Posts Tagged ‘wedding decorations’

The problem with red roses

As a wedding photographer, I’ve seen all sorts of different floral arrangements and bouquets over the years. Each piece is completely unique, even if the design was inspired by something from Pinterest. Roses and other flowers obviously come in a variety of different colors, but finding complete color uniformity is actually very difficult when they…

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“Frank’s Wedding” – Modern Family – Season 8 Episode 19

Phil: My dad and Lorraine decided to have a 1920s-themed wedding. Such a romantic time. Claire: Yeah. Dust bowls, the Klan, Prohibition. Claire pauses and looks off to her right. Phil: Oh, I’m — I’m sure they’ll have alcohol. THE SCENE Lorraine, played by Faith Prince, and Frank, portrayed by the hilarious actor Fred Willard, were wed…

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“Niagara Part 2” – The Office (U.S.) – Season 6 Episode 5

The wedding of Jim and Pam was one of the most anticipated moments in television history. Having spent six seasons as soulmates on separate paths, the world’s most perfect couple finally tied the knot at a chapel in Niagara Falls. Normally I try to review weddings that could happen in and around Chicago, but I…

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“Mazel Tov, Dummies!” – 30 Rock – Season 7 Episode 7

30 Rock is probably my favorite shows of all time, followed closely by The Office and The Golden Girls. I seem to identify with Tina Fey’s character, Liz Lemon, and I’m alright with that. Liz is a very creative person that loves every single person with whom she works, and that’s pretty much Adriane in a nutshell.…

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Your Guest List – Ceremony Guests and Reception Guests

Let’s be honest. Not everyone that loves you will want to sit in a church and watch you exchange vows, and some of your church-going guests might not be interested in attending a reception with an open bar. I think it is completely acceptable to acknowledge this on your RSVP cards. Along with asking what meal…

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Is “enter wedding service here” worth the price?

Let’s be honest, planning a wedding is exhausting and expensive. There is no shame in trying to cut corners, but you need to consider what aspects of your wedding into which you should sink your money. Photography – Of course I bring this up first, because it’s what I do. I cannot speak for other photographers…

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What should I REALLY be considering when picking a venue?

If you want a picture perfect wedding, keep these things in mind when looking at venues: Make sure your wedding color scheme is suitable for your wedding venue. I understand if bright orange is your favorite color and your family church is decorated with deep red carpets and drapes, but those colors are ugly together.…

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Who should pay for what?

If you’re asking who specifically should be paying for specific things in your wedding happening in the modern era, I don’t know and I don’t care to know. Your finances are very much your business, and it is best to discuss a budget with everyone who has offered to contribute. However, do not let these…

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