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BAY HARBOR HOTEL

  With a tropical waterfront location just four miles from the airport, Bay Harbor Hotel is a perfect venue for weddings, receptions and gatherings in Tampa. Whether you need to schedule a 10 person engagement party or a catered [...]

Not Your Average Bridal Show

The Elegant Wedding Showcase Returns To Tampa – not your average bridal show –   Sunday, July 16, 2017 12 PM – 3:30 PM Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel 4200 Jim Walter Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607 [...]

Real Wedding: Ashley Thomas and Richard Jachens

    Modern Springtime Wedding in Ybor City The ceremony and reception of Ashley and Richard were filled with amazing details and cherished mementos designed and orchestrated by her mother, Valorie Bauer with Bauer Events. The [...]

Calling all Brides-to-Be! Don’t Miss Coastal Chic Faux Wedding

Join Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine at Bay Harbor Hotel for a Coastal Chic Faux Wedding this Friday, Feb. 24. The Bay Harbor Hotel will host a beautiful reception for brides-to-be and local wedding planners. Guests will [...]

Destination Wedding: Paso Robles Wine Country

Paso Robles is for Wine Lovers   Located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California’s famed Central Coast, Paso Robles is a place where wine critics become wine lovers and where visitors come as [...]

CAKE INSPIRATION: Initialize It

  Initialize It Cake Designer: The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club Photographer: Andi Diamond Photography           © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog  |  A Metro Life Media, Inc. [...]

EXPERT: LIZ CAMACHO – LIZ KAMALI EVENTS

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   LIZ CAMACHO Liz Kamali Events   As the founder and owner, event coordinator, Liz Camacho has been creating and coordinating events for nearly nine years. Liz [...]

THE ELEGANT WEDDING SHOWCASE RETURNS

The Elegant Wedding Showcase Returns To Tampa – not your average bridal show –   Sunday, March 26, 2017 12 PM – 3:30 PM Tampa Marriott Westshore 1001 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607 BRIDAL SHOW ADMISSION: [...]

Honeymoon Style

  All the stress of planning a wedding will melt away once the newlyweds escape to a tropical island for their honeymoon. From head to toe, we’ve found a couple essentials that must be packed.   [...]

Recap: The Fall Elegant Wedding Showcase 2016

  The Elegant Wedding Showcase October 30, 2016   Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine hosted its Fall Elegant Wedding Showcase at A La Carte Shrine Pavilion on Sunday, October 30.  It was another sold out bridal show, with Music/Emcee’s, Grant Hemond [...]

Real Wedding: Trici Garcia and Jack Lansdowne

A Creative Celebration At The Palma Ceia Country Club     Trici and Jack wanted the wedding to be a celebration and have unexpected surprises. They had a steel drum player at cocktail hour with flamingo [...]

Floral Inspiration: Towering & Elegant Bouquets

click on image to enlarge     Towering & Elegant Bouquets Floral & Décor: FH Weddings & Events Planner: Tres Chic Southern Weddings Photographer: Justin DuMutis Photography           © Tampa Bay Weddings [...]

Cake Inspiration: Ivory Tower

click on image to enlarge   Ivory Tower Cake Designer: A Piece of Cake Photographer: Carrie Wildes Photography           © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog | A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication [...]

THE ELEGANT WEDDING SHOWCASE

The Elegant Wedding Showcase Returns To Tampa – not your average bridal show –   Sunday, October 30, 2016 12 PM – 3:30 PM A La Carte Shrine Pavilion 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa, FL 33634 [...]

Recap: The Summer Elegant Wedding Showcase 2016

  The Elegant Wedding Showcase July 31, 2016   Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine hosted its Summer Elegant Wedding Showcase at the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel on Sunday, July 31.  It was another sold out bridal [...]

Real Wedding: Caroline Majeed and Brad Savon

© Voila Cinematic     St. Petersburg Waterfront Home Nuptials   As guests arrived for Caroline and Brad’s wedding at her to parents’ home on Snell Isle, they were guided through a three-part journey of celebration. [...]

