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Mar19

Vendors We Adore: Barbara Talevich of West Side Bakery

We have been working with Barbara Talevich and The West Side Bakery for years, and their inclusion as one of the Vendors We Adore is very plainly long overdue. The West Side Bakery is a versatile, full-service bakery — delicious cookies, occasional...
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Mar17

Vendors We Adore: Melanie Tindell of Oak and Honey Events

We first met Melanie Tindell of Oak & Honey Events in the spring of last year.  She had been working with the team at Supa Fresh and reached out to us after the show to get together for dinner to talk about our businesses. Justin and I met for dinner...
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Mar05

Thanks for Visiting Us at the 2015 JStyle Weddings Event at the Metropolitan at the 9!

Masters of Ceremonies: Justin and Anna-Jeannine “DJ AJ9” Herman, W.E.D.® hosting the 2015 Something New Entertainment Booth.  Lighting and Sound Design by Something New Entertainment.  Photo by Michael C. Butz, Lifestyle Editor, Jstyle...
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Feb19

A Sophisticated Fairytale at the Tudor Arms

We were first introduced to Erik, a police officer, and Kristen, a physical therapist, through some colleagues who we greatly admire — the wonderful staff at the Historic Tudor Arms Hotel (by Doubletree). After speaking with Erik and Kristen about...
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Feb10

Vendors We Adore: Cassandra Fear of Fear’s Confections

Photo by Bob Perkoski.  Happy Valentine’s Day!  This year, I got you a hot lead on a sweet shoppe that’s really something extra-special!  I first met Cassandra Fear of Fear’s Confections while serving as the DJ and MC for the 2014...
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Feb05

Vendors We Adore: Makeup Artist Maggie Kleinman of MKleinman Artistry

  In the lineup of an event day, if we ever see the makeup artists we work with, it’s usually not until weeks or months after an event — once the photographs of the day have been released by the photographer.  The reason is simple:...
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Jan29

Vendors We Adore: Kristin Fortney Yoho of Totally Cooked Catering

  We’ve enjoyed the food at Totally Cooked for years, and we admire the folks there, too.  They’re good people with a lot of care for what they do and a lot of culinary flair!     We first met Head Chef and Grand Poo-Bah...
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Jan20

What’s the WED® Credential All About?

The Wedding Entertainment Director® or WED® title is a designation associated with the only peer-reviewed application process in our industry.  That process often spans several months or even years, due to the high-standards assessment, detailed...
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Aug28

Event Review: Ellen and Jason’s Classic Amber Wedding Shindig at Rosemont Country Club

On Saturday, June 15, 2013, DJ Heather G. had the pleasure of serving as Master of Ceremonies, providing sound design, and designing lighting for Ellen and Jason’s wedding reception at Fairlawn’s own Rosemont Country Club.  The ceremony took...
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Aug14

Vendors We Adore: David Corey of David Corey Photography

We first met David Corey of David Corey Photography at an informal gathering of a photography club (that we tag along with sometimes because of their cool membership), but it wasn’t until a few years later that we first got to work with David at...
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