Stupid Wedding DJ Tricks

No Business Cards On Display! We were at a wedding where the DJ had several different vendors’ business cards sprawled out on top a speaker, and it made the place look like a flea market. If anyone wants the DJ’s card, they can ask for one. All DJs carry cards in their pocket. It’s not […]

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How Much Do Wedding DJs cost?

The best thing about wedding DJs is you can find a DJ to fit your budget, from casual guys who moonlight on parties, all the way up to professional wedding and corporate types. There are moonlighting DJ’s that might only charge $200. You’ll find DJ’s charge $400 up to $1900 depending on the area.  Your area […]

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Questions To Ask Your Prospective Wedding DJ

Is the DJ familiar with your wedding venue? Ask your DJ if they have done weddings at your reception site before. It helps that they know the wedding venue, how to get there, and they have a familiarity with the staff.  Your DJ may also be better prepared to deal with known issues or caveats […]

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How To Choose Your Wedding DJ

How To Choose Your Wedding DJ Your DJ is the main factor in whether your reception is a boom or bust… There are thousands of wedding disc jockeys! But how do you find the wedding disc jockey that’s perfect for you? Here you’ll find all the caveats to avoid, questions to ask, what DJ equipment […]

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Different types of flowers

Ask for large blooming champagne, peach, and creme roses. They fill in the spaces nicely. The curly willow sticks add a nice touch too. The florist can spray paint them any color you like to match the flowers. One thing you don’t want to do is place the centerpieces right on the table. If they […]

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What should you get for your floral arrangements?

We all like different things but here are a few basic things to think about. Get as many flowers as you can afford for your centerpieces. Our centerpieces as shown in the photos above were $100 per table. I would have been happier if they had a few more flowers on each one. Our centerpieces […]

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Money Saving Tips For Dealing With The Florist.

It is important to know everything you are expected to pay to the florist BEFORE you agree to employ them. For example, are there any hidden setup or delivery charges? Does the florist charge a consultant fee? Most do not. Some may, to pay for the time spent meeting with you. There is always the risk that […]

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Finding Wedding Florists

Get References From Friends, Coworkers, Reception Halls. Your best resource is people you know. Ask around, look at wedding albums of other people to get ideas from their floral arrangements. It’s very helpful to pick up a book or 2 with cake photos and flowers, they proved most useful for our wedding.  Talk to recent […]

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How to choose a wedding florist

Tips to help you choose the best florist for your wedding.  Different flowers are discussed, sample photos are given, flower books are recommended.  All the caveats to avoid, questions to ask, and what you should have included in your contract. This section assumes you are having a typical wedding at a decent hotel or resort.  […]

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So What Do I Really Want In My Wedding Video?

It all boils down to this folks. The package I am recommending here will be fine for 90% of you.  In keeping up with the Jones’s, here is what you should have in your finished product: 3 Fully Studio Edited Tapes (not edited in camera), at least one in SVHS Format, or DVD when that […]

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