Thinking about doing something "off-beat" for your wedding? 

We love stuff that's just a bit out of the ordinary and we know you want to be creative, too. This info helps you brainstorm ways to inject some personal style into your celebration.



Should We Have A Small Wedding?

Should I Have A Small Wedding?After toying with the idea of going a more traditional wedding route, my now-husband and I went with our gut and decided to have a small (read: tiny) wedding. But the decision wasn't easy. I must have googled "Should I have a small wedding?" dozens of times before actually committing. Should YOU have a small wedding? Read the top reasons why you just might want to consider it.


Unique Wedding Venue Idea: Galleries and Museums

Unique Wedding Venue Idea: Galleries and MuseumsIf you're looking for an interesting wedding venue that's just a bit offbeat, why not consider a gallery, museum, planetarium, or even an aquarium? We consider museum and gallery venues to be gems—so we've summed up their advantages with our own version of "the 4 Cs": Classy, Cultural, Conversational, and Cool.


13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T Cocktails

13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T CocktailsWe've all heard of "signature cocktails," but there are so many more ways to personalize your wedding! Check out our ideas for 13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T Cocktails. Your guests will thank you when they don't have such a wicked hangover the next morning.


Think Unique: 7 Out-of-the-Ordinary Ft Lauderdale Wedding Venues

Think Unique: 7 Out-of-the-Ordinary Ft Lauderdale Wedding VenuesCouples looking for an "outside the box" venue have lots of options in Fort Lauderdale. You'll find everything from sweep-you-off-your-feet romantic escapes to quirky art installations...there's even a haunted hideaway!


Wedding Planning Got You Stressed? Cue our Top 10 Wedding Memes​

Wedding Planning Got You Stressed? Cue our Top 10 Wedding MemesWe get it. We’ve been there! You’re overwhelmed with wedding checklists… You can’t decide whether to go with the quirky industrial venue or that dreamy ranch estate. In a glass case of emotion? You need a reprieve. That’s why my super-funny-coworker-friend (and bride-to-be!) Amy gathered together her top 10 wedding memes that are so accurate you’ll be giggling as the truth-tears come pouring out.


Historic Portland Goes Modern with these 8 Oregon Wedding Venues

Historic Portland Goes Modern with these 8 Trendy Oregon Wedding VenuesPortland dates back to the 1840s, but its consistently forward-thinking, creative residents ensure there's always something new to discover. Here's a list of urban wedding venues that encapsulate the very best this city has to offer.


27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding Ideas

27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding IdeasThe main point of any wedding is for you and your partner to get married, right? But beyond that, it may also be the biggest party you'll ever throw! And when we think of the word “party,” we think FUN.


Eagle Island: A Private Honeymoon Nest

Eagle Hall, Private Islands of GeorgiaIt was one of the few weekend getaways when I yearned for a lover. Yet even without one I still managed to be seduced—by Eagle Island, a private slice of unspoiled nature and an idyllic honeymoon destination 60 miles south of Savannah, accessible only by boat from sleepy Darien on Georgia’s coast.


Your Wedding Invitations: Signed, Sealed and Delivered with Personal Style

Custom Wedding Postage StampsYour wedding invitations are more than just functional; they're a formal announcement of your intentions. Since you're going to use the U.S. Post Office to send out your invitations, thank-you notes and sundry other correspondence, why not get creative with it? That's where custom wedding postage stamps come into play—complete with your photos!


Weddings vs. Holiday Parties: 5 Important Differences

Weddings vs. Holiday Parties: 5 Important DifferencesWith the holiday season fast approaching, I like to imagine where our company would have the most rocking holiday party ever. Interestingly, I noticed that my shortlist of holiday event venues wasn’t that different from my fantasy wedding one: Classy art galleries, hip restaurants, sun-kissed vineyards… A dynamic setting can make any celebration pop.


The Road Less Traveled

photo of Edgewood TahoeWhere wedding venues are concerned, going the extra mile can lead to spectacular sites overlooked by less imaginative souls. Want an off-the-beaten-path wedding venue? Come with us while we explore a dozen out-of-the way gems in Northern and Southern California.


Artful Wedding in the San Francisco Bay Area

Artful Wedding in the San Francisco Bay AreaOut-of-the-ordinary scenarios can become your reality if you wed at one of the Bay Area’s acclaimed art galleries or museums. No longer the sole province of school field trips, galleries and museums have found a fresh calling as novel places to throw a party. Here are locations for an artful Bay Area wedding.