For the Bride

Fred+Kate Presents :: To Feed Or Not To Feed, Vendors Are The Question

Fred+Kate Presents :: To Feed Or Not To Feed, Vendors Are The Question

All you need to know about the burning “do we feed our vendors?” question.

Fred+Kate Presents :: Picture-Perfect Decor

Fred+Kate Presents :: Picture-Perfect Decor

A picture is worth 1,000 words and can be a sweet snapshot of your wedding day look!

Fred+Kate Presents :: Lauren Morita and Rishi Patel Wedding

Fred+Kate Presents :: Lauren Morita and Rishi Patel Wedding

5.17.14: J.W. Marriott Ihilani Resort and Spa, Ko’olina, HI

Fred+Kate Presents :: Fusion Weddings With Finesse

Fred+Kate Presents :: Fusion Weddings With Finesse

A look at combining multiple traditions, cultures and stories on your big day with ease!

Fred+Kate Presents :: First Look 101

Fred+Kate Presents :: First Look 101

We’ll tell you all the who-what-when-where-whys of your first glimpse of true love.

Fred+Kate Presents :: Cross Your T’s and Dot Your I’s With Wedding Calligraphy

Fred+Kate Presents :: Cross Your T’s and Dot Your I’s With Wedding Calligraphy

Kelsey of Hawaii Calligraphy gives us the scoop on personalizing your day!

Fred+Kate Events Presents :: Why Your Centerpieces Cost So Much and What You Can Do About It

Fred+Kate Events Presents :: Why Your Centerpieces Cost So Much and What You Can Do About It

We break down the unexpected factors that drive your centerpiece prices sky high.

Fred+Kate Events Presents :: 4 Common Reasons For An Uncommonly Early Wake-Up Call

Fred+Kate Events Presents :: 4 Common Reasons For An Uncommonly Early Wake-Up Call

Peel off your sleeping mask and learn how to catch a few extra Zzz’s on your big day.

Workshop Recap: Cake & Catering Trends

Workshop Recap: Cake & Catering Trends

Three amazing caterers and three spectacular cake designers served up savory bites and sweet advice.

Workshop Recap: Wedding Music & Entertainment

Workshop Recap: Wedding Music & Entertainment

4 of Hawaii’s BEST wedding entertainers and 3 of Hawaii’s top DJs share their tips and advice.

Workshop Recap: Floral & Decor Showcase

Workshop Recap: Floral & Decor Showcase

7 of Hawaii’s top floral companies and 5 creative textile and lighting companies share their expertise on all things pretty and posh.

Workshop Recap: The Beauty Apothecary

Workshop Recap: The Beauty Apothecary

The beauty experts are in and they’ve dished out their tips and advice for the beautiful bride!

WORKSHOP RECAP: Invitations, Favors & Special Touches

WORKSHOP RECAP: Invitations, Favors & Special Touches

Hawaii's pros dish out tips that'll change your wedding planning life.

WORKSHOP RECAP: Bridal Trends Fashion Show & Ceremony Planning

WORKSHOP RECAP: Bridal Trends Fashion Show & Ceremony Planning

A night filled with expert advice on how to ace the ceremony and rock the runway.

WORKSHOP RECAP: Photography Showcase

WORKSHOP RECAP: Photography Showcase

19 of Hawaii’s BEST photographers dished out their tips and expert advice.

WORKSHOP RECAP: Locations & Venues

WORKSHOP RECAP: Locations & Venues

Hawaii’s BEST Catering Managers dished out great advice and tasty bites at The Wedding Cafe’s Locations and Venues Workshop.

Let’s Go Glamping :: Glamorous Camping Wedding Inspiration

Let’s Go Glamping :: Glamorous Camping Wedding Inspiration

Gather ‘round the fire pit, we’ve got a handful of unique wedding ideas in store!

Tips From The Expert :: So You Want an Underwater Engagement Session?

Tips From The Expert :: So You Want an Underwater Engagement Session?

Check out Photographer Brady Oshiro’s three expert tips.

Home Grown Weddings

Home Grown Weddings

Brides and grooms, grab your tote… off to market, to market we go!

Stars, Stripes and the Red, White and Blue…

Stars, Stripes and the Red, White and Blue…

We’ve rounded up our favorite inspirations for a classic and cool 4th of July wedding.

Gettin’ The Most Out of Your Budget

Gettin’ The Most Out of Your Budget

Maximize your budget with these super-savvy and creative tips.

Real Life Wedding :: Le-Ann & Russell - March 26, 2014

Real Life Wedding :: Le-Ann & Russell - March 26, 2014

An intimate destination wedding filled with family, friends and jaw-dropping details…

Wedding Inspiration for the Comic Book Lover(s)

Wedding Inspiration for the Comic Book Lover(s)

Channel your inner nerd and dive into wedding ideas fit for a superhero!

You’re Invited :: Out-Of-The-Box Stationery Ideas!

You’re Invited :: Out-Of-The-Box Stationery Ideas!

Three unique and memorable wedding stationery ideas that’ll get your guests talking!

