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06 October 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Friday weddings have steadily grown in popularity over the years.… And here is why more and more people are opting for a Friday wedding Intimate wedding Maybe you have always dreamed of a small, intimate wedding with your nearest and dearest.  Less people will be available on a Friday due to work commitments, school etc than on a Saturday; making it easier for you to stick to your preferred number of guests. However, be sure to let your invited guests know early enough so they can plan in...

28 September 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When we hear the word Sustainable everyone seems to think… Sustainability put in its simplest definition is “the ability or capacity of something to be maintained or sustain itself.” Think about these words “ability to sustain itself.”  Basically creating an almost never - ending life span to this something. It is at this point, when I felt I needed to join into this conversation of sustainability, especially in areas that I could help make a change. As I read and researched more on...

14 September 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Naked cakes are pretty hot right now and we are… Here are some naked cakes that are just too stunning to cover up!   Fresh Flower Toppers:   The Single Tier:   Very Berry:   Barely Covered:   For the original images and more Naked Cake ideas visit our Pinterest board; Naked Wedding Cakes  

10 September 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Nothing starts off your evening quite right like a well-crafted…  So let’s get into it. I’m sure you’re curious to know what cocktails made it to the list, here is a sneak peek for you. Spoiler alert; it’s amazing!   1. The old fashioned     Accompanied with a complimentary Arabic Lamb Kofta, Cucumber yoghurt, Mint Chutney This drink goes way back to the 19th century, it’s a beautiful combination of American bourbon, bitters and sugar. This drink formed the basis from which...

07 September 2016 » Kenya Weddings

He asked and you said yes! And then you both… Here are a few things you need to plan to have an epic engagement shoot   Location This will be the backdrop of your love story. Your location can be inspired by your theme or maybe your favourite hangout.  If you would like elegant photos you could go for a stunning location like a 5 star hotel.  Or maybe you prefer a rustic feel? Like a grassy field or a vintage location like the Nairobi Railway Museum. Do you share a love for nature and...

25 August 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Your bridesmaids are excited that you are getting married and…  So we’ll tell you some of the things your bridesmaids are worried about and how you can help calm their fears. The costs they will incur Your bridesmaids know that they have to cover the cost of their shoes, dresses, the bridal shower and they might also want to buy you a bridal shower gift and a wedding gift. So as you choose the dresses and shoes you would like them to wear be mindful of their pockets. If your heart is set...

11 August 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Fresh flowers cake toppers have recently grown in popularity. Not… If you are considering using fresh flowers for your wedding cake here are 5 different ways to do it;   Cascading Flowers     Looking to really make a statement? Then consider decorating your cake with flowers tumbling down from the top.  Use lots of flowers to create a striking look. Again you could go for just one colour or an interesting mix of flowers. The rest of the cake should be white so it doesn’t look too...

06 August 2016 » Kenya Weddings

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18 July 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When it comes to entertainment, you’ve got the adults covered…  Show them how glad you are that they came, by planning some fun activities; just for them. Here are 4 ideas they will love;   Colour me married! Keep the kids entertained and busy with a small colouring folder and a couple of crayons. You can make it wedding themed by including outlines of bouquets, wedding dress, cakes,  shoes, bride and groom and so on for them colour in. All you need to do is print out the colouring...

06 July 2016 » Kenya Weddings

A lot of wedding planning decisions are hinged on your… Here are 5 ways that your venue could save you money.   Venue with amenities All venues are not created equal . Some are very basic, just a field with nothing else on it. A bare-bones venue.  On the upside, it will probably be priced lower than other venues but on the downside, you end up having to hire mobile washrooms, security and power generators. All of which come at an extra cost. And then there are other venues that come...

23 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When you got engaged you were giddy with excitement. You… Here are a few tips;   Just get started You know what needs to be done. You even have a list of things to do but every time you look at it you get overwhelmed by what needs to be done or too nervous to call vendors. So you have been putting it off for a while now. To get the ball rolling, select one task and begin. Not tomorrow. Today. Once you check something off the list you will start to feel motivated. And before you know it...

23 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When you got engaged you were giddy with excitement. You… Here are a few tips;   Just get started You know what needs to be done. You even have a list of things to do but every time you look at it you get overwhelmed by what needs to be done or too nervous to call vendors. So you have been putting it off for a while now. To get the ball rolling, select one task and begin. Not tomorrow. Today. Once you check something off the list you will start to feel motivated. And before you know it...

