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The Right Footwear For Your Big Day: 3 Tips To Consider In Choosing Your Appropriate Wedding Shoe

It is expected that the bride and groom desire to look elegant on their wedding day. The choice of wedding shoes goes a long way in adding to the couple’s overall appearance.  Beautiful and pretty shoes can give you the perfect Cinderella look but you may want to avoid sky-high shoes. Here are three important tips to help choose an appropriate shoe for your big day.

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Happy Wedding Guests: The Tricks and Cheats

Contrary to popular belief, it is possible to have well served and satisfied guests in Nigerian weddings. All it takes  is adequate planning to avoid all the scrambling, grumbling and beefing for food, drinks, and even a chair to sit on. In order words, no matter the invitation plans your in-laws, aunty from the village or even your younger sister have made, you won’t have to hear complaints  nor read dissatisfaction on the face of your numerous guests. Continue reading →

Traditional Wedding: Do Or Die?

Many a time, I’ve heard the argument whether or not to have the traditional wedding. “Can we not just go to the church or registry?” They ask.

Well, let me answer. Traditional wedding is necessary. What, then, is the traditional wedding? Very simple. It is the presentation of gifts as requested by the bride’s parents/family and the pronouncement of blessings by the bride’s parents especially. Continue reading →

Walking Down The Aisle? See These Eight Tips For Writing Your Wedding Vows

If  I am to put into consideration all the weddings I have attended since ‘owambes’ (popular word for Nigerian wedding parties) entered my vocabulary, I would say the wedding vows are what set the stage for the whole thing to make it memorable and you  may add the ‘kiss the bride’ part.

The vows makes a wedding unforgettable and emotional especially if the couple were so passionate and cute about it. The good food, venue, decoration, cake and dress are a banger no doubt, but it’s only the vows that make people understand why they are there in the first place to celebrate love finding its fulfillment and recognition in a lifelong commitment. Continue reading →