While sitting down with Jimmy Kimmel for an interview on his late-night talk show, actress and singer Mandy Moore started off gushing about the “Fab 5” from Queer Eye, four of whom were guests the same night. After explaining that she has since become friends with Karamo Brown, Jimmy asks if the culture expert made the cut on her wedding guest list in November. Though she admits that he did not, she has a good excuse! Photo courtesy of Mandy Moore's Instagram “We got married at our house in our backyard with 40 people there,” the star explains. With such a small guest list, it makes all the sense in the world that only close family and friends would be in attendance. While we have already reported about the backyard wedding, which required the couple to cover their pool to make room for the aisle and guest seating, Mandy also ... Read More »
Regardless of whether or not it's engagement season, there will surely be plenty of announcements popping up on your social media feeds of friends and family members taking the big step in their relationship. If a close friend or family member gets engaged, you may be enticed to send them a gift in order to congratulate them and share in the excitement of their life-changing moment. While purchasing an engagement gift is not a requirement, it is a sweet gesture – especially if you're extremely close, like a sister, best friend, etc. Photo by Bob & Dawn Davis Photography With lots of preparation ahead for the bride- and groom-to-be, engagement gifts should serve a purpose, even if it's just to make their day. Knowing friends and family members support them is essential to the happiness of the new couple throughout the engagement process, and a present is a wonderful way to show your love. From gifts that offer assistance while ... Read More »
There are a million ways to wow guests at your wedding: personalized details that make them feel special, gorgeous floral centerpieces, and amazing entertainment. Related to the latter, many couples cite wanting a fun party for their loved ones to enjoy as one of their ultimate goals for the reception. One way to ensure everyone heads to the dance floor is to decorate the area above it, making it the pièce de résistance of the space. Some banquet hall and hotel ballrooms come equipped with a beautiful chandelier; however, many modern couples are taking it one step further and adorning the ceiling above the dance floor with gorgeous installations of crystals, lanterns, or florals. From opulent floral chandeliers ideal for formal fêtes to cascading string lights overhead for laid-back soirées, the options are plentiful. Not only will these beautiful décor pieces encourage attendees to dance the night away, but they will look incredible in ... Read More »
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