The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island Weddings

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Of course, I am supposed to be researching future vacation destinations but instead my arrow makes it’s way to the “Weddings” section on any hotel website. Today I wondered over to the wedding page of the Florida resort, The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island and fell in LOVE. This gorgeous beachfront hotel hosts a ton of [...]

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Tampa Outdoor Wedding Location: Davis Island Garden Club

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The Davis Island Garden Club is great Tampa wedding location. The Club can host up to 175 guests and has a waterfront, outdoor wedding ceremony area with a quaint little gazebo. Aside from a gorgeous setting, this wedding venue is in very close proximity to quite a few hotels for your out of town guests [...]

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Pink & Gold Escort Card or Placecard Wedding Ideas


I love what I do and lucky for me wherever I go… in my everyday life or online I get a ton of questions about weddings. My absolute favorite are the challenges… whether it is “what do I do about XYZ problem?” or a creative challenge, it is fun for me. Today someone asked me [...]

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Destination Honeymoon! Greece

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Anytime I see a photograph of Greece my heart flutters a little bit. I have never been there and I am absolutely dying to go. My wonderful cousin, Keren Ayoun (a wedding planner & travel agent based in Israel with Lifetime Discovery) is back again! Last time she gave us a bit of a virtual [...]

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Round-up Time: New York Fashion Week Wedding Inspiration, Blake & Ryan Wed and More!


This week on the Safari: Romantic wedding ceremony wording: We LOVE the Apache Wedding Blessing Celeb Weddings: Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds southern wedding location Wedding inspiration from the runways at New York Fashion Week: Tadashi Spring 2013 Collection and  Reem Acra 2013 Collection Pattern Play: Inspiration for patterns and wedding colors from Amy Atlas A Monique Lhuillier [...]

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My Best Wedding Advice


I have been in the event industry for over 10 years and have been planning weddings (almost exclusively) for over 7 years… and here is what I think I would call my best advice yet:      Photographs by 1313 Photography of our lovely Dress Safari Safari Stylist, Whitney Press and her adorable husband Jeff, [...]

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Beyond Chevron… Gorgeous Patterns That Will Inspire You

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Absolutely amazed by this fantastic post and pattern infographic by event designer, Amy Atlas. We often talk about using fabrics as wedding decor inspiration… well, this handy little guide might just inspire your wedding design and/or color scheme. Enjoy! Image by Amy Atlas

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