|On a budget
and feeling a little Martha Stewart-ish? Why not make your
own hand-tied wedding bouquets with stems purchased from
this wholesale online florist. You can buy a 250 rose
package for $155 delivered! A 50-stem test bunch is $59, the 200-rose
wedding package including fillers, greens and petals is $255
including shipping. 24
six-rose bouquets go for $170. Calla lily packages start at
$344 for 50. Real garlands range from $4.95
to $7.85 a foot.
Occasion for Balloons
|Get a spiral-packed arch and 6
dozen helium balloons in two wedding colors for $199 with
Oriental Trading Co.
|From wedding bubbles to
glowsticks to decorations, this place has a little of
everything and at great prices! I went to their warehouse in
Omaha one time and it rocked.
Grand Prairie 972-606-1940
|Now I know it's your big day,
but why not let your friends in on the photographic action
too? Rent a photo booth from Grand Prairie-based Photo-Me
for your reception and let the fun begin.
Purple Daisy Design Company
Flower Mound 214-514-7223
|This Flower Mound-based eStore
offers unique items such as Just Married rhinestone
swimwear, casual wear for the bride and bridal party, shower
favors, and engagement gifts.
|I love this place! Their website
stinks, but their retail store is worth a visit. They have
TONS of wedding goodies (I bought my veil netting there) at
very reasonable prices.
Save the Date Stickers
|Sending a save-the-date
announcement? Why not include a Save the Date calendar
sticker to go with it? This company offers both pre-printed
stickers and print at home packs. Shipping is $6.
|Specializing in custom-designed
wedding footwear, they will hand-decorate sneakers,
flip-flops, or platform shoes to match your wedding colors.
|Reserve a horse-drawn carriage
for your wedding, and make your entrance in style! Threejays
has been serving the Dallas area for over 10 years. They'll
even provide romantic music at no extra charge! Pricing
depends on time and distance (no info online) and there's a
Ceremony Officiants & Ministers
Ft. Worth 817-797-7720
|Need a fast, cheap, easy and
romantic wedding? Rev. Paul might be the guy for you. All
Occasions is a non-denominational Ministry that serves those
who do not have a clergyperson or who wish to have a civil
ceremony. Rev. Paul Nichols is an ordained Minister who has
performed many thousand weddings under the banner “Have
Preacher will travel” throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth
Metroplex. You can be married anytime, day or night, any day
of the week - no witnesses required. He'll come to your
location and charges $95.00 Monday - Friday (except Friday
evening and holidays) or $150.00 on Friday evening (4 pm or
later) Saturday, Sunday & holidays.
Preacherman, Ric Justiss
|Ric will perform either
non-denominational Christian ceremonies or non-religious
services for your big day. Wedding ceremony prices start at
$100 for a no-frills, civil ceremony and go up to $350 for a
custom-written elaborate ceremony. Good website with lots of
info. Check the website for special promotional pricing for
the remainder of 2004.
Lovenotes - DFW Clergy Services
|Rev. Marty "The Marryin' Man"
Younkin is a non-denominational minister who has married
thousands of couples over more than 30 years. Rev. Marty is
also the author of the best selling book A Wedding
Ceremony To Remember, and you'll get a free copy if you
choose him for your wedding. Pricing starts at $250 for the
ceremony, or $350 if you want him at the rehearsal.
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