{Tips & Advice} 3 Reasons Why We Want to Hear the Word “No”

It's ok to Say NO | Wedding 101 Greenville

I’ve got some tips and advice on saying, "No" during wedding planning. No one, not even you, likes to be told "No". However, it is a necessary evil in life, and wedding planning is no exception. Let’s talk about 3 reasons why vendors want to hear the word, "No." … [Read more...]

{Real Wedding} Maisie + Andrew by Sposa Bella Photography

Real Wedding in Greenville, SC | Photos by Sposa Bella Photography | Wedding 101

Today's real wedding from Sposa Bella Photography is an absolute stunner. Taking place at The Cliffs, Maisie and Andrew incorporated natural elements to complement their surroundings. The customized arbor over the cake will take your breath away. Maisie is one of those classic, timeless brides, and both her and her new husband are beaming. Enjoy, friends! … [Read more...]

{Trending} Wedding Photo GIFs

Subway GIF by Jeffrey Lewis Bennett  | Wedding 101 Greenville

Earlier this week I shared my favorite fun wedding photo ideas from BuzzFeed, and I mentioned that a new trend is the creation of wedding photo GIFs. I'm no photographer (even though I like to pretend to be one with my phone and Instagram), so I couldn't even begin to tell you how these are created, but they're unique. They make the world look like it's still spinning while you and your new spouse have suspended time for a moment for just the two of you. Check some of these out. … [Read more...]

{Vendor Spotlight} Creating Your Moments Wedding Planning

Creating Your Moments Wedding Planning

We always encourage our brides to hire a wedding planner for at least the "day of." By hiring a wedding planner, you are able to rely on his or her wedding expertise. You'll be able to save yourself time. You'll be able to save some money. You'll be less stressed. And Creating Your Moments offers the professional wedding planning expertise you need. … [Read more...]

{NotWedding} The Best Fake Wedding You’ll Ever Attend

NotWedding Greenville | Wedding 101 Greenville

The very first inaugural NotWedding is coming to the Upstate on Tuesday, September 9! The NotWedding is a bridal show alternative in the form of a big, fake wedding. “Wedding guests” are brides-to-be who enjoy an emotional ceremony, a tasty dinner and a dance-party reception while truly experiencing the wedding vendors in action. The ceremony will begin at 7PM at the Certus Loft at the Peace Center! Want to be a part of this awesome fake wedding?  … [Read more...]

Your Wedding Day vs. College Game Day

Your Wedding Day vs. College Football Day

We love college football around here, and we know that many of our brides and grooms also love college football. And when planning a fall wedding, many of these football fans try to plan around their favorite games. But instead of planning around a game, why not embrace it? Our amazing friends at Wedding 101 Nashville have given us all three ways to embrace college football games on your wedding day. … [Read more...]

{Style Shoot} Whimsical Summer Wedding in Downtown Greenville, SC

{Style Shoot} Whimsical Summer Wedding in Downtown Greenville, SC | Photos by Mel Nocks Photography | Wedding 101 Greenville

Y'all. I can't even begin to tell you how excited we are around here to share with you this styled shoot that we helped coordinate with some amazing vendors in downtown Greenville! With so many beautiful elements, this shoot was not only gorgeous, but it's been featured on one of my favorite wedding blogs - Ruffled! We are beyond thrilled! … [Read more...]

{Wedding Planning} Plan During Your Lunch Hour

Wedding Plan During Your Lunch Hour  |Wedding 101 Greenville

Imagine all of the wedding planning you can do during your lunch hour?! I’m not saying that it’s okay to print programs on your office printer or “borrow” office stamps to mail out wedding invitations. I want you to complete a to-do list, not get fired! Whether you come hang out at the Wedding 101 studio and plan or at your desk, here’s a mini check list of wedding planning to do’s that can be completed during office hours…more specifically, your lunch hour!  … [Read more...]