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What a crazy two weeks our country has been having. If you were planning your wedding for this spring or summer, you might be feeling overwhelmed, sad, angry, or all of the above. (Totally valid!) You’re probably thinking to yourself, where do I even begin if I am postponing my wedding? In this post, I’m […]

How to Postpone Your Wedding Because of COVID-19

How to Postpone Your Wedding Because of COVID-19

March 25, 2020

This probably won’t come as a surprise to you, but I like to be pretty organized. When I planned my daughter’s first birthday, I put together a production schedule for the week and a run-of-show for the day so I knew when I needed to be baking, crafting, or decorating. But hey, it worked! It […]

How To Plan a Styled Shoot

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March 4, 2020

Today I’m decoding wedding dress codes and giving you SHOPPABLE LINKS! Whether you’re shopping for an upcoming wedding or you want to help guide your guests with the right suggestions, this article will help you and your guests will feel good about what you’re going to wear to this season’s weddings!

Decoding Wedding Dress Codes: What to Wear to Any Summer Wedding (With Shoppable Links!)

Unsure what to write on your wedding invitation? Tired of decoding wedding dress codes? Use this guide so you and your guests know exactly what to wear to look their very best. | Verve Event Co. | #weddingdresscodes #weddingfashion #weddingstyle #blacktiewedding

May 22, 2019

Your wedding dress is such a personal choice, so it makes sense that the decision has a lot of weight. But where do you even start? In today’s post, I answer your most pressing questions. I also share tips from my good friend Katie Wadhams, owner of Lovely Bride, a chic wedding dress boutique in Victor. This post will prepare you for the wedding dress shopping and buying process so you can actually enjoy it!

Wedding Dress Shopping 101

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May 6, 2019

Pressed for time while wedding planning? Read on for time-saving wedding planning tips from a professional wedding planner so you can enjoy your engagement.

Time-Saving Wedding Planner Hacks for Busy Couples

Time-Saving Wedding Planner Hacks | Verve Event Co. | #weddingplanningtips #weddingplannerhacks #howtoplanawedding

April 2, 2019

Happy (almost) Spring, friends! I’m taking a poll. Raise your hand if you’re planning on having greenery and white (or greenery garlands or seeded eucalyptus) as part of your wedding floral design? Be honest. What if I told you that was a bad idea? Hear me out. There are so many other floral trends and […]

Wedding Floral Trends to Avoid: Inspiration from New York’s Top Florists

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March 20, 2019

Wedding Planning Takes a Lot of Time Guys, I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Wedding planning takes a lot of time. Martha Stewart Weddings said that couples without a wedding planner spend 200-300 hours planning their weddings. But how are you supposed to know what to do if you’ve never planned a wedding […]

Ask the Planner: Wedding Tips in a Flash and Answers to Questions You Never Knew to Ask

30 Second Pro Wedding Tips by Verve Event Co. | #weddingpodcast #weddingplanning #howtoplanawedding

March 11, 2019

Style Your Day Like a Wedding Pro I’m going to be real with you all today. There is A LOT of wedding “inspiration” out there. This is great because couples like you can find ideas to personalize your day and make it unique to you. But, it can become overwhelming. And in events, execution is […]

My Top 6 New York Wedding Decor Vendors

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March 4, 2019

Happy new year! If you became engaged over the holidays, you may be wondering who really needs an invite to your wedding. Are there too many people on your guest list? Are you unsure how to cut down your list without offending someone? You’re not alone. When I got married, we chose a smaller venue so […]

7 Steps to a Shorter Guest List (Minus the Guilt)

January 7, 2019

Hooray! You’re engaged! You’ve announced it to your friends and taken lots of ring selfies. You’ve been dreaming of getting married in Upstate New York or maybe the Finger Lakes. And now you’re ready to check out some venues for real. In this post, I guide you through the first steps you should take to […]

6 Steps to Your Perfect Wedding Venue in Upstate NY

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December 18, 2018

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