Every new year just keeps getting better & better when talking about trends.
We are so lucky to have so many resources available to really create exactly what you want for your special day. There are so many amazing wedding locations to tie the knot, plus those draining traditions not everyone wants to pursue are slowly slipping away & its becoming more about what matters most- the love between you & your lover!
Couples are making each aspect of the wedding uniquely their own which is what makes them all so special! It is so nice to be able to create your own colour palettes & style that really reflect your one of a kind love story!
It may have escaped your notice, but there are a few challenges in the world right now, and they are impacting ones ability to get married. Never fear, we have teamed up with The Island Wedding Collective to bring you an all inclusive elopement package that will make the whole process super easy.
Ever had an idea that you loved, but it was never the right time to act on it? For myself and another couple of very talented wedding vendors, that was The Island Wedding Collective. But now, without the ability to work in our own businesses as we normally would, we decided it was time to focus our energies on something new.
I know that Covid-19 is taking up a lot of our positive energy away, it is all that is being spoken about on the radio, news & everywhere else you turn.
How about we focus our energy on identifying the simple things to help with a happy, healthy mindset. Everyone is on their own journey and the stressful situations that are forthcoming may be the struggle of having had to postpone your wedding, having a difficult time with your own thoughts & emotions, hoping to connect with your partner in a new way or simply looking for a way to better your mindset.
You may be facing an extremely stressful time, you have every right to be unhappy but how long you to feel like this can be impacted up to you.
Here are some tips to help manage the stressful situations that are completely out of our control.
Yes weddings are doused in traditions & there used to be a lengthy list of general etiquette to follow but times & traditions are changing rapidly to fit in with our more relaxed way of life.
Here are some of the most notable differences between modern & traditional wedding etiquette;
Just got engaged!? Congrats! How exciting to start thinking of where you want to get married.
Trying to find the place for all the celebrations to go down can be extremely tricky. There is so much to consider when choosing the perfect location. You want to make the day special, personal & amazing for all your friends & family but also keeping it within the budget you & your partner have decided on. There is also the thought of whether to go with a local or a destination wedding & this is all apart of the fun of choosing that special place!
Here is some useful information that could potentially make your decision a little easier.
I know sometimes life can get in the way of you & your loved one. Do you ever feel like you are in that mundane lifestyle & can't catch a break? Working long days then having commitments after work whether it be the gym, football, catching up with the girls or anything that just gets in the way of the time with your loved one. Then getting home after a long day to eat dinner then go to bed & repeat all week. Don't worry everyone goes through this & they say you have got to go through the bad to get to the good. Although you are probably working towards saving for that dream holiday or building your dream home? I know sometimes you have to sacrifice a lot to get these milestones that are all apart of this wonderful gift called life.
Lets just take a step back & not let life get in the way of your relationship.
Being asked to be a bridesmaid is a wonderful honour, however this is not all about you. This is such an important role to take on & being this close to the bride its pretty special.
If you have never been one before this could be quite the daunting task, depending on the bride’s chill factor.
Some bride’s like to take complete control on everything even down to the hen’s party. Where as other brides will put complete trust in their bridesmaids & want their input to plan everything together. There is no right or wrong way to go about it which is why they are all so unique & special.
However everyone is different & it’s up to the individual, for the majority here is a list of general etiquette & pointers to help you be the perfect bridesmaid.
Has the idea of a winter wedding ever crossed your mind? Let us set the mood for you with a toasty open fire, lush food and winter inspired florals.
We all know pretty much the first thing that comes to mind when you say “wedding” is the cost.
Let me give you a little insight to what goes on behind the scenes leading up to your special day & all that goes on during the happiest day of your life.