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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…

Should you hire a professional wedding photographer?

Yes. You’ve found your perfect match, the person you want to spend the rest of your life with. You’re in love and engaged to be married! Congratulations! Now it’s time to plan a wedding…it’s going to be so much fun! You’ve picked a date, chosen your colors, then the sticker shock comes in. Whether it’s the venue, food, flowers, or the photographer, weddings are expensive. Nowadays, most couples are paying for their own weddings. Thanks to Pinterest, YouTube and today’s…

BESWOON – A Wedding Showcase

Save The Date! On April 8, BESWOON is hosting an event where you can explore, experience, and enjoy what wedding professionals have to offer while enjoying gourmet food, craft beverages and live music. Unlike traditional wedding expos, BESWOON is staged to feel like a real wedding with three different themes, all designed by local wedding professionals. All of the vendors who designed each wedding theme will be attending this exciting event, allowing you to meet them and gain some inspiration for your…

Malloy Events: Vlog Episode 1

Meet Malloy Events! In this video, Kate Malloy gives a quick introduction to who Malloy Events is as a company and the services they offer. Malloy Events has planned and designed a LOT of weddings (over 500), so you can trust their advice. They are a bit of a one-stop shop offering services from floral design to event lighting. Check out Episode 1 Here:

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.

Ann Landers

Love Lines

Kate Parker and Chris Malloy

August 6th, 2016 Hampton, NH What happens when two event planners come together in life and love? For Kate and Chris Malloy, a perfectly beautiful wedding. Kate is a longtime wedding and corporate event planner; Chris is a professional audio, video and lighting designer for political and corporate events. The two have known each other for many years; their engagement and wedding merged their businesses, professional expertise, and love for one another. “Being a wedding planner and a bride at…

Seacoast Hitched Heroes

Love Affair, based in Portsmouth, NH is donating a free wedding to a local military couple, and currently searching for that special couple! The wedding reception will be held at Foster’s Clambake in York, Maine on November 9th, 2017. The deadline for the couple submissions is May 3rd. The panel of vendors will choose the couple on May 10th. Love Affair has opened the donation to veterans, and military couples looking to renew their vows, along with recently engaged couples!…

Bridal Boudoir

By Nancy Gorman, owner of Makeup By Nancy No one knows better than your makeup artist – in this case Makeup by Nancy – the leaps, bounds, and obstacles that every bride encounters on her adventure to the aisle. The planning, the parties, and the shopping (of course)!!! Obviously your wedding dress is critical, but there are so many clothing purchases that add to your big day – and night!! Your Kimono Robes, that special lingerie set, those super awesome shoes you searched…

There is a madness in loving you, a lack of reason that makes it feel so flawless.

Leo Christopher

There is a madness in loving you