Bridal Make-Up Do’s & Don’ts

Photo courtesy of Judy Park Photography

It’s your big day, the planning process has finally been implemented and completed, and you’re ready to exchange some vows and become a Mrs…FINALLY! The last thing you want to do before you walk down the aisle, is make sure your face looks just as beautiful as that thousand dollar dress you have on! In addition, most likely you’re paying top dollar for a professional photographer, so ladies, do yourself a favor, […]

Virtue Bridal Beauty Bar

 

Apart of your planning process is creating a signature look for you and your bridesmaids on your special day. It’s important to take the time prior to your wedding day to design exactly how you want to look and which make-up you want to use. We will be hosting the first of multiple events for Brides and their bridal party to get a master class from the makeup experts at MAC in Nordstrom at Southpoint.

 

Seats are limited, so register quickly!

If […]

Bridal Party Brilliance

Photo courtesy of Doug Palme Photography

Today is all about you, your fiancé knows this, your parents know this, and so do your friends…but ladies, let’s be serious, what would your special day be like without those special girlfriends of yours that have been your shoulder to cry on when you’ve hit rock bottom, your partners in crime when you were living life on the edge, and your first 5 phone calls made 5 minutes after you’ve gotten proposed to…? […]

Escort Card and Seating Chart Funk!

We have already had several conversations about how I like to use unconventional elements in my event design to spark the conversation amongst your guests. Well we have been surfing the internet again and we ran across some pictures of the funkiest and most creative escort cards and seating charts that caught our attention. Check these out…..

Photo courtesy of Wedding Gawker

 

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Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

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Organizing R.S.V.P’s

 

Get Organized!

Keeping organized when there are RSVP’s flooding your mailbox can be extremely overwhelming. That’s why there are 5 easy, affordable, and practical ways to keep track without having a heart attack!

1.  Create An Excel Spreadsheet:

Before even sending out your invites, create a spreadsheet!  You are going to label each column accordingly: Name of Guest, Address, # in Party, Yes, No, Unknown, Meal and Gift.  When the RSVP’s start coming, all you have to do is start plugging! It’s as […]

Ten Tips for Smooth Wedding Day Photography

One: Build in extra time for pre-ceremony preparations.

Ask any officiant for the most common reason weddings start late and I’ll guarantee you he or she will answer with one word hair. I’ve seen it happen many times myself: the hair appointment takes longer than anticipated. If your stylist says it will take one hour to do your hair, allow for an hour and a half. Same thing for nails and make-up. Get it done early! Hair can be re-pinned, make-up […]

Delegate to Your Wedding Party

 

Have you ever wondered what a bridal party is responsible for? We often hear about the MOH (maid of honor) and FOB (father of the bride) or the BM (best man) but after that what are the other members of the bridal party suppose to be doing, definitely not sucking up the food and boos. Before you select your wedding party, read this blog and start delegating wedding tasks to your wedding party.

Maid / Matron of Honor

Brides usually choose a […]

Virtue “Rockstar” Internship Program

 

Announcing our 2013-2014  Event Internship Program

Job Description:

Spring/Summer 2013 “Rockstar” Event Interns

Fall/ Spring 2014 “Rockstar” Event Interns

Summary of Primary Job Functions:

This is a hands on, hit-the-ground running internship- perfect for someone who seeks a challenging and rewarding event planning and marketing opportunity and is eager to learn. The successful candidate will learn event planning best practices, event design, research, marketing, business and sales training for the Raleigh- Durham territory for Virtue Event Planning & Consulting, Inc.

This position can be virtual and […]

Are you following us on Pinterest?

Hey Guys,

Are you following us on Pinterest? I recently starting using this social media site to pin event design ideas, and wedding themes that I may integrate in my events. If you haven’t joined yet, you must join to see where we pull some of our creative ideas from.I will warn you it’s totally addicting!

It doesn’t take too much thought to design your own custom event. You just have to find out pictures and illustrations of what you like and […]