Posted by: Renu Eapen on Tuesday, December 17, 2013
For most brides, the wedding dress is the biggest and most important part of how they are viewed on their wedding day. It has to look and fit perfectly, while still offering a level of comfort. Brides go through extremes to fit into the dress of their dreams. From detoxing and cleansing, to all liquid diets and amped up exercising, just to shed a few inches off their waist. More often ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Yes! Yes! I will marry you! This is usually the response that exudes from the mouths of women when their long-term boyfriends finally get the courage to ask for their hand. From that day, whether they like it or not, they will have to start planning for their big day and the rest of their lives. Planning a wedding can be as painful as having a migraine. The process is tiresome, stressful and ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Saturday, November 30, 2013
In an Italian family, no celebration is without food and wine. When you get invited to an Italian wedding, be prepared to eat and drink. According to Italian tradition, when a man wants to ask a woman for her hand in marriage, the woman’s father must give the permission. This can be a daunting task for some men since a girl is her father’s princess. No man can ever be good enough to take ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Thursday, November 28, 2013
The thing Indians do best is celebrate! Celebrating is done on a grand scale when it comes to weddings. Traditional Indian weddings involve a large amount of preparation and planning. The number of people attending can be anywhere between 500 to 1000. Along with a large number of guests, there are other Indian-specific traditions including entertainment, food, colour, and dance. Before ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Tuesday, November 26, 2013
“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe”. This is the basis that most Canadian brides follow for what to have with them on their wedding day. Each item symbolizes good luck and fortune in their marriage. “Something old” symbolizes continuity with the bride’s family so that no past relationships get lost or forgotten as she ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Proposing can be a daunting task for the man: from picking the ring, to asking for the parent’s permission, to orchestrating the perfect proposal. Girls enjoy proposals that are well planned and customized to them. They like to know their men put an effort into making this moment special. Here’s a tribute to the men who cleverly planned to ask their one and only “The Question”. ... View Article