Lets Talk Escort Cards


    To Escort Card or not to Escort Card. While escort cards are always a good idea, we strongly recommend them for guest counts over 100. Think of escort cards as a tool to make the transition from H’ors D’oeuvres hour to Reception smooth and speedy. After all, you don’t want your college friend sitting in the front and your … Continued

Behind The Scenes of Stonebridge Manor*

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It takes a team and not just any team to effectively execute a wedding ceremony and reception.  At Stonebridge Manor we pride ourselves on the fact that over the years we have perfected all the details, from the large to the smallest details that it takes to deliver a wedding that leaves wedding guests and couples amazed. Wonder who trims … Continued

Eat, Drink, & Be Married!

| Ceremony

  Happy Thursday! Kicking off the festivities here at Stonebridge Manor for the weekend! With all the hustle and bustle that happens on your wedding day, often times you forget to eat or drink! Well, we want to make sure that does NOT happen! It is crucial for you and your groom to be well hydrated & energized to help carry … Continued

Real Wedding vs. Styled Shoot

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A must read for brides everywhere! Our resident photographer phenom Courtney Lively shares her insights on what to really expect from your photographer on your wedding day! Check out the link: Understanding the Difference Between Real Wedding Days and Styled Wedding Shoots


| Arizona Wedding Venues

Here at Stonebridge Manor, were in the business of making your dream day a reality! One way that we do that is by offering some amazing Service Packages that provide all of the essential wedding elements in one-stop-shop. We have been in the business of kicking off “happily ever afters” for almost 2 decades now and with all of our … Continued

Real Wedding: Elizabeth & Andy

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Elizabeth and Andy were married at Stonebridge Manor in the Garden Pavilion this past April. They were one of the absolutely sweetest couples to work with and we really enjoyed making their vision a reality. Elizabeth was a stunning bride, I mean that dress, those shoes, the veil – in love! Andy shinned up pretty nicely too looking very dapper … Continued

Real Wedding: Amanda & David

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Amanda and David tied the knot in the Manor Courtyard of Stonebridge Manor this past April. We are absolutely obsessed with all of the details that Amanda put together and the personalized touches she brought to make their day just that much more special. I could go on and on about how much we love her dress, the flowers, the … Continued

How to ask the ladies?

| Bridesmaids

Have you been wondering how to ask your closest ladies to be a bridesmaid? Welp, here are some creative ideas to help you out!   1.) ‘Tie the Knot’ Ring! Dainty Knot Ring (Available on Etsy) to ask bridesmaid: “I’m getting ready to tie the knot, And I hope you know I love you a lot! I’ve got my ring, … Continued

VENDOR ADVICE: Engagement Photos

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Today’s advice comes from Courtney Lively regarding your ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS! Hi Bride and Grooms! Courtney here, from Courtney Lively Photography. I’m taking some time today to connect with you guys regarding your engagement sessions. [What’s that you say….? Your nervous!? Oh don’t be silly! We’re going to have a blast – and I’m going to make you look good!] That … Continued

Unplugged Weddings

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Please know- we’re very biased here. But if you’d like to take our advice on an unplugged wedding- do it 🙂 You have paid for a fabulous photographer and perhaps even a videographer. The last thing you need in the background of your gorgeous photos/videos are PEOPLE TAKING PICTURES. Seriously. It just takes all of the dreamy-ness and romance out … Continued