Wedding practicalities

How not to feel on your wedding day

It’s rather annoying (but very normal) that from the moment you get engaged, most questions you ever get asked about your wedding day relate to how everything will look. What’s your dress like? Have you got your shoes yet? How is the venue? What type of venue? Have you got a theme? How are you […] Read more…

Alex and Emma Wedding

Do we really need wedding gifts?

When we got married, we asked our friends and family to kindly contribute to our honeymoon fund, which of course everyone did, and generously so. We left for our honeymoon a few days after our wedding, and having paid for the honeymoon in advance on top of all the wedding bits and bobs, I’m not […] Read more…

The knot wedding website

Should I have a wedding website?

The short answer to this question is ‘yes.’ But if I didn’t elaborate any further then this post would not be much help at all. So let me elaborate. Weddings are responsible for bearing so much joy, happiness, love, presence, presents AND information overload. Seriously. Tonnes and tonnes of information. With the drastic change in the […] Read more…

The thorny subject of wedding sales commissions

Every now and again I like to write posts about what it means to be a wedding client. Because in case you’ve never thought about it, somewhere along this exciting route to becoming married and becoming a newlywed, you will, if not already, become a wedding client. Someone who engages the services of a wedding professional to […] Read more…

Pedro Bellido Photography

You’re engaged! So now what?

Huge congratulations if you’re now rocking a rock on that lovely left hand of yours. You must be grinning from ear to ear and maybe even still doing a happy dance, everywhere and anywhere you can. So now that you are engaged, what the hell do you do next? Argh! The first thing is to stop […] Read more…