Weddings on the Brain

Saturday, September 13, 2014

I am crazy busy with weddings both at work and I have been planning one for a close friend which is next is next weekup in CT, so I suppose I shouldn't be surprised when I end up dreaming about planning another friend's wedding. Funny thing is, she isn't even engaged! Clearly I have been at work way to much this past week and need some time off.

It really was a lovely wedding, though. It was held at the Union Station train station in Cincinatti (my husband is currently working on an appeal video to save the station). It is some of the most glorious art deco architecture in the country. Since she hired me as the planner I had them bring in this MASSIVE crystal chandelier for the two of then to stand beneath. It was also from the 1920's and had real candles which created the most beautiful light. The guests were brought in on restored antique train cars decked out in ribbons and flowers for the wedding. Her boyfriend/dream fiancee wore a tux with a white jacket and looked like Jay Gatsby. She, of course, was absolutely stunning in a fitted antique lace dress dotted with just a few tiny crystals that caught the candlelight as she walked down the aisle. Her hair was done up in finger waves and you had the loveliest veil that almost doubled as a train for her dress. The cascade bouquet of white lilies was breathtaking. All very 1920's. Very Daisy Buchanan. Who on earth knows why I dreamt about HER wedding of all things!! She isn't even engaged!! Ha!! Ha!!
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  • RAINA413
    M-BRUNER, I would be DELIGHTED to plan your wedding for you!!

    BONOLICIOUS2, perhaps the fates are telling you something?! Ha!! Ha!! Glad that of the three my wedidng vision for you was the nicest one of all!
    1712 days ago
    If I ever decide to get married again, I want you to plan my wedding even if it's only in my dreams (or your dreams!!!!) emoticon
    1713 days ago
    Omg now I see what you mean and it even sort of had something to do with me - HILARIOUS I needed this laugh this morning so at least something good came out of that?! Omgggggggg

    You were one of like 3 people that brought up my nonexistent wedding status this weekend and yours was by far the nicest and most creative so gold star to you for that too!

    1713 days ago
    LOL - I've heard that brides often have wedding nightmares (I certainly did) before the wedding. But never heard a planner say they dreamt about someone else's wedding.

    Does sound fabulous though!
    1715 days ago
  • RAINA413

    JOHNMARTINMILES did you even READ my blog post?
    This was ALL A DREAM!
    You would have known that if you actually bothered to READ the post!
    1715 days ago
    Planning gala events is so satisfying when they come off as planned (or nearly)

    Make Today the Greatest Day of Your Life

    emoticon Until Tomorrow!

    1715 days ago
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