Wedding Blog

Our resident wedding expert Rebecca delves into the ideas, trends and fashions that can help you plan your perfect destination wedding. She offers tips on everything from clothing to catering, drinks to table decorations, with a special focus on the joys of a tropical wedding, as well as details to plan in advance and possible glitches to avoid.

Elegant Thai flourishes

Take some style inspiration from Thailand, one of the world’s most stunning settings for a destination wedding Read more

Updos for your big day

We’ve rounded up a selection of 2017’s hottest red carpet up-dos to inspire your wedding day hairstyle. Read more

Your traditional Thai wedding

If you’re getting married in Thailand, there are plenty of ways to incorporate some of the kingdom’s traditions into your celebration. Read more

Honeymoon highlights at a private villa

Rather than coming back to earth with a bang after your wedding day, plan some indulgent treats to kickstart your honeymoon instead. Read more

Top 5 ways to enjoy the beach on your wedding day

Here’s how to make the most of your private villa’s beachside position on your big day Read more

Fabulous wedding fabrics

We take a closer look at the array of fabrics to choose from when it comes to crafting your dream wedding gown Read more

The most stylish celebrity grooms

History can teach guys a few key lessons when it comes to putting together a striking, stylish wedding ensemble Read more

Top 5 dresses for beach brides

We’ve scoured the Spring Summer 2018 catwalks and collections to bring you a selection of gowns that are suitable for your beach wedding in Thailand Read more

The Beauty Brigade

Hiring a troupe of beauty professionals will not only help a bride look her best on the big day, it will also provide the chance for one last pamper session before saying ‘I do’. Read more

Perfect Wedding Dinner Playlist

If you’re struggling to pick out the right music to play in the background while guests tuck into the wedding feast, here are few ideas to get your ideas and juices flowing Picking the right playlist to listen to during your first meal as husband and wife is an important part of the planning process. Read more

Things To Do Before You Say I Do

Your wedding day is one of the biggest, most important days of your life – so no one would blame you for being a little nervous. It helps to stay cool, calm and collected before the celebration. Read more

Décor Tips for an Outdoor Wedding

 If you’re saying your vows in Thailand, it’s likely that you’ll want to make the most of the great outdoors during the celebrations. There are plenty of ways to decorate the areas to be used for the ceremony and party and make them look and feel extra special. The chance to host your entire wedding celebration beneath blue skies and swaying palms is something that entices many brides and grooms-to-be to Thailand. Read more

Wedding Planning Apps

No matter where in the world you decide to get married, there’s now a wide choice of handy virtual tools that will help you to plan the perfect wedding ceremony and celebration Read more

Style Tips for a Post-Wedding Pool Party

If you’re following your main wedding celebration with a party by your private villa’s pool, then chic brides and fashionable bridesmaids will want to slip into something fabulous before the festivities begin. Read more

Top Tips for an Outdoor Wedding

If you’re tying the knot in one of Thailand’s private island villas, it’s almost impossible to ignore the attractions of holding your wedding outside with a backdrop of tropical splendour. Read more

Welcome Guests to your Wedding in Thailand

If you’re getting married in Thailand then guests that have travelled thousands of miles to your celebration deserve a special welcome. Read more

Lights, Camera...Wedding Action

If you’ve chosen to create a video of your wedding day in Thailand, then there are a few crucial techniques to consider that will help you achieve a mini-movie that will become one of your most-loved mementos. Read more

Style Tips for the Mother of the Bride

Modern mums are breaking the mould and going for increasingly elegant outfits for their daughters’ wedding. Read more

Watercolour Weddings by the Sea

 If you want a change from popular vintage and rustic wedding themes, why not give watercolours a try? It’s the perfect scheme for any ocean view beach wedding. Read more

Fashion-forward Grooms in 2017

This year’s hottest trends for grooms are perfect for gentlemen that want to showcase their style at a destination wedding at a private villa in Thailand. Read more

Villa Wedding Blues

Every bride getting married in Thailand already has her ‘something blue’ in the form of stunning ocean views. Blue is also the perfect wedding décor theme to complement the natural backdrop. Read more

Tropical Beauty for Bridesmaids

While no dutiful bridesmaid wants to outshine the bride on her big day, you’re still going to want to look your best – especially if you travel all the way to Thailand to share her special moment. Read more

Benefits of Experience

If you’re getting married in one of Thailand’s luxurious private villas, an experienced team of resident staff will be on hand to help take away the stress so that you can relax and enjoy the celebration as much as your guests. Read more

