When you are planning your wedding, everyone mentions the rehearsal. I mean who wouldn't want to do a walk through of what is basically one of the biggest days of your life? There's comfort in knowing what is going to take place and when it will happen and where people will be standing. I mean … Continue reading The Low Down on Rehearsal Dinners
Everyone is super excited when their best friend gets engaged. Immediately everyone starts to picture the big day. As the best friend, you have a pretty good idea of the style, theme, dress, colours your girl is going to go with. You are super excited when she asks you to be a bridesmaid (or Maid … Continue reading Your Guide to Bridesmaiding Like a Champ!
There is so much that goes into a wedding that it's easy to get sucked into the hype and excitement of planning. But sometimes that means you can forget manners, budget or overall experience. Here are a few tips to NEVER, let me repeat, NEVER do at your wedding. Don't kill your budget by over … Continue reading As a Bride, You Should NOT Do These Three Things
I am going to flip the focus here for a bit. I am going to talk to the bridesmaids out there. There can be a LOT of pressure to be a bridesmaid for a friend or family member. First it can be expensive, approximately $1,700, including dress, shoes, hair and make-up, bridal shower, bachelorette, etc. … Continue reading Tips on Being a Bridesmaid
Speeches can make or break your wedding. People remember the things that are said, or not said. Here are a few tips to help make sure those giving speeches at your wedding are prepared. K.I.S.S Rule- K.I.S.S. stands for Keep It Simple Stupid (there might be a nicer way of saying this but this one sticks out … Continue reading Mind Your Manners: Tips for Toasts & Speeches
Tips are often forgotten in the world of weddings, and that is totally understandable. When you are already spending like crazy and your budget is stretched super thin, it’s hard to think that you should be putting a side even more for the vendors you are already paying. But like at a restaurant, tips are … Continue reading Mind Your Manners: Tips on Tipping Your Vendors