You don’t need a rainy day as an excuse to use umbrellas in your wedding day decor. Instantly adding charm, umbrellas and parasols give off a cheerful vibe that’s perfect for spring weddings. Check out some unique ways to incorporate this style that will have you and your guests floating away on the feeling of romance.
Candles have long been a go-to option for evoking ambiance into wedding ceremonies and receptions, from the aisle to the dance floor and everything in between, not to mention, they’re incredibly budget- and DIY-friendly. Before you start deciding on romantic votives, pretty pillars, or twinkling tapers, be sure to check with your venue to confirm that open flames are allowed. Got the go ahead? Now get inspired by these 15 luminous decor ideas:
The best thing about candles is that they work with any type of style, seen here in a traditional ceremony, an industrial chic space, and a rustic barn.
Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company provider of Perfect Circle® Jewelry Insurance, has been protecting treasured jewelry pieces for an entire century. To celebrate their 100-year milestone, they’ve partnered with one of the most talented designers in the biz, celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss, to help spread the word for their Everlasting Love contest. Running now through May 21, 2013, one lucky winner will receive a pair of Erica Courtney platinum diamond chandelier earrings worth $11,000 (which are certainly worth insuring afterward!).
Interested in participating? Just create an account on perfectcircleinsurance.com/everlastinglove (don’t worry, it’s free!) and upload a video, photo, or paragraph that shares your story describing what everlasting love means to you. Please visit the contest website for the official contest rules.
And while you’re at it, take a glance around the Perfect Circle Jewelry Insurance website because insuring your engagement and wedding rings is one of the most important steps in the wedding planning process. The comprehensive coverage* you receive with a Jewelers Mutual policy includes repair or replacement for jewelry that is lost, stolen, or damaged, and even includes loose stones while they are being set by your jeweler (which is a rare inclusion from both homeowners’ and jewelry insurance companies). And thanks to their impeccable customer service, it’s extremely easy to apply or get a free quote. Just have an appraisal from your preferred jeweler at the ready and you can receive a free quote online within seconds or purchase a policy in just 10 minutes. Once you’ve experienced Jewelers Mutual’s Perfect Circle Jewelry Insurance, you’ll immediately realize why they’ve been around for so long.
*Coverage is subject to the provisions, limitations, exclusions and endorsements in the policy and the level of coverage you select.
Jewelry plays a key role in your wedding and happily ever after – from the engagement ring to the earrings you wear on the big day to your wedding bands. Searching for the perfect source? Here are four reasons to choose PrimeStyle.com for all of your jewelry needs:
The rain had magically stopped just before Carrie walked down the granite steps toward her happily ever after, looking breathtaking in a vintage-inspired lace appliqued gown. Her handsome fiance, Brent, waited beneath the arched architectural marvel of the Bethesda Terrace entryway at Central Park in New York City. Angelic statues nestled on the terrace’s iconic fountain silently watched on, alongside 24 guests, as the couple exchanged vows in an intimate ceremony.
Afterward, they retreated to City Winery, an industrial chic space where oak barrels mingle harmoniously with the bottles, and they celebrated with life’s simplest pleasures: good food, good wine, and good company.
Carrie, 33 & Brent, 33
New York, NY
Wedding Date: October 19, 2012
Number of Guests: 24
Wedding Ceremony Location: Bethesda Terrace, Central Park, New York City
Wedding Reception Location: City Winery, New York City