Category: Wedding Services

Own Your Wedding Dress
16 Jul 2013

The Pros of Owning Your Wedding Dress

One of the big decisions you will be faced with as you set off on the adventure that is planning your wedding is whether you should buy or rent a wedding dress. Of course there are pros and cons to both options, but in ...

DIY Wedding Favours
8 Jul 2013

DIY Winter Wedding Favours

Winter weddings mean that everything gets to be a little more indulgent. The food and drink is richer. The décor is fuller. The venue is cosier. There’s just something about winter that inspires luxury and comfort ...

Consider hiring a videographer
4 Jul 2013

Why You Should Consider Hiring a Videographer

When it comes to the wedding budget there are few things that are expendable, but sadly it seems that hiring a videographer is one of those things. While it is true that this may be one of the more costly expenses, ...

Glen Green Photography
28 Jun 2013

Glen Green Photography for your Free State Wedding

Looking for a wedding photographer for your Free State wedding? Glen has more than 20 years of experience and has received a National Diploma in photography. Glen will meet you and discuss ideas and plans for your big ...

Candice Wedding Dress
12 Jun 2013

Addressing the Dress

When asking any woman about her wedding day, the image she will already probably have in her mind is of herself in her wedding dress. Above flowers, venue or food it is safe to say it is the defining image of anyone’s ...

Candice Bouquet
7 Jun 2013

All About Flowers

When we started the wedding planning in earnest,  I knew that flowers would never play a huge part in my budget. Having heard of table decorations costing R600 per table, it sounded a little crazy to me and I knew I ...

First Dance Tips
5 Jun 2013

5 Tips for the First Dance

A lot of us are simply comfortable with shuffling around aimless on the dance floor when one of our favourite songs inspires us to get up and move, but when it comes to your wedding you might not be satisfied with a bit ...

Tossing the bouquet
30 May 2013

Choosing the Next Bride

We all know the drill. Sometime during the night the DJ is going to stop the music and make all the single ladies stand in an awkward bundle in the middle of the dance floor while the bride shows off her backwards ...

Frosted Fancies
22 May 2013

Frosted Fancies for your Wedding Cake in Gauteng

Looking for a wedding cake for your Gauteng wedding? Then look no further because Karin from Frosted Fancies loves baking cake! And she creates beautifully stylish cakes that taste as good as they look. Wedding cakes ...

Melissa Melilli for M.Co
13 May 2013

Melissa Melilli for M.Co for your Wedding Make Up in Gauteng

Melissa has over 10 years’ experience as a makeup artist while working in both Melbourne and London, for private clients and large retailers. She was also a artist’s skills trainer for Australia's leading makeup ...

Bride and Groom under veil
8 May 2013

The Wedding Photo Checklist: Part 6 – Blissfully Romantic

The photographs that are usually taken between the ceremony and the reception are the most fun for the bride and groom and possibly the most fun for the photographer as well. This is where everyone gets to be a little ...

Alternative to White Dress
1 May 2013

The Alternatives to White

Brides dresses that aren't white are thankfully very much a part of the wedding scene of 2013 – you just have to have noted Jennifer Biel and Anne Hathaway's weddings to realise that pink is a definite alternative. ...

Delightful Dress Shopping
24 Apr 2013

Delightful Dress Shopping

One of the most fun and exciting parts of the wedding planning process is choosing your dress. Your dress is without-a-doubt the most important part of your entire day and so special care needs to be taken when making ...

Bride and Bridesmaid
18 Apr 2013

The Wedding Photo Checklist: Part 5 – Fun with the bridal party

You’ve taken some formal family photographs and some formal photographs of the bridal party, but now it is time to have some fun. Most likely you and your bridal party will travel to a specific location (already ...

DIY Wedding Flowers
16 Apr 2013

DIY Corner: Grow Your Own Wedding Flowers

Why go to the trouble when your local flower stall will have all you need and more? I thought along these lines, until I mistakenly grew a bed of sunflowers. Amongst what we feed our chickens, I sprinkle the type of ...

Paper Flower Bouquet
12 Apr 2013

The Alternate Bouquet

If you’re feeling a little whimsical and would like to break a couple of typical wedding traditions, then why not consider ditching that hefty bunch of flowers for something a little more fun to walk down the aisle ...

Marlinette Professional Make-Up and Hair
9 Apr 2013

Marlinette Professional Make-up and Hair For Your Wedding in Cape Town

Marlinette has always been a creative soul, and after discovering the hair and make-up industry it became her passion. Despite being driven and professional, she is friendly and down-to-earth. Her easy going manner ...

Bride with Gran
3 Apr 2013

The Wedding Photo Checklist: Part 4 – Family Portraits

Family shots are a little more formal than the fun romantic shots that are reserved for the bridal party. It is best to take them immediately after the ceremony and you will most probably do so at the church, or ...

Happy Bride
28 Mar 2013

The Smaller, Cheaper, More Personal Wedding

Many of you already know that Mark Zuckerberg married Priscilla Chan last year. That's Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook fame – the guy we can safely assume is wealthy enough to throw as many weddings as he cares to. But ...

Stacey and Andrew
27 Mar 2013

Weddings Out of Africa Creates Stacey and Andrew’s Perfect Day

Kirsty of Weddings Out of Africa shares her thoughts on planning the wedding of Stacey and Andrew. Stacey contacted me in November of 2011, and we very quickly fell into the wedding planning with ease. Having ...