Cake Inspiration: Taste of Tuscanny

  Cake Designer: Elise’s Pieces Planner: Table 6 Productions Floral Design: Belle Fleur Studio Photographer: Andi Diamond Photography           © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog  |  A Metro Life Media, Inc. [...]

Love With A Kick At The Davis Islands Garden Club

  Jessie Wilcox and Todd Soplinski   Jessie and Todd met when they each signed up to play adult kickball more than five years ago and ended up on the same team. They fell in love [...]

TRACIE DOMINO – TRACIE DOMINO EVENTS

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   TRACIE DOMINO Tracie Domino Events   Tracie’s stylish expertise and relatable sophistication has earned her the trust of business leaders, professional athletes and countless couples planning [...]

CITRUS INSPIRED CELEBRATION

Citrus Inspired Wedding at The Hotel Zamora   Hotel Zamora’s rooftop puts a spin on traditional beach weddings. You get the view, minus all the sand. There is a 360 degree view from this lush rooftop [...]

Cake Inspiration: Pure White

  Cake Designer: Cakes by Nomeda Wedding Planner: Table 6 Productions Photographer: Andi Diamond Photography         © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog  |  A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication [...]

Cake Inspiration: Pretty In Pink

  Cake Designer: Publix Photographer: Limelight Photography       © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog, A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication   [...]

Cake Inspiration: Tiers Of Joy

  Cake Designer: The Cake Zone Floral Design: FH Weddings and Events Photographer: Andi Diamond Photography           © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog, A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication [...]

Cake Inspiration: Edible Art

  Cake Designer: Elise’s Pieces Photographer: Andi Diamond Photography             © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog, A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication   [...]

Floral Inspiration: Blue Cascade

  Floral Designer: conceptBait Photographer: Limelight Photography     © Tampa Bay Wedding Magazine & Blogs, A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication [...]

Waterfront Wedding at the Grand Hyatt Tampa

A Beautiful Couple Celebrate Their Love Photography by Andi Diamond Photography Kristy and Rhys have been a loving couple for many years, so their family and friends were thrilled to see them tie the knot at [...]

GOWN GUIDE 2016

Dress: Gala by Galia Lahav Couture   The Dream Dress Tampa Bay Weddings’ 2016 Gown Guide  |  By Ronda M. Parag   Searching for the perfect wedding dress should be fun and special. Bring those closest [...]

MELISSA MAGGIORE – ALESSI BAKERY

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   For almost a quarter of a  century now, Melissa Maggiore has been making immaculate confections around Central and Southern Florida. In 2000 she came to Alessi [...]

BROOKE PALMER KUHL – RSBP EVENTS+PR

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   Creating memorable moments begins with inspiration and vision, combined with the ability to make things happen. For over 15 years, Brooke Palmer Kuhl and her team [...]

LAINEY DUNN AND CHRISTINE WEBB – STRAZ CENTER

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   The iconic Straz Center in downtown Tampa is now home to Lainey Dunn and Christine Webb. With more than 15 years of combined experience, this dynamic [...]

FH WEDDINGS & EVENTS

  FH Weddings & Events is a full service creative design company that offers florals + décor. They offer a wide range of services including modern + vintage furniture, draping, lighting + florals. The team specializes [...]

THE ELEGANT WEDDING SHOWCASE RETURNS

The Elegant Wedding Showcase Returns To Tampa –  not your average bridal show  – Sunday, March 6, 2016 12 PM – 3:30 PM Marriott Tampa Westshore 1001 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607   BRIDAL SHOW ADMISSION: [...]

MODERN CHIC

  Modern Chic Cake Designer – It’s Icing on the Cake Wedding Planner – Mariam Tasnim Photographer – Valerie Bogle Photography © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine  |  A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication   [...]

FAIRY TALE BEAUTY

  Fairy Tale Beauty Floral Designer: Botanica International Design & décor Studio Photographer: Vitalic Photo © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog  |  A Metro Life Media, Inc. Publication [...]

