5 Things You Should Blow You Indian Wedding Budget On

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!

Modern Sri Lankan Poruwa Wedding Ceremony at Gunners Barracks in Sydney, Australia

You have probably known us long enough to know how much we adore cross-cultural weddings.

Today’s wedding is no exception of course, with the lovely Erandi sharing everything with us about her beautiful and modern Sri Lankan Poruwa wedding ceremony which was held at the breathtaking venue, Gunners Barracks.

Overlooking the harbour, this gorgeous venue provided the perfect backdrop for Erandi and her groom, Daniel to host their intimate wedding and reception events.

A Festive Punjabi Wedding in Sydney with a Sabyasachi Bride_Karen and Sunny

Happy Valentines weekend maharanis!

Welcoming in the weekend with today’s stunning Punjabi wedding in Sydney. Karen and Sunny’s wedding took place across multiple days with multiple functions, designer outfits (not forgetting that Sabyasachi lehenga of course) and so much more.

You’re definitely going to want to check out this marvellous celebration of love!

Getting married is a big deal for Indian brides, but it's so important to not sweat the small stuff.

Want to avoid making mistakes at your wedding? We asked our audiences for the most common mistakes Indian or South Asian brides make when it comes to planning their wedding.

Before you say “I do,” let’s say “I won’t.”

Let’s make sure that you never commit any of these crimes when planning your wedding functions and events maharanis!

Stunning Traditional South Indian Wedding in Auckland New Zealand - Shilpa and Shakti

We love when couples combine their traditions and heritage into their wedding. For Sydney based couple, Shilpa and Shakti, it was important to them and their families to have a mixed Marathi and Telugu wedding ceremony and it was certainly lovely to see. They tied the knot in Auckland, New Zealand at the BAPS Swaminarayan mandir followed by a beautiful reception at a private venue with sweeping views of the bay. They even had sheep present at their wedding!

9 Things To Include On Your Wedding Day Checklist

As South Asian brides to be, we have a tonne of tasks on our wedding day checklist. From the sangeet to the haldi and there’s the wedding and reception parties to worry about.

What if we told you though that there are only 9 main points to be mindful of the day before your big day?!