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Having 2 languages on an invite caters for non-English reading guests

September 10, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

There are so many arrangements that you have to make when planning a wedding that it is very easy to miss out on something that seems to be small at the outset but which can blow out of proportion. Weddings are important social events that are meant to be all about celebration but they can very easily result in a lot of ruffled feathers if proper care is not taken to ensure that all details are looked into. You have to start by making your wedding invitations with a lot of care because this is often the first contact that other people have with your wedding.

You have to be especially careful while getting wedding invites printed if the wedding involves people from different cultures who quite possibly speak different languages. This is actually getting to be quite common these days since many barriers are being broken down and people do not think twice before marrying a person from a different culture.

Are Invitations With Big Embellishments Practical?

September 06, 2011 0 Comments Wedding Invitation Ideas by Administrator

A wedding is a great time for friends and family to get together in order to celebrate a couple’s official union. A lot of preparations go into making a wedding a wonderful event, starting with the wedding invites. The invites you send out play a very important role in your upcoming nuptials and should therefore be selected with a great deal of care.

You must realize that your wedding invites do more than merely intimate guests to you big event. They also help to set the tone for the wedding, and you can communicate any particular theme for your wedding by selecting your invitation cards carefully. Your invites also help to display your sense of style and go a long way to making your happy day very unique and unlike anything your friends and family would have experienced before.

Is It Good Etiquette To Include A Gift Registry In A Wedding Invite?

September 04, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

There are many things that ought to be included in a wedding invite. This is a very important means of communication that enables you to let your guests know when and where the wedding is, along with anything else you feel is important. However, there is no consensus regarding whether a gift registry should be included as well.

Gift registries are becoming increasingly popular these days because people simply want to save each other the bother of having to deal with unwelcome gifts. There is a very practical consideration behind having a gift registry. You are certain to have a list of things that you need in order to start your new life as a married person. However, there are many things that you probably already have since you are most likely already running a home of your own. A gift registry helps you guide your guests to the things that you would certainly appreciate getting. Your guests too will be happy to know what to get you because they would not want their hard earned money to be wasted on something that is not useful or which has already been gifted to you by somebody else.

What Shoes Should The Bride Wear On Her Wedding Day? Comfort Vs. Fashion

August 31, 2011 0 Comments Wedding Planning Tips! by Administrator

<p>Have you always known what you want to look like on your wedding day? Most little girls have very firm opinions regarding what they will wear when they get married and you are certainly no different. One of the first things you have to choose when you finalize your wedding day is what you are going to wear. Only after that do you get down to selecting your wedding invites, decor and other things that are necessary to make your wedding a wonderful event.</p>

<p>You will have to decide upon the shoes you are going to wear on your special day. It is obvious that your shoes have to be beautiful and they should also match your dress. The shoes almost always remain unseen but that does not mean you should not buy a flattering pair. You might inadvertently raise your dress a bit and your shoes will immediately be visible. It would be a great pity if your wedding photographs capture you wearing an unflattering pair of shoes.</p>

What Shoes Should The Bride Wear On Her Wedding Day? Comfort Vs. Fashion

August 31, 2011 0 Comments Wedding General by Administrator

Have you always known what you want to look like on your wedding day? Most little girls have very firm opinions regarding what they will wear when they get married and you are certainly no different. One of the first things you have to choose when you finalize your wedding day is what you are going to wear. Only after that do you get down to selecting your wedding invites, decor and other things that are necessary to make your wedding a wonderful event.

You will have to decide upon the shoes you are going to wear on your special day. It is obvious that your shoes have to be beautiful and they should also match your dress. The shoes almost always remain unseen but that does not mean you should not buy a flattering pair. You might inadvertently raise your dress a bit and your shoes will immediately be visible. It would be a great pity if your wedding photographs capture you wearing an unflattering pair of shoes.

