As a country club that has hosted a countless number of weddings in Bucks County, PA, you can rest assured that we know more than enough about how having a bad hair day is simply not an option for any bride. While many brides are lucky enough to have a hairstylist they can trust to provide them with a gorgeous updo, others may not. Whatever the case, to ensure that you are completely happy with your hair when you and your fiancé say your "I Do’s," here is what you can do: 1. Ask other brides … [Read more...] about How to Make Sure You Don’t Have a Bad Hair Day on Your Wedding Day
Here at Northampton Valley Country Club, we host weddings at our Bucks County, PA-based country club at all times of the year. Although most couples choose to have their weddings in the spring or summer, many choose the fall or winter season. And, you can rest assured that these weddings have been just as breathtaking as the ones we have hosted during the warmer months of the year! The Invitations Most, if not all late-fall and winter weddings are indoors, so they often call for you to … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Winter Wedding Wonderful
These days, there is no doubt that most people spend a lot of their time online. You can shop, make friends and even find love online. But, if you just got engaged, did you know that you can make a wedding website? A wedding website can make life easier for couples in many ways. They can be like a "blog" in the sense that it documents the couple's journey to the altar. A wedding website can also keep guests informed, have important information (like hotels or restaurants in the area for … [Read more...] about Is Creating A Wedding Website Worth It?
If you have either been in or at a wedding, you have probably noticed how the wedding party (the number of groomsmen and bridesmaids) is typically equal. On the other hand, you may have also been to a wedding where there was an uneven party… What is the norm? Is it okay to have an uneven wedding party? Well, the answer is "yes." While having an even wedding party appears to be a tradition, it isn't. In fact, most of the time brides push for it to because they are worried about their … [Read more...] about Is Having An Uneven Wedding Party Okay?
So, you've selected our Bucks County wedding venue as the place to hold your wedding, but you and your fiancé are still unsure of what date you want to choose for the big day. If you're both having a difficult time deciding on what that perfect wedding date should be, here are a few things you should both consider: Symbolic Dates & Moments in Your Relationship Do you remember the day you and your fiancé both met? How about the day you officially became a couple or both said "I love … [Read more...] about Tips to Help You Find the Perfect Wedding Date
If you're having a lavish wedding reception and expect over 100 guests, it's likely that you are planning on having assigned tables. If not, you should probably consider doing so because most people (especially if they don't know everyone) will probably appreciate that you took the time to seat them with people they know! If you are assigning seats, or at least tables for your guests, here are a few tips for you to keep in mind that will make your job easier: Begin Assigning Tables as … [Read more...] about Tips to Help You Seat Guests at Your Wedding Reception
He slipped the ring on your finger two weeks ago, and you have both picked a date for the big day. But, before you take the next steps to choose your dress, meet with a florist, and schedule a wedding cake tasting, etc., it's important that you let all potential wedding guests know that they need to “save-the-date.” What is a save-the-date and why would you consider sending them? In a nutshell, a save-the-date is something that you send to your friends and family members (who will … [Read more...] about What Are Save-the-Dates and Do You Need to Send Them?
Isn't a flower girl simply one of the most adorable parts of any wedding ceremony? These days, some weddings have them and others don't, and there are many reasons why someone may or may not. If you're thinking about whether you do or do not want a flower girl, or simply have a few questions about what having a flower girl entails, you can always reach out to us here at Northampton Valley Country Club. In the meantime, here are answers to some of the most common questions we are asked by couples … [Read more...] about What to Know if You Plan on Having a Flower Girl at Your Wedding
If you didn't know, your wedding invites are one of the most important elements of the planning process because they give guests crucial information. Therefore, this means that they shouldn't be slapped together in just one day. They should be carefully and thoughtfully constructed to help ensure that your guests both RSVP and are informed of any "rules" that you have regarding the dress code and/or bringing children, etc. When should you mail your wedding invitations? Typically, … [Read more...] about When Should You Send Your Wedding Invitations and How Should They Be Addressed?
Did she just answer an enthusiastic "Yes!" to your marriage proposal? Did you just let him slip a 10K white gold diamond engagement ring on your finger? Congratulations, you have just gotten engaged! Now, what's next? Well, it's time to start planning the wedding! But, how far into the future should you plan your wedding? Believe it or not, the answer to this question depends on the venue that you choose, as well as all of the things that you want to do before your wedding (such as have … [Read more...] about How Far In Advance Should You Plan Your Wedding?