But a new trend is also gaining popularity: financial gift registries.We don't mean merely slipping money into a card, intended for use on some household purchase or honeymoon expense; these types of registries are designed to provide donations … [Read more...] about The rise of financial wedding gift registries
Whether you have set your heart on fairy tale transportation like a horse-drawn carriage, or a vintage car is more to your taste, there's a few things to consider.Your budget When it comes to your transport, budget will obviously play a big … [Read more...] about How to choose your wedding transport
While last month we featured a roundup of some of the most memorable nuptials of real-life royalty, this month we thought we’d look back at the unions of a different kind of royalty – rock royalty, Hollywood royalty and political royalty. The royal … [Read more...] about Royal weddings of the rich and famous
Figuring out when to book what when is made easier though with our wedding countdown. Beginning with sixteen to nine before your big day, we will continue to add to to the countdown in the blogs that follow... Sixteen to nine months before … [Read more...] about Planning your big day: the countdown!
Not too long ago, many couples believed that getting married for the second time called for a smaller, more pared back celebration, rather than the elaborate and extravagant event often denoted by first time nuptials.Today, however, with second … [Read more...] about Planning your wedding… the second time around
Eight months beforeHire the photographer and the videographer. No need to talk specifics yet, but be sure that the people you hire are open to doing the shots that you want. Book the entertainment. Attend gigs of potential acts to see how … [Read more...] about Planning your big day: part two
All experts agree, when it comes to weddings, you need to be selective, even harsh. If you’re on any kind of tighter budget, then things need to be trimmed even further.Here is some advice on who should make your final guest list.1. Divide … [Read more...] about Deciding on your guest list
Three months beforeFinalise the menu and flowers. You’ll want to wait until now to see what will be available, since food and flowers are affected by season. Order bomboniere. Make a list of the people giving toasts. Which loved ones … [Read more...] about Planning your big day: part three