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Selecting our wedding venue – My Wedding Tale

Good morning, I wanted to share with you our experience in selecting our wedding venue, how and why we picked ours based on our style and theme for our wedding. We decided to go off and come up with a top 3 venues each and then compare lists and go from there. As a...

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What are wedding favours?

Wedding Favours – It’s believed they originated in Europe, a long time ago, when aristocrats would send their wedding guests home bearing a bonbonniere. As the name suggests, it is a box designed for fancy bonbons. It was usually made of upscale materials like...

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The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Where do I start? I’m currently going through this with Emily at the moment, and we seem to be getting somewhere, but I wanted to share with you a combination of lists and planning checklists merged into one based on my experience. 18 months to go Set a provisional...

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Music during a civil ceremony

Why? Music is one of the few human unifiers. Regardless of age, background, social status or gender, music speaks to us all. More so, I can’t think of any moment where music would be unwelcome. From our highs to our lows, music comes as an embrace for the soul, a mood...

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We’re engaged, what now? – My Wedding Tale

After getting engaged, we decided not to let anyone know for a few days except for immediate family so that we could enjoy it. A few days had passed, we told our friends in person and then the world through social media. After answering all the questions that everyone...

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Popping the question – My Wedding Tale

When you’re in a long-term relationship that’s going great, marriage is something that’s always on the horizon. Most couples reach a point where they talk about it, without actually committing and that’s precisely what happened to Emily and me. We were in...

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