How to Get Your Groom Excited About Wedding Planning

Wedding planning usually sounds like a lot of fun for us women–we get all giddy inside just thinking about making Pinterest boards and meeting vendors! But for men, it can seem like a ton of work and something they’d not be so keen to take part in. So how do you get your husband-to-be excited […]

Hotel Wedding with an Intimate Dinner Reception at Assaggio Trattoria Italiana

If you and your husband-to-be have a favorite restaurant and are eyeing a small, intimate wedding, why not hold your reception in your favorite dining place? Jessie and Ivan made sure they didn’t miss out on the good food at Assaggio Trattoria Italiana for their Big Day–and what a great idea this was! They had their […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Chinese Wedding Jewelry

What intrigues me about the Chinese pre-wedding traditions is the bride’s beautiful attire–from her Qun Gua, all the way to her gold jewelry. Each part of a bride’s traditional Chinese attire is so full of meaning that it makes the whole ensemble so, so special. We’ve already examined the Qun Gua and its origins, so today […]

Lyrique Presents a Ceremony and Reception Installation Intensive Workshop

If you missed the previous Lyrique Floral Master Class, worry not! Joyce Li of JF Floral Couture and Heather Sui of Myrtle et Olive are holding another set of workshops this coming April 14 and 15, 2018. The two intensive classes will focus on ceremony and reception floral design and techniques with focus on arch and […]

Do You Really Need Two Wedding Dresses?

Practicality aside, most brides, if not all, would love to have two wedding dresses–one for the ceremony, and another for the reception (aside from the traditional dress for Chinese pre-wedding ceremonies). But this can get really pricey. If you have the budget, no need to hesitate! But if you need help deciding if it’s REALLY […]