The Crystal Gardens Blog

How to Create The Perfect Signature Cocktail For Your Wedding

You’ve got your wine selections and beer on tap, but you’re still looking for just the right spirits to finish off your wedding reception beverage list. It can be expensive to serve a full bar, and lines can get long when people are ordering “custom” drinks from a wide selection of alcohol. Luckily, there’s a […]

Kids or No Kids: How to decide if you should invite kids to your wedding

For every couple that adores the idea of kids at weddings, there’s another couple that gets nervous at the thought of the complications they can cause. Neither group is right or wrong. Asking children to be a part of your celebration (as participants, attendees, or both) can definitely impact the big day, and is a […]

Adding Pantone’s Color of the Year To Your Wedding

If you like to stay on top of trends when it comes to fashion, makeup, and style, you’re probably looking for ways to incorporate many of these elements into your wedding. This year’s Pantone Color of the Year is one trend you’re definitely going to want to use! The 2019 Pantone Color of the Year, […]

How To Use Technology To Make Your Big Day Memorable

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times: your wedding day goes by so quickly. Don’t add to your stress by worrying about capturing each moment when there are endless ways to document your fabulous life event, with flair! A current trend for some brides and grooms is to have an unplugged […]

Incorporating Children into Blended Family Weddings

Incorporating Children into Blended Family Weddings

Blended families are not uncommon—more than 50 percent of U.S. families are remarried or recoupled, and we’ve seen many weddings involving couples who had at least one child coming into the new marriage with them. If you are blending a family, your wedding day is a big day for your kids, too—they are becoming part […]