The Bride-y Bookworm Guide

The Bride-y Bookworm Guide

Literature lovers indulge in some bookish inspiration for your big day!

Three Things Brides Should Know!

Three Things Brides Should Know!

Three little details that you may not know about your big day!

Inspiration For The Early Bride!

Inspiration For The Early Bride!

Whether you’re an early riser or downright obsessed with breakfast, we’ve got oodles of ideas for the early bridie!

Cake Cutting 101

Cake Cutting 101

How to be the ace at cutting your wedding cake!

Love Is In The Details :: Ceremony Logistics

Love Is In The Details :: Ceremony Logistics

Get exclusive access to Fred+Kate Events’ top secret ceremony timeline tips!

ALL ABOUT DIY FOR THE BUDGET SAVVY BRIDE

ALL ABOUT DIY FOR THE BUDGET SAVVY BRIDE

Fun and EASY Ideas to Add that DIY Touch to YOUR Wedding Day

Top 5 Tips On Having a “Green” Wedding

Top 5 Tips On Having a “Green” Wedding

How to Have Yourself a Pretty AND Eco-Chic Wedding

Workshop Recap: Cake and Catering Trends

Workshop Recap: Cake and Catering Trends

Savory samples and sweet treats? Count us in!

Please Meet :: The Love Doctor - James Ferguson

Please Meet :: The Love Doctor - James Ferguson

Wedding Officiant, Minister, Spiritual Advisor and Love Guru

Head Table Decor Must Do’s

Head Table Decor Must Do’s

Create a stunning focal point with your head table decor

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: A Cake Life

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: A Cake Life

Take a bite out of A Cake Life and get all your burning wedding cake questions answered!

It’s ALL in the PRESENTATION

It’s ALL in the PRESENTATION

To save from any last-minute decor regrets, opt for a “Live Preview”

OLD is NEW Again

OLD is NEW Again

Vintage Ideas to Inspire Your Wedding

WORKSHOP RECAP: Videography Showcase

WORKSHOP RECAP: Videography Showcase

10 of Hawaii’s BEST videographers shared their expertise and showed us why videography is the “reel” deal.

Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location

Things to consider when setting the location for your wedding day.

TWC & F+K Celebrate the Holidays!

TWC & F+K Celebrate the Holidays!

A night of music and magic under the mistletoe at The Waikiki Aquarium

WEDDING INSPIRATION: Sophisticated Elegance

WEDDING INSPIRATION: Sophisticated Elegance

Fabulous Wedding Reception Ideas

How To Select Songs For Your Wedding Day

How To Select Songs For Your Wedding Day

Picking the perfect playlist for your special day

LET THEM EAT CAKE!

LET THEM EAT CAKE!

Top tips, ideas and “cake” inspiration

Floral Inspirations + Les Saisons = #stunning

Floral Inspirations + Les Saisons = #stunning

When an amazing floral designer and decor specialist team up on a gorgeous wedding, you only get one thing… #stunning.

VIRAL VIDEOS :: Things COOL GROOMS Do!

VIRAL VIDEOS :: Things COOL GROOMS Do!

We’re smitten with the cool these that these Groom’s did for their blushing brides!

Wedding Rehearsals :: What You Should Know

Wedding Rehearsals :: What You Should Know

Do you REALLY need a rehearsal? We think so!

Pretty in Purple 2.0

Pretty in Purple 2.0

Radiant Orchid is Pantone’s 2014 Color of the Year

TRENDING :: Great Gatsby Glitz

TRENDING :: Great Gatsby Glitz

Glitz, glamour and feathers… it’s all here!

Please meet… RADIANT ORCHID!

Please meet… RADIANT ORCHID!

Radiant Orchid has been officially inducted as PANTONE’S Color Of The Year for 2014. Check out how to add a splash of this pretty purple to your wedding decor.

Professional Teeth Whitening at Ala Moana Dental Group

Professional Teeth Whitening at Ala Moana Dental Group

Written by Dr. Christopher Chow, DDS

Great Gifts + Getting-Ready Ideas For Your Bridesmaids

Great Gifts + Getting-Ready Ideas For Your Bridesmaids

Give a gift that she can use again!

How to Create a Foolproof Guest List

How to Create a Foolproof Guest List

Top Tips on How to Best Organize Your Guest List

The 5 Ps of Perfect Photos

The 5 Ps of Perfect Photos

Snag the PERFECT photographer with 5 easy-peasy-Ps to getting the perfect shot.

Wedding Etiquette 101: Divorced Parents? No Sweat!

Wedding Etiquette 101: Divorced Parents? No Sweat!

Tips on how to make it work… for EVERYONE!

LET THEM EAT CAKE....OR NOT!

LET THEM EAT CAKE....OR NOT!

Fun alternatives to having a wedding cake at your wedding

Real Life Wedding :: Derek + Lisa - July 13, 2013

Real Life Wedding :: Derek + Lisa - July 13, 2013

A little magic, a lot of love and a ton of amazing vendors made Derek + Lisa’s wedding day dreams come true!

