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April 27, 2017
Wedding day-of coordination is an essential service for the couple who has planned everything, and only requires help on their wedding day to ensure that everything runs smoothly.
From "Yes" to "I Do"
April 13, 2017
Your perfect day begins with your ceremony. At A Beautiful Day by Christina, Christina’s goal is to give you the wedding you’ve always dreamed of – a ceremony that reflects your unique values, faith and personality.
Hands of the Bride & Groom Ceremony
April 6, 2017
The Hands of the Bride and Groom ceremony is a beautiful and heartfelt ceremony that is guaranteed to not to leave a dry eye among the couple and guests alike. The Ceremony explains the importance of the hands of the bride and groom while the bride and groom are simply facing each other while holding hands.
Bouquet of Love and Support Ceremony
March 28, 2017
I recently had a bride that incorporated the Bouquet of Love and Support into her ceremony as a substitution for the Unity Candle or Sand Ceremony. I had never seen this done before but I L-O-V-E it!! It is a super awesome option and I think more brides should use it!
Keep Calm and Hire a Wedding Coordinator
March 8, 2017
Family and friends frequently tell brides to relax and enjoy the process of planning their wedding. That's good advice but in many cases, it is easier said than done. Planning a wedding requires a lot of time, energy, decision-making, money, and patience. And for any couple that has planned their own wedding, patience isn't easy to come by when you well-meaning family members asking a million questions and everyone seems to have an opinion about how your wedding day should be. If you're starting to feel overwhelmed by all things wedding-related, take heart in knowing you are not alone.
A Beautiful Wedding Day begins with a Plan
February 27, 2017
At A Beautiful Day by Christina, our goal is to give you the wedding you’ve always dreamed of - An event that reflects your unique personality and style. Christina believes planning a wedding of your dreams should be just like falling in love . . . joyful and effortless!
The Importance of Your Wedding Vows
February 15, 2017
The formal exchange of your wedding vows and the meaning they embody is the most important part of a wedding ceremony. These are the words that couples for centuries have spoken to one another and, while they are simple words, they have profound meaning and importance.
Your Christian Ceremony . . . A Covenent Promise Before God
February 7, 2017
Your wedding ceremony is the most important part of your wedding day. As a Christian, it is a covenant of commitment. In your ceremony you commit your life to the person that you love, creating a lifelong bond. It is also a time to worship God for brining you together with your soon to be spouse and getting you to this new point in your walk of life.
What does a “Day-Of” Wedding Coordinator Do?
January 27, 2017
Have you ever been to a wedding where it was clear the couple could have used more help? Perhaps things were always running late, there were not enough helpers or the whole event seemed disorganized? This looks bad on the bride and groom, and it definitely is not fun to be a guest at such a wedding. I have been to many weddings where the couple clearly could have used a little extra help in executing their plans.
Your Perfect Day Begins with your Ceremony.
January 7, 2017
Your perfect day begins with your ceremony. At A Beautiful Day by Christina, Christina’s goal is to give you the wedding you’ve always dreamed of – a ceremony that is infused with love and joy and most of all - uniquely yours.
The Day before you say "I Do"
January 2, 2017
The day before you say, "I Do" it is a very good idea to have a ceremony rehearsal. After all, practice makes perfect! A run-through with your wedding party and officiant will ensure everyone knows their role throughout your ceremony. So, who needs to be at your rehearsal? Here is how it should go.
Why Choose A Beautiful Day by Christina
December 19, 2016
Your perfect day begins with your ceremony. At A Beautiful Day by Christina, Christina’s goal is to give you the wedding you’ve always dreamed of – a ceremony that reflects your unique values and personality
2017 WEDDING COLORS  ARE HERE
November 30, 2016
This year Pantone has switched things up a bit and instead of choosing One Color of the Year, their have chosen Three!! The top three are Niagara, Primrose Yellow, and Lapis Blue followed by Flame Scarlet, Island Paradise, Pale Dogwood, Greenery, Pink Yarrow, Kale and finally Hazelnut.
