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#11 mlabbe

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    Posted 27 November 2009 - 04:36 AM

    Hi Kendra, congrats and welcome to the forum! A destination wedding can be a lot of stress too, but it depends what kind of wedding you have in mind! As for the family and friends, I'd speak to the really important ones to get a feel on their take on it. Expect some excitement and some objections - it can be a lot more costly for them to attend!

    Good luck!

    #12 kwaits

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      Posted 27 November 2009 - 03:09 PM

      Thank you for all the responses and advice. I think once we talk to our parents my anxiety will go away. This forum is so great!

      #13 SMB&CRZ

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        Posted 28 November 2009 - 01:17 AM

        I've learned that a destination wedding doesn't seem to mean less stress (at least not for me). The biggest thing that stressed me out was prices and not being able to get them early enough for my liking. You need to decide what is important to you and your FI and see is destination works for you. For the most part there are people you love that will be unable to attend, so you have to be prepared and be ok with that. Good luck!

        #14 GVphotographer

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        Posted 28 November 2009 - 10:56 AM

        Hi Kendra,
        Welcome to this great forum and congratulations on your wedding.


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        #15 amqueens

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          Posted 28 November 2009 - 12:57 PM

          Welcome and Congrats!!!
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          #16 SuperKate

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            Posted 28 November 2009 - 04:44 PM

            Kendra, welcome to the forum! Good luck planning your destination wedding.

            #17 Sheree10

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              Posted 28 November 2009 - 09:17 PM

              Quote:
              Originally Posted by mlabbe
              Hi Kendra, congrats and welcome to the forum! A destination wedding can be a lot of stress too, but it depends what kind of wedding you have in mind! As for the family and friends, I'd speak to the really important ones to get a feel on their take on it. Expect some excitement and some objections - it can be a lot more costly for them to attend!

              Good luck!
              Very true... a DW is a wedding and with it comes stress and lots of opinions from everyone! Talk to your FI and see what you both would like for YOUR day and work from there.

              Congrats and Welcome!!!
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              #18 CHAKLIT

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                Posted 28 November 2009 - 10:20 PM

                Congrats! Happy Planning!

                Just do what makes you and your fiance happy!
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                #19 renee1811

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                  Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:47 PM

                  welcome to the forum from a fellow Fort Worth bride!! :)

                  #20 Girasole

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                    Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:50 PM

                    My parents weren't too happy about the destination wedding initially but now they are really excited to come along. So be prepared for a little inital shock from them.
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