Celebrate Together in a Private Villa

There are plenty of reasons why it works well to have a communal wedding venue where the bride and groom can stay close to their guests – like a private rental villa in Thailand Read more

Picture Perfect Wedding

A private villa in Thailand yields plenty of stunning photo opportunities for the bride and groom – without even having to leave the property. Read more

Villa Wedding Teamwork

With the help of your villa’s dedicated team of in-house staff, your wedding could go from being an excellent occasion, to one of the most memorable celebrations of yours and your guests’ lives Read more

Warm Wedding Welcome

You may not want to roll out a red carpet, but you certainly want to welcome guests in style who have travelled thousands of miles to attend your destination wedding celebration. Read more

Best of All Private Worlds

Many of Thailand’s fantastic private holiday villas make for the ideal venue for a tropical wedding celebration and even a secluded honeymoon haven – sometimes all three in one memorable trip. Read more

Go Coconuts at your Wedding

Coconuts come in many forms, and are an essential ingredient in many Thai dishes. Why not make their tropical flavour a delicious theme as part of your wedding day feast? Read more

Perfect Personalised Engagement Gifts

For those looking to buy a thoughtful engagement gift for friends getting ready for their big day, a personalised present will impress and delight every couple-to-be. Read more

Sit Down in Style

If you’re keen to plan a wedding with extra visual allure, be sure to incorporate some striking chair decorations for an eye-catching flourish. Read more

Top Tunes to Walk Down the Aisle

Whether you’re getting married in your hometown or on a gorgeous white-sand beach in Thailand, you’ll need to pick out a memorable song for this once-in-a-lifetime moment. Read more

Right Ear, Right Now

The earrings you choose to wear on your wedding day will depend on a whole host of factors, from your hair-do to the style of your dress. Here are our top tips on how to pick the right pair for your ensemble. Read more

Let Them Eat Cake

A wedding cake provides a stunning focal point for many of today’s nuptials and the traditions behind this glorious creation can also be incorporated into the celebration. Read more

Perfect Wedding Glow

If you want to shine on your wedding day, then it’s important to take good care of your skin in the run-up to the big day. There are plenty of ways to get your skincare regime right with products to help the cleansing process. Read more

Links for Life

Grooms can make an extra impression with their bride-to-be by accessorising the wedding ensemble with a striking pair of cufflinks. Read more

Post-Wedding Pamper Day

Tired out after hosting your dream wedding in Thailand? Relax and rejuvenate with your new husband or wife by indulging in a full day of pampering bliss at the spa Read more

Gorgeous in Gold

If you’re getting married in the Land of Smiles, then why not do what Thai brides do and accessorise your wedding ensemble with a stunning selection of fine gold jewellery? Read more

Think You Can Dance?

If you want to wow guests with an impressive first dance on your wedding day, there are a plenty of styles to learn in advance of the big day. Read more

Time to ‘Thai’ the knot

While Thailand offers pleasant, balmy conditions all year round, subtle seasonal changes can make certain times of year even better to get married Read more

Wow Factor Wedding

From striking contemporary architecture to lush, landscaped gardens, Thailand’s array of private villas boast plenty of wow-factor features to qualify them as some of the world’s most stunning wedding venues Read more

Wedding Style Unveiled

Brides that don’t feel like wearing a veil on their wedding day now have a wide selection of stylish alternatives when it comes to matrimonial headgear. Read more

Groom your Groomsmen

Why not try some fun, creative ways to ask your nearest and dearest pals to be groomsmen at your wedding? A few enticements are sure to have them doing their best for you  on the big  day. Read more

Embrace Thai Style on your Wedding Day

If you’re planning to enhance your wedding in Thailand with a traditional Buddhist ceremony, then donning traditional Thai garments is a sure way to infuse the event with an authentic style and expression. Read more

Weddings that Sparkle

Embrace the magical splendour of a night time wedding by incorporating some of these bright ideas into your after-dark celebration. Read more

Show-stopping Cake Toppers

From stunning iced floral decorations to elaborate 3D-printed lattices stunning cake ornaments will give your wedding extra wow factor. Read more

Top Locations for a Pre-wedding Photo Shoot

As well as helping you get to know your photographer, a pre-wedding photo shoot in Thailand will provide yet another fantastic memento of your tropical wedding in paradise. Read more

Top Table Ideas for your Wedding Feast

Couples that need inspiration to come up with a unique, personal theme for the table plan on your big day will find plenty of ideas in the wedding-sphere. Read more

