Business Spotlight – Clemente Gomez

We had the opportunity to speak to a very talented local New York weddings and events photographer Clemente Gomez. Get to know your local New York photographers with us. Hey Clemente, can you tell our readers a bit about yourself, where you’re from and the kind of work you do? »

How to be ready for your engagement photo shoot?

The engagement photo shoot is the perfect opportunity to have some memories not only with your loved one but with the people in your bridal party, those people that you cherish and keep close in your lives. If you use the same photography for your engagement shoot as you would »

Wedding Planning Timeline

Congratulations, you’re engaged! Now the daunting task begins, the planning of a wedding timeline. All is not lost. We have put together some tips and hacks for you to build a perfect wedding timeline. It’s as simple as 1 – 2 – 3.   Set a date. Keep in mind »

50 Important Questions to Ask Your Photographer

Availability Is my date available? How far in advance do I need to book with you? Will you be the one shooting my wedding? Will you have any assistants with you on the special day? What is the backup plan if you are unable to shoot my event for an »

All You Need to Know About Wedding Cake Delivery

Deliveries cost money for a reason There’s a cost in gas, time, and wear and tear. It takes time to plan, prepare, pack, organize what you need to take, drive the cake to its destination, set up the cake and take pictures. The longer the distance of the drive, the »

Ordering Custom Wedding Cake Tips You Need to Know Now

Order cake 6-8 months prior to “The Day” Vendors may book up fast for popular dates, especially during peak season such as wedding season, so it is best to order the cake at least 6-8 months prior to the delivery date. Smaller shops may need to be booked even earlier »

Wedding Cake for Summer or Outdoors Tips You Need to Learn Now

Display cake inside or in an air-conditioned tent Whatever cake you decide to go with, take extra precaution by displaying the cake indoors where it’s cooler or in an air-conditioned tent. If you can’t do either, then at least put the cake under a canopy for shade. Indoor temperature should »

Quick Tips for Wedding Cake Tastings

Research vendors The first step in planning your wedding cake tasting is to research vendors. Ask friends for their favorites or recommendations. Read reviews on Phivi. Think about cakes you’ve enjoyed in the past and see which vendors can make them and can make them well. Narrow down vendor options »

Simple Guidance For You In Maximizing Your Wedding Cake Budget

Basic flavors Generally speaking, the more complicated the flavor, the bigger the price tag. With that said, some couples have a favorite flavor in mind and would like to stick to it. If that’s the case, then have the baker make the larger tiers with a basic flavor such as »

Do we need an MC?

What Does an MC Do? Makes bridal party introductions Announces special dances such as the first dance, mother-son dance and father-daughter dance Announces the maid-of-honor and best-man speeches Announces the cake cutting ceremony Coordinates the bouquet toss Gets people to go on dance floor Gathers family and bridal party for »