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Wedding Trends for 2018

As 2017 draws to a close, everyone who’s planning to get married in 2018 will be wondering how to create an occasion that’s timely and on-point. Every year has its own distinctive set of looks, themes and feelings, so here’s what you should be looking at for 2018. It’s all gone a bit industrial Yep,…

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Your Autumn Wedding

While it’s true that spring and summer are the most popular seasons for weddings, autumn can be the ideal time too, for many reasons. Let’s take a quick look at why you should tie the knot in the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness… It’s cooler You’re no longer restricted by the blazing heat of…

Sunshine Coast Celebrant Toni Collett

What to Expect from Your Maid of Honour

One of the most important figures at your wedding (apart from you and your intended, of course) is your Maid of Honour. You’ll already know what your MoH is, but you might not know exactly what her role is and what your expectations of her should be. She’s your right-hand…errr…chick Your MoH will organise your…

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Get Your Seating Plan Right

One of the biggest pain points in planning your wedding is the seating plan. You have to keep old rivals apart without making it obvious, keep both families happy, keep old university chums together… It’s hard work, so use these tips to make your logistical load easier. Start planning at once Once the invitations are…

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How to Write the Perfect Invitations

We’re a long way past the days when all wedding invitations were written on heavy white or cream-coloured card – all copperplate script and stuffy formal phrasing. These days invitations are a part of the wedding experience in themselves – they can be fun, quirky, individualised and even a bit cheeky. If you go for…

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How to Have a No-theme Wedding

For the last few years, everyone’s had a theme at their wedding. Themes can be great – they add interest to an event, they can spark conversations between strangers and make for amazing photos. However, not everyone wants to be like the others, so if you fancy a theme-less wedding, you should go for it.…

Sunshine Coast Celebrant Toni Collett

Modern-day Wedding Etiquette

The times are changing, and so is wedding etiquette. If you’re about to attend a wedding soon, you may be wondering what the protocol is these days; have some cast-iron rules fallen by the wayside? What about smartphones and Instagram? Let’s have a look. Can you wear black? You used to not be able to,…