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Take Me Away

“Here comes the bride” comes with much planning, effort and time to perfect the special day, so it’s no wonder that a honeymoon is much deserved as a newlywed couple.

Creative Minds

It all started when Kymberly Andren, owner of Motor City Vintage Rentals, bought her first 1949 Packard in 2011. She dreamed of bringing it back to the Packard Plant on East Grand Boulevard where it was built.

On a Roll

Diana Mankowski and Matt Venderby took a step outside the box — or rather, a step into the rink — when they were wed at the 15th District Court in Ann Arbor in April. They discussed marriage throughout their long-term...

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Wedding Essentials

You can't get much more idyllic than a wedding ceremony held underneath a willow tree, overlooking a pond, a scenic vineyard, with a charming New England-style barn with wall-to-wall glass doors that provide a wonderful view of the surrounding landscape.

Fashion Forward

For LUXE Event Linen owners Colleen Galacz and Crystal Watkins, creating a gorgeous wedding tablescape is akin to creating the perfect outfit. Before co-founding their Troy-based, upscale event rental company, Galacz and Watkins both earned degrees...

Advance Notice

The date is set, your venue is booked, and the guest list is complete. Do you need to send guests a save-the-date for your wedding? The answer depends on a few factors, says Tifany Wunschl, owner and lead designer of Gourmet Invitations.

Bite Size

Keeping your guests happy during cocktail hour is simple — serve a delectable selection of small plates that are big on flavor. From spicy tuna tartar with wasabi aioli to savory butternut squash mini tarts...

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