All posts by bridal-admin

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    ReGina & John Scott Port – December 28, 2013

    This gorgeous Winter wonderland wedding featured a beautiful dusting of snow on the ground right after Christmas.   The Bridesmaids wore short black dresses of their choice and accented with red shoes. The groom’s family owns Clarion...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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    Insider’s guide to choosing the right photographer

    The Insider’s Guide to Choosing a Wedding Photographer TIPS & TRICKS Choosing a wedding photographer is hard enough but imagine choosing a wedding photographer as a fellow photographer! Photographers oscillate between being the best and worst clients...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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    Kristin & Tyler Obenrader- August 24, 2013 – Lucinda, PA

    Another beautiful summer wedding submitted by Betsy Carroll Photography (www.betsycarrollphotography.com).  This bride and groom had a HUGE wedding party with 12 bridesmaids, 10 groomsmen, 1 flower girl, 1 ring bearer!!! The bright vibrant orange and yellow was used...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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    Corinne and Randy Miller: October 12, 2013

    Special thank you to our friend  Betsy Carroll Photography (www.betsycarrollphotography.com) for sharing these beautiful fall wedding photos!  This wedding was classy, elegant and had the perfect pop of color to compliment the gorgeous wedding day of Randy...

    • Posted April 3, 2014
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    Josh and Tameika Griffin: September 21, 2013

    This Fall wedding was absolutely gorgeous! Thank you Betsy Carroll Photography for providing these amazing pictures of this stunning couple and their incredibly beautiful wedding day! Tameika & Josh – September 21, 2013 – Clintonville, PA Ceremony...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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    2014-The Magazine

    Check out the latest edition of the soon2bmrs.com magazine! Get wedding planning tips, tricks and everything you need to help you plan your perfect day! Click on the image below to view the full magazine online!

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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    Top Wedding Songs of 2014

    Congratulations on your engagement! Now it’s time to get planning. Building an appropriate musical playlist for a wedding can be a daunting task for many couples. Special songs such as parent dances can be particularly challenging.  Below...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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  • Upcoming Bridal show

    • Posted February 4, 2014
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    Featured Vendor: Wildflower Meadow B&B

    Perfect for “anytime” get-aways GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE! Experience the rare charm of a meticulous 1920 farmhouse lovingly restored, melding the old with the modern conveniences of today. At breakfast you will discover a large, beautifully set one-of-a-kind country...

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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    Wedding Dress Shopping Q&A

    When should I start shopping for my wedding gown? A bride should start dress shopping at least 8-10 months prior to the wedding.  It can take up to two months to find the right gown and then four to...

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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    Lindsay and Ken Moser: October 18, 2013

    “Our favorite thing about the wedding was that we had so many of our friends and family involved. Our pastor, dj, photographers and church musician are all our close friends. Our families also played a huge part...

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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    2014 Color Trends

    With Pantone’s release of the top colors for 2014 there is sure to be a trend everyone will love.  Three very adaptable pastels sit on one end of the palette, and, because we are so accustomed to...

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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    Chelsey and Dave Meade: October 19, 2013

    Wedding Location:St. Patrick’s Church Franklin, PA. Reception Venue: Cross Creek Resort, Titusville, PA. Theme: rustic with an outdoors feel.  Colors: bright green and blue with deep  purple accents.  Special noted vendors: Tammycakes (wedding cake).  What Mrs. Meade...

    • Posted December 17, 2013
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    Sandy and Jack Jones: June 1, 2013

    Wedding location: Saint Stephens Church, Oil City, PA.  Reception Venue: Rockmere Boat Club, Oil City, PA.  Theme/Colors: young and bright- turquoise, lime green, and silver with a country twist and dairy farm accents!  Special noted vendors: Days...

    • Posted December 17, 2013
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  • Top Tips From the Pros

    Our pro’s live and breathe weddings so they have seen it all.  Here are a few tips from area professionals that can help you on your big day! “I always tell my Brides and Bridesmaids when about...

    • Posted December 12, 2013
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    Ben and Michelle Krieg: August 24,2013

    Mr. and Mrs. Krieg were married on a beautiful August day. Michelle says “We got married in Franklin Center, Pennsylvania. We had a camo wedding, everything was hand made by me. This was my dream wedding.” Photographs...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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    Stephanie and Codie Webster: September 21, 2013

    Stephanie and Codie were married on September 21st at Anchor Village in Shippenville, PA.  Their reception immediately followed at the same location.  Although the Websters faced a wet and soggy day their wedding was as gorgeous as...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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    Fresh off the Runway

    They say a wedding dress is the most important piece of clothing a woman will ever buy. Perhaps that’s true, but at the very least, it’s likely the most expensive. According to TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com’s annual Real Weddings...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Tips from a photographer turned bride

