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Avoid big gaps in timing (between the ceremony and reception) and keep things moving during the reception. Consider having activities, dancers, or musical performances throughout the night.
Floramor's Laura Little and I collaborated on this list of budget tips to keep in mind when planning your big day.
No bride-to-be should be without a copy of Emily Post's Wedding Etiquette by Peggy Post. This is especially helpful if you don't have a planner to help with etiquette predicaments!
You can never go wrong with edible favors, whether it's homemade jams, whoopie pies, or bags of candy.
Be sure to read the rest of the article Wedding Tips and Tricks from Pros in the Know and don't miss Tres Sugar's list of 2012's Hottest Wedding Trends!