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Tattoo Wedding Ring Ideas We Love

By Guest Contributor on Aug 5, 2020 6:22:48 PM

One of the most unexpected wedding trends to strike popularity just might be tattoo wedding rings! While we don't expect traditional wedding rings to fade away, there's a clear rise in alternative ring options beyond the traditional diamond and gold wedding bands. The exchange of wedding rings is a tradition of deep history, one that symbolizes eternal love and commitment. Tattoo wedding rings have a number of benefits: they are generally lower cost than traditional wedding rings, they will never get lost, and they can be fully customized to fit your unique personality.

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Your Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) Wedding Guide

By Guest Contributor on Aug 3, 2020 11:57:15 AM

Let’s Talk About PCH Weddings!


The Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) offers a wide array of wedding venues from the beautiful Bay Area all the way south to San Diego. There are so many cities and beach towns along the coast that offer a variety of styles, personalities, and natural landscapes. When planning a wedding along the historic PCH, you can choose from a wide array of events, venues, culture, and hotels. We can't forget to mention the sunsets because they're incredible when you're on a balcony or sitting beachside watching the sun gently settle on the edge of the ocean. The sunrise is just as undeniably beautiful in its own right.

Topics: Essential Guide
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Easy Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Day

By Guest Contributor on Aug 1, 2020 2:30:00 PM

While weddings revolve around tradition and family, they’re also about celebrating your relationship with memories that will last a lifetime. Some of the most unforgettable wedding memories are fun surprises, planned or otherwise, that the guests and the wedding party will be talking about for years to come! From flash mobs to blow-up dinosaurs, there are so many fun, light-hearted ways that you can personalize your wedding day. 

We asked our Wedgewood Wedding team of experts for advice on how to add a splash of fun to your day of celebration. Here's what they had to say . . . 

Topics: Wedding Fun
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Real Wedding: Cindy & Devin at Stonetree Estate, CA

By Guest Contributor on Aug 1, 2020 2:16:42 PM



Cindy and Devin were absolutely glowing for their romantic wine-country wedding at Stonetree Estate in beautiful Novato, California. Tucked away at this lakeside retreat, the venue's mature landscaping made the perfect backdrop for the duo's flower-adorned wedding ceremony. Cindy and Devin chose a regal purple as their accent color, which created an upscale fairytale aesthetic at this charming estate. With help from the Wedgewood Weddings team, Cindy and Devin created an enchanting wedding that their guests are sure to remember for years to come!

Topics: Real Wedding
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The Ultimate Guide to Live-Streaming Your Wedding

By Guest Contributor on Jul 30, 2020 4:50:18 PM

By Deidre Drewes


Whether you're planning an intimate wedding celebration, getting hitched in a tropical location, or have guests that can't make the trip due to a global pandemic, there are many reasons why you might opt to livestream your wedding for all your friends and family to see! Thanks to technology, live-streaming your wedding has never been easier. Whether you are interested in a virtual vow exchange among a few close friends or live-streaming your entire reception for your guests at home to enjoy, we’ve pulled together the ultimate guide to hosting a live-streamed wedding. 


Topics: Essential Guide Real Trends Covid-19 Crisis
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Real Wedding: Tianna & David at San Ramon Waters, CA

By Guest Contributor on Jul 30, 2020 10:51:41 AM

Real Wedding


Tianna and David embodied everything that is love on their wedding day. This kind-hearted couple was all smiles for their nuptials, and it was clear just how much they adore each other. Tianna and David's Bay Area wedding was beautifully decorated with regal purple accent lighting, glamorous sparkles, and romantic shades of pink. Tianna looked absolutely ravishing in her blush lace gown just like a princess straight out of a fairy tale! The team at San Ramon Waters by Wedgewood Weddings absolutely adored creating a memorable day for Tianna and David that was filled with love and joy.


Topics: Real Wedding
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Less Is More: Simple Yet Special Ways to Propose

By Guest Contributor on Jul 29, 2020 3:06:55 PM

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simple proposal ideas we love

Is it just us, or is there a lot of pressure on the proposal? With all the viral flash mobs, hot air balloon rides and that guy who edited the ending of Sleeping Beauty for his next-level proposal, it often feels like extravagant is the only way to go. In truth, though, the vast majority of people out there do not expect (or want) a lavish proposal. For most people, a heartfelt proclamation from one knee is more than enough. No bells, whistles or flash mobs needed.

Topics: Wedding Fun Relationships
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Dessert Advice For A Sweet & Flavorful Wedding

By Guest Contributor on Jul 23, 2020 9:31:52 AM

Your wedding cake and wedding dessert tables are a big deal. To help you decide what to choose for your wedding day, we've asked our experts for their tips based on what they've seen at real weddings recently. Whether you're looking to match your wedding theme, have a sweet tooth, or feel nonplussed about candy, confections and sweets, we'll help you decide on an option that feels good.

Today, we're chatting to two of our experts Jordyn Voegele and Amanda Mizell who have conducted epic weddings, almost daily, for years.

Topics: Food & Drink
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Wedding Color Trends for 2022

By Guest Contributor on Jul 22, 2020 3:46:45 PM

By Deidre Drewes


From the powder blue suits that were a staple of the 80s to the rise of Millennial Pink, the wedding industry has seen a variety of color trends throughout the years. While pastel hues like blush and soft blue are timeless, we’re swooning over the latest color trends for 2022. From the resurgence of vintage metallics to the moody feel of deep grays and blues, see what color palettes are on-trend for the upcoming wedding season.

Topics: Real Trends
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5 Wedding Arbor Ideas We Love

By Guest Contributor on Jul 22, 2020 3:43:10 PM

By Deidre Drewes


The wedding arbor is often the pinnacle of your wedding ceremony. It is both the backdrop to your nuptials as well as a focal point for countless wedding party photos. Traditionally, wedding arbors are draped with tulle or adorned with elegant floral arrangements. However, many couples are getting creative with new and unique arbor embellishments. If you’re looking to elevate your wedding ceremony decor, take a look at these wedding arbor ideas we love!

Topics: Real Trends
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Wedding Day Advice... From Proven Experts!

By Guest Contributor on Jul 22, 2020 3:40:04 PM

Weddings are a special time for couples to make their dream days come true! What better way to get ideas for your magical day than from our Wedgewood Wedding experts who help put on thousands of dream weddings every year? We asked our team what they recommend couples do to help make their dream day all the more spectacular and they did not disappoint.

Topics: Complete Experts
9 min read

New Wedding Traditions You'll Love

By Guest Contributor on Jun 26, 2020 1:53:02 PM

By Deidre Drewes


The wonderful thing about wedding traditions is that they don’t have to be traditional couples can alter and update popular rituals to fit their unique personalities. New wedding traditions and customs are born every day, creating an endless combination of possibilities for celebrating your nuptials. We’ve pulled together a list of the latest wedding traditions and trends that we absolutely adore.


Topics: Real Trends



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