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Bluebird Weddings & Events Blog

Avoiding DIY Disaster

If you are planning to do most of the wedding decorations yourself, following a few guidelines will make the task much easier for you and those you’ve enlisted to help. Pick a theme and stay with it. As you peruse magazines, Pinterest boards, and photos of other weddings, you will be bombarded with ideas. As… Read more »

Start with a Budget

Once you have the engagement ring and a date, it’s time to think about your budget. Traditionally, the bride’s parents covered the wedding expenses with the exception of the rehearsal dinner and some of the flowers. Today, that still may be the case for some couples, but often times, the groom’s parents will help with… Read more »

Thanks Gents!

Those well-groomed, sharply dressed men are standing by your side on one of the most important days of your life. You’ve shared laughs, survived the tough times, and created some really great stories. And today, those men are supporting you as you launch into the great adventure of marriage with the love of your life…. Read more »

Send Everyone Out

After all the plans have been made and invitations sent out, your wedding day finally arrives. As the bride, you’ll be surrounded by people on this very special day: makeup artist, hair stylist, bridesmaids, photographers. Flowers will be delivered, cake set up, candles lit, and music rehearsed, but in the flurry of activities, don’t forget… Read more »

My Wedding Video – A Treasured Possession

In the 1980’s when my husband and I married, people were just starting to video their weddings. Our videographer was confined to the church balcony. The sound wasn’t great and neither was the footage, but that recording of our ceremony and reception has become one of my most treasured possessions. We also have a photo… Read more »

Add a Little Blue

  For some brides, adding something blue into their wedding attire is merely an attempt to fulfill the requirements of an old rhyme, but why not use it as an opportunity to let your creativity shine? Blue Ribbon – Weave a blue satin ribbon into your hair, or pin a simple blue bow to the… Read more »