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Wedding Tips & Trends

Happy Tips & Trends Tuesday! The photo featured was taken by Mon Petit Studio. Trend: Collaborative, Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Weddings Couples want to personalize their weddings by doing some of the work themselves and work hand-in-hand with professionals to get it done right. “They still view us as the experts,” says Renee Habashy, assistant sore manager of Madeleine’s Daughter in Portsmouth, NH. “But they want a say in how the wedding looks.” DIY takes time, however, so make sure you have…

Outdoor Pride of Rye Garden Gift and Flower Shop

At Outdoor Pride of Rye you will feel welcomed as our dedicated design staff thoughtfully collaborates with you to create your personalized competitive pricing allows us to capture your signature style and work within your budget. Consultations by appointment. Outdoor Pride of Rye Garden Gift and Flower Shop 261 Central Road, Rye, NH outdoorprideofrye.com 603.964.3002  

Liberty Lane Catering

A full service caterer, Liberty Lane Catering offers complete wedding, social, and corporate services, and can accommodate off-premises events of any size. Liberty Lane Catering has been the Seacoast’s premier caterer for over two decades, and was formerly known as Galley Hatch Catering. Liberty Lane Catering P.O. Box 1113, Hampton, NH libertylanecatering.com 603.926.1545  

Wedding Wisdom

INVITATIONS Invitations are the piece de resistance, the first real sneak peek into your big event. Have fun with them! The options are seemingly endless, but one thing Courtney Daniel of C. Daniel Design insists is a must: texture. Whether that means layering the inserts in a pocket-style invitation or incorporating other textiles, like satin or jewels, this is your chance to give guests something they haven’t seen before. SAVE-THE-DATES Although not 100 percent necessary, more often than not, couples…

Wedding Tips & Trends

Happy Tips & Trends Tuesday! The photo featured was taken by I Am Sarah V. Photography. Tip: Transform An Ordinary Space “One of the most amazing weddings I ever saw was a hotel ballroom transformed into a French flower market, with potted plants and trees and buckets and buckets of flowers,” says Jennifer Williamson of Jenny’s Wedding Cakes in Amesbury, MA. The same is true of outdoor spaces, which can be transformed by adding elements like rustic furniture, additional shrubs,…

Portsmouth Catering Company

Portsmouth Catering Company is a Chef-owned and operated company. Curing, smoking, fermenting, pickling and butchering all done in house. Full service amenities include bar tending, food truck, wood fired grill and cuisine ranging from NY style street food to elegant eclectic upscale dining. Outside the box is our forte! Portsmouth Catering Company Portsmouth, NH portsmouthcateringco.com 603.866.2546

Kendra Borchardt and Ted Oxholm

September 10th, 2016 Raymond, ME   Kendra and Ted, lawyers from Brooklyn Heights, NY, wanted a fun destination wedding that enabled them to spend time with their guests. The couple fell in love with the idea of hosting their weekend celebration at a Maine summer camp because Kendra’s parents moved to Bethel ten years ago and Ted lived in mid-coast Maine after college. “We both had this connection to Maine, even though neither of us grew up there,” Kendra says.…

Events by Sorrell

Events by Sorrell provides high quality event planning with meticulous attention to detail and personal service. We guarantee to make your function everything you have hoped for, whether it is a formal wedding, non-profit fundraiser or family party. We are open and accepting of all couples. Events by Sorrell eventsbysorrell.com 603.801.3952  

Wedding Tips & Trends

Happy Tips & Trends Tuesday! The photo featured was taken by Erin Little Photography. Tip: Up Your Tablescapes Different plants, flowers, candles at varied heights, even antique cake stands and other details add visual interest to tablescapes at your reception. Consider the look and theme of your event, from linens to flowers. Betsy Scott of Flower Kiosk in Portsmouth, NH, has used potted ferns, moss, flowers, even small log, to create a woodland-themed setting. She also likes to incorporate sentimental…