17 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

A lot has been said about the bride’s dress but… He too will be in the limelight on the wedding day so he needs to look dapper.  It’s not enough to have a great suit or outfit, the shoes you wear should also make a statement. Need some ideas? Here are 9 super stylish shoes from our Real Weddings;   See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Denora Photography   See More Photos From This Wedding Here...

10 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Though your wedding ceremony won’t last as long as your… Because that is when you exchange your vows and make your commitment to each other. And it’s not just what you say, it’s how you say it and also…where you say it.  You might have already found a venue where you can have both the reception and ceremony but you still need to zero in on the perfect spot to exchange vows.  So here is how to find the perfect spot for your ceremony;   See More Photos From This...

07 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Wedding invitations give your guests a glimpse of what to… Have a look at the Holy Book. There are plenty of beautiful verses in the Bible that you can use to profess your love for each other and your devotion to your faith. Here are 24 Bible verses, about love and marriage, which you can choose from; On Marriage Genesis 2:24: “That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.” Colossians 3:14:  “And over all these virtues put on love...

03 June 2016 » Kenya Weddings

You’ve found the wedding venue of your dreams. It is… Could there be additional costs that come with your choice of venue that you are yet to factor in? Because those will determine whether indeed the price of the venue is what you had planned for.  So consider these costs before you sign the contract;   Washrooms Most venues will come with restrooms but in sometimes the venue does not. Or maybe for some reason, the venue does not allow the use of their restrooms by wedding guests. In...

27 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

The ceremony is one of the most important parts of… Here are some important questions that you need to ask; Will you be available on the wedding date? Much as this is a pretty obvious question it is a pretty important one too. Before you settle on the officiant you need to confirm that they will be able to officiate your wedding on the said date. See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Ben Kiruthi What will the order of the ceremony be?...

25 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

You really don’t have to have wedding programs.  But if… They will be glad to know which way the ceremony is flowing and that you have shared those details; directly, to each and every guest. And because wedding programs are optional there are no hard and fast rules as to what they should entail. But if you are wondering what to include, here is our answer; Begin with your names. The wedding is, after all, about you two. And then the wedding date. Next comes the ceremony order; from the...

20 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Just look around you. Chances are you will see denim… This versatile, popular fabric is a major part of our lives and yet rarely makes it into weddings. Probably because it is seen as super casual and not wedding-worthy. But what if I told you that denim can look absolutely fabulous at your wedding? Need some more convincing? Scroll down to see ideas on how to tastefully add denim to your wedding           Denim looks stunning when paired with bright colours so add pops of...

18 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

You just got engaged. You are over the moon and…  While some may see it as unnecessary, here are 5 reasons why you need an engagement photoshoot;   You get comfy in front of the camera For most people, being in front of several cameras is a nerve racking experience. So how do you get comfortable in front of the camera? You practice! With an engagement photo shoot you get to pose for photos and find what works for you. A good photographer will also take this chance to observe you as a...

14 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

He asked and you said ‘Yes!’  Now, as you glow… You can share them with your friends and family to announce your engagement (and show off your new bling). And years down the line, you will be able to look back on this moment which was a hallmark of your relationship. Also, it helps you get comfortable in front of the camera…lowering the chances of awkward photos on the wedding day. Have fun with your engagement photo shoot. Be creative and let your personalities shine through; like this...

11 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Planning a wedding can be exciting. Planning a wedding while… So here are tips to make the process easier and stress-free   A wedding planner is a must  You will need someone on the ground to ensure that everything is going according to plan. Someone who can meet with vendors when necessary and see to it that your plans are executed to perfection. Which is why you need a professional wedding planner. Your cousin might be the most organized person you know, but if she is not an...

03 May 2016 » Kenya Weddings

There is really no single way to honeymoon. It is… Without a doubt the most popular of these options is the all-inclusive package. This is a hotel package that offers drinks, food, accommodation and, in some cases, activities for one flat rate. It can be a fantastic plan for your honeymoon but it also comes with some challenges. So here are some pros and cons you should consider before booking your honeymoon at an all-inclusive resort   PROS Bang for your buck The most attractive...

29 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When you got married, years ago, it was a small…  So you want to do it all over again. Here is the complete guide to planning your wedding vow renewal    The vows: This is really the essence of the ceremony. When it comes to the vows you can use the same ones you made when you got married or you can write new ones. If you choose to write new vows, take time to think through what you want to say. Think through the years you have been together and the defining moments you have had....

