I’d like to think you and I have good chemistry. I’m not afraid to use puns in my blog, because I know you’ll have a good reaction…. One thing that’s not a laughing matter however, is making sure you send your guests a proper thank you card in a timely fashion. You love (most of) […]
It is no secret these days, that wedding planning is hard work. Together you spend months planning and put dozens of resources into the culmination of your one special day. But one of the most forgotten details of the entire wedding day, is often, one of the things that can either make or break it. […]
Thank You … two quick words, but strong enough to keep the relation going, two words which bring smiles, words which lets one forget all the vices, words which one often loves to hear … To add to the smile-bringing factor of a thank-you, there are now Thank You cards. And these come for various […]
The word “wed” is derived from the ancient Greek word for “pledge.” And that’s exactly what a wedding is, no matter what country it takes place in, no matter what culture it’s part of. To wed is to pledge yourself to another. There are few acts we perform that are more pure or more beautiful […]
To honor a loved one who has died, place a lit candle or a single “white” rose in a vase on the alter or guest table to represent the presence of the deceased. Some choose to display a photo. A moment of silence or a special prayer during the ceremony are other ways to reflect […]
Giving wedding favours is an old tradition that has evolved over the years. Expressing your gratitude for your guests who have traveled near or far with a special souvenir of your wedding day will be appreciated by all. There are no set rules about the presentation of your wedding favors, but let me help you […]
The engagement party is a lovely way to announce an engagement. Usually close friends and relatives will be aware that an announcement is in the offing, and when they receive an invitation, they will not be too surprised. Your parents or other close relatives usually give the engagement party. It may be announced as parties “honoring our daughter and […]
While advice and how-tos for Brides and Grooms are plentiful, many guests are still left with lingering questions about wedding day etiquette (often called wediquette).
It is an honor to be included in a couple’s special day – and it’s usually a ton of fun – there are a few guidelines wedding guests should be aware of. Here are a few Do’s and Don’ts plus a few additional tips to help guests avoid embarrassing faux pas and ensure a day of celebration for all.