Must have List for Outdoor weddings

Must have List for Outdoor weddings

Water proof makeup Use of water proof makeup by the bride is very important, Even if it is a winter wedding. Focus lights of photographers and the constant hugging of friends and relatives is going to make you feel hot and eventually sweat a little. In order to avoid ruining your make up always opt for water proof makeup   Footwear warning Warn your guests especially ladies about the venue flooring. In case its going to be grassy or soft mud, inform them to not to wear Pencil heels and Stilettos. Their heels might sink into the grass and make them lose their balance. You can also offer the women with heel covers which help in walking on any surface with comfort.   Make Sure to have ample shade arrangement If it is going to be a day wedding and you know it will be sunny, make sure you get lots of canopies installed. Else make arrangements for coloured Parasols / Umbrellas. They will not only provide much needed shade, but can also be used as props by guests for their pictures. You can also have colourful sunglasses as wedding favors for everyone. Another prop!   Lots of hydrating drinks Install lots of stalls serving cool drinks to keep the guests hydrated. Most of the times, especially in Punjabi weddings that are held in huge lawns water is usually kept in one corner of the venue. Have Small drink trolleys all around the venue.   Mosquito Repellent If you are planning an evening or a night wedding, offer your guests small packs of insect repellant creams. Don’t let the...
Wedding & Engagement ring ideas for the bride

Wedding & Engagement ring ideas for the bride

The Solitaire For every girl who believes that “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” this is the kind of ring you want.  Depending on the budget, the size of the carat can be chosen. Thus every bride can totally rock a solitaire.   The Princess cut There are girls out there who have been planning their wedding since the first time they heard a fairy tale. For the girl who is smitten by her knight in shining armor, she should definitely opt for the princess cut style of diamond ring.   The Heart This ring symbolizes romance to the core. It is unique, it is amazing and it totally catches the eye. Lady Gaga has been sporting this style of ring as well.   The Colored Style For those girls who want to go for something different and not follow the band wagon. The colored precious stones are the options to opt for. Whether it is an emerald ring, ruby ring or a sapphire ring like Princess Kate .These colored engagement rings are totally stunning and different than the rest.   The Pear cut Sporting a huge round rock all the time can get monotonous for some. Hence , the solution is to opt for the pear cut diamond ring. This style is extremely rare and it is meant for those brides who are different than the others.  This style accentuates the finger, making it look extremely slender and thus doing the ring total justice.   The Baguette Unlike the other diamond rings which are clear and give a bright sparkle. The Baguette style of ring is thick and...
Wedding ring ideas for the Groom

Wedding ring ideas for the Groom

In today’s times the groom is as fashion conscious as the bride. The wedding ring is a symbol of the beautiful union of groom and the bride. Below are wedding ring ideas for the groom to be   The Traditional Gold Band This ring is for the groom who is traditional at heart. A simple gold band reflects simplicity and royalty.   The Diamond Gold Ring This ring is for the man who loves a little bling in his life. A gold ring with an option of 4 to 9 small  diamonds gives just the right amount of shine.   The Simple Platinum Ring A groom who isn’t fond of gold yet loves simplicity should definitely go for a platinum ring. Very simple, chic and stylish it will definitely add to his personality.   The Black Platinum Ring This ring is for the groom who is an extrovert. His personality is outgoing and he loves being different than anyone else. One needs immense self confidence to break away from the traditions and opt for this style of wedding ring.   The Romantic Engraved Ring This ring is for the die hard romantic groom who would want to engrave his brides name on his ring or the wedding date . Very soft, subtle and hopelessly romantic . This ring will definitely give brownie points to the groom from his bride.   The Tattoo Ring Last but not the least for all the grooms who are not comfortable to wear a ring. The latest trend is to get the ring with the name of your bride tattooed on your ring finger....
Why Wedding Should Be A Shared Responsibility

Why Wedding Should Be A Shared Responsibility

A big extravagant wedding accustomed with a bash of events having a fusion of Indian and western culture has become a trend nowadays. Whilst this big fat wedding does bring happiness and charm in the conducted events, the bride’s family is left indebted under the burden of expenses. We all do love the festivity, food and anything new in the weddings but leaving some burdened with limitless expenses and following such traditions is actually a bane for the society. Living in the century where we talk of equality and adapting good out of western culture, it is high time we take this issue on the next level and make weddings a shared responsibility. We believe in equality With women empowering men in many fields, society has finally rendered into believing in the equality. And being an equalist myself, I would want my partner to believe in the same and share every responsibility equally. Perhaps, there is no written rule that bride’s family has to spend the lot to give away their daughters. We run a family together If you consider that it is the groom who is to take care of the bride for lifetime and hence bride’s family should take care of the expenses, you are in bad need to know the meaning of wedding. Wedding is a bond that brings happiness to the souls and gives you a shoulder to shed all your worries and sorrows for life. So, if you are going to look out for her financially or any other way she is going to be there managing your household, taking care of your children...
12 Fun Things Every Girl Should Do Before Getting Married

12 Fun Things Every Girl Should Do Before Getting Married

Although it gets really exciting when you day dream about the idea of getting married, but red alert girls! Isn’t there any bucket list of things you have always wanted to do before you consider yourself ready to tie the knot? If there isn’t, you better give a look to these fun things you could do before you rush in the responsibilities zone. Because, once married there would be no looking back to these: Travel alone Do you have any little place in your heart that you wish to visit but have thought, “Alas! No one available to accompany”. It’s high time hovering on such stuff. Pack your bags now and enjoy the luxury of travelling alone and doing things your own pace. Follow your heart It is high time you take out time out of your busy schedule and think if you are ever going to follow little passions you always dreamt of like learning to play guitar or dancing. Yes, it’s time to follow your heart. Face your fears Be that sky-diving or deep-sea diving or bungee jumping, you got to experience all before you get married. Have this one time life experience and trust me you will not regret doing it. Go on a road trip How exciting would it be to get all your college buddies together and plan an adventurous road trip where you can party all you want. It would be like visiting a fairyland! Try online dating To try something crazy always brings new anticipation in life and dating online could be one of them. Moreover, you never know you might get...
Going the Western way having small intimate weddings with close loved ones

Going the Western way having small intimate weddings with close loved ones

In the sweetness of her blush, in the twinkle of her eyes, in the tinkling of her bangles, in the sensation of certain songs, in the silent wait of her prince, in the clouds of fantasies, dwells a dream every young girl in her teens wants fulfilled is of a perfect wedding. Wouldn’t it be better to live off that dream with just the ones you truly love? So, let’s get over from the shallowness of a big fat Indian wedding and elope into a little cuddly world giving Indian traditions some western touch. Your Money, your happiness A wedding day indeed is a big day in anyone’s life but instead of making it big by doing extravagant deeds, make it more beautiful by doing what you always have sought to do. You can arrange everything according to your own tastes and can even spend lavish to make a little wedding have that ‘wow’ factor which wouldn’t be typical like every other wedding but have a charm that every soul present would remember and cherish. Let’s make dreams a reality Imagine a beautiful ranch venue where a perfectly dressed you get wed to the man of dreams with just the close loved ones embracing your beauty, with all eyes giving blessings of a lifetime. It’s time we celebrate love just with those that really matter, enjoy the feast with the ones that truly cherish the moments, where everyone’s dressed according to a decided theme and where everyone tastes the true bliss that a wedding should actually grant. No more burdens and no more meddling Although, Indian heritage provides the...