FINDING CLOSURE ONE YEAR ON

It's been just over a year since we wrapped up our 3-part wedding celebrations, with the last leg in my hometown of Hong Kong. You may not think it, but I'm fairly traditional at heart, especially when it comes to Chinese morals and values. As much as I hated the ...

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OUR FIRST "OFFICIAL" WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

Most of you probably know by now how I feel about our legal wedding (if you don't, you can catch up here and here), so needless to say, we won't be celebrating our official first anniversary. But instead of dwelling in misery, I'm going to try and be positive! So. ...

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ONE YEAR SINCE OUR PARIS ELOPEMENT

You may remember from my first ever blog post that Jimbo and I had three weddings last year. Before the weddings (and occasionally now), a lot of people asked us which one we were going to celebrate as our anniversary. Well, there was never any doubt in my mind - ...

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DIY: CALLIGRAPHY GLASS SEATING PLAN

Image credit: ARJ Photography I have a thing for oversized mirrors, so I really wanted a seating plan written onto an ornate mirror for our UK wedding. I contacted a few calligraphers and the quotes came back at about £200 for 110 names, and that's not taking into account the ...

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HOW TO STYLE YOUR ENGAGEMENT SHOOT

Advance warning: this is going to be a rather self-indulgent post photos-wise! ;) I view engagement session as a practice run for the big day itself. It's the perfect opportunity for you to get used to being photographed, figure out what works for you, and perhaps most importantly, build a relationship ...

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5 WEDDING PLANNING TIPS TO KEEP YOU SANE

Contrary to popular belief, wedding planning doesn't need to be a stressful or overwhelming experience. There are lots of useful articles and online tools out there to help you track your progress, but ticking things off a checklist doesn't really mean you have a strategy! So here are a few ...

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