Planning & Budget

A wedding decor as magical as a Vincent Van Gogh painting

Wedding decor is no longer just florals, and motifs in reds and pinks. Today, customisation is everything. When a couple from Pondicherry approached Ambika Gupta, founder and creative director, The A-Cube Project, they already had a theme in mind for all their wedding functions. Doctors by profession but art enthusiasts, they wanted to have a […]

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The History Behind “Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace”

Though the movies might make it seem like weddings objections happen on the reg, they’re actually quite rare. What’s even rarer? That an opportunity for objections would be even built into a ceremony in the first place. (Phew!) “Weddings are full of ritual,” says officiant Jill Magerman. “Fortunately, the phrase ‘speak now or forever hold your peace’ is […]

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COVID-19 Testing at Weddings: What to Know Now

If you’re a New York-based couple planning a wedding right now, chances are, you’ve heard the news that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has officially announced that wedding receptions of up to 150 people, or 50 percent of the reception venue’s capacity, will be allowed so long as there is proper testing in place ahead of […]

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At-Home Weddings: How to Make Your House Party Feel Special

If you’re like most engaged couples planning a wedding in 2021, your plans have likely been thrown in the air a number of times as a result of the unforeseen circumstances brought on by the pandemic. It’s no surprise if you’ve had to drastically downsize your guest count, rearrange your planning timeline, and practically reimagine your entire […]

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How to Celebrate Your Engagement Without a Party

If you’re wondering how to celebrate your engagement during a pandemic, you’re not the only one. Couples who got engaged during the last year deserve to celebrate this milestone safely with loved ones. Engagements are certainly something to commemorate, especially during times like these that make everyone evaluate what’s really important. So even if you […]

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Wedding Cookies: Ideas and Recipes From Around the World

When it comes to wedding sweets, we’ll always love a traditional wedding cake. But what about when you want to offer an alternative on the dessert table? Adding wedding cookies to the mix may be the perfect choice.  “Cookies are a great addition to a wedding because they can range from simple and timeless, like a chocolate chip […]

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5 Elegant Wedding Themes That Stand the Test of Time

When finalizing your wedding theme and wedding decor, it’s important to make decisions based on what you love now, but you should also think about what you’ll still love in the years and decades to come. For many couples, this means choosing a theme that feels “elegant” and tasteful, but what does that actually mean? […]

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5 ways to make your Zoom parties feel fresh and exciting again

It’s almost a year into the pandemic and we’re still thankful for the technology that helps us stay in touch with friends and family while staying safe and socially distant — but Zoom fatigue is also very real. Hopping onto a virtual call with friends felt fun and fresh at the beginning, but these days it can feel so […]

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