Best, Best Man’s Speech

With a little preparation, it’s possible to deliver a top notch Best Man’s Speech that wows guests as much as the stunning, tropical Thai location. Read more

Keep Young Wedding Guests Happy

It’s a good idea to ensure that the little ones at your wedding have plenty of treats and activities to entertain them during the day. A meltdown can be quite disruptive. Read more

Pre-wedding Retail Therapy in Thailand

If you need to pick up a few last minute accessories before your tropical wedding, there are plenty of opulent malls in the Land of Smiles that stock everything you need and more. Read more

Save the Date in Style

If you’re getting married abroad then you’ll need to let your friends and family know well in advance so they can fix the date in their diary. There are some creative ways to announce the day. Read more

What Colour is your Wedding?

From rich scarlet hues to paler shades of gold, the colour of every wedding gown holds a different meaning. Increasing numbers of modern brides are choosing colours that reflect their own individual spirit and personality. Read more

Inspired Wedding Themes

Infuse your seating plan with extra personality by theming the tables at your wedding feast. Read more

Surprise the Bride

A thoughtful treat on the wedding day is one way that the groom can make the entire experience even more unforgettable for his new wife. Read more

Hand-Made Wedding Fun

Creating a pop-up bar is a great way to add a quirky twist to entertain guests on your wedding day. Read more

Musical Wedding Day

When you’re getting married in one of Thailand’s stunning private villas, there’s plenty of ways to incorporate music into your big day. Read more

Stylish Wedding Trouser Suits

If you’re not the type of bride to don an extravagant dress for your wedding day, then let one of these stylish trouser suits inspire you. Read more

Perfect Thai beach for your Wedding

Thailand is home to a huge choice of magnificent beaches – but which one of them is the right fit for your destination wedding? Read more

To Tie or Not to Tie?

There’s a whole host of wedding fashion ideas for funky, modern grooms that don’t fancy wearing a traditional tie on their big day. Read more

Delicious Wedding Appetizers

Tantalize your wedding guests’ taste buds with an array of irresistible appetizers to kick off the perfect celebration. Read more

Stylish Mother of the Bride

If your daughter is tying the knot in Thailand, it’s likely that plenty of eyes will also be on you when the big day comes around. Here’s how to strike the right balance with your accessories. Read more

Dancing on the Ceiling

Stunning overhead decorations can transform your wedding venue from an attractive setting to a place that’s simply unforgettable, especially if it happens to be a private villa. Read more

Thai Style Wedding Party Favours

Wow your wedding guests with some unique Thai-themed gifts Read more

Bejewelled, Bedazzling Brides

The perfect necklace can set of a bride’s wedding gown to create a beautiful blend of colour, texture and shine. Read more

Bring in the Bridesmaids

Your bridesmaids are the girls who’ve been there for you through thick and thin, so it’s worth thinking of a special way to involve them in your big day. Read more

Taking Care of Guests

If you’re “Thai-ing” the knot in the Land of Smiles, we’ve put together a short list of golden rules to ensure your guests can enjoy the celebration to the maximum. Read more

Rain or Shine Wedding Photos

Thailand’s green season can be prone to a few showers but there is no reason to let it rain on your parade – or your wedding day memories. Read more

Thai Wedding Style Infusions

Thailand is rich with colour, culture and inspiration for brides that want to inject a little local fashion flare into their wedding day style. Read more

Wedding Day Moments

If you want to surprise your loved one with some special moments to remember on your wedding day, there are plenty of ideas to spark your imagination. Read more

Unusual Wedding Gifts

If you’re struggling for inspiration when it comes to selecting a gift for you're a soon-to-be-wed friend or family member, it may be time to think beyond the standard list. Read more

Strike a Pose

You need more than perfect hair, makeup and a stunning outfit when it comes to creating the perfect wedding photo. Read more

Perfect Wedding Patterns

Whether you’re a fan of colourful florals or bold stripes, 2016 is the year to take your love of printed patterns to your wedding day. Read more

Engagement Gifts for Couples

If one of your friends or loved ones is planning to tie the knot, why not buy them something to celebrate the cherished days leading up to their wedding? Read more

Early Bird Weddings

 If you’re tying the knot in the Land of Smiles, there are a whole host of benefits that come with a celebration held in the morning or early afternoon Read more

Top 5 Hairstyles for Brides in 2016

If you aren’t quite sure how to wear your hair on the day you tie the knot, check out the latest favourite global wedding styles for some freshly cut ideas. Read more

3D Wedding Accessories

The latest trend in tech tools can help couples create their own array of personalized wedding effects. Read more

