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Questions to Ask Before You Choose a Wedding Venue

Choosing a right wedding venue is important. Whether you choose wedding venues or wedding reception venues, you need to get full information about them. You can figure out which is the right and suitable wedding venue for you, when you have the detailed information about venue. In order to find out information, you need to ask some questions to venue managers, such as:

General questions:

  • Whether they have an on site wedding coordinator?
  • How many weddings are there in such wedding venue?
  • What type of decoration they provide?
  • How many rooms they provide for bridal party guests?
  • Whether they provide in house caterer?
  • Do they provide all facilities which you require?
    How the cancellation policy will be?
  • Are there over time charges?
  • Do they provide videographer, musician, photographer?

Food related questions:

  • Whether they provide catering?
  • Are there extra charges to catering service?
  • At what time evening meal will be served?

Finance questions:

  • What is the deposit amount to pay for venue?
  • Whether do they provide written contract?
  • In Which way payment can be accepted like credit card, cash or bank draft and others?

Management questions:

  • Do they provide the manager on wedding day?
  • Do staff set up the tables?
  • These are the questions you need to ask the manager of the venue, before you book such venue.

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General Applications of Glow sticks

Glow sticks are thought to be used for celebration and party purposes. However, they have their applications in many ways. Glow sticks are waterproof and inexpensive. No heat is generated from them and can be disposed reasonably. Hence they can be used for many purposes. Let us know about some uses of glow sticks.

Practical uses:
Military forces, campers, and recreational divers driving at night time can use glow sticks which can be used as light sources and markers. They can also be used by hunters and paintball players. Glow sticks also are used in medical applications.

Emergency and Safety:
A glow stick is considered to be the first and ideal light source used immediately at situations such as earthquake, hurricane, tornado, or any other emergency situations. Illumination of dark theaters’ hallways and pathways can be done using glow sticks. In order to increase visibility and safety, they can be used by local police. Green colored sticks are used for emergency and safety purposes.

Entertainment:
Glow sticks are used for entertainment and recreational purposes. A form of dancing with glow sticks is called glowsticking. It is considered as one of the most widely known uses in popular culture and are generally used at parties, raves, concerts, and dance clubs. Balloon-carried light effects are another means of aesthetic usage of glow sticks.

Glow sticks can be used for decoration of cool parties. Toys with glow sticks are also liked by children. Glow sticks provide entertainment in the dark. Late night parties can be made attractive by use of glow sticks.

Military Uses:
A formula of glow stick that uses infrared radiation can be used in conjunction with night vision devices and near-infrared sensitive cameras. For illumination purposes during target marking, equipment and location mapping, and others can be done by glow sticks in police and law enforcement.

Apart from these above mentioned areas, glow sticks can be used for many other purposes. Their application is not limited to certain fields.

Selecting Gift for Your Bridal Party

Selecting the gifts for your bridal party is a difficult task. Every one has different tastes, likes and dislikes. The gift should express the appreciation of their participation in your ceremony. The following instructions will help you to select the right gifts for the groomsmen and bridesmaids.

  • First list the names of people who are going to attend and also include the bridesmaids and groomsmen in your bridal party.
  • Decide how much money you are going to spend and to whom, accordingly prepare a budget.
  • Search the internet for the online wedding gifts store to get some gift ideas for your bridal party. Think about your friends’ hobbies, favorite colours, their likes and dislikes. These may help you to get an idea about gifts.
  • Write down the 5 potential gift ideas which you have in your mind and find the gift. Before you go to store check the prices in online whether they mach your budget.
  • The gifts which you are going to give to your friends should fit with the theme of the wedding while expressing the joys. If you choose any specific theme, try to incorporate it in the gifts in your ceremony.
  • Ensure that the gift should incorporate something about you and your relationship into the gifts, which you are going to give. You should follow ideas which are environmental friendly, like you put gifts in reusable bags.
  • You may select different gifts based on their favorite colors and hobbies, hot trends. Your selection of gifts should match your group personality, hobbies, style. If You want personalize each gifts with their name or initials to make it more special.
  • Write your personal thank on every gift in bridal party.

These are instructions are to be followed while purchasing gifts to groomsmen and bridesmaids in bridal party.

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