Planning & Parties Blog

Elegance Meets History at Stonegate Manor

Carri Fras |  September 19, 2017

Anji of Anji Monique Photography was inspired by the opportunity to show brides that using local or lesser-known vendors to create their dream wedding is a possibility.


Glam Peacock Masquerade Style Shoot

Carri Fras |  September 14, 2017

Inspiration can come in many forms and for Lynsey Moore of Pixie Dust Events, it started with gorgeously perfect turquoise and gold peacock plates. “I knew that they would be perfect to use for a styled shoot," Lynsey says.

The Wedding Story of Kacey and Justin Loveless

Carri Fras |  September 13, 2017

On Kacey and Justin’s third anniversary, they had plans to go to a favorite restaurant for dinner. When a busy work day and deadline were cause for a cancellation, Justin had to break the bad news.

The Wedding Story of Jillian and Patrick Jaszewski

Carri Fras |  September 13, 2017

Jillian and Patrick knew from their first date they would spend the rest of their lives together. It was so clear, in fact, that Patrick “fake proposed” as they passed a courthouse while visiting his family in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

The Wedding Story of Erica and Mitchell Fox

Carri Fras |  September 6, 2017

After spending the weekend in the Upper Peninsula hiking to waterfalls and exploring the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Mitchell could not find that perfect, special moment to finally pull out the ring he had been carrying around in his pocket.

The Wedding Story of Paige and Jay Trauring

Carri Fras |  September 6, 2017

It’s usually a nice sign when the cove in which you become engaged is called “Lover’s Key.” Retreating to a romantic and warm weather getaway in Bonita Springs, Florida, Jay had packed a little something special in his luggage on that November trip.

The Wedding Story of Christie and Tyler Kleinschmidt

Carri Fras |  August 30, 2017

We hear many engagement stories here at WeddingDay—from the simple, sentimental type to those that are intricately planned. But what matters most is that they are from the heart.

The Wedding Story of Kristin and Matthew St. Clair

Carri Fras |  August 30, 2017

Kristin and Matthew both joined, deciding to give online dating a try. After a few winks later and within a week’s time, the two were meeting for their first date. “From there it was history,” Kristin explains.

A Healthy Wedding Day Mindset

simplybesoevents |  August 27, 2017

You're a bride...or a groom. It's your big day, tensions are high, nerves are raw and so many people are hustling and bustling with excitement.

Our Favorite Instagram Posts 8.25.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  August 25, 2017

You guys. We're always impressed by the amount of pretty on our Insta-feed, but this, we were blown. away. Don't believe us? Scroll down to see the proof! And don't forget to give these talented folks a follow while you're at it!