A PERFECT PLAN, Part 2: “Is Wedding Coaching Right for me?”
A PERFECT PLAN, Part 1: “WTF is A Wedding Coach?”
In Part 1 of this blog series, we took a dive into the difference between a planner vs a wedding coach.
So in this 2nd instalment, we’re gonna dive into why you should choose a particular option (Planner, Coach or DIY) & which one is going to help you be superhero of your wedding planning journey!
So settle back, grab a glass of bubbly & let’s break it all down so you can make the best choice for you!
What The Frock To Do With Your Dress After The Wedding
Wedding Planner VS Wedding Coach; What’s the difference?
Understanding that is KEY if you want to get the most out of your wedding planning journey. Whether it’s hiring a Planner, getting a Coach, or saying “F*ck it, I’ll just do it all on my own”, let’s dive in & discover the best option for your situation!
How to Avoid The 3 Most Common Wedding Planning “Surprises”
Your wedding day has come & gone. It was a totally amazing celebration & you had the BEST DAY EVER!!
…but now that it’s over, your epic ‘must-have’ wedding dress is left sitting in your closet, looking deflated & lonely. Every time you see it, you feel a wave of sadness that the party’s over.
So what the hell are you supposed to do with the dress now?
Old Habits Die Hard: The Weird & Wonderful History of Wedding Traditions
Wedding planning is one of the biggest, most exciting & often overwhelming things you’ll ever do. I’ve been in the wedding industry for almost a decade & I find the same things seem to come up again & again, that Nearlyweds wish someone had told them about earlier!
So, I’ve created a list of the Top 3 most mentioned, least wanted things you’re likely to face in your wedding planning & tips on how you can avoid those nasty surprises!
3 Easy Steps to Writing Kick-Ass Thank You Cards
Where did all these original traditions come from? Tossing the bouquet, wedding rings, a white dress…There’s lots in a wedding we seem to do automatically … & there are those who love to really push these traditions into having more & more “necessary” expense.
So we thought we’d break down a few of the more common traditions, so you can decide for yourselves what you like, what needs an update, & what can be tossed along with the bouquet …
The Essential Guide to Planning an Eco-Friendly Wedding
Etiquette experts insist that Thank You Cards be handwritten. Of course, you can mail merge that sh*t if you’d prefer, but if you’re old school, or you like to stick to tradition, start training those pen-holding fingers early. These 3 simple tips will help you get the job done easily & painlessly (finger cramps excepted)…
Should you Invite Your EX to the Wedding?
Looking after the planet; we all know it’s the right thing to do… & it’s no different when it comes to weddings: Trying to be eco-friendly can quickly become a burden!
But fear not, Warriors! We’ve condensed the endless lists of facts & figures to bring you the essential 3 areas to keep green, so you can enjoy your big day without having to boot Mother Nature off the guest list!
The Most Common WTF Wedding Moments (& How To Avoid Them)
To invite or not invite… that is the (very valid) question!
In these days of conscious uncoupling & co-parenting it’s a question many couples have to consider as they mull over the guest list. There are a few surprising reasons why it might actually be a good idea.
CRAZY IN LOVE // Peach & Coral Inspiration //
We’d be silly to assume any wedding happens without a teensy ‘oh sh*t’ moment. That’s just life!
… BUT while some catastrophes are unique, others crop up again & again. So, encourage us all to keep our collective cool, we’re sharing our favourite 3 common WTF Wedding Moments!
How to Thrift Your Wedding Dress (Without Looking Cheap)
If you’re planning a winter wedding, but keen (as mustard) to add some zesty tones, try splashes of peach & coral! It helps add lightness, vibrancy & warmth to your whole wedding vibe. We’re CRAZY IN LOVE with this colour palette, so with the help of some amazing creatives in Perth, we organised a photo shoot at a fabulous winery in the Swan Valley…
10 Things to ask Your Wedding Venue
With wedding prices ever on the up, it’ll come as no surprise that the average Aussie bride is forking out thousands of dollarydoos in exchange for the perfect gown. But you savvy brides are doing one better: pulling a Macklemore & thrifting that dress!
BOHO GLAM // Autumn Inspiration //
When it comes to the location for your big day, there’s waaayyy more to consider than you might think!
Here’s our low down on the things you need to check out when you’re choosing where to get hitched in Perth!
Wedding Facts That'll Make you Say "OMG!"
When planning a wedding overall design, couples often look for inspiration in the seasons… so when we created a styled vineyard shoot in moody Autumn, we did exactly that! Think warm coffee, yummy wine & golden leaves…
The 8 Sexiest Wedding Trends for 2019
Did you know that the average couple takes 14 months to plan a wedding!? ….or that The Czechs toss peas instead of rice or petals at a wedding!?
We’ve compiled a list of the weirdest, funniest & most interesting wedding facts for your enjoyment!
TROPICAL ROMANCE // Beach Wedding Inspiration//
Now seems a good time to look forward to 2019 & what trends the New Year will bring to the wedding world.
What’s on the hot list? Let’s take a look…
Beginner's Guide to Making Smarter Wedding Choices
For couple who want a wedding with a motif, make it something that reflects you or makes you smile. This styled shoot started with a dream of PINEAPPLE CENTREPIECES! If you want some delicious LBGTQ+ tropical beach wedding goodness, with 2 brides + a dog + tropical flair, take a look at this HOT AF gallery…
5 Flowers with Hidden Meanings
Y’see, you get engaged & kick off the wedding planning full of gusto… but in typical style, our old friend DF waits for something minor before making you snap.
SO if you find yourself crumpled in a heap sobbing over five different shades of white, here’s what to do…
Unveiling the World of Veils!
There’s nothing like a beautiful bloom to brighten up your wedding décor, but aside from the pretty factor and delicate fragrance, flowers can represent a whole lotta meaning too…
3 Wedding DIY Ideas you Can’t F**k up!
You might be surprised to learn though that the majority of brides are fence-sitters when it comes to the veil, & oddly enough, most of them don’t even realise….
If you fancy adding a personal touch to your wedding but fear you might be a potential contender for the next #pinterestfail compilation, here are our favourite..