Posts tagged Wedding Planning
Pre Wedding Journals | A little helping hand to help you lock in your wedding venue!

One of those lightbulb moments struck me last week and I really don’t know why it took me so long. The most common question I get asked about wedding venues is if I have a list of venues around Christchurch and Canterbury? Well, in short, the answer is yes.

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Pre Wedding Journals | Things to think about when choosing your wedding photographer

As with any special occasion, at the end of the day all we have is memories to reminisce on which is why I personally believe that photography and videography are so important to prioritise on your wedding day. Like with any vendor involved, there are certain things to check out so today I want to touch on those things to help you get your dream boat photography extraordinaire to capture your day.

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Pre-Wedding Journals | Vows - The in's and out's of putting yours together

Your wedding day is one-of-a-kind and although it’s not for some, your vows can be too. Today, I want to take a lot of the guess work out of the equation for you - Because let’s face it, we’re all a bit time poor, especially at this time of year!

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Pre wedding journals | Sleep remedies for the Bride to-be

Wedding planning can be so stressful, am I right? One slight difference in opinion with a family member or friend and you can be sent on a downward spiral of sleepless nights festering over how you’re going to broach the subject next time around. Aside from a s**t tonne of deep breaths, there are plenty of natural remedies that can help you relax and put the emotional and physical tension at bay.

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Bridesmaids Tales | The ultimate wedding survival kit

If you're anything like my dear friend Petrina, you'll rock up prepared for any occasion. And when that comes to weddings, in tow is a giant bag filled with every possible item you may find yourself in need of should things take a turn, big or small. Ready to make a shopping list? Let’s go!

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Bridesmaids Tales | How to ace your role by your Bride's side

Being asked to stand by your gals side on her big day is literally the ultimate extension of friendship you could ever come across. A role that is such an honour should never be taken lightly, and that's why I have called in an expert for this blog. Meet Petrina Chai, you could call her a serial bridesmaid - but one thing is for sure, she has this gig down pat.

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Weddiquette | Your Social Media Guide to the Modern Wedding

I won't lie, I had big plans to create social media epicness on our big day. We had the hashtags in place, the life size photo frame, heck I even had a Snapchat geofilter lined up until I discovered they weren't available over this side of the world yet... no hint coughing here, come on Snapchat! These details are all fun and games though right, all part of the entertainment package for lack of better words! However when I think as a couple, and then with my guest hat on too there are some important things to consider.

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Welcome to the Directory - Kate | Moveable Feasts

The first time I had the pleasure of trying what Moveable Feasts served up was at a gorgeous wedding in Greta Valley early this year, and I have been hooked ever since. With three businesses now under their umbrella, there truly is something that caters to every budget. I'll let Kate, the group's Marketing and Event Manager tell you more.

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Stuck on your Wedding Style or Theme? Here's Some Honest Questions to Ask Yourselves

Christchurch Weddings is on one hellova mission to help make wedding planning an easy, straightforward and ENJOYABLE process. That's right, ENJOYABLE. 

By keeping what's most important at heart, you'll whip up the day you've always dreamed of in no time. Here's a few questions to get you started.

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Welcome to the Directory | Chloe - Balencia Lane

Chloe from Balencia Lane runs full steam ahead, as you’re about to find out. People are her passion, and it sure shows! I couldn't help but be drawn into conversation with her as we sipped on coffee at one of our favourite local cafes, Unknown Chapter.

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Short(er) and OH so Sweet | White Dresses Perfect for a Summer Wedding

Does anyone else feel like we skipped Spring and dove head first into Summer this year? I say this as I cling onto the wooden coffee table, because who doesn't love to be warm and sunkissed! It did get me thinking about my latest obsession though - the short(er) white dress.

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A Little Inspiration For a Uniquely Kiwi Wedding

My OH my Canterbury has been turning up the heat this week! It's got me thinking about what the perfect back yard cricket playing, slice of heaven singin', grass roots kiwi wedding and what that might shape up like, so I went on a mission to bring to you the first of many inspo boards.

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