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Turning Conventionality into Creativity

by admin on April 25, 2013 in Budget, Logistics, Programs with No Comments

If you want to go for true functionality, you can print your program on the label of a water bottle so your guests don’t get thirsty. It saves the hassle of another item to keep up with while also turning a standard water brand label into something personal.

Or if you are putting blankets on your guests’ chairs as their favors, tie a thick ribbon around it and print your program basics on a card tied to the ribbon.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Reception Programs

by admin on January 15, 2013 in Bridal Party, Budget, Logistics, Programs, Reception Traditions with 3 Comments

Other perks of having a program include the space to acknowledge song titles and significance; to introduce the people who are giving toasts; to introduce the bridal party and say a tidbit about each person; to give a shout out to any historical events that fall on the same calendar day; to offer a tribute to a family member who has passed away; to share the bride and groom’s new address; or any other sort of detail that might not be necessary but that certainly enhances the guests’ appreciation and engagement during the evening.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

A Father’s Poem

by admin on July 31, 2012 in Family, Programs with 2 Comments

I wanted to share with you a beautiful poem, written by the father of a groom to his son and daughter-in-law-to-be.  The bride and groom used it as the front cover of their program. Tweet Poem © Tim Chown 2012

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

3R’s for Your Wedding: Recycle

by admin on December 20, 2011 in Attire, Flowers, Invitations, Logistics, Programs with No Comments

Recycling is so cool.  I know it’s one of those “should do’s” that we were ingrained to obey since we were kids, but beyond soda bottles and pickle jars, recycling has so much artistry in it.  Taking one thing, breaking it down, and recreating it to be used again, often in a different function from…continued here

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The Sweet Christian Bride

3R’s for Your Wedding: Reduce

To be a good steward of the resources you are given, you will inevitably evaluate your priorities of time, money, resource, and service.  It may mean more to you to lavish each guest with a personalized favor that is wrapped in plastic gift bags than it does to keep down the use of non-natural products…continued here

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