Poonam is the founder and director of The Maharani Diaries. She has a passion for South Asian fashion and weddings. Drinking coffee is one of her favourite pastimes and she also enjoys donating her time for charity. You'll often find her volunteering on the side for various community events.
Planning a wedding is a magical journey filled with excitement and anticipation. One of the most crucial aspects of creating your perfect day is choosing the right wedding vendors. From photographers and florists to caterers and musicians, each vendor plays a pivotal role in bringing your vision to life. To ensure a seamless and stress-free wedding planning experience, here are 12 valuable tips for researching and hiring your dream wedding vendors.
As difficult as it is right now, it’s important to focus on the positives of wedding planning. Being stuck in lockdown, doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to put your life plans on hold. There are few things we can do whilst we await brighter days.
Melbourne bride to be, Shilpa recently had to make the heartbreaking decision to postpone her April 2020 wedding due to the Coronavirus. She was all set to tie the knot with her fiancé at the beautiful Quat Quatta reception venue in Melbourne’s South Yarra, when Covid19 hit Australia.
Fortunately, all her wedding suppliers were very helpful and so here she is today talking to us about her experience as well as share her tips for future couples.
It gives us so much joy and pleasure today to bring you this exclusive interview with talented Melbourne bridal hair and makeup artist, Faadhilah Buksh of Fadziies Mehndi And Beauty.
Faadhilah has been weaving her magic with Indian and South Asian brides across Melbourne for the past 5 years. We are so pleased to finally have her on board the TMD bandwagon, offering our maharani brides exclusive offers if you book her in for your big fat Indian wedding.
The world has literally turned upside down in light of the Coronavirus and it’s having a devastating impact on the wedding industry. But this article is for our brides only. This is a heartfelt and open letter to our wonderful community of South Asian brides who are planning a wedding in 2020 and beyond.
We’ve consulted a few of our industry friends over the past couple of weeks to provide you with the most up to date information about the Coronavirus and the impacts it could have on your weddings. There’s information about contracts, how to postpone or re-schedule, insurance policies and plenty of tips and advice to help you get through this difficult and challenging period.
If you think about the cost of a South Asian wedding these days, it really does vary.
There’s no bigger reality check though, than when you look at your wedding budget and then you’re like.. maybe I can’t have it all?….
We always talk about setting your wedding priorities straight from the beginning and focus on how much you want to put aside for each element of your wedding. So, this week we’re discussing the key things that we think you should splurge on!