Wedding budgeting is always difficult- whether your total budget is 10,000 dollars or 100,000 dollars, the challenge is the same- how much to do you allocate toward each vendor, decor, attire, and all the rest?! My biggest piece of wedding budget advice is always the same- prioritize. What are the 3 items that mean the … Continue reading Vendor Expertise: Don’t Waste Your Money
Have you guys heard of Honeyfund and Plumfund? They are cool web-based wedding registries that allow you to ask your guests for anything from honeymoon flights to help with a down payment on a home (because seriously who needs more kitchen gadgets). The good people that run this sites asked if I would write a … Continue reading More Bang for Your Wedding Buck
Oh hey 2015- I blinked and you were done! We are so grateful to the 78 couples this year who trusted us to make their day perfect - yes 78! I figured I'd take a stroll down memory lane (and by memory lane, I mean Instagram) and share some of the most fun, unique, and … Continue reading PTC 2015 Favorites
The anticipation that leads up to seeing your partner for the first time on your wedding day is something you can only experience once. Whether you see that person for the first time alone or in front of all your family and friends is an important decision and each way leads to an entirely different … Continue reading Should We Do a First Look? Part 2…Not To Look!
The idea of a "first look" became popular a few years ago along with Pinterest and the explosion of wedding blogs, and was clearly invented by a very clever wedding photographer. For all you wedding vocab newbies it just means, does the couple see each other before the ceremony, or do you wait until the … Continue reading Should we do a First Look? Part 1…To Look!
A couple of months ago, Pop the Champagne did something we have never done before - we created a styled shoot! As opposed to other styled shoots that give beautiful inspiration but pretty unrealistic price tags, we wanted to show couples what a reasonably priced table actually looks like. We wanted to create a tablescape using … Continue reading Dollar Store Decor