As July begins, so does the wedding season. Planning a wedding can be one of the most stressful experiences an adult couple goes through (right Bridezillas?), why wouldn’t you want to make it as easy as possible? The Core has put together a simple, from start to finish, wedding guide with all the essentials, including caterers, venues and much much more. Peruse the guide and let us know if you have any other suggestions or to share your planning experiences!
– Venues –
Penhouse on 5th
This venue’s stunning panoramic views of New York City are what makes it a particularly special place to have your wedding reception. Its oakwood interiors prevent it from being another generic wedding venue and give it an intimate feel.
Capacity – 200 dancing and dancing, 250 cocktail reception. For more information check out their website.
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers
The lighthouse’s beautiful waterfront views allow for a different setting to the traditional skyscraper New York wedding. Overlooking the Hudson River, the venue also has a terrace where guests can wander outside or even have cocktails on the riverfront.
Capacity – the whole venue can hold up to 1,000 people, the terrace can have 220. For more information visit their website.
– Flowers –
Flowers are one of the most important accents to a wedding, from the bouquet to the centrepieces, you need an amazing florist. FluersBELLA, located in the heart of New York city, can tend to all your floral needs.
– Caterers –
Some venues will come with caterers or will recommend vendors they typically use. If this isn’t the case then you should look no further and choose Mazzone Catering. Whether you are planning a high end, formal dinner for your wedding or something very casual Mazzone can cater to your tastes. They have fine dining options but also offer an array of barbecue.
See website for more information.
– Registry –
Better Ever After
Not interested in the traditional registry and receiving dozens of monogram toasters? Then we have the perfect alternative for you. Better Ever After is an online registry where your wedding guests can browse an array of activities for couples to do together. They include activities like hiking, cooking classes and massages.
Check out there website for more informations and to start your registry.
Hopefully these suggestions will help you plan your big day and alleviate some of the stress. Happy planning!
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