The Bride Guide

The Bride Guide
The Bride Guide is a resource for brides (and grooms too!) during their wedding planning process. It includes tips on putting together the perfect day, and interviews with pros in the wedding industry. Support this podcast:

Bridal Hair
Apr 9 • 38 min
In this episode, Nicole interviews hairstylist Sam Klingner of Sweet Hair Peace about the best ways to prepare your hair for your wedding day. They discuss recent hair trends, reasons you want to do a hair trial in advance, and suggestions for your…
From Vendor to Bride
Apr 2 • 34 min
In this episode, Nicole talks about the wedding planning process with Nicole and Chris, a couple going through the steps right now in preparation for their June wedding. They discuss the hardest challenges the couple has experienced so far, what they have…
Wedding Florals
Mar 26 • 43 min
In this episode, Nicole talks all things wedding florals with Betina of Betina’s at Parkview. Betina is an amazing florist located in South Jersey. They go over what it’s like running a busy flower shop in the wedding industry and some tips couples will…
Destination Weddings and Elopements
Mar 19 • 39 min
In this episode, Nicole discusses planning for a destination wedding with friend and fellow photographer Heather Pszwaro. Heather and her husband eloped to Hawaii for their destination wedding and she has some tips to share with those considering a…
Wedding Planning Resources and General Wedding Day Tips
Mar 12 • 22 min
In this shorter episode, Nicole outlines some helpful wedding planning resources and websites, and also discusses some general wedding day tips that you may not have thought of that don’t necessarily fit into a specific category. For show notes, visit…
Wedding Invitations and Stationery
Mar 5 • 32 min
In this episode, Nicole discusses wedding invitations and other signage you can incorporate into your wedding day with graphic designer Megan Bassant of MKCreative. Learn about some fun ideas to make your theme cohesive and make your wedding reflect your…
Bridal Makeup
Feb 26 • 46 min
In episode 7, Nicole covers all things makeup with makeup artist Eva of Make Me Up Eva. Learn some tips on when to do your makeup trial, different makeup options, and how to schedule out your makeup times for all your girls (and sometimes guys - as we…
Do I Need a Wedding Planner?
Feb 19 • 53 min
In this episode, Nicole chats with Stephanie Mezey of Written in the Stars Events about why you may need a wedding planner to help plan your big day! Find out why “day of” coordination is a lot more than showing up the day of, and the various types of…
How to Make Family Photos Run Smoothly
Feb 12 • 16 min
In this episode, Nicole discusses some tips for making sure your formal family photos run smoothly on your wedding day. Find out the best times to hold your family photo session, how long you should reserve for these photos, and a simple method for making…
Getting Ready Must Haves
Feb 5 • 21 min
Have a pen and paper ready to take some notes for this one as Nicole discusses a number of helpful things to have on hand on your wedding day, from emergency kit items to some things you’d never think of, to make sure you’re fully prepared for anything…
Should I Do a First Look?
Jan 29 • 23 min
Are you torn on whether or not you want to do a “first look” on your wedding day? Find out the pros and cons of doing a first look and tips for making that decision in this episode! Follow Melanie Cassie Photography on her website, Instagram and Facebook.…
Engagement Sessions
Jan 22 • 45 min
In this episode, Nicole chats with best friend and fellow photographer Melanie Cudnik about their tips for engagement sessions. They cover why you should do an engagement session with your wedding photographer, what time of year and day is ideal for…
About The Bride Guide Podcast
Jan 14 • 10 min
This episode is a sneak peek into what you can expect from The Bride Guide Podcast. More information on The Bride Guide, including instructions for subscribing to the podcast and all show notes, can be found on the website: —-…
Introducing The Bride Guide Podcast
Dec 6, 2018 • 1 min
The introduction to The Bride Guide Podcast, coming in 2019! Follow along on Instagram at @brideguidepodcast for all the announcements! —- Support this podcast: