pinterest Predicts Agency Insights Guide released last month in the U.S., UK and Canada was developed to lighten the load.

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Modern Romance On The Shores Of Cyprus

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”]We used only black and white at this lovely wedding for a very sleek and modern feel.[/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”]The couple wanted something that would make an impact on their guests from the moment that they walked in. The vision was to be incredibly romantic and very modern and clean.

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11 Unique Art Show Display Ideas (2024)

Peerspace

Answered Event venues on Peerspace typically cost $50 — $350 per hour. See unique event venues Looking for art show display ideas for your next exhibit? An art show display is essentially a vendor booth used to display your crafts or artwork at a fair, sidewalk shop, or another public event space. The type of display you set up, however, depends on your craft and target market.

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This Beautiful Celebration for a Well-Deserving Couple Facing Adversity Will Move You to Tears

Love Inc. Mag

In the heart of Long Beach, amid the elegance of The Ebell , a remarkable love story unfolded as Elizabeth and Candace exchanged vows, surrounded by the warmth of family, friends, and cherished memories. Gifted by Wish Upon a Wedding , their journey to this day was a testament to love's enduring strength and unwavering commitment. Wish Upon a Wedding gifts weddings to couples who are facing terminal illness.

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The Brief: AI Flavor Art and a Chicken WcNuggets

Event Marketer: B to C Events

FIVE THINGS TO KNOW THIS WEEK This week’s hot takes on hot topics in experiential marketing cover AI flavor art, a weighty brand misstep and the opening of “WcDonald’s.” MCDONALD’S MAKES AN ANIME PLAY Interest in anime is booming, and McDonald’s is staking its claim in the consumer passion point with a multifaceted “WcDonald’s” campaign unveiled last week.

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Bold Colors Inspired By A Tube Of Gucci Lipstick

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”The Inspiration”] The entire design created and executed by Rachael Ellen Events , including the florals, was inspired by a tube of Gucci lipstick. The bold colors and florals, reflected even in Pola’s dress, were an homage to springtime in Italy. [/field] [field title=”Wedding Colors”] The colors were bold reds, pinks, and yellows, with romantic greens to complement the natural beauty surrounding the Villa.

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The Bell Tower Nashville Wedding

Wildflower Wedding Planning

This Bell Tower Nashville Wedding showcases how a historic church can be a beautiful space to host a union filled with love and dedication.

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Saturday Selection: Retreat to Nature Weddings

One Fab Day

From castle ruins to handsome manors, the retreat to nature weddings in this week's Saturday Selection feature breathtaking scenery and real style.

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Q&A: Verizon’s VP-Sponsorships Talks NHL Partnership, Enhanced Fan Experiences

Event Marketer: B to C Events

“When it comes to the impacts to fans and activations, we’re going to start treating this at the same level that we treat the NFL. We’re showing up big at the NHL Stadium Series; we have big plans for the draft and the Stanley Cup. When the calendar of the NFL wraps up, we still have three or four months of probably the most exciting time with hockey to keep up that momentum we have.

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A Wedding Photographer Becomes The Bride for This Pastel Garden Party Southern Wedding

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”] We utilized a color palette based off the tones I see most in when editing wedding galleries as a Photographer. The pinks and peaches from the skin tones and the greens and blues from the sky and grass. [/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”]I wanted an upscale garden party vibe.

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Why do cis-het men’s vows suck lately?

Offbeat Wed

Was this the year of wedding vows from hell? Like mean, horribly inappropriate, want to die of secondhand embarrassment kind of wedding vows? A comedy teacher reacts to the latest wave of "wedding roasts" and what to do instead.

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Wedding Budget Advice: 27 Unexpected Wedding Costs

One Fab Day

To avoid a shock with last minute spend, we have the low down with these unexpected Wedding Costs you mightn't have thought of.

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FX and Nobu Partner on Experiences to Give Consumers a Taste of the World of ‘Sh?gun’

Event Marketer: B to C Events

“When we’re building a campaign, we definitely want to make sure we cast a wide net, but for something like ‘Shōgun,’ we also need to craft specific messaging and engagements so that they feel customized to the audience. It is a delicate outreach when you’re talking about a historical drama because there could be one wrong move and you lose their interest.

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Chicago Rooftop Wedding Lush With Thousands of Pink Roses!

Style Me Pretty

[section title=”The Planning”] [field title=”Wedding Colors”]Blush pink and ivory, with green and gold accents [/field] [field title=”Design / Vibe / Vision”]The vision was to create an airy and ethereal indoor-outdoor experience with a romantic, ‘enchanted floral fairy tale’ vibe. To bring their vision to life, they created an outdoor garden on the rooftop of Chicago’s Navy Pier for the ceremony, overlooking Lake Michigan.

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Top 8 Hospitality Platforms for Events and Consumer Experiences

Eventtia

Events play a crucial role in building strong connections between brands, their consumers and suppliers. Also, they help boost brand awareness, generate new leads, acquire new customers, and increase customer life-time value. For example, a luxury retail brand can improve its image and market presence by inviting VIP guests and influencers to an international event.