Bridal Boutique 2022

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You’ve planned your wedding. You have the venue, the photographer, the music, the catering, and the dress. Now comes the fun. You get to accessorize. What shoes go with your dress? What jewelry? The accessories can tell the story that you want to tell on your special day.

Confection Affection

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Every new wedding season brings with it exciting trends. Of course, the tastiest of trends is wedding cake choices. Mmm! Just the idea is enough to tingle those tastebuds and make your mouth water. Let’s review some of the hottest wedding cake trends for 2022 that can take the cake portion of your special day from boring and traditional to delectable and unforgettable.

Planning for Perfection

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Today’s wedding planners have educated themselves on best practices and problem-solving techniques to navigate these turbulent times and the ripple effect that has affected the events industry.

Love is in Bloom

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There are two contrasts in wedding flower trends for 2022: go big or focus on the more minor details. As the current trend for intimate weddings is likely to continue, couples want to trade up and go all out with their wedding flowers while making every guest feel special even after the pandemic.

Pampering in Progress

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You’ve likely been dreaming about this day for a very long time. It’s your one chance to get it right. The hair. The makeup. Your skin. Here are a few tips for Bridal Beauty to ensure your special day is truly special.

Making it Official 2022

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Your wedding day is the most romantic day of your life. Don’t let the unnecessary evils of paperwork put a damper on the day. Make sure you and your future spouse are prepared. There are 100 counties in North Carolina and a marriage license can be obtained in any one of them.

Capture the Moment

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Weddings! Your engagement ring has as many facets as it makes your choice of a wedding photographer. There are as many photography choices to be dealt with after that selection as there are petals on a bouquet of forget-me-not daisies. So hang on to your veil. It’s going to be a wild ride!

Maid for Each Other

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Bridesmaids have long been part of the wedding pomp and circumstance. With some debate, the history of bridesmaids can be dated back to Biblical times when some brides were known to have their maids of the servant variety.