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Whoop Whoop!  If there’s one thing we’ve learned being here in Saratoga, NY its that these wedding creatives are insanely talented.  We are proud to announce the famous team that made this special day possible.  Everyone takes so much pride in what they do, and the sense of community here is unparalleled.  Thank you to […]

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Pinterest has taken wedding preparation and planning to a whole new level, and is one of the most common wedding planning tools used by brides and grooms, and why not? You get to create pretty boards of images/articles for every aspect of your wedding day. It’s so common for clients to send us images and ideas from Pinterest […]

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It’s your wedding day and you want everything to be absolutely perfect – who wouldn’t?! You’ve mapped out everything from the dress and tuxes to the flowers and reception menu, but did you think about utilizing time with your photographer to its full potential, (not to mention easing your own stress) to get the best shots to […]

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We see a LOT of wedding cakes.  This year was the year of beauty, extravagance, and elegance, and these cakes certainly did not disappoint.  We cant speak to the TASTE of all these cakes as we did not get to sample every one (boo hoo, poor baby!)  but they were certainly all works of art.  […]

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Well Ladies, lets face it- despite all the hype over the dress, a well-groomed groom makes or breaks your wedding photos!  We’ve rounded up our top picks for 2014 and now we want to hear your thoughts!!  These gentlemen were TOP notch. 1.  Mr. Caruso Custom suit by 9Tailors There is NOTHING better than a […]

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We are super excited to announce the first ever, Harris Choice Awards.  This year, we’ve had the opportunity to work with some amazing couples, killer vendors, and lots of great bridal parties and families along the way!   This year definitely topped the charts as far as extravagance and uniqueness goes, so we are celebrating by […]


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