TWC Turns 12 :: A Family Affair

TWC Turns 12 :: A Family Affair

A night full of fun, food and FAMILY to celebrate The Wedding Cafe’s 12th Anniversary!

This or That :: Flower Swapping

This or That :: Flower Swapping

A quick switcharoo in the floral department can save your wedding day dreams and budget!

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Jennifer and Brian - June 1, 2013

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Jennifer and Brian - June 1, 2013

“A simple act of love can make extraordinary things happen.”

Empire State Wedding? Yes, please.

Empire State Wedding? Yes, please.

Toss This

Toss This

Check Out Some Of These Fun Alternatives To Tossing Rice At The Ceremony

WEDDING ETIQUETTE 101 :: MOTHER-ETIQUETTE

WEDDING ETIQUETTE 101 :: MOTHER-ETIQUETTE

How To Include Mom(s) In Your Wedding Planning

REAL LIFE WEDDING: Kylie and Elliott - June 1, 2013

REAL LIFE WEDDING: Kylie and Elliott - June 1, 2013

A too-cute-for-words love story...

WORKSHOP RECAP :: Open Mic with Fred+Kate Events

WORKSHOP RECAP :: Open Mic with Fred+Kate Events

Your questions… ANSWERED! Hear it straight from wedding expert Kelly Sugano of Fred+Kate Events.

Presentation Is Everything… TAKE A STAND!

Presentation Is Everything… TAKE A STAND!

Set your cake on a pedestal and let the sweetness shine.

What's Under There?

What's Under There?

The 411 On What To Wear Under Your Wedding Gown

TRENDING :: Something GOLD, Something New.

TRENDING :: Something GOLD, Something New.

Take a plunge into the “mines” of the classiest wedding trends for 2014 and make room for gold in your big day plans.

Top Tips For Writing Your Own Vows

Top Tips For Writing Your Own Vows

The “to do’s” for writing your “I do’s”

What’s Your Color?

What’s Your Color?

Top 10 Color Trends For Spring 2014

CHEERS to YOU

CHEERS to YOU

How to Select the PERFECT Signature Cocktail For Your Wedding

The Take on Receiving Lines

The Take on Receiving Lines

Do ya or don'tcha? Plus, tips to make the best of it!

Time to ReFRESH the Decor

Time to ReFRESH the Decor

Check out our favorite ways to incorporate fresh fruit into your wedding decor.

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Janelle and Ryan - March 23, 2013

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Janelle and Ryan - March 23, 2013

See how Janelle and Ryan made their dreams of a "non-traditional" wedding come true!

CREATING A “CENTER OF ATTENTION”

CREATING A “CENTER OF ATTENTION”

Create a focal point for your ceremony that will stand as the PERFECT backdrop for your I Do’s

10 Things That Couples Forget To Include In The Budget

10 Things That Couples Forget To Include In The Budget

Beat the budget blues & check out the top 10 most common things that get overlooked when planning your wedding budget!

How To “POP” The Question To Your Bridesmaids!

How To “POP” The Question To Your Bridesmaids!

Get inspired with some fun and creative ways to ask your gal pals to be a part of your big day.

Top This!

Top This!

Fun cake topper ideas...

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Kristin and Lance - July 7, 2012

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Kristin and Lance - July 7, 2012

Check out their tips and advice on planning the perfect day!

VENDOR  SPOTLIGHT :: Entertainment 101 with Tahiti Rey

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Entertainment 101 with Tahiti Rey

Learn the facts straight from a pro!

So Long Smudge

So Long Smudge

Tips and tricks from the experts on choosing melt free makeup that’ll put you in the COOL zone, for sure!

I SPY DIY :: Follow Your Heart

I SPY DIY :: Follow Your Heart

Lead your guests (or groom!) to a lovely ceremony site by having them “follow their hearts” with this cinchy DIY project.

Fun Gift Ideas for your Flower Girl and Ring Bearer (that they’ll ACTUALLY love!)

Fun Gift Ideas for your Flower Girl and Ring Bearer (that they’ll ACTUALLY love!)

Fun gift ideas when you’re making your list and checking it twice.

Something Blue!

Something Blue!

Here's four sweet and simple ways to incorporate your something blue into your wedding day bliss.

These Shoes Were Meant for Walking... Down the Aisle!

These Shoes Were Meant for Walking... Down the Aisle!

Avoid the blisters and boo-boos on your big day by breaking in your shoes with these three simple tricks that we LOVE!

I SPY DIY :: Mossified Monogram

I SPY DIY :: Mossified Monogram

With a few supplies and a little craft time, you’ll have your very own mossified monogram.

Invitation Must-Haves

Invitation Must-Haves

Check out these three cool stationery must-haves that will save your wedding-invite-life!

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Watanabe Floral

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Watanabe Floral

From design to delivery, the team at Watanabe Floral gave The Wedding Cafe an all-exclusive “behind the scenes” tour!

Can You

Can You "Video" My Wedding?

So what makes a video a video and a video a “film”? Is there even a difference?

