Tag: "bride to be"

2 Aug 2012

Candice’s Bridal Diary: A Wedding or a Marriage?

Four weeks ago, I was freshly engaged and basking in the glow of my very sparkly ring and equally gorgeous fiance. We quickly set a date – 27 April 2013 – and I started scouting for a venue, church and ...

31 Jul 2012

Meet Our Second Bride To Be – Candice

We're really excited for you to meet our second Bride To Be - Candice. Candice and her fiancé, Luke, have set the date for 27 April 2013 and are in the throngs of wedding planning. Candice will be taking us on her ...

26 Jul 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: A Few Things Every Bride To Be Needs

My fiancé is very good at pointing out the difference between my wants and needs.  And as a bride to be I will admit that one may often need some clarification. Whilst no one truly needs a five tier cake, a ...

19 Jul 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: How to Survive Bridal Pressure

Your mom wants Uncle Basil to sing at the wedding, Aunty Dot wants her darling daughter to be a bridesmaid and your grandma insists that her favourite blooms will be perfect for your bouquet.  Whilst planning a ...

13 Jul 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: 3 Things You’ll Never Have Enough Of When Planning A Wedding

No matter how long your engagement, the location of your wedding or the number of guests, there are some things you’ll always yearn for more of. 1. Time If you’ve had a long engagement then you may procrastinate ...

5 Jul 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: The Magical Wedding Dress Moment

There is something so magical about trying on a wedding dress for the first time.  I don’t recall ever dreaming about it as a little girl or awaiting a fairytale wedding.  But this was really a special first.  My ...

28 Jun 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: Wedding Traditions Explained

If you’re anything like me, you won’t be that curious about why we do certain things at weddings.  Like hurtle a bunch of flowers at a giggling group of females, wear a piece of lace around one thigh or throw ...

21 Jun 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: A few truths about your mother and your wedding

This week Lauren shares some of her thoughts about mom's and your wedding. Perhaps some of your out there can relate to what she is telling us this week ... She is the one person more excited than you So whilst your ...

12 Jun 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: The Stress of Finding the Perfect Venue – that fits your budget!

One of my Dad’s favourite lines is, “I’m not Rockefeller, I’m the other fella”. Cheesy as it is, I often find myself wanting to repeat this to wedding venue owners.  If your parents or future in-laws are ...

6 Jun 2012

Lauren’s Bridal Diary: When Engagement Europhia Turns To Wedding Planning Panic

When the hot guy you first kissed at 17; the one with the dark hair, delicious dimples who you’ve dreamt of having babies with, gets down on one knee and asks you to marry him, you best believe it’s going to be one ...

5 Jun 2012

Meet Our Bride To Be – Lauren

We're really excited to introduce you to our Bride To Be - Lauren. Lauren and her fiancé, Vaughan, recently got engaged on the Noordhoek beach in Cape Town. Lauren is going to be sharing some of her thoughts, drama's, ...