The Cincinnati Affiliate of the Association of Bridal Consultants is producing A Dress to Remember to benefit the Breast Cancer Recovery Foundation. Dresses That Heal, Inc. will be conducting a silent auction of donated designer gowns, along with other wedding related items, to help send a local breast cancer survivor to a four day retreat to help with the healing process. Enjoy an afternoon of Hors D'oeuvres and Wine, highlighted with a silent auction of designer bridal gowns and design tabletop competition. The cost is a $30 donation and you can register online at Your Dream Day or pay at the door. The fundraiser is taking place on February 22nd from 2-6p.m. at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center located at 44 E 6th Street in downtown Cincinnati.
"I've done all my own planning and want a "day-of" coordinator but can't find one who will show up on the wedding day only ! Why?" There's probably a lot of confusion amongst engaged couples because of the term "day-of" coordinator. If you end up speaking to someone who says they will only show up on the wedding day and save you lots of money because of it, please stay clear of them! Many wedding planners may label their coordination as "day-of" wedding coordination, but there is far more involved than just showing up on the wedding day when it comes to a professional wedding planner who knows what she/he is doing. Photo Credit: Estes Images Here are some reasons why a wedding coordinator shouldn't show up only on the wedding day: Many planners begin their coordination services 4-8 weeks out because many venues request the wedding day timeline one month prior. A 1 1/2 to 2 hour timeline meeting typically kicks off