AN ENGAGEMENT STORY: ANDO AND ANGIE

High School sweethearts, Ando and Angie, got engaged on August 23, 2013 and now three years later, on their seven-year anniversary, they get ready to tie the knot on July 22, 2016. As the saying goes "the greatest love story told is your own..." In love and excited to get married, the couple shares their love story beginning with their romantic proposal.

Ando and Angie's Engagement

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WHAT TO WRITE IN YOUR THANK YOU CARDS

You're preparing your thank you cards and you find yourself at a crossroads: pre-written or handwritten?

Unless you have a very intimate wedding guest list, the recommendation is a pre-written/printed statement to make your life incredibly easier. Guests who, in your perspective, went above and beyond with their gift can get a small, handwritten thank you on your card to make your gratitude a little more personal.

thank you Card

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But what do you say overall?

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3 WEDDING CENTERPIECES WE LOVE

Choosing your wedding flowers is one of the most important yet challenging parts of wedding planning. As you start searching and seeing all the beautiful flower combinations on Pinterest, the process may feel overwhelming. From so many pretty blooms to choose from, it can be difficult to decide on which to choose to include in your wedding!

To help you get started, we've featured FTD Flower's top 3 favorite centerpieces, each inspired by different color palettes and themes. From classic blooms like roses and peonies, to exotic varieties such as protea and even air plants, these centerpieces will certainly inspire your wedding centerpiece designs. Each mood board is accompanied by a helpful list of the flowers used, so that you can easily recreate them yourself!

Bold and Bright

1. Bold & Bright

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WEDDING WEEK CHECKLIST

Is your wedding week swiftly approaching? Did time just simply fly?

Wedding Checklist

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Before you know it, you'll be marching down the aisle! But don't get caught up in last-minute to-dos that will make you feel anxious or flustered.

Prepare as much as you can by following this checklist:

1. Walk around in your wedding shoes as much as possible so your feet get acclimated.

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AN ENGAGEMENT STORY: ALIK AND LILIT

It was love at first sight when Alik saw Lilit's photo for the first time! With his determination to take her out, the two finally went on a date and quickly fell in love. After 4.5 years of dating, on March 19, 2016, Alik and Lilit had their fairytale engagement at Bellaire Banquet Hall, celebrating their love with family and friends. We talked to Lilit from Blissful Memories and we're excited to share their love story and all the details of their romantic engagement.

Alik and Lilit Engagement

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15 INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL TIPS FOR YOUR HONEYMOON

Honeymoons are a time to enjoy and celebrate the beginning of a new chapter as Mr. and Mrs! Whether you choose a relaxing or adventurous destination, honeymoons are every newlywed's most sought after trip! If you're planning on an international honeymoon, you should keep in mind a few tips to ensure you have a fun and safe trip!

Traveling to Honeymoon

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Here's our international travel tips to get you ready for your honeymoon:

1. If you're traveling international, having a travel agent is highly recommended. Your travel agent can help you book everything from the right airline, flight, hotel, and activities.

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15 UNIQUE FLAVORS FOR WEDDING CAKES

As beautiful and ornate your wedding cake will be, what's inside the fondant layer counts, too!

Cake Flavors

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Remember: You're allowed to think beyond the confines of chocolate and vanilla to land on a flavor that is uniquely delectable. A slice of your wedding cake is, most times, the last bite your guests will have on your Big Day, so leave them with something that's memorable, different and delicious. 

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BUTTERCREAM OR FONDANT CAKE?

There are many details involved in choosing a wedding cake. However, once you've found your inspirations and you're ready to design your cake, you must decide on the ultimate question...which icing will cover your cake? Fondant or buttercream?

Buttercream vs. Fondant

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The two main choices for finishing a cake are fondant and buttercream. Both icings are made from different ingredients and have advantages and disadvantages depending on your preferences. Here are important tips you need to know to help you choose your icing:

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