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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

Creative Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding | 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 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding | 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

Wedding Favor How-To | 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

Your Wedding Questions, Answered!

6/12/2019
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What's a good starting point for our wedding plans? What should we do first? What dress code would be best for our guests? Mixed gender bridal party tips? Invitations, transportation, "DIY" catering? Today we're reviewing your wonderful wedding questions in a fun, casual & value-packed Q&A! To submit your wedding questions & ideas for future shows, shoot me a DM on Instagram --> @weddingplanningpodcast A very special thank you to today's show...

Duration:00:31:58

Wedding Troubleshooting | Challenging Family Situations

6/5/2019
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I mentioned on Instagram last week that wedding troubleshooting is one of my super powers, and you really put me to the test with your questions on managing difficult family dynamics during your engagement. Today we’re going to power through a candid conversation on dealing with your most challenging family issues surrounding the wedding. Managing your relationships with your family during your engagement can be incredibly challenging. From misunderstandings & miscommunications with Mom,...

Duration:00:46:41

Your Bridesmaids | Gifts, Dresses, Accessories & More!

5/29/2019
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Fun proposal ideas, what everyone will wear, and easy & affordable gift ideas! ​Today we’re going to flow through a detailed conversation about your bridesmaids, focusing on f​un bridesmaid proposal ideas, what everyone will wear, and some easy & affordable gift ideas!​ For a full shopping list & blog post on the bridesmaid gift boxes I mentioned in today's show, visit: www.weddingplanningpodcast.co/bridesmaid-proposal-... I open the show with a public service announcement about being...

Duration:00:30:14

Tipping Your Wedding Vendors $$$

5/27/2019
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Confused about tipping your wedding vendors? Who gets a tip? How much? And when is it included in the bill? We’re going to uncover the truth about wedding vendor tips, today on the Wedding Planning Podcast! A huge thank you to today's show sponsor, Generation Tux! Visit www.generationtux.com/wedplanning and use promo code WEDPLANNING for 10% off your wedding party

Duration:00:24:16

Wedding "Friend-ors" | Guidelines for Working w/ Friends

5/22/2019
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You've got friends. And you’ve got wedding vendors. What happens when you mix the two? You’ve got a "friend-or". Today we’re going to review SIX important guidelines for working with your friends and/or family members who are offering their talents for the wedding. Your cousin bakes cakes. Your neighbor is a photographer. Your co-worker plans weddings on the side. Your roommate from college is a DJ. So, should you rely on their services for your wedding? Maybe. There are some key...

Duration:00:33:13

Wedding Planning Podcast BONUS | Your questions, answered!

5/20/2019
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Your wedding planning questions, answered! Join me in this valuable Wedding Planning Podcast BONUS episode to talk through 6 of your wedding questions, on everything from honeymoons, to decorations, to family & money. Some important links & resources we reviewed in today's show ... www.generationtux.comWEDPLANNINGsusan@susanstravelservices.comcan be found herewww.weddingplanningpodcast.co/decorwww.weddingplanningpodcast.co/vault And last but not least, past episodes mentioned ... Wedding...

Duration:00:29:28

Honeymoon Planning Essentials

5/15/2019
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Honeymoon planning can easily get lost in the shuffle of wedding planning (aka organizing A MILLION other things). Whether you're looking to spend days or weeks, a hundred dollars of $10,000, we're going to cover it all - Today I'm sharing some honeymoon planning essentials that you can use to get started designing the trip of a lifetime. We’re going to review: Creative AND affordable honeymoon ideas,When to go on your honeymoon (right after the wedding vs. wait),Clever ways to fund your...

Duration:00:27:15

Long Distance Wedding Planning + Q&A's

5/8/2019
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Planning a wedding, bridal shower, or bachelorette party in another city comes with some challenges. Today we're walking through some ways to set yourself up for success if you're planning from a different city, state, or even country. You also sent in some great questions this past week on wedding day dress code, bridal shower gifts, decor, & more that we'll review in the second half of the show. GIVEAWAY! Tune in for details on how you can claim a totally free Wedding Planning Podcast...

