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.

Which Type of Wedding Venue is Best for Your Wedding

  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 wedding venue for your big day is one of the most important elements you have to prioritize. It can be challenging. But knowing what ...
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Pre-Wedding Beauty Tips: How To Look Amazing On Your Wedding Day

  Of course, all brides want to be looking their best on the most special day of their life. That’s why as much as possible, brides include beauty appointments, a new beauty routine, and new beauty products to make sure that their hair and makeup are perfection on their wedding ...
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How To Spot A “Not-So-Quite” Professional Wedding Photographer

All images by Picture Perfect Photography   In the recent years, anyone can easily obtain materials, courses and equipment to call themselves a wedding photographer. Please don’t get us wrong. Of course, we have high hopes and support to our up-and-coming wedding photographers. But this doesn’t mean you can just ...
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Wedding Traditions: Keep It or Toss It?

  A wedding is one moment in your life you want to last forever. That’s why as much as possible, you, as a bride, want to make these moments unforgettable with wedding traditions. But because the wedding day just passes – no, races by, it is essential to involve yourself ...
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New Zealand Weddings: What You Need To Know

  There is no doubt that anyone would want to get married in New Zealand with its picturesque location to the beautiful seasonal blooms. New Zealand weddings are considered as one of the easiest and hassle-free to get married. Whether it is a registered Civil Marriage Celebrant or a religious ...
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Tips on Choosing Your Wedding Caterer

  While some brides are fortunate to find a wedding with in-house catering services, some brides still need to add finding a wedding caterer at the top of their list. Searching for the right wedding caterer can be a little bit tricky especially when you are looking for a specific ...
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Avoid Wedding Dress Regret

  Perhaps all brides do not want to experience regret in any aspect of their wedding planning, especially in choosing and purchasing their wedding dress. However, wedding dress regret is becoming more and more common in the brides today. Don’t fret! Here are three tips on how you can avoid ...
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Finding The Most Flattering Hairstyle For Your Wedding Day

  So you’ve got the dress, and have started putting together your look for the big day. Beyond the wedding accessories, and makeup, you’ll also get to start considering how you want to style your hair for the wedding. As with different body-types, women also have different face shapes, and ...
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Tips To Take Care of Your Wedding Ring

  Whether it’s the engagement ring or the wedding ring, a jewelry will be exchanged between the engagement and the wedding ceremony. These rings are probably the most significant part of the wedding. This is because of what it represents, the love and commitment between you and your future spouse. ...
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Wedding Lingerie Basics

  One thing worth indulging in as you get closer to your wedding day is shopping for new wedding lingerie. It's common nowadays those brides-to-be will, at the very least, shop around and get a set of wedding lingerie. Though it actually may not be for the wedding, it is ...
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