Top 3 Hesitations in Hiring a Wedding Planner

tied with a bow weddings top three hesitations in hiring a wedding planner

You’re newly engaged, staring happily at that ring on your finger, and excited to begin the wedding planning process but you have some questions. You’ve heard about wedding planners, but you’re working on a tight budget and aren’t sure what to do. Are they worth the investment? What do they truly offer you? Is it possible to do everything yourself … Read More

3 Pros and Cons of the First Look + Helpful Hints

For ages, the wedding ceremony has focused on the special moment of the bride walking toward groom up the aisle. But in recent years, this tradition has received a new spin, which has couples raving as to the beautiful moment it creates. It’s called a first look, where in a quiet moment before the ceremony the groom gets to glimpse … Read More

Colorado Wedding Vendor Spotlight: Amber Mustain Floral Design and Stylings

Today in the Tied With a Bow Weddings Vendor Spotlight, I spoke with Amber Mustain of Amber Mustain Floral Design & Stylings. Amber is a wife, mom of two gorgeous kiddos and an incredibly talented Colorado florist. Her kind demeanor instantly draws you in and her love for design is evident in her beautiful floral work. Today, Amber talks flowers, … Read More

What to Include in Your Invitation Suite

You said “yes!” and now it’s time to plan your dream wedding day! Once you have the vision for your wedding, chosen a date and a venue, it’s time to share the news with your guests! Creating your invitation suite is the first glimpse into your day that your guests will have. It will set the tone for the style … Read More

Wedding Vendor Spotlight: Dana Nicole Designs

Today in the Tied With a Bow Weddings Vendor Spotlight, I spoke with Dana Fiddler of Dana Nicole Designs. Dana and I met through work in Calgary and followed similar paths as fellow hockey wives. Living overseas during the hockey season prompted Dana to create a job she could do from anywhere in the world. Her design work helps creative … Read More

10 Unique Songs for Your Wedding Ceremony + Music Selection Cheat Sheet

If you’ve been to multiple weddings over the past couple years I’m sure you have heard similar songs playing throughout the day. I am the first to say that I love all of them, but I do have a soft spot for something different. Choosing great music for your wedding ceremony is the perfect way to set the mood for … Read More

Top 5 Accounts for Instagram Inspiration

If I could list one of my job descriptions, I would embarrassingly say Instagram swiping (ahem stalking) is high on the list. I follow so many amazing accounts (wedding and lifestyle related) and am inspired daily by the beauty roaming around on my feed! Today, I wanted to share a list of my top five accounts I love so you … Read More

10 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Venue

Congratulations! You’ve said, “Yes!” and now the journey to your wedding day begins! I know that beginning the planning can be daunting, but as your wedding planner I want to make the experience as fun and stress-free as possible. Often the first step in the planning process is determining your ideal wedding venue. Today, I want to talk about 10 considerations … Read More

Choosing Your Perfect Wedding Planner

How can I help you? You’ve probably seen this blog post hundreds of times before: “Why should you hire a wedding planner?” It’s an article that wedding planners around the world post explaining their value to brides. While I think it is important to hire a planner for your wedding, I’ll take a different angle. This post will focus on … Read More