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White Wedding Friday Giveaway: Win A Keurig K550!


Enter our White Wedding Friday Giveaway to win a Keurig K550 Brewing System and two tickets to the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta on January 25, 2015! Now through 8pm on November 28, go to the Be A Bride Facebook page and comment on our giveaway post to enter! We want to know who you are most thankful for during your wedding planning season – your maid of honor, your mom, your planner? Tag them and Keurig in our giveaway post for your chance to win! We’ll announce the winner on Friday at 8pm!



First cup. Fourth cup – with Keurig, it’s always a fresh cup. The Keurig Brewing System brews a perfect cup of coffee, tea, hot cocoa or iced beverage in under one minute at the touch of a button. With the choice of three cup sizes, the Elite brewer offers a removable drip tray to accommodate travel mugs. With over 250 different varieties, Keurig helps you offer so much more than regular and decaf.

Sample and sip Keurig’s selection at the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta on January 25, 2015! Get your tickets today!

*The winner will pick up their new Keurig K550 at the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta on January 25th!

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Vendor Spotlight: T.evenire Stationery Boutique

T.evenire Stationery Boutique is pleased to offer invitation design for all brides! Looking for a gorgeous custom made invitation suite to set the tone for the wedding? Or are you a DIY bride that wants a custom look that you can print yourself?

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Your wedding is unique and personal to you! Your invitation should reflect your individuality and style. Let your guests get a peek at the style of the wedding when they receive your invitation.

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Visit T.evenire Stationery Boutique at the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta on January 25, 2015!

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The Bride’s Guide to White Wedding Friday

White Wedding Friday

Who has time for Black Friday shopping when you’re planning a wedding? You do, savvy shopper! Especially since you can save money when wedding planning! It’s true – many wedding vendors and businesses get in on the holiday fun with their own Black Friday discounts and sales, and that’s why we like to call it White Wedding Friday!

We’ve rounded up a few of these steals and deals from our Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta wedding pros to help you create your own White Wedding Friday Bride Guide based on the services and items you need for your big day!

  • Iroff & Son Jewelers – Stop in for discounts and specials on jewelry, including stunning diamond studs starting at just $199
  • George Street Photo & Video – Get a $500 discount on your wedding photographer and videographer package or $250 off of your photography
  • Luminari Candles – 15% off aisle candles for both Black Friday and Cyber Monday, as well as 20% off orders of $500 or more
  • Anya Bridal – Schedule your appointment for the Allure Bridal and Mori Lee trunk shows, plus receive up to 50% off Anya Bridal gowns
  • Mary Kay – Enjoy discounts throughout the day: the earlier you shop, the more you save
  • Brides By Demetrios – Save up to 70% on bridesmaids and mothers gowns as well as 50% off of headpieces with wedding gown purchase

Need more resources for your wedding planning? Join us at the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta on January 25, 2015 where you’ll meet dozens of Atlanta’s top wedding professionals and receive exclusive offers on many of their products and services! Read more ›

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Vendor Spotlight: Images by Winston

Images by Winston Photography is an emerging studio offering a more personalized and boutique experience for your wedding day. It is my pleasure to provide you with images that will delight your eye, warm your heart and grace your home – images you and your family will treasure forever. My passion, commitment and integrity play a major role in the special relationships I create with my clients. My keen eye for detail as well as my genuine interest in people’s lives helps me capture the beauty and spirit of my subjects.

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Like many professional photographers I have a natural creative streak, but I also have the intuition to recognize a charming moment, and a true love of people which brings fun, energy and ease to every session. It is a personal gift to live my passion each and every day and so I offer my services to you in the hopes that you will live each and every day passionate about the memories I capture. I am a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and am trying to organize an Atlanta chapter of Heart Galleries. Read more ›

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Vendor Spotlight: Alpharetta Convention & Visitors Bureau

Plan your wedding in Alpharetta and let the Alpharetta Convention & Visitors Bureau help make your wedding dreams come true. With a charming downtown area, several unique shopping districts, spas galore, 150 dining options and 23 upscale and modern hotels, it’s the perfect place to spend the time leading up to your big day.
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Alpharetta is centrally located between the north Georgia mountains and Atlanta’s city lights, making it easily accessible to guests traveling from out-of-town. And, you can take advantage of our complimentary planning services which include:
  • Checking hotel availability and securing special rates for out-of-town guests
  • Suggesting ceremony, reception, and rehearsal dinner locations, including facilities that allow outside catering services
  • Referring caterers and other service providers
  • FREE welcome bag for each hotel room booked, including discount coupons
  • Entertainment and activity suggestions
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With a vibrant sensibility and urbane pedigree, Alpharetta is the very embodiment of what it claims itself to be: Awesome!  And this city of approximately 54,000 residents, located in metropolitan Atlanta less than 25 miles from the city, isn’t shy about celebrating this most auspicious trait. Even its slogan, “Enjoy, Experience, Explore; Everything’s Possible!” celebrates the exceptional gifts with which the “first city” has been blessed.

