Amal’s Oscar wedding dress

I thought it was only timely to write about a celebrated wedding and a funeral. When Amal Alamuddin announced her plan of marrying George Clooney, the fashion circles immediately buzzed about Amal’s wedding dress that would launch a thousand ...

Get inspired with Instagram

While inspiration can often strike at random, it doesn’t hurt to keep an eye on the experts when seeking ideas for your wedding. Before you had to rely on stuffy wedding planners, but the great thing about our world of social media is that ...

Free wedding invitation templates

Let’s face it. Weddings are not cheap! Last week my friend Susan was lamenting just how much her upcoming winter wedding is going to cost her… between the dress, flowers, caterers and décor, the whole affair is going to add up to one pretty ...

2014’s trendiest wedding colour schemes

While classic schemes are nice, a fresh burst of hues add special flare to a nuptial… that is why I’m so excited about the colours that are trending this year! Classic, black and white, gold and silver themes are out at the hipper ...

Making the most of your guest book

Guest books are a must at wedding receptions. These volumes provide a space for the couple’s friends and family to jot down words of hope and goodwill. While you can always go with the classic set-up: a large, blank book positioned on a table by ...

Commemorating a happy couple’s first wedding anniversary

If you thought all the wedding hustle and bustle ended after the ring exchange, joyous kiss and fantastic reception, you were wrong. Marriages are meant to last forever, and as such they come with a mini celebration with each anniversary! Most ...

Choosing amongst the most popular wedding themes

Last Sunday I was having brunch with my cousin Tanya when she revealed the big news: her boyfriend Kevin had finally popped the question! After the hugs and toasts we got down to serious matters: Tanya’s wedding theme. “Theme?”, she asked. ...

Adding colour to a winter wedding

What a hectic season summer has been! I’ve had every weekend booked with wedding after wedding. It seems as if people don’t get married at any other time of the year! While I love a summertime wedding, I’ll let you in on a secret: ...

A pearl themed 30th wedding anniversary

The test of time is a hard one to resist, and for that reason all major wedding anniversaries deserve a special celebration. When I found out that my Aunt Peggy and Uncle Roger would be celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary this year, I ...

How to decorate a barn wedding

What can be more romantic than getting married in a charming, old barn? Barn weddings don’t need to come with a flock-full of complications, and with just a little creativity you can make any old farm space just as delightful as The Ritz. Artful ...