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Save the Dates for Vow Renewals

Save the Date for Summer Vow Renewal

Save the dates for vow renewals can be an absolute necessity for those planning a celebration around a major holiday or during popular vacation times.  Here is a save the date wording example to help you get yours started. Together they have found a friendship, raised a family and built a beautiful marriage. Please join Karie & Michael Barrett as ... Read More »

Questions to Ask Before Reserving Ceremony and Reception Sites

Vow Renewal Ceremony Location

Think you’ve found the perfect ceremony and reception sites? Great!  Now it’s time to make sure.  Virtually every location has its own big list of rules about what you can’t do and what you must do. Use this handy list to make sure that you’re aware of any rules that might interfere with your perfect image of what your day ... Read More »

What Kind of Vow Renewal Celebration Do You Want?

Vow Renewal Celebration

A vow renewal is an important, symbolic event in your marriage, regardless of what has brought you to deciding that reaffirming your commitment to one another is what you want to do. Perhaps you're celebrating a milestone anniversary, have made it through a rough time together, or have been dreaming of having the wedding you always wanted. In addition, you've undoubtedly heard about celebrities' wedding vow renewals including those of Seal and Heidi Klum, Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon, Celine Dion and René Angelil, or Madonna and Guy Ritchie. While the extravagance that celebrities may certainly bring inspiration to your ideas, you may find that you prefer something entirely different that is uniquely yours. This brings us to one of the most wonderful things about a vow renewal, it's pretty much all up to you when it comes to style. The possibilities are nearly endless so sit back, close your eyes, and let your imagination run wild. Where does it take you? Read More »

Vow Renewal Invitation Wording – Couple or Children Hosting Ideas

Reception Only Wording Ideas for Your Vow Renewal Invitation

Wording for your vow invitations should follow a similar style as for weddings or other formal event invitations.  Here are some samples to help you find the perfect wording for your invitations. Read More »

Tips on Selecting Your Guests

Selecting Your Vow Renewal Guests

Just as important as the moment you’ll share with each other when you renew your vows, are the people who will be there with you as witnesses to that moment. Whether you’re renewing your vows after one year or fifty, it is the presence of the people who have graced your life that can make your day even more special ... Read More »

Writing Your Own Vows for Your Vow Renewal Ceremony

Writing Your Own Vows

Renewing your wedding vows is an utterly joyous occasion. After all, you’ve beat the odds and made it through 5, 10, 25, 30 years or more. Even if those years have included some rough patches, you have made it together them together and still in love with each other. Rededicating your lives to one another with a vow renewal is ... Read More »

Candy Buffet Table 101

Candy Buffet Table for Vow Renewal Reception

A candy buffet table can be a delightful feature at your reception. It can act as part of dessert or guest favors. It’s all about adding a little fun, color, and variety to your vow renewal. If you’re wondering how much candy you will need for your candy buffet, a good rule of thumb is to allow for ½ cup ... Read More »

Writing Your Own Vows: Getting Started

Write Your Own Vow Renewal Vows

Many couples choose to write their own vows for their vow renewal ceremony. You two have been through a lot together over the years, so saying something that reflects your history together is a wonderful touch. It’s not uncommon though to find yourself stuck when the time comes to sit down and put words to paper. We’ve put together some ... Read More »

Sample Vows for a Religious Vow Renewal Ceremony

Vows for Religious Vow Renewal Ceremony

Typically for a religious ceremony in a house of worship, the words you will say at your vow renewal will be largely dictated by the officiant and are similar to, if not the same, words you would say at a wedding. In addition, the officiant may make remarks about renewal and include songs or readings that speak specially of lasting ... Read More »

Sample Vows for a Renaissance Theme Vow Renewal

Sample Vows for a Renaissance Theme Vow Renewal

Carrying your Renaissance theme over into your vows is a lovely touch in your vow renewal ceremony! Below is a sample vow that you can personalize and use word for word or feel free to select the lines that you like and create an original vow for your ceremony. To make them yours, simply replace the (name) with your spouse’s ... Read More »