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9 Popular Wedding Traditions and Superstitions From Around the World

Popular Wedding Traditions

  Ever wondered where the tradition of tiered wedding cakes came from? Or why brides are carried over the threshold of their new homes? Well, wonder no more, because we here at My Paper Shop have put together an infographic explaining 9 of the most popular wedding traditions and superstitions from around the world! How many of your own wedding plans come from ancient superstitions or old traditions? Check out our infographic to find out!  

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8 Inspirations for a Gorgeous DIY Wedding

DIY Wedding Ideas

With the weather warming up and summer quickly approaching, we all know what season it is – wedding season! Weddings are a time for celebration, but there’s always one thing that gets in the way of perfect happiness while planning a blissful wedding – and that’s money. Thankfully, there are so many DIY ideas for practically every aspect of a wedding, that it’s easy to save money and get the wedding you want – not to mention the fact that you’ll be creating great memories…

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Wedding Budget Tips

Since this recession is not going anywhere and a vast majority of brides or newlyweds-to-be are more than likely to be on a modest budget, I thought it might be nice to share some wedding budget tips. Over the past couple of years, many of you have called to inquire about the disposable cutlery that looks like real silverware. We are finally offering rolled offering rolled metallic plastic silverware with a White or a Black Linen Like napkin. Nice, right? Unless your venue includes the…

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Wedding Anniversaries on a Budget

‘Tis the season…for everything. It seems like there are those months just crowded with annual events like birthdays, weddings, and baby showers. All happy occasions are welcome, but sometimes they can take a toll on your wallet. Big families and social circles are great and overwhelming at the same time. My parents’ 25th wedding anniversary is in December; however, planning milestone events like these should earn slots on your desk calendar as soon as yesterday. There are lists to make, people to call, food decisions,…

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The Cinderella Wedding & Reality Meet

Most girls envision their perfect wedding beginning at the “ripe age” of 10—the wedding gown, the fairytale venue, the never-before-seen-color scheme, the bridesmaid dresses, the most exotic flowers, etc. In dreams, however, budgets and fairy godmothers do not coexist. Wedding season has been here for some months and more than a few Bridezilla’s have popped in for some delightful visits. In an effort to soothe their wrath, I have taken it upon myself to point out a few alternative options that might help her meet…

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Wedding On A Budget – Getting That Great Photograph

Photographers can take a wedding to another level as far as preserving the memories of the Big Day.  However, their services are typically pricey, and if you are trying to create your wedding on a very tight budget, hiring a professional photographer might be out of the question.  Here are some tips for getting the pictures you want if you have a wedding on a budget.

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Wedding Reception Styles When You Are In Charge!

In today’s frugal world, more and more people are taking control of their own celebrations, and a wedding reception is no exception.  Whether you are the bride, groom, family member or friend, realize that a wedding reception can be special, affordable and doable.  The key ingredients are time and effort! Here’s some tips on wedding reception styles:

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Creating Your Own Wedding Reception

For many reasons, more and more couples these days are opting to host their own wedding reception.  Whether it be budget constraints, a frugal lifestyle, or the size of the wedding, the reason for creating your own reception are irrelevant.  What is important is planning ahead of time and making the experience as stress-free as possible. Here are tips on creating your own wedding reception:

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Let The Games Begin: Fun Bridal Shower Games

Bridal showers do not have to be simply about food and gifts.  Throwing in a few fun bridal shower games can help the guests get to know each other better and build memories that the bride will hold forever.  Check out these great and easy games to play!

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