Planning

In Search Of… A Wedding Venue

In Search Of… A Wedding Venue

June 8, 2012 at 9:15 am | No comments | In The Spotlight, Planning | Tags: ,

All brides experience it. Some are consumed by it. Others are excited about it. What is it? The overwhelming panic which takes hold after engagement excitement is waning: choosing the perfect venue and consequently, setting the date. But it’s not just any venue; it’s the...

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Questions To Ask Your Supplier Before Signing That Dotted Line…

Questions To Ask Your Supplier Before Signing That Dotted Line…

March 27, 2012 at 7:48 am | No comments | In The Spotlight, Planning

A couple of weeks ago, we covered top questions to ask your venue before signing here. So many of you found it useful and asked for a followup on other suppliers so here is our list of all important question that spans from photographer to wedding planner. If you have anymore...

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Hilary Duff’s Fairytale Wedding

Hilary Duff’s Fairytale Wedding

January 28, 2012 at 10:52 pm | No comments | In The Spotlight, Planning | Tags: , ,

Former Disney star Hilary Duff had her own fairytale wedding Saturday, August 14, marrying hockey player Mike Comrie in an intimate sunset ceremony in front of 100 of the couple’s closest family and friends. The wedding was held at a private estate in Santa Barbara. The...

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Lets Talk…Money III

Lets Talk…Money III

By | January 17, 2012 at 9:58 pm | No comments | Planning | Tags: , ,

Last month in our wedding budget series we discussed balancing wedding quality with your budget. By now you have your venue and catering sorted which take 40-50% of your budget and the next area to consider is the visual aspects of the day.  There are other suppliers which we...

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What To Ask Your Wedding Venue

What To Ask Your Wedding Venue

January 16, 2012 at 6:46 pm | No comments | Planning | Tags: ,

Once you've began to compile your shortlist of venues, and you have asked the basics of capacity, availability and price; here are some all important questions to go through with your venue coordinator to help in your decision making. These can be questions you ask before...

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Lets Talk…Money II

Lets Talk…Money II

December 23, 2011 at 4:01 pm | No comments | Planning | Tags:

Last month we spoke about balancing your budget into spending on the core areas of venue hire and food. Today, we'll talk a little more about these areas and how to organise your budget. One thing that applies to all couples (...without of course an infinite budget to spend...

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Lets Talk…Money I

Lets Talk…Money I

By | November 24, 2011 at 1:36 am | No comments | Planning | Tags: ,

So its getting to that time of year again when I start to hear from alot of couple's planning 2012/13 weddings with beautiful and unique wedding ideas they want to bring to life. Understandably, as a bride you're pretty much facing this for the first time and so have no real...

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