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Association of Bridal Consultant only double Master holding both the MBC & MWV designations
Interests: weddings ~ weddings ~ weddings... my family especially my grandchildren, crocheting baby blankets and reading.
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Love this email I got a couple of years ago and just have to repost! In my email today; LUV IT - and everyone who knows me knows how much I crochet! THE SHOE BOX A man and woman had... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2013 at JANE
Marriage is more of a career than any other. You need to be dedicated to it 24/7. Why? Because that is what makes it work. Have you seen houses that haven’t been painted in 30 years, no improvements at all.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2013 at JANE
This is his idea of retirement. Some how I’m not into the outfit and carrying the big net walking in a stream that I’m not sure of the bottom. I only like being wet in a bathing suit in 80′... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2013 at JANE
Just wanted to share these pictures of Square Wedding Cakes. Hope it gives you some inspiration, Click on this link for more square pictures. http:/pi/ Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2013 at JANE
I know it's Sunday but I seem to be able to sneak into the office and work on my blog while my husband is watching the latest golf tournament. But after about 10 minutes he yells out - "What are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2013 at JANE
According to the Huffington Post, Valentine's Day may be a commercial holiday, but at the end of the day, many couples agree that it's nice to take one day to celebrate your love. Case in point? It's an extremely popular... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2013 at JANE
Rather then showing my weddings, I love the fact that my clients can see All Things Wedding that I post on Pinterest. It opens their imaginations to everything that is out there. Since I am not a wedding designer, I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2013 at JANE
Found this picture and idea on Pinterest. Shepard hook with a container of flowers and strands of crystals lining your wedding aisle. Love this elegant, yet not to over-done decor, for your outdoor wedding. Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at JANE
Now who ever thought of this guest book must have had the same reasoning I did. Why do you need a guest book? You sent the invitations so you've gathered all the names and addresses already. The guest book is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2012 at JANE
Reblogged Dec 19, 2012 at JANE
The Ring A gift or monetary exchange sealing a verbal contract? This is something I have always wondered about. Is an egagement a verbal contract for a wedding and the ring the monetary exchange? If it is a Christmas present... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2012 at JANE
Thinking of a unique wedding present? One my mother always gave was a beautiful cut glass or crystal, salt and pepper shaker. The attached gift tag read, “Salt so you will always thirst for each other and enough pepper to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2012 at JANE
Dear Jane, AAWP's Smart-Tip™! When booking a honeymoon, ALWAYS get trip cancellation insurance, NO exceptions. You never know what can happen down the road that may change honeymoon plans. And ALWAYS use your credit card! If the travel agent or... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2012 at JANE
Here's a check list to follow when you have the gown and are ready for the fittings with your seamstress. ALTERATIONS CHECKLIST Make sure… ✓ The bodice stays in place, no matter what. ✓ You can dance, laugh, raise your... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2012 at JANE
Wedding Gown 101. Shortly, there will be a bevy of brides in the market place, as the diamond rings and the engagements from Christmas, start shopping. Before you begin you need to take a little course from Colin Cowie titled... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2012 at JANE
Over the years I have been involved in many bridal shows and by far the Wedding Expo has been the best. I love the bridal fashions and how they have organized the runway show. If you're getting married this year... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2012 at JANE
Dear Jane Skarosi: AAWP's Caution-Tip™ If your officiant is coming from out of state to perform your wedding ceremony, be sure they're licensed in YOUR state to perform the wedding. Call your local courthouse in the county where the wedding... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2012 at JANE
Over the years I have had many requests for the service of "Getting the bride down the aisle"! Owning a bridal store over the years, being a seamstress by trade, pressing wedding gowns along with being a wedding planner for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2012 at JANE
Your guests see you from every angle. So, why not give them a gorgeous view. A stunning lace back will provide a picture perfect glimpse with every glance, especially on the dance floor. Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2012 at JANE
Love this picture of two happy and sweet people, Michael and Rebecca. The wedding took place in Maui and the gown is from the Bridal Mansion of Lisle. Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2012 at JANE
Dear Jane Skarosi: Etiquette-Tip™! The words, "request the honour of your presence" and "request the pleasure of your company" are NOT interchangeable when it comes to wedding invitations. The former applies to a wedding held on hallowed ground, a church... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2012 at JANE
Happy 37th Anniversary Bill and Hilary Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2012 at JANE
Monday, January 23, 2012 COLLECTION: Allure Bridals STYLE: 8911 COLORS: White/Silver, Ivory/Silver DESCRIPTION: This romantic ball gown is created from layers of soft organza. The bodice features a sweetheart neckline with Swarovski crystals and embroidery throughout. The true beauty of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2012 at JANE