5 Ways Wedding Vendors are Wooing Eco-Conscious Couples

Eco-friendly, green or sustainable practices, etc. The terms may vary, but the idea is the same. More and more couples are prioritizing responsible practices as they plan their wedding. This trend has been on the rise for the last decade, but 2020 saw an exponential increase in Google searches and real interest on a grand […]

The Bold and the Beautiful: 5 Unique Floral Designs from Inessa Nichols Design

From Siberia to Long Beach, it’s been an amazing journey for floral designer Inessa Nichols. Her bold and beautiful work has been featured in the wedding industry’s most popular publications from Martha Stewart Weddings to Green Wedding Shoes, Style Me Pretty, and more. As the owner of Inessa Nichols Designs, she specializes in floral creations […]

8 Bespoke Wedding Details Couples Are Loving

The term bespoke means made for a particular person or use. More and more we’re seeing the term bespoke when it comes to wedding details, from invitations to gifts and more. Let’s take a look at the top 8 bespoke wedding details couples are loving right now! WHY THE TERM BESPOKE IS GROWING IN POPULARITY […]

10 Rising Trends in Wedding Entertainment Experiences

We’re seeing a lot of exciting trends in wedding entertainment for 2021. From rescue animals to live wedding paintings and more, we’re sharing all the fun entertainment experiences you’ll be seeing more of next year. 10 RISING TRENDS IN WEDDING ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCES Whether it’s a big blowout full of fireworks or an intimate dinner with […]

A Look at Wedding Favor Trends for 2021 with Right as Rayne Events

Wedding favors have a complicated reputation. They can be a thoughtful touch that delights guests for long after the wedding or be something couples leave behind — or simply toss out after they get home. We’re talking with Alyssa Vogel of Right as Rayne Events about wedding favor trends and ideas for 2021. Photo by […]

3 Experts Share Their Favorite Wedding and Event Lighting Trends for 2021

If you’re following wedding trends for 2021, you know that ambiance lighting is at the top of the hotlist. Couples are ready to set the mood for a unique experience for their guests with some wow-style lighting. With that in mind, we’re talking to three experts who are sharing their favorite wedding and event lighting […]

100 Years of Weddings: How the Wedding Industry Has Evolved from 1920 to 2020

While weddings have been around for ages, the wedding industry as we know it was essentially birthed in the 1920s. We’re looking back over 100 years of weddings and how the wedding industry has evolved from 1920 to 2020.  One hundred years ago, they were recovering from the influenza pandemic, women first got the vote, […]

Trending Terminology Wedding Pros Need to Know

As a wedding pro in a rapidly evolving industry climate, staying aware of trending terminology is more important than ever. Now, we’d all love to think that couples are googling our business name directly, but we know that’s not the case. They are googling “micro wedding ideas” or “cottagecore wedding dress.”  When it comes to […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Next Round of COVID Relief for Small Businesses

There has been a lot of talk about another round of COVID relief plans recently, but we’ve yet to see one get approved for the second round of checks. It can feel like a real rollercoaster just keeping up with what has been voted down, what has been approved and what is happening next. Simple […]

Rocking the Dried Floral Trend in Unexpected Ways with Floral Designer Lizbeth Molina

Dried florals are the hottest trend in wedding flowers — and that won’t be changing anytime soon. We’re taking a closer look at this trend with the help of expert Lizbeth Molina — creative director and head floral artist at Rawfinery Florals near LA. Lizbeth is a talented jewelry designer turned multidisciplinary floral artist and […]