Wedding Planning Advice

5 Budget-Friendly DIY Wedding Décor Ideas

by Monique on December 10, 2015 · 0 comments

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Whether you’re planning your wedding or a dinner party, here are five budget-friendly DIY décor ideas that will help you get the look you love without breaking the bank… Chic and cost-effective, I love the table décor at Lizel & Guy’s wedding. To get the look, instead of hiring or buying expensive vases, start saving […]


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Feeling restricted and frustrated by your wedding budget? Here are three ways to make your wedding budget-friendly and have fun while doing it!

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Couple Photos: 6 Poses for Couples

by Monique on September 12, 2014 · 0 comments

6 Poses for Couples

Worried about how you and your Mr will look in your engagement or wedding day couple photos? Now you can stop stressing because Abigail, of Abigail K Photography, has posing covered! Here are her posing tips to help you look and feel their best in front of the camera…


How to Choose Your Dream Honeymoon

by Monique on May 16, 2013 · 0 comments

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Your best friend may have loved her tropical island honeymoon and your Mr’s best man raved about a recent safari holiday, but will either be perfect for your honeymoon? If you’re struggling to decide on the type of honeymoon you want, take this fun quiz…


Antenuptial Contracts Explained

by Monique on March 20, 2013 · 0 comments

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Weddings aren’t all sparkly rings and flower arrangements. While it’s probably the last thing you want to think about, don’t forget to sort out your antenuptial contract before you get married. FAIRLADY Bride talked to an industry expert to guide us through it – jargon free!


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If you’re looking for ‘The Dress,’ this post will help you find a wedding gown to suit your shape and your budget! Let’s get start with wedding dress styles that flatter and then chat to Anja of Stellenbosch Bridal Boutique about budget-friendly options…

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If you’re looking for a budget wedding venue I’ve rounded up the best advice and creative ideas from wedding pros, featured brides and married Oh Darling Days’ friends.