Archive for Preston Bailey

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Holli and Robert talk about creative catering ideas, cruising into matrimony, cash bar etiquette, platinum and wedding bands, exciting launches, a honeymoon sweepstakes and a great giveaway too.  Learn about great wedding and honeymoon planning resources including The Man Registry, Platinum Guild International, MissNowMrs., “the Love Boat”, and The Disney Wedding Blog.

AisleDash is now available for your reading pleasure and Anne Chertoff is it’s talented Editor in Chief.  AisleDash.com is AOL’s wedding planning website that helps brides plan their weddings through informational and inspirational blog posts and galleries.  Both blog posts and galleries show brides the products and services they need, why they need them, how and where to get them and what it will really cost them.  Anne’s Tip of the Day is smart and insightful. Read More→

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Three launch parties, two wedding books, one online wedding magazine.

Listener email, exclusive interviews with experts, chocolate, stuffed cupcakes, lipstick reading, a bridal show that gives back, strolling buffet tables, and an original song inspired by the composer’s visit to Kleinfeld.  All this wedding industry news and more in today’s episode of Bridal Scene with Holli and Robert.

Hear about celebrity party planner and designer David Tutera’s event at the W Hotel, his how-to guide for brides The Big White Book of Weddings, and his stylish wedding gown collection.

P is for PARTY and Preston Bailey’s Celebrations book launch at the Armory in NYC was a fun evening with delicious food, caipirinhas – the national cocktail of Brazil, dessert tables and lively entertainment on the runway.  Holli and Robert talk about this “HOT” production plus Preston shares what he believes is always a hit at parties.

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As 2009 comes to an end Robert and Holli talk about the eleven shows on the network, their talented show hosts and experts, favorite episodes, and listener feedback.  They talk about kissing too!  They are dedicated to sharing their discoveries and empowering you with creative ideas and resources that will help you do it your way.  Remember to explore the WPN archives for topics that will help you before, during and after your wedding day.

Holli & Robert are dedicated to producing meaningful programming that will inspire your wedding, marriage, and happily ever after. In this special Bridal Scene they profess their appreciation for everyone that is tuning in and would love to hear from you in 2010.

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A special thank you to our sponsors:

Association of Wedding Gown Specialists

Beverly Clarkâs Elite Wedding Collection

Links to ideas mentioned in this episode:

Mini Wedding Brownie Pops
Multicolr
Suzanneâs blog
Dr. Laura Bermanâs website
The Dr. Oz Show – National Sex Experiment

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One beautiful bride.  Thousands of stylish gowns.  What should you know
when planning your walk on the white carpet?  Holli Ehrlich, co-founder
Wedding Podcast Network, talks with Julie Raimondi, Editor in Chief,
and Anne Chertoff, Sr. Editor, of Brides.com.  They talk about bridal
fashion, the designers, the wonderful variety of gowns, the looks and
accessory statements featured on this seasonâs runway.  Our wedding
experts Julie and Anne offer savvy tips, advice and recommendations you
need to know when shopping for the dress of your dreams to express
your fashion point of view.

There is a gown for every bride:
pretty, sleek, chic, classic, elegant, sophisticated, sexy, romantic,
fun, modern.  There are unique choices for the bride that really wants
to get noticed.  Read More→

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In this Bridal Scene episode Holli & Robert talk about what’s new at bridal market, speeches and toasts, why we need sleep, a recent survey on wedding planning cutbacks and chat about recent celebrity weddings.  Learn about sites and blogs you may want to add to your favorites.

The experts at the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists have eight smart tips about what to do once you take the gown home from the bridal shop.  They have partnered with Carbonfund.org to safeguard our planet’s future.

Anne Chertoff, Senior Editor at Brides.com, recorded an audio boo on Twitter live at the Pnina Tornai show at Kleinfeld.  Anne talks about what she saw on the runways and what brides can expect to see in the bridal salons.  There are lots of wonderful options for brides today.

Couples spend so much money to ensure every detail is perfect, yet leave the speeches to unskilled hands. Wendy Dennis, founder of Crowd Pleaser Communications, joins us via Skype from Toronto to learn what a speech is and is not and why itâs important to be well prepared.  Wendy is an award-winning journalist and bestselling author who recently launched a business writing toasts for the speechwriting challenged.

