WEDDING PLANNING TIPS AND ADVICES

This is our ever growing library of tips and advices from New Zealand wedding vendors, brides and our MKW team to help you on your wedding planning journey.

How To Pull Off a Gorgeous Garden Wedding

  The beauty of the lush greenery, blooming rose bushes, reflecting ponds or even splashing fountains is something a lot of brides would love to have on their wedding day. With its less formal landscapes and the connection to nature it exudes, this is one of the reasons why a ...
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How To Plan a Classic Romantic Wedding and Stay Within the Budget

  When you dream about piles and piles of beautiful blooms such as peonies, pearls, tall reception centerpiece, candles, and warm shades of pink, creams, peaches and even gold, a classic romantic wedding is perfect for you. This wedding theme is known for its over-the-top decorations and details, overflowing elegance ...
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Tips in Planning The Perfect Beach Wedding

  Imagine a picturesque backdrop, the salty breeze, soft sands on your feet and even an astounding sunset that paints the sky. Nothing is more romantic than declaring your vows to the love of your life on a beach wedding. Moreover, it can be a wonderful experience not only for ...
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Which Wedding Venue Works Best for Your Wedding Theme

  Planning to have an exclusive function with a small group of family and friends or an intimate ceremony with a picturesque backdrop? Finding the perfect venue for your big day is one of the most important elements you have to prioritize once you have decided on a wedding theme. ...
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3 Tips For Styling an Elegant Vintage Wedding

  The theme that never gets old. A vintage wedding will always be and will never go out of fashion. From 1930’s Art Deco to the luxurious Great Gatsby style, every bride will have plenty of inspirations to draw from.  If you love soft lace, endless romance, timeless décor, and ...
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How to Pull Off Your Dream Rustic Wedding

  A rustic theme wedding is always a popular choice for couples who wanted a more relaxed and casual feel on their wedding day. With its down-to-earth and outdoorsy feel and look, more and more brides are drawn to get inspirations on this wedding theme.   What is a rustic ...
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How To Work With Your Photographer To Get The Best Wedding Images

  While it is the job of the wedding photographer to make sure that you get the best wedding images for your special day, there is no harm in doing your own homework to make sure that you’ll get the images you want on your wedding album. It is also ...
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How to Structure a Typical Wedding Ceremony

  Your wedding ceremony involves a number of components and a symbolic structure. It is designed to set the scene for the most important part of the ceremony, the vows.  Here is a guideline of how a basic wedding ceremony is structured. While every wedding ceremony is unique, this can ...
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7 Ingenious Tips on Cutting Your Wedding Costs

  Planning a wedding can be expensive. An average wedding in New Zealand costs +$30,000. It is important to sit down and think about the things that matter to you and your partner and prioritize your spendings. These include how you want your wedding day to be, how many people ...
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How To Choose The Right Videographer For Your Wedding

Wedding videography is becoming ever more popular among the discerning clients, especially those who place great importance on the memories of their big day. With the advance of technology and the growing creative industry, the quality of wedding videos these days has improved dramatically and become much more film like. ...
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