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.

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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Tips To Lose Weight and Keep Them Off For Your Big Day

  So you’ve set the date, started speaking with vendors, and are off-and-running in the planning stages of your wedding. One of the biggest, ongoing challenges for the bride-to-be is setting her fitness goals and how to achieve them before the big day. Weight loss can already be a challenge ...
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The Right Wedding Dress For You For Your Body Type

    One of the most exciting, and possibly the most challenging part of your wedding preparation is finding the right wedding dress. With so many styles and designs to choose from, it can be very overwhelming and difficult to make a decision. Of course, you'd obviously want the right ...
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Uncle Bob and student vs professional wedding photographer

  Wedding planning can be challenging, especially when you have to consider your budget in every decision. With that in mind, cutting the wedding cost can be inevitable especially on big budget items such as photography. Booking a professional wedding photographer while on a budget can be difficult. Remember that a ...
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