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How to decorate an Indian wedding celebration

Sangeet, Mehndi, and the reception South Asian weddings are so much different from the regular American weddings! Indian wedding celebrations can last several days or even a week. They usually begin with Sangeet, or what we would call now a pre-party. At sangeet, two families meet each other and celebrate by singing and dancing together. After Sangeet, Mehndi ceremony takes place. Mehndi is a more relaxed party, for which the bride gets her hands and feet painted with henna. The last part of the celebration is the reception. Key elements...

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Use our simple timeline to stay sane while planning a wedding

So, how to plan a wedding and not go crazy? The short answer would be “hire help”. But it’s not that simple. Hiring wedding planners can make the whole process easier but it doesn’t mean that the celebration of your dreams will be prepared without your participation. You will need to communicate your thoughts and ideas as clearly as possible making sure that you are heard and understood. What if you can’t afford planners and have to do everything on your own? First of all, don’t stress and...

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7 reasons to have a Boho style wedding

Does “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” sound too boring to you? Congrats, boho wedding outfits are more creative than traditional wedding dresses: bohemian style implies a combination of different styles and textures and most of all it implies comfort. Heels are not necessary, too! Is the photoshoot with alpacas your old wild dream? Boho style is all about nature, so go for it! Boho wedding decorations need to set a certain magical indie mood. Plants in pretty pots, dreamcatchers, colorful pillows, old books would...