Wedding Ideas: Ask The Expert

Ask the Expert: Wedding Day Preparation

September 10, 2014 | carrie

The day is finally here. You’ve been planning for months (perhaps even years!) and you couldn’t be more excited to walk down the aisle and begin your new life with your partner. In order for you to celebrate with minimal stress, you’ll need to make sure you have the tools you need for success. London based wedding & events planner, Matthew Oliver, is here to give us some helpful tips and advice on wedding day […]

Ask the Expert – Beach, Vineyard, Urban and Safari Weddings in South Africa

August 14, 2014 | christine

Premier South Africa wedding planner Kate Rawbone of Wedding Concepts is sharing everything there is to know about weddings in South Africa. From the beach to the winelands, and the city to the safari, there are endless opportunities to have the wedding of your dreams in South Africa...

Ask the Expert – How to Choose Your Wedding Color Palette

August 8, 2014 | christine

Have you chosen your wedding color palette yet? Elements such as wedding style, location, fashion and season all factor in to your final decision, and we've been talking with wedding planner Flavia Lamoglia of Allure Events Atelier about how you can take all these elements under consideration and find a color palette that's right for you!

Ask the Expert – Top Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding

July 25, 2014 | christine

Costa Rica wedding planner Barbara Broutin of FourNineteen Weddings specializes in creating destination weddings for couples from all around the world, and today she is revealing her top tips for planning a destination wedding. From the planning to the execution, all of Barbara's tips are crucial for a fun, relaxing destination wedding!

Napa Valley Bachelorette Party Getaway Ideas from Online Bachelorette Party Planning Resource The Bach

July 22, 2014 | christine

Girls' getaways are quickly becoming the popular go-to for brides planning their last few days of freedom, and if Vegas doesn't suit you, think about getting away with the girls in Napa Valley! To get the skinny on one of the world's top destinations for wine lovers, we've consulted with The Bach, an online bachelorette party planning resource that provides fun bachelorette party ideas, a carefully curated list of venue recommendations, and all the tools you need to simplify the planning process. Founder Joanne Barken and her team are spilling their top tips for the perfect girls' getaway to Napa Valley, and let's just say we might already have our suitcases packed!

Ask the Expert – The Logistics of Getting Married Abroad

July 18, 2014 | christine

Thinking of having a destination wedding? Getting married abroad is becoming more and more common lately, but it is essential to be prepared for the requirements necessary to be married outside your own country. We've connected with Italian wedding planner Alessia Santa of White Emotion to learn a little more about what it takes to get married outside of your legal country of residence.

How to Choose Your Signature Cocktail – Expert Advice and Recipes from Oregon Bartending Service Mint and Mirth

July 11, 2014 | lexi

Choosing the perfect libations to celebrate your big day can be daunting, especially if you’re trying to please a big crowd. Luckily, we spoke with Joni Whitworth from the award-winning Portland, Oregon bartending service, Mint & Mirth, who gave us some insider tips as well as yummy recipes for trendy and tasty cocktails. These summery drinks are all twists on classics and are sure to start your reception off with a kick! “The Early Picnic” Signature Cocktail: 2 oz tequila 3/4 oz […]

Ask the Expert – Top 10 Things to Do After You Get Engaged!

June 20, 2014 | christine

Today we are introducing Junebug's all new Ask the Expert series where we will be featuring our Junebug Member Wedding Planners and Designers each week. We're kicking off this exciting new series with Chicago based wedding planner Lori Stephenson of LOLA Event Productions. Lori will be sharing her expert advice for newly engaged couples, and the top 10 things to do after you get engaged!