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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

Price Per Slice

How Much Does a Wedding Cake Cost? How much does a wedding cake cost? What about a dessert buffet or a groom's cake? Do I really need a five tier wedding cake? Like everything else, the cost of your wedding cake depends on your guest count. Professional wedding cake bakeries in the Triangle Area are… READ MORE

The Big Cake Blog

Shop Local: Beautiful Delicious Wedding Cakes in Raleigh and Durham, NC No great meal is quite complete without a sweet finale. Give your wedding guests something to dance about – dessert! We’re here to introduce you to the world of wedding cakes in Raleigh and Durham, NC. Meet some of the best bakers in the… READ MORE

Not Your Average Wedding Photo Shoot

Alternative Wedding Photo Shoot Ideas Wedding photos do not have to start and end on your wedding day. It’s a given that you’ll be hiring a photographer for your wedding day. Consider adding a few extra shoots to document to this beautiful chapter of your life. Here are some extra-fun wedding photo shoot ideas to… READ MORE

Say “Yes” to the Suit

Groom Wedding Attire Guide, Everything You Need to Know   It’s time to talk fashion. And for once, we’re not talking about wedding dresses! Below are our top tips on everything suits and tuxedos. Get the scoop on the latest trends in men’s formalwear. We hope our groom wedding attire guide will leave you feeling informed… READ MORE

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