3 Reasons to Have an Unplugged Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Recently, weddings have gone digital, with more and more couples using wedding websites and personalized wedding hashtags — but some couples are leaning in the opposite direction, choosing to step back and unplug on their big day. Here are 3 reasons to have an unplugged wedding.Your Photos Will Be BetterYou’ve probably seen albums circulating on social media of professionally taken wedding photos that portray a beautiful moment.. with 20+ smartphones held in the air to capture it, too. You&rsquo... read more.

  • July 13, 2018
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4 Most Popular Wedding Trends of 2018

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Inspiration

Wedding trends are always changing, and many of the trends in 2018 stand in stark contrast to previous trends. Read on to learn the 4 most popular wedding trends happening in 2018; we hope you’ll find one or two you can use on your special day.Jewel Tones and Sentimental ThemesColors have always been one of the first elements that brides-to-be consider when planning a wedding, and in 2018, recent pastel trends have given way to bright jewel tones. Rich, deep colors like emerald, sapphire, and violet a... read more.

  • June 28, 2018
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3 Wedding Cake Tasting Tips

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Cake tasting should be one of the most fun parts of the wedding planning process. It’s just the two of you, maybe some family, or friends, and a ton of delicious cake samples. But what do you need to do to really be prepared for this event? Read on for 3 wedding cake tasting tips that will make your day as productive as it is yummy.Know What You WantIf you have specific cake flavors you would like to try, be sure to let the baker know ahead of time. Usually, your baker will have you fill out a form wi... read more.

  • June 22, 2018
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Il Tulipano Wedding Feature | Cristina & Sean

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Features

We’re finally feeling the spring weather here at il Tulipano, and we couldn’t think of a better wedding to feature this month than Cristina and Sean’s. Their wedding took place in May of last year, and everything went off without a hitch. The weather was clear and magic was in the air as the bride and groom celebrated their special day.At il Tulipano, we strive to create an oasis for every bride and groom — an Italian-inspired escape that gives you and your loved one the perfect sett... read more.

  • June 12, 2018
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5 Wedding Registry Essentials Every Couple Needs

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

We’ve already covered the top 10 items for your wedding registry, but there are some things you just MUST have on your registry - no matter who you are. Even if you are an established couple with a household full of stuff, these 5 wedding registry essentials every couple needs should be on your list.Crockpot and/or InstapotAll couples have to eat, and if you are like most people, you’re probably too busy to cook a four course meal every night. Crockpots have been around for ages and are a great... read more.

  • May 29, 2018
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10 Questions to Ask Before Booking Your Wedding Venue

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Booking your wedding venue should be one of the first steps in the wedding planning process. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and uncertain at this stage of planning, and you may not even know what you need from your wedding venue yet. We’ve compiled a list of 10 questions to ask before booking your wedding venue to make sure you find the perfect place for your special day.1. Is my date available?Many venues book up months or even years in advance. You may want to have multiple dates to check when... read more.

  • May 09, 2018
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A Guide to Writing Your Wedding Vows

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

So you and your fiance decided it would be nice to write your own wedding vows. It sounded like a romantic idea at the time, but now the magnitude of the task has brought on writer’s block. We’ve already covered how to write your wedding vows, but read on for a guide to writing your wedding vows.Just Start WritingFor some folks, the best way to write your wedding vows is just to start writing. Write about what you love about your fiance, the things you’ve been through together, and what yo... read more.

  • April 27, 2018
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Il Tulipano Wedding Feature | Danielle & Dan

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Features

This month’s wedding feature is a spotlight on Danielle and Dan, who were married at il Tulipano in April 2017. From the moment this happy couple arrived, there was no doubt about how in love they were. The day was filled with celebration, from dancing away in il Tulipano’s Grand Ballroom, to enjoying delicous cuisine prepared by our five star chefs. Their special day went off without a hitch and was the perfect way for the bride and groom to start their lives together. Experience a part of thei... read more.

  • April 18, 2018
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3 Spring Wedding Ideas for a Bride on a Budget

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Love is in the air, and there’s still so much to do before the big day! Sticking to your budget can be difficult which is why we’ve compiled our 3 best spring wedding ideas for a bride on a budget. Read on to learn what you can do to have a great spring wedding - without blowing your entire budget in one place.Skip The Expensive Floral ArrangementsHow you save money on weddings depends on whether you’ll be indoors or outdoors. (Learn the pros and cons of both options.) If you’ve chos... read more.

  • April 13, 2018
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4 Travel Tips for Guests Attending a New Jersey Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

So you’re planning to travel to New Jersey for a wedding, and you want to make the most of it. Read on to learn our 4 best travel tips for guests attending a New Jersey Wedding.Plan for Jersey WeatherWhen you travel to New Jersey, you have to be prepared for all sorts of weather. Particularly if you are attending a spring or summer wedding in New Jersey, you need to be prepared for the possibility of chilly weather. Be sure to pack a shawl or sweater to cover your arms if you plan to wear a sleeveless... read more.

  • March 30, 2018
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