A Potentially Risky Yet Fabulous Wedding Reception Idea

by Azure

I've already told you aaaaaall about my fiancé's creative ideas for our wedding reception... long drive contest, three hole putt putt, Slam n Jam basketball, and (gasp) a dunk tank (which I'll tell you right now will not be happening). So anytime I see games incorporated stylishly into real weddings, I can hardly contain my excitement. Enter, this adorable wedding in Pasadena photographed by Acqua Photo. The wedding venue, Pandora On Green, offered the perfect setting for guests...

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Bigger Balloons for the Wedding Day

by Brooklyn Bride

If you haven't had a chance to check out some of the coverage from The Cream event a few weeks ago in NYC, you're missing out on some good wedding reception decorating ideas! Giant gold letter balloons were a big decor element for some of the tables (mine included!)....they really make a grand statement whether at the altar or at the reception. You can generally find them cheaper online than in stores, and then have them blown up at a local balloon shop, as long as you leave extra...

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Float Away with Balloon Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

I've been seeing lots of tweets, pins and blog posts featuring balloon details for 2012 weddings. And since Spring has officially sprung, it's the perfect time to think about incorporating balloons into your I Do's. Balloons add a touch of whimsy and enchantment to your overall wedding vibe, and if you like this idea, you MUST check out Geronimo Balloon Troopers... But now, let's see how real couples have done it! We love the idea of using balloons for your first...

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Recycled Bride: Floral Alternatives for Eco-Chic Brides

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Couples typically spend up to 20 percent of their wedding budget on cut flowers. From bouquets and boutonnieres to centerpieces and aisle decorations, many weddings are awash in mountains of roses, lilies, hydrangeas and orchids. But aside from being terribly expensive, conventionally produced flowers also leave a giant carbon footprint, are grown with tons of pesticides, and are tended by workers who aren't protected under Fair Trade guidelines. It's a little bit...

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Wedding Balloons

by Azure

I feel like ever since we wedding guests found out we aren’t supposed to throw rice at the bride and groom (birds eat it, it swells in their bird-sized bellies), we’ve been at loose-ends. Birdseed is out because you’re introducing non-native seeds into an area (and you don’t want the bride looking like Tippi Hedren in “The Birds”). Butterflies have their own obvious mortality problems, and confetti gets stuck everywhere. So, how about a balloon release? Balloons tomorrow ...

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