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Cool Online Tools That Will Simplify Your Wedding Planning

So you’re getting married now it’s time to plan and manage the wedding. With all the new opportunities to manage it online we thought we would take a look at some of the options currently available. We like http://www.google.com/weddings/ because it covers everything you need on one dashboard. But let’s see what Elizabeth Mitchel a […]

Six Wedding Invitation Mistakes to Avoid

In The Emily Post Institute’s latest book, Emily Post’s Wedding Etiquette: 6th Edition, Emily’s great-great-granddaughters Anna and Lizzie Post tackle modern-day wedding questions that the original etiquette expert never could’ve dreamed about, from how to use (wisely) use technology, the rules for same-sex weddings, and much more. Here, the fourth generation of Posts tackle the […]

Castle in the Clouds

A spectacular wedding venue is Castle in the Clouds. It showcases one of a kind views of Lake Winnipesaukee while being amidst the mountains in the picturesque lakes region of New Hampshire. This is the perfect stage to bring Sperry Tents. The natural beauty of the lakes region, blended with the simple elegance of Sperry […]

The Value of a Wedding Planner

There are many blogs and articles out there about the virtues and benefits of hiring a wedding planner. Not surprisingly, most of these are written by wedding planners or wedding planning companies, but the best, and most honest, are written by couples who wish that they had hired a planner or scrambled to hire one […]

Pantone Color Institute™ Color of the Year

Every year there are colors that are “hot” and colors that are “not”. It seems that the color palates that were all the rage even 5 years ago seem outdated today. It’s especially fascinating working in the wedding and event industry to see the evolution of color and how it’s used. The Pantone Color Institute™ […]

The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport, Maine

At Sperry Tent Seacoast one our favorite locations to work is The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport, Maine. Working at the Nonantum Resort makes my job enjoyable because of the wide open event space and a vintage seacoast landscape that is second to none. The authentic combination of Sperry Tents on the waterfront features a simple […]

10 Unspoken Marriage Rules

Stick to these guidelines, even though you didn’t vow to at your wedding By Dawn Papandrea for Woman’s Day Every married person knows to be faithful, stay truthful and be there for her partner through good times and bad—they’re in the wedding vows, after all. But most seasoned couples would admit that some unspoken rules […]

Unique Wedding Sites in Portsmouth New Hampshire

Moffatt-Ladd House and Garden: 154 Market St., Portsmouth, 603-436-8221, www.moffattladd.org *A National Historic Landmark; Georgian mansion with private terraced formal gardens and newly-renovated ”warehouse” rental available for weddings and functions. Located near the Hilton Garden Inn/Downtown Portsmouth (100 High St., 603-431-1499, www.portsmouthdowntown.stayhgi.com) and the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel (250 Market St., 603-431-2300,www.sheratonportsmouth.com) Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion: 375 Little Harbor Rd., Portsmouth, 603-436-6607, www.nhstateparks.org  *A National Historic Landmark […]

Happy Holidays!

Thank you for being our customer. We look forward to continuing our relationship in the coming year. All the best to you and your family. Sperry Tents Seacoast | 436 Shattuck Way, Newington, NH | 03801-7838 | Phone: 603-778-9838www.sperrytentsseacoast.com

The 10 Mistakes Couples Make When Booking Their Honeymoons

The honeymoon is a much-needed respite after months of wedding planning. For many couples, it’s also the trip of a lifetime — the first long, exotic trip taken together. Heaven, right? Not always. Believe it or not, it is possible to do it wrong, thanks to ill-timed bookings, too-small budgets and more. We consulted a […]