Engagement Rings · Wedding Planning · Wedding Trends

Raw Engagement Rings – 2016 Wedding Trends

I have become so obsessed with this trend!  I have been seeing all sorts of gorgeous RAW stone engagement rings popping up on my Instagram so I wanted to share a few of my favorites! What do you think of this new trend?  Would you wear a raw engagement ring?  Comment below and let me… Continue reading Raw Engagement Rings – 2016 Wedding Trends

Wedding Planning

5 Things NOT to Forget on Your Wedding Day

Are you one of those people that leaves the house and thinks “Hmm…I’m forgetting something!”  I know I am!  Here are 5 things you don’t want to forget on your wedding day! Marriage License – You have to give this to your officiant! Details to photograph: Invitation suite, shoes, vow books, etc. Cake Knife &… Continue reading 5 Things NOT to Forget on Your Wedding Day

Fall Wedding Decor · wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning · Wedding Trends

5 Something Blue Wedding Trends

You know the age old saying “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue.”  Here are 5 Something Blue Wedding Trends that I love! What are your favorite wedding trends?? For these and more ideas, check out our Pinterest page!

Wedding Menu · Wedding Planning

How to Create Your Wedding Menu

Now that you found your caterer…the fun starts!  Creating your wedding menu should be fun and reflect you as a couple.  Whether you are on a strict budget or have a little more to work with you can create a fun, tasteful menu your guests will love! Your menu doesn’t have to be Filet and encrusted… Continue reading How to Create Your Wedding Menu

Chalkboards · Fall Wedding Decor · wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning · Wedding Signage · Wedding Trends

Wedding Signs – How to Season Chalkboards

Chalkboards have taken over the wedding signage world! Have you ever wondered why your words are forever in the background of your chalkboards after erasing them? The answer is simple…just like a cast iron pan, they have to be seasoned! Who knew?

wedding disasters · Wedding Planning

5 Wedding Day Fixes

There are always unforeseen things that pop up.  It’s for that reason I have compiled this list of 5 Wedding Day Fixes!  Don’t let these things get in the way of you having the best day ever…handle them like a champ! Plan B – What’s your venue’s rain plan option or options.  Make sure you… Continue reading 5 Wedding Day Fixes

Wedding Planning

Wedding Day Emergency Kit

You just never know what will happen on your wedding day.  You can plan until you are blue in the face but the reality of it is…just be prepared and you’ll be ok!  Here are my top picks to have in your wedding day emergency kit: Asprin Band-Aids Q-Tips Chalk – Works wonders on wedding… Continue reading Wedding Day Emergency Kit

wedding disasters · Wedding Planning

Stop Hiring Friends for Your Wedding

I hear this more than I can even keep count.  I would be lying if I said I didn’t face palm every time too.  Weddings cost money and I am all about saving some cash where I can…but I am more about getting the job done and good quality.  It is that reason I implore… Continue reading Stop Hiring Friends for Your Wedding

Chalkboards · Fall Wedding Decor · wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning · Wedding Signage · Wedding Trends

Top 5 Wedding Signs

I love getting creative when it comes to wedding signage!  I personally like when couples choose signs and decor that they can use after their wedding and put it in their homes.  Here are my top 5 wedding signs! I love a pretty frame and a chalkboard! Don’t throw out those old windows!  Paired with… Continue reading Top 5 Wedding Signs

Real Wedding · wedding inspiration · Wedding Planning

Real Wedding – Jen & Alex Elope!

Did you know that Charming Grace Events also plans elopements?  We love all weddings, no matter the size or complexity!  Check out Jen and Alex’s waterfront elopement at Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa.  The weather was perfect and the celebration was even better!  I think the smile on Jen’s father’s face is my favorite!  Photos… Continue reading Real Wedding – Jen & Alex Elope!