4 Tips to Loose Weight Before Your Big Day (wedding day)!

Every girl wants to look her best on her wedding day. You’ll have your hair fixed to perfection, makeup done to make you look and feel like a Hollywood star, and you’ll want to lose some weight to look your absolute best. Most people shy away from the thought of losing weight because they don’t even know where to start. And then once you do start – how do you keep it up for long enough to really see results? Fear not, we are here to help. Here’s 4 tips to loose…

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Real-Life Bachelorette Party Ideas and Bachelorette Party Themes

So you’ve decided to host a bachelorette party. Oh, the pressure! The good news is that many have come before you, and they have conquered. Here’s a sampling of some fantastic real-life bachelorette party ideas, straight from the brides, bridesmaids and guests themselves. Co-Ed Bash : “Our wedding party was made up of a lot of mutual friends from college so we decided to do a co-ed bachelor and bachelorette party. We started the night at my maid of honor’s house with tons of beer and great food in the backyard.…

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Wedding Guest Etiquette: What You Need To Know

Perhaps your sister is getting married this summer, or you’re invited to a number of friends’ weddings in the span of a few months’ time. Whatever the case, there’s plenty of stuff . to do as a wedding guest, even if you aren’t a member of the bridal party! Check out the ultimate list of what you need to know before you attend your next wedding, and remember, be gracious and have fun! RSVP (“répondez, s’il vous plaît,” which means “please reply.”) : Do not, repeat, do not bring a…

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Crafty Ways to Make Your Wedding Invitations Unique

Every couple wants their wedding day to be as unique as their relationship. Brides place a huge importance on getting an individually-designed gown, grooms may spend time choosing a special waistcoat, cummerbund or tie, and a wedding planner may be employed to make sure the design and décor of the event is unlike any other gone before. One of the most essential aspects of any wedding is the wedding invitation. The invitations may, for some guests, be their first indication that a wedding is even on the cards. Many guests…

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5 Things You Must Consider before Finalising a Wedding Date

The first step of planning a perfect wedding starts with finalizing a date. Especially in the Indian tradition, a wedding date holds a huge significance. There are many aspects that come in play when you are choosing your wedding date. Furthermore, it is not just the wedding date that has to be finalized, you need to set dates for all the other pre- and post-wedding functions as well, from rokka and engagement to sagan and mehendi. Here is a quick wedding planning guide and checklist of what you should know…

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5 Unusual Gifts that All Newly weds would Love

Gifting is never as easy as it seems, especially when it comes to newlyweds. Most people go overboard while choosing wedding gifts. However, most often, after the reception, the couple gets stuck with several pressure cookers, mattresses, numerous dinner sets, and many showpieces that they don’t know what to do with! Why waste your time and effort on giving something that no one really wants? Wouldn’t you like to gift something that can be used by the couple, and really appreciated as well? We agree it can be confusing. To…

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Unique and Creative Ideas to Welcome the Newly weds to their Reception Party

The wedding ceremony is complete, and it is now time to celebrate in style, with family and friends. Welcoming the groom and the bride, as newlyweds is a crucial part of the wedding. So, why not spice up the grand entrance of the couple as man and wife for the first time? A warm welcome to the couple will set the tone for the reception party. Make it an unforgettable entrance for them. Here are some ideas to give a lovely welcome to the newlyweds after they have just tied…

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7 Guests Every Bride Would Love to Have At Her Wedding

We have all heard of horrible wedding guests who put a dampener on your wedding; but then there are some adorable guests without whom your wedding is incomplete. They make you smile and laugh on this wonderful day and remind you what weddings are truly about. Let us have a look at these adorable wedding guests that every couple wants at their wedding. #1. “I-will-do-everything-to-make-you-happy” bridesmaid : While having a bridesmaid is a relatively new concept in India, every bride definitely has a BFF who only wants to make sure…

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Significance of Saath Pheras or Seven Vows in an Indian Marriage

The typical Hindu wedding consists of the bride and the groom taking seven vows in presence of their loved ones, with the holy fire as their witness. This is a way for the couple to confirm their commitment and sincerity to the new relation they are entering. Each of these vows is accompanied by a phera or a round around the holy fire. Though most couples, in their eagerness to get over with the ceremony, may tend to overlook these vows, each of these seven vows has a deep religious…

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