Diamond vs. Pearl Jewellery for the Bride

August 27, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

Are you getting ready to be a bride any day soon? All eyes will be on you on that day and you have to dress with a great deal of care. The wedding dress is usually what ladies select first before they make any other arrangements because of the sheer joy of trying out beautiful dresses. You too must have undoubtedly done the same. Have you remembered to pick out your wedding jewellery as well? This is actually a very important thing to do and should never be left till the last minute because the jewellery you wear should match with your dress perfectly. In fact, it would be best if you could plan your wedding according to a theme so that there is a common motif that unites the different aspects of it, from the flowers to the wedding invites to the jewellery.

The most popular options for wedding jewellery are diamonds and pearls. Both options have their relative strengths and you should understand them well before making your selection. There is no rule regarding what jewellery a bride should wear or avoid during her wedding and she can select anything that pleases her fancy. Ladies today have plenty of options to choose from when it comes to jewellery.

What Time Should A Wedding Finish?

August 26, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

Are you in the midst of planning all the arrangements for your wedding? Be especially careful while planning the schedule of the big day because there are many different factors that you have to consider. Your wedding is definitely the most important day in your life but you also have to consider the needs of the people you send your wedding invites to. Your wedding should be planned in such a manner that every person who comes to it has a great time. How long your wedding takes from start to finish and what time it finally gets over are two things that will be very important to your guests.

You have to plan your wedding so that your guests do not feel inconvenienced in any manner. You cannot expect them to sit through an inordinately long ceremony. At the same time, you cannot have a wedding that gets over too soon, especially if it means that you will not be serving a meal. You stand to offend a lot of people this way, especially if they have had to travel long distances to be with you on your special day.

What should the groom wear on the wedding day?

August 19, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

There are certain wedding preparations that are the exclusive responsibility of the bride’s family, getting the wedding invitation cards organized and sent out, for instance. However, a bride who is really particular about how her wedding will look needs to take charge of many more arrangements. This generally includes the clothes that the groom wears on the wedding as well.

Weddings today are highly choreographed events that have many components, starting from the perfect wedding invitation cards to the best party favours to be given to all the guests who attend the event. It is therefore no surprise that the groom is also under a great deal of pressure to dress appropriately for the event. This is something that can be made very easy if he gets the right kind of help.

Fresh Flowers Vs Fondant Flowers on Your Wedding Cake

August 17, 2011 0 Comments Wedding Planning Tips! by Administrator

One of the most interesting things you get to do as part of your wedding arrangements is deciding the wedding cake. This is a great deal of fun because you get to try out a lot of different cake samples and you even have to finalize the beautiful decorations on the cake. You should certainly decide on the cake when you make other arrangements such as décor for the theme as well as the design of the wedding invites because it is best if there is continuity between all the elements of your wedding arrangements.

The wedding cake is the centre piece of the reception and its cutting is an eagerly awaited part of the big day. There is something really beautiful and grand about a wedding cake because of all the care that goes into making it. It is a given that the cake has to be delicious, but it also has to be extremely attractive because it should not be overshadowed by all the other aspects of the wedding.

Real Diamond Vs Synthetic Diamond Wedding Rings

August 12, 2011 0 Comments Wedding ettiquette by Administrator

Your wedding day is fast approaching and you must have already sent out beautifully crafted wedding invites to all your friends and loved ones so that they can join you in celebrating this special day. Have you given much thought to the kind of ring that the both of you will exchange during the ceremony? Many people exchange plain wedding bands although there is a growing trend to use diamond rings these days. There is something very appealing about a beautiful diamond ring that many people cannot resist. Wearing a beautiful diamond ring puts you in a class apart from others.

There are two choices these days when it comes to the question of diamond rings. Increasing numbers of people are opting for synthetic diamond rings instead of real diamonds because of a variety of reasons. There are advantages to both types of diamonds, but it is becoming increasingly apparent that synthetic diamonds are becoming more popular for a great number of reasons that are very easy to understand.

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