October 2016

Month Archive

Go Ahead and Look!

Thoughts on the 'First-Look'

Most modern couples wholeheartedly embrace the romantic, age-old traditions that have been handed down through generations.  Exchanging of rings, being given away by their parents, having a ‘first-dance’: these and many more traditions are still part of the vast majority of weddings in the 21st century. However, one of the most well-known and emotionally climactic…

The Fake-Exit

What is the ‘fake-exit’ that you might have heard about?  And should you consider doing it?

The grand-exit of the bride and groom is a final farewell by wedding guests as the newlyweds leave the reception to spend their first night together as a married couple.  Traditionally, rice or birdseed was thrown on the exiting couple; although many modern weddings utilize other items such as sparklers, streamers, bells, bubbles, confetti, or…