26 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

For a while now garden weddings have been pretty popular… We love the fact that with a ballroom you get to design your own space. You have a blank canvas on which you can paint the wedding of your dreams. You can play around with lighting. Hang some stunning string lights over your reception and create instant magic. Or you could have some candles on each of your tables to create an ambience of sophistication.  Most ballrooms come with high walls, presenting yet another chance for you to...

22 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Just when we think we have seen it all, a… This new trend is pushing the envelope when it comes to wedding photography and videography. Drones have become pretty popular in recent times and it looks like they will hover over us for a long time to come. So if you are considering having a drone at your wedding, here is what you should know;   The bigger picture The reason couples are drawn to drones is that they take incredible shots. Sometimes you need a bigger picture. A shot of your...

21 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Some rules are meant to be broken. And when it…   Here are 5 of them;   See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Mike   Rule #1: Your wedding dress must be white White became popular in 1840, after the marriage of Queen Victoria to Albert of Saxe-Coburg, where Victoria wore a white gown. Nearly 200 years later, we are still wearing white wedding dresses...now that’s what we call a trend setter! But what if you...

19 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

It takes a skilled photographer to capture beautiful images but…   It’s in the details What details will be highlighted in your photos? Think about every little detail that’s going to be captured. If you want your photographer to get an up-close photo of you signing the marriage certificate, then the pen you use, for example, could be an opportunity to showcase your style. And if you are going to kneel at the altar then there’s your chance to show of the quirky stickers on the soles of...

11 April 2016 » Kenya Weddings

I don’t know what comes to mind when you hear… So when the wonderful people at The Intercontinental Hotel invited us for Sunday Brunch at their hotel we were delighted to try it out. The city was pretty deserted when we got to Nairobi’s Central Business District, along City Hall Way, where this grand hotel is located. Only a few people were strolling by. The quintessential Sunday morning.     On arrival, we were directed to the restaurant and seated at our table. Brunch starts at...

16 March 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When all is said and done your gut feeling should… But here are a few questions you can ask to determine whether you have found the right person or to keep looking;   Are you available on my wedding date?   As obvious as it may seem this is one question that you must not forget to ask; especially if you have already locked in the wedding date.  All other discussions will be null and void if the wedding planner is already booked on your wedding date.     What are the exact...

15 March 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Gold is one of those colours that have potential to…    Here are some ways to make gold dazzle tastefully at your wedding   Decor Gold chiavari chairs will look stunning at your reception and because they look fabulous just as they are, there is no need to dress them. For your centerpieces consider gold vases. If you are interested in some DIY you could refurbish wine bottles by spray panting them in gold. Another way to make your centerpieces stunning is with gold paper flowers;...

03 March 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Ask any couple what the number one challenge when planning… Finding a way to manage costs is absolutely crucial for a stress-free wedding planning process. Wouldn't it be great if you could learn how to cut costs from those who have gone before you? So we asked couples who have walked the wedding planning journey  to tell us what their biggest cost cutters were.   Here is what they had to say;     TIFFANY + ANDREW   See More Photos From This Wedding...

01 March 2016 » Kenya Weddings

You have written and re-written your to-dos. Cross-checked the lists…  That is why we have listed these 6 things that you should remember to do right after you leave the ceremony and before you go to the reception.   Wear the engagement ring You took off your engagement ring. You didn’t want it to steal the shine of your wedding ring as you exchanged vows. But now that the ceremony is over remember to put it back on so it can be captured in the photos.   Have something to eat You...

25 February 2016 » Kenya Weddings

When it comes to the wedding cake it’s not just…   Cake Tasting Basics You should not settle on a wedding cake or a baker without having a cake tasting session. You might have known long before you were engaged that you wanted a red velvet cake. But at the cake tasting session be open to trying out more flavours; a flavour that you had previously ruled out, might surprise you. Make sure you take notes at each cake tasting; just so that you can compare them later on if you would like to...

08 February 2016 » Kenya Weddings

They say hindsight is 20/20. And that there are things…   1. At some point, you will become a bridezilla Long before you had that engagement ring on your finger, you vowed that you would never be one of those ladies who make a huge fuss about their wedding. You would never lose your cool, or your sleep, over wedding details. You would never talk endlessly about your wedding. You vowed that you would eat your shoe first before becoming a bridezilla. And now that you’re planning the wedding...

18 January 2016 » Kenya Weddings

The last thing you want is for your wedding to…   Floral backdrops   photo courtesy of www.guidesforbrides.co.uk   This trend was made popular by Kim Kardashian’s wedding in 2014 and it is not about to go away. Not yet. A wall full of gorgeous flowers makes for the perfect backdrop to say I do and will look amazing in your photos. If your budget allows, you could go for a flower wall made entirely of roses, or you could do a mix of flowers and choose flowers which are less costly...

