PLANNING

Engagement tips no-one told you – yet

Not that there aren’t enough on your planning checklist already, but with today’s post we want to highlight the secrets that will extensively make your engagement more smooth. If your wedding journey has fewer bumps in the road, you can arrive at the altar feeling your best and most prepared! RelatedEverything you need to know […]

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PLANNING

7 updates to modernize your wedding planning checklist

You are counting down the days until you both say “I do,” and have accomplished some fun parts of the preparations such as wedding dress browsing, deciding on color theme and who will be your bridesmaids. But as you might have realized, wedding preps can be challenging! If you since having seen the wedding checklist […]

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PLANNING

How to save on your wedding venue and reception

It is hard to get away from the fact that the venue and reception is often the biggest portion of your wedding budget. Seating and feeding all your guests, as well as providing entertainment and beverages, can eat up to 60% of the total wedding budget. In this post you’ll find clever ways for ensuring […]

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PLANNING, STYLING

8 Essential Wedding Venue Search Tips

Who is to say which is the right wedding venue is for you? Well – no other than yourself. Whether you opt for a barn or a ball room (or create a ballroom inside a barn), either location could be the perfect venue. What matters is that it fits with your vision and desired wedding ambiance […]

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PLANNING

How to write the Perfect Wedding Guest List

    Creating the guest list may come as the first big challenge on your journey towards marriage.  A wedding is a joyous opportunity for two families to come together. To make it happen, there will be a lot of balancing of budgets, logistics and wills, and pulling it all together (hopefully without falling out with […]

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PLANNING

Questions You Must Ask Your Wedding Vendors – Free Work sheet

Your vendors are essentially the corner stones of your wedding, and therefore it is fundamental to find those that you feel confident in to involve on your Special Day. They are in charge of many elements and practicalities and your wedding would not be possible without them. Your vendors are (or at least should be) […]

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PLANNING

Your wedding planning start-off point

There are so many ways to get married – just have a quick look at Pinterest, wedding blogs or your giant feed of insta wedding inspiration. If you have a fixed idea already, deciding where and when your wedding should take place and designing how it should look like could be as easy as 1+1 […]

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BRIDAL

This is the Real Bridezilla + How You Tame Her

Just as you thought you had your bridesmaids outfits under control, someone slips the B-ZILLA word,  that dreaded cliché  assuming you have turned into a to-be-wed version of Godzilla.  Maybe you genuinely acted freakish, or they simply didn’t recognize what you are going through. It is easy to label when you display uncharacteristic manners, but they […]

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PLANNING

How to Cure Wedding Planning stress

Having been a bride-to-be for nearly 6 months, I have definitely had moments of despair and disbelief, especially in the last month or so which proved more challenging in ways I could have never expected. First it looked like my mum suddenly wasn’t going make it because of requiring surgery. My maid of honour had […]

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PLANNING

Elopement Weddings – pros and cons

Wedding planning is the best thing ever for some – and the worst for others. Not every bride and groom are smitten by the idea of a big celebration with a hundred or more of people around them. Your personalities, priorities and your lust for adventure might just make it more sensible to elope as […]

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