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Wedding Planning Podcast | Your Online Wedding Planner | Free Advice from Engagement to Wedding Day from Kara Lamerato of KVW

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The Wedding Planning Podcast is your go-to source for fresh wedding planning advice, delivered THREE times each week! Need helpful, common sense wedding planning guidance from someone who totally "gets" it? Enjoy helpful wedding planning tips and totally free live Q&A's with Kara Lamerato from Kara's Vineyard Wedding. Send in all of your wedding planning questions to kara@karasvineyardwedding.com, and follow us on social media for Wedding Planning Podcast giveaways, updates & more. Happy planning! Cheers!

The Wedding Planning Podcast is your go-to source for fresh wedding planning advice, delivered THREE times each week! Need helpful, common sense wedding planning guidance from someone who totally "gets" it? Enjoy helpful wedding planning tips and totally free live Q&A's with Kara Lamerato from Kara's Vineyard Wedding. Send in all of your wedding planning questions to kara@karasvineyardwedding.com, and follow us on social media for Wedding Planning Podcast giveaways, updates & more. Happy planning! Cheers!
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The Wedding Planning Podcast is your go-to source for fresh wedding planning advice, delivered THREE times each week! Need helpful, common sense wedding planning guidance from someone who totally "gets" it? Enjoy helpful wedding planning tips and totally free live Q&A's with Kara Lamerato from Kara's Vineyard Wedding. Send in all of your wedding planning questions to kara@karasvineyardwedding.com, and follow us on social media for Wedding Planning Podcast giveaways, updates & more. Happy planning! Cheers!

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Episodes

Wedding Q&A | Alternative Dress Ideas, Inviting Kids, Destination Wedding Etiquette & More!

10/16/2019
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Tune in for 8 wonderful wedding planning questions on all things from dresses, family conflict, children, destination wedding etiquette, and more! Ever feel like your wedding plans have snowballed into a huge mess of overwhelm & anxiety? You're not alone! Tune in for an important lesson on keeping things in perspective - To participate in future Q&A's, follow @weddingplanningpodcast on Instagram - I can't wait to hear from you! WEDDING PLANNING ESSENTIALS | A Step by Step Guide to...

Duration:00:40:11

Wedding Q&A | Unity Ceremony Ideas, Sample Wedding Planning Timelines, Choosing Vendors & More!

10/9/2019
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You've got a ton of wonderful wedding planning questions, and I've got answers! Today we're covering everything from wedding planning timelines, ceremony details, choosing specific vendors, wedding insurance, and so much more. To get in on future wedding Q&A shows, follow @weddingplanningpodcast on Instagram and keep an eye on the "Stories" feature for weekly questions prompts. Links mentioned in today's show: Wedding Planning Essentials | A Step by Step Guide to Planning Your Dream...

Duration:00:39:46

When Trying to Save Money on the Wedding BACKFIRES

10/2/2019
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Today we’re going to chat about when trying to save money on the wedding can totally BACKFIRE. Yikes ... right? Aside of college educations, new homes and new cars, your wedding likely has one of the biggest price tags you’ve ever paid. You’re spending tens of thousands of dollars - of course you’re trying to save money! You’re not out there researching the most expensive venue in your area, or ways to spend more money on your invitations. When a potential photographer or caterer gives...

Duration:00:49:17

Do I Need a Wedding Day of Coordinator?

9/25/2019
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Today let’s sort out some misconceptions and frequently asked questions about wedding planners and day of coordinators. Our goal is to get really clear on the difference between a wedding planner and a day-of coordinator, and to determine whether or not you really need to hire a professional to help you with your wedding plans. When I got married, I thought you had to have a wedding planner. I laugh looking back, because in my mind it was wedding law that to plan anything, you HAD to have...

Duration:00:35:46

Creating Your Wedding Website

9/18/2019
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Friend, this is the ultimate guide to creating your wedding website! Today on the Wedding Planning Podcast, we're going to review: (spoiler alert - there are none!) If you're newly engaged, then creating your wedding website is the perfect place to get started with your wedding plans! Even if you've already got a wedding website up and running, I hope you'll find a creative idea or two in today's show to add to it. Please enjoy these gifts from today's show sponsors! Get started with...

