What you need to know about Vow Renewals

There are many different reasons as to why married couples decide to have their vows renewed, some of the most common being:

  • Celebrating a milestone-wedding anniversary.
  • Wanting a more lavish wedding, that includes all of your friends and family. You may of previously eloped or been on a budget.
  • As a couple you have faced hardship that you have now overcome and you want to reaffirm your vows.
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The First Look: Pros and Cons

A first look is when a couple getting married decide to see each other for the first time on their wedding day, before walking down the aisle. This moment is normally captured by a photographer and away from other guests.

Although I love the idea of having a first look, it is definitely not for everyone. So rather to try and persuade you either way, I will just list the pros and cons.

Photo credit LaToya Muse via Flickr CC
Photo credit: LaToya Muse via Flickr CC

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How To Include Pets Into Your Wedding

These days, more and more couples are choosing to include their beloved pets within their wedding day. Weddings are a time to be surrounded by loved ones, so it makes sense for a couple to also want their pet involved in their big day.

Photo credit: Anna Oakley via Flickr CC
Photo credit: Anna Oakley via Flickr CC

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What to do if you don’t want to hire your friend for your Wedding

As a recently engaged couple, you may find a friend or family member offer you their services for your upcoming wedding. For example making the cake or shooting the photography.

While this can be a lifesaver, especially for those on a tight budget, you may not feel comfortable using them as a vendor. This could be due to their lack of experience, vision or even that you would just prefer them to enjoy being a guest instead of a vendor.

Photo credit: Bridesmaids and Guest by Nicky Rowbottom via Flickr CC
Photo credit Bridesmaids and Guest by Nicky Rowbottom via Flickr CC

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