Choosing an Officiate that is Right For You
November 5, 2016
Choosing the right officiant can sometimes get overlooked during the wedding planning process but it is an important detail not to forget. The officiant you choose will not only have a huge influence on the tone of the ceremony, but act as a communicator of your style and belief system.
Taking the Drama out of your Wedding Day
October 29, 2016
Weddings are famous for being a time of extreme joy and happiness, as well as high stress and anxiety. To keep calm, there are a few steps you can take during the planning stages to make certain that you remain happy--even if your day has a few snags and bumps along the way.
2017 Spring & Summer Color Predictions by Pantone®
October 10, 2016
Even though fall is in the air, spring is on Pantones mind. Pantone® is considered the color authority for the design industry and always work several seasons ahead to stay on top of trends. This year they have decided to reveal the upcoming colors for Spring and Summer 2017 a little earlier The results are Bold and Bright.
Choosing the Perfect Officiant
October 4, 2016
Your wedding is a celebration of your love. This is why choosing the right wedding officiant to perform your wedding ceremony, is an important decision. The person you ultimately choose will play an important role in one of the most important moments of your life, so you will want to find someone who will help you with the legal requirements, while also nurturing the emotional aspects of your ceremony, whether large or small.
Last Kiss before the First Kiss
September 8, 2016
Here’s a creative idea to celebrate a special moment for the bride and groom and their mothers during the ceremony. This is a very tender and poignant – and sometimes emotional moment – for the mothers, the bride and groom and also for the guests.
Exchanging your Wedding Vows
August 16, 2016
Congratulations! You have found one another and have made the commitment to share "Ever After" with. You are now ready to start planning all the details of your wedding. There are many important details that need to be made to ensure that the day you’ve always dreamed of is as perfect as possible. While these choices may seem overwhelming at times, finding the right wedding officiant is one of...
Choosing Your  Perfect Wedding Stationery
August 3, 2016
Similar to choosing the perfect wedding dress, choosing your wedding stationery can cause a little anxiety. The first impression your guests have of your wedding is formed by the wedding invitation they receive. Your invitation should reflect the couples personalities and also the style and formality of the event you're planning.
What makes a Great Wedding Ceremony
July 14, 2016
What makes a great wedding ceremony? Is it short or long? Is it formal, traditional or contemporary? Indoors, Outdoors? Are you having a large wedding of hundreds or a small intimate group? Actually none of these reflect on the quality of a wedding ceremony, but what does make a wedding ceremony great is…
Love Letter Ceremony
July 2, 2016
A Love Letter exchange is a romantic ceremony that will enhance your wedding and serve as a lasting reminder of the commitments made to one another. Heart felt letters, encapsulating your thoughts and feelings are locked away to be revealed at a significant anniversary.
Taking the Drama Out of your Wedding Day
June 21, 2016
Weddings are famous for being a time of extreme joy and happiness, as well as high stress and anxiety. To keep calm, there are a few steps you can take during the planning stages to make certain that you remain happy--even if your day has a few snags and bumps along the way.
Why Should I have a Wedding Video?
June 6, 2016
Your wedding video is like a "time machine". It lets you relive your wedding day as often as you like, anytime you like. It lets you attend your own wedding at your leisure without the stresses and distractions of the day. It is also a significant and important "living" document for your families, your children, and grandchildren. A wedding video is a movie of your wedding, a lasting memory of pictures that includes the timeless sites and sounds of every important event that took place on your special day. You can also share your wedding video online with family and friends who missed your special day.
To First Look or Not to First Look? That is the Wedding Question
April 17, 2016
This is a wedding question that never used to exist. Tradition has always taught us that it is bad luck for a groom to see his bride before she walks down the aisle.

Christina Mathews - 336-705-3239
Christina@abeautifuldaybychristina.com