July 2015 – She Said Yes – Wedding Planning Advice

July 2015 archive

A Romantic Getaway at Rosebud Cottage

With his international job and both of our lives often getting in the way of our being able to spend time together, my fiance Blair and I have to make it a priority to spend time with each other when he’s actually in New Zealand.  We live together of course, in a flat with 3 others […] Read more…

3-6 Months Wedding Planning: Your Essential Checklist

I’m just about to step into the scary 3-6 months wedding planning territory. This is when all the little details start to come together, and time moves faster than the speed of light – whether you’re ready or not. If you’ve still got 6-12 months to go, make sure you’ve ticked off the items on that list before […] Read more…

Craft Party Wedding DIY: Time to call in Favours

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If you’re struggling with all your wedding planning to-do’s, or even if you aren’t, it’s time to call in favours – crafty friends’ DIY favours that is! Chances are you’re inviting around 75-150 guests to your wedding: people who love you and can’t wait to celebrate the beginning of the next chapter of your lives.  Chances are also […] Read more…

Post-Engagement Party Blues

The Engagement Party has been and gone, leaving me with wonderful memories, a faint headache, and a renewed focus on organising the wedding. It was the best night of my life, and I’d encourage any bride to go to the time, trouble and expense to organise their own too (yes, it’s easy enough not to […] Read more…