(Closed) Wedding Survey (Stolen from July 2013 Board who stole it from another board…)

posted 6 years ago in June 2013
Post # 3
Member
86 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

I’ll play! πŸ™‚

Wedding Date: June 15, 2013

Engagement Length: 23 months

Colors: orange, pink, white

Theme: no set theme

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 2 BM’s, 1 best man, 2 Groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): Country Club in South Florida at 6:30 in the evening

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: David’s Bridal YP334, Fit and Flare, lace overlay in ivory

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: Not decided but most likley NYC

Flowers: Hhydrangeas, and gerbra daisies

First Dance Song:Still deciding

Centerpieces: Pictures and candles

Food/Menu:

Cocktail Hour-chicken and spinach potstickers, beef empanadas, sesame chicken, and mini crab cakes. 

Salad-“The wedge” iceburg lettuce, bacon, crispy onion strings, tomatoes, and blue cheese crumbles

Main course (choice of 3) – Seared chicken breast filled iwth borsin cheese and spinach with a sun dried tomato cream sauce, roasted pork loin with apple calvados demi-glace, or mahi mahi with an artichoke and lemon beurre blanc sauce. All entrees served with rosemary and garlic mashed potatoes and sauteed green bean and baby carrots

Cake Flavour: 4 tiers, 2 vanilla with chocolate fudge, 2 chocolate with vanilla buttercream

Favours: Still deciding by most likely custom koozies

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what): No clue!

Post # 4
Member
979 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 22nd, 2013

Engagement Length: 22 months

Colors: pink and orange

Theme: don’t really have one, just want it bright, happy, fun.

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 2 or 3 BM’s, I Jr. Bridesmaid or Best Man, 1 best man, 3 or 4 GMs, flower girl, ring bearer

Ceremony (where, time): Architects Golf Club, 5 pm Central NJ

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: getting it custom made, trumpet with very detailed skirt, no lace.

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): pro or my Bridesmaid or Best Man who is a pro.

Honeymoon Location: no idea!

Flowers: not sure yet, pink and orange ones, no roses!

First Dance Song: You Are the Best Thing- Ray Lamontagne

Centerpieces: TBD

Food/Menu: everything! plated 3 courses with too much food during the cocktail hour.

Cake Flavour: TBD

Favours: candy bar def, not sure what else yet.

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  Vegas, Atlantic City, or Nashville. haha in other words… no idea!

Post # 5
Member
149 posts
Blushing bee

Wedding Date: June 1, 2013

Engagement Length: 1 year, 3 months

Colors: Shades of pastels (pink, yellow, lavendar) and grey

Theme: whimsical, eccentric

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 6 Bridesmaids, 1 Brides-Man, 1 Best Man, 7 Groomsmen, 1 pseudo-ring bearer (he will be carrying a sign not the rings)

Ceremony (where, time): Sacred Heart Church, Quincy MA at 5:30 PM

Reception (where, time): Squantum Yacht Club, Quincy at 7 PM

Dress Style: Pronovias (don’t know the style name)

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro Hair and Make Up (FI’s cousin is doing it)

Honeymoon Location: TBA but we’re leaning towards Florida

Flowers: none!

First Dance Song: still deciding

Centerpieces: DIY cake stands filled with cupcakes

Food/Menu: Redbones BBQ (Pulled Pork, BBQ Beef, and Wood Fired Chicken) with sides of greens, candied yams, and garlic mashed potatoes. 

Cake Flavour: Chocolate Mousse Cake

Favours: Donation to Paws New England where I adopted my dog from

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ (our friends are DJing it)

Bachelorrete (when/what):  TBA but somewhere in Boston

Post # 6
Member
667 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

Wedding Date: June 02, 2012

Engagement Length: 15 months

Colors: white, silver, choc brown, and malibu

Theme: we’re getting married

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 2 BM’s, 1 best man, 2 Groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): catholic church

Reception (where, time): local community center

Dress Style:  Davids Bridal 9T9670.

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: winnipeg camping

Flowers: white roses

First Dance Song:not sure

Centerpieces: glass candle and flowers

Food/Menu:

choice of chicken or beef fajitas with all the fixings, side salad, chips and salsa and chimni cheesecakes.

Cake Flavour: I have no idea…my friend is making the cake, and he is going to surprise me

Favours:  custom koozies

DJ/Band/Ipod: band and Ipod

Bachelorrete (when/what): none

Post # 7
Member
2906 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Yay, a survey! πŸ™‚

Wedding Date: June 15, 2013

Engagement Length: 16 months

Colors: Navy blue and fuschia with gold accents

Theme: Fun and happy!

Wedding Party(#s): two bridesmaids and a Man of Honor on my side, one Best Man and two groomsmen on his; two flower girls and one ring bearer

Ceremony (where, time): Catholic church in Brooklyn, 9:30 am (!!)

