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Melo-D Productions – “Make You Dance Kinda Music”

Melo-D Productions – “Make You Dance Kinda Music”

“Music is my passion. My passion for music came from dancing which is how I got my logo ‘Make You Dance Kind-A Music,'” says Derek DePiazza of Melo-D Productions. “Keeping up with the new music and what people like to dance to is what we focus on.” Derek and April...

The Top 5 Reasons to Choose an Outdoor Wedding Venue

The Top 5 Reasons to Choose an Outdoor Wedding Venue

Where are you getting married?   This is one of the most common questions you will receive upon announcing your engagement, and it’s not so easy to answer. Your venue will set the tone, look, and feel of your wedding, so it’s a crucial decision.   The view,...

Spotlight on DJ Shayna

Spotlight on DJ Shayna

DJ Shayna is an open format DJ, which means she plays all kinds of music. She is a music lover whose clients know to have a quick response time and a very professional manner. She works as a DJ for weddings and charities for the most part but does do all kinds of...

Getting Married? 8 Useful Tips to Help You Save Money!

Getting Married? 8 Useful Tips to Help You Save Money!

As you know, the business of weddings is a multi-million dollar industry, and as you start planning your wedding, you’ll find that you can spend money on things that you never even knew you wanted. It could take quite a bit in order to accomplish that perfect look you...

Focus on Ashton Imagery, Featured Wedding Photographer

Focus on Ashton Imagery, Featured Wedding Photographer

When choosing a photographer to capture your special day, you want somebody with the style you like and the personality to add to your day. Kayla Ashton Webb from Ashton Imagery is a talented and enthusiastic photographer who will provide amazing photos and lots of...

Featured Wedding DJ: Steve Allard

Featured Wedding DJ: Steve Allard

Want your wedding or event to be the talk of the town? DJ Steve Allard is the man that can make that happen. Steve Allard is well-known throughout California and was voted KCRA A-List Top 5 and "Best of Yuba Sutter." With close to 34 years of experience working in the...

How to Make Your Own Wedding Veil in 5 Easy Steps

How to Make Your Own Wedding Veil in 5 Easy Steps

Did you know that the average wedding costs around $22,500?! It may be difficult to wrap your mind around that figure, but when you factor in entertainment, food, drinks, your dress, and the photographer, you can see how costs really start to add up.   Plus, if...

Featured Wedding Bartender: The Drunken Burro

Featured Wedding Bartender: The Drunken Burro

Want to add a fun and unique component to your engagement party, wedding day, or special event? The Drunken Burro is just the thing!   The Drunken Burro is a dry-hire mobile bartending service. You bring the drinks, and their skilled and certified bartender will...

Achieve the Wedding Theme of Your Dreams

Achieve the Wedding Theme of Your Dreams

Choosing a theme for your wedding can be difficult, as your theme will set the tone for the big day and guide every design decision made from that point forward. There are so many choices, and you can go a little crazy looking at wedding themes on Pinterest, in bridal...

How to Pick Wedding Flowers for Your Budget & Theme

How to Pick Wedding Flowers for Your Budget & Theme

When it's time to plan your wedding, there are a lot of decisions to be made. One important part of your wedding is the flowers. They can help in creating the ambiance you desire. Many brides aren't sure where to begin when it comes to finding and identifying what...

Featured Wedding DJ: Music Xpress

Featured Wedding DJ: Music Xpress

One of the essential elements of a wedding is the music. From your ceremony music to dancing music at the reception, it sets the mood and conveys who you are as a couple. You want to feel confident that your DJ knows just what you want and expect on your special day....

5 Amazing Features of the Rough & Ready Vineyards

5 Amazing Features of the Rough & Ready Vineyards

Are you looking for a beautiful outdoor wedding venue for your rustic barn wedding? Rough & Ready Vineyards is a premier Nevada County outdoor wedding venue location. Located in the scenic Sierra Nevada Foothills and close to Lake Tahoe, this location is a treasure...

It’s Time to Schedule Your Special Wedding Day

It’s Time to Schedule Your Special Wedding Day

Here at the Rough & Ready Vineyards, we're optimistic that the summer and fall of 2021 will be the seasons for weddings this year. We understand that many of you have been holding off on scheduling your wedding date. But now that we can see the light at the end of...

Getting Married?  How to Choose a Wedding Date During Coronavirus

Getting Married? How to Choose a Wedding Date During Coronavirus

Picking a date for a wedding used to be relatively simple, but now, in the days of the Coronavirus, there are many more things to take into account before being able to make that crucial decision.   There are a few things to consider as you begin planning your...

10+ Tips for Your Unforgettable Summer Wedding Celebration

10+ Tips for Your Unforgettable Summer Wedding Celebration

Getting married in the summertime can elicit thoughts of warm days, bright flowers, clear skies, and an easy-breezy wedding. However, there are a few things you may want to consider if having your wedding during the hot summer months to make sure that you, your...

Do Yourself a Favor: 17 Unique Wedding Favor Ideas

Do Yourself a Favor: 17 Unique Wedding Favor Ideas

Planning a wedding can be stressful, but one of the more fun tasks is deciding what kind of party favor you want to provide for your wedding guests. Every couple is different, so your party favor can reflect something personal about you and your spouse, a symbol of...