Advice from F+K :: Music

Advice from F+K :: Music

Here's some of our all time favorite wedding songs...

Chalk it Up!

Chalk it Up!

DIY brides, “take note”... on this totally adorable and DIY-made chalkboard!

No Longer Uniform

No Longer Uniform

Mismatched Bridesmaids Looks That Work

Play with your Food

Play with your Food

Check out a few of our favorite ideas from Chef Elmer's Island Cuisine...

Will You?

Will You?

Three awwwww-some proposals we love...

When Life Gives You Lemons

When Life Gives You Lemons

Have a lemon themed wedding!

Movie Posters that Rock

Movie Posters that Rock

These movie posters are the TALK OF THE TOWN at weddings!

Instant Model

Instant Model

There's something magical about engagement shoots.

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Hawaii Prince Hotel

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Hawaii Prince Hotel

There's so much to love about this familiar and welcoming hotel that sits at the gateway of Waikiki.

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Jadee and Tate - April 13, 2013

REAL LIFE WEDDING :: Jadee and Tate - April 13, 2013

With a vision in mind, Jadee and Tate enjoyed an intimate daytime wedding filled with love, laughter and a happily ever after.

Save the Day :: Bridal Emergency Kit

Save the Day :: Bridal Emergency Kit

For better or worse, the show MUST go on... YOU MUST BE READY.

STYLE ME PRETTY... On Location at the 50th State Fair

STYLE ME PRETTY... On Location at the 50th State Fair

This month, The Wedding Cafe teamed up with its sister companies Fred+Kate Events and Eden in Love for a color poppin' + totally FUN styled shoot at the 50th State Fair.

The 411 on Charge Cards for Your Wedding Expenses

The 411 on Charge Cards for Your Wedding Expenses

One of the BIGGEST questions newly engaged couples have is: How are we gonna pay for this wedding?

Please Meet :: Abi Langlas - The Queen of Cakes and Tasty Treats

Please Meet :: Abi Langlas - The Queen of Cakes and Tasty Treats

A wedding cake from Cake Works, means you're getting more than just a cake.

Here Comes the Bride :: Fun and Unique Ring Bearer Inspiration

Here Comes the Bride :: Fun and Unique Ring Bearer Inspiration

Some alternative items your ring bearer could carry (or walk) down the aisle with...

Pretty Paper Trends!

Pretty Paper Trends!

Here are our top three stationery trends that we'll definitely be incorporating into some kind of announcement!

Real Life Wedding... When Apple Meets Droid

Real Life Wedding... When Apple Meets Droid

Tiare + Gary

Hello Cloud Parade

Hello Cloud Parade

If Pinterest and Etsy got together, Cloud Parade would definitely be its offspring!

Daddy's Girl - Special Father Daughter Moments On Your Wedding Day

Daddy's Girl - Special Father Daughter Moments On Your Wedding Day

Some creative ways to create that “special” moment with dad on YOUR big day.

Honeymoon Registry :: Do You or Don't You?

Honeymoon Registry :: Do You or Don't You?

What if you're a bride who doesn't NEED anything from a traditional registry?

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

It's always a good idea to have a contingency plan to weatherproof your oh-so-special day.

Let's get Tech-nical!

Let's get Tech-nical!

Here's a rundown of five of the most popular (and easy to use) apps to help you plan your big day.

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Menehune Mac

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Menehune Mac

Menehune Mac has been filling the wishes of chocolate lovers since 1939.

Tips from the Experts... Cake and Catering

Tips from the Experts... Cake and Catering

Get ready to drool HERE...

Tips from the Experts... Music and Entertainment

Tips from the Experts... Music and Entertainment

We learned just how powerful music can be from six of Hawaii's top entertainment companies at our Wednesday Night Workshop.

Food for Thought :: Fun Fantastic Food Ideas For Your Wedding

Food for Thought :: Fun Fantastic Food Ideas For Your Wedding

Here are some hot and haute catering ideas.

Tips from the Experts... Floral, Decor and Design Showcase

Tips from the Experts... Floral, Decor and Design Showcase

Get ready to “ooh” and “ahh” like never before...

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: JW Marriott Ihilani Resort & Spa at Ko'olina

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: JW Marriott Ihilani Resort & Spa at Ko'olina

Read on and be prepared to be WOW-ed!

Please Meet :: Miss Aloha - Melyssa Shimamoto - the gal with the “magic hands” and healing touch...

Please Meet :: Miss Aloha - Melyssa Shimamoto - the gal with the “magic hands” and healing touch...

Melyssa Shimamoto, will make you feel relaxed, comfortable, and rejuvenated...

Tips from the Experts... Health and Beauty Showcase

Tips from the Experts... Health and Beauty Showcase

From flawless makeup, gorgeous updos, and blingin' nails... we learned it all from the pros themselves.

Get Luxe for Less with Lighting!

Get Luxe for Less with Lighting!

What if we told you that you could get the drama and impact you're looking for with... LIGHTING!

