wedding planning

Best of 2017 Wedding Tips

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 | Filed under: Seasonal Wedding, wedding ideas, Wedding Planners, wedding planning, Wedding Trends, Wedding Trends 2017 | author: By Keith Sly,    

Knowles-2017 Wedding TipsAs the days wind down in 2017 and we approach 2018, The Manor reflects on all the happy newlyweds who tied the knot in 2017, and excited couples who plan to wed at The Manor in 2018. In 2017, our wedding planner delivered our readers popular trends and new takes on old traditions for you to enjoy.
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How To Choose Your Wedding Venue

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding guests, wedding planning, Wedding Venues | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding VenueWhere you choose to hold your wedding ceremony and reception helps set the tone for your big day. Whether you dream of a beach wedding, a comfortable vineyard, or an elegant ballroom, the experts at The Manor want to share important factors to consider when selecting the perfect venue to celebrate your marriage.
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How To Set The Date Of Your Wedding

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 | Filed under: Holiday Wedding, Wedding Date, wedding ideas, Wedding Invitations, Wedding Planners, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    


After the blissful excitement of getting engaged, not too soon after will friends and family begin to ask, “When’s the wedding?” With the national average engagement lasting about 15 months, selecting the date of your wedding can be stressful. Before you mail out your save-the-dates, the wedding planners at The Manor share important factors to consider in this step-by-step guide to selecting the date of your wedding.
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How To Spot A Wedding Crasher

Thursday, October 5th, 2017 | Filed under: wedding crashers, wedding planning, wedding receptions | author: By Keith Sly,    

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to get dressed up and spend the night dancing eating and drinking with complete strangers-posing as just another wedding guest? The idea of showing up to a wedding uninvited became popular after the movie “Wedding Crashers”. Wedding crashing is the act of attending a wedding celebration without an invitation.

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Wedding Trends: Best Summer Wedding Favors

Friday, August 4th, 2017 | Filed under: Summer Wedding, wedding planning, Wedding Trends | author: By Keith Sly,    

A summer wedding allows couples to dedicate their devoted love to each other under the warm sunshine. Whether you have a beach wedding, or a traditional themed wedding, couples can gift tokens of appreciation to their guests with the perfect summer themed wedding favors. The wedding planners at The Manor have gathered the best summer wedding favor ideas that are sure to delight your guests and brighten their summer day.
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How To Give The Best Wedding Speech

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 | Filed under: wedding ideas, wedding planning, Wedding Speech | author: By Keith Sly,    

Wedding SpeechThe maid of honor and best man are typically childhood friends, roommates from college or family members. Not only do they play an important role during the ceremony, these honorary individuals can expect to give one memorable and crowd-pleasing wedding toast at the reception. From organizing your thoughts to practicing delivery, the wedding planners at the Manor share simple tips and tricks, to ensure your toast goes off without a hitch.
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What To Do The Night Before The Wedding

Thursday, July 13th, 2017 | Filed under: Pre-wedding, Wedding checklist, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Night Before WeddingsWhile a wedding day brings much joy, ensuring that you finalize wedding plans the night before the wedding may be overwhelming for brides-to-be. With all of the hard work and planning coming to a close, from the little décor details to anticipating ecstatic emotions of a blissful tomorrow, The Manor has some tips and tricks to calm any pre-wedding jitters.
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How to Plan a Destination Wedding

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 | Filed under: Destination Wedding, dream wedding, Honeymoon ideas, wedding ideas, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Destination WeddingToday couples have more wedding venue and ceremony options outside the traditional chapel. Destination weddings allow couples to pack their bags, and get married in a dream location.  From tying the knot in the warm sand, whisked away in the mountains, historical landmark, or in the heart of a big city, a destination wedding can feel like the ultimate bliss as well as a honeymoon in one. With the many exotic options to choose from, every couple will find a destination that best suits their taste. To plan a dream wedding in a getaway location, couples should consider important logistics to ensure your big day will be everything you hoped for. Sit back and grab your plane ticket, the Manor has gathered advice from far and wide to advise you how to plan a destination wedding. Read more…

Why You Should Still Hire A Wedding Planner

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 | Filed under: Wedding Planners, wedding planning, Wedding Vendors | author: By Keith Sly,    

With endless possibilities from Pinterest wedding boards and access to plenty of information with a simple Google search, you may question the benefits of hiring a wedding planner. For some brides, the answer is easy; they know that wedding planning is just not for them. But for brides having spent their whole lives imagining every aspect of their wedding day, they may not see the need for extra help. Hiring a wedding planner offers perks for every bride, wedding size, and budget. A wedding planner serves as an assistant to the bride-to-be, dedicated to providing expertise, vendor connections, and foresight in transforming dream weddings into reality. We recruited our own wedding planners at The Manor to provide keen insight as to why you should still hire a wedding planner.
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Planning An Outdoor Wedding

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 | Filed under: Outdoor Venue, Outdoor Wedding, wedding planning | author: By Keith Sly,    

Beauty in nature is found everywhere. With bright blue skies, romantic breezes and picturesque sunsets. When planning an outdoor wedding, it’s important to consider various aspects to ensure that the wedding is perfectly captures nature’s beauty. At the Manor, we offer 20 acres of manicured landscape, and a beautiful selection of formal gardens with trellises and an open-air gloriettes. Our wedding planners have gathered ideas and advice to ensure your outdoor wedding is stunning!
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