How to Choose a Breathtaking Indian Wedding Cake

How to Choose a Breathtaking Indian Wedding Cake

Choosing an Indian wedding cake is one of the most fun parts of the wedding planning process. (But what’s “breathtaking” is your personal choice). Some couples opt not to have a cake (and substitute it with a cupcake tower or other desserts) while other couples opt for a grandeur style cake that gets the ooh’s and aah’s. If […]

What to Expect at an Indian Wedding

What to Expect as an Indian Wedding Guest

Growing up in the US, I’ve made many non-Indian friends. So it was important for me to help my friends understand wedding traditions and rituals, and know what to expect at an Indian wedding. The best part was that all of them were so excited to be a part of the celebrations and they wanted […]

How to use Technology for your Indian Wedding

How to use Technology at your Indian Wedding

It’s tempting to use any and every possible wedding technology “thing” to enhance your wedding events. But with most tech “things” comes the setup and execution. Don’t get sucked into the hype of it all – choose what makes sense for you, and pick a few things that could make your wedding weekend experience more […]

Indian Wedding Tips: Make Guests Feel Welcome

Indian Wedding Tips: Make Guests Feel Welcome

Indian weddings are all about family and getting everyone together to celebrate an “auspicious” occasion from both sides of the family. Indian families do a great job of hosting on a normal basis, and usually follow through pretty well when it comes to weddings. Let’s face it, as a guest, they all just wanna have […]

What Every Indian Groom Needs To Do Before The Wedding

What Every Indian Groom Needs To Do Before The Wedding

The Indian Groom. We know he gets overlooked. Nobody gives a crap about you sometimes because it’s all about your princess, the Indian bride (the only exception is if we’re talking about your baraat vehicle). Look, I was an Indian bride – and even today, I usually say…at “my wedding” we did blah and blah, and […]

11 Things You Didn't Know about Indian Wedding Planning

11 Things You Didn’t Know about Indian Wedding Planning

Indian wedding planning (or any wedding planning) comes with its unique challenges – those that are different than just “normal” wedding planning.  If you’re planning your own wedding, it’s important to know what to expect before getting into it.  Here are a few things you didn’t know about Indian wedding planning: 1)  Everyone will have an opinion, […]

How to Create the Perfect Indian Wedding Menu (That Pleases Everyone)

How to Create the Perfect Indian Wedding Menu (That Pleases Everyone)

Let’s face it, the Indian wedding menu is probably one of the most challenging parts of Indian wedding planning. Not because you can’t decide on the food, but because nobody can agree on the food.   You want one type of cuisine, your parents want Gujarati food, and your mother-in-law wants Jain Vegetarian food only. And don’t […]

How to Design Your Own Indian Wedding Monogram (or get someone else to do it)!

How to Design Your Own Indian Wedding Monogram

There’s lots of copycatting with Indian wedding ideas, and it’s hard to stand out of the crowd with a truly unique wedding.  Once a “trend” gets used a few times, it feels old.  The one thing that never gets old is an Indian wedding monogram otherwise called an Indian wedding monogram- it’s an easy way […]

What to Look Out for While Indian Wedding Shopping Online

What to Look Out for While Indian Wedding Shopping Online

Indian wedding shopping online can be challenging but it should also be fun.  It’s hard to know where to shop for everything from hair accessories to non-essential cute touches like signs, guest books, etc. First, start out by making a list of things you want to buy for your wedding – including pre-weekend, during the […]