Outdoor Wedding Blog

Outdoor Wedding Blog: Ideas, news, tips and resources for brides and grooms planning outdoor weddings, from Kim Knox Beckius, author of "The Everything Outdoor Wedding Book." Visit Kim's Outdoor Wedding Web Site: outdoorweddingguide.com

Saturday, March 19, 2005

Parasols: A Perfect Outdoor Wedding Accent

Parasols are making a fashion comeback says writer Roxann Moore in this
article that appeared in the "Delaware Beachcomber." Parasols are showing up, in particular, at outdoor weddings, where they can serve as both a colorful and practical accessory, shielding the bride and bridesmaids from the sun. If you're feeling ambitious, you can make your own parasol using the parasol pattern sold online by costume maker Shooting Star Enterprises, which made the parasols for the movie, "Cold Mountain."

Monday, March 14, 2005

America's Only Floating Wedding Chapel

Beach weddings are the most popular form of outdoor weddings. If you love the water but want to do something a bit different, here is your answer. Clearwater, Florida-based Weddings on Water claims America's only floating wedding chapel. Request their free brochure online or by calling toll free, 866 466-0969.

Sunday, March 13, 2005

Cute Flip Flops for Beach Brides (Grooms, too!)

I was flipping through the new catalog from The Lakeside Collection yesterday on the train to New York City, when I stumbled upon a cute item for beach brides and grooms. These Flip Flops--white for her and black for him--leave imprints in the sand that say, "Just Married." At just $6.95 per pair, they're an affordable and cute novelty to wear after your ceremony or on your honeymoon. Order online, or request your free catalog from The Lakeside Collection via this form.