South Florida Destination Wedding: Wedding Planner

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South Florida  Destination Wedding: Wedding Planner

Yes, if you are planning to have a Destination Wedding in South Florida, one of your “homework” is to find the perfect Wedding Planner/Consultant.

In other words, you need someone here in South Florida to be YOU. Just as United States has embassies all over world and their ambassadors are the highest ranking diplomats who represent our nation in those countries. The same way, you will need someone to be your representation here when planning your wedding from a different state or country.

But how can you trust someone you don’t know  personally? Well, that is part of your homework:

1. See their reviews. In their website, Google, Yelp, WeddingWire.com, Facebook and in different Social Media websites they should have reviews.

2. Ask them questions. Ask, ask, ask! They should be knowledgeable of this type of weddings, about the area, best places, about the venues, weather and vendors.

3. Facetime, Skype. Have at least an interview through Facetime or Skype.

4. Quick response. See how quick they respond to your e-mails and phone calls.

5. Chemistry. Make sure you are booking someone you like. Trust your senses.

 

Do you have any questions about planning a Destination Wedding in South Florida? Contact us!

 

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Florida Destination Weddings: Where to Begin

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Photography by Miguel Chaves

 

Destination weddings have been increasing 400% in the last 10 years worldwide. Florida is one of the most popular sites for this type of wedding for obvious reasons, beautiful beaches, amazing weather, premiere touristic destinations, close to world-famous South Beach area, delightful cuisine, shopping venues, multiple oceanfront resorts and the flavor of a multi-cultural community.

Places as Miami Beach which is a major entertainment destination in the United States with hundreds of nightclubs, restaurants and boutiques.

Naples, Florida. The beach on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico is more than 10 miles long, and is noted for its cleanliness and pristine white sand. In 2005, Naples was voted the best beach in America by the Travel Channel.

Fort Lauderlade, located on the east coast of Florida. Home to one of the beaches in South Florida called “Las Olas”, surrounded by restaurants, top of the class hotels, shopping venues and state parks where you can held your wedding ceremony.

West Palm Beach, 50 minutes away from Miami is known for its luxury lifestyle, upscale restaurants and boutiques. Gardens, parks and hotels are perfect for any type of wedding.

If you are planning a Destination Wedding, first choose a place, city, region. After that, contact us. We will be YOU here in South Florida!

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How To Plan A Wedding in One Day?

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Well, honestly there are not many ways to plan a wedding in just one day. However, there is a Bridal Expo in South Florida where it is possible, believe or not!

Mission My Wedding Bridal Expo is coming to South Florida in August 2013. This the Ultimate place to start planning your special event. They will have from florist, rental services, wedding planners, venues, catering services and more much. Everything you need to plan, décor, design and book your wedding in one day. VIP Treatment, free gifts, prizes and much more. Take advantage of this expo coming to Florida in August, 2013.

For more info about, just go to http://www.missionmywedding.com

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Visit us and contact us!

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Weather Factors in Florida: Wedding Planning

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Well, South Florida’s weather is crazy, unpredictable!

Having a wedding outdoor could be an amazing idea, why? If you like to be in connection with nature, if you are planning a rustic themed wedding or if you are simply tired of the “typical” wedding, an outdoor wedding is a great idea!

However, there are few factors you should keep in mind:

1. Hurricane Season: The peak of the hurricane season in Florida is from August to October. You don’t want a hurricane to ruin your wedding day, right?

2. Rainy Season: The peak of the rainy season in our region is from June to September.

3. Hottest Months: The hottest months in Florida are June, July and August. Trust me when I tell you this: When is hot in Florida, it’s HOT! It might sound nasty, but if you take a shower right now, then you go outside, you will be sweating in 5 minutes without any physical activity.

In conclusion, the months not recommend for an outdoor wedding are: JUNE, JULY, AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER.

If you need help with your upcoming wedding or event. contact us!

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Jewish Wedding Planning in Florida

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In Florida, there are plenty of places where you can start planning, from a Jewish Temple to a beach, any of these places could be perfect for your upcoming wedding day. In our state, beach weddings are very popular. How about a Chuppah at the beach? It will be a great idea, but if you want to go the traditional way, we will help with it.

 

When planning a wedding, keep in mind few of the Jewish traditions. Check out this article: Jewish Wedding Traditions.

– Signing of the marriage contract

– Bridal canopy or Chuppah

– Covering of the bride

– Encircling the groom

– Betrothal, the ring

– Seven Blessings

– Breaking the glass

– Yichud

– Birkat hamazon and sheva brakhot

 

If you need help decorating your Jewish Wedding, contact us!

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Outdoor or Indoor Wedding in South Florida?

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Well, South Florida’s weather is crazy, unpredictable!

