Weddings

Planning a garden wedding in Victoria

»Posted by on Aug 27, 2016 in Weddings | Comments Off on Planning a garden wedding in Victoria

Planning a garden wedding in Victoria

There is something so magical about a garden wedding in Victoria. The sounds of nature, the flowers and the fairy lights all combine to create a wedding wonderland. But for something that looks so simple and natural, planning a garden wedding actually takes a lot of preparation. You need to take a lot of things into account such as bathrooms, electricity supply, permits, and shelter from the elements if needed. That is why it can make a lot of sense to choose from existing garden wedding venues in Victoria that have already organised all of this, rather than choosing a spot that has never been used for a wedding before. Better yet, if you choose a place that has a beautiful garden as well as a reception venue attached you won’t have to worry about hiring tables,...

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Celebrating a silver anniversary

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Celebrating a silver anniversary

A silver wedding anniversary is a big milestone as it celebrates 25 years of marriage. Other momentous ones are; Golden anniversary – for 50 years and Diamond anniversary – for 60 years. Reaching 25 years of marriages is a very special milestone for most people, and one that should be marked with some kind of formal celebration. If you are planning your own silver anniversary, or one on behalf of someone else, here are some ideas for things you might like to do: Renew your vows What better way to celebrate your wedding anniversary and 25 years with your soul mate than by going back to where it all began – the wedding day. It can be as big as you want, with family and friends invited to celebrate with you, or small and intimate with just yourself and...

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The benefits of hiring a wedding co-ordinator

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The benefits of hiring a wedding co-ordinator

Hiring a wedding co-ordinator may sound like a huge extravagance; another cost to add to what is already fast becoming an expensive day. But if done right, a wedding co-ordinator can actually save you money. Not only that, but the right wedding co-ordinator will also save you time and stress – two very important things to keep under control when it comes to the big day! So how exactly does a wedding co-ordinator save you time, money and stress? We tell you how: Money: It seems like an odd concept, spending money in order to save it, but that is exactly what will happen if you hire the right wedding planner in Melbourne, or any place that you are having your wedding. First off they will stick to your wedding budget – truly. Staying within budget can be hard for...

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Five Things to Consider When Planning an Away Wedding

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Five Things to Consider When Planning an Away Wedding

Planning a wedding is so much fun, and planning one that is away from where you live can be even more exciting. You get the double bonus of celebrating your special day, as well as having a mini holiday with your closest family and friends! But it does take a little more thought and co-ordination to plan an ‘away’ wedding, so it helps to have an all inclusive wedding package to help make things run smoothly. Here are some other things to consider to get you started: Accommodation If you’d like to hold your wedding somewhere away from where you live, you’ll need to take accommodation into consideration – for you and your guests. Usually you can choose a venue that can cater for the wedding as well as the accommodation which can make things a lot easier....

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11 Country Wedding Ideas to Spice Up Your Big Day

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11 Country Wedding Ideas to Spice Up Your Big Day

Have you always wanted a country wedding that celebrates classic beauty in a glorious, natural setting? Whether it’s simple, rustic, elegant or vintage that you’re after, there are plenty of ways to achieve it. Let’s look at some of the most popular country wedding ideas relating to dress, décor, location and nostalgia. Dress This is an obvious place to start, as the wedding dress itself is often the first thing to be decided. Perhaps a classic lace or silk dress, or a vintage dress from the roaring 20s or stylish 50s? A pure and simple milkmaid gown straight from Tess of the D’Urbervilles? More and more brides are opting for the Boho look – carefree gypsy-style dress with flowers woven through the hair. It’s really up to you. Photographs This is...

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Seven Tips for Setting (and Sticking to) Your Wedding Budget

»Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in Weddings | Comments Off on Seven Tips for Setting (and Sticking to) Your Wedding Budget

Seven Tips for Setting (and Sticking to) Your Wedding Budget

Your wedding is probably the biggest event you will ever organise, and of course you want to get it just right. Getting carried away can happen to the best of us though, so setting a budget is vital to ensure that you not only have a wonderful day, but that you don’t pay dearly for it afterwards! Before you dive into the preparations, here are a few tips for setting your budget, and sticking to it in the face of temptation! Decide what’s most important The size of your budget is a very personal decision, so there’s no right or wrong figure. You need to take into account how much you can realistically afford to spend, and how much you want to. Do remember that your wedding day is just the start. You are likely to want a honeymoon, and to have something in the...

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