Reception (where, time): Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 11:30 – 4:30; after party at a local bar from 6 pm onwards

Dress Style: I’m not sure yet, though I luuurve the Maggie Sottero Dynasty

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): My lovely and talented hairdresser will be doing my hair; not sure yet re: makeup but definitely pro

Honeymoon Location: All inclusive resort in the Caribbean

Flowers: Still doing the floral consults, but I love ruffly, romantic flowers like peonies (probably too late in the season, though), garden roses, ranunculus, sweet peas, poppies and anemones

First Dance Song: “Trippin on a Hole in a Paper Heart” – Stone Temple Pilots

Centerpieces: Flowers; half-tall and half-short 

Food/Menu: cocktail hour: passed hors d’ouerves and a raw bar; three course dinner; wedding cake

Cake Flavour: Not sure yet, though our venue does chocolate cake way better than vanilla

Favours: Pretty sure I’m going to make homemade marshmallows. Definitely something edible, though.

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ Gaza!

Bachelorette (when/what):  We’re thinking Atlantic City? 

Post # 8
Member
268 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 15, 2013

Engagement Length: 18 months

Colors: light aqua and white with accents of silver and possibly peach

Theme: none…just stuff we like!

Wedding Party(#s): 5 BMs 5 GMs

Ceremony (where, time): Lakeside in Wisconsin, 4:00 pm

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: Watters Austin. Sweetheart neckline, natural waist, floaty organza A line skirt

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, DIY make-up

Honeymoon Location: San Sebastian, Spain

Flowers: considering all white roses, or a mix of white and peach roses

First Dance Song: “I Will”-The Beatles

Centerpieces: white roses in blue mason jarrs, tons of candles

Food/Menu: TBD

Cake Flavour: pie instead of cake, flavors TBD

Favours: Saltwater Taffy. yummm

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No clue *What* but I know it will happen a week after my college graduation in May

Post # 9
Member
613 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 28, 2013

Engagement Length: 2 years

Colors: Ivory, Gold, Pink and touches of Green

Theme: Vintage Garden with butterflies theme

Wedding Party(#s): 4 bridesmaids and 1 MOH; 4 groomsmen and 1 Bridesmaid or Best Man, and so far  a one and a half year old ring bearer πŸ™‚ 

Ceremony (where, time): Glen Oak Banquets (at gazebo) in East Amherst, NY at 5:30p

Reception (where, time): Same location; cocktails immediately following. 

Dress Style: Ivory ballgown, embroidered with soft pink roses and leaves at bottom of hem (forgot the make but I purchased it at GroupUSA.com) 

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair and make up

Honeymoon Location: Unknown yet–waiting approx 5 months after wedding due to finishing masters. 

Flowers: cream and pink roses (light and raspberry pink), along with pink (light and raspberry pink) gerber daisies and carnations, ivy, hypercium berries in green, white astible and other green fillers. 

First Dance Song: Amazed by Lonestar

Centerpieces: Vintage ivory colored birdcages decorated with green berry and crystal garland, butterflies, ivy and a bird nest with two white doves. (DIY project I’m working on in the DIY section of the wedding bee)

Food/Menu: Buffet Style

Cake Flavour: Almond with raspberry filling

Favours: DIY wedding cd favors

DJ/Band/Ipod: string quartet for ceremony, cocktails and dinner, DJ immediately following for announcements and music. 

Bachelorrete (when/what):  Have a few ideas in mind but nothing set in stone as of yet! 

 

and I’m adding one! 

Rehearsal Dinner: We’ve already put a deposit down for Bravo! Cucina Italiana (it is our (fi and myself) favorite restaurant that we frequent often!) 

Post # 10
Member
1297 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 8, 2013

Engagement Length: ~1.5 years

Colors: Blush pink, mint, and ivory

Theme: Country chic, rustic

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 5 bridesmaids, 1 best man, 5 groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): Musket Ridge Golf Club, 5:30pm

Reception (where, time): Same location, immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: Casablanca 2053, ballgown/a-line, lace details, beaded belt, tulle darts

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: Ireland

Flowers: Pink and ivory peonies

First Dance Song: “Free”- Zac Brown Band

Centerpieces: Peonies in milk glass vases on top of wood slices

Food/Menu: TBD

Cake Flavour: TBD

Favours: Candy bar, photo booth

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  TBD

Post # 11
Member
748 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 22, 2013

Engagement Length: 16 months

Colors: blue, green, purple

Theme: Midsummer Night’s Dream

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Man of Honor and 1 Brides Maid, 1 Best Man and 1 Groomsman

Ceremony (where, time): Salem Cross Inn – Outdoors, 5:30 pm

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: Alfred Angelo 207, ball gown, white.

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: No idea yet, we’re thinking Disney World though

Flowers: Not sure, but I love blue hydrangeas

First Dance Song: “Just a Kiss” Lady Antebellum

Centerpieces: TBD

Food/Menu: TBD

Cake Flavour: TBD – but cupcakes

Favours: TBD

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No clue!

