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Don't Forget to Plan Your Marriage By Jenna Parks, Publisher of Heart of NC Weddings  Everyone shows up to their wedding day with love in their hearts and a desire for success – so what takes couples from that, to a lifelong marriage?  Our entire lives, we are taught that love is about “finding the… READ MORE

What’s Up With Wedding Bands?

A Diamond Expert’s Guide to: Choosing Your Perfect Wedding Band Finding the perfect wedding band can be overwhelming. There are so many beautiful styles to choose from! You want a wedding band that complements your engagement ring and matches your personality. Do you want to make a statement, too? Diamonds Direct has created the ultimate… READ MORE

Summer Travel Guide

10 of the Best Wedding Destinations and Vacation Spots in NC  Whether you prefer vacationing in the mountains or at the beach, North Carolina has the best of both worlds. It’s time to break free from weeks of stay-at-home orders and months of quarantining with family. Treat yourself to a much-needed vacation at one of… READ MORE

Plan Your Honeymoon in NC

Turn Your International Honeymoon Into a Local Mini-Moon Vacation to Avoid COVID-19 The mini-moon trend is on the rise amongst millennial couples. What is a mini-moon? An abbreviated version of the traditional honeymoon. The mini-moon is an extended weekend spent at a nearby destination. Weddings are physically and mentally exhausting. Mini-moons offer newlyweds a chance… READ MORE

30 Wedding Gift Ideas

The Go-to Guide for Wedding Gift Ideas – From Bridesmaids Gifts to Vendor Gifts  Q: Who should be included on my wedding gift list?  A: Gift giving is an extension of Southern hospitality. It’s a nice touch to leave a welcome bag with some local and personal touches for each guest who is traveling from… READ MORE

Wedding Deals You Don’t Want to Miss

Special Deals for Small Weddings and Elopement Packages Our NC Vendors are Offering During COVID-19 Whether you are recently engaged or adjusting your wedding plans due to COVID-19, don’t miss out on the deals local, NC wedding vendors are offering. Weddings are not “one size fits all”. For some couples, the time and stress that… READ MORE

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