Green Wedding Blog

May
29
2015
Harrah's Resort Atlantic City is an eco-friendly wedding destination in New Jers
If you are planning a wedding in Atlantic City, you might not realize how easy it is to book your guests into a green hotel or eco-friendy casino, but there are several properties that have taken significant steps to decrease their footprint on the planet - making it easy for you and your wedding guests to do the same. These Atlantic City accommodations give you great access to the boardwalk, the...
May
28
2015
vintage lace and bead floral bridal headbands
If you love the look of vintage bridal headpieces, headbands and hair combs, and want to go green for your wedding style, you will love the newest bridal accessory vendor in the Green Bride Guide shop. Treats For Tresses is a mother/daughter team based in Charleston SC, making one-of-a-kind bridal headpieces from vintage and upcycled materials. The two scour thrift stores,...
May
27
2015
Order Extra Cheese Wheels Of The Top Tier Cheeses To Make Sure Guests Have Enoug
While wedding cake is still the most popular wedding dessert, the truth is that most adults don't like the reality of wedding cake nearly as much as the idea of it. There is something about those beautiful tiers of frosting bedecked with flowers or fruit that just scream "wedding." If you love the look of a traditional wedding cake, but really prefer the sophisticated and healthier...
May
26
2015
How to plan an eco western wedding
Does the idea of literally saddling up to your loved one on your wedding day thrill you? Are you one of those couples that loves "big sky" country, the look of weathered paint on old barns, and the smell of freshly bailed hay. Is your perfect wedding reception party a hoedown - cowboy boots and all? If so, a dude ranch or Western-themed wedding might be the perfect style for your eco-friendly...
May
22
2015
Wyndham Vacation Resorts in Steamboat Springs, CO
If you love the mountain air and dramatic natural vistas, you should consider having your green wedding in Steamboat Springs, CO. Steamboat is both a fabulous ski town and authentic ranching center. It has a reputation for being more "down home" than glitzy, making it the ideal location for a relaxed wedding weekend with your friends and family any time of year. During the Spring, Summer and Fall...
May
21
2015
rich real floral arrangement with black plates and gold utensils
As “going green,” continues to rise in popularity, it’s no surprise that this is the road that weddings are headed down. I started my company, Cornelia Guest Events in Old Westbury, NY in 2009, and have catered countless special occasions and weddings since that time. Throughout my catering career I have definitely learned a thing or two about "greening up" a wedding. Here are a few simple tips...
May
20
2015
Antique book wedding reception decor
Are you and your fiance bibliophiles (book lovers) - especially of antique books with worn cloth covers and slightly yellowed pages? Perhaps you both majored in English, love to read poetry or are actors with a deep appreciation for Shakespeare. If the written word in black in white print delights your senses, you can easily include antique books and upcycled book pages into your...
May
19
2015
A Roaring 1920s Art Deco Green Wedding In Boston, MA
Alex and Max had a green Art Deco wedding on September 20th in Boston, MA. As two former Green Bride Guide employees, the couple was committed to having a wedding that was as much about them as it was about minimizing its impact on the environment. Here are some of the eco-friendly choices they made: Alden Castle - A Spectacular Green Wedding Venue in Boston Choosing a green venue is an easy way...
May
18
2015
oversized flower crown of peonies
If you love the natural bohemian wedding look, nothing tops an over-the-top flower crown accessory. Whether you make one yourself, work with your florist to craft something unique with seasonal blooms, or buy a floral crown online, creating a halo of flowers around your head is an awesome way to green your wedding style. If you are looking for some inspiration, this flower crown photo...
May
15
2015
The fairmont is the perfect place to have a green wedding in washington dc
If you are planning to have a green wedding in Washington, DC or the surrounding area, a great way to decrease the environmental impact of your event is to have your guests stay at one of the green hotels in the District. These Washington-based accommodations have taken significant steps to reduce their impact on the planet and have qualified for one of the TripAdvisor GreenLeaders...