The Everything Green Wedding Book: Plan an elegant, affordable, earth-friendly wedding (Google eBook)

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Everything Books, Nov 17, 2008 - Reference - 304 pages
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Increasingly, brides and grooms are spending their wedding dollars on environmentally friendly products and services. From the dress to the dinner, there are more green options available today than ever before. This book will teach the happy couple just how easy and affordable it is to: choose a stunning environmentally friendly location; create beautiful invitations printed on recycled paper; find the perfect eco-fashion; enjoy a gourmet organic caterer; find the right romantic honeymoon retreat, and more! This fun, informative guide provides all the steps to a beautiful wedding--without leaving a footprint!
  

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Helpful if you are new to the green scene, though did have helpful links to invitation websites. Read full review

Contents

Location Location Location 21 Stay Close to Home 22 The Great Outdoors 24 Organic Orchards
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Elegantly Green Wedding Attire 31 You DontHave to Sacrifice Your Style 32 Natural Materials 33 Reuse
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Vendors That Share Your Vision 151 EcoResponsible Vendors 152 Ethical Practices 153 Simply
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Postwedding Cleanup 197 Its Over Now What? 198 Proper Waste Disposal 199 Recycle What
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Great Green Honeymoons 207 Ecotourism 208 Green Lodging 210 Spa Retreats
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Staying Green after the Honeymoon Is Over 219 Continuing on the Green Path 220 Simple Ways to Incorporate Green
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Make Your Nest EcoFriendly 231 Green Homes 232 Sustainable Furnishings 237 EcoEnergy
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Appendix A Wedding Planning Timeline
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AppendixB Green Resources
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Green Wedding Planning Resources 258 Wedding Attire 258 Eco
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Fabulously Green Favors 270 Green Home Goods 271 Organic Food
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Green Giving 177 Green and EcoFriendly Registries 178 Supplies from Charitable
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Environmentally Friendly Transportation 187 Arrive in EcoStyle 188 Hybrids 190 Alternative Fuels
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Thinking aboutaBaby? 280 Green Homes 282
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About the author (2008)

Wenona Napolitano (Flint, MI) is a writer whose specialty areas include natural health, green living, gardening, crafts, and wedding planning. Her wedding articles have appeared on numerous Web sites, and she is a contributing editor for the Wedding Planning for the Budget Bride and the Natural Health and Beauty sites at GardenandHearth.com. She is a trained bridal consultant and certified floral designer who specializes in weddings. She belongs to several wedding-planning organizations, groups, and online discussion forums. Her passion for natural living is apparent in her life: She practices organic gardening and she and her husband have a small carpet and upholstery cleaning business that uses only natural, nontoxic cleaning products.

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