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JamieLynn and Nicholas Married | Deep Cut Gardens | The Gramercy at Lakeside Manor

Jay and Nick got Married!

Ceremony at St Clare’s on Staten Island. Portraits were taken at the always beautiful Deep Cut Gardens.  

Then the raging reception was held at The Gramercy at Lakeside Manor.  

Entertainment by Mike G with Partners in Sound Rocked the House!  

The always talented Bamboo Salon did an amazing job making this already beautiful bride and her girls look as perfect as perfect is.

Flowers and centerpieces done by Eltingville Florist.  

The Gown was a sweetheart strapless princess cut dress, ivory, embellished belt, purchased at the Wedding Salon of Manhassat, the designer was Lazaro, toped off with a Swarvoski Crystal head band and a cathedral veil with appliqués.

 

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Photos by The Bleu Studio featuring Charley Sweet

Planning Your Bridal Shower – Ten Ideas

It’s the traditional bridal shower only with a refreshing spin. Let’s talk some fun bridal shower ideas that you can use:   Cooking classes: Including cooking classes taught by a professional chef as a part of the bridal shower, is a great idea if the bride-to-be is a foodie. It is not only an interesting… Read more >>






How Many Bridesmaids Should I Have?

The tradition of making bridesmaids an integral part of the wedding ceremony came into vogue many years ago. Bridesmaids were to serve as the bride’s trusted accomplices and infantry and keep scorned suitors at bay, when the bride went to the Groom’s community, back in the day. Even in Roman wedding tradition, bridesmaids would dress… Read more >>






Are You Scheduling Enough Time for Your Wedding Photography

Between following up with the wedding caterer and finalizing wedding favors, we know that you’ll have little to no time to chalk out the wedding photography timeline. Of course, that does not mean that you should be sidelining the wedding photography entirely, simply because it’s you big day, and you want to get as much… Read more >>






Is the Garter Bouquet Toss Going Out of Style?

Is the Garter/Bouquet Toss Going Out of Style? What Are Some Alternatives?  It’s about time that we moved on from the age-old bouquet toss tradition, where scared-to-be-spinsters claw at each other with all fierceness, as if this were the very last shot that they had at marriage, for sheer comic relief. Don’t even get us… Read more >>






Trendy Weddings Need Trendy Photographers

Planning a wedding can be a very difficult experience because of the desire of every bride and groom to keep up with trends for the reception, marriage ceremony and more. Should you offer traditional dinner fare, or can you switch it up with vegan and organic options? What kind of decor are others using from… Read more >>