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Fast Five with Sugar Clouds Cotton Candy

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Lauren Leal, owner of Sugar Clouds Cotton Candy.
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Fast Five with J Bar Enterprises

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Tanis Jamar, co-owner with husband David, of J Bar Enterprises.


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Recently Engaged in San Antonio? Here’s what to do NEXT…

As the buzz of your epic proposal begins to wane, and you’ve already starting tagging pics with your unique couple’s hashtag, it’s time to get down to the business at hand: Planning your wedding in San Antonio. But don’t panic. We got you – with the next steps to start with as you begin planning.


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Fast Five with The Knot Tyer Wedding Minister

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Scott Payne, Minister/Owner of The Knot Tyer Wedding Minister. 
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Fast Five with Fredericksburg Convention & Visitors Bureau

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Jan Musgrove, Group Sales & Services Manager at the Fredericksburg Convention & Visitor Bureau


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Hiring a Floral Designer in 2021 – Guest Post by Eden’s Echo Floral Design

First of all, Happy New Year!!!  We made it!  Now it’s time to plan that wedding.  Once you have your venue locked down, it’s time to look at other big ticket items like catering and floral.  I’m Erin McLarty, owner of Eden’s Echo Floral Design, here to help you navigate the world of wedding floral planning.


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HighPointe Estate’s Open House – Check out these great venue and vendors!

The perfect way to kick off 2021 if you’re engaged? An indulgent open house with HighPoint Estate and a fantastic lineup of wedding vendors. When planning your wedding in Austin, what easier way to knock off that To Do list then have the vendors assembled for you to meet. The theme was “Ring in the New Year” (pun intended!) and guests were greeted with pink champagne and start their journey touring this breathtaking venue and meeting eager wedding vendors.
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Cheers to the New Year!

Wow… No one expected 2020 to turn out the way it did. We had to shelter at home, come to the realization that we might run out of toilet paper, figure out distance learning, deal with unemployment and so much more. But we are strong,
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Cheers to the New Year!

Wow… No one expected 2020 to turn out the way it did. We had to shelter at home, come to the realization that we might run out of toilet paper, figure out distance learning, deal with unemployment and so much more. But we are strong,
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Fast Five with Lone Star Oaks

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Mary Spradlin of Lone Star Oaks.
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Fast Five with Messina Inn

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Cherri Maley of Messina Inn:
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Fast Five with Twin Creeks Country Club

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Cara Foley of Twin Creeks Country Club.
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A Sweet New Experience for Your Guests

Today’s wedding couples, more and more often, want to offer their guests more than the traditional reception. They want to give their guests an experience. 
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Sweet New Experiences for Your Guests

Today’s wedding couples, more and more often, want to offer their guests more than the traditional reception. They want to give their guests an experience. 
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Fast Five with the Pavilions at Rockport Beach

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Kerry Goodall from Pavilions at Rockport Beach.
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Fast Five with Premiere Events

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Delores Crum, owner of Premiere Events 
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Fast Five with The OASIS on Lake Travis

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Beth Dale of The OASIS on Lake Travis.
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Fast Five with Red Book Chef

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Adrianna Galinda, owner of Red Book Chef.
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Fast Five with Circle J Ranch

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Meka Jenkins, owner, Circle J Ranch:
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Fast Five with The Vista on Seward Hill

Texas Weddings’ Fast Five asks local wedding professionals the same five questions to help you get to know some of the people behind the companies. Today’s Fast Five comes from Sidonee Seward, owner, The Vista on Seward Hill. 
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How to Turn your Invite List into an RSVP number – Guest Post

If you’re trying to figure out how many people will be at your wedding, here are some tips from an expert.

Guest blog by La Escondida Celebration Center.


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The Modern and Beautiful Village Venue

Village Venue's outside ceremony site

The next venue in our open house edition is the Village Venue.

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Fall in Love With Olympia Hills

Olympia Hills ceremony aisle

We were dazzled when we walked the spacious property of Olympia Hills during their recent open house. The rolling hills, luscious green landscape, natural rock and many oak trees will make you fall in love with this venue.


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The Captivating Clubs at Garden Ridge

Outside ceremony site and building

With a scenic venue, a wrap-around porch perfect for wedding pictures and a gorgeous ceremony site overlooking a polished courtyard, The Club at Garden Ridge welcomed guests at their recent open house.
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A View from Above: Plaza Lecea

ceremony site

With its floor-to-ceiling windows and grand spiral staircase, the Plaza Lecea is always beautiful, but when it’s decked out for their recent open house, even more so.
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San Antonio’s Best-Kept Secret: The Veranda

The Veranda's Venue

The Veranda is the original “castle on the hill” surrounded by luscious greens. 
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The Pleasant Barns at Swallows Eve

Barns at Swallows Eve

The Barn at Swallows Eve is a hidden gem in Fredericksburg. We got to check them out during their open house and were completely awe-struck.
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Wedding Portrait Painter Graces The Oaks at Heavenly

Reception table setting

The Oaks at Heavenly’s open house was a sight to see. It was the perfect weather to come out, mingle and meet a live wedding-portrait painter.
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Olympia Hills Will Leave You Enchanted

Front view of Olympia Hills

Today’s garden wedding inspiration venue, Olympia Hills, is a sublime canvas with endless possibilities.
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The Perfect Texas View at Reneau Farms

Reception table setting

Today we’re giving you a glimpse of the charming Reneau Farms. This venue is truly a Texas wedding dream come true.


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Lauren and Bryan: A Real Wedding

Wedding photo of bride and groom

Our newest Texas Wedding Guide issue is out now, and we couldn’t fit all of the gorgeous photos from this September wedding in the magazine; so we’ve decided to release them here for a little sneak peek!


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Top Ten Wedding No-No’s

Let’s be honest, we have all been to some sketchy events, to say the least, whether it was the fault of the wedding couple or the guest, it is up in the air. Here is a list of popular Wedding Guide no-no’s taken from our staff that we have all personally seen!
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Wedding Bar Tip

What is more affordable serving Beer & Wine or Full Bar with Liquor?

Full Bar of Course! Yes, that is right let me explain why!
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Perfect First Dance Songs!

Let the fun begin. Choosing the song for your first dance as a married couple is one of the best parts. This song will then become YOUR song. How exciting! With so many options of songs out there you will know when you’ve found the one and we’re excited to try and help in this process.
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8 Appetizer Ideas for Fall Weddings

Beef Sliders with Arugula & Tomato Jam.

Get your guests cozy on your perfect autumn wedding by picking out some delicious seasonal appetizers. These are just a few of the perfect comfort foods to embrace the Fall season.
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32 Popular First Dance Songs

Let the fun begin. Choosing the song for your first dance as a married couple is one of the best parts. This song will then become YOUR song. How exciting! With so many options of songs out there you will know when you’ve found the one and we’re excited to try and help in this process.


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