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Gifts for Grooms, Dad and Groomsmen

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Photo: Ama by Aisha

With Father’s Day and wedding season just around the corner, we’ve got gifts for grooms on the brain. While cuff links (like these beauties) and flasks are traditional can’t-go-wrong choices, they’re not the only options out there. Here are our current picks for useful mementos for groomsmen, guy-friendly welcome bag favors, thank-you’s for Dad, and gifts for your groom-to-be.

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Texas Renaissance Festival Wedding Tours Are Here!

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Venue: Texas Renaissance Festival | Photo: Steven David
Festival season is upon us…and there’s no festival with more wedding cred than the one-and-only Texas Renaissance Festival! See for yourself just how magical this extraordinary Texas wedding location is by attending one of the festival’s official spring or summer wedding tours. Read on for dates, details and FAQ’s about royal weddings in a 16th-century English village setting unlike anything else you’ve experienced.

2019 Texas Renaissance Festival wedding tours take place on the following dates:

  • Saturday, June 8
  • Saturday, July 20
  • Saturday, August 10

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8 Delicious Houston Wedding Cakes & Desserts

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Photo: Betsy Elizabeth Photography | Cake: Wink By Erica

If wedding cakes and sweet treats are on the menu for your reception, bridal shower or pre-wedding parties, we’ve got eight ideas from Houston’s A-list bakers to make your celebration even sweeter!

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This Week: BIG GIVEAWAY + Registry Event From Bering’s

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Tabletop: Bering’s | Flowers: The Events Co. | Location: The Post Oak Hotel | Photo: Larry Fagala
We’re so excited to kick this week off with a BIG giveaway and event invitation from iconic Houston retailer Bering’s!

To celebrate this Sunday’s awesome Bubbles + Bites wedding gift registry event at Bering’s, we’re running a fabulous Instagram contest all week. Get all the details on Bering’s $498 “Well-Rounded Gifter” prize, and enter to win, HERE. Then join us this Sunday, May 19, from 10 a.m.-noon for Bubbles + Bites at Bering’s, where you’ll get expert advice on navigating the wedding gift registry process as you sip bubbly and scope out the latest in housewares, china and crystal, luxury luggage, stylish appliances, grilling essentials, home spa swag and garden goodies. And, if you’re our lucky winner, you’ll also claim your incredible Bering’s prize, featuring premium items from Michael Aram, Spartina 449, Beatriz Ball and MORE. Don’t miss this terrific opportunity to experience the very best in Houston wedding gift registry items AND, quite possibly, take home some very special swag for FREE. Along with handing out our Insta contest prize, Bering’s will be hosting vendor presentations and giving away raffle prizes every half hour at this weekend’s registry event. So, whatcha waiting for, to-be-wed? Click here to RSVP now, and make sure to enter our contest by Friday’s midnight deadline!

 

 

Texas Barn Weddings at Eagle Dancer Ranch

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Photo: Shelly Beck Photography

Texas barn weddings couldn’t be hotter, and Boerne beauty Eagle Dancer Ranch in the rolling hills west of Houston is a gorgeous option for engaged Houston couples. A historic 1800s buidling, crystal chandeliers, mature live oak trees and a rambling creek make this gem a must-see Hill Country wedding venue.

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