Post # 12
Member
1130 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 15, 2013

Engagement Length: 15 months, almost to the day!

Colors: Black and White, with pops of yellow

Theme: Art Deco

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 1 Matron of Honor, 6 BMs, 1 Best Man, 7 Groomsmen (SO MANY)

Ceremony (where, time): Church where my parents got married, Claremont CA (4:30ish)

Reception (where, time): Hotel in Claremont, CA

Dress Style: White by Vera Wang VW351029

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Probably Pro hair, definitely pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: Somewhere we both haven’t been yet

Flowers: Sunflowers, my fave!

First Dance Song: Still working on it. 

Centerpieces: Flowers; Probably sunflowers

Food/Menu: TBD 

Cake Flavour: TBD – not chocolate, Fiance hates it πŸ™

Favours: Something fun… I hope

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No idea. 

Post # 13
Member
325 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2013 - Piney River Ranch

Wedding Date: June 28, 2013

Engagement Length: 15 months

Colors: Not definite, but maybe pale blue, pale pink, peach and beige

Theme: Rustic mountain

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 2 BM;  1 Best man, 2 groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): Outdoor on wedding deck at Piney River Ranch in Vail, CO at 4pm

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: Shopping tomorrow and June 9th πŸ™‚

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: Looking at Costa Rica

Flowers: Haven’t decided, but I love peonies

First Dance Song: Not sure

Centerpieces:  Unsure

Food/Menu: Casual, BBQ style buffet

Cake Flavour: No cake – s’mores and possibly brownies

Favours: No favors

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No clue!

Post # 14
Member
1513 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

i’ll play! should be fun to update since it looks like i am way behind you all right now!!!


Wedding Date: June 28, 2013

Engagement Length: 19 months

Colors: Leaning toward pale blue and yellow

Theme: Vintage

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 6 BMs (1 is male), 1 (female) best man, 6 GMs (1 is a girl)

Ceremony (where, time): an outdoor theater center in southeastern CT on the water

Reception (where, time): hotel in Mystic, CT about 20 minutes away

Dress Style: Haven’t started shopping but probably something lacy

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: SPAIN!! (Mallorca, Barcelona and Madrid) stop over in london on the way home

Flowers: ???

First Dance Song: “First Day of My Life” by Bright Eyes

Centerpieces: Lanterns with sea themed pieces and candles 

Food/Menu: Not sure yet

Cake Flavour: Nothing chocolate (a few familiy members are allergic) beyond that idk

Favours: ???? maye a photo booth?

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No clue yet. probably something in Boston, where most of my friends and i live. wouldnt mind vegas though πŸ˜‰

 
 

Post # 15
Member
1729 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

Wedding Date: December 1, 2012

Engagement Length: roughly 18= months

Colors: claret with black lace and touches of ivory and antique silver

Theme: victorian xmas

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 4 BM’s, 1 Flower Girl, 1 Ring Bearer, 2 PB, 4 JBM ,1 best man, 4 Groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): double tree victorian chapel @ 5pm

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony in the statesman hall

Dress Style: maggie sottero – victoriana

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: vegas or tahoe

Flowers: silk roses for ceremony, brooch bouquet for me with ivory, claret pomanders for Bridesmaid or Best Man, mothers wll have real red roses with baby breath tussies- babys breath in pew cones and babys breath @ reception

First Dance Song: TDB ( depends on if i can pull off surprise for FI)

Centerpieces: Balls of babys breath in high and low lace covered glass containers

Food/Menu: surf N turf, shrimp with steak

Cake Flavour: 5 flvrs- 1) mango on mango 2) vanilla on vanilla 3) choc with raps filling 4) pumpkin with cream filling 5) choc with candy cane filling

Favours: xmas tree seedling, several other small items

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  my bday weekend- philly pa

Post # 16
Member
31 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Wedding Date: June 23, 2013

Engagement Length: About 3 years.

Colors: Pink and Orange

Theme: No specific theme, just very romantic

Wedding Party(#s): 1 Maid/Matron of Honor, 2 BM’s, 1 best man, 2 Groomsmen

Ceremony (where, time): Outdoor Garden in Ithaca NY at 4:30 in the afternoon

Reception (where, time): Same location and immediately following ceremony

Dress Style: Haven’t started shopping yet, but definately something with some sparkle!

Hair/Makeup (Pro/DYI): Pro hair, pro make-up

Honeymoon Location: Fiance is planning that and I will not know until we get to the airport.

Flowers: Garden roses, callas, orchids

First Dance Song: When you got a good thing by Lady Antebellum

Centerpieces: 2 different centerpieces; submerged orchids and candles.

Food/Menu: TBD

Cake Flavour: TBD

Favours: Oreo Truffles or Cake Pops

DJ/Band/Ipod: DJ

Bachelorrete (when/what):  No clue!

The topic ‘Wedding Survey (Stolen from July 2013 Board who stole it from another board…)’ is closed to new replies.

Find Amazing Vendors