    15 WEDDING TIPS FROM A PHOTOGRAPHER TURNED BRIDE By Kelly Boitano I was chatting with one of my brides recently and she asked me, “What are the keys to having a successful wedding day?”. To which I...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Floral Frenzy

    When it comes to wedding flowers – go with the season! Choose wedding flowers that bloom locally and naturally during the time of your wedding. Although you can find most floral varieties all year, seasonal blooms are...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Jenna and Ryan Enscoe: June 15, 2013

    Jenna and Ryan were married on a gorgeous summer day in Emlenton, PA.  As part of the Lyndora Fire Department they wanted to incorporate this into their wedding and of course their pictures.  To see more pics...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    20 tips to save Money on your Food Costs

    A huge chunk of your wedding expenses can be tied up in the food you want to serve your guests.  Check out some of these money saving tips to see how you can feed your guests a...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Shabby Chic

    Wikipedia: Shabby chic items are often heavily painted through the years, with many layers showing through obviously time-worn areas. The style is imitated in faux painting using glaze or by painting then rubbing and sanding away the top coat to show the...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Crasher 2013 Update

    Only a week left until the reveal…who is going to win the honeymoon?  Our wedding crashers have attended each others weddings, rated them and will find out who the winner of the honeymoon is on Sunday, December...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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    Wedding Dress 101

    Looking at magazines and seeing hundreds of dresses and have no idea where to start? No Fear…our wedding dress guide will give you a quick crash course in the basics of gowns so you can try on...

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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    Hollywood Glam Inspiration

     There is just something classic, elegant and romantic about a vintage inspired wedding.  From flowing gowns accessorized with pearls to dapper bow ties creating this look will make your day timeless and memorable.  Try using a palette...

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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    Deeanna and Eric Hilliard: June 8, 2013

    Deeanna and Eric were married on a gorgeous June day in Butler, PA.  Check out more pictures on  

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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    Wedding Day Survival Kit

    As picture perfect as we all imagine our big day to be, the truth is, there will always be hiccups along the way. A bridesmaid might chip her nail, a groomsmen might need a little lint-roller action...

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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    Featured Theme…Winter Wonderland

    TOP REASONS TO HAVE A WINTER WEDDING! Choice of venue. There’s no need to wait 12 or even 18 months for your perfect venue to become available. Having a wedding in winter will allow you more flexibility to...

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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    Nikki and Jon Sadler: June 1, 2013

    Nikki and Jon had the perfect outdoor ceremony to celebrate their union on June 1, 2013.  This DIY bride created one of the cutest weddings and reception themes we’ve ever seen with no detail left untouched.  Want...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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    Ned and Terra Stephens: September 8, 2012

    Terra and Ned were married on a gorgeous day in September in Oil City, PA with a reception to follow at the Commons at Franklin in beautiful Franklin, PA.  To see more pictures visit Photography courtesy of...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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    Natasha and Cory Botelho: June 16, 2012

    Natasha and Cory were married on June 16, 2012 with a gorgeous combination of brights and burlap.  To see more of their pictures visit All images courtesy of Betsy Carroll Photography www.betsycarrollphotography.com Dresses and Tuxedos from Nicole’s...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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  • Wedding Crashers 2013!

    Are you a 2013 bride to be? How would you like to win an expenses paid honeymoon? Each and every couple that submits an application will be posted on Facebook with their story and details. The top ten couples...

    • Posted February 25, 2013
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    Dream in color

    Everyone has their own style and their wedding should reflect that.  Coordinating colors doesn’t have to be hard.  Check out these color boards for inspiration.  What hue are you? I do shades of blue   Go Green...

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • COVERGIRL!

    Congrats Mr. and Mrs. Lindsey and T.J. Amato on winning 2012 Wedding Crashers and the honeymoon to Cancun or the Dominican, Courtesy of Williams Travel and Soon2Bmrs!!! Lindsey is also our Venango 2013 Cover Model!!! Check it...

    • Posted October 29, 2012
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  • Worthy Wedding-Deb and Larry

    Deb Spangler and Larry Greene sit on the front porch of their Cranberry Township home. Photo by Jerry Sowden A Cranberry couple plagued by health issues that prevented them from  getting married over the years will receive...

    • Posted August 19, 2012
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  • Statement Shoes

    Jazz up your plain white (or ivory) gown with a little color.  A splash on your tootsies makes a huge statement.  You only see a peep when you walk down that aisle and when its time for...

    • Posted July 1, 2012
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  • Candy Bar…YUM!

    • Posted June 25, 2012
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  • Rustic Romance

    • Posted June 22, 2012
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  • Just a POP of color

    • Posted June 17, 2012
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