TENTED FLORAL PARADISE

  Tented Paradise Floral Designer – Botanica International Design & Décor Studio Event Planner – Camille Williams Photographer – Unrue Wedding Photography     © Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine & Blog  |  A Metro Life Media, [...]

STUNNING BAYSHORE BOULEVARD CEREMONY

  Hillary and Richard   The ceremony and reception was held at Hilary’s parent’s residence on beautiful Bayshore Boulevard in South Tampa. Floral arrangements by Botanica International Design Studio were a strong and beautiful statement made [...]

WHERE IT’S ALL ABOUT LOVE

  Grand Velas Resort in Riviera Maya By Ronda M. Parag   The ideal destination for romance and love is the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Resort in Riviera Maya, located just five minutes from Playa [...]

FH WEDDINGS & EVENTS

| As Seen in Tampa Bay Weddings Magazine |   FH Weddings & Events is a full service creative design company that offers florals + décor. They offer a wide range of services including modern + [...]

CHARITABLE GIFTS AS WEDDING FAVORS

  Charitable Gifts Makes a Unique Wedding Favor Pamper your wedding guests with a special keepsake they can treasure. After all, you want to thank each and every one of them for sharing in your special [...]

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Tampa Bay Weddings is dedicated to the local bridal and event industry in the Bay area. Use this calendar as a guide to many of the Bay Area’s best bridal-related events. © Tampa Bay Weddings [...]

FLORAL DESIGN: SPRING/SUMMER

Magical centerpieces and bridal bouquets are created using a variety of sizes, shapes and textures of florals and greenery  to carry the theme of the wedding from the ceremony to the reception.   Tented Paradise Floral [...]

BRIDAL STYLE TRENDS

On the special day, each bride needs to be true to herself and discover her own style to be comfortable when she walks down the aisle. From a Prada  studded sandal to a pink lip, we’ve [...]

WEDDING CHECKLIST

Congratulations you’re engaged! Wedding bells will be ringing soon, but in the meantime it’s all about the planning. Here’s a helpful 12-month itinerary to make sure your big day goes off without a hitch.     [...]

CHOOSING A PHOTOGRAPHER

  5 Tips For Selecting The Right Photographer       Choosing a photographer can be a risky endeavor. There are so many unknown factors in the process that can easily cause it to become overwhelming. Being well [...]

EASING CAKE CONCERNS

Finding the perfect baker and cake design are as easy as 1, 2, 3       1. Find the Right Baker Shop around. Try to find someone who is open to your ideas and style, [...]

THE NEW COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Special Event Planner, Warren Dietel of Puff ‘n Stuff Events|Catering Shares With Us Two Culinary Executions That Challenge Traditional Thinking In Regards To The “Cocktail Reception.” [...]

WEDDING VENDOR RESOURCE GUIDE

Welcome to the Wedding Vendor Resource Guide A comprehensive list of the wonderful wedding and event vendors in the Metro Tampa Bay area. For more information, or to contact an advertiser, just click on a Category listed.   Fashions [...]

TRANSPORTATION

transportation, valet & travel Allstar Limousine Clearwater 800-345-6614 Ambassador Limousine and Sedan, Inc. Clearwater  727-442-9050 Embassy Limousine 1-888-546-6828 Paradise Limousines Clearwater  727-572-5240 Premier Limousine Tampa 813-272-2212 Royal Limousine Service, Inc. Tampa  813-288-9225 VIP Valet, Inc. Tampa  813-933-6383 Couples [...]

5 DRESS BUYING TIPS

    1. Budget When shopping for a dress, it’s important to remember that you aren’t just paying for the dress. Accessories (such as the headpiece, jewelry, shoes, and lingerie) and alterations can really rack up [...]

GROOM STYLE TRENDS

  A groom in gray says confidence on his way to the altar. Pair the tuxedo with any of these fashionable accessories.     Gray with a Splash of Color Gray is the color of the [...]