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Calligraphy and Wedding Monograms from Mississippi

Calligraphy and Wedding Monograms from Mississippi

| March 19, 2014

In the south, if it doesn’t move it gets monogrammed – we are practically born wearing our monograms here.  You can bet that when a woman starts to date a new guy she samples her possible new name and checks out the potential monogram – it may not be a deal breaker, but it’s a [...]

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Flowers – Winter Whites at The South Warehouse

Flowers – Winter Whites at The South Warehouse

| February 21, 2014

  The South Warehouse is the backdrop for this elegant winter wedding decorated with soft lights and stunning white flowers.  Fresh Cut Catering and Floral is the onsite caterer and floral designer that created these lovely decorations.  Hanging floral arrangements are a show stopping new favorite that is a must have at this venue.  They [...]

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Kahlua Bellini – Oh My!

Kahlua Bellini – Oh My!

| February 14, 2014

  Kahlua Bellini If you’re staying in tonight for Valentine’s Day try mixing up an impressive and EASY Kahlua Bellini.  This might be the perfect cocktail – champagne, chocolate and Kahlua.  Oh, and EASY! Kahlua Bellini Melt a handful of chocolate chips or good chopped chocolate (the darker the better) in a small bowl in [...]

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Unique Local Valentine’s Day Ideas

Unique Local Valentine’s Day Ideas

| February 11, 2014

We found a few unique local Valentine’s Day ideas for our Mississippi love birds.  The big day is FAST approaching so think out of the box and surprise your sweetie with some of our favorite local finds. Tulip Floral – Jackson, Mississippi ~   Bravo Italian Restaurant and Bar – Highland Village, Jackson, Mississippi ~ [...]

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Mangia Bene Catering:  Head Chef Aven Whittington Has the Answers… And the Questions

Mangia Bene Catering: Head Chef Aven Whittington Has the Answers… And the Questions

| November 22, 2013

Bridepop Mississippi had a nice sit down chat with Aven Whittington, Head Chef for Mangia Bene Catering.  He had lots of great information to help brides navigate the daunting task of hiring a wedding caterer and planning not just the food for the reception but the overall style of the reception.  Aven asks the bride [...]

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Pretty in Pink – Vera Wang Wedding Gowns, Fall 2014

Pretty in Pink – Vera Wang Wedding Gowns, Fall 2014

| November 11, 2013

Vera Wang went all in with pink for her Fall 2014 Bridal collection.  Bright coral, lavender, petal and rose, these gowns are loaded with exquisite details and overstated accessories then topped off with the shock of pink.  The dresses range from sophisticated and dreamy to soft and seductive.  Peeking out of the rich pink hues [...]

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Blended Family Wedding – How to Include Your Children

Blended Family Wedding – How to Include Your Children

| November 1, 2013

In planning a blended family wedding, you should realize that there is little relationship between the elaborateness of your second wedding, and the endurance of your marriage commitment.  Couples with children are very interested in making their respective children feel just as important and included as the bride and groom on the big day.  There [...]

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Real Wedding – Constance and Kyle

Real Wedding – Constance and Kyle

| October 22, 2013

Constance and Kyle met over 2 years ago while she was in school at UMC.  One evening last fall Kyle popped the question in quiet style and gave Constance the proposal of her dreams.  She happily said YES and began to plan their dream wedding.  A year long engagement gave her enough time to plan [...]

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Mississippi Wedding Cakes – Elegant, Trendy and Fun

Mississippi Wedding Cakes – Elegant, Trendy and Fun

| October 16, 2013

Wedding cakes are evolving.  Just like the wedding gown they reflect current trends and styles.  Brides have so many choices, does she want an elegant cake with clean lines and minimal adornments or a fun cake with whimsy and personality?  A recent trend is to have a subtle or not so subtle cake that replicates [...]

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Real Wedding – Vicksburg, Mississippi

Real Wedding – Vicksburg, Mississippi

| October 10, 2013

Holly and Ron threw a fabulously traditional southern wedding in scenic Vicksburg.  The details were amazing – from the earthy cotton bouquets created by The Ivy Place to the 5 tier white magnolia wedding cake.  The festive reception was held in the historic B’nai B’rith Literary Association building, The BB Club, in scenic downtown Vicksburg.  [...]

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