May 15, 2010
Prelude (played prior to ceremony): N/A
Front Row PPL including mom's Processional: Moonlight Serenade - Glenn Miller
Bridesmaids Processional: Adios - Glenn Miller
Bride's Processional: Moonglow - Benny Goodman
Unity Ceremony (candle, sand, etc.): N/A
Recessional: In the Mood - Glenn Miller
Postlude (played after ceremony): N/A
Bridal Party Entrance: N/A
Bride & Groom's Entrance: N/A
Dinner Music: Frank Sinatra's Greatest Love Songs Album
First Dance: Cheek to Cheek - Frank Sinatra
Father/Daughter Dance & Mother/Son Dance: Rum and Coca Cola - Andrew's Sisters
Bridal Party Dance: Jai Ho from slumdog millionaire movie
Cake Cutting: N/A
Anniversary Dance (for all married couples): N/A
Dollar Dance: N/A
Garter Toss: Pulp Fiction Theme Song
Bouquet Toss: Just a Girl - No Doubt
Last Dance: Aerosmith - I don't want to miss a thing
Other songs you just have to have: N/A
Songs that you refuse to play: Chicken Dance, Hokey Pokey
Centerpiece "Crystal" Strands:
Reserved For Chair Signs:
More about them HERE.
More pics HERE.
Lots more on this HERE.
This pic was taken before I added green diamond confetti and spray painted the branches dark brown. More pics HERE.
Don't Drink and Drive Signs (so easy it barely counts as a DIY):
Blog post HERE.
Thumb Print Tree Guest Book:
Card Vase (so easy almost not a DIY):
More pics HERE.
How I made them and more pics HERE.
Flip Flop Dancing Shoe Rack:
More about this HERE.
Invitations (they were the print-yourself kind, but they ended up being a DIY project):
I outlined the pattern in light green. Original on the left and colored on the right. More pics HERE.
Back of the invite
Front of the invite printed on vellum. Read about my vellum printing problems and see more pics HERE.
Finished invites and my helper.
Addressing them seemed like a whole separate DIY project!
I also made rehearsal dinner invitations. More about it HERE.
Photo Upload Cards:
Ok. Not really a DIY b/c I made them on and had them printed by Vistaprint! More about the upload cards HERE.
Photo Scavenger Hunt:
Almost too easy to be a DIY too. See more HERE.
I made my veil from netting I bought on ebay and a rhinestone brooch also from ebay.
Unity Sand Picture Frame:
Tutorial and details HERE.
I put them together myself and made the tags for them so they count as DIY right? More pics and details HERE.
We went to Las Vegas for our honeymoon! It was amazing!
Drinks by the pool...
Fun themed bars...
The perfect honeymoon show!
More pics and details HERE.
We didn't have professional e-pics taken, but we do have this picture that was taken a few minutes after we were engaged:
You can read my proposal story HERE.