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  

The Real-Time Bride’s Guide

Your Inside Look at a Real Bride’s Planning Process EVERYONE’S INVITED! Now that we had a set budget the next thing to tackle was the guest list. I started here because I needed to know the total number of guests before finding a venue. It is important to me that our venue accommodates everyone on our list, so finalizing this number was a good starting point. I’m not going to lie this part was a headache! Make sure you have…

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…

Pretty Flowers

Artistic, natural and unique. Pretty Flowers is a Maine based studio, specializing in exceptional floral and horticultural design for weddings and events. We use only the highest quality, locally sourced flowers and greenery possible. Pretty Flowers Serving coastal Maine and beyond prettyflowersmaine.com 207.423.9622

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…

Charm on the Farm

The great outdoors is a glorious backdrop for an impeccably styled wedding shoot. Whether your preference is rustic, garden, country, or just pure romance, there’s a wealth of ideas in these beautiful photos. Barn weddings are still in vogue. Moody Mountain Farm in Wolfeboro, NH, has plenty of authentic charm, especially in Autumn, when this inspiration shoot was photographed.   {the team} Photographer: Lindsay Hackney Planner: Lindsey M. Events Models: Melissa Callahan, Ben Galucki Dress: BHLDN Flowers: Emily Herzig Floral…