14 January 2016 » Kenya Weddings

Your wedding day should be a fun affair with moments… If you would like to have chuckles or ripples of laughter running through the crowd then here are some games that would be perfect for your wedding;   The shoe game   See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Ben Kiruthi   This is one is mostly for your guests’ entertainment.  How it goes is that the bride and groom sit back to back. They then take off their...

05 January 2016 » Kenya Weddings

As you plan your wedding you are bound to get…  All well-meaning but sometimes ill-informed. So wouldn’t it be great if you could learn from actual couples? Brides and grooms who have walked down this wedding planning road and have the benefit of hindsight. So we have rounded up some nuggets of wisdom from couples featured in our Real Weddings section, which will certainly prove useful as you plan your wedding;     ASIKO AND DAN   See More Photos From...

04 January 2016 » Kenya Weddings

New Year…New you, right? You are leaving behind the old… Here are a few to get you started; I will get organized...with a wedding to-do list Let’s be honest; last you were a little disorganised. You left things till the very last minute and let some important things slip through the cracks. This year; you need to be more organised. You should always have a to-do list in your notebook or your phone. So you don’t forget to email the flower vendor asking for baby’s breath instead of roses....

22 December 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Don’t you just love Christmas? I do! There is family…   Deck the halls   Nothing says Happy Holidays like Christmas decorations. First things first; get your Christmas tree. Lucky for you, you can easily get an artificial one from the supermarket. You will find that the Christmas trees vary in size and quality; it all depends on your pocket. Next, pick up the decorations; we are talking lights and ornaments. Again, this can be found at your local supermarket. Setting up the tree is such...

08 December 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Hello December holidays, hello peak wedding season in Kenya. Just… Twitter is a great place to find a community to help you connect with others and discuss the journey you are embarking on. You can also get encouragement from others who share their experience when planning their wedding.   A great place to start is by following some accounts on Twitter that deal with all wedding matters, below are some examples: @KenyaWeddings This account Tweets about all aspects of a wedding and also...

21 October 2015 » Kenya Weddings

October is here. What plans do you have for the… Now before you start thinking of an adventurous getaway or an exciting night out let me make things a bit clear. By girls, I mean your breasts.     As you may be aware, October is national breast cancer awareness month. During this month some of us display a touch of pink while others splash a vibrant pink hue in an elaborate display, all in a bid to raise awareness and fight this scourge that has brought misery to many and snuffed out...

12 September 2015 » Kenya Weddings

If you are looking for inspiration then you came to… From dazzling gold, elegant silver, sophisticated Tungsten Carbide and everything in between.  Prepare to be blown away by these lovely gems from our Real Weddings section;   See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Peter Cacah     See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Mutua Matheka...

10 September 2015 » Kenya Weddings

As you plan your romantic beach wedding here are a…   1.       Timing is everything   Most beach locales and especially the coastal region in Kenya tends to get quite hot and humid. So if you are planning on having your wedding ceremony smack in the middle of the afternoon, your guests might have to withstand the uncomfortable heat. You could instead begin the ceremony early in the morning or plan for a romantic evening ceremony.       2.       Dress appropriately   You...

05 September 2015 » Kenya Weddings

If you are assuming that as the best man you… You are the leader of the groom’s entourage and you will be expected to handle the following tasks;   Essentially,the outfits that you and the rest of the groomsmen will wear will be selected by the groom. But you can help him brainstorm on suits, ties, shoes and general style of the men. And once that is decided upon, your role now becomes to follow up with the groomsmen to ensure that they all get fitted and have their outfits ready in...

05 September 2015 » Kenya Weddings

If you think that as the best man all you… As the leader of the groom’s entourage and you will be expected to handle the following tasks;   Essentially,the outfits that you and the rest of the groomsmen will wear will be selected by the groom. But you can help him brainstorm on suits, ties, shoes and the general style options for the men. And once that is decided upon, your role now becomes to follow up with the groomsmen to ensure that they all get fitted and have their outfits ready...

20 August 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Trends come and go but there are some trends that… Here are some wedding cake trends that we are head over heels in love with!   Ombre Wedding Cakes     The word ombre is used to describe a design in which colours graduate from light to dark or vice versa and often into stripes of varying shades. It is a playful and whimsical design that requires little additional décor; just a flower or two is enough to complete the look.     All-White Wedding Cakes     Afraid...

12 August 2015 » Kenya Weddings

You have seen pilaus and mukimos at weddings? Chapatis and… This couple’s love for pizza led them to choose this cheesy dish as their wedding meal. As soon as the ceremony was over and before the reception began, they dashed off for a quick photo session and to grab their favourite meal…pizza!     See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Allan Gichigi, Mwangi Kirubi & Matt Masha   It might not be practical for...

06 August 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Every bride needs a sidekick. A wing woman. That lady… To ensure that you select the right person as your maid of honour, here are a few questions to ask yourself;   1.Have I really thought it through? In the excitement and the rush of emotion that follows your engagement, you might tell one of your friends that she is going got be your maid of honour. Only to realise later, that she was not the right person for the role. And now it’s too late to change that without hurting your friend’...

05 August 2015 » Kenya Weddings

The fact that you have planned your wedding for months… Here are some common wedding mishaps and tips on how to keep them from ruining your wedding;   The Mishap: Rain Pretty much every bride’s nightmare involves rain on their wedding day. There is really nothing you can do to keep the rain from falling but you can keep it from ruining your wedding.   The Solution:  If sunny skies are not on the forecast for your big day, you can prepare for a wedding in the rainy season by using...

30 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

You will take numerous trips in your lifetime. But nothing…       The drive to Naivasha is scenic and breath-taking especially the escarpment and we just had to stop at The View Point to take in the beauty around us. Even the chill of that July morning was not going to stop us. When we finally tore our eyes away from this ravishing scene we got back into the car and went on to Naivasha.       We arrived at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodges at around 3 pm. The drive from the gate...

29 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Other than your marriage vows, not many things need to… And if you would like to store it as a keepsake from your wedding, to hold on to it with the hope that your daughter or sister might want to wear it or, down the line, you might decide that you want to sell it; either way it is important to keep it in the best condition possible. So here are some dos and don’ts of wedding dress preservation to guide you;   THE DOS: • Clean it immediately. The longer you wait to have your wedding...

22 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

As Kenyans eagerly await the visit or homecoming as others… Over the years she has firmly established herself as a fashion icon and her sophistication and grace is undeniable. Have a look at Michelle Obama’s striking sense of fashion and get inspired;                    

22 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

As Kenyans eagerly await the visit, or homecoming as others… Over the years she has firmly established herself as a fashion icon and her sophistication and grace is undeniable. We have rounded up different looks for you to inspire your bridesmaids' look. Have a look at Michelle Obama’s striking sense of fashion and get inspired;            To receive regular updates on these and more wedding posts follow us on Twitter - Follow @KenyaWeddings         To...

19 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

For some couples, a lovely photoshoot means lush, manicured gardens… Like this couple who chose to have their photoshoot at Wilson Airport in Nairobi. The groom, Steve Warui, is a photographer who has captured several weddings and probably visited countless manicured gardens so for his wedding he desired a unique, out-of-the-box location. Have a look at this gorgeous wedding photoshoot and get inspired...

13 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

"If music be the food of love, play on." - William… Selecting the list of songs to be played at your wedding can feel like a daunting task. So we sought the help of DJ Soxxy , a leading DJ in Kenya, to narrow down on the top 5 wedding songs for the month of July.   1. Verona - I do love you     To receive regular updates on these and more wedding posts follow us on Twitter - Follow @KenyaWeddings   2. Al Esteban - To be with you       3. Dreams come true...

08 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

There is nothing quite like an outdoor wedding. What could… See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: De Capture Limited There are details that you need to have in place to ensure that you have the wedding of your dreams. And here are some of those details; See More Photos From This Wedding Here Photography By: Frontlite Photography (Osborne Macharia) Think about the weather You cannot...

06 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Wedding dress shopping can be an exhilarating and exciting experience… But nobody should have to settle on a dress or design just because of their size. Plus size brides, here are some tips to help you find the wedding dress of your dreams in the perfect fit;   Figure flattering fabrics   All fabrics are not created equal. And the fabric of your wedding dress goes a long way in determining how it looks on you.  Chiffon is flowy and light and so it drapes well but because it is a...

01 July 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Lupita Nyong'o is not only an Oscar Award winning actress… The elegant and chic outfits she wears to red carpet events and her effortless poise is admirable. Lupita Nyong'o's recent visit to Kenya has sparked a lot of interest and we could not resist looking back at some of her glamorous outfits that are not only red-carpet worthy but would inspire designs for amazing bridesmaids dresses. Have a look at our top picks;   This eye-catching, green chiffon dress would make for a lovely...

