wedding ideas

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.
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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.
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Best of 2017 Wedding Tips

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 | Filed under: Seasonal Wedding, wedding ideas, Wedding Planners, wedding planning, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Knowles-2017 Wedding TipsAs the days wind down in 2017 and we approach 2018, The Manor reflects on all the happy newlyweds who tied the knot in 2017, and excited couples who plan to wed at The Manor in 2018. In 2017, our wedding planner delivered our readers popular trends and new takes on old traditions for you to enjoy.
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How To Have A Unique Wedding Guest Book

Thursday, November 9th, 2017 | Filed under: Guest Books, Wedding guests, wedding ideas | author: By Keith Sly,    

Guest Book
In a world inspired by thousands of creative ideas on social networks, the usual wedding guest book seems rather plain and boring. For your upcoming wedding, why not create a beautiful twist on a beloved tradition? The wedding planners at The Manor share creative ideas for how to collect signatures with these popular wedding guest book trends.

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How To Set The Date Of Your Wedding

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 | Filed under: Holiday Wedding, Wedding Date, wedding ideas, Wedding Invitations, Wedding Planners, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

After the blissful excitement of getting engaged, not too soon after will friends and family begin to ask, “When’s the wedding?” With the national average engagement lasting about 15 months, selecting the date of your wedding can be stressful. Before you mail out your save-the-dates, the wedding planners at The Manor share important factors to consider in this step-by-step guide to selecting the date of your wedding.
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How To Give The Best Wedding Speech

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 | Filed under: wedding ideas, wedding planning, Wedding Speech | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding SpeechThe maid of honor and best man are typically childhood friends, roommates from college or family members. Not only do they play an important role during the ceremony, these honorary individuals can expect to give one memorable and crowd-pleasing wedding toast at the reception. From organizing your thoughts to practicing delivery, the wedding planners at the Manor share simple tips and tricks, to ensure your toast goes off without a hitch.
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How to Plan a Destination Wedding

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 | Filed under: Destination Wedding, dream wedding, Honeymoon ideas, wedding ideas, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Destination WeddingToday couples have more wedding venue and ceremony options outside the traditional chapel. Destination weddings allow couples to pack their bags, and get married in a dream location.  From tying the knot in the warm sand, whisked away in the mountains, historical landmark, or in the heart of a big city, a destination wedding can feel like the ultimate bliss as well as a honeymoon in one. With the many exotic options to choose from, every couple will find a destination that best suits their taste. To plan a dream wedding in a getaway location, couples should consider important logistics to ensure your big day will be everything you hoped for. Sit back and grab your plane ticket, the Manor has gathered advice from far and wide to advise you how to plan a destination wedding. Read more…

Irish Wedding Traditions

Friday, March 17th, 2017 | Filed under: Irish Weddings, Wedding Cultures, Wedding Entertainment, wedding ideas, wedding themes, Weddings Around the World | author: By Keith Sly,    

Irish Wedding TraditionsIrish wedding traditions incorporate numerous folklore and superstitions; in modern times, couples add twists to ancient practices in order to personalize their weddings in appreciation of their Irish heritage. Did you know the phrase, “tying the knot” originated from an ancient Celtic tradition known as hand-fasting, in which when the bride and groom’s hands are tied together as a symbol of their union. In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, event planners at the Manor are here to add a dash of green, white and gold to your wedding, as well as incorporate Irish traditions to ensure the best luck on your wedding day.
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Fall Wedding Guest Favor Ideas

Monday, October 31st, 2016 | Filed under: Fall weddings, Wedding Favors, Wedding guests, wedding ideas | author: By Keith Sly,    

Fall Wedding FavorsWedding favors are small, charming, take-home gifts, which couples offer at the end of their wedding. This token of gratitude is given heartfelt consideration and, with a plethora of ideas from websites such as Etsy and Pinterest, its no wonder the selection can become overwhelming. Rest assured, we at The Manor have narrowed down the best of the best fall wedding guest favors for our loyal readers. The ideas below are sophisticated, creative and inexpensive ways to say, “Thank You” to all your guests.
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Best-Of Our Wedding Ceremony Tips

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 | Filed under: Best Of, Outdoor Wedding, wedding ceremony, Wedding Décor, wedding ideas, Wedding Signs | author: By Roman Bienkiewicz,    

Best-Of Our Wedding Ceremony TipsYour wedding ceremony is the center and the heart of your wedding day, filled with the promises you make to one another, expressions for your love of and commitment to one another, tributes to your families and expressions of your faith. A beautiful wedding ceremony gathers your loved ones around you to bear witness to one of the most momentous experiences of your life, and not just celebrate with you but support your married life through their own presence on your big day, as well as all the days of your future together.

As you plan your wedding ceremony, you’ll start with choosing the best wedding ceremony location for you, whether an outdoor wedding ceremony or an indoor wedding ceremony, and begin designing the style of ceremony site you want, as well as write your wedding vows, choose wedding ceremony music, select the people who will participate in your wedding ceremony, and add your own personal touches to this unforgettable wedding day event.

We’re very pleased to invite you to read our Best-Of wedding ceremony tips from our top-viewed blog posts, to help you design your perfect wedding ceremony. Visit these posts now:
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