wedding planning

Unique Wedding Invitations to Wow Your Guests

Unique Wedding Invitations to Wow Your Guests

Who shall we invite to the wedding? This can be a tricky question for betrothed couples far and wide. Your budget can have a big influence on your guest list, as can your personal preferences. Whether you want to keep things informal and low-key or push the boat and go for a big and bold affair, chances are you will want to send out invitations to let your guests know about your forthcoming nuptials.

Should I Hire A Videographer Too?

Should I Hire A Videographer Too?

You’ve sorted out the photographer and have thought long and hard about the type of wedding pictures you would like to commemorate your special day. Photographs are great for capturing certain moments – and you can look back fondly at pictures of your chosen wedding cars, outfits, your wedding party, the guests, flowers etc. However, they can’t catch more than just a moment. For this you will need a wedding video – a mini-movie perfectly depicting the mood of the day and every special part of it.

Why Are Wedding Photographers So Expensive?

Why Are Wedding Photographers So Expensive?

It’s important to get some gorgeous snaps of your special day. You can look back in your twilight years and remember what a fabulous celebration you had (and marvel at how gorgeous you and your partner were when you were pert, well-dressed and all loved up)! You will also want to share your photographs with your nearest and dearest, work colleagues, neighbors, friends-of-friends, in fact anyone who you can get to take a look!

Organizational Must Haves for Brides

Organizational Must Haves for Brides

Getting married? Then getting organized is a must. There are a few key elements you need to decide on before you get to the frilly extras. These include: When will your wedding be? What type of wedding will you go for? Where will you get married? Who will be in your wedding party?

Wedding Dresses Should I Consider a Pre-Owned Gown?

Wedding Dresses  Should I Consider a Pre-Owned Gown?

Just because you want to look and feel like a million dollars on your wedding day, doesn’t mean that you want to actually spend that much on your dress. You obviously want to look stunning, it’s your big day and all eyes should be on you as you coast down the aisle to meet your groom.

How Much Wedding Can We Afford?

How Much Wedding Can We Afford?

Last year, the average U.S wedding cost around $30,000 with approximately 140 guests attending to enjoy the special day with the bride and groom. That’s a lot of hard earned dollars to sink into a celebration, so how do you make sure you get value for the money and end up with the wedding of your dreams?

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!

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…

How to Throw an Unforgettable Bridal Shower

How to Throw an Unforgettable Bridal Shower

The busy bride-to-be is racing around trying to make sure that the “to do” list is on target for the big “I do.” The bridal shower presents a fabulous opportunity for her to relax and hand over the organizer’s reins (albeit briefly). The bride-to-be gets to share pre-wedding excitement (and nerves) with the lovely ladies in her life. In turn, they shower the bride-to-be with thoughtful gifts and profound wisdom.

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!