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When choosing the song for your First Dance, I personally think that above all else the song should be representative of your relationship and that you should have a personal connection with the song.  Whether that be a classic like Etta James’ “At Last”, something a bit more modern and upbeat like Meghan Trainor + […]

Here we are, part 3 in the tie series and this one happens to be my personal favorite: the bow tie! (If you missed the first 2 tutorials, fret not; you can find the “Four-In-Hand” knot here and the “Windsor” knot here!) Bow ties are just a touch trickier to tie properly than a regular […]

I’ll admit the first time I attempted this knot that it was slightly off… or in my father’s words it was “absolutely terrible, no truly horrific”. Ha, oops. I had gone through various online tutorials myself to learn this knot and it finally came down to needing my father to teach me – so I’m […]

How to Tie the Perfect Tie pt. 1 (Four-In-Hand Knot) After months of balancing work, life and wedding planning, it is all too easy to overlook some the little details that may pop up on your wedding day and today’s topic is a very common one! More often than not I arrive the morning of […]

The universe could not have blessed these two with a more perfect day for their wedding!  Not only did it rain (which is considered good luck by many), but it rained just enough to rain out all of the golfers for the evening, leaving the entire golf course to ourselves for the portraits section of the day […]

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