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
“Where am I supposed to sit?” Oh, Cousin Bob, I am sure there is a very special seat assigned to you so let's go find it before you fall over ya old drunk. Wedding guests like to sit down - that’s a fact, trust me. So when it comes time for your guests to take … Continue reading Take a seat, stay a while
You know what question I get asked most often after a newlywed couple has finished their ceremony and sat down for the first time in a few hours? “Can I get a drink?” Yuuup, I feel the same way and, let me tell ya, so do your guests. Alcohol is one … Continue reading #TurnDownForWhat – Tips and Tricks for Supplying the Booze
Another confusing wedding topic couples ask us about all the time- Marriage Licenses. How do I get it? What do I do with it? Where does it go later? Here are the basics you need to know (disclaimer: this is information about California, specifically Orange and LA County- Please check your local county laws. Also, … Continue reading How to Get Your Marriage License
Wedding cakes can be good- and beautiful- don't get me wrong I am not hating on cake. Ok, maybe I'm hating on cake a little. But today we are talking about dessert options for your wedding that will give your guests more than just a sugar rush- it will give them an experience and … Continue reading Aahh sugar sugar!