Makeup Tips for Beautiful Brides

Follow our essential makeup of advice to ensure you’re looking camera-ready on your big day. Read more

Sweet Wedding Treats

If you don’t want the wedding cake to be the only sweet treat you serve on your wedding day, there are plenty of delectable dessert ideas to tempt your guests. Read more

Relaxing after your Wedding Day

If you’re feeling a little worn out after the build up and excitement of your wedding celebrations, here are a few ways that you can relax and unwind on holiday in Thailand Read more

Words at your Wedding

If you want to include a reading that truly reflects your special relationship, it’s worth doing some research well in advance of the big day. Read more

Tropical Wedding Cake Designs

If you’re having trouble deciding on what style of wedding cake to go for on your big day, why not let the exotic beach surroundings of Thailand inspire you? Read more

Poolside Wedding Benefits

A laid back wedding ceremony in Thailand by the side of a private villa’s infinity pool is sure to be a hit with guests that travel to celebrate your special day from around the world. Read more

Happy Healthy Weddings

If you and your loved one are committed to a healthy lifestyle, why not incorporate the same wholesome goodness into your wedding day celebrations? Read more

5 Blissful Bouquets

The bride’s bouquet is every bit as personal as the rest of her wedding ensemble, so it’s important she selects blooms in an arrangement that suits her style. Read more

Renew your Vows in Thailand

Whether you’ve been married for 10 years or 50, the Land of Smiles is a fabulous destination to host a party to celebrate a matrimonial milestone. Read more

Jewels of Engagement

From wedding bands worn by the ancient Egyptians to the glittering diamond statements worn by 20th century brides, engagement rings have endured and evolved through the ages. Read more

Great Gifts for the Bride and Groom

If you’re looking for a unique wedding present for the couple that already has everything, consider a Thai-themed gift. Read more

5 Travel-themed Weddings

If you’re hosting your wedding on foreign shores, it’s already understood that you’re a couple that enjoys travel. Here’s five ways you can make your wedding theme reflect your wanderlust. Read more

Wedding Nail Art

A wedding is the perfect excuse for a bride and her bridesmaids to indulge in some striking nail art designs. Read more

5 Bridesmaid Dresses for 2016

Fabulous dresses for the bridesmaids help the bride’s gown shine that much brighter and 2016 has plenty to offer in the world of bridesmaid style. Read more

5 Steps to a Dream Wedding in 2016

Many couples’ dream weddings involve a collection of fabulous events, from a romantic proposal to an unforgettable honeymoon. So why not divide fantasy wedding over several months of the year? Read more

Shoes for the Groom

Whether or not you have a penchant for fancy footwear; your wedding shoes should be extra special to make sure you look your best on the big day. Read more

Perfect Place, Ideal Space

If you’re searching for the ultimate wedding venue in which to host your fantasy celebration, then you can't do much better than a private villa on an island in Thailand. Read more

Festive Wedding Ideas

If you’re tying the knot over the festive season, there are plenty of ways to jazz up your décor theme with a little Christmas sparkle and make it a double celebration. Read more

Great Wedding Bake-Off

Your wedding cake serves as a key focal point for guests to feast their eyes and taste buds on – a striking design and great taste is essential. Read more

Fun Costume Wedding Themes

If a formal wedding isn’t for you, then a themed costume wedding might provide exactly the relaxed fun atmosphere and laughter you need to make your special day extra special. Read more

Thai-themed Wedding Invitations

Getting married in a private villa in Thailand allows you to personalize every aspect of your wedding day. So why not make your invitations match the location? Read more

Dress to Express

For brides that want to let their hair down and have a good dance after the ceremony is over; a shorter and more casual wedding dress is ideal for the evening choice. Read more

Precious Wedding Gems

Every bride knows that her wedding outfit is incomplete without the right jewels to match. Fortunately, there are many different ways to add a little sparkle with some precious gemstones on your big day. Read more

Accessories for Stylish Groomsmen

From classy cufflinks to striking boutonnieres, sophisticated accessories will add the final flourish to your groomsmen’s wedding day ensembles. Read more

Love the Camera

Wedding photographs are meant to be treasured for years but for some couples, striking that comfortable, happy pose on the big day is not always as easy as it sounds. Read more

Thai Wedding Style

If you’re heading to the Land of Smiles for a wedding, there are plenty of designer malls and boutiques where you can pick up a unique Thai designer in advance of the celebrations. Read more

