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#11 rach220

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    Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:45 AM

    Nice job Melissa...I love how you incorporated your logo on everything!

    Married July 16, 2009
    Aventura Cove Palace Resort
    Riviera Maya, Mexico

    photo by Misti Douglas

    #12 twixygrl

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      Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:46 AM

      Music Selections
      I am posting my music because it was so hard for me to decide on this many selections! I felt like I had music coming out of my ears planning this wedding, it was the hardest part for me! I will spare you the details of our dinner and reception playlist, but here are the other selections.
      Welcome Dinner Photo Montage Video Song Selections
      Crosby, Stills and Nash- Teach your Children
      Five For Fighting - 100 Years
      George Thorogood -Bad To The Bone
      Jimmy Hendrix- Fire
      Better Together- Jack Johnson

      Video Song Selections (For Wedding Videographer)
      DJ Sammy- Were In Heaven (Slow Version)
      This is the time of My life- David Cook
      Michael Buble- Everything

      Photographer Slideshow Selection (For Wedding Photo Slideshow)
      Im yours- Jason Mraz

      Ceremony Selections (Performed by Flute/Guitar Duo)
      Groom’s Entrance ~ Jesus Joy of Mans Desiring
      Prelude ~ Somewhere over the rainbow
      Processional of Bride ~ cannon in d major
      Recessional ~ i'm a beliver

      Reception Selections
      Entrance of parents and bride and groom- Song: Crazy in Love/Beyonce Jay-Z
      First Dance- Song: Norah Jones/Love me Tender
      Father Daughter Dance- Song: Fleetwood Mac, Landslide (live version)
      Mother Son Dance- Song: Mama, Boys to Men
      Guests First Dance- Song: Lets Get It Started/Black Eyed Peas
      Cake Cutting- Song: Pour Some Sugar on Me/Def Lepord
      Last Dance- Song: Please don’t stop the music/Rhianna

      Guest CD for OOT Bag
      1. Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett
      2. Arranca - Manzanita
      3. When The Sun Goes Down - Kenny Chesney
      4. Tequila - The Champs
      5. Hot, Hot, Hot - Buster Poindexter
      6. Bamboleo - Gipsy Kings
      7. Tequila Sunrise - The Eagles
      8. Oye Como Va - Santana
      9. Stays In Mexico - Toby Keith
      10. Chica Me Tipo - Sublime
      11. La Bamba - Ritchie Valens
      12. South Of The Border - Frank Sinatra
      13. Island In The Sun - Weezer
      14. Cancion Del Mariachi - Los Lobos
      15. Mexico - James Taylor
      Twixygrl

      #13 twixygrl

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        Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:47 AM

        OOT Bag For Guests
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        The bag includes the following items, most of which are pictured below:
        2 travel Mugs
        Guest Notebook
        First Aid Kit
        CD with Mexico Vacation Music
        Post Cards (6)
        Playing Cards
        Invitation to Welcome Dinner
        T-Shirt

        The Bag
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        Travel Mugs
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        Postcards
        Special thanks to JessicaM and CheeseDiva for the templates and photos I used for the post cards.
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        #14 twixygrl

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          Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:48 AM

          First Aid Kit
          Included in the first aid kit are the following items:
          Pepto
          Advil
          Alka-seltzer
          Chapstick (2) personalized with name and date
          Excedrin
          Immodium (2)
          Dramamine
          Emergen- C (2)
          Sunscreen packet
          Template
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          First Aid Kit
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          Chapstick
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          #15 twixygrl

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            Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:49 AM

            Guest Notebook
            Here are the pages we included: Photoshare Card, Welcome letter to Guests, Schedule of Events, Dreams map, FAQ, Guest Directory, Tourist Corridor Map, Dreams Photo, Dreams Restaurants, Dreams Bar, Orientation to Cabo, Overview Map, Map of Downtown Cabo, Map of Downtown San Jose, Conversion Charts, and Spanish Translation Pages. You can see some of them below. We put a photosharing card in a business card insert on the first page.
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            #16 twixygrl

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              Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:50 AM

              CD with Mexico Vacation Music
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              Invitation to Welcome Dinner
              Proof
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              Actual Invite
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              T-Shirt
              Mens T-Shirt & Womens Ribbed Tank
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              Door Hanger with White Erase Board/Market
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              #17 twixygrl

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                Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:51 AM

                Kids OOT Bags
                A lot of Stuff: Tube, Beach Ball, Handheld motorized fan, diving sticks, water ball, stationary, pens, stickers, paper dolls, Frisbee, water guns, bubbles, sun block, kite, paint and marker sets, sunglasses.

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                So, I think that is it! Phwew! I was taking pictures and packing, so I now have a grand total of 8 suitcases ready to go! Cabo here I come!
                Twixygrl

                #18 rach220

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                  Posted 19 November 2008 - 05:03 AM

                  oops...I didn't realize you were still posting...I had only seen the first post when I sent the last message and have been reloading incessantly ever since! Can I just say WOW! You have everything down to the last detail...I'm so jealous! And only a few days to go! Your wedding is going to be beautiful! Congratulations and thanks for all the inspirations!

                  Married July 16, 2009
                  Aventura Cove Palace Resort
                  Riviera Maya, Mexico

                  photo by Misti Douglas

                  #19 MarieSam

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                    Posted 19 November 2008 - 05:50 AM

                    Wow Melissa, your planning post is so inspiring!!! I LOVE all the details of your wedding ~ your guests are gonna be blown away by your creativity and thoughtfulness.

                    Did you make your own placecards? I LOVE the palm tree accent on them. And where did you get your OOT bags? They are fabulous! And I'm inlove with your logo'ed tanks and t-shirts ~ everything is SOOOO impressive

                    #20 jesjess

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                      Posted 19 November 2008 - 09:10 AM

                      ...... I'm speachless..... Bravo




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