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Whose Parents Pay for the Wedding?

Whose Parents Pay for the Wedding?

If you are busy thinking about your wedding you have probably got lots of wonderful ideas about the big day itself. There’s so much to discuss and decide on – what date to get hitched, where to tie the knot, and tons of other important stuff that is required to ensure your wedding goes off with a bang. What with outfits, flowers, and cakes, the list seems endless, and at the back of your mind you realize that your wedding day is going to cost quite a few dollars!

Charitable Donations v. Wedding Gifts

Charitable Donations v. Wedding Gifts

If you have been with your fiancé for some time chances are you already have cupboards full of glasses, stacks of fluffy towels, a mountain of pots and pans and enough photo-frames to showcase every one of your cutesy couple pics. You don’t want to sound like you are being ungrateful, but you really don’t want or need any more household whatnots. So, what do you request for your wedding day gift?

The Role that Ushers Play

The Role that Ushers Play

One of the most famous Usher’s of our time sang…“What ya’ll know about a…supermodel?!” Talented songwriter, singer, dancer and actor, Usher Raymond IV, who wouldn’t love him to attend their wedding? The first dance would be awesome…

Who throws the bridal shower?

Who throws the bridal shower?

Before the happy ever after, there needs to be ridiculous amounts of fun and laughter, girly gossip and pretty gifts. That’s where the bridal shower comes in and it’s the perfect opportunity for nearest and dearest to gather around the bride-to-be and share in the pre-wedding excitement.

Will You Be My Maid of Honor?

Will You Be My Maid of Honor?

The bride should choose her maid of honor with care, this pivotal role should be given to her nearest and dearest friend. There’s more to it than just wandering down the aisle, straightening the brides train. This is a role that carries a lot of responsibility, the brides right-hand-woman, the maid of honor needs to be cool, calm and collected. Chief problem solver, organizer, supporter and listener, the maid of honor is there to keep order and make sure the bride doesn’t go crazy!

Welcome to Our Wedding Live and Unplugged

Welcome to Our Wedding  Live and Unplugged

How about this for a bizarre concept? Wedding guests arrive at the wedding venue and witness the whole amazing day through their own eyes, not through the lens of their cameras or mobile phones. No click-click-clicking or standing up and leaning over Great Auntie’s colossal hat trying to get the perfect shot. Just total, uninterrupted enjoyment of the wedding, live and happening right there in front of their eyes.

Should I Have an Indoor or Outdoor Wedding?

Should I Have an Indoor or Outdoor Wedding?

The sun on your face as you delicately tread across manicured lawns, before exchanging vows under a blossom sprinkled pagoda. Or perhaps a terrace, with the bluest ocean and cloudless sky as your backdrop for the day. 

Should I Hire A D.J Or A Band For My Wedding?

Should I Hire A D.J Or A Band For My Wedding?

How can you make sure your wedding reception goes with a swing? After the “I do’s” are done and the canapes have been savored, it will surely be time to bring on the music. Should you hire a DJ or a band for your wedding?