Duration:00:27:48

Wedding Planning with Your Fiance

5/6/2019
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Today we're joined by a very special guest! Join my husband John in a valuable conversation about ways to involve your fiance in the wedding plans. We share ways we divided & conquered wedding planning tasks between the two of us, such as gifts, cakes, flowers, venue, music, & more. John also shares insightful advice for communicating with your fiance from a guy's point of view - something we don't get a lot of on the show. This is a great episode to share with your fiance, and I hope you...

Duration:00:23:45

Wedding Etiquette Rules You Can Kiss GOODBYE

5/1/2019
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Are you drowning in wedding "etiquette" and "rules"? Everyone has an opinion on invitation wording, cash bars, inviting kids, and what traditions absolutely SHOULD be included in the wedding day. Today, let’s take a step back, and reframe things. I appreciate that you’re listening from all different backgrounds, regions, & cultures. What is the norm in NYC may be entirely opposite in Charleston, and unheard of in Los Angeles. Part of the inspiration for today’s episode is my husband and...

Duration:00:31:31

Wedding Dress Q&A

4/24/2019
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Your wedding dress questions, answered! From vintage dress shopping tips, to saving $$ on your alterations, to inviting your future mother-in-law - take full tour of everything you need to know before you hit the boutiques with your bridal posse and say YES to the dress. To submit questions for future Q&A shows, follow @weddingplanningpodcast on Instagram, and keep an eye on the "stories" area - or simply shoot me a DM, I'd love to hear from you ;) Today's show is sponsored by our dear...

Duration:00:34:29

Wedding Photography | Behind-the Scenes PART II

4/17/2019
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Come behind-the-scenes with Sasha Wasio, an incredibly talented wedding photographer in Part II of this special 2-part series of the Wedding Planning Podcast! Today Sasha and I cover: A special thank you to today's show sponsor! The Big Fake Wedding is the ultimate wedding experience: appearing in 30 cities across the country, you can be a guest at a perfectly planned “fake wedding” . You’ll see a carefully selected team of wedding vendors in action, meet them in person, AND experience...

Duration:00:23:48

Wedding Photography | Behind-the-Scenes w/ an Expert

4/10/2019
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Come behind-the-scenes with Sasha Wasio, an incredibly talented professional wedding photographer in this special 2-part episode! Sasha and I cover everything you need to know about hiring a wedding photographer in this candid, thorough & friendly conversation. Sasha shares her expertise on non-negotiable questions to ask potential photographers, keeping your expectations HIGH, the importance of scheduling an engagement shoot, and so much more. We'll be back next week with Part II of our...

Duration:00:22:21

Wedding Day Fashion for the Groom & Groomsmen

4/8/2019
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Wedding day fashion for the groom & groomsmen goes way beyond the traditional tuxedo. Today we're going to explore some of the more casual and creative attire options for the guys! When I got married back in 2010, my recollection is that tuxedos were the standard fare. It feels like men's wedding day fashion has gotten much more relaxed & casual - in a really good way - over the past few years. Let’s take this opportunity to review some options, pricing & tips to save yourselves time,...

Duration:00:22:05

Bridal Shower & Wedding Showers | The Ultimate Guide

4/3/2019
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We’re a long ways away from the inception of the bridal shower, when women historically gathered to shower the bride with gifts for her new home. How you celebrate your shower is entirely up to you, and can go way outside the bounds of tradition - in today's episode, we're giving the old-school bridal shower some creative, modern twists. I realize that in many cases you don’t plan your own shower, so please feel free to forward this episode along to anyone who's helping you with the...

Duration:00:25:04

Managing Wedding Planning Overwhelm

3/27/2019
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The struggle is real. Wedding planning can be really fun, really exciting, and ... REALLY overwhelming. Today I have 3 strategies to share for conquering wedding planning overwhelm. All the tools we cover are totally free, and I hope they will help you feel calm, cool & collected about your wedding day plans! We reviewed ... Fun & effective ways to use Pinterest to organize your ideas,A really easy-to-use task management system that's available at www.asana.comAnd lastly, signing up for...

Duration:00:28:07