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Best Places to Get Married in Central Park

Posted on January 14, 2016 by Mary Hood | 0 Comments

Whether you’re a native New Yorker or simply a lover of the Big Apple, Central Park may be a dream venue for your wedding. Fortunately, there are many lovely spots to pick from, and each one varies a bit in style, so you’re likely to find something to suit the aesthetic of your ceremony

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Finding the Right Engagement Ring for Your Bride's Style

Posted on April 29, 2014 by Mary Hood | 0 Comments

Looking for the perfect engagement ring but feeling a little overwhelmed?  We’re here to help.  While there are several factors that go into choosing the right ring, you can start by figuring out what kind of style you want.  Once you’ve got this established, you can really narrow down your search and start focusing on other considerations like your budget. After all, it's not about the price--it's about her. 

While every bride has a style distinct to her alone, the following style profiles will help you select a style of ring to reflect and emphasize your girlfriend’s unique charm.

Classic:  Her Essence: Classic girls are drawn to clean, feminine lines—think tailored, silk button-down blouse.  While she may indulge in the occasional trendy piece, she truly values timeless pieces that can be worn season after season.  Her style is elegant, charming, and practical.  Style Signatures: ballet flats, pearl studs, simple cardigans, her grandmother’s charm bracelet.

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