Wedding Planning: Details and Ideas

Monday, July 6th, 2015

Groomsmen Gifts DETAILS & IDEAS

Here’s a unique idea for groomsmen gifts:  a Sock-of-the-Month Club membership.  Balitello’s Performance Dress Socks—a pragmatic accessory—help fashion-forward professionals achieve a balance between comfort and individual expression.  In a nutshell, they’re comfortable and really cool-looking socks.   HOW IT WORKS: Just CHOOSE A PLAN for each of your pals.  Simple as that!

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Add A Special Touch to Your Long Island Wedding DETAILS & IDEAS

You don’t have to be a DIY bride to customize certain aspects of your wedding — for instance, use LabelWorks Printable Ribbon Kit from Epson.  Print personalized satin ribbons for all your wedding-related gifts with this easy to use and fun system, to make your wedding ultra-personal — special touches your guests will truly appreciate.   […]

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Beauty Bridal Party Gifts DETAILS & IDEAS

Looking for special bridal gifts?  We love these:  Sherri Ziesche, founder of San Francisco’s cool apothecary store on Polk Street in Russian Hill, has recently launched her own line,  ZIESCHE MODERN APOTHECARY.  The introductory line consists of three products:  hand and body wash, body lotion and bath salts —  ideal, elegant and useful gifts for […]

Monday, April 27th, 2015

Groomsmen Gifts DETAILS & IDEAS

Looking for special gifts for the guys?   Consider a K Kane  customizable graffiti tie bar. This tie bar is designed to be customized with any words, in any handwriting. Pricing includes up to 40 characters. Be creative! Engrave a favorite song lyric, personal motto, joke with friends…in your handwriting, your brother’s handwriting, your fiance’s […]

Monday, October 6th, 2014

A Unique Take on the Bridal Bouquet, at Bridal Reflections FLOWERS

Long Island brides — I just attended the coolest event at Bridal Reflections’ Fifth Avenue Salon, where I met the fabulous event planner and TV personality, Diann Valentine. At the salon, she presented the Diann Valentine Signature Bridal Cuff, “to replace the bulky and often cumbersome bridal bouquet that repeatedly impedes the view of a bride’s gown,” […]

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Some Bubbly for your Long Island Wedding DETAILS & IDEAS

Brides, looking for some unique entertaining ideas and cocktail suggestions for your wedding celebrations? Prior to the actual wedding there are so many moments to celebrate – bridal showers, bachelorette parties or asking friends and family to be part of your special day.  MARTINI Sparkling Wines are a sophisticated and stylish option.  Available in a […]

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Elegant Groomsmen Gifts DETAILS & IDEAS

Personal, elegant, functional and timelessly modern. Reclamation Etchworks‘ spirit decanters are the perfect groomsmen gifts. Available in graceful, artisan-etched bottles for your bridal party’s favorite spirits — from vodka to bourbon or scotch and tequila —  each bottle can be custom engraved. Made from upcycled bottles, this is a sustainable gift that you can feel […]

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014


Those Jordan almonds wrapped in tulle?  NO. Check out  Les Cinq Amandes,  the luxury confections designer featuring the finest European dragées, chocolates and custom gifts and wedding favors from around the world.   Order  colors to match your wedding decor, with oh-so-elegant packaging!  

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Wedding Toast with VOGA DETAILS & IDEAS

Looking for an elegant alternative to the standard wedding favor?  This vino is different.   VOGA Italia hails from Italy, the country best known for producing some of the world’s best wine, as well as for its’ keen sense of style. VOGA Italia’s collection encompasses crisp, delicious wines thoughtfully packaged in a revolutionary designed bottle […]

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Godiva Dark Chocolate for Your Wedding? Yes, Please! DETAILS & IDEAS

Look, we know this bottle speaks for itself.  But just in case you need a sales pitch:  Godiva Dark Chocolate Liqueur combines a sensual blend of dark caramel with flavors of burnt toffee, espresso beans and roasted hazelnuts. The taste is a wonderfully complex blend of bright black cherry, baker’s chocolate and candied orange peel […]