April 2017 – She Said Yes – Wedding Planning Advice

April 2017 archive

What a girl wants? Diamonds.

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Marilyn Monroe said it best with “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” but for the guys hoping to make a girl’s dream come true, there’s a little more to it. Choosing an engagement ring can be intimidating: what style does she like? what colour metal? is the name on the box important..? and the ‘big’ one… Does size matter? […] Read more…

Must-Haves for the Ultimate Hens Party!

Whether you’re heading to Waiheke for a weekend of wine, or to Vegas for a weekend of absolute debauchery fun, everyone’s looking forward to the hens party. Once you’ve got one helluva send off planned, these are the last few things to pick up before the final single girl’s send off. 1. In the swim of it […] Read more…

3 ways to Ensure you Remember your Wedding Day

How can you Ensure you Remember your Wedding Day? Slow down, be present and soak up every single moment so that you remember your wedding day. It’s one of the most commonly cited wedding day tips, but few ever actually explain how to ensure you remember your wedding day. If you’re anything like me (or even if […] Read more…

Beauty Picks to Extend That Summer Feeling

As the rain buckets down off my roof and puddles of water drown my garden (and my social life), it may finally be time to accept that summer is over. However, while those warm glows of sun are fewer and further between, I’m not ready to let go of those summery vibes. This month’s beauty picks will make you […] Read more…

HOW TO AVOID BECOMING BRIDEZILLA

Once he (or she) has popped the question, it’s all love, laughter, and happily ever after – right?! A time to celebrate, to party, to have fun planning the wedding day you’ve always dreamed of! So what if it’s not actually as amazing as you imagined… and you’re not having as much fun wedding planning as you […] Read more…

Wedding Planning… according to Twitter

If wedding planning’s got you like @hotpatooties take a moment to have a giggle or a ROFLMAO at some of twitter’s best wedding planning musings! All jokes aside, you should be able to enjoy wedding planning! The little white book makes it simple and stressfree (or at least more simple, and less stressful!). Read more…

THE 6 EASIEST WAYS TO REUSE, RECYCLE, REDUCE WASTE AND SAVE MONEY ON THE BIG DAY

Something green, something blue, something borrowed… something reused?! Of course, you knew it before you get engaged… the troubling, tricky but unavoidable fact is that throwing a wedding is an expensive exercise!  If you are anything like me, then as you delve deeper into the wedding planning process (and the bills start to pile up) you can’t help […] Read more…

The traveling little white book

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Valentine’s day brought many a man to one knee presenting lucky women with an equally gorgeous ring on their finger. This year a phenomenal trend emerged too, where couples showed their love for each other by having others around the world take photos with personalized notes, i.e. “my love for you is so big it […] Read more…

Beautiful Bridalwear that won’t Break the Bank

Weddings are EXPENSIVE. Just utter the words ‘Wedding Dress’ and your bank account shudders! Whatever your style, don’t be afraid to skip the bridal salon to save money! I’ve trawled the high street and found the best (and most affordable) wedding dresses for your big day. Asos has some of the most incredible (and bargain) wedding […] Read more…

7 Mistakes Brides Make Wedding Dress Shopping

Mistakes Brides Make When Wedding Dress Shopping

It’s one of the most exciting aspects of wedding planning, and an experience most brides-to-be are looking forward to… Yes it’s time to go wedding dress shopping! Wait a sec though, there’s a whole lot of hope riding on this one outfit (or two should you choose to have an outfit change!), and you might be […] Read more…

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