Pre-Shaadi Ceremonies For the Hindu Couple Part 1

Pre-Shaadi Ceremonies For the Hindu Couple Part 1

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Hindu religion has been one of the longest practiced religions around the world. As such an ancient religion, the traditions, customs and rituals passed down are held sacred from generation to generation. The most sacred of all the Hindu religion practices is what we know today as the sacrament of matrimony, marriage or to those of us Indians, hamara shaadi ka din. The day of our wedding is a…

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Wedding Countdown Checklist - 4 months

Wedding Countdown Checklist – 4 months

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A bride recently said to me, “I’m getting married in four months! What do I do? Where do I start?”

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These are two of the most asked questions, so let the countdown begin. This is a quick checklist and although its begins at four months, please tailor and adjust it to match your own priorities and wedding date. Like any checklist this is simply a guide.

Four Months to go:

  • Inform immediate family…

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Yelp Fines for Negative Reviews

Yelp Fines for Negative Reviews

union-street-ghUnion Street Guest House of Hudson New York has made a bold move by fining wedding parties and their guests $500 for each negative review that they post about their stay.  

The Vanderbilt and Rockefeller owned hotel had the following statement on their website, but it has since been taken down:

                  Please know that despite the fact that wedding couples love Hudson and our Inn,      …

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Feature Friday: Luis Rodriguez Makeup Artist

Feature Friday: Luis Rodriguez Makeup Artist

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IMG_0776Makeup artist, Luis Rodriguez, styles the faces of brides with wedding day makeup looks that enhance their natural beauty in a distinguishable and eye-catching manner. Luis’ knack for all things beauty took root in his homeland of the Dominican Republic. Growing up, Luis honed his skills on the faces of his family members before moving on to photo shoots and fashion shows. Over the past 20 years…

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Top 10 Indian Bridal Looks! Punjab to Tamil Nadu

Top 10 Indian Bridal Looks! Punjab to Tamil Nadu

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The Indian bride is among one of the most elegant, feminine, beautiful brides. They are the picture perfect image of Indian culture wrapped in an exquisite array of fabric, makeup and jewelry. These women are among the brightest and most beautiful around the world but they are unique to their states. From Punjab to Tamil Nadu, each state and religion has their way of decorating and presenting the…

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Fool Proof Your Wedding

Fool Proof Your Wedding

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Bridal Tips for not letting someone else’s foolishness ruin your wedding day.

bride-smelling-flowerYou have planned for this day and no one knows more than you how much time and effort you have put into this day. After attending, planning and hearing so many different wedding stories I have to share some of these important tips.

Ring bearer & Flower girls - some incentive for doing a great job (a coloring book, their…

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Feature Friday: Azure Water

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Azure Water is, quite literally, a refreshing company that fills an essential need in the wedding industry by offering customizable water bottles for customers that are concerned with maintaining a healthy lifestyle, even on their wedding day.

Attachment-1 (1)The eight year old, international, business prides itself in creating bottled water that is memorable and expressive of each customer’s own taste and…

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Feature Friday: Azure Water

Feature Friday: Azure Water

Azure Water is, quite literally, a refreshing company that fills an essential need in the wedding industry by offering customizable water bottles for customers that are concerned with maintaining a healthy lifestyle, even on their wedding day.

The eight year old, international, business prides itself in creating bottled water that is memorable and expressive of each customer’s own taste and…

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Instagram your wedding!

It’s not new or surprising that social media has swept this generation. With certain social media networks comes ways to engage and involve your guests in your wedding! In this post we are going to offer some tips on how your guests can Instagram your wedding. This has several benefits, one being you can involve your guests and make them feel more involved in your special day. Yyou can  also have…

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