October 2015 – She Said Yes – Wedding Planning Advice

October 2015 archive

Planning a Destination Wedding

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Ah, the Destination Wedding: For the couple who aren’t satisfied with just making one day all about them, but who plan a holiday all about them – for everyone!  Of course, I’m kidding (we are having a Destination Wedding too – hint above as to where it might be)! Why are we having a Destination Wedding? Because some […] Read more…

I found my Choo – a day with Jimmy in Auckland

Apologies: since this article was published, I have changed hosting sites and lost the photos that were associated with the words. As a die-hard Sex and the City fan, I’ve long been familiar with the legend of Jimmy Choo – now Professor, Dato (a Malaysian honorary title) and OBE (British Empire). Growing up with SATC “I lost […] Read more…

How to Organise a Marquee Wedding

We are absolutely spoiled for choice when it comes to planning a wedding and searching for venues in New Zealand. Whether you’re eloping on one of NZ’s beautiful beaches, planning an intimate gathering at a family farm, or an elaborate and extravagant event on one of our many beautiful wineries, it’s not hard to find somewhere […] Read more…

Getting that Wedding Day Glow

There’s a lot of pressure planning a wedding, but it’s essential that you don’t add to that by putting your body under tons of extra stress by crash dieting or exercising excessively. It is really important to take care of you. I am so happy to be able to share with you these exclusive tips from Annabelle Matson, Health and Wellness Coach at AnnabelleMatson.com Read more…

Ensure you have healthy skin for your wedding day

Having just celebrated my 26th birthday, I’m truly into my mid-20s and no longer able to avoid the subtle but certain effects of ageing. Aside from hangovers lasting longer, and winter kilos budging slower, I’m also very conscious of how my skin is aging. I always look after my body and skin anyway, but with […] Read more…

Summer Bride’s Healthy Hair

Planning a wedding in New Zealand’s beautiful Coromandel in February, I’m pretty lucky to be able to (almost) count on having plenty of sun. NZ’s gorgeous sub-tropical climate in the North Island, and warm-temperate South Island, means warm days are never too far away, and we love to get outside and enjoy the summer, sun, sand and […] Read more…

New Zealand Breast Cancer Month: Awareness and Support

October is New Zealand’s Breast Cancer Month, which makes it a great time to make a donation to a charity supporting women with breast cancer, but also to take action to ensure you’re proactively protecting yourself. TODAY 8 New Zealand WOMEN will be diagnosed with breast cancer. THIS YEAR 650 will most likely die. YET 30% […] Read more…