Wedding Ideas: Wedding Planning Tips

6 Wedding Myths We’re Tired of Hearing (And You Should Be Too)

February 15, 2018 | juliette

photo by Jeff Gilmer Photography There are quite a few wedding myths floating through the ether these days. Some are obviously based in old-school ideas and others have been propagated for so long they’ve just been widely accepted as fact. Regardless of where and why they started, we think it’s time to update the narrative. Weddings and wedding planning have changed dramatically within the last 5 years alone thanks to social media — thanks, Pinterest! So, […]

This Checklist Has Everything You Need to Include on Your Wedding Website with Joy

February 13, 2018 | nicole

photos by Peyton Rainey Photography and Chelsea Denise Photography If there’s one part of wedding planning we don’t want you to stress over, it’s building your wedding website. Your wedding website not only gives your guests the information they need about when and where your wedding will be but also helps you keep up with RSVPs and answer every little question your guests may have before the big day. We’ve outlined everything you need to include on your […]

Use These Tips to Help You Narrow Down Your Wedding Guest List

February 8, 2018 | juliette

photo by Jonnie + Garrett Wedding Photographers Choosing your wedding size and creating a wedding guest list can be one of the most stressful parts of planning. There are so many factors to consider: your and your fiancé’s vision, your families’ expectations, and your friends’ feelings. It seems impossible to please everyone because it is! Unless you have an unlimited budget, unlimited resources, and family and friends who think exactly the way you do, you will never please […]

Our Favorite Wedding Registry Essentials from Bed Bath & Beyond

February 7, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Humble Gatherings // This post is sponsored by Bed Bath & Beyond Starting a wedding registry can feel overwhelming at first, especially if you’re stressed out with other wedding planning to-dos. But don’t let the stress of wedding planning ruin the fun and excitement of building your wedding registry! To give you an inside look at the whole wedding registry process, we’ve partnered with Bed Bath & Beyond, the go-to place for building your registry. From […]

What Type of Wedding Planner is Right for You?

February 1, 2018 | juliette

photo by Marina Mauletkali Photography If you ask most couples what the best investment for their wedding was, they’ll likely say their photographer followed quickly by their wedding planner or coordinator. We are firm believers that all couples should hire a wedding planner so, at the very least, they’ll have a pro to handle all the day-of details. Most planners fall into one of the following categories: full-service planner, month-of and day-of coordinator, in-house coordinator, and wedding designer. […]

7 Tips for Saving Your Bridesmaids Money

January 25, 2018 | juliette

photo by Shannon Lee Miller One of the greatest honors of your best friends’ lives is the day you ask them to stand beside you at your wedding! They are your ride-or-die girls and the tribe you’ll count on throughout the entire wedding planning process. They will help in any way needed and spend whatever is necessary to make your big day perfect. So, before you get too far into the details, take a moment to […]

13 Unexpected Wedding Ceremony Readings

January 18, 2018 | juliette

photo by Shannon Stent Images Just as we believe that couples should write their own wedding vows, we believe that couples should include wedding ceremony readings to truly personalize their big day! If religious readings aren’t for you, consider passages and/or quotes from unexpected sources, such as your favorite children’s book, a quirky rom-com, or a classic novel. There are inspirational gems about marriage, love, and relationships everywhere, which is fun but can also be daunting. […]

5 Tips for Planning Your Wedding in Six Months or Less

January 11, 2018 | juliette

photo by Candacelynn Photography Planning your wedding in six months or less might sound impossible, but we’re here to tell you that it can be done! We’ve seen our fair share of Junebug couples opt for short engagements, and we’re always blown away by how they manage to create beautiful and unique celebrations in a short amount of time. So, we put together our top tips and resources to help you plan the wedding of your […]

Quiz: Find Out What Wedding Venue Type is Right for You

January 4, 2018 | nicole

photo by Plum & Oak Photo First things first: congrats on your recent engagement! Wedding planning can feel pretty overwhelming from where you’re standing, so it’s best to take it step by step. A great place to get started is deciding where the festivities are going down. If you’re having option paralysis by so many beautiful settings to choose from to say “I do,” let us help you decide which wedding venue type is right for […]

3 Things You Should Consider Before Hiring Your Friend to Do Your Wedding

December 14, 2017 | nicole

photo by Katie Hoss Wedding planning can come with some pretty tough decisions: Where should we get married? What colors should we decorate with? What should we wear? One decision you may be at a crossroads with is whether or not to use a friend as a vendor for your wedding. Whether it be photography, florist, planning, or other services, we think there are a few things you should consider before hiring a friend to do […]