How to Pop the Question to Your Future MOH

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

So, your now-fiancé has popped the question to you – you said yes, of course – and now it’s time you pop the question too – to your future Maid of Honor! Your maid of honor will be your go to gal over the coming months in assisting with all preparations so her role is kind of a big deal. She’s will arrange your bridal and bachelorette party, as well as calm all your nerves on the big day. So popping the question shouldn’t be taken lightly. Here’s how to go ab... read more.

  • November 07, 2017
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8 Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Bridal party gifts have become an integral part of your wedding day. These are small tokens to bridesmaids to let them know how much you appreciate them and to remind them always of the wonderful time you spent with them on that day. Have a look at our gift suggestions:1. An overnight bagSince you’ll all be getting ready for the big day together, and you’ll have probably spent at least one overnighter with the girls before your wedding, an overnight bag that’s personalized with your weddin... read more.

  • October 25, 2017
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Mother of the Bride Style Tips

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

While it’s not your big day, it is your daughter’s very, very big day, and that means that you should be looking your best! Here are our top tips for what to wear for your daughter’s special day.Color is your friendBright colors in mother of the bride styling show off just how happy you are to be a part of your daughter’s wedding. Beam bright in your favorite hue and step out in something colorful that you may not normally wear – now is the time to really go for it.Mother of th... read more.

  • October 11, 2017
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How Online Communities Can Help You Plan Your Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

I’m sure you’ve heard it over and over again - although it’s very exciting, wedding planning can be super stressful. Let’s face it, everyone needs a little help when planning a wedding. There are so many details to consider - budget, location, venue, photographer, flowers, color schemes, wedding attire, bridal party gift ideas - the list can honestly go on and on.At Il Tulipano, we believe that your day should be all you ever dreamed of and more. In an effort to provide you will all... read more.

  • September 26, 2017
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Wedding Invitation Etiquette

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Arguably one of the most exciting part of planning your wedding is mailing out wedding invitations – slipping them into the post office mailbox and imagining the smiles on people’s faces as they open up their mail. Make sure you are approaching the wedding invitation thing with style and grace by following these simple invitation etiquette tips.When to send wedding invitationsWeddings are grand affairs, not only for you and your partner, but for your guests, too. To ensure that your guests don&r... read more.

  • September 06, 2017
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Our Favorite Summer Wedding Color Themes

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Planning a summer wedding? Lucky you! New Jersey is absolutely stunning in the summertime, and your day is poised for beautiful weather. Once you’ve put in place some tentative decisions, then it’s time to start getting creative and thinking about your summer wedding color schemes.Setting the color scheme early for your wedding will help you making some pretty major decisions along the way, such as napkins and tablecloths, flower arrangements, dresses, and corsages. Once you’ve finalized y... read more.

  • August 11, 2017
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Four Ways to Beat the Heat at Summer Weddings

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Dreaming of a summer wedding, but worried the high temps will ruin your big day? With a little planning and creativity, you can create a beautiful wedding that won’t leave guests melting halfway through the ceremony. Follow these four tips to beat the heat and plan the summer wedding of your dreams. Stay in the ShadeWhen choosing your seating arrangement, consider the time of day and location of the sun. Even if the wedding ceremony itself is in direct sunlight, offer shaded areas for guests before an... read more.

  • July 05, 2017
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Top 6 Apps for Planning a Wedding

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

You’re getting married! Congratulations! While you might still be on a high from your engagement, now is the time to start planning your wedding. Luckily, technology is making things much easier these days. Here are our top 6 wedding planning apps.1. WeddingHappyDon’t quite know where to start with your wedding planning? WeddingHappy offers the perfect jump off point to start getting your plans together. By inputting your wedding date, the app then cleverly creates checklists of what you should... read more.

  • March 29, 2017
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Creative Pre-Wedding Party Ideas

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Once the question has been popped, there’s more than just a wedding to plan, there’s a whole list of fun festivities in the lead up to the big day. There’s parties on parties to plan and they should all be as fun and as themed as your wedding itself.What sort of pre-wedding parties are common in the wedding leadup? Here’s the list and what’s involved in each:Engagement partyThis is the one that comes directly after your engagement, and in some cases, involves the engagement its... read more.

  • January 30, 2017
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How to Embrace Your Messy Wedding Day Weather

By il Tulipano, Posted in Wedding Planning

Is it true or is it a myth that everyone wants to have picturesque clear blue skies with not a cloud in sight for their wedding day? While it might be brilliantly stunning for such a sight, sometimes it simply doesn’t work out that way. And depending on what time of year it is, you might have to think serious contingency plans if the sun doesn’t manage to shine.But you know what? With you and your partner shining brightly, the sun won’t even be an issue. Here’s how to embrace your me... read more.

  • November 10, 2016
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