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5 Tips for Soon To Be Brides

Whereas your wedding day is supposed to be the happiest day of your life, it is not always the case. Factors such as weather and lazy service providers can add gloom to your wedding day.

Listed below, are some of the things which you can do to ensure that your wedding day goes as planned.

1.      Select the Right Dress

Everyone has opinion in regards to the best type of wedding dress to wear on your wedding day. Regardless of which type of dress you select, it is important that the dress fits you nicely. Once you have identified the dress which you think will suit you well on the D-day, pay for it and have it delivered to your home.

Do not wait until the last minute to pick the dress you want to wear on your wedding day. There are so many things that can go wrong, for example, a hurricane or a tornado ripping off the roof of a bride store thereby destroying everything.

2.      Setup a Registry

Wedding registries are designed to enable you get the things you need to start your life together as husband and wife. While setting up a registry, think about the things you need. Then again, do not be shy about being creative.

3.      Get a Right-Hand Man

A right-hand man in this context refers to someone you can depend on. During the ceremony, you will want someone who can run for you petty errands like getting a bottle of water or a plate of biscuits. Note that, not everybody will come to your rescue when you need it. But, when you have someone you can rely on, rest assured that everything will go smoothly.

4.      Eat Something

A majority of brides forget to eat on their wedding day. Since you’ll need strength to move around before finally settling down for a meal at the reception, it is important that you eat something before leaving the house.


Update:Wedding ring shopping!

wedding ringThe wedding ring is finally picked out. It was a hard choice but we ended up going with this beautiful ring!

What are Koozies?

Many of you have asked what a koozie is… A Koozie is like a cover or a insulator that keeps a drink chilled for long period. They are used to enjoy the chilled and refreshing drinks on a hot summer day even after hours. I came across them at my friend sarah’s wedding. Thanks to the internet she got her koozies and they weren’t that expensive. she got them for her wedding and i have been wanting to get them for mine ever since…

emily-kooziesThere are many online shops from where you can buy the koozies. The prices of these products depend on certain factors such as the:

  • Style
  • Material
  • Color used
  • Fabric
  • Screen printing colors

You can check all these factors find out the koozies that are available at the most reasonable rates. You can choose the color and theme according to your choice. Many web based stores also give the buyers an opportunity to personalize their own wedding koozies instead of the usual bride and groom ones we are use to seeing                                                                            


Wedding Favors: Tips for Making Your Wedding Day Memorable

Wedding favors are means through which you can show your appreciation to the guests who took their time to not only grace your wedding, but buy wedding gifts for you. Listed below, are tips on how to select the right wedding favor.

#1: Select Practical Presents

favorsIf you would like a wedding favor that serves its objective, pick a present that is either practical or palatable. Comestible wedding favors can be savored by your guests while on their way back to their residences. Examples of edible wedding favors you can use include, but not limited to cake pops and tailored candy bars. On the other hand, examples of practical wedding favors include luggage tags and wineglasses. some people use Koozies are also very practical as they are widely used.

#2: Choose Gifts that Express Your Personality

Identify wedding favors which show your personality. For example, if you love wine, present your guests with miniature wine bottles containing customized labels. On the other hand, if you love golfing, you can present your guests with custom-made golf balls as well as tees. If your roots can be traced to Asia, present your guests with boxes of containing Asian pastries.

Then again, you need to exercise caution when it comes to personalizing every gift. For example, if you are presenting your guests with something practical like coasters, avoid putting your images or initials on them. These are items they may want to use in their homes and as such may not want your pictures or initials on them even though they are your close friends.

#3: Make Supplement Favors

Unless your wedding is a card only event, you need to make supplement favors. Still, accidents do happen and you may end up with gifts that are fewer than the number of guests in attendance. Therefore, it is crucial that you make additional gifts.

Tips from Brides on Their Wedding Day

It’s quite normal to have mixed emotions on your wedding day. After all, you are preparing to enter a different stage in life. In spite of what is going on inside you, it is important that your weeding go on as smoothly as possible.

Listed below, are five things which every bride needs to know on her wedding day if they are to have a peace of mind.

#1: Enjoy Yourself

This is quite easier said than done, especially if you have been involved in the planning and organization of your wedding. Delegating tasks and responsibilities to others on the D-day can be difficult since you are not sure if they will do things accordingly.

Nonetheless, it is crucial that you delegate all tasks and responsibilities on your wedding day to others so that you too can have fun as the invited guests. Note that, you only have one chance to appreciate the hard work that went into making your wedding day a success.

#2: Relish the Sights and Sounds

weddingThe key to calming your nerves on your wedding day is savoring the sights and sounds. Take time to taste the cake, dance to the music and chat with other guests. Whereas you may have hired a professional photographer to capture all the details of your wedding, you also need to have memories of the day.

#3: Recognize the Fact that You Are the Most Beautiful Person

There is a reason why only the bride is allowed to put on the wedding gown on the material day. The gown basically portrays your beauty and elegance. Therefore, allow yourself to be spoilt since you need to feel like a princess.

Regardless of what everyone may tell you in respect to how to make your wedding day a success, do not forget that you love your husband to be.