Having a wedding outdoor could be an amazing idea, why? If you like to be in connection with nature, if you are planning a rustic themed wedding or if you are simply tired of the “typical” wedding, an outdoor wedding is a great idea!

However, there are few factors you should keep in mind:

 

1. Hurricane Season: The peak of the hurricane season in Florida is from August to October. You don’t want a hurricane to ruin your wedding day, right?

2. Rainy Season: The peak of the rainy season in our region is from June to September.

3. Hottest Months: The hottest months in Florida are June, July and August. Trust me when I tell you this: When is hot in Florida, it’s HOT! It might sound nasty, but if you take a shower right now, then you go outside, you will be sweating in 5 minutes without any physical activity. 

In conclusion, the months not recommend for an outdoor wedding are: JUNE, JULY, AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER.

 

If you need help with your upcoming wedding or event. contact us!

Visit our website:
WWW.PROEVENTDECOR.COM
(954)682-8614
Services we offer, here.
main@proeventdecor.com

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5 Budget Tips When Planning a Wedding in South Florida

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First, as a bride you need to learn this word if you want to save some money: “DYI” which stands for “Do It Yourself”. Impossible to save money without learning this word!

VENUE:

Usually South Florida’s weather is very nice depending on the season. Do a little research on some outdoor venue during the day.

Formula: Outdoor = less $$$ + Daytime = less $$$

CEREMONY:

If you are renting chairs for your wedding ceremony, if possible use those same chairs for your reception. It will save the money of having to rent them for both venues.

INVITATIONS:

There many formats online for your Wedding Invitations. From Google Images or from any other website where you can purchase images, get a wedding invitation template, then edit it with own information on “Paint” (a program used to edit images installed in most computer already), save it. Go to Office Depot or any other place similar to this one and tell them to print it for you. Try to print most of the invitations on one page, it usually fits 4 or 2 depending on the size you want. Buy your own envelopes and that is it.

DATE:

South Florida is one of the most popular states when it comes to weddings, so you need to be strategic on which day and time your choosing to get married. I mentioned it before, weddings during the day are usually cheaper. Weddings on a Saturday are more expensive, Fridays are more affordable and Thursdays even more.

SIT DOWN DINNER OR BUFFET STYLE?

Simple, most venues offer better prices when it is a Buffet Style Reception. Why? Less man-power! In a Sit Down Dinner you need at least 7 servers or more, while in a Buffet you only need around 3 of them.

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If you need help planning your wedding, just contact us!

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Best month for a wedding in South Florida?

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As you know, compared to other states, Florida is a very “lucky” state. While in most of the states summer is the highest season for a wedding. In Florida, any month could be good for your wedding. But which month is the best? FEBRUARY!

Why February? Easy! There are 3 main reasons:

1. Rainfall: Florida is a crazy state when it comes to weather. Yes! Right now it might be sunny, 30 minutes later is raining. Just like that. February has the lowest rainfall percentage during the year.

2. Temperature: Florida is known by its nice and warm temperatures, but keep in mind this. When in Florida is hot, It is very hot, humid and uncomfortable. When does this happen? 9 months of year out of 12. February has a very nice and mild temperature average: 77- High – 61- Low.

3. Money: High season for events in Florida is between September to December, so February is not the highest, that means better prices when booking your ceremony and reception site.

 

For help planning your event: contact us!

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Best South Florida Beach For A Wedding Ceremony

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There are many place in South Florida where you can have your wedding ceremony. Some of them have different prices, fees and restrictions. However, South Florida is one of the best places in the nation to have your wedding ceremony.

I have been a Wedding Decorator / Planner for few years already and I am here to help you find the best place and better prices. Therefore, there are 2 places I would recommend for your Wedding Ceremony:

 John U. Lloyd State Park, Dania Beach, FL & Oleta State Park, North Miami, FL

  – Beautiful beach. Amazing views.

  – Affordable, no hidden fees.

  – Huge parking lots.

  – Quite, not crowded.

  – Restrictions: It is required to have a park ranger, no signs allowed, no balloons, no music on high volume, cannot hang decorations from trees.

If you’re planning a wedding and need help with décor and design, contact us!

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Getting married… What is the first step?

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When it comes to a wedding there are 1,236 details to take care of, you know what I mean, right? What is the first step?

Well, the one which represents more money and time. Reception venue!

A church, temple or a ceremony site usually are much easier to find than a Reception Venue. To start making your invitations and to start preparing your budget you need to know how much the most expensive “thing” of the wedding is going to cost. Usually finding a reception venue takes a lot of time but it is worth it start with this! Trust me! After this step, everything else flows lighter.

 

TIP: Ask for specific prices when looking for a venue, what it includes exactly, fees, ask if there is any other fee you need to know (hidden fees) and have a list of these questions before going to these places so you won’t forget.

If you’re planning your wedding and need help, just contact us!

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Services we offer, here.
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