Our Top 8 Wedding Venues for 2017

Our Top 8 Wedding Venues for 2017

Every bride and groom have their own personal style and that should shine through at their wedding. Whether you are more relaxed and fun loving or creative and edgy this will impact the venue you choose for your most special day. Have a look at our top 8 wedding venue...
West Side Glory

West Side Glory

I am sure you have all heard about the new musical kid on the New York block recently, what a marvelous piece of theatre in its purest form! Myself and Clinton were lucky enough to see West Side Story last week on its official opening night and WOW what a pleasure....
Wedding Trends 2017

Wedding Trends 2017

Are you planning on taking the plunge in 2017? Below are the latest wedding trends we have seen that have made the day truly special. Making a comeback… the Harp This magical and romantic instrument is making a huge comeback in 2017. Brides who want to create an...
Presidential Pomp, and Spectacle

Presidential Pomp, and Spectacle

When Aretha Franklin took to the stage in 2008 at President Barack Obama’s Inauguration it not only set the tone for an event that was heralding itself as an important historical moment but it made a very bold statement that having the Diva of Divas – belt...
Celebrate 2016?

Celebrate 2016?

It’s been one of those years that felt like it started out as an off-Broadway hit musical ready take on the bright lights of the big apple and become a shining beacon of success with a swanky flashing sign above time square declaring that it would be the show of...
Planning the Perfect Bachelorette Party

Planning the Perfect Bachelorette Party

This year has been the year of weddings for me. I thought planning my own wedding could be stressful, however, the pressure of being a bridesmaid and wanting to throw one of your best friend’s the most amazing bachelorette definitely came close! So here are a...
#Imwiththehashtag

#Imwiththehashtag

It’s strange to think that less than a decade ago the hashtag was a small inconspicuous symbol that sat somewhere between the and signs (Pi and infinity signs- I knew you were wondering). The hashtag has risen like the bold brazen Phoenix out of the ashes of the...
Musical Theatre – love it or hate it?

Musical Theatre – love it or hate it?

Musical theatre is often an acquired taste (a bit like bovril) not everyone seems to enjoy book musicals such as Sweeney Todd but we can be certain that the spectacle that is The Lion King is always a crowd pleaser. I am an avid Musical theatre buff. Interestingly so,...
Choosing Wedding Entertainment that doesn’t suck

Choosing Wedding Entertainment that doesn’t suck

How often have you been to a wedding where there has been little to no vibe, leaving you feeling a little awkward and bored? I am currently in that phase of life where everyone seems to be getting married. So after the 10 or so weddings I have attended in the last 18...
Venue of the Month: The Silver Sixpence

Venue of the Month: The Silver Sixpence

Looking for a wedding venue that will blow your wedding guests away? This venue is Mpumalanga’s best kept secret and has only been going for only 3 years. The Silver Sixpence Wedding Venue is situated at the luxury self-catering private retreat of Cairnfern...
Living without sequins, is this possible?

Living without sequins, is this possible?

It all began with the burial of Egyptian King Tut who had his garments covered in little gold discs promising financial stability in the afterlife. Lets admit it, even in today’s world we love a bit of sparkle, and if you don’t you clearly haven’t...
To First Dance or not to First Dance?

To First Dance or not to First Dance?

I love that there are so many options these days when it comes to a first dance and that people are willing to have tons of fun with it. I have seen some awesome first dance choreography this year, from a simple waltz around the room, a super strong groom performing...