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Mod Wedding Dresses From 2019-20 Bridal Shows - Viktor and Rolf Model Wearing Mod Inspired Gown
Apr 16 2019

Mod Wedding Dresses Are One Of The Biggest Bridal Trends For 2019-20

From season to season, high-end bridal fashion shows always have patterns and trends. From smaller details to over-arching styles, there are always common elements that observers love to find. The 2019-2020 bridal fashion season has seen a number of similarities, from bows to jumpsuits to high necks to Meghan Markle-inspired everything. However, one trend that has been impossible to overlook is the rise of mod wedding dresses, pulling from the style sensation of the 1960s. This particular bridal trend is both unique and sweet, featuring touches from the past that...

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Blue Envelope For Wedding Invitation
Mar 22 2019

What Should And Shouldn’t Go In Your Wedding Invitation?

Header Image: Sarah Bradshaw Photography When it comes to wedding invitations, it can be surprisingly easy to forget key information that should be included. It actually happens to a fair amount of wedding couples. From small details to main instructions, this wedding planning mistake has happened plenty of times. Many couples also struggle with the etiquette of handling an adults-only ceremony, plus ones, and gift information. Here’s a guide on exactly what information should be included on your wedding invite, and what shouldn’t. Even if you’re doing something creative and different, this...

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winter wedding centerpieces
Dec 12 2018

10 Gorgeous Winter Wedding Centerpieces

Part of the excitement of planning your wedding is seeing all the work and decorations come together to make the vision you planned come to life. One of the more prominent decorations at any wedding is the table centerpiece. During various seasons, we see different flowers and elements being used, and some of our favorites are the winter wedding centerpieces. Here are some stunning ideas to inspire you.  1. A Frozen Rose One of the most beautiful and unique winter wedding centerpieces we've ever seen, this centerpiece uses a single rose frozen...

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maid of honor duties
Sep 18 2018

Everything You Need To Know About Maid Of Honor Duties

Getting asked to be the maid of honor is a big deal, and it says quite a lot about you. Being asked means that the bride believes you're a very special person in her life, as well as responsible, trustworthy, and organized enough to get the job done. But what exactly will your duties be? If you've never had this opportunity before, you might be wondering. Pre-Wedding Maid Of Honor Duties Outlined below are the maid of honor's duties before the wedding day. There's a lot of responsibilities, hosting, and planning. Basically,...

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wedding seating arrangment
Aug 21 2018

5 Wedding Seating Arrangement Mistakes To Avoid

Your wedding guest list has long been finished, and you've received all of your RSVPs. Now it's time to make your wedding seating arrangement. This is one of the areas of the wedding planning process that can be very stressful, since you'll want to please everyone—and trying to arrange 200-300 guests while pleasing them all can be a headache. If you're not careful, you may end up making some mistakes that can cause discomfort to some guests. This is a delicate part of the planning process requires some maneuvering. In order to help you...

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wedding guest list
Aug 13 2018

Wedding Guest List: Who Do I Invite To My Wedding?

Throughout the wedding planning process, there are always difficult decisions to make. What wedding venue should you choose? Who will be your wedding photographer? Do you want a band or a DJ? These are all important questions, but perhaps one of the toughest questions to answer is who do you invite to your wedding? Making your wedding guest list can be a headache, but our wedding industry professionals at Platinum know how to answer this. We're here to help you out with a great guideline you can follow—and hopefully this...

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bachelorette party ideas
Jul 31 2018

6 Fun And Exciting Bachelorette Party Ideas

After the engagement party and before you say your I do's, your girls are going to need to send you off with one last major bash. Your maid of honor and bridesmaids should be planning an all-out bachelorette party for you that is both fun and exciting—and with so many options, it's hard to go wrong! Here are some of our favorite bachelorette party ideas that we've heard our brides talk about. 1. Las Vegas There's a reason this comes first on our list. Las Vegas has long been a popular bachelorette party...

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tv marriage proposals
Jul 23 2018

Our 10 Favorite TV Marriage Proposals Of All Time

If you're TV addicts like us, then you probably love TV marriage proposals as much as we do. At Platinum Banquet Hall, when we fall in love with characters, it makes for much better television. And when they decide to get married, we usually cry! For years, we spend time with these characters, learning about them and following their storylines—and every now and then, two major characters decide to get hitched, and we fall head over heels! Since we're so into these big moments, we wanted to share our favorite...

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wedding dress shopping
Jul 09 2018

5 Things To Know When Wedding Dress Shopping

For many brides, saying "yes" to the dress is one of the most stressful aspects of wedding planning. It's certainly going to be more difficult than finding the perfect suit for the groom. You want every detail in the dress to be exactly perfect. Unless you've been wedding dress shopping before or you have some experienced friends helping you out, there are definitely some things you should know beforehand. At Platinum Banquet Hall, we've seen so many stunning wedding dresses that we wanted to offer some guidance for future brides....

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late-night wedding snacks
Jun 19 2018

13 Delicious Late-Night Wedding Snacks To Keep Your Party Going

It's just about 1 a.m. The DJ is still spinning your favorite hits and your guests are still rocking out with you on the dance floor—but there's just one more thing the night needs to end perfectly: late-night wedding snacks. Your guests have gotten themselves a great workout on the dance floor, and that means they've burned off a lot of the calories they ate earlier. Why not treat them to some late-night fuel them for that final stretch of the night? Here are 13 tasty treats that your guests will thank...

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