Benefits of a Wedding Website

Getting married is one of the most exciting events of a lifetime. And we live in a world where everything from shopping to banking is online. So brides are jumping on board to keep friends and family in the loop with a personal wedding website.  Why not tell the world about your big day in a big way? In fact, here are a few reasons why you absolutely SHOULD.

Details, Details

You can’t put every small detail on a wedding invitation, but you can post them online. While you may believe some of these items are small potatoes, they can be vital to your guests. Here are things you can mention:

  • Parking information
  • Dress attire
  • Food selections
  • Kids menu/table and sitter information
  • Travel info and itineraries
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Registry details

Get Personal

Wedding websites are a great way to stay personal with your guests.  While your great aunt is excited to support your nuptials, she may not have the opportunity to meet your husband-to-be prior to the big day.  So, post photos and tell the story of how you met.  Get creative and list your favorite qualities about him alongside of a list of things you enjoy doing together. Distant friends and family can feel more connected when you share just a few details your life with them.

Stay Connected

Whether you send a formal wedding invitation by mail or prefer the electronic method, add a link for quick RSVP. It is easy to keep tabs on your headcount and organize a seating chart on screen.  Websites are also an easy way to get the word out fast if there are last-minute announcements or changes. Gone are the days of needing to pick up the phone and call everyone on your list.  Perhaps there is a detail you didn’t consider. Allow the opportunity for your guests to post questions where everyone can view your response. Chances are someone else had that question too. Basically, any information pertaining to your wedding can be housed on your website for easy communication. 

Wedding website are intended to be and efficient way to keep your guest connected during the months leading up to your wedding.  They are a win for all! 

The Latest in Wedding Cake Trends

Cakes are one of wedding’s most coveted traditions.  They serve as dessert, decoration, and an adorable face-stuffing photo opportunity.  But wedding cakes aren’t what they used to be…they’re even better. Now brides are taking them to the next level.  Here’s how brides are sprucing up their cakes for 2019.

Incorporate your theme.  Some brides incorporate the season into their wedding theme. While nature is the most beautiful backdrop, your cake can play a role too.  For example, an enchanted forest cake would look gorgeous on display at a winter wedding. 

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Tell a story.  It used to be that the groom’s cake was the acceptable outlet for creativity. Not anymore!  Now brides let their wedding cake display whatever it is they are into.  If you and the groom share a passion, show it off! 

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Dress it up.  Yes, accessorize your cake!  Cake toppers have met their match because a bedazzled cake looks amazing.  You can use decoration, color, floral arrangements, anything you like.  Bakers everywhere have creative ways to make your wedding cake look good enough to eat!

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If it is difficult for you to decide how to customize your wedding cake, relax.  If you have a date, wedding colors, and something you are passionate about, your baker can take the reins. You’ll be amazed how dessert can bring your wedding dreams to life.  But, don’t be afraid to think outside the box.