This show is brought to you by the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists

Brides.com Wedded Bits
Your Tango
Pop Sugar
One Wed
My Wedding Workbook Survey
My Wedding Workbook Online Wedding Planner
Overlook View In Search of Sleep
Crowd Pleaser Communications
Sanebrideâs Blog

WPN Facebook Fan Page

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Brooklyn, Dear Abby, Bridal Bloggers, Music, Wedding Gowns,  ZeroCarbon Preservations, Yummy Favors, Astrology, Listener Emails and Expert Advice.  All this and much more is talked about on today’s episode of Bridal Scene.

Show hosts and founders WPN, Robert and Holli, LOVE hearing from their listeners.  One special bride-to-be wanted to know how to honor her fiancee’s father who passed away two years ago.  Our guest expert, Rev. Susanna Stefanachi Macomb, takes the time to tell us how to approach this personal situation in a loving and meaningful way.  Rev. Susanna is a licensed wedding officiant that designs heartfelt ceremonies that will resonate throughout your married life.

Junko Yoshioka celebrates the bride’s individuality in her Spring 2010 astrological bridal gown collection.  A horoscope chart is a rich tapestry of many planetary influences, so each bride can select which facet of her personality to express on her big day.  Junko consulted with famed astrologer Susan Miller of AstrologyZone.com and designed 12 special gowns for each of the zodiac signs.  Susan and Junko join us and talk about the inspiration behind these designer dresses.

Enjoy listening to a beautiful, original wedding song by Tony DeSare called Marry Me plus hear tips on how to have a good marriage.

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This show is brought to you by the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists

Here are the links from the show:

Internet Week New York
Ignite
Social Media Club
From I Will to I Do
Brooklyn Bride
The B-List
Junko Yoshioka Sping 2010 Collection on Facebook
Susan Millerâs AstrologyZone.com
Rev. Susanna Stefanachi Macomb
Rev. Susannaâs book Joining Hands and Hearts
ZeroCarbon Green Gown Preservations
Carbonfund
Sharon Naylor
Shanghai Jazz
Tony DeSare
Marriage Blog
Tye Dye Roses
Nikoâs Mediterranean Grill and Bistro
Davidâs Bridal
Beau Coup Brownie Pops

This show is brought to you by the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists specializing in wedding gown cleaning, wedding gown preservation, and wedding gown restoration.

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What are the latest trends in the wedding industry?  Want to learn more about destination weddings and honeymoons?  Have you heard about the newest bridal retailer in NYC?  Confused about color?  Swallowed the engagement ring?  Holli & Robert talk about these burning questions plus feature two savvy experts that share important information about romantic travel and bridal fashion.

Robert talks to Lynne LaFond DeLuca, Director of Industry Education and Certification of Beverly Clark’s Elite Wedding Collection.  She discusses travel trends, statistics, and ways to draw inspiration from a location’s cuisine and culture.  Beverly Clark’s magazine planning guide answers couples’ common concerns about faraway destination âI dos.â  Their “Eco Essentials” section features eight effective ways to reduce your – and your guests’ -  travel footprint.  Great tips for anyone planning a getaway.

Holli interviews Dan Rentillo, VP of Design for Davidâs Bridal, who talks about the extensive selection of offerings available in the store.  He shares ways to infuse a bride’s personality and fashion sense when choosing their bridal attire.  What are some of the bestselling gowns?  How important is color?  What are some recommendations for a destination wedding?  What is the key to selecting the perfect gown?  David’s Bridal is proud to offer beautiful gowns at exceptional value without compromising quality or style.

What should you do differently?  We compiled a few of our listeners’ popular answers so you can be mindful when planning your big day.  Our listeners inspire us.  Keep us posted on what you like and what you don’t and we’ll share it with the world.
Here are the links from the show

Beverly Clark’s Elite Wedding Collection

David’s Bridal

WPN listener Suzanneâs blog

Weddzilla Blog Think Pink post

The Wedding Report

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Welcome to Bridal Scene.  Holli & Robert want you to to be in the
know about everything wedding.  In todayâs episode they chat with
Camilla Chafer in London, the talented editor of the hit bridal blog Bridalwave,
and leading planner of cosmopolitan chic weddings Vicky Johnson in
Washington, DC.  You will find out about upcoming bridal events
that are fun and definitely worth attending while planning your wedding
experience. Washington, DC and Long Beach Island, NJ here we come and
so should you!  

