May 2016 – She Said Yes – Wedding Planning Advice

May 2016 archive

9 Tips for Choosing your Wedding Day Jewellery

With all the focus on the wedding dress, sometimes the task of choosing your wedding day jewellery falls til the last minute, just another small task to add to the long list of plans. On the one day where you don’t carry a handbag, wear a watch or usually even see your shoes, jewels may be […] Read more…

M.A.C. x Chris Chang:

This is Chris Chang This is MAC Cosmetics x Chris Chang Featuring a vivid kaleidoscope of cutting-edge colour, inspired by the ancient Chinese art form Kunqu, MAC X Chris Chang are WOW but totally WEARABLE colours. While these colours are bold and bright, they’re actually far more wearable than I initially gave them credit for.  I […] Read more…

Rose Tinted Flowers

This week She Said Yes sat down with the lovely Rosie behind Auckland’s prettiest florist company Rose Tinted Flowers. Since we met at the launch of her pop-up store last year, I’ve wanted to feature her advice, her flower subscription service, and Rose Tinted Flowers beautiful bouquets which are romantic, natural and ‘freshly foraged’ style. […] Read more…

What to do in Rotorua for Couples

A weekend in Rotorua didn’t immediately spring to mind when organising a romantic getaway either, but the past few days in the thermal wonderland has shattered all expectations.  If you’re looking at whether to go, or what to do in Rotorua, look no further, because our experience couldn’t have been better. Lake Rotorua is visually stunning; […] Read more…

Planning the Perfect Picnic Date

In the ten years or so we’ve been “dating“, you think at some time we’d have been on the simple Picnic date, and now that we have, it’s definitely going to be on the cards again. Planning the perfect picnic date is as such an easy, quick and romantic way to spend time together one-on-one: […] Read more…

Do you really need a Makeup Artist?

Though I love learning make-up techniques and trying the latest releases, my aptitude will never compare to that of a make up artist.  I’ve learned to bronze and blend but my highlight/contour still isn’t that conjured by the skilled hands (and eye) of a makeup artist with professional training and on-the-job experience . I don’t doubt that you’re more talented […] Read more…

7 things to do in a Weekend in Rotorua

We’re heading to Rotorua today for a long weekend of excitement, adventure and hopefully a little romance too!  We haven’t finalised all our plans so I thought I’d open the floor to your suggestions for travelling to one of New Zealand’s most popular tourist towns.  I’ll let you know our plans so far, so please […] Read more…

Good Food and Bad Neighbours

This week’s date night was easy as A,B,C, (American food, Bad Neighbours and Cornwall Park) and I recommend it for yours this weekend.   Blair returned home from San Francisco early in the morning, so instead of welcoming him home with Kiwi kai and Shortland Street, I helped him acclimatise by instead taking him out for American food […] Read more…

M·A·C brows are it

M.A.C. Just Released a Brand-New, Extensive Brow Collection and it couldn’t be more welcome!  You don’t need me to tell you the Brows are back in town!   Not the over-plucked then pencilled/tattooed brows of 90’s era Gwen Stefani or Pamela Anderson… but Big, Brazen, Bold, or even Bushy brows are making headlines. Now, brows are natural and dramatic, […] Read more…

Glowing reviews for Bobbi Brown’s Nourishing Glow

“Bobbi Glow” is much more than brilliant marketing – and this is proven once again in the latest offering from Bobbi Brown: Skin Nourishing Glow Foundation.  I’ve been wearing this foundation for a month now, and it’s truly Bobbi Brown’s most glowy, radiant foundation, as this review shows. This foundation will have you glowing even through the cooler […] Read more…

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