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#9281 LindseyM

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    Posted 27 June 2012 - 06:09 AM

    Originally Posted by Tammy Host 

    This is normal.  I tell my clients all the time that if they are not adamant about a date, they should do may over april because the rates are so much better.

     

    April you are in the high season (spring break, etc.)

    Tammy, we were looking at a Zoetry resort for December!  Do you know what the prices are?  We want to take a 5-7 day honeymoon.



    #9282 LindseyM

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      Posted 27 June 2012 - 06:11 AM

      Originally Posted by AshMarie 

      Hi everyone, my wedding is August 7th so I'm trying to get last minute things together and just had a few quick questions.  Is anyone shipping items down for the wedding, or are you bringing them on the plane?  I don't have too much stuff, just T-shirts (25) that we're having made for our guests, fans, paper lanterns for decoration, and chair sashes.  I'm not sure if it's worth it to ship it, or if I should just bring it myself in a suitcase...any thoughts???

       

      Also, I've been in contact with Evangelina who has been coordinating things for me.  I asked her about adding on an additional photo package and she asked if I had contacted the photographer directly.  I wasn't aware if we were supposed to do this ourselves and choose an extra package, or if she would contact them.  I hope it's not too late!

       

      Any advice would be helpful :)

      Ash, not sure about the photos but I heard horror stories with shipping.  I've heard it's very pricy!  I am also a control freak and would only be comfortable having my stuff with me so I am checking it all.



      #9283 RollerBride

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        Posted 27 June 2012 - 08:04 AM

        I'M 3 DAYS BEFORE YOU!!! I CANNOT WAIT!

         

        I'm not shipping anything. It sounds like I have about the same amount of items as you. I am going to pre-stuff my OOT bags with the small things (sunscreen, guest itineraries, pepto, etc) then lay them flat in a suitcase. I'm hoping that will help save some time and space. :)

         

        I was also told to contact the Photographers seperately also. They will be paid for seperate from the Wedding. The email address is:

        Hi everyone, my wedding is August 7th so I'm trying to get last minute things together and just had a few quick questions.  Is anyone shipping items down for the wedding, or are you bringing them on the plane?  I don't have too much stuff, just T-shirts (25) that we're having made for our guests, fans, paper lanterns for decoration, and chair sashes.  I'm not sure if it's worth it to ship it, or if I should just bring it myself in a suitcase...any thoughts???

         

        Also, I've been in contact with Evangelina who has been coordinating things for me.  I asked her about adding on an additional photo package and she asked if I had contacted the photographer directly.  I wasn't aware if we were supposed to do this ourselves and choose an extra package, or if she would contact them.  I hope it's not too late!

         

        Any advice would be helpful :)


        Kip & Kate

        August 4, 2012

        Dreams Riviera Cancun

        www.kipandkateswedding.com

        30 guests


        #9284 tigerlily2435

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          Posted 27 June 2012 - 04:02 PM

          Hi everyone, my wedding is August 7th so I'm trying to get last minute things together and just had a few quick questions.  Is anyone shipping items down for the wedding, or are you bringing them on the plane?  I don't have too much stuff, just T-shirts (25) that we're having made for our guests, fans, paper lanterns for decoration, and chair sashes.  I'm not sure if it's worth it to ship it, or if I should just bring it myself in a suitcase...any thoughts??? Also, I've been in contact with Evangelina who has been coordinating things for me.  I asked her about adding on an additional photo package and she asked if I had contacted the photographer directly.  I wasn't aware if we were supposed to do this ourselves and choose an extra package, or if she would contact them.  I hope it's not too late! Any advice would be helpful :)

          I've heard that shipping things down there isn't a good idea. It takes a ton of space in the luggage to carry it down, but it may be the best way to make sure things get down there!

          #9285 tigerlily2435

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            Posted 27 June 2012 - 04:05 PM

            I was wondering the same thing! My flight is a charter and they said they don't have those closets either. I'm hoping there will be someone to help me when I get there so it will be ok. Maybe there's an empty seat or something. Let me know if you come up with something! I leave in 2 weeks!!

            #9286 NJ2012

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              Posted 27 June 2012 - 05:14 PM

              Originally Posted by AshMarie 

              Hi everyone, my wedding is August 7th so I'm trying to get last minute things together and just had a few quick questions.  Is anyone shipping items down for the wedding, or are you bringing them on the plane?  I don't have too much stuff, just T-shirts (25) that we're having made for our guests, fans, paper lanterns for decoration, and chair sashes.  I'm not sure if it's worth it to ship it, or if I should just bring it myself in a suitcase...any thoughts???

               

              Also, I've been in contact with Evangelina who has been coordinating things for me.  I asked her about adding on an additional photo package and she asked if I had contacted the photographer directly.  I wasn't aware if we were supposed to do this ourselves and choose an extra package, or if she would contact them.  I hope it's not too late!

               

              Any advice would be helpful :)

              SAME DAY!

              where and what time are you doing everything?

               

              we are 5pm gazebo, cocktail at jacuzzi deck and reception at pool deck.



              #9287 torilvv12

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                Posted 28 June 2012 - 05:50 AM

                Originally Posted by tigerlily2435 


                I was wondering the same thing! My flight is a charter and they said they don't have those closets either. I'm hoping there will be someone to help me when I get there so it will be ok. Maybe there's an empty seat or something. Let me know if you come up with something! I leave in 2 weeks!!

                When we called AA they said the same thing. I still took the dress and had a folded bag just in case they won’t allow it as carry on. When we got to the airport all the staff was very understandable and they just hung it in the business class section, they did have a closet on that plane. I recommend to take the dress with you and just having a backup plan.



                #9288 AliciaLynne

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                  Posted 28 June 2012 - 08:36 AM

                  I just added you too but it wouldn't let me message you. My name's Alicia



                  #9289 AliciaLynne

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                    Posted 28 June 2012 - 08:47 AM

                    Originally Posted by blondgoddesstif 

                    Hey ladies- just got married on Friday, and it was beautiful... The resort is incredible....only problem was it poured so no gazebo, no outside reception, honestly kind of a bummer, even though it was still beautiful. I will post more later, but for now, I have a few items I would sell to any brides coming down this week if they are interested- that way , I don't have to lug them back to Michigan :P I have 3 32" White candelabras with extra acrylic crystals, 3 ten-foot-long/36" wide iridescent beaded curtains (used for the back and sides of the huppah) 2 organza overlays ( for the cake table and guest book table, perfect size for a 36" top table) with iridescent beaded valances attached, white "I do " letters with some crystals, a blue <3 Bride <3 dress hanger, etc. Etc- let me know if anyone is coming this week and wants to buy these- this website has been so helpful in planning and want to have a mutual helping out if anyone wants. Thanks! I am having trouble uploading photos , so until I get them up, you can email me at runningangel@hotmail.com. Good luck planning ladies!

                     

                    I wish I could help you out and take a few things off your hands but unfortunately my wedding won't be until next summer. Just curious where you got the bead curtains for the huppah from? I bet they looked amazing and I would love something like that.

                     

                    Thanks

                     

                    Alicia



                    #9290 AliciaLynne

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                      Posted 28 June 2012 - 09:02 AM

                      Originally Posted by ginaf61987 

                      My album is private. But here is a link to my facebook http://www.facebook....regina.m.franks. If yall want to add me as a friend just please tell me that yall are from this group. I don't know how to do it other than this. I don't want to make my pictures public. I didn't post them on here cause there is so many. I will try to post a few though.


                      Hey I just added you so that I could check out your wedding photos but it wont let me message you. My name's Alicia






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