Double Happiness Cookies at Swell Sweets

To all brides out there who are having a Chinese-inspired theme, I'm sharing this "Double Happiness"  cookies I saw at Swell Sweets:Super "pulido" and looks really yummy!I texted Ms. Gel Colet, the owner, and I learned that each cookie sells at P60 each.  Not bad for these custom-made cookies!To get in touch with Swell Sweets, they may be ... READ MORE

Wedding Invitations by Wink

Our requirements for the invitations are simple:  there must be no patterns, no caricatures and no intricate background.    It should match our vision of a solemn, clean and elegant wedding.    Also, we don't want to spend much on them that's why we initially wanted Unifair in Binondo to do the invitations. Unfortunately, we went there on a Sunday and the shop is closed.   ... READ MORE

Our Wedding Bands

For our wedding bands, we want something like Tiffany & Co.'s classic knife-edge wedding bands: It was kinda difficult to find a nice knife-edge wedding bands locally because the style is not that "popular' here.  We tried looking at Goldenhills and My Diamonds but they don't have it. During the bridal fair at Megamall in July last year, we came across two shops ... READ MORE

Escort Card Ideas

In two weeks'  time, I plan to start on our escort cards.Escort cards are a must for me as I want our seat plan to be followed as much as possible.    While we will have a registration sheet for the guests (so we can determine the actual head count later in the reception), we do not have that many coordinators to usher the guests to their ... READ MORE

Wedding Hair Styles

When I had my trial make-up with Chichi last year, her assistant, Steph styled my hair like this:The back curls is pretty but I think it looks messy.I am leaning towards a "clean bun" look now and is thinking if the following hairstyles will look good on me:Hairstyle # 1 is worn by Jessica Alba.  I like this but problem is, my hair does not have the right ... READ MORE

Photo Wall

We initially wanted a photobooth for the guests and have, in fact, booked one last year. Then I saw this:.. And this... And also this... I casually emailed these DIY photowall pictures to my sis-in-law who fell hard in love with them as I did. Imagine my surprise when she told me that she's going to gift me and AJ with our own photo wall for the  ... READ MORE

2 months to go…

Tomorrow is March 28, 2011, exactly 2 months before our big day!Gosh, I suddenly went cramming over our check list to see what else needs to be done.   Let's do a run-down, shall we?1.  Church RequirementsDone.  All documents submitted to Don Bosco early this month.  Will just complete the payment and get the readings needed for the misallette.  ... READ MORE