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Vendor Spotlight: Bloomingdale’s

A Bloomingdale’s wedding registry is about much more than fabulous gifts. You’ll get exclusive invitations to VIP events, you’ll have access to your own personal wedding consultant, and you will be able to manage and update your registry online. Also take advantage of exclusive storewide savings, completion offers, free monogramming, and much more.

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Ultimate Wedding Giveaway

What do you need for your wedding? You could win it at the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta! Join us on January 25, 2015 as we partner with The Knot  for the Ultimate Wedding Giveaway! Ten lucky brides will win what they want for their wedding from top Atlanta wedding professionals.

Ultimate Wedding Giveaway

Ultimate Wedding Giveaways:

Lethal Rhythms Entertainment – ”Lethal Rhythms Professional Mix DJ ” Wedding Package ($2495 value)

Shutterbooth – traditional closed/curtained ShutterBooth with on-site printing, full-time host, unlimited photo sessions, online photo gallery and custom monogram design

Wedding Angels Bridal Boutique – a $2000 gift certificate redeemable for one bridal gown

Perfect Wedding Cake – one custom wedding cake ($700 value)

L7 Events – $1,500 toward the purchase of wedding flowers

Men’s Wearhouse – 6 gift certificates for tuxedo rental (valued at $219.99 max each)

Sonya Yim Photography – 90 minute engagement session in the Atlanta area, including a 20-page custom guest sign-in album and one 16×20 canvas

T.evenire Staitonery Boutique – a shopping spree for wedding stationery at Custom Made Love ($500 value)

The Moore Agency – wedding day bridal hair & makeup, including an in-studio trial session and on-location hair and makeup ($430 value)

Iroff & Son Jewelers – wedding band for the bride and groom ($700 value for bride and $300 value for groom)

UWG Sponsors

Brides will complete a ballot at the bridal show entrance and hand it to a Knot representative. Only one entry per bride. The winners will be announced during the second fashion show. You must be present to win! Contest rules and regulations will be provided on the website prior to the January 25, 2o15 bridal show.

Register for the Bridal Extravaganza of Atlanta show and use promo code UltimateWedding to save $5!

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Vendor Spotlight: MagnetStreet Weddings

Planning the perfect wedding stationery can be exciting, fun—​oh, and one other thing: stressful! But it doesn’t have to be. MagnetStreet Weddings offers a comprehensive line of coordinating Save the Dates, Invitations, and other Wedding Stationery, all of which can be completely personalized by you. By offering an easy way for you to design, coordinate, and create your wedding stationery, we take the stress out of planning so you can relax, have fun, and enjoy your journey toward happily ever after!
Designing and printing trend-forward wedding stationery since 2005, all of the designs found in our extensive gallery can be personalized from a diverse palette of over 60 contemporary colors or by creating custom shades. Whatever your style—from classic to contemporary, use our Design Studio to play with colors, fonts, photos, and wording to carry your unique wedding look across all of your stationery items. Read more ›
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Vendor Spotlight: Sheer Drapery by Geri Sims

Geri Sims is a leading designer in Atlanta Wedding Decor and the Event Design industry. With the use of Sheer Fabric and a few well-placed accessories, Geri can transform your ordinary space into an elegant and sophisticated venue.

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Vendor Spotlight: Wedding Angels Bridal Boutique

Celebrating 12 years of bridal bliss – Wedding Angels Bridal Boutique has dressed over 10,000 beautiful brides! Nestled in the heart of historic Roswell, Wedding Angels has created an intimate, boutique setting that allows us to work one on one with brides and provide distinctive and personalized customer service.  Experience true Southern hospitality as our warm and friendly consultants guide you through the process of creating your perfect wedding day vision- it all starts with the dress!

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