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#1 DreaW

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    Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:45 PM

    ok girls so do you think I should get Parasols...Hopefully will be having wedding in June of 2008 at Casa Del Mar and I know my soon to MIL and her sister are going and they both don't like the heat that much...They think it will be to hot that time....So should I get them and anyother person some Parasols...fans maybe? I just don't know.... I know all the little extras are going to start adding up once I get a idea of how many people might come....
    help....
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    #2 Christine

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    Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:47 PM

    I would say fans, just because you wouldn't want to block peoples view of your beautiful ceremony
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    #3 BayBug

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      Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:51 PM

      I really like the idea of parasols. I have seen some pictures of weddings that included them and I think they look co cute. Even the bridesmaids had them. I am thinking of including them in my wedding theme.
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      #4 *JillD*

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        Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:53 PM

        I really love the parasols, I'm thinking of doing them, and I like the fans too, I thought about doing both but I don't know if it will be too much. I think for people that are worried about it being too hot, those will both be good options and they're not that expensive if you don't have too many people.

        #5 Jessalyn

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          Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:55 PM

          I'm going to have a fan for each of my guests (placed on each seat at the ceremony). They are pretty inexpensive. I think I've seen them for about a dollar a piece. The parasols were more expensive when I researched it. The parasols are really pretty though. I like the idea of the BMs carrying parasols.
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          #6 destinationbride07

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            Posted 25 January 2007 - 10:33 PM

            i am having a hard time deciding this one too...I like the parasol but fans are cheaper and easier to travel with.

            #7 Natalie Z

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              Posted 25 January 2007 - 10:34 PM

              I'm getting fans for every guest of mine and the BM's are getting parasols! I want some pics with them and it is way cheaper to do it that way!!

              #8 SPRINGBRIDE

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                Posted 25 January 2007 - 11:07 PM

                I'm thinking of doing both. I was going to have a fan on each chair, with parasols for the women. I'm going to have the fans double as a program as well. I think it's fine to use both.

                #9 BEACHBRIDEMA

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                  Posted 25 January 2007 - 11:10 PM

                  I think fans are more pratical. Alot of brides put a fan on each seat with the wedding program attached
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                  #10 KARLA

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                    Posted 26 January 2007 - 01:11 PM

                    We did a fan on each seat and it was very much appreciated. In direct sunlight it is HOT.

                    The fans were pretty flat to transport and inexpensive, so keep that in mind.
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