Monthly Archives: May 2021

Wedding Trends for 2021

By | 2021-03-26T15:38:40+00:00 May 14th, 2021|Vintage Wedding Planning|

2021 Wedding Trends With 2021 just beginning, we are so excited to share the new trends that come with the new year and with vintage weddings in 2021!  The Wedding Welcome Box We have heard of wedding welcome bags, now there is wedding welcome boxes! With everyone on the curve of making weddings socially safe with the worry of covid, hand sanitizer and masks are a must and obvious add on to your box. Some couples have their wedding date or initials monogrammed onto the mask and hand sanitizer to put a fun spin on it. You can also include in the box the program for the ceremony and reception, as well as small trinkets or samples of some of the bride and groom's favorite things. It can range from something simple as a water bottle and some local pastries to bottles of their favorite wine. The whole idea of [...]

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5 Things To Avoid for DIY Weddings

By | 2021-03-26T15:35:23+00:00 May 11th, 2021|Vintage Wedding Planning|

Things To Avoid for DIY Weddings Everyone wants to be able to save money when it comes to planning for your wedding. Wedding expenses can add up, and they add up fast. So wherever and whenever you can, people try to save money. A lot of people do this by either cutting out certain things or by doing it themselves! However, DIY sometimes can do more harm than good. Here is a list of 5 Things to avoid when deciding to DIY. DIY Wedding Dress Your wedding dress is something that is so incredibly special for your big day! Getting to go try on dresses with your friends and family is part of the fun! Why miss out? However, some people feel bold enough to try and create their own wedding dress. Unless you are a fashion designer or already well-versed in the world of creating your own clothes, it [...]

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New Trend: Reception Snacks!

By | 2021-03-26T15:32:56+00:00 May 7th, 2021|Vintage Wedding Planning|

Late Night Reception Snacks! When it comes to having a reception late into the night, your guests tend to start feeling snacky. Not everyone wants to have another full meal or maybe the food has already been  put away. Some late night snacks are the perfect remedy to keep your vintage wedding guests satisfied all night! Salty Wedding Snacks Salty foods are so yummy! And they are the perfect snack to pair with basically any beer. Here are some of our favorites that you can serve at your reception! You can have a fun popcorn bar that has an assortment of flavors that you can add on top of your popcorn. Like caramel, ranch, and even jalapenos! (Don’t knock it till you try it!) You can also serve soft pretzels with a side of melted cheese or some people enjoy mustard. Another popular one is french fries! Everyone loves french [...]

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Should You Get A Groom’s Cake?

By | 2021-03-26T15:29:54+00:00 May 4th, 2021|Vintage Wedding Planning|

What is a Grooms Cake, and Where Did It Come From? One of the most fun parts of planning a wedding, it is going to choose your wedding cake! You get to taste different flavors with different frostings and designs. A lot of people look forward to this part of wedding planning. As you are finishing up choosing what kind of cake you want, there is a question of deciding if you want a groom's cake or not. Grooms cake came from a long standing tradition where during Victorian weddings, three cakes were served. A slice of wedding cake, a slice of brides cake and a slice of grooms cake. Wedding cake was served to the guests, the brides cake was served to the bridesmaids and the groom's cake was served to the groomsmen. This tradition was adapted by southern grooms and brides, but put their own spin on it. [...]

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