Every bridal couple’s biggest fear is that it may rain on their wedding day, especially if the event is outdoors. In many cultures, however, rain on your wedding day is considered good luck. So, make sure you’re prepared, and then go with the flow (pun intended)! The best thing to do is have a plan for if it rains or is especially chilly on the day. Here are a few tricks to help you deal with and even embrace less than perfect conditions:
06 April 2021
We all know that timeless bridal refrain or rhyme – something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. But what does it mean? And what items should you choose to pull this off without them clashing with your ensemble? Let’s go through some ideas, shall we?
In nature, diamonds develop in various, often magnificent, colours. Over the years, people have attached particular meanings to the diverse hues. So, some shades are more suited to specific personality types than others. If you’re thinking of getting engaged and keen on a coloured diamond, knowing the appropriate tint for your spouse can be helpful. It also shows them you put some serious thought into your choice and considered special details.
Sometimes, the bride and groom have moved or intend to move overseas but hold their wedding in their home country. Or, perhaps you’ve been invited to attend someone’s wedding virtually. This can get tricky concerning gifts, as bulky items are difficult and often expensive to transport. If you’re faced with this dilemma, not to worry, HAPPLY has some brilliant ideas to help. Let’s take a look:
If you've been delegated the task of planning the bachelorette party - or Hen Night - then look no further; we've got you covered! Typically, the Hen Night is the bride's last big bash with her besties as an unmarried woman. However, depending on her preferences, this may take a different form. Let's explore some simple steps to help plan an unforgettable event.
So, you’ve found the man of your dreams, and you’re getting married - congratulations! Now, let the wedding planning begin. The earlier you start, the less last-minute madness you’ll have, and the more seamless your wedding will be. Let’s get you on track with this 12-month comprehensive and user-friendly guide. You can also use HAPPLY’s planning tools in the Wedding Preparation section.
You may be wondering whether you and your intended should spend the night apart or together on the eve of the wedding. Customarily, the bride and groom will not see each other overnight and until the wedding ceremony. While this approach is not for everyone, it can help to add some extra romance and anticipation. Here are four reasons to give each other some space the night before the wedding.
Once you’ve nailed down your wedding theme and style and sorted out your gown and accessories, it’s time to look at details for your bridesmaids. These items include earrings, necklaces, bracelets, rings, pins, shoes, hair wreaths or other styling decorations. To make sure everyone looks their best on the special day, check out our essential accessorising tips:
With just one day to go, you may be wondering how you should spend this time. By now, you’ve probably run through your entire to-do list. So, ideally, you want to get as much rest as possible. However, if nerves are keeping you on your toes, engaging in some light tasks and activities may help keep you grounded. Here are six items to pay attention to and to keep you occupied on the day before the wedding:
So, it’s one week before your wedding day – what should you be focusing on? While most of the heavy lifting of your wedding planning should be behind you, there’ll always be details to finalise. Let’s have a look at what you need to do in the last week:
After months and months of intensive planning, your wedding day is finally here! Following so much build-up, it may feel a bit surreal for it to have arrived. You may not be 100% sure what to feel and how to act. To help you out, here are six tips for navigating the special day:
A well-thought-out itinerary is crucial for smooth proceedings on your big day. It's a document that shows everyone what will be happening and where they need to be at any given time. Your specific timeline depends on you and your partner's unique choices. To make your customised wedding schedule effortlessly, you can use HAPPLY's templates and resources.
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