We talk about wedding cakes, groom cakes &
delicious desserts, wedding insurance, wedding-related iPhone
applications, bridal blogs, destination weddings, and a chance to win
a romantic getaway.  All the links we talk about are listed below. 
Enjoy discovering these resources and more only on Wedding Podcast
Network.
 
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Camilla’s Blog
BridalBuds blog   
Rocky Mountain Bride Blog
Destination I Do Blog
Low Cost Weddings blog  
Vicky Johnsonâs DCNearlyweds blog 

Design This Wedding wedding innovators challenge
Register here use code "wedpod" at checkout for a $5.00 discount. 

NJWedding.com

Weddings on LBI

WedSafe

The Art of Cakes II:  A Martha Stewart Wedding Special

Martha Stewart Weddings
Wendy Kromer
Elenis
Confetti Cakes
Pink Cake Box
Debra Moreland is PARIS
Amy Atlas

Check out the wedding blog
scene on
WPN Links page

Find great resources in The Marketplace

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Thanks for making us the most popular wedding podcast on iTunes with
the the most wedding podcasts in the top 100 in the fashion and beauty
category.

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Recently voted "Best New Wedding Resource" by a survey of brides.

Wedding Podcast Network has the largest, most
comprehensive selection of wedding planning podcasts.  We are wedding
talk radio at its best.  Proud to be the number one resource for wedding planning podcasts. 

We love your feedback.  Send us an email or call our listener hot line 800.882.1259.

Another great wedding planning podcast from Wedding Podcast Network

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Wedding Podcast Network
is devoted to bringing you the latest wedding trends and inspiration.
We scour the web to showcase innovative resources and creative
planning ideas. We proudly feature interviews with the very best
experts to share their advice and tips for your wedding and marriage. 

The green wedding has
arrived. You do not have to sacrifice style when you embrace the
earth. Our conversation with Darcy Miller, Editorial Director of
Martha Stewart Weddings, reveals some eco-friendly elements you will
want to consider for your celebration. The team at MS Weddings did
lots of research for Martha Stewartâs executive assistant Liesl
Menningâs wedding. Learn ways to simplify, save, and consider
options to have an elegant event with the details that matter to you.
Holli mentions green wedding registries and earth friendly sites for
you to check out to make your big day more meaningful. Plus learn
about easy ways to give back to a cause you care about. You can make
a difference.

Robert meets New York
radioâs First Lady and veteran wedding professional Joan
Hamburg at WORâs annual Bridal Show. Her consummate shopping
tips, advice, resources and broadcasts from London, Paris, the
Hamptons, famous restaurants and Broadway theatres are
legendary.  She is the author of City Wedding, 3rd Edition: A
Guide to the Best Bridal Resources in New York, Long Island,
Westchester, New Jersey and Connecticut. Joan talks about how
wedding planning has changed since she has gotten into the business
and shares fantastic tips for your big day. She reminds all engaged
couples to make it their own.

Extra! Extra!
Discover a special way to incorporate âsomething oldâ.
Have you heard about the Honeymoon Blog? Will your husband wear a
wedding ring? Where can you find designer fashion for lower prices?
Did you know that watching weddings on soap operas are a great
resource for music? Lots of great online sources not to be missed in
this Bridal Scene plus enjoy an original podsafe song called Marry Me
by John Caspi.

Wishing you the wedding
of your dreams and a marriage that is full of love and happiness
today and always.

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This show is brought to
you by the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists
http://www.weddinggownspecialists.com/
specializing in wedding gown cleaning, wedding gown preservation, and
wedding gown restoration.

Here are the links mentioned in the show.

Martha Stewart Weddings 
Darcyâs Blog The
Brideâs Guide

The Style Network
Schedule â check out Gorgeous and Green: A Martha Stewart
Wedding

The Glass Slipper
Project

Creative Candles
Arbor Day Foundation
Martha Stewart for
1-800-Flowers.com

Crane & Co.
Tiffany & Co.

