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Create a wedding website cash registry using Dwolla buttons

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Original Photo by JD Hancock, shared under CC

Each week, we get a ton of questions about how to integrate a cash registry onto your Glö wedding website like Fenella and Stuart did on the Wedding Gifts page of their wedsite. Cash registries are fun because you can get as creative or simple as you’d like. Fenella and Stuart used Paypal buttons that allowed their guests to contribute cash gifts to different “funds,”…

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Real Glö-bies

Temi and Segun’s Modernly Traditional African Wedding

nigerian maryland wedding couple Photos by: Alakija Studios

The Glö-Couple (tell us a fun fact about each of you):

Temi, Event Planner & Chef (my idea of a fun Saturday is snuggled on the sofa reading) &
Segun, Sports Director at the Special Olympics (HIS idea of a fun Saturday is going for a 10mile run…this does not compute!)

Celebration Date & Location:

Traditional Engagement Ceremony
May 25, 2014
Ruby Gardens Event Centre
Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria

Wedding Ceremony and Reception…

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4 ways to go paperless for your wedding

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A wedding should be a day that every couple about to say “I do” anticipates with hope and happiness, and remembers fondly forever.

As anyone with experience will tell you, though, planning the perfect celebration for this special day is hardly a piece of fondant cake. Even thinking about the preparation, logistics, and yes—finances of hosting a dream wedding has been known to make even the most savvy party hosts reach for a glass of wine.

Glöbies will agree that…

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How to prevent your ex from crashing your wedding

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Imagine this: One night, after taste-testing a few signature wedding cocktail recipes, you drift into a blissful dream on the sofa. It’s your wedding day, you’re standing in front of all your favorite people in the world holding hands with your beloved (who’s completely naked, but who cares. It’s your dream and *you* look amazing!) The officiant speaks those timeless words, “Is there anyone present who sees a reason why these two should not be joined…” and you wonder why they even bother…

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Wedding Invitation Wording – The “Host” Line

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When it comes to crafting the perfect wedding invitation wording, creating a “host” section that pleases everyone can be tricky. The host line traditionally indicates who contributed to the celebration’s planning and finances. Today, more and more couples are both planning and paying for a good chunk of their wedding celebration. Because of this, we are seeing more and more invitations where the couple is inviting their guests to join them for the wedding festivities. We also see the classy, but simple…

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Wedding Invitation Wording: Addressing Modern Envelopes

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This is the fourth in a multi-part series. We hope you find the advice in this series helpful as you navigate the world of Save the Date notices, wedding invitations, and wedding websites!

Time truly seems fly as your big day approaches and event plans take shape. Now that you’ve chosen an invitation design, crafted the perfect wedding invitation wording, and finalized your guestlist, it’s time to send those invites out to guests!

Figuring out what to…

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Wedding Invitation Wording: What to say

This is the third in a multi-part series. We hope you find the advice in this series helpful as you navigate the world of Save the Date cards, wedding invitations, and wedding websites!

The time to finalize RSVP wording and send out wedding invitations is fast approaching – eek! Although you’ve likely sent Save the Date cards, giving your guests plenty of notice on the final wedding details helps them to cement their plans. If any of your are traveling to your wedding, they may need extra time…

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Wedding RSVP Wording: What should I ask my guests?

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This is the second in a multi-part series. We hope you find the advice in this series helpful as you navigate the world of save the date notices, wedding invitations, wedding RSVPs and wedding websites!

Wedding invitation wording and RSVP wording are certainly steeped in tradition, but they have evolved into a flexible art, much like wedding Save the Dates. How you phrase your invitation and RSVP questions should convey the same amount of…

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5 Tips For Getting Guests to RSVP to Your Wedding Invite

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You’ve heard the horror stories. Collecting wedding RSVPs from your guests can be painful, but it doesn’t need to be! Traditionally, the RSVP process has started when the wedding invitations go out in the mail and you then wait…wait…and wait for the RSVP cards to be returned. In today’s world, you also have the option to collect wedding RSVPs online, which can be faster and less stressful.

Whether you go old school or adopt a modern-minded approach, here are some top tips on…

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