1,001 Wedding Ideas: The Ultimate Resource for Fresh Ideas, Strategies, and Solutions

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1,001 ideas to make every aspect of the most important, romantic, and memorable day of your life perfect! 1,001 Wedding Ideas: The Ultimate Resource for Creating a Wedding No One Will Ever Forget is an encyclopedic treasure trove that no engaged couple should be without. No matter what kind of budget, you'll find novel ideas, brilliant strategies, and useful solutions in this complete, well organized, and ultimately inspiring book. The 14 chapters cover the gamut of important wedding day considerations including:...

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Overview

1,001 ideas to make every aspect of the most important, romantic, and memorable day of your life perfect! 1,001 Wedding Ideas: The Ultimate Resource for Creating a Wedding No One Will Ever Forget is an encyclopedic treasure trove that no engaged couple should be without. No matter what kind of budget, you'll find novel ideas, brilliant strategies, and useful solutions in this complete, well organized, and ultimately inspiring book. The 14 chapters cover the gamut of important wedding day considerations including: 1) wedding planning 2) wedding themes 3) reception & ceremony locations 4) the ceremony 5) wedding party 6) the gown 7) food & drink 8) stationery 9) music 10) decorations 11) flowers 12) reception activities 13) rehearsal dinner 14) problems & quick solutions.

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Brides-to-be need help and Tricia Spencer's 1,001 Wedding Ideas provides it in enviable ways. In 14 chapters and 544 pages, this carefully planned resource takes the stress out of wedding planning with start-to-finish suggestions about the gnarly process. Every phase is covered; from wedding themes; rehearsal dinner; reception and ceremony locations; ceremony preparations; wedding party; the gown; food and drink; stationery; music; decorations; flowers; reception activities; and last minute problems and solutions. Think of it as bridal life (and sanity) preserver.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781416206675
  • Publisher: Sellers Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 10/12/2012
  • Pages: 544
  • Sales rank: 1,358,252
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 The Big-Picture Decisions

Chapter 1 Planning Your Wedding 8

At first, planning your wedding may seem overwhelming, but here you'll find easy-to-follow advice and ideas on making your first big-picture choices.

Chapter 2 Location 62

If you arc looking for a spectacular backdrop for your wedding, why not consider a natural wonder like Yosemite. Or is a special destination like Graceland your dream? Here's all the information you'll need to reserve an amazing setting.

Chapter 3 Wedding Themes 100

Do you long for a country-western wedding? Or how about a speakeasy, Broadway, or eco-friendly theme? You'll find all the tips you need to create a memorable, one-of-a-kind, and personalized wedding.

Chapter 4 The Ceremony 148

It's showtime! These creative strategies will help you choose the right officiant, the ideal settings and the perfect vows.

Part 2 The Wedding Party

Chapter 5 Gowns, Attire & Beauty 176

Shopping for the wedding gown of your dreams? Fitting a dapper groom? Here arc stress-free strategies.

Chapter 6 Attendants & Family 222

From attendants' gifts to protocol for the flower girl and ring bearers, and even pets in the procession, help is here to guarantee a smooth ceremony and a happy wedding party.

Chapter 7 Rehearsal Dinner 244

Want to create a special (and fun!) rehearsal dinner? Rent a skybox, have a wine tasting, or throw a costume parry!

Part 3 The Details

Chapter 8 Stationery 262

Wedding stationer includes much more than just printed invitations. You'll find creative ideas for all your paper needs, from save-the-dates to marriage certificates to wedding-program styles and guest-book alternatives.

Chapter 9 Flowers 290

When it comes to flowers, beautiful and affordable options abound. Tips cover hiring a florist, incorporating unusual elements in your bouquet, and creating a bounty of memorable floral displays.

Chapter 10 Decorations 322

When it comes to decorating, the sky is the limit! Whether you have selected a specific wedding theme or you are merely beautifying the reception space, you'll find scores of affordable decorating ideas.

Chapter 11 Food & Drink 374

Whether you serve a formal meal or throw a pizza party, you have a variety of culinary options that will delight everyone.

Chapter 12 Music 412

Music can set the perfect mood for your ceremony, and at the reception, it gets the crowd on their feet!

Chapter 13 Reception Activities 434

It's time to party! Loads of creative variations for the bouquet toss, cake cutting, and toasts, as well as icebreakers for your guests, such as photo booths, conversation cards, balloon floating, table-side magicians, karaoke, and more.

Chapter 14 Fix It! Wise Preventions & Quick Solutions 480

It's your wedding day - and the florist delivered the wrong flowers. Or you're about to walk down the aisle - and your heel just broke. With a little preparation, you can avoid wedding-day disasters and learn strategies for the unexpected.

Index 518

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