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This one is for the guys.
Everyone hears about the bride getting ready in her extravagant suite surrounded by her mother, sister, and closest friends. The notions of the something old, something borrowed, and something blue. There are ceremonious aspects to the bride putting on her gown, her veil, and her accessories. Well, just because the male counterparts to this day do not have their own standard customs does not mean that they should be overlooked. In fact, this is the precise reason why they should create their own unique moments.
Sure, most guys can get fully dressed in five minutes flat – perhaps a bit longer if inexperienced with tying a bow tie – so it may seem that there is less ritual involved in this moment, but that’s not the case. There are actually some key moments that happen during this time. True male bonding occurs, for the guys often spend this timeNo comments
Wine glasses are important in any well-stocked and well-equipped bar, a must for those who enjoy good wine. They are also a perfect gift to give and receive. There are many choices out there, so where to start? Some are created purely for style, not substance, so be careful when choosing. Look for glasses that are of thin, clear glass, steering away from those colored or decorative designs! Wine should be appreciated, so don’t hide it behind paint or decals. When in doubt, invest in glasses that are really about the wine, glasses that will enhance the drinking experience.
For those who want the very best, look to Riedel. Simply the winner in the field! Claus Riedel was the inventor of theNo comments
Signature cocktails can be found at practically every wedding these days. Passed martinis, mojitos, Champagne cocktails…you name it, it has been done. If those choices feel a bit clichéd, consider offering the unexpected, taking a libation most commonly associated with backyard barbeques and elevating it a bit. And what is this chic, unpredictable alternative? Well, beer of course.
This is not the average beer out of the bottle, though that is okay too, but rather tasty cocktails made from beer. Yes, they exist. Serving guests a cocktail made from beer is memorable and will take everyone by surprise. It is really a wonderfully unassuming choice.
For something a bit rich and decadent, serve Guinness Floats. Resembling a high-end root beer float, they are Read moreNo comments