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What Are The Best Months in NYC to Get Married?

What Are The Best Months in NYC to Get Married?

This may come as a surprise to you but summer is one of the least popular times in NYC and the Northeast to get married. While we all imagine summer weddings to be by the sea with a gentle breeze and beautiful flowers, the reality is that temperatures can reach...

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When Should I Hire a Wedding Planner?

When Should I Hire a Wedding Planner?

You just got engaged and imagined you’d be floating on cloud nine but instead are an anxious mess. All of your friends and family keep asking you if you’ve set a date and providing unsolicited advice and preferences. Unfortunately, for many couples this is their...

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Partial Service Wedding Planning NYC: A Guide

You've got the dress, the venue and maybe a few of the major details of your day but you are finding yourself overwhelmed with the details and tying everything into a nice and cohesive look. That is where a wedding planner who offers partial planning becomes your...

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The Green Building Boho Chic Autumn Wedding

The Green Building Boho Chic Autumn Wedding

Georgina & Rob's early autumn wedding in Gowanus, Brooklyn was the epitome of Boho Chic. Their gorgeous ceremony and reception site at The Green Building was stunning,  With the use of simple floral accents,  tropical greenery, amber hued candle light and fabric...

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Pioneer Works Rustic Styled Shoot

Pioneer Works Rustic Styled Shoot

Last May, some of my favorite vendors and I collaborated on a gorgeous styled shoot at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Their beautiful on site garden is absolutely inspiring and  full of vintage decor, gorgeous shrubs, trees and flowers.   I decided on a simple...

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Why You Should Have an Unplugged Ceremony

A photo of an unplugged ceremony in England. First off, what is an unplugged ceremony? It is when a couple consciously decides to have all guests refrain from taking photos using their phones, cameras, tablets, or any other device.Why do couples have unplugged...

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Alison Semmler is a NYC native who is obsessed with travel, interior design, foreign foods and French varietals. She is a professional wedding planner and the owner of Lifestyle Maven Events. Alison lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two chubby rescue cats. She is also an Emoji enthusiast.

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