The HAUGHT List

The HAUGHT List

Here's what's “HAUTE” in 2013...

Tips from the Experts... Videography Showcase

Tips from the Experts... Videography Showcase

It was the perfect date night with 12 of Hawaii's top videographers, priceless tips and advice, and the hubby-to-be by your side.

Tips from the Experts... Invitations, Favors and Special Touches

Tips from the Experts... Invitations, Favors and Special Touches

All the little details count... especially when planning a wedding!

How to ROCK the Bridal Runway...

How to ROCK the Bridal Runway...

We had a blast seeing wedding fashion hit the runway at our Bridal Trends Showcase.

 VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Chef Elmer Guzman's Island Cuisine

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Chef Elmer Guzman's Island Cuisine

Buckle up and get ready to drool–

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Turtle Bay

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Turtle Bay

With views of the ocean everywhere you turn, guests will be mesmerized (and photo happy!) at your big day!

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Sunset Ranch

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Sunset Ranch

Saddle up, Love Birds, and get ready to be amazed...

Photography Showcase... Tips from the Experts

Photography Showcase... Tips from the Experts

Brides joined us for another rockin' Wednesday Night Workshop where we got the lowdown from 18 of Hawaii's TOP photographers.

Tips from the Experts– Videography 101

Tips from the Experts– Videography 101

13 of Hawaii's best videographers came together for one night to showcase their talents and video tips.

Three

Three "Quick-ies" Wedding Day Fixes

What to do if something un-planned happens?

Locations & Venues... Tips from the Experts

Locations & Venues... Tips from the Experts

Get ready as 11 of Hawaii's top Catering Managers help you plan “The Perfect Reception.”

Yay! Congratulations, you're engaged!! Now what?

Yay! Congratulations, you're engaged!! Now what?

We've compiled a list of our favorite websites, apps, and books on all things wedding to help YOU plan your special day.

MYTHBUSTER... Floral Centerpieces!

MYTHBUSTER... Floral Centerpieces!

Get ready for three popular floral myths to be... BUSTED!

How to Officially Become a MRS...

How to Officially Become a MRS...

Important FAQs for officially changing your name to Mrs!

Have a “FUN”tastic Hawaii Honeymoon

Have a “FUN”tastic Hawaii Honeymoon

Here are five “fun” honeymoon ideas to put on your “honeymoon-do” list.

Who's Who...

Who's Who...

Our sister company, Fred+Kate Events, breaks down exactly who's who and what their role is when it comes to your wedding reception.

Tips from the experts– Music & Entertainment

Tips from the experts– Music & Entertainment

Brides scored “platinum” tips and advice while jamming to live wedding tunes.

Flower (Girl) Power

Flower (Girl) Power

We talked to the gown gurus to find out about flower girl attire, from head to toe.

In(door) Style

In(door) Style

Five favorite ways to transform the room from drab-to-FAB!

21-Day “Get Lean” Eating Plan

21-Day “Get Lean” Eating Plan

Marcia is here to give you 13 simple, easy to follow rules to help you get lean before your big day.

Tips from the Experts– Cake and Catering Trends

Tips from the Experts– Cake and Catering Trends

Ono grinds, sweet treats and irresistible tips and advice hit the perfect spot and left us wanting seconds.

Tips from the Experts– Budget, Planning and Timeline

Tips from the Experts– Budget, Planning and Timeline

We got the lowdown on everything budget, planning and timeline at our Wednesday Night Workshop.

Lei Of The Land

Lei Of The Land

Yes, you can bring a part of Hawaii with you, wherever your wedding is!

Tips from the Experts– Invitations, Favors and Special Touches

Tips from the Experts– Invitations, Favors and Special Touches

These experts spiel the nitty gritty on all the little details...

Tips from the Experts– Floral, Décor and Design

Tips from the Experts– Floral, Décor and Design

Dreaming of that jaw dropping floral and decor display for the big day?

Poppy-lar Flower Questions

Poppy-lar Flower Questions

Breathe easy brides because we asked flower experts from Watanabe Florals and Passion Roots to help you weed out the problems.

Trusty Traits to Know... They're the one!

Trusty Traits to Know... They're the one!

You've found your prince charming and now it's time to create your all-star team of vendors who can make your wedding dreams come true.

Breaking Tradition

Breaking Tradition

Now is the time to bring on an era of change and put a modern twist on wedding traditions we've grown to love.

Pin Worthy

Pin Worthy

Check out these pin-worthy pictures that we know you'll HAVE to capture on your wedding day.

Love at First “Look”

Love at First “Look”

It's that heart-stopping moment when you and your sweetie make eye contact and see each other for the first time on your wedding day.

Add a Touch of Vintage!

Add a Touch of Vintage!

Always dreamt of adding a touch of vintage to your wedding, but not sure where to start? Never fear, the vintage chic experts are here!

And POP goes the COLOR!

And POP goes the COLOR!

From pretty nails, gorgeous veils and sparkly heels– say “I Do” to color!

Center(piece) of Attention

Center(piece) of Attention

We know you're looking for unique out of the box centerpiece ideas– sure to be the center of attention.

