Forced to Postpone Your Wedding Day Because of the COVID-19 Pandemic? Here are the Next Steps to Take

If you’re forced to postpone your wedding day because of the COVID-19 pandemic, don’t panic. We’re here to help you get through this trying time. While emotions are heightened and the atmosphere of stress and worry is too thick to ignore, here are the next productive steps you can take to bring back your wedding […]

8 Rules to Determine How Much Laisee to Give to a Couple During Weddings

When you are invited to a wedding, one important thing you must prepare is the laisee packet for the couple. For most Hong Kong weddings, money is given instead of material wedding gifts–such a practical practice! But how much money should be put into the laisee? There are several rules that help determine the amount […]

Everything You Need to Know About Cash Gifts for Weddings

[From: This Bride Wore Wedding Dresses That Are Utterly Romantic / Photo: TAKEARAX] For Hong Kong, the main mode for gift giving is in the form of cash. Laisees are given in many traditional celebrations and occasions such as in weddings and Chinese New Year, to name a few. Today, we’re going to look into […]

A Delicate Blush and White Wedding That’s Overflowing with Emotions

There are so many beautiful things about this wedding at Auberge Discovery Bay that I had a difficult time putting my thoughts into words. Perhaps we can begin with the opening photo: Amy and William walking down the aisle as newly-weds beaming with joy and love. Noticeably, the crowd is just as jubilant, and this is one […]

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Newlyweds, Are You Ready to Distribute Laisees for Chinese New Year?

We are so close to Chinese New Year already! Have you prepared all your laisee packets? We know that many of you, our dear newlyweds and our beloved readers or soon-to-weds, might be confused about CNY laisees when you are no longer single. How do you go about giving laisees and to whom do you […]