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If you’re sitting on the fence over whether or not to do a wedding dance with your partner, here we’ll tell you exactly why you should get off the fence and into a dance studio now – even if it means dragging your fiancé by the ears.
Remember that old phrase that goes something like: ‘experience is the best teacher’? Well, phrases like that only become important because they happen to be true…
An at-home honeymoon is about creating your own personal haven in the comfort of your own home. There are always steps that can be taken and a method to follow to accomplish that feeling of bliss. Here’s our personal honeymoon-at-home guide:
You can’t escape them. You can try, of course, but they will always find you, drag you out from under your rock and make you sing “Happy Birthday” to your 5 year old niece.
Say the word ‘exercise’ in front of a group of women and you’ll be met with different reactions. If you find exercise boring and tedious, you’re not alone so here’s some good news for you: exercise can be so freakin’ fun it won’t even feel like exercise.
There’s something to be said about good, old fashioned culture, don’t you think? In the 21st century it’s totally impressive that some people still observe ancient traditions. So, yay, culture is awesome, and, by extension, so is ethnicity.
Star signs are one of those things people either believe in or don’t. There are some people who don’t have an interest in delving into their sign
In a society where looks matter far more than they should, it can be overwhelming for plus-sized brides entering into the wedding scene. The variety of bridal dresses are limited for brides who don’t fit into the mainstream mould
Well done – you’ve booked your wedding photographer. Easy, right? Wrong. Booking a photographer is the simple part. The hard part is briefing your chosen photographer on the kind of photos you’re hoping to achieve on your big day.
It’s pretty much universally agreed upon that brides and flowers go together. And so they should, flowers are pretty darn awesome.
The world can generally be divided up into two main groups of people: those who are super talented, and those that spend their lives feeling inadequate because they believe they are not talented at all.
Something has changed, but you’re unsure what or how. All you know is that you’re left facing an ugly monster that has taken residence in your brain and immediate surroundings – the post-wedding blues monster.
There are those who love parties and those who simply don’t. If you’re the type who loves parties you will probably enjoy every second of your hen’s night. If you’re not the party type, however, you should think about what kind of hen’s night you might enjoy.
While there have many years of studying Videography, Aviation lessons are not included. Unfortunately for the Groom, this information caused quite the headache as the camera flew straight into his face.
Clothing is important. It has the power to highlight our best assets and minimize our worst. So it’s totally understandable that you will want your wedding dress to do the same
How much food to serve at your party. More specifically, how many items per person to serve.
Let’s allow our imagination to wander for a minute. Picture in your mind’s eye a large stadium. The stadium is divided up into aisles and lining each aisle are racks of bridal gowns…
Getting married is a little like joining an elite club: the Marriage Club. In this club, there is plenty of time to talk about weddings which can be at the expense of people you once had a lot to do with and would still like in your lives – your single friends!
For all those strong ladies who have survived or are going through Breast Cancer, here are some examples of wedding gowns that will make you look and feel confident and beautiful on your special day, without worrying about feeling overexposed.
Wedding venue? Check. Mood lighting? Check. Flowers? Check. Wedding decorations? Umm, not yet.
You’ve planned everything to the very last detail. Your gown is pressed and steamed, hanging and ready for you to slip into it. Your bridesmaids are scheduled in to the minute with your hair and make-up teams. You know exactly what time the photographer is going to show up. Now the only thing left to do is wait and enjoy.
Imagine the job description of a wedding planner: pulling together a large scale event, negotiating between photographers and caterers, wedding bands and dance floor hirers. …
When deciding on which makeup style to go with, it’s easy to think that channeling a celebrity or someone you admire is the way to go. But if you stick with styles that suit your face, you will find …
It goes without saying that brides want to look their best on their wedding day. Luckily, with the help of a crew of trained professionals, you can.
Weddings are all about abundance – beautiful, lush flower arrangements, an elaborate wedding cake and a bridal dress that cost you upwards of a grand. And that’s ok, normal even. Wedding are supposed to be grand, once-in-a-lifetime affairs.
If music was a diet, some people would live off of it. As it is, music plays a huge role in the lives of many people. It is one of those mediums that has the ability to transport you, to move you emotionally…
Weddings usually have a few unspoken rules: female guests who attend should veer away from wearing white, corsages for men are the go-to option, and the groom and groomsmen should all follow an unwritten dress code, also known as formal wear.
All great parties need a little something to keep them running smoothly. In this situation, the ‘something’ we are referring to is that magical substance called alcohol.
Some people have hobbies that extend beyond their personal lives. You’re bound to be at a party one day and meet the 50 year old man who collects airplane models or the 65 year old woman who cuts out and saves the obituaries from the local paper.
Wedding entertainers are the spice that keeps weddings alive and joyful. That’s not to say that weddings without hired entertainers are bland or uninteresting.
You catch sight of yourself in the mirror on the day of your wedding and something in your gaze makes you pause and stare back, slightly unnerved – it’s that moment.
Edible Bomboniere no longer need to just be sugar coated almonds (although always a classic) There are so many tasty options for your Wedding Favors today!
Vintage is the new vogue – everyone says so. If there were ever a time to drag out your mother’s 70’s frocks and pass them off as cool, now is the time!
Lovely – you’re getting married. Now comes all the super fun things you need to organize: finding a venue, securing hair and make-up artists, organizing bridesmaids. Oh, and did we mention the dress thing?
Come on, admit it. You were one of those girls who grew up wishing the guy you ended up with would be the romantic type. Cruises at sunset, bush walks at the crack of dawn, rings engraved with messages – the whole nine yards.
Have you ever been to a wedding where there was not a single flower in sight? Our guess is probably not. Flowers are synonymous with weddings. They add scent, colour and richness, while acting as an ingredient that visually brings the wedding to life.
For the glasses wearers amongst us, sometimes we’re all a bit gung ho about our shortsightedness and we think something along the lines of, ‘Yeah, glasses are awesome, man. They make you look hot.’
With such a huge field to be creative in, it can be hard to come up with the perfect bomboniere ideas. Ideally, your bombonieres should be tasteful and fun and leave your guests feeling extra special.
Not all girls grow up liking dolls and playing nicely in the corner. Some learn to ride bikes and climb trees before they learn that a dolls hair is not meant for cutting. The term, ‘tomboy’ refers loosely to the second type of girls.
Stress is like a monster. It lies in wait and attacks when least expected, infiltrating our normal, healthy selves with the all-consuming messiness of it.