Cool Color Combos

Cool Color Combos

Here's part two to our favorite wedding color combos.

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

While you could think of 100 things to do for a good cause, you're not quite sure how to incorporate that into your wedding!

APPle of Your Eye

APPle of Your Eye

For the dish on how to use these social media apps at your wedding, read on!

Walking Pretty

Walking Pretty

Check out our top décor finds for an aisle that screams, “Here comes the BRIDE!”

SAVE. THE. DATE.

SAVE. THE. DATE.

We've rounded up some of our top finds for the perfect way to say: save the date!

Will You... Be My Bridesmaid?

Will You... Be My Bridesmaid?

You've begun your journey to find a fun and cute way to say, “Will you be my bridesmaid?”

Hair I Am

Hair I Am

Check out some of our top looks sure to say, “Hair I am!”

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Tanioka's Seafoods & Catering

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Tanioka's Seafoods & Catering

A famous local landmark in Waipahu has launched full force into the wedding scene.

Tips from the Experts... Photo 101

Tips from the Experts... Photo 101

22 of Hawaii's top notch photographers spill their tips and advice...

Show Me the Numbers

Show Me the Numbers

With so many uber cute and creative ideas out there you're sure to have a “Number One” table.

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Beaches & Backyards Catering

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT :: Beaches & Backyards Catering

Get ready to drool, we've got all the juicy, delicious details about Beaches & Backyards Catering.

10 Totally Cool– Something Blues

10 Totally Cool– Something Blues

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something BLUE!

A BRIDE'S GUIDE – VOCAB 101

A BRIDE'S GUIDE – VOCAB 101

We created this bride's guide to help you learn some of those foreign wedding words.

Exceptional Reception

Exceptional Reception

Let you and your new hubby shine with a fun and personal program that will leave your guests speechless and make it absolutely unforgettable!

Top 10 Bride and Groom Exits

Top 10 Bride and Groom Exits

Say goodbye to the rice and hello to these awesome “just married” exit ideas.

Fred+Kate Events Launch Party

Fred+Kate Events Launch Party

You'll be amazed at how they transformed The Wedding Café into four seasons of bridal bliss.

All the Little Details

All the Little Details

Check out some of our detailed photo must haves...

A Step Ahead

A Step Ahead

You'll have a GRAND entrance and we're here to help guide you smoothly down the aisle!

Cake Tasting 101

Cake Tasting 101

Can I have my cake and eat it too? We say, YES!

Happy Hour

Happy Hour

Entertaining your wedding guests is definitely something that should rank on your to-do list.

Personalization At Its Best!

Personalization At Its Best!

Check out our tips on how to personalize YOUR wedding...

Kicks For The Missus

Kicks For The Missus

We've put together a gush-worthy shoe guide for you.

A DIY Bride's Dream Come True

A DIY Bride's Dream Come True

Calling all DIY brides! Your crafty wishes have been answered.

Rehearsal Dinner Q&A

Rehearsal Dinner Q&A

You've got questions galore about the wedding rehearsal dinner and guess what? We're here to answer every single one of them!

Fun for All Ages

Fun for All Ages

You haven't quite decided if you want to have kids at your wedding– Plus, should you decide to say yes to the kiddies, learn how to create a kid-friendly party.

The Perfect Topping

The Perfect Topping

Here's a few of our fave ideas sure to make your cake looks as good as it tastes.

Five Wedding Coordinator Tips

Five Wedding Coordinator Tips

We've asked our wedding coordinator comrades to share their top tips with you to make your wedding day a breeze.

Brides Go Green

Brides Go Green

From tree stump vases and reusable centerpieces to plantable paper, we give it two green thumbs up!

Table for Two

Table for Two

Where will you and your handsome groom sit? Sweetheart table anyone?

Inspired... Themed Wedding Ideas

Inspired... Themed Wedding Ideas

Check out some of the themes we HAD to share below!

Think Outside the Pillow!

Think Outside the Pillow!

We've rounded up some fun ideas to help you decide how your bridal bling will get down the aisle... safely, of course!

Eat, DRINK, Be Married!

Eat, DRINK, Be Married!

Keep on readin' for tips on choosing or creating your very own wedding day libation!

Un-Veiling Veils!

Un-Veiling Veils!

From length to width to colors, we're bringing you the lowdown you'll need.

Real Life Wedding Vows

Real Life Wedding Vows

We've found some UBER CUTE real-life vows for you to witness!

Beat the Heat!

Beat the Heat!

With these “hot” options, keeping your guests “cool” will be a breeze!

Custom Wedding Rings 101

Custom Wedding Rings 101

We got the inside scoops on customizing the perfect bling you'll be ready to show off til death do you part.

Pin It!

Pin It!

Check out our list of bout'iful boutonniere ideas sure to be a perfect match.

Mythbusters :: Bridesmaids Edition

Mythbusters :: Bridesmaids Edition

We've busted the top bridal party myths for you because after all, rules were made to be broken!

TOP SHOTS!

