November, 2012

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“Brides are always looking for unique ways to inject their personality on their big day. This frame is great for getting the escort cards off the table & putting them right at your guests eye level for quick viewing. The best part is that after the big day, you can hang this frame at home to display pictures, recipe cards, notes & more.” – Melissa Brown of Styled by Melissa

You will need:
- Miter Saw or Manual Miter Box
- Tape Measure
- Pencil
- Wire Nippers or Sharp Gardening Sheers
- Staple Gun
- Hammer
- Wood Glue
- Wood Joiners
- Gloves
- Wood
- Poultry Netting

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Love is in the air at Sparkling Pointe. More than 20 years ago Tom & Cynthia Rosicki toasted their first date with a bottle champagne. About 10 years ago the couple purchased the property that now boasts an expansive vineyard & winery. Say "I do" on the estate & celebrate amidst all of the elegance of a French country manor, along with a tasting room, crystal chandeliers & vineyard views.

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After a prank that turned into a romantic proposal, Allyssa & Christopher, both longtime New Yorkers, knew they wanted to use the energy & excitement of New York City as the backdrop to their engagement session. The couple allowed for the city to inspire their photo session & let the spontaneity of the day bring energy to their stunning photos. Their love for the colors of fall foliage led them to Central Park, where the couple was able to capture the beauty of nature as the trees glowed with brilliant reds, yellows & oranges.

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Looking for a wedding theme that makes you stand out from the crowd? The Wedding Library by Claudia Hanlin is the perfect solution. This extensive & innovative wedding research boutique helps brides-to-be find talented & creative professionals, all in one convenient place. Hire a wedding planner, purchase products & research vendors in a chic & easy way.

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Hit all of the high notes with a melodious & memorable celebration. Bring your favorite love song into the decor of your wedding day by incorporating sheet music into table tops. The whites & creams of vintage-inspired paper couple with crisp black lines & musical notes for a simple, yet bold, color palette that pops. Guests will love dancing the night away to the sounds that inspire you as a couple.

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Melissa & Brendan both attended Stonehill College, but never met during their time there. It wasn’t until after they graduated when Melissa was vacationing on Cape Cod when her path crossed with Brendan. After seven years of dating, many vacations to the Cape & a proposal on Dennis Beach, the couple didn’t have to think twice about their wedding day locale.

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Happy Friday Brides! Now that the turkey has been carved & we are all feeling full, it's time to turn your eye away from harvest tones. There's holiday sparkle in the air & it's your time to shine with glittering nails & glowing skin. Fancy Black Soap from Hudson Made offers the creamy texture of goats milk, with hints of frankincense — the ideal way to pamper yourself with seasonal flair.

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For Connie & Dan's colorful celebration it was the combining of two cultures that created a wedding day to remember. Connie's Chinese heritage & traditions blended with Dan's Jewish customs, in a day where Ketubah signings & Yiddish dancers followed a traditional tea ceremony, making it a truly personal wedding day. Pops of red details were the perfect way to add to the liveliness & excitement of their celebration.

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Edgy meets elegant in Ginevra & Mike’s stunning engagement session. The couple’s stunning photos show the sweeter side of an urban setting, with textures & tones that perfectly compliment their rock ’n’ roll look. Seeing Ginevra & Mike cozying up amidst stone building facades, city gardens & coffee shops alike brings warmth to the chilly weather!

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Nothing can rain on your wedding day parade when The New York Tent Company is around. With a number of different styles of tents, plus flooring, they will help to make sure your tented celebration is fully covered. Offering chairs, lighting & linens, The New York Tent Company is a go-to for event rentals.