(Closed) Newbees: Getting to know you, come say hello!

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Post # 212
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1856 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2013

Hi everyone!

My name is Cassandra and I’m slowly starting to plan my upcoming wedding. The boy and I haven’t officially gotten engaged (we’re in an international LDR for now so time together to propose is a little tricky) but we’ve decided we’re probably going to elope to NYC this coming May. We’re both low-key, big on practicality, and PhD students with a young child so we’re doing things easily and with a small budget. I figured I’d come around here mostly as something to amuse myself with at work and to maybe get some ideas about my wedding and the party my partner’s family is going to want us to throw when we get back from New York…

Post # 213
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53 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

Hi there, my name is Karinne and I have lurked around for a while, finally registered today!  My wedding is in t-minus 33 days on March 2!!!

I have been doing a lot of DIY from my Invites to centrepieces and favors and have been wanting to check out what other brides are doing!

I am Canadian and living in New Zealand, which is where I am getting married (to a Kiwi) and my family is flying over for the wedding.

Very exciting [email protected]!

Post # 214
Member
1561 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

Hi!  My name is Amy, and I’m engaged to Matt.  We live in Albany, NY and our wedding is in Saratoga Springs on June 16.

We recently had to cut our budget in half when I lost my job, but will be having our wedding still!  Just not where we wanted it, but oh well.  We don’t really have a theme, just navy and soft pink, with clean lines everywhere.

No furbabies, no real babies, but they are on our mind.  I’m considering going for my MBA first, then tackling kids.

Post # 215
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22 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Hi Bee’s! I am a long time member/lurker.. but have finially decided to officially join the community! 

My fiance’ and I have been together for two years (engaged since August ’11). We live in Canada and will be getting married in Waikiki, Honolulu in October ’12! We have everything booked, it’s now just the finishing touches!! 

We are planning on starting a family shortly after the wedding, but for now we have our cat who definitely rules the house ๐Ÿ™‚ 

 

Post # 216
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4 posts
Wannabee

Hello! I’m a Vancouverite getting ready to finish university soon (fingers crossed!). I’ve been a lurker here for quite a while, because I absolutely adore weddings! I really can’t get enough of them. I’ve been with my guy for two years, but we’re nowhere near engagement; I just love the atmosphere here so much, I couldn’t help but join!  ๐Ÿ™‚  Looking forward to getting to know everyone!

Post # 217
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282 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

I suppose that I am also a newbee. I have also been lurking around for a while, but am somewhat shy, so don’t post a whole lot. I got engaged to the man of my dreams on September 8th 2011 and will be getting married in July of 2013. I am planning a wedding in Connecticut from Seattle Washington, so I am looking for all the help I can get. I am so happy to be part of this community!

Post # 218
Member
17 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I am a newbie and I could really use some advice I’m getting so stressed. I havent had any help picking anything and I’m a living anxiety attack. Our wedding is May 27th and the bridal shops are pressuring me to get our bridesmaid dresses and I cant choose a color or scheme or anything. I just put up a post needing advice. I was thinking old hollywood, then more organic looking drawing the green from outside the windows in…then it was black and white, then it was greyish purple….that was all like 2 hours ago…now Im think maybe blush or petal. Help me people pretty please. I just put up a post with some pictures but I need to order my bridesmaid dresses for our May wedding and I want to cry because I just cant make a darn decision ๐Ÿ™ Thanks everyone ๐Ÿ™‚

http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-need-help-choosing-wedding-colors-and-bridesmaid-colors

Post # 219
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3 posts
Wannabee
  • Wedding: November 2012

Hey Guys!

Im new to Wedding Bee, im in Sussex – UK! any other UK brides out there?

Iv been engaged about a year now and getting hitched this November, iv a little baby girl whos 6 months old and a 11 year old boy – yes massive age gap! hehe

Im really enjoying reading all your posts! cant wait to be married.

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Post # 220
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3 posts
Wannabee
  • Wedding: November 2012

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@jessicamac:  Personally Babe, i think being a lovely May wedding your idea of blush/petals sounds fab as does the green, this will really go well with the weather and look gorgeous, remember you can use blush etc and have lots of greenery too with the flowers so therefore matching the outside of the venue! Good Luck, hope you have a amazing day! xxx

Post # 221
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170 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

Hello everyone, I have been a lurker for a few months now. Just now decided to join! My name is Liecey, I’m 27 years old. I live in Northeastern PA with my fiance. We met in 2006  and became good friends. However we did not start dating until 2008. We’ve been living together for about 2 years, and got engaged in October 2011. Our wedding date is set to 09/27/13, and I cant wait to marry my best friend! I look forward to getting to know everyone (if thasts even possible!)  and posting on this forum!

Post # 222
Member
12 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Hi All!

I’ve been lurking for a few months and decided I should jump in and contribute. My wonderful lumberjack of a fiance proposed last July on our 2-year anniversary and we’ll be getting married July 6, 2013! We’re waiting to get married until he is finished with college (I’m definitely practicing patience!) and then we’ll be settling down here in southern California. I can’t wait to get more involved here!

Post # 223
Member
6 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: March 2013

hey! i’ve been reading for a few years now and decided it was time to join the fun. After setting a semi-serious deadline for engagement i’m starting to plan my may 2013 wedding! Fiance and I live in chicago (in sin) and we have a wonderful puppy who is my other hobby. i’ve been reading a lot of posts lately and figured I should start to share!

Post # 224
Member
117 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Hello lady bee’s-

Just wanted to introduce myself, as I have been lurking for a bit. My name is Adriann and I am 35 and my partner is 38.   I am not officially engaged yet, though we are already planning.  My sweetie is a romantic on a budget, and between trying to get the bling he wants for me and the details planned for his proposal just right, I am still waiting.  I don’t think for much longer though.

We have been dating for 1.5 years and living together for most of it.  We met with the aide of the internet and when I came home from our 1st date (which had lasted over 8 hrs) I told my best friend that I had met the man I would marry, which is totally not in my character to say.  I never looked back, it has been phenominal.  I look forward to spending the rest of my life with hm.

We are hoping to tie the knot at UCLA, my mans alma mater, October 2012.

I look forward to reading more tips about making my wedding beautiful and keeping down cost.  I know it’s doable as I used to plan events for a living, and thank goodness I can DIY a lot.

~Adriann

Post # 225
Member
61 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: January 2013

hello lovely bees!

I’m so excited, this is my first “post” ๐Ÿ™‚  I’ve been reading up on different things the last few weeks and decided it was finally time to join in on the fun!

I’ve been with my honey for over 3 years and and can’t wait to take our relationship to the next level!

Can’t wait to meet everyone!

Cheers!

Post # 226
Member
619 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2013

Hi All!  Im 32 (33 next month!) and engaged on December 2011. I live with my fiance in NJ. After the new year we decided to start some planning and in the past month, unexpectedly made a lot of progress!  We found a venue we love and set a date 3/23/13 and I went dress shopping twice and said yes to the dress just yesterday!  I still cant believe it.

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