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bride and groom on Clearwater beach at sunset

Third Time’s A Charm!

For Elissa and Sam, the third time was a charm! This super sweet couple landed on their December wedding date after having to change dates twice during the pandemic. It was so much fun working with them as Elissa did much of the planning and worked hand in hand with our Special Moments Event planning…

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Venue at the Block – Wedding Venue Wednesday

This blog post on The Venue at the Block, our Wedding Venue Wednesday feature this month, will look a little different. Our Special Moments Event Planning team had the pleasure of working there recently. Alexandra and Kelvin’s wedding was spectacular, but it was so recent we don’t even have photos. But, we knew we wanted…

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Jewish bride and groom kissing after their first look

A Clearwater Beach Jewish Wedding

Our Special Moments Event Planning team loves the beauty and tradition of a traditional Jewish wedding. From the loving private family moments that go behind the scenes to the traditions surrounding the wedding ceremony and the fun and touching moments of the reception. Rachel and Samuel’s recent Clearwater Beach was no exception. We love the…

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bride and groom kissing on the Sky Terrace of the Hyatt Regency Clearwater

Can’t Help Falling In Love with the Hyatt Regency Clearwater

“Can’t Help Falling In Love” may have played as Lindsay walked down the aisle. But, it sums up how Lindsay and Joey felt about their Hyatt Regency Clearwater wedding! Like many couples last year, Lindsay and Joey had to deal with date changes, a venue change, and shrinking that guest list to comply with local…

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Two St Pete Beach brides with their wedding party

Wedding Parties and Honor Attendants

If you follow our Special Moments Event Planning blog, you’ll notice that we often use the term Wedding Party rather than Bridal Party. We also use the term Honor Attendant in place of Best Man and Maid (or Matron) of Honor.   Wedding Parties We are seeing more and more couples choosing friends and family…

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Bride and groom outside of the Sandpearl Resort on Clearwater beach

It Was Always You

Spoiler Alert: ‘Always You’ was the beautiful song that Erica walked down the aisle to as she married the love of her life, Ryan. This Sandpearl Resort wedding in shades of pink and champagne was beautiful. But, the love and laughter between this couple stole the show. Erica spent the morning getting ready with her…

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Outisde view of The Rusty Pelican Tampa

Wedding Venue Wednesday: The Rusty Pelican

It’s time for Wedding Venue Wednesday, our Special Moments Event Planning feature showcasing local wedding venues. We love to highlight local venues that are a little out of the way are unique, or offer spectacular value and service. This month’s Wedding Venue Wednesday selection hits all three marks!   The Rusty Pelican The Rusty Pelican  2425…

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colorful wedding bouquets

3 Tips For Wedding Bouquet Preservation

Wedding bouquet preservation is something that has been done for ages. For years people have hung flowers upside down to dry or pressed them in between the pages of a book.  Years ago brides did this quite a bit – DIY was very popular. But, recently, we’ve seen lots of brides interested in having their…

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bride and groom in downtown Tampa

Something Old, Something New, and Everything Fabulous

Something Old, Something New, Fabulous, and fun are the only ways to describe Sherry and George’s unique Tampa Bay wedding. Our Special Moments Event Planning team was hired for Wedding Day Management. It was fantastic to work with so many incredible vendors we know and love and to see this beautiful day come together. Today’s…

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bride and broom exchanging wedding vows iduring their Sandpearl wedding

A Well-Choreographed Wedding

Danielle and Morgan hired our Special Moments Event Planning team for Wedding Day Management services to help choreograph their wedding day. Their day began with photographing their details while they got ready for the special moments to come.   First Look After hair and makeup and getting dressed, it was time for the couple’s first…

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Jewish wedding with a smiling groom

Planning Jewish Weddings

Our Special Moments Event Planning team has had the honor of planning Tampa Bay weddings with amazing Jewish families. We thought it was time to share a little bit of information surrounding Jewish weddings. We know this will be helpful to many families planning their first wedding and for non-Jewish guests who might be attending…

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bride and groom on Clearwater Beach

A Wedding Full of Details

Our Special Moments Event Planning team recently provided Wedding Day Management for Haleigh and Connor’s beautiful Opal Sands Wedding. The day was full of beautiful and personal wedding details. Haleigh looked beautiful in her luxurious, form-fitting lace wedding gown. She chose a modern bridal bouquet filled with white orchids and greenery to compliment her look,…

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