Our favorite aisle songs!

The nerves right before the ceremony are unexplainable, all the guests can feel the excitement! The groom is patiently awaiting to see his bride walk down the aisle in her beautiful dress. The song you walk down the aisle to is what you and your husband will keep with you as a sacred memory for the rest of your life! Picking a song that is beautiful yet sentimental is important. Below is a lost of perfect songs to walk down the aisle to.

 

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THE BRIDAL EXTRAVAGANZA

COME OUT AND SEE LOTUS RANCH THIS SUNDAY AT THE BRIDAL EXTRAVAGANZA!!!

Location: Palmer Events Center in Austin, TX

Time: 12pm-5pm

WHY: Free Giveaways? Tons of vendors all in one place! Discounts with vendors and various products!!

More Information: http://www.austinweddings.com/

Sign up and Buy your ticket today!! Don’t miss this opportunity!

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Flowers on a Budget

We all know that flowers are one of the items that make wedding decor stand out! We found a website that has a list of flowers that are in season in Texas, this site made it nice and easy because the flowers are organized by month.

Happy Floral Shopping!

 

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http://www.bridalguide.com/planning/david-tuteras-weddings/seasonal-floral-chart

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Rentals!

Knowing which rental company to go with can be stressful. I have put together a list of my favorite vendors through out the Austin and Hill Country.

1. Intelligent Lighting Design: Lighting can change the complete look of your wedding. This company has all different light fixtures to stunning chandeliers and spot lighting!

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2. Whim Event Rentals: Perfect for table top rentals. They have beautiful dishes and glass options. As well as beautiful linen selections.

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3. Premier Wedding Rental: Tables and Chairs are best to rent from this company, as well as food serving utensils. All around a great company to help make your dream wedding come true.

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4. Sweet Sunday Events: This company really does it all, they have a wide range of services from floral design to a team that helps design the wedding of your dreams. They have really great prices and lots of vintage and rustic options.

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A FEW WEDDING VENUES THAT WONT BREAK THE BANK

It’s important to know the most expensive dates and days to get married. If you’re on a tight budget for a wedding opt for a day like a Friday or Sunday. Saturdays tend to be the most expensive days to get married on. The month you get married will also determine how much you pay. Pick a month that isn’t as popular for weddings such as; January, February or March. GOOD LUCK HUNTING!!

 

Here are just a few of affordable wedding venues

Wedding venues:

1. Seekatz opera house-this place is all indoors and so vintage and beautiful. This place is the perfect place to have your reception at!
http://www.seekatzoperahouse.com/new-braunfels-wedding-venue.php

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2. Wildflower barn: this place is absolutely adorable! A rustic barn and dreamy bluebonnets in March and April, this place is your Spring go to for an event or wedding!
http://www.thewildflowerbarn.com

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3. Lotus Ranch, want it all in one area? This place is a great option for those wanting a beautiful and secluded wedding in the Texas Hill Country. Plus! You’ll have a lodge on sight to sleep your family and friends

http://lotusranch.org

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4. Texas women’s federation: this place is classic and victorian! You would need very little decor!
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5. Last but not least! This FREE wedding chapel is a great option for fall and spring weddings! Love the architecture!

http://www.chapeldulcinea.org

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Lotus Ranch Weddings

Lotus Ranch is a beautiful wedding venue with lots of character, a lodge for guests and serene beautiful views! This is the place to book your next event and wedding

Here’s the link for more information: http://lotusranch.org

Here are some pictures of the grounds:

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by: Raquel Yarovinsky

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Choosing a Wedding Color Palette

With so many stunning weddings on pinterest, instagram and various magazines. It can be so difficult to choose a style that is uniquely YOURS- picking a color palette may seem simple but when brides are busy choosing a dress, catering companies and venues, color palettes can seem slightly irrelevant.
Here at the Hill Country Wedding Blog we have put together a collaboration of wedding color palettes for all different styles and if you’re wanting to zoom in on your specific style we’ve attached a link to a quiz that could help you find your very own wedding style.

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Click Below to find your very own style!

http://www.magnetstreet.com/wedding-style-quiz

*by: Raquel Yarovinsky

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Catering

Food is an essential part of a wedding, whether you’re having a four course meal or just offering a few snacks at the reception- catering will be something to keep in mind. A few things to keep in mind when booking a certain caterer can be found on the link below:

http://wedding.theknot.com/wedding-planning/wedding-reception-planning/articles/17-questions-to-ask-your-wedding-caterer.aspx

Here are some fantastic catering options found in the Texas hill country area:

Linda’s Fine Foods

Milagro’s Hill Country Tex Mex

Root Cellar Cafe

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**Raquel Yarovinsky

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DIY Wedding Floral Crowns

Floral crowns are such a lovely and romantic accessory for bridal shoots, bridesmaids and for the boho bride. With spring approaching who doesn’t want some lovely spring florals in their hair?

I’ve attached a few links to some pretty neat floral crown tutorials.

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http://rusticweddingchic.com/babys-breath-crown-diy-tutorial

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http://www.everythingetsy.com/2014/05/easy-diy-floral-crown-wedding-guest-post-pretty-blog/

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https://steller.co/stories/316259258654000260

*Raquel Yarovinsky

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