30 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Your wedding cake will bask in the limelight of your… And so add some fun, quirky personality to your cake using a creative cake topper.  Here are some adorable cake toppers to inspire you;     A couple standing or sitting on top of the cake is a sure win. You could have their outfits resembling your wedding dress and accessories and your fiancé’s outfit too.           I absolutely love this cake topper of a couple lying in a bed of frangipani. And on the right a...

26 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

It is one thing to find the perfect honeymoon destination… You might not intend to spend much time in the room but you certainly want a luxurious, comfortable room to retreat to on your honeymoon. To get the perfect honeymoon room, here are a few things to have in mind; Let them know: As you make your hotel reservation do not forget to let the hotel know that you are on honeymoon. If the hotel is not fully booked, they could actually bump you up to an exquisite room for a lower price....

22 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Congratulations on your engagement and now the exciting journey towards…  The wedding has many components making brides and grooms get overwhelmed as they as they plan their wedding. Twitter has made wedding planning easy by providing a platform where providers can showcase their goods and services. In addition to this Twitter allows couples to connect with others planning towards their wedding day, experts and everything they’ll need to plan their dream wedding.     Where to start the...

17 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

So it’s been a long time coming and you’re finally…  How do you make a great first impression? A good place to start would be your appearance. This is the one occasion where appearances actually count.   It's important to act the part and equally as important to look the part. Finding that balance between being appropriate and being yourself can be tricky. The following tips should help you maintain your signature look while still keeping it simple and polished.   1) Don’t try a new...

10 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

With the demands of modern life, learning how to juggle… Mount Kenya University offers online degrees through its Virtual Varsity program.  This open-learning platform enables students to undertake their courses and continuous assessment tests online. Since its inception.Through online education you can continue with your studies after relocation to a different country as you start your marriage. Online courses are also ideal for people who are based in far flung area where they cannot...

08 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

We are so excited to bring you the latest Wambui…     Get ready to fall in love with the intricate designs and stunning silhouettes from Wambui Mukenyi’s collection below.     This silk trumpet wedding dress with a sweetheart neckline was a sight for sore eyes. We love the pleated design that runs all the way from the waist to the hips; great for accentuating curves while concealing any bulges. And the asymmetrical, silk skirt with tulle peaking underneath adds interest and...

02 June 2015 » Kenya Weddings

"If music be the food of love, play on." - William… Selecting the list of songs to be played at your wedding can feel like a daunting task. So we sought the help of DJ Soxxy , a leading DJ in Kenya, to narrow down on the top 5 wedding songs for the month of June.   1. Cleo - Love was made for us     To receive regular updates on these and more wedding posts follow us on Twitter - Follow @KenyaWeddings     2. Wedding song - To have and to hold       3....

27 May 2015 » Kenya Weddings

Before you go off selecting the flowers and menu for… So how do you find the perfect indoor venue for your wedding? Here are a few tips to nudge you in the right direction; 1.      Consider the space: The first step in determining whether a space is big enough for your wedding is figuring out how much space you actually need. Which means you need to know how many guests you will invite and that will then determine the space you require. An empty room can be quite deceiving. Without the...

22 May 2015 » Kenya Weddings

"If music be the food of love, play on." - William… Selecting the list of songs to be played at your wedding can feel like a daunting task. So we sought the help of DJ Soxxy , a leading DJ in Kenya, to narrow down on the top 5 wedding songs for the month of May.   1. John Legend - All of me.       2. Wedding song - I do love you.       3. Trina Belamide - To have and to hold.       To receive regular updates on these and more wedding posts follow us on...

11 May 2015 » Kenya Weddings

The wedding day is not just about you and your…  Do not wait too long to write thank you notes; do it within 3 months after the wedding. Not sure where to start in writing these heartfelt messages? Here are a few tips; 1.Get something nice: When it comes to gifts and thank you notes it is the thought that counts. But getting a nice, pretty thank you card also goes a long way. So look for elegant, blank cards to write your messages on. You could stick to your wedding colours or use a...

11 May 2015 » Kenya Weddings

After the favourite  month of  the year ladies, where love… Here are a few things to bear in mind when selecting a wedding ring. You'll be shown rings containing the following precious metals: gold, silver, or platinum. Usually, the metal selected matches the bride's engagement ring, therefore if you chose a white gold or yellow gold ring, then the same metal should be chosen for the wedding rings. The watch you wear might have a part to play here, if you already own a gold watch, then a...

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