Duration:00:33:30

Wedding Q&A | Ex-Girlfriends, Sweetheart Tables, Wedding "NO's", & More!

9/16/2019
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Your wedding questions, answered in this special Monday bonus show! Last week on Instagram I asked what wedding concerns are on your mind, and was flooded by a ton of your great questions, comments, and future show topic ideas. A huge thank you to everyone who reached out - I absolutely love hearing from you and keep my door wide open. Not-a-secret that I’m already married - I do this show 100% for YOU, so knowing exactly what you want to hear about is ALWAYS a top priority! PS - A...

Duration:00:17:19

Courthouse, Cupcakes & Cocktails | 3 Unique Wedding Celebrations

9/11/2019
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Today we're going to explore 3 unique wedding celebrations that are guaranteed to keep your wedding plans simple & affordable! Teaser - we're going to the courthouse, eating cupcakes, and drinking cocktails - what's not to love? These offbeat wedding reception ideas are perfect for you if you're in the early stages of planning, and you're looking to keep things scaled-back, streamlined, and FUN - without months or years of planning headaches & drama. I also have a handful of your amazing...

Duration:00:31:21

Wedding Q&A | Pregnant MOH's, Last Minute Advice, Backyard Reception Decor Ideas & More!

9/9/2019
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Your wedding questions, answered in this Monday bonus show! Last week on Instagram I asked what wedding concerns are on your mind, and was flooded by a ton of your great questions, comments, and future show topic ideas. A huge thank you to everyone who reached out - I absolutely love hearing from you and keep my door wide open. Not-a-secret that I’m already married - I do this show 100% for YOU, so knowing exactly what you want to hear about is ALWAYS a top priority! To participate in...

Duration:00:24:51

Your Wedding Seating Chart

9/4/2019
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Creating your wedding reception seating chart can become one of wedding planning’s biggest pains. Between crazy family members, divorces, step-parents, hook-up’s gone wrong, introverts, extroverts and lots & lots of alcohol - your seating chart can quickly begin to feel like a jigsaw puzzle from hell. This week on the Wedding Planning Podcast, we’re going to review some easy tips & tactics for designing your reception seating chart. Simple stuff that will ease the pain, and take this task...

Duration:00:44:21

Wedding Venue Q&A + FREE Venue Shopping Checklist!

8/28/2019
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This week on the Wedding Planning Podcast, we’re reviewing an ultimate guide to everything you need to know about finding the perfect wedding venue. You’ll enjoy a thorough wedding venue Q&A, followed by a step-by-step, guided checklist that takes you from: Resources from the show: A helpful Pinterest board can be found here $5 pashminas to keep your guests cozy (affiliate link) If you’re newly engaged & early in the venue shopping phase, be sure to check out the complete blog post at...

Duration:00:42:58

Your Rehearsal Dinner | The Ultimate Guide

8/21/2019
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You’ve done months (maybe even YEARS) of wedding planning & preparation, and the big day is finally almost here! Last stop? Rehearsal dinner. This week we’re reviewing everything you need to know for planning & hosting this extra special night with your family & friends. We cover everything from the ceremony rehearsal itself to practical tips for hosting your loved ones afterwards. DETAILED BLOG POST HERE --> www.weddingplanningpodcast.co/rehearsal Naturally, I have a ton of creative...

Duration:00:30:33

Affordable Wedding Decor Q&A

8/14/2019
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Today’s show is FULL of your questions on wedding day decorations and do it yourself wedding projects that you’re working on. I’m sharing your questions from Instagram, and if you’d like to get in on future Q&A’s, all you need to do is follow @weddingplanningpodast on IG and keep an eye on the “Stories” feature along the top line where I share question prompts each week. You’re also always welcome to contact me directly with a DM, or by visiting wpp.co/contact We're going to start with...

