Fake versus Real (Cake that is…)

A recently discovered trend has been the battle between real cakes and fake cakes. The bottom line is that you have to get a cake, but couples are now considering if having every layer of your cake real is important. How does this work? You can pick and choose which layers you’d like to have…

Common Traditional Rituals In Indian Weddings

Traditional  Rituals Amongst the myriad of rites and rituals performed at desi weddings, the most famous and in fact the interesting one is the shoe stealing, more commonly known as “jootachupai”. It is a tradition that has stood the test of time. It is a centuries old traditional game played between the sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law…

Jewelry

We’re back today to share tips about your shopping techniques! So of course you won’t be able to buy accessories until you buy the actual dress for the day first. Once that is done, you can get the pieces to put it all together. One of the accessories you are able to get while on…

The right outfits

Just like majority of our lives, we a females, seem to always obsess over what we wear. Just like any other day, we obsess over our wedding event outfits. I mean realistically, why shouldn’t we right? It’s our big day and everyone’s eyes should be on the bride. Technically, no bride is wrong to be…

Bridal Mehndi… basics

So your wedding is around the corner and you’ve managed to get everything in line for your big day.  In between the tastings and the fittings, sometimes things like bridal mehndi are overlooked. Sure, we all know it’s part of our South Asian wedding and we have to get it done but what brides sometimes…

It’s all about the music

If your expecting a wedding with a jam-packed dance floor then there’s a few things that are important to consider when choosing your music. Now I know a lot of couples lay their faith in their hired DJ. However, sometimes that ends up being a bad bet. I’m not saying that you technically made a…

Joote do Paise lo

One of the biggest controversies regarding weddings isn’t the rituals, rites or anything, rather it happens to be one of the most traditional games in probably wedding history, of course, the shoe stealing! As far as time goes back, Bollywood movies and personal experiences have shown us the way this game works between sister in…

The Itty Bitty Things

I don’t know about you, but after spending days and weeks working on the menu, after countless tastings, I want to be able to actually eat the food that I spent so much time and money on! Which leads us to our first item on our list: remembering to get fed. I know it may…

iSpy – capture the small details

While the photographers that you pick are pretty special, it is impossible to think that they will capture every single moment that happens at your wedding.  Why not put your guests to work and not tell them?  There are some amazing wedding picture apps online at this point (another post all together – so be…