Venue Visit :: Royal Palms Resort and Spa

Venue Visit :: Royal Palms Resort and Spa

Today’s Venue Visit takes us to the Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Scottsdale!
This hidden gem is a long time Phoenix destination hotel that began as an estate for the Cooke family in the 1920s. It’s Spanish Colonial-inspired design definitely makes it stand apart from other typically Southwestern venues here in the Valley. Royal Palms has multiple spaces to hold your event, including beautiful indoor salons, hidden gardens, an orange grove, and a spacious lawn with a mountain as it’s backdrop. Plus they have estate rooms, suites, casitas, and villas so your guests can stay on property!

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Wedding Planning vs. Wedding Coordination

Wedding Planning vs. Wedding Coordination

Planning your wedding is a big task!
There are two main services to consider when hiring a professional to help with your wedding: Wedding Planning and Wedding Coordination. These terms are often used interchangeably and go by many different names so it is important to know what you need.

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Wedding Movies I Adore

Wedding Movies I Adore

Wedding planning is stressful!
You need a break, which is why you should stop what you are doing, gather up some friends, and watch some of these classic wedding flicks! Seeing other people go through crazy, hilarious wedding scenarios will definitely make you giggle and will hopefully make your planning seem a little easier.

Here are some wedding movies I could watch again and again!

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Wedding Budgets - A Must Have!

Wedding Budgets - A Must Have!

Before you go dress shopping, suit shopping or choose your wedding party, deciding on a wedding budget should be first on your list.
We know, it’s not the most exciting task ever, but weddings are a big investment. The clearer you are on your budget from the start, the easier it will be to make decisions throughout the planning process.

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Things Your Wedding Photographer Wants to Know

Things Your Wedding Photographer Wants to Know

Almost every wedding website out there has a list of “must have photos on your wedding day”.
Most of these lists write out every single typical photo that a photographer may take during the entire day. But what if I told you a little secret? You don’t need these lists! Instead, hire a photographer that you trust to capture your entire day as moments in a story, not just shots off a list. 

So what should you communicate to your photographer?
Awesome Phoenix wedding photographers, Keith and Melissa Pitts, have two simple pieces of advice.

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Venue Visit :: Warehouse 215

Venue Visit :: Warehouse 215

In a city as big as Phoenix, trying to narrow down a venue for your event can be stressful.
There are so many places and they all offer different experiences. Inside, outside, resort, farm, industrial...the choices can make your head spin!
We want to help you narrow down your choices by showing off some of the venues we love. Venue Visits to the rescue! We hope that you will fall in love with something you see here and your venue search will become much easier!
So first up...our friends over at Warehouse 215!

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