I have often had the conversation with my girl friends about when we get married, would be change our name or not? Back in the day it was traditional to change your name but nowadays more brides are choosing to keep their names. Out of all my girlfriends, it was surprising to see that I was the only one who wanted to change my last name! One of my friends, because she is a doctor, has to pay quite a lot just to change her name from Dr X to Dr Y. It’s funny how things have changed so much over the years in regards to marriage and wedding traditions. So when this infographic came by way, I wanted to share the latest stats with you. Continue reading
Today I have another wedding from evanR photography - I recently published another one of their weddings - the wedding of Nichole and Josh. Shirlin and Allen got married at the Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden in Coral Gables Miami, Florida.
Shirlin’s bouquet was such a lovely one with a blend of colours ranging from orange, green to white lilies. She wore a one shouldered fitted dress with a ruffled train. Allen opted for a dark grey suit with a striped tie and brown shoes. For the reception, Shirlin then changed into a gorgeous red traditional Korean dress.
With the average wedding now costing around £22,000, not far off the average yearly salary in the UK, many can’t afford to incur any extra costs not included in the overall budget. However, there are many aspects of planning a wedding which often get forgotten, and some aren’t as small or minor as you’d initially believe. Continue reading
If you’ve been a Secret Wedding Blog reader for a long time, you’ll remember my first post on Rosey Posey Creations I did last year. That post was a question and answer with Claire. It’s come to that time again where I’m ordering another headband from the new variety of headbands they now offer. Oh and also showing you the new featured shoot for the company to show off these new pieces. These photos are a gorgeous styled shoot with a funky edge to it. There may even be a balloon and a pink scooter mixed into the works too. Enjoy! Continue reading
Sofia and Nuno got married on September 14th. 10 years and one month after they’ve started dating in front of Bonitos, at Oporto. They got married at Serralves, with their friends and family that gave them a dream wedding in a princess house (as Sofia said). They are now based in Switzerland for three years, and they’ve showed their life and their love through a Love Story, produced by Something Blue. Continue reading