Here at The Wedding Book, we pride ourselves on our involvement with ties to local businesses. Now that we’re offering two Wedding Books this year, we have spent a lot of time over in Bowling Green familiarizing ourselves with the locals. It’s been such a pleasure submerging ourselves in the Bowling Green community! One of the connections we’ve had the pleasure of making is with Highland Stables. Highland Stables is a wedding venue a little off the Bowling Green beaten path. It’s without a doubt worth the ten minute drive out of the way! The views are absolutely stunning out there. Our...Read more
Our Bridal Magazine Over 26 years ago we published our first edition of Paducah Life Magazine, a local lifestyle magazine here in Paducah. This magazine celebrates the history, culture and people of Paducah. Creating an extension of this with The Wedding Book only made sense! This bridal magazine is devoted to personal stories about local weddings. On the pages of this annual magazine, brides, grooms, and families are given the opportunity to share all the unique details of their once-in-a-lifetime occasions. We’ve noticed that other bridal magazines tend to be led by wedding coordinators...Read more
While a classic summer wedding is always a beautiful choice, we think that winter weddings are something to be adored. The crisp winter air makes everyone catch that love bug so why not celebrate a wedding in such a season? We love the idea. That's why we've decided to put together a few ideas for your winter wedding inspiration. Below we have everything from winter bar ideas to winter aisle ideas - and all the in betweens! Enjoy :) winter_bar.jpg { the bar } Whether it be a warm cup of hot cocoa or a chilled glass of champagne, it's bottoms up for your winter wedding! Garnish your signature...Read more
When making wedding decisions, one of the most touching aspects can be selecting a first dance song. This song encompasses what you all feel to be true in your relationship. It's a celebration song of the new life that you're starting together! That being said, there are only about a million love songs to choose from. No pressure, right? That's why we're here to help today! We've put together a list of ten different love songs that would make for a great choice. There's a couple classics mixed in with a few new ones that we hope you enjoy. You'll find the title of the song is actually a link...Read more
img_3253.jpg When it comes to prioritizing your wedding day budget, there are a lot of factors to consider. What is essential and what is frivilous? As you make this decision, Erin Hendley of F.A.C.E. Makeup Artistry has a few tips to consider. { one } Focus on your marriage. The wedding day can be quite a hectic one. By leaving the wedding makeup application to a professional you will feel confident that you look your best while enjoying the ceremony and reception with your husband, family, and friends. { two } Include makeup in your bridal budget The face of the bride is the focus of the...Read more
His and Her Signature Cocktails It’s easy to get bogged down with all of those meticulous details when it comes to wedding planning. A fun way to take the edge off? Incorporate some fun signature cocktails (cake tastings aren’t the only tastings anymore!) into your big day. Whether your man is a bourbon lover or a gin lover, we have you covered with a few ideas. Let’s dissect these fun and delicious cocktails, shall we?! His Tom Collins 2 oz. gin 1 oz. lemon juice 1 tsp. superfine sugar 3 oz. club soda Rum and Coke 2 oz. Barbados dark rum 2 oz. dark rum 1 oz. Bacardi 151 rum 6 oz. Coca-Cola ½...Read more
A Wedding Timeline While there are many aspects to discuss when it comes to wedding planning, a wedding timeline is quintessential. Once all of the initial excitement subsides from the engagement, it's time to get down to the details! That's where our favorite Paducah wedding planner comes in handy. Cathy Elliott is a local wedding coordinator here in Paducah . Our intern, Meg Hancock, had the opportunity to speak with Cathy about what a wedding time line should look like. Cathy shared that a wedding timeline starts with deciding on a budget. While this isn’t all the rose petals and fairy...Read more