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Bridal Suites at the Main Line’s Merion Tribute House Get a Makeover

We noticed improvements recently at historic Merion Tribute House so we turned to Event Coordinator Colette Speakman to learn the latest about the Main Line wedding and event venue—as well as a little history. Here is what she had to say:

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16 Unique Rehearsal Dinner Locations in Philadelphia

Rehearsal dinners are special. Often, it is the first meal when both families unite and celebrate together at one table before the wedding.

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Tuesday Events at Congress Hall in Cape May

Are you considering touring a Cape May wedding venue such as Congress Hall but the frigid winter weather has you stuck?

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Whiskey Flights for Your Philadelphia Wedding

Surely, you have seen restaurant menus featuring craft beer flights with samples of locally-brewed ales, lagers and stouts. But now hops are making way for barley as whiskey flights are popping up on those nifty neighborhood restaurant chalkboard menus. So, too, are classic whiskey drinks with housemade bitters and Prohibition era whiskey centered cocktails.

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Advantages of the Off Season

Are you recently engaged and confronted with an array of new wedding terminology and protocol? Learning the ins and outs of wedding planning like what is off-season versus high season can be overwhelming.

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Garces Events Bridal Showcase Set for March 1

Say I do with a view! Celebrate your Philadelphia wedding in style at Cira Centre Atrium at JG Domestic and Garces Events!

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5 Ways to Enjoy Wedding Planning with Your Groom

For some grooms, in depth decisions about certain wedding planning details result in a universal blank stare. Prevent their eyes from glazing over by involving him in some fun tasks for your Philadelphia wedding. Perhaps, he does prefer ranunculus over roses but just in case…here are some fun ways to enjoy wedding planning with your groom.

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Planning Your Philadelphia Wedding Around the Pope

There is something magical about a Philadelphia wedding in the glow of the city street lights, luminous City Hall clock tower, and majestic steps of the Art Museum. And that begs the question: have you considered a Center City wedding venue but just wish the streets and sidewalks were a tad more polished? Here lies the answer: nothing cleans up the city quite like a Papal visit. Have you ever asked your mom, why the immaculate cleaning…who’s come over, the Queen? Exactly!

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Tree Slab Ideas for Your Rustic Philadelphia Wedding

Ideal for a rustic wedding in Philadelphia, tree slices incorporate the element of nature into your décor and are actually quite versatile. Here are several ways tree slabs can be utilized at your wedding.

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Contagious to Perform Jan. 10 at The 2015 Lemon Ball

Raise support for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation during an evening of dining and dancing featuring BVTLive's own Contagious band.

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Smart Ideas for Winter Weddings in Philadelphia

Winter weddings are magical—and uncommon. That is what makes them special. The possibility of a light dusting of snow, crystal icicles reflecting off of blue skies makes for a dreamy landscape. However, with winter’s beauty also come its hindrances. So, with that in mind, here are some Philadelphia winter wedding essentials to make your event run smoothly.

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Custom Wedding Invitations with Trilogy Event Design Invitations

Invitations play a large role in conveying the theme and tone of your wedding in Philadelphia. This week, we turned to Montgomery County wedding invitations company Trilogy Event Design Invitations for their favorite tips and ideas for winter wedding invitations and unique designs. Here is what they had to say.

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BVTLive's! Upcoming Showcase Event Set for Jan. 5

Nothing sets your wedding apart quite like live music. Booking a live wedding band or orchestra adds another dynamic or energy for guests attending your reception. But how do you know what a band is like in action? BVTLive! has just the opportunity for you.

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Post Reception Ideas for Philadelphia Weddings

One of the latest wedding trends is the after party. Gathering after the reception provides a chance to prolong the celebration, and more intimate conversation as many couples regret not having more time to spend with guests at the wedding. The after party may also be the first chance for the newlyweds to relax and have a bite to eat. Here are some ideas to inspire your after party celebration:

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Capturing Magic: Wedding Photography in Philadelphia

The right wedding photographer is key to bringing emotions to life, capturing a fleeting moment of love and expression in print to be a cherished heirloom for generations. So, how do you make sure to select a photographer that’s ideal for the Philadelphia wedding you have imagined?

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