Wedding Guide

Wedding Warrior: 10 Lessons Learned From 10 Best Friends Weddings

Wedding Warrior: 10 Lessons Learned From 10 Best Friends Weddings

by Alyson Komyanek There are many phases in life. There’s the terrible twos, the pimple stage, the partying phase and the chapter in which I’m currently stuck…the wedding phase. I’ve spent the better part of my twenties attending ceremony after ceremony. In fact, in the last 2 years I have watched over 15 of my […]

Calling all Brides for the Largest Bridal Expo of the Year!

Calling all Brides for the Largest Bridal Expo of the Year!

Some call it a “once in a lifetime Bridal experience”, others say it’s the best expo of the season, what ever you call it just know that the Brides have landed and are taking over Philly this Saturday at the Philadelphia Convention Center. The Philly Bridal Expo is not another boring booth stroll through the […]

Photo Recap: Wedding Dress Party

Photo Recap: Wedding Dress Party

While New York celebrated Bridal Fashion Week, Philadelphia had a unique bridal event of its own – The Wedding Dress Party. The bridal dress resale and dress auction took place on Sunday, October 14th at the historic Stotesbury Mansion in Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Pa. Nicole Farmer, a Philadelphia area native and founder of Consigned […]

The Wedding Dress Party

The Wedding Dress Party

Every little girl dreams about her wedding day, and most importantly the gorgeous, breath-taking dress she hopes to wear. With the declining economic climate, many couples have had to downsize their wedding budgets making way for innovative planning techniques and hopes of thrifty shopping finds. Thus The Wedding Dress Party was born; local bride and founder […]

Party Planning Tips for Every Occassion

Party Planning Tips for Every Occassion

So you want to have a party? Whether you are planning a party for 20 or 200, you want it to be perfect – Great food, upbeat music, a fun vibe and beautiful setting! Staying organized and knowing where to turn for help are the two easiest ways of pulling off a memorable event. Listing […]

Advertise in Happening Weddings Guide

Advertise in Happening Weddings Guide

An entire guide devoted to the Brides of Philadelphia. This year Happening Weddings will be bigger than ever, with an entire guide packed with wedding-related articles, contests, photos, and more! Be a part of  Philly Happening’s successful wedding features including contests, spotlights on couples, and vendor spotlights. Deal #1:  Banner Ad Length:  2 months (June/July […]

Photo Credit: Alanna Ralph

Bachelorette Party Planner

Photo Credit: Alanna Ralph Blush Pin-Up Party Finally a Bachelorette Party that every guest will feel great about and enjoy, especcially the groom! Salon Blush in the Fishtown section of Philadelphia offers Pin-Up parties, complete with an entire staff of professionals trained in vintage styling techniques, a shop full of antique props and one amazing photographer, […]

Photo Credit: Nicole Aldridge

Wedding Photography

Photo Credit: Nicole Aldridge NKA Studios There are many details and elements that make one wedding stand apart from another…many of the details that you are probably spending time planning right now! Just as each couple is unique, so are their wedding plans, and we feel that wedding packages should be too! The location and […]

Wedding Hair and Make-Up

Wedding Hair and Make-Up

Salon Blush Salon Blush & Spa will make one of your most important days the most beautiful! Allow them to make you look breathtaking and feel amazing. With a professionally trained staff of stylists, they offer airbrushed MAC cosmetic make-up applications, unique coloring techniques, vintage styling, premium skin treaments, & more. They are the perfect salon to help you with your pre-wedding prep, […]

Wedding Sweets

Wedding Sweets

Swiss Haus Bakery Add a little of the old world to your special day with the Swiss Haus Cakery. Their head chef,Donna, will design the cake of your dreams with care and love. Swiss Haus Bakery bakes the finest cakes, pastries and cookies using century-old European recipes that have been a Philadelphia tradition for over 85 […]