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Bachelorette Party Planning Basics

Posted on Dec 8, 2015 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

Bachelor parties have been a wedding tradition since the so-called Olden Days, when they gave the groom a chance to “sow his wild oats” before marriage. We are well out of that dark age (thank goodness!), and these days women celebrate imminent weddings with their closest pals too. Need a little primer on bachelorette party planning? Who Hosts? Virtually anyone can host a bachelorette party. Often the maid of honor and bridesmaids, who are close to the bride, do the honors, but any friend, relative (a cousin, for example), or even coworkers who feel the urge can plan this party....

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Wedding Idea: Bucket List Box

Posted on Oct 8, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Weddings and Party Articles

Every bridal couple looks to make their big day not only memorable, but also unique and tailored to them. Shining Star Photo Booth not only ignites your big day with memories captured by each guest along with an evening of entertainment, but we also share with you our many event and wedding ideas on enhancing your big day. One such idea is to host a “Bucket List Box” where guests can leave ideas, challenges, and goals for your upcoming life together as husband and wife. These ideas are a wonderful source of inspiration and a great way to plan out some really fun future trips and...

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5 Star Award for Shining Star Photo Booth

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 in All Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News

Each year, the folks at Thumbtack identify companies that they believe have achieved exceptional client satisfaction and 5 star review success in their business category. These are companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and assure them flawless event services. These exceptional companies are the best in class when it comes to event services. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category, with an emphasis on client review ratings and customer satisfaction. The 2015 Thumbtack Award...

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Shining Star Photo Booth Receives 2015 Best of York Award

Posted on Sep 9, 2015 in All Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News

Press Release Best of York FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Shining Star Photo Booth Receives 2015 Best of York Award York Award Program Honors the Achievement YORK August 12, 2015 — Shining Star Photo Booth has been selected for the 2015 Best of York Award in the Event Entertainers category by the York Award Program. Each year, the Best of York Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers...

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Choosing the right bridal party

Posted on Aug 24, 2015 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

How do I choose my bridal party? Planning your wedding requires a lot of decision making. From choosing the venue, picking your dress, the invites, choosing a cake, picking your colors, and so much more; few are more important than choosing your bridesmaids and groomsmen. They are the folks that will be by your side on one of the most important days of your life, so naturally, you want to choose wisely. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the task, here are the five crucial questions to ask yourself as you choose your bridal party.   1. How big is the wedding and reception going to...

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5 Elements of a Rustic or Vintage Wedding

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

The 5 Elements of a Rustic or Vintage Wedding Theme   The Central Pennsylvania area is seasoned with many rustic and vintage style venues. With the area’s many historic buildings and country farmlands, it is no wonder the rustic and vintage theme is so popular. There are six primary elements that make up a wedding theme. They are wedding location, your wedding stationary, your wedding dress, the wedding flowers, the wedding venue décor, and finally the wedding cake. Everything else easily fits around these elements. For example, the DJ, your food choices, and the photo booth...

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