Flower girls used to carry herbs and garlic for good luck, prosperity and to ward off evil spirits.

Wedding Fun Fact Friday

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Historically speaking, brides were certainly fearful of evil spirits crashing the wedding. The flower girls is just one of many measures, turned wedding tradition, taken to protect the wedding from them. At Contagious Events, we believe some wedding traditions are downright silly. Do them if you’d like to, but if it’s out of obligation, the tradition is most likely rooted …

Something Old Something New, Something Borrowed Something Blue

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We love traditions like Something Old Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue! Watching all your single friends line up for the bouquet toss or garter toss, cutting your cake with your new spouse and then feeding them a piece; your day will be composed of many different traditions. The traditions that closely relate to your lifestyle and beliefs are the …

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Wedding Registry Tips: Becoming a Wedding Registry Pro

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There are many large tasks that accompany planning your wedding, from seating charts and guest lists to floral décor and your wedding registry. We’ll be sharing some ideas on all these wedding tasks, but today we want to focus specifically on wedding registry tips. Many wedding planning tasks that seem like small details in the big picture end up taking …

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Understanding Wedding Contracts: The Right of First Refusal

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Wedding contracts are there for your protection, as well as your vendor’s. There is one fine detail that you must be on the lookout for though, as well as fully understand, and that is the right of first refusal. Planning your big day is an exciting and thrilling time. You and your partner are working together to make your dream …

A Guide to Creating Wedding Invitations

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Being surrounded by your loved ones on a day a special as your wedding is truly something to cherish. They are there to support you, wish you well-wishes, and show their love for you. Having your loved ones present as you tie the knot makes for great memories. Creating the perfect invitation for your big day is just as important …

Fun Wedding Fact Friday!

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This tradition isn’t limited to just Denmark. It’s also been seen in Egypt & Russia (ironic), and many places in between. Sometimes it was to confuse evil spirits, and other times it was considered an effort to “lessen the sexual danger.” At Contagious Events, we believe some wedding traditions are downright silly. Do them if you’d like to, but if …