Monthly Archives: September 2015

Wedding Gown Trends

Wedding gowns have caught the Indian bride’s fancy and how! The sumptuous, fairy tale wedding gown has moved out of the church aisle and on to the marriage mandaps. What’s more, white, off -white and cream are no longer the only colour options. There are choices galore when it comes to colour, silhouettes, necklines and veils. On the international scene, colour, albeit soft pastel ones, have been slowly making inroads onto the wedding dresses. Blush pinks and genteel greens are no longer restricted to just the bridesmaids’ party. As for the pattern, off-the-shoulder necklines and sheer capes are holding sway […]

The Bridal Bouquet – Up close

It’s almost impossible to imagine a wedding without flowers. The bright fragrant blooms find their way into the decor, the ceremony and even, on to the bride and groom. Of these, a particular bunch garners a lot of attention – the bridal bouquet. The tradition of the bride carrying a bouquet dates back centuries. Though back then, the posies were a lot different from the ones seen today. In the past, the bride usually carried a bunch of herbs and strong smelling spices to the wedding altar. The spices and strong odour were meant to ward off evil spirits and […]

Checklist Before Choosing Kerala As Your Wedding Destination

It’s been chosen as one of the 50 places on earth you MUST visit. Known as God’s own country for a reason, it is the land of backwaters, beaches, and breathtaking beauty. What’s more, it is also quickly gaining popularity as a wedding destination. But, what must one consider before choosing the ‘land of coconuts’, Kerala, as your wedding destination? Here is a quick checklist to note while choosing Kerala as your wedding destination! : Weather Firstly, check the weather. Monsoon weddings are fast gaining popularity, especially during the months between September to March. They are best suitable for an outdoor […]