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25 wedding color combos you've never seen
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Try one of these fresh wedding color combinations for a style that's anything but bland. More



Vintage circus wedding
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This couple both love the circus and all things vintage, so when it came to their wedding they wanted to have a 1940s circus wedding. More


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Mix and Mingle with Ease!
G.E.T.'s party-friendly plates let your guests enjoy their food while allowing them to mingle easily. PP-975 plate is designed with a slot to hold drink and can be used by both right-handed and left-handed guests. Rimmed and curved edges keep food from sliding. Crafted from break-resistant melamine. NSF approved and dishwasher safe. LEARN MORE


Company helps restaurants, caterers save money
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In the last six months, a new company called Foodservice Advantage has helped Cincinnati-area caterers, country clubs and restaurants save more than $1.5 million on food costs, averaging a discount of 8.8 percent. Father and son Mike and Travis Wiedower, and partner Joe Condit are combining deep experience in the food distribution business with online tools to teach food businesses how to negotiate with suppliers for fairer prices and make their operations more efficient. More

Recipes for spring entertaining
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Find springtime recipes perfect for entertaining. Gather friends and family for simple, crowd-pleasing mains, fresh sides and sweets. More

Vanilla shortage to drive up the price of ice cream
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I scream, you scream, we're all going to be screaming about the price of ice cream. With ice cream season fast approaching, experts have begun to realize that the cost of ice cream could rise 10 percent just in time for the summer months. More

Style file: Inspired by Jonathan Adler
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Jonathan Adler is known for his colorful and quirky approach across all areas of his interior design empire. This feature celebrates his "happy chic" philosophy and translates his style into wedding day ideas. More


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Website offers wide selection of products, supplying caterers, event planners, and food service professionals with items for every event. 24/7 online orders. Fast, economical shipping.
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Stop by Drape Kings booth #113 at Marketplace Expo to see the latest fabrics and colors for pipe and drape, carpet runners, stanchions and LED/Star Drop Drape. MORE


Pocket full of posies birthday party
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Jessica Kirkland writes, "I've been wanting to share this 'Pocket Full of Posies' birthday party for some time now. I'm hoping the charming little details will inspire you; like the denim pocket banners, the paper maché flowers and the handmade vintage-style aprons that went into making my daughter's third birthday extra special." More

Whimsy & fun spring centerpiece
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Mandy Majerik whips up a whimsy & fun spring centerpiece for April's "The Art of Flowers". The designs are created using some of the best Mayesh Certified Awesome Blossoms for the month: cherry blossom branches, French tulips, ranunculus and lilac. More

Wedding industry courts gay couples
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When Amy Rowland and Sharon Werner walk down the aisle in July, they will have spent more than $30,000 for each woman to say "I do." That will cover their two dresses, a rehearsal dinner at a restaurant and a reception for about 120 guests with floral arrangements, a band and a photographer to capture it all. More

The Crowd: Witness to a 'genius'-level fashion show
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Journalists must be cautious when using terms like "genius" and "inspired" to describe any person who is central to a story. Donna Bunce, co-chair of the Chapman gathering, called in advance to explain. "Youngsong will create a fashion show using her table linens, draping them on models, and pinning the fabric, turning the linens into garments," said Bunce with a twinkle in her voice. More


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(Open to the public) Register for the NACE Webinar Series: The Seven Biggest Mistakes Companies Make in Social Media (and How to Avoid Them) on April 18 (2pm ET), $35 (includes recording)
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Join us on Wednesday, April 18 at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT for "The 7 Biggest Mistakes Companies Make in Social Media (and How to Avoid Them)" with social media pioneer, marketing guru and bestselling author, Krista Neher. In this webinar, you'll discover the most common mistakes in social media marketing and how to avoid them. Special bundle discounts available. For more information, click here.





Buy your ticket to attend the Voodoo experience on July 15 in New Orleans! Support the Foundation of NACE at the NACE Experience! 2012 conference
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Get your ticket now to attend the Voodoo experience at Generations Hall on Sunday, July 15 from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. CT. Immediately following the Opening Reception of the NACE Experience! 2012 conference. Tickets are $100. For more information, click here.



Where do the best of the best caterers and event planners go to learn the top trends? NACE Experience! 2012 conference, July 15-18 in New Orleans

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Establish yourself as a successful and sophisticated professional at Experience! 2012. Experience! is a revolutionary conference that attracts professionals from every segment of the market, from caterers, event planners and event professionals, to students and young professionals. For more information, click here.



(NACE Members Only) Current and new members get either the May or June NACE Webinar Series for free! Valued at $35!

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Current NACE members who have never attended a NACE Webinar Series educational webinar can register for either the May or June 2012 webinar for FREE (valued at $35)! As a bonus, webinar participants also receive a recording of the webinar selected. Not a NACE member? Join this month for $395 to qualify for the free webinar. For more information, click here.




 
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