TOP SHOTS!

We've gathered the TOP must-have photos that you should definitely nab on your big day.

Spray This, Spray That!

Spray This, Spray That!

We HEART this super cool idea, here's why...

A Color-full Combo

A Color-full Combo

Mixing and matching can be tough– especially trying to find the perfect color combo for the big day.

All-In-One

All-In-One

Fear not lovely bride, here are four absolutely amazing Oahu venues that are sure to grant your wishes.

Making the Cut

Making the Cut

Deciding who will celebrate your wedding with you is a BIG deal– we're here to help you tame the beast with our expert tricks of the trade!

Toes in the Sand Wedding Ceremony

Toes in the Sand Wedding Ceremony

Whether you grew up surfing or if you're just aiming to escape a chilly season, brides always dream of getting married with their toes in the sand.

Food For Thought

Food For Thought

You selected your venue, chose the perfect theme, found your dream dress and now you're perusing the Food Network to plan your delicious menu.

Gimme Gimme– Cool Gadgets!

Gimme Gimme– Cool Gadgets!

We've rounded up some of the coolest, wedding friendly gadgets sure to make you smile.

A JAR-full of ideas!

A JAR-full of ideas!

We've found some of the cutest ways to rock these mason jars besides keeping your jams and jellies safe.

DIY Card Boxes

DIY Card Boxes

A plain white card box just won't do. Check out some of our fave options, and ooh and ahh away!

Have Your Cake... AND Eat It Too!

Have Your Cake... AND Eat It Too!

For the sweet details on different shapes, drool on!

VIDEO LINGO 101

VIDEO LINGO 101

Learn popular video lingo and soon you'll be talking like the pros... or at least understanding what they mean!

I'm Engaged... Now What?

I'm Engaged... Now What?

You've called your mom, your BFF's, your coworkers, and even made it official on facebook... but now what?

SMILE for the camera!

SMILE for the camera!

With so many talented photographers out there, how do you choose the photographer that's right for you?

Finding Your Magic Number

Finding Your Magic Number

Once you have that magic number, the fun can begin...

Check Me In!

Check Me In!

Introducing, Reception Table 101...

Sign On The Dotted Line

Sign On The Dotted Line

The fine print on obtaining a legal marriage license may seem daunting, but not to fret, we'll share the simple low down and how-to right here.

Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

Take advantage of your ceremony rehearsal to iron out any kinks for a stress free skip down the aisle.

An Exception to the Rule!

An Exception to the Rule!

Not to fear, brides with allergies, rejoice!

Just Desserts

Just Desserts

For the bride who's looking for something unique, you've come to the perfect sweet spot!

Invitation Etiquette

Invitation Etiquette

Let your invitation reflect your personality and style as a couple.

Out-Of-The-Box Bridesmaids Gifts

Out-Of-The-Box Bridesmaids Gifts

Check out our list of creative and unique bridesmaids gifts.

Hair Comes the Bride

Hair Comes the Bride

On your big day, you want a hair style that will look fabulous all day long!

"It Takes the Cake!"

Now that's the icing on the cake!

The Color Code

The Color Code

Did you know that flowers also carry their own string of symbolism and meaning, too?

Thank You Card Q&A

Thank You Card Q&A

You KNEW we'd set you up for success in this department... THANKS GIVING here you come!

Mismatched Bridal Party Attire

Mismatched Bridal Party Attire

Read on for the dish on how to make sure your gal pals look unique and unified!

Bling Insurance

Bling Insurance

Before you pop the champagne, don't forget to protect your sparkly, new “best friend.” Two words: Jewelry Insurance.

What Mom Should Wear

What Mom Should Wear

You want to know the dos and don'ts of momma-wedding-wear, so we're spilling the beans!

Happy Flower Girl 101

Happy Flower Girl 101

Happy flower girl(s), here you come!

Wedding Stationery

Wedding Stationery

Save-the-dates and place cards and thank yous, oh my!

Quite The Handful

Quite The Handful

Check out our list of adorable bouquet alternatives sure to make a statement!

Announcing Mister and Misses– and Spot, too!

Announcing Mister and Misses– and Spot, too!

Your wedding day is the biggest day of your life. It's only natural that you'll want to have your loved ones, two-legged and four-legged, there by your side.

Top 10 Wedding Etiquette Faux Pas

Top 10 Wedding Etiquette Faux Pas

Now it's time for you to say “I do” and you're confident you won't rub anyone the wrong way.

Top 5 Reasons To Do An Engagement Shoot

Top 5 Reasons To Do An Engagement Shoot

Your question... to engagement shoot, or not?

BOOK Mark These Guest BOOK Options!

BOOK Mark These Guest BOOK Options!

We've brought some fun and unique ideas to the “guest book table” for you!

OBSESSION: Salon Glitter

OBSESSION: Salon Glitter

We asked these nail experts to give us the scoop on bridal nails... Salon Glitter style!

Thinking Outside the (Gift) Box

Thinking Outside the (Gift) Box

It's time to think outside the (gift) box and create a registry list that fits your personal style and taste.