Duration:00:26:26

Affordable Wedding Centerpiece & Flowers

8/7/2019
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Great news - there are lots of workarounds to hiring a professional florist to create towering, elaborate centerpieces for your reception tables. Today we’re going to discuss lots of affordable wedding table decoration ideas. We're also going to review some actionable tips for doing your own wedding day flower bouquets & boutonnieres. It’ll take some extra work on your part, and you may need to simplify things a bit ... but if you’re looking for a spot to save a ton of money, creating fun...

Duration:00:44:05

Setting up a Beer & Wine Bar

7/31/2019
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What’s cocktail hour without … cocktails? Today we’re walking through an ultimate guide to everything you need to know about setting up a beer and wine bar for the wedding reception, rehearsal dinner, or any other event you host. The savings in supplying your own bar are really quite stunning. If your venue will allow you to bring in your own beer, wine, and / or liquor, then I beg you to consider this a top priority. And, as with all the things we’re going to cover - if the thought of...

Duration:00:21:14

DIY Wedding Appetizers

7/24/2019
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The cost of food & drinks can be a huge source of frustration when planning your wedding. I can’t tell you how many messages I get from couples who are utterly horrified by the per person fee for dinner & drinks - and rightfully so! Today we’re going to explore setting up your own appetizer spread, and I think you’ll be blown away by the savings. Stay tuned for my detailed roadmap to menu planning, shopping, and setting it all up. We'll review how much to buy, where to shop, and what you...

Duration:00:42:10

Wedding Q&A | Affordable Reception Decor Ideas, Guests' Dietary Concerns, Invitation "B" List & more!

7/17/2019
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Your wedding questions, answered! Today we’re reviewing affordable wedding decoration ideas, juggling an invitation “B” List, managing guests’ dietary concerns, and more of your wonderful questions. To get in on future Q&A’s, follow @weddingplanningpodcast on IG and shoot me a DM with what’s on your mind! And please don’t be shy … I have an open door, I love to hear from you, and I promise to keep it anonymous when sharing on-air ;) LINKS MENTIONED IN TODAY'S SHOW: My fave tissue paper...

Duration:00:35:27

Creative Wedding Money Savers | Part II

7/10/2019
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Today we’re going to review 5 MORE creative ways to save hundreds, if not thousands of dollars on your wedding. I’m sharing FIVE on my favorite wedding money savers, from flowers, to venue, to decorations & more! I thought it would be really fun and a huge *value bomb* to roll together TEN of my favorite money saving opportunities and share them in two detailed shows. Last week we reviewed the first five, and this week in Part II, there are five more. I’m 100% confident that we can...

Duration:00:18:25

Creative Wedding Money Savers | Part I

7/3/2019
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Today we’re going to review 5 creative ways to save hundreds, if not thousands of dollars on your wedding. I’m sharing FIVE on my favorite wedding money savers, from food, to decorations, to your venue! I thought it would be really fun and a huge *value bomb* to roll together TEN of my favorite money saving opportunities and share them in two detailed shows. This week we’ll review the first five, and don’t go anywhere because next week in Part II, there are five more. I’m 100%...

Duration:00:23:07

Last Minute Wedding Details

6/26/2019
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Join me for a detailed review of some last minute wedding details that you’ll want to stay on top of in the weeks & days leading up to your wedding day! Even if your wedding is still months away, this show is perfect for you to proactively make notes about some of the things you can anticipate in those final weeks before the big day. Thank you to everyone who sent in your questions on Instagram - I’m going to incorporate as many of those as possible into this first part of the show, and in...

Duration:00:49:08

DIY Wedding Favor Tutorial | Gourmet Hand Dipped Pretzel Sticks

6/19/2019
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Delicious & beautiful wedding favors for just $0.50 each??? Yes, please! Today we're hitting the road for a quick shopping trip and meeting in my kitchen for a really fun, affordable & easy wedding DIY project. At the end of today's show, you'll know exactly how to make professional-quality, hand dipped gourmet pretzel sticks to share with your wedding guests, at your bridal shower, or to tuck into thank you gift boxes. Not a "DIY"-type? Forward this episode to your friends & family who...

Duration:00:32:57