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Wedding Gown by Desino Dulce

Every bride has her own dream wedding gown.  Some want big and fluffy ball gowns, while others prefer the sexy mermaid cut gown.  Some would die for Vera Wang’s iconic wedding dresses, and some would happily buy ready-to-wear (RTW) gowns from simple bridal shops. Regardless of the style and the maker of their gowns, I… Continue reading Wedding Gown by Desino Dulce

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Parish of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Our hearts were united and blessed at the Parish of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary (PHJM).  🙂 From our list of Quezon City-based church options that included Mt. Carmel Shrine in New Manila, Sta. Rita de Cascia Church inside Philam Homes and Our Lady of Consolation Parish inside Mira Nila Homes, fiance and I… Continue reading Parish of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary

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Elements at Eton Centris

After having decided to book our caterer Richgold Weddings, looking for the reception venue was next on our list.  To make our wedding preps easier, we decided to select venues where Richgold Weddings is an accredited caterer.  Our reception venue options were Elements at Centris in Quezon City, The Glass Garden in Pasig, Le Pavillion… Continue reading Elements at Eton Centris

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Richgold Weddings

Since I worked as a part-time wedding coordinator when I was 22, I had the opportunity to learn about different suppliers in the wedding industry even before I got engaged.  One of my “dream” suppliers was the burgeoning caterer Richgold Weddings.  What made me interested in Richgold was the elegant and modern event styling on… Continue reading Richgold Weddings

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Wedding Hair and Make Up by Jammy Villas

Since I’m not a make-up junkie, the last supplier I thought about for our wedding is a hair and make-up artist (HMUA in the world of wedding preps).  “Oh really, do I need one?” was my initial thought whenever someone would inquire about the make-up artist I booked for the wedding. But despite my manang… Continue reading Wedding Hair and Make Up by Jammy Villas

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DIY Wedding Invitations

Aside from our DIY entourage bouquets and boutonnieres, I was able to finish one more DIY project for our wedding – our wedding invites! 🙂 I composed the wordings and did the layout. Thanks to our photo editing buddy, Adobe Photoshop! 🙂 As per the advice of my sis-in-law, we had the invites printed by… Continue reading DIY Wedding Invitations

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DIY Origami Bouquets and Boutonnieres for Entourage

The frustrated craftsperson that I was, I forced myself to have even just one do-it-yourself (DIY) project for our wedding.  So I thought of doing origami bouquets and boutonnieres for our entourage. Not only would it save us money, it would also be an opportunity for me, the "feeling" romantic bride, to do something personal,… Continue reading DIY Origami Bouquets and Boutonnieres for Entourage

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My Not so Wholesome Bridal Shower by Girl Friends

Other than the wholesome and refined tea party bridal shower organized by my sisters-in-law, I also experienced the typical "not so wholesome" bridal shower.  Thanks to my naughty bestfriend Ainah for the concept!  🙂 With a kinky cake and room design, my female highschool friends pushed through with their crazy idea of teasing me before… Continue reading My Not so Wholesome Bridal Shower by Girl Friends

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Readings for Nuptial Mass

More than the after party and the little romantic details of the wedding, my fiancé and I looked forward to receiving the Sacrament of Matrimony and the nuptial mass.  We wanted it to be special and solemn, so I really took time handpicking the readings and even the songs during mass. For the First Reading,… Continue reading Readings for Nuptial Mass