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Weddings: Dodging Day-of Disasters

Preparing for the unexpected. You’ve survived the planning process and coordinated every detail. Now come the day-of disasters that may or may not make an appearance on your big day. The key is to be prepared, give thought to all these items, and then get back to the pretty and fun things about weddings. I […]

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Weddings: The Ps & Qs of Your ‘I Do’s

Minding your manners during wedding season. by Anne Churchill Spring has sprung and your wedding timelines are getting tighter. As you bounce from here to there, checking things off the to-do list, it’s important to mind the Ps and Qs of your “I Do”s. Yes, I am talking about manners and etiquette. This will ensure […]

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Top Five Budget Busters

The perfect wedding comes from a perfect budget. For AnnaBelle Events, it’s inquiry season — all the couples who got engaged in the fall and over the holidays are ready to start planning. One of your first steps is building your budget. If you’ve made the wise choice of hiring a wedding planner (nudge, nudge) then […]

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Wedding Trends to Try (and Ditch!)

Welcome to what is going to be a super fun column all about the ins and outs of weddings. I’m Anne Churchill, Columbia’s seasoned and locally grown event and wedding planner. I’ve been planning meaningful moments and special days for 10 years, and now it’s time to spill the beans: the good, the bad, and […]

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