Wedding Trends: 2017 Wedding Invitations

Friday, March 24th, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding Décor, Wedding Invitations, wedding themes, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding Invitation TrendsYour wedding invitation is the first impression guests have of your wedding; therefore couples need to make sure their invitations are extra special by keeping up with current wedding invitation trends. Weddings have taken a very personal and creative tone defined by elegance and simplicity. The wedding planners at the Manor have gathered 2017’s popular wedding invitation trends, from colors and textures to designs. No matter the season this guide will help couples choose the perfect wedding invitation. Start the wedding celebration from the moment guests open your invites by following these popular 2017 trends!
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Irish Wedding Traditions

Friday, March 17th, 2017 | Filed under: Irish Weddings, Wedding Cultures, Wedding Entertainment, wedding ideas, wedding themes, Weddings Around the World | author: By Keith Sly,    

Irish Wedding TraditionsIrish wedding traditions incorporate numerous folklore and superstitions; in modern times, couples add twists to ancient practices in order to personalize their weddings in appreciation of their Irish heritage. Did you know the phrase, “tying the knot” originated from an ancient Celtic tradition known as hand-fasting, in which when the bride and groom’s hands are tied together as a symbol of their union. In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, event planners at the Manor are here to add a dash of green, white and gold to your wedding, as well as incorporate Irish traditions to ensure the best luck on your wedding day.
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Wedding Planning Countdown

Friday, March 10th, 2017 | Filed under: Parents and wedding planning, Party Planning, Pre-wedding, wedding planning, Wedding Venues | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding Planning TimelineThe wedding date is officially set, let the countdown begin! As the excitement builds, ideas flood, and tasks quickly pile on, it is completely normal for brides to start to feel overwhelmed and anxious when planning their dream wedding. Rest assure, the wedding planners at the Manor have created this wedding timeline to serve as a guideline and ensure that the wedding planning process leading up to your big day, is enjoyable. Our wedding planners offer relief to some of the biggest planning decisions and burdens that surround your wedding day. Here are our helpful insights to best prepare couples for your upcoming special day.
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Wedding Trends: Millennial Weddings

Monday, March 6th, 2017 | Filed under: Millennial Weddings, Wedding Décor, Wedding DIY Tips, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Millennial Wedding TrendsGrowing up in a “digital world” and embracing change has allowed Millennials to shape the way modern weddings are now planned. From scrapping the white dress and incorporating out-of-the-box ideas, to posting every detail about the wedding planning process on social media, Millennials have truly transformed the traditional wedding into a memorable and personalized experience, all of which lead up to one big day.

Millennials are within the 16-34 age group; therefore wedding planning is an entirely different social experience than previous generations. Since this particular Generation’s self-expression and innovation have truly shaped the future of weddings, the wedding planners at the Manor will tell you how to best provide you and your guests with an extra memorable wedding experience for Millennials.
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Wedding Tips and Trends: Winter Wedding Themes For 2017

Friday, February 24th, 2017 | Filed under: wedding themes, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017, winter weddings | author: By Keith Sly,    

Winter WeddingsChoosing which season you wish to wed may not pose difficulty, but establishing a particular theme can be a daunting task. As you envision snow falling, warm rich colors and twinkling lights, perhaps being a winter bride sounds exciting. Luckily, the wedding experts at the Manor have mediated on all the wonder and magic of winter to bring our readers Winter Wedding Themes for 2017.
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Weddings Around the World

Friday, February 17th, 2017 | Filed under: wedding ceremony, Wedding Cultures, Wedding Day, Weddings Around the World | author: By Keith Sly,    

Weddings around the WorldIn a world full of culture, no two weddings are alike and there is no better way to show homage to one’s heritage than by incorporating old world traditions in your wedding. The Manor has already united Polish, Greek, Chinese, Jewish and Indian wedding traditions, but there is a whole world to still explore. So grab your plane ticket as The Manor presents to you wedding rituals and traditions from Germany, Spain, Turkey, Russia and the Philippines.
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Wedding Trends: 2017 Bachelorette Party Destinations

Monday, February 13th, 2017 | Filed under: Bachelorette Party ideas, wedding planning, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Nothing celebrates your engagement better than some good ole-fashioned fun with your best friends in an amazing city. Whether you are looking to stay out all night, plan a gourmet dinner, ride a bucking bronco or kick back with a well-deserved R&R trip with your best friends, the Manor has pinpointed the top party cities in the nation for your big last weekend as a single lady. So start packing your suitcase because these 2017 North American weekend getaways are perfect for your Bachelorette party. Read more…

Wedding Tips and Trends: Dressing For A Winter Wedding

Monday, February 6th, 2017 | Filed under: Bridal party, wedding dress, Wedding Shoes, wedding themes, winter weddings | author: By Keith Sly,    

Having a winter wedding doesn’t have to leave style out in the cold! Whether you are the bride, part of the wedding party or a guest, it’s essential to know how to dress for a winter wedding. The Manor has stitched up top style trends and favorite fashion garments for our readers that will warm your wedding party and guests and ensure they will never mutter the famous lyrics; “Baby it’s cold outside”.
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Wedding Tips and Trends: The Most Romantic Winter Proposal Locations

Friday, January 27th, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding Proposal, Wedding Trends, winter weddings | author: By Keith Sly,    

Winter ProposalsWinter is considered peak season for proposals, between the holidays and gathering with loved ones, this time of the year where the most romantic proposals happen. In fact 31% of couples get engaged on Christmas Eve, followed by 22% on Valentine’s Day. The Manor has scoured romantic cities worldwide on a quest for the most romantic winter proposal locations including creative marriage proposal ideas, that are sure to melt your heart. With a chill in the air, cuddle up beside your lover and read our latest blog.
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2017 Wedding Catering Trends

Friday, January 20th, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding Caterer, wedding menu, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Catering TrendsOne of the most stressful parts of the wedding planning process involves coordinating with the caterer to create a delectable menu for your big day. While many may be content with a run-of-the-mill menu, the food and beverages you choose to serve can truly transform you reception from ordinary to extraordinary. For years, wedding menus had a standard structure: The first course consists of a salad, followed by an entrée – chicken, beef or fish – and finally a piece of the delicious wedding cake for dessert.

However, times have changed. Today, chances are that your guests are savvy eaters with a broadened palette, and an appreciation for fine cuisine. In other words, traditional menus just won’t cut it. Your guests will be looking for some more unique than a standard chicken or fish plate, which is why it is important to hire a reputable catering company to ensure your guests will be happily satisfied with their meals and ready to hit the dance floor.

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To make an appointment with a banquet manager, please contact us at 609-652-1700.