Wedding Tips


The First Ceremony I Ever Wrote
17 Aug 2015

The First Ceremony I Ever Wrote

I love writing ceremonies. My favourites are the ones I write and officiate for friends and family. They also just happen to be the ones that give me the most stress. I put an enormous amount of pressure on my self to write the perfect wedding for that special ceremony. Right now I am writing a wedding ceremony for my uncle and his soon to...

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Thumbs up Friday Friends Day by Matt Constance Marriage Celebrant
24 Apr 2015

Friday Friends Day – Keperra Golf Club

Friday Friends Day! On Fridays I do a shout out for friends, products or services that may be able to make your special day a little more personal, fun, or care free. Looking for comfortable and caring venue for your wedding, reception or corporate event on Brisbane’s Northside? Why not consider Keperra Country Golf Club. Located near trains and with plenty of parking this is...

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Thumbs up Friday Friends Day by Matt Constance Marriage Celebrant
17 Apr 2015

Friday Friends Day – Sparklz Custom Designz

Friday Friends Day! On Fridays we will be doing a bit of a shout out to friends and services that may be able to make your specialĀ event a little more personal, fun, or care free. This week it is Sparklz. Angela and the team can add a little sparkle to your day with customised cake toppers, phone covers and other accessories. Why not create a...

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Outdoor Weddings – fun and look great but careful planning required.
17 Apr 2015

Outdoor Weddings – fun and look great but careful planning required.

Outdoor weddings can look great and can be a lot of fun but careful planning is required. The first step is to contact your local council to ensure you can use your preferred location. Most of the local councils in South East Queensland make the relevant booking forms and information available online, and some like Brisbane City Council have virtual tours and an online booking...

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Wedding Day Themes
14 Apr 2015

Wedding Day Themes

One of the earliest discussions when planning your wedding will be about how you will theme your special day? Both the bride and groom will have thought about it at some point, big and bold, small and intimate, pick or silver, indoors or outdoors. But how does it all come together? The best answer I can come up with is with time and patience. It...

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Customised stamps a personal touch to invites and thank you notes
06 Jan 2015

Customised stamps a personal touch to invites and thank you notes

Planning the wedding stationery can be a task everyone dreads but here is a hint for adding that special touch to your #wedding invitations and thank you notes that is often overlooked. Australia Post allow you make customised stamps. Why not add a pre-wedding photo on a stamp to the invites and a photo from your special day when you send the thank you notes....

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Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day
05 Jan 2015

Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day

Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day! Some careful planning and preparation can ensure everything runs smoothly and the smiles aren’t washed off your dials.My top tips to be prepared for wet weather when planning an outdoor wedding. 1) Chat to the venue coordinator at the reception venue at the time of booking about early access for the wedding should it be needed. 2)...

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Heat and Humidity
04 Jan 2015

Heat and Humidity

Heat and humidity a problem on your wedding day? I have seen misting systems used, portable air conditioners, shady rainforest settings and classic Asian hand fans used. But the best bit of advice I can give is plan your attire appropriately. As beautiful as that long veiled, long trained wedding dress and three piece double breasted suit might look, they may not be the best...

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