16 Tips For Planning A Sweet Sixteen

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 | Filed under: Milestone Birthday, Party Entertainment, Party Favors, Party Planning, Sweet Sixteen | author: By Keith Sly,    

16 Tips For A Sweet SixteenTurning 16 is an exciting time for any teenage girl, as it marks the transition from childhood to adulthood. To honor and celebrate the birthday girl in a big way, the event planners at The Manor share 16 tips for planning a sweet sixteen to ensure a delightful celebration everyone can remember for years to come.
Read more…

How To Plan A Post-Wedding Brunch

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 | Filed under: Post-Wedding Brunch, Wedding Breakfast, wedding ideas | author: By Keith Sly,    

Post Wedding BrunchThe morning following your wedding is the ideal time for you and your guests to recuperate and refuel. A post-wedding brunch is an ideal way to bring close family and friends together again but in a quieter and more intimate setting, while happily sharing stories from your wedding day over warm, syrupy pancakes and mimosas. Today, post-wedding brunches are a popular trend to conclude a wedding. The wedding planners at The Manor dish out how you can plan the perfect post-wedding brunch.
Read more…

Skin Care Steps For Perfect Wedding Day Skin

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding Day, wedding ideas, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Skin Care Tips For Brides
With months of wedding planning the décor, cuisine, and floral arrangements, if you are a bride-to-be, you may be neglecting the importance of self-preservation, moreover, taking care of your skin for the big day. Most brides do not wake up the morning of their wedding with radiant and glowing skin. Instead, the secret lies in the preparation leading up to your nuptials. The wedding planners at The Manor share the following skin care tips for every bride-to-be to ensure you look your absolute best for the big day.

Read more…

Wedding Trend: Cupcakes vs. Wedding Cake

Thursday, April 5th, 2018 | Filed under: Wedding Cakes, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Cupcake vs CakeDeciding on the flavor of the wedding cake is a minor feat in regards to the entire scope of your wedding planning; often the yummy cake-tasting adventure makes up for it. But today, couples can jump on the bandwagon by offering your guest’s alternatives to the traditional tiered, butter cream frosted, wedding cake. With artisan varieties in all flavors and textures, a hot new trend fresh out of the oven and on to your wedding dessert table are cupcakes! And these cupcakes are not your average Funfetti or Betty Crocker brand. The wedding planners at The Manor dish on the benefits of serving this decadent dessert at your upcoming wedding.
Read more…

How To Throw The Ultimate Surprise Party

Thursday, March 29th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal Shower, Party Planning, Retirement Party, Surprise Party | author: By Keith Sly,    

How To Throw A Surprise Party
Opting for a surprise birthday party, bridal or baby shower or retirement party creates a fun and hard-to-keep secret during the party planning phase and a lasting memory once pulled off. Although it seems simple, several factors go into planning a surprise party. Event planners at The Manor offer tips and tricks to execute, and most importantly, keep your party a secret.

Read more…

Wedding Trend: Not Having A Bridal Party

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal party, wedding planning, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

Traditionally, couples consider bridal parties a necessity for their wedding. Whether for legitimate or more superstitious reasons, the bridal party became interlinked with most ceremonies for centuries. Bridal parties started because weddings required witnesses to make a marriage official but the necessity of a wedding party extended into folklore as well. Bridesmaids also wore white to “trick” the evil spirits away from the bride-to-be, warding off any bad luck that could potentially enter the bride’s life.
Read more…

How To Choose The Best Wedding Gift

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 | Filed under: Style Alert, Wedding etiquette, wedding gifts | author: By Keith Sly,    

The Manor How To Choose The Best Wedding Gift
Did you know the national average is now approximately $30,000? The cost of a wedding rises each year, but not just for the couple set to wed. If you receive a wedding invitation there are important logistics to keep in mind before you RSVP “yes.” As a guest, it’s important to take into account costs for attire, travel, hotel accommodations, and the wedding gift. Although no specific etiquette exists for wedding gifts, a thoughtful and well-planned wedding gift can wish the newlyweds well during this new chapter in their lives together. The wedding planners at The Manor have some guidelines and suggestions for selecting the best wedding gift to give the honorary couple.
Read more…

How To Pick The Perfect Wedding Veil

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridal Veils, wedding dress, Wedding Fashions, wedding ideas, Wedding Veils | author: By Keith Sly,    

 

How to choose a wedding veil

One of the oldest bridal traditions is wearing a wedding veil. Once a symbol of chastity and purity, brides wore veils in ancient wedding rituals. Today, 65% of brides choose to wear a veil on their big day and while many wedding traditions have changed, veils are still a sought-after accessory to complete the wedding day ensemble. But how do you find the best veil to coordinate with the silhouette of your wedding gown? Wedding planners at The Manor share with you the latest bridal fashion trends in order to select the perfect veil that will transform the appearance of each blushing bride.
Read more…

Including Tweens In Your Wedding Party

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 | Filed under: Bridesmaids, wedding ideas, wedding party, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Tweens In Your Wedding Having young teenagers (or tweens) in your wedding is very exciting for the junior members, but can become challenging for brides and grooms alike. It can be particularly difficult to exclude eleven through sixteen-year-old if they are close family members or the child of an important friend. Certain couples may feel tweens may lack the maturity necessary to fulfill the role of the bridal party, but that children are too old to be a traditional ring bearer or flower girl.

Wedding planners at The Manor can include youngsters into your wedding to make for the most memorable, enthusiastic and energized attendees. By entrusting preteens with unique roles, couples give them a chance to help you shine in the center spotlight.
Read more…

Wedding Trends: Types of Wedding Venues

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 | Filed under: Destination Wedding, Events Venue, Outdoor Venue, Outdoor Wedding, Wedding Venues | author: By Keith Sly,    


Choosing the right wedding venue is a critical decision when planning one of the biggest days of your life. From holding a small reception in a vineyard to a savvy city rooftop, a church ceremony to an exotic beach destination, to indoor or outdoor, how can couples easily decide on their ideal wedding location? The wedding planners at The Manor can best help couples sift through pros and cons of each venue finding couples an ideal wedding venue for their upcoming wedding.
Read more…

To make an appointment with a banquet manager, please contact us at 973-325-2060.