The Perfect Playlist for Your Fall Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Dum, dum da dum…Music is, inevitably, an important part of any wedding. And unlike preparing for the wine and cheese party you threw a few months ago, you can’t just add a few favorites to your Spotify playlist and call it a day. Finding the right music requires careful consideration of the mood you want to set -- as well as the available time you have.From fantastic fall wedding colors to stunning fall makeup, a fall wedding is already a fairly romantic setting: deep blue skies, vibrant trees,... read more.

  • October 27, 2015
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5 Tips for Putting the Hocus Pocus in Your Halloween Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Inspiration

For most people, Halloween means a variety of traditions: trick-or-treating, pumpkin carving, costume contests, etc. For a small percentage of engaged couples each year, Halloween becomes a celebration of the ultimate tradition: a wedding.While the first reaction many people may have to a Halloween wedding is, “Say that again?!” it can actually be a great and unique choice for couples already searching for something less traditional (and not to mention inexpensive!). If you’re not worried... read more.

  • October 15, 2015
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Recently Engaged? Here's Your Five Step Guide to Planning Your Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

“Falling in love was the easy part; planning a wedding -- yikes!” Actress Niecy Nash once said.If you’ve just gotten engaged, you know it’s true: everyone wants the unforgettable, beautiful, viral photo-worthy wedding. But unforgettable, weddings aren’t just something you can add to your one-click online shopping cart -- weddings take a LOT of planning.If you just said “yes” and you’re moving on to the nitty-gritty wedding planning stage that precedes “... read more.

  • October 05, 2015
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Which Wedding Season is Right for You?

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Once the question is popped - and right after you say yes! – you and your groom will have to decide on a wedding date. Some brides already know the exact day they want to get married, others may have to think on it for a minute. Should it be a summer wedding at the beach? What about a beautiful country wedding in the fall with a dress to match the changing leaves?Each potential date for your wedding brings with it a lot of questions, but narrowing down which season is right for your ceremony can... read more.

  • September 21, 2015
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I Just Got Engaged! Now What?

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

He popped the question - and you said yes! Congratulations! Now that you are engaged, there are a few steps to take before you start planning your wedding and walking down the aisle.Engagements are the perfect time to share your happy news with friends and family, ask for advice and tips for planning your wedding, and to start checking out venues and caterers to get your special day started off without a hitch.These few tips will get you started so that you can start planning the wedding of your dreams.Firs... read more.

  • September 04, 2015
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How to Book Your NJ Wedding Reception

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Creating a guest list, table settings, picking out décor, and tasting all of your different menu options are just a few of the perks you get when you plan your wedding reception.However, before the party begins, you have to make the final booking first. Booking your NJ wedding reception venue involves a few steps and a little careful planning. Here’s a breakdown of the major tasks involved when booking your wedding reception.Setting Your BudgetBefore you book your wedding reception, decide how... read more.

  • August 26, 2015
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4 Things to Consider When Booking Your NJ Wedding Venue

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

When you have your wedding in New Jersey, you’ll never run out of options when it comes to choosing a beautiful wedding venue for your ceremony. However, all of these options can be somewhat overwhelming.Here are the four most important factors every venue should have in order to make your wedding the beautiful and memorable experience it deserves to be.Does it have the right ambiance?How does the venue feel as soon as you walk inside? If it does not inspire magic right away, then it may not be the ri... read more.

  • August 13, 2015
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Top 10 Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Inspiration

While your guests are dutifully picking out the perfect gifts for you, you can surprise them with some of the best – and most unique! – wedding favors. Some of these are great for before the ceremony, while others can wait until the reception. Pick and choose how you’ll surprise your guests with these favors, and don’t hesitate to give them more than one! We’ve put together a list of our top 10 favorite wedding favors for summer to help you choose the favors they’ll love... read more.

  • July 28, 2015
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One of Our Recent Weddings Featured on NJ.com!

By il Tulipano, Posted in il Tulipano

We’re always thrilled when we get positive feedback after an event, but a recent NJ.com article featuring one of our weddings reminded us just how much the work we do means to the newlywed couples we serve.Adrienne Delli Santi and John Callandrello were married on June 4, 2015. They held their reception with us, and we could not be happier to read their glowing reviews. Below we’ve included some of the highlights. On our venue:Callandrello said he and his bride appreciated how intimate the venue... read more.

  • July 23, 2015
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5 Awesome (and Delicious!) Wedding Cakes

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Inspiration

 Your wedding cake is a work of art, not to mention delicious. And cutting the cake is one of the moments you, your new husband, and all of your guests will be waiting for. But before they feast on the delicacy that is your cake, give their eyes something to feast on while they wait. If you're having a summer wedding, you can have your pick of the wedding cake design trends. This summer the styles of cakes range from simple and class to quirky and nude, all depending on your personal taste and style. T... read more.

  • July 20, 2015
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