Wedding Planning: In the News

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

News 12 Long Island IN THE NEWS

Thank you, News 12 Long Island, for including the June 2016 issue of Newsday’s WeddingStyle in today’s morning broadcast (I’m the editor)! Thank you to everyone who contributed amazing bridal products for our segments, and a special thank you to Painted Rock Designs in Huntington! Owner Melissa Sitbon Philip created gorgeous flowers for us in a summer […]

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Shout Out From a Recent Long Island Bride IN THE NEWS

Brides, guess who just got married on Long Island? ME.  Which is why I need to send a few shout outs here. Thank you to the amazing Nicole D’Angio, who made my hair do things I’ve never seen before.  In a good way.  After these curlers and her magic … …my hair looked spectacular.   […]

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Get Your Wedding Gown at Auction! IN THE NEWS

Brides, the government is having a mega-sale on wedding gowns — that’s right, the U.S. government! According to this NPR article,  the government is “auctioning off the contents of a bridal shop in Juneau, Alaska, that were seized by the U.S. Marshals service after the owner was sentenced for her role in a drug trafficking […]

Friday, March 13th, 2015

A&E “Married at First Sight” Returns for Season 2 IN THE NEWS

Now we know some — OK — many of you are obsessed with the A&E reality docuseries, “Married At First Sight” – in which matchmakers and experts match up a couple but they don’t meet until their actual wedding date!   Well, we have great news for you.   This extreme social experiment is returning […]

Monday, February 16th, 2015

The Wedding Doctor Will Cure What Ails You IN THE NEWS

Stressed out?  You’re not alone.  In a recent Newsday Bridal Planner article, author Dina Santorelli interviewed Jocelyn W. Charnas, a Manhattan-based licensed clinical psychologist who received her master’s and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Adelphi University. She now works with couples from the tri-state area on how to better cope with the stress and anxiety […]

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

“I Do” with a Pumpkin Spice Latte at Starbucks IN THE NEWS

Ladies, just heard about this new trend:  Couples are getting married at … Starbucks.   Seriously. And we can’t even.  

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Thatched Cottage Closes, Leaves Wedding Couples in Limbo IN THE NEWS

  We are sad to hear that the Thatched Cottage in Centerport is closing in October.  Not a surprise, since they had filed for bankruptcy protection.  Sometimes that helps businesses get back on their feet.   Not in this case, however, and we know many couples who had booked their wedding there are now scrambling […]

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Save the Date: Bridal Showcase at The Inn at New Hyde Park IN THE NEWS

Brides, this just in from our friends at The Inn at New Hyde Park : The Inn at New Hyde Park Presents the Winter 2014 Bridal & Event Vendor Showcase Date:  Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Time:  6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Location:  The Inn at New Hyde Park 214 Jericho Turnpike New Hyde Park See the […]

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Register Now — Wedding Salon! IN THE NEWS

Are you still unsure about where to go for your honeymoon?  Are you thinking about having a wedding away from Long Island?  Then you have to register right now for the Wedding Salon’s upcoming Destination Weddings & Honeymoon Salon!   It’s on March 3rd from 4-8 pm at: The Metropolitan Pavilion 125 W. 18th Street, New […]

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Save on Wedding Gown & Contribute to Good Cause IN THE NEWS

This just in from our friends at Atlantis Banquets & Events: Here’s a way to not only save money but to also contribute to a worthy cause – attend Brides Against Breast Cancer’s Nationwide Tour of Gowns, to be held at Atlantis Banquets & Events on Friday, January 31 and Saturday, February 1. Atlantis Banquets […]