Spring - Summer 2011
CONGRATULATIONS! You’re engaged! Big, small, simple or ornate,
you are getting ready to plan probably the biggest, most involved
party of your life and TriadWeddings is here to help every step
of the way! TriadWeddings is packed with resources to the Triad
area’s most reputable wedding vendors, and is filled with
inspiration and information to keep you on track, on budget and
as stress-free as possible while planning your special celebration.
And our step-by-step Wedding Planning Guide (page 92) will guide
you through managing the many details of your one-of-a-kind wedding.
How does a three-night stay at Secrets Silversands Riviera Cancun
in Mexico sound, provided by A Way To Go Travel sound? Vote
for TriadWeddings Best of 2011 Readers Choice Awards and enter
WIN! This glorious trip for two and a chance to have YOUR wedding
featured in TriadWeddings could be yours simply by visiting
our website at www.TriadWeddings.com and voting for your favorite
wedding vendors online. Voting ends June 11, 2011 and the winner
will be announced in our Fall/Winter 2011 issue. Tell your
dads, bridal parties members, friends and other family members
because the more votes, the better your chances of winning.
See page 22 for more details.
This issue of TriadWeddings has hot gift and jewelry ideas for
the bride and groom, and other special members of your wedding
party! You’ll also learn about new trends in bridal parties.
These entertaining ideas will put your party above and beyond the
You’ll also meet local hair and makeup professionals ready
to assist in making you look your very best for your big day! Whether
it’s a soft, romantic look or a dramatic, daring type of
style that you’re seeking, these professionals have the talent
and know-how to help make you the shining beauty you should be
while walking down the aisle to say “I do!” Meet these
pros on page 36.
Sit back, take a deep breathe and get ready to be inspired as
you begin planning your own fairytale wedding. Real Triad area
weddings and our expert tips on catering, photography, invitations,
flowers, cakes and more are sure to make your planning process
enjoyable and smooth.
This joyous occasion is a time to be happy and celebrate, so don’t
let the planning process interfere with the true meaning of what
brought you here to begin with. Best wishes for an extraordinary
Triad wedding and most importantly, a lifetime of happiness!
Publisher/Editor In Chief
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