Wedding Invite Q & A

Wedding Invite Q & A

Q & A :: My mom and dad got divorced and remarried, how should I phrase my invitation?

Wedding Week Events

Wedding Week Events

The important list of important things you'll want to get done during the week of your wedding.

Warm Welcomes

Warm Welcomes

A few fab ideas to use as inspiration for your welcome baskets for overseas guests!

Inspiration Boards

Inspiration Boards

There are oodles of little things that inspire you for your wedding, but they're scattered here, there, EVERYWHERE... until now! Enter: Inspiration Boards.

Five Photography Tips

Five Photography Tips

To help you ensure your wedding photos are picture perfect, we've gathered five tips from our photographer pals to share with you!

Wedding Planning Timeline

Wedding Planning Timeline

Planning your wedding is a dream come true... and a lot of work! Follow this wedding planning timeline for a smooth skip down the aisle!

Top 10 Must Read Wedding Books

Top 10 Must Read Wedding Books

Tanna's All-Star-Top-10-Must-Read Wedding Books.

Marry Me!

Marry Me!

Officiants are a key element to a wedding, since they make your marriage legit. Find out who can officially ordain your "I Dos."

Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path

Brides LOVE non-traditional venues... Tanna's key caution points and top 10 non-traditional venues!

Pup Friendly Wedding Sites

Pup Friendly Wedding Sites

Pets are an important member of many families. Here's some dog friendly wedding venues for our pet lovers! Woof!

What to do... after you say I DO!

What to do... after you say I DO!

What to do with your gorgeous gown, post-wedding?! TWC's tips on preserving, reselling and enjoying your wedding dress.

Song Choice

Song Choice

Wedding music can set the tone, tug at heartstrings or pump up your party. Song choice suggestions from Hawaii's talented wedding musicians.

The Coolest Wedding Things EVER

The Coolest Wedding Things EVER

Tanna's top 5 most creative, out-of-the-box, COOL wedding things!

Tropical Flowers

Tropical Flowers

Flowers and décor can set the mood for even the simplest ceremony. Let your wedding come alive with the beautiful flowers of the islands!

Tuxes in Hawaii

Tuxes in Hawaii

Tuxedo fitting 411 for Destination Brides. Measurements, perfect timing and a handsome groom... Check!

To Veil or Not to Veil... That Is the Question!

To Veil or Not to Veil... That Is the Question!

For the Bride who wants to scream "I'm the Bride!", Tanna spills how she fell in love with her veil.

Something Old... is Something NEW!

Something Old... is Something NEW!

Beautiful, elegant vintage weddings are a hot trend. Three simple steps on how to style you wedding without making it look... old.

Top 10 Bridal Fitness Tips

Top 10 Bridal Fitness Tips

To go the extra mile, here are 10 stellar fitness tips for brides from fitness expert, Marcia Inoue of Hawaii Fit Body Bootcamp.

Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels

How to keep your stilettos shiny and clean.

Riding in Style

Riding in Style

Transporting your guests from ceremony to reception in style.

Star Struck Celebrity Weddings

Star Struck Celebrity Weddings

Top notch local vendors who can replicate some of the hottest and most glamorous celebrity weddings!

Wedding Day Breakfast

Wedding Day Breakfast

The most important day of your life deserves the most important meal of the day.

Groom's Cake

Groom's Cake

An old tradition that was momentarily lost and has now evolved into a fun slab of sweetness.

Choosing Your Bridal Party

Choosing Your Bridal Party

Tips to help you choose the bridal party that's right for you - when you say "I Do!"

Significance of Something Old, Something New...

Significance of Something Old, Something New...

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue? Check, check, check and CHECK!

The Lei Exchange Ceremony

The Lei Exchange Ceremony

A Hawaiian wedding tradition showing appreciation, love and aloha... the Lei Exchange Ceremony.

Diamond Hunting

Diamond Hunting

More than the "4 Cs" of diamond hunting, we get the low-down on the ever important "S"-- SHAPE.

Best Bridal Party Gifts... Ever!

Best Bridal Party Gifts... Ever!

For your BFFs who will stand by your side when you say "I Do"... Tanna's top 3 picks for the best gifts.

Speak My Language... From One Bride to Another

Speak My Language... From One Bride to Another

A quick list of Bride Codes... BM, FG, MOH and more!

Cake Tips

Cake Tips

Three sweet tips from our wedding cake experts. Drooling allowed!

Sitting Pretty for Your Wedding :: Chairs & Decor

Sitting Pretty for Your Wedding :: Chairs & Decor

Creative brides are having creative weddings and decking out their seating is no exception!

Hawaii Wedding Myths

Hawaii Wedding Myths

Wedding insurance, beach ceremonies, photography copyrights and anniversary cake...four wedding myths answered!

Hawaiian Wedding Cake

Hawaiian Wedding Cake

Let the fragrant fruits of the island inspire you to take your cake from ordinary to extraordinary!

From wedding planning to dress recycling, everything brides wanna know!

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