Joan Hamburg on WOR
Joanâs Blah Blah
Blog!
Joanâs Book A
City Wedding

3rLiving
All Green
Wedding

Portovert
Green Elegance Weddings
Conscious
Clothing

Organic Bouquet
Ideal Bite
GoodSearch
GoodShop
eBay Giving Works
I Do Foundation 
Brides Against
Breast Cancer

Dresses that Heal
Bluefly.com
Edressme
Simple Silhouettes
SOAPNet 
ABC Daytime
Apple iPhone
John Caspiâs
website

Check out the wedding blog
scene on
WPN Links page

Find great resources in The Marketplace

To subscribe to our podcasts click here


Thanks for making us the most popular wedding podcast on iTunes with
the the most wedding podcasts in the top 100 in the fashion and beauty
category.

Subscribe in iTunes right here


Recently voted "Best New Wedding Resource" by a survey of brides.

Wedding Podcast Network has the largest, most
comprehensive selection of wedding planning podcasts.  We are wedding
talk radio at its best.  Proud to be the number one resource for wedding planning podcasts. 

We love your feedback.  Send us an email or call our listener hot line 800.882.1259.

Another great wedding planning podcast from Wedding Podcast Network

Thanks for listening.

Often imitated but never, ever duplicated.  We are the wedding podcast you can trust.

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We LOVE weddings and we
know you do too! There are 2.4 million weddings that occur 12 months
a year. Looking for ideas? Robert Allen and Holli Ehrlich chat about
wedding movies, wedding music, and how to look great for less. They
share great finds on the web, talk to wedding experts and answer
emails from our special listeners.

Anne Chertoff, Senior
Editor at Brides.com and author of the fabulous blog From âI
Willâ to âI Doâ talks about real weddings. She
shares some exciting news about her first book with russel+hazel
called The Wedding Organizer. Itâs eco-friendly, customizable
and pretty too! Listen and find out how to win one for yourself, a
friend or relative.

Brian and Megan
join us from WeddingWire, one of our favorite wedding websites.
WeddingWire provides productive channels for engaged couples and
vendors to interact with each other so you can find the people you
want to collaborate with. They talk about the unique aspects of
their ratings and review system to help make the planning process
easier.

Want a red
carpet experience without breaking the bank? Todayâs modern
woman can borrow real diamond and pearl jewelry and find new and
lovingly worn designer wedding gowns deeply discounted from the
comfort of their own home. Wedding shopping has gone high tech.
Hear about great websites – AdornBrides.com, EncoreBridal.com, &
IndieBride.com – that feature affordable options you should
know about. DavidsBridal.com has an amazing selection of stylish
bridal, bridesmaid and special occasion dresses exclusively in the db
Online Collection offering convenience of quick delivery and fabulous
prices.

Hear a terrific tip
from Sally from the Association of Wedding Gown Specialists because
youâll want the beauty of your gown to last forever.

Robert surprises Holli
with a special memory from their wedding day.

This show is brought to
you by the Association
of Wedding Gown Specialists

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Anne Chertoffâs
book The Wedding Organizer

Anneâs blog From
âI Willâ to âI Doâ (posts dated 9/22 &
9/29)


WeddingWire.com

Sharon Naylorâs
iVillage blog Planning in Peace (post dated 9/4)

About.com: Marriage

Adorn Brides

Encore Bridal

Bridal Garden

Indie Bride Trousseau

Brides Against
Breast Cancer

Dresses that
Heal

Davidâs
Bridal

Wedding Cakes
Across America

Redbox.com

Clothes from 27 Dresses

Haute Fashion on
27 Dresses

AskMen.com Original
Wedding Songs 

AskMen.com Wedding
Songs to Avoid

Check out the wedding blog
scene on
WPN Links page

Find great resources in The Marketplace

To subscribe to our podcasts click here


Thanks for making us the most popular wedding podcast on iTunes with
the the most wedding podcasts in the top 100 in the fashion and beauty
category.

Subscribe in iTunes right here


Recently voted "Best New Wedding Resource" by a survey of brides.

Wedding Podcast Network has the largest, most
comprehensive selection of wedding planning podcasts.  We are wedding
talk radio at its best.  Proud to be the number one resource for wedding planning podcasts. 

We love your feedback.  Send us an email or call our listener hot line 800.882.1259.

Another great wedding planning podcast from Wedding Podcast Network

Thanks for listening.

Often imitated but never, ever duplicated.  We are the wedding podcast with integrity.