Wedding Tips

6 Tips for finding a perfect wedding florist near you

Flowers, beautiful flowers! Choosing the perfect wedding florist to make you some beautiful displays and arrangements is the one thing that can completely change the whole mood and theme of your special day. Everyone will be admiring your floral arrangements from the...

10 tips for an amazing wedding expo experience

Ooh, that fun time has arrived and you finally get to start making real plans for your special day. A wedding expo is a great place to start as you get to see many different types of wedding service providers in one spot, with nothing better to do than showcase their...

4 tips for being the best bridesmaid

Eek, your best friend got engaged last month and it’s only a matter of time before she asks you to be a bridesmaid on her special day. The bridesmaid role is as big or as small as you make it. The main thing is that, as her honourable bridesmaid, you will want...

The Traditional South African Wedding Dress

In South Africa, we are a melting pot of different cultures and traditions. Our weddings incorporate printed garments, meals, dancing and singing, and various other cultural ceremonies. Despite the Westernisation of most of the South African culture, our weddings are...

6 questions to ask your potential wedding venue

Finding the best wedding venue for your special day is one of the biggest factors to consider when planning your perfect dream wedding. It is also usually the most expensive, and needs to be booked the furthest in advance. A few very important questions to ask your...

Signature Cocktail time

So it was just this week that I heard about “The Signature Cocktail”. Where have I been and what rock have I been hiding under?! But hey, this is absolutely an easy special touch that you could add to your wedding.   If, like me, you’ve also been hiding under that...

Planning your engagement party

Getting engaged is possibly one of the most exciting times of your life. Most ladies  have been dreaming of their perfect wedding since they were little girls, and the time has finally come to start planning it. But before you get on with that, you should consider...

Let’s talk about wedding stationery for a minute

Let’s talk about wedding stationery for a minute. There are so many to choose from so we’re going to break it down for you here. Your wedding invitation is the first peek that your guests have of the style and theme of your special day. Follow the design through in...

Choosing your ultimate wedding flowers and decor

Choosing the perfect flowers and decor is one of the more fun and exciting tasks when planning your ultimate wedding. A good start is meeting with a florist to find out what your options are. A florist worth their weight in blooms should be able to tell you what the...

7 questions to ask your potential wedding photographer

You know the old saying “A picture is worth a thousand words”, right? Well when it comes to your wedding photos this statement couldn’t be any truer. Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. You’ve dreamt about it, planned long and hard for it, and...

5 tips for choosing your ideal wedding venue

Choosing your ideal wedding venue is possibly one of the most important aspects of planning your wedding. Your venue is where you and your guests will spend most of their time so it needs to be well thought out and meet all of your needs. The worst thing about wedding guests can be their criticism of your wedding. Here’s a list of the 5 most important factors to consider when planning your wedding venue.

Ultraviolet – The Colour of 2018

The lovely ultraviolet, so bold and eccentric. This is the colour for 2018. Who knew such a colour even had a name! For most it just seems like a darker shade of purple. But it is so much more because it is ultraviolet purple. Looking forward to the rest of the year,...

Upcycled Decor… Hells Yeah!

If you’re planning your perfect wedding, I’m sure you’ve considered rustic and vintage as a possible theme. It’s completely on trend at the moment and very easy to do. Think of pretty, soft flowers in light colours, wood and moss, glass and tin on the tables, or other...

Who to invite to your wedding?

One of the most important decisions to make after choosing to get married is who to invite to your wedding. This is a really sensitive topic amongst certain couples as there are expectations from outside sources. First of all, consider who is paying for the wedding....
4 tips for being the best bridesmaid

4 tips for being the best bridesmaid

Eek, your best friend got engaged last month and it’s only a matter of time before she asks you to be a bridesmaid on her special day. The bridesmaid role is as big or as small as you make it. The main thing is that, as her honourable bridesmaid, you will want...

read more
The Traditional South African Wedding Dress

The Traditional South African Wedding Dress

In South Africa, we are a melting pot of different cultures and traditions. Our weddings incorporate printed garments, meals, dancing and singing, and various other cultural ceremonies. Despite the Westernisation of most of the South African culture, our weddings are...

read more
Signature Cocktail time

Signature Cocktail time

So it was just this week that I heard about “The Signature Cocktail”. Where have I been and what rock have I been hiding under?! But hey, this is absolutely an easy special touch that you could add to your wedding.   If, like me, you’ve also been hiding under that...

read more
Planning your engagement party

Planning your engagement party

Getting engaged is possibly one of the most exciting times of your life. Most ladies  have been dreaming of their perfect wedding since they were little girls, and the time has finally come to start planning it. But before you get on with that, you should consider...

read more
5 tips for choosing your ideal wedding venue

5 tips for choosing your ideal wedding venue

Choosing your ideal wedding venue is possibly one of the most important aspects of planning your wedding. Your venue is where you and your guests will spend most of their time so it needs to be well thought out and meet all of your needs. The worst thing about wedding guests can be their criticism of your wedding. Here’s a list of the 5 most important factors to consider when planning your wedding venue.

read more
Ultraviolet – The Colour of 2018

Ultraviolet – The Colour of 2018

The lovely ultraviolet, so bold and eccentric. This is the colour for 2018. Who knew such a colour even had a name! For most it just seems like a darker shade of purple. But it is so much more because it is ultraviolet purple. Looking forward to the rest of the year,...

read more
Upcycled Decor… Hells Yeah!

Upcycled Decor… Hells Yeah!

If you’re planning your perfect wedding, I’m sure you’ve considered rustic and vintage as a possible theme. It’s completely on trend at the moment and very easy to do. Think of pretty, soft flowers in light colours, wood and moss, glass and tin on the tables, or other...

read more
Who to invite to your wedding?

Who to invite to your wedding?

One of the most important decisions to make after choosing to get married is who to invite to your wedding. This is a really sensitive topic amongst certain couples as there are expectations from outside sources. First of all, consider who is paying for the wedding....

read more