Tantalizing Tastes of Thailand

Make sure your wedding guests never go hungry by spoiling them with a tasty array of traditional Thai finger food throughout the day. Read more

Wedding Trends that Travel

Cute, shabby-chic décor has taken weddings by storm over the past couple of years and it's relatively easy to achieve this fashionable look at your own wedding celebration, even in a tropical destination like Thailand. Read more

Warm Wedding Welcome

If you’re tying the knot in Thailand, why not throw an extra special welcome party for the guests who have travelled thousands of miles to celebrate your special day with you? Read more

Flower Girls and Page Boys

Planning a super cute outfit for the fabulous flower girls and adorable page boys at your wedding offers up plenty of opportunities to make sure the little ones feel included. Read more

Before the Big Day

When it comes to romantic options for non-traditional couples that want to share the last day and evening before their wedding enjoying each others’ company, Thailand's islands are ready made for special moments. Read more

Gifts Worth Giving

If you’re struggling to find a wedding gift to buy for the bride and groom that have everything – including a wedding in Thailand – why not treat them to a surprise during the trip that they will remember for years to come? Read more

Body-licious Wedding Dresses

Whatever style of wedding dress is in vogue when you get married, it’s always best to dress for your figure and put an extra spring of confidence in your step on the big day. Read more

Pre-wedding Photo Shoots in Thailand

Pre-wedding photo shoots have long been in a tradition for couples-to-be in Asia, but now the tropical surroundings of Phuket and Koh Samui have become a popular location for couples from around the globe in search of the perfect pre-wedding pictures. Read more

Beauty and the Beach

Everyone wants to look their best at a wedding, so why not consider five of the top beauty treatments to leave you feeling preened, polished and pampered ? Read more

Make the Most of your Wedding Villa

An increasing number of couples hosting their weddings abroad are choosing to hold the celebrations in private villas. With generous spaces and top notch facilities to enjoy, it's a good idea to use as much of the venue as possible. Read more

Thai Wedding Decor Themes

If you are hosting your wedding in one of Thailand’s private villas, you are free to personalise the décor theme as much as you like and there are plenty of easy ways you can add some colourful Thai influences to your theme and scheme. Read more

Save the Date

Wedding invitations are among the most crucial elements of your big day. After all, without them you wouldn’t have any guests attending at all. Planning a destination wedding in Thailand also requires some great ideas to spice up your invitations. Read more

Wedding Showers Made Good

If you’re getting married in Thailand, there is generally no need to worry about the weather ruining your wedding day if you plan your dates well. Even if there is a shower, a little light rain can actually make your celebrations all the more special. Read more

5 Tips for Stylish Grooms (men)

While beach chic might seem like an effortless look for guys tying the knot on the sand in a tropical destination like Thailand, there are plenty of style potholes to be avoided by grooms and their groomsmen. Read more

5 Beach Wedding Benefits

There are more than a few reasons why a blissful beach in the Land of Smiles is the perfect place to hold your wedding ceremony, especially when your private villa is close-by. Read more

Professional Wedding Helpers

Whether its the experience and expertise offered by a wedding planner or the practical, artistic skills provided by a makeup artist; professional assistance is essential to ensure that your wedding day runs as smoothly and successfully as possible. Read more

Why So White?

While many brides still opt for a traditional white wedding dress, an increasing number are breaking the mould by going for a rainbow of revolutionary hues. Read more

Pre-Wedding Distractions

A case of “the jitters” is a perfectly normal feeling for any bride or groom to experience in advance of their big day. Here are a few ideas on how to calm down and relax the night before the ceremony. Read more

Flavour for your Favours

If you want to treat your guests to some extra-special wedding favours, then look no further than the Land of Smiles for inspiration on adorable gifts and trinkets. Read more


A number of intriguing wedding day rituals are often incorporated into ceremonies and celebrations in order to bless a new marriage with good luck. Read more

Table Talk

When it comes table decorations, the place settings you pick can make the difference between an ordinary wedding dinner table and a memorable, thought-out presentation. Fortunately, there are plenty of creative ideas out there for couples that want to keep the wedding day dining experience dynamic. Read more

Pre-Wedding Pamper Package

In addition to the stress of planning and preparation, many brides and grooms-to-be get the jitters before the big day. What better way to calm your nerves than with a few indulgent spa treatments? Read more

Wonderful Wedding Selfies

Whether you’re straining your arm to snap a selfie or reaching out with ease thanks to your new selfie stick; weddings are a great place to grab some likeable photos of yourself to upload for absent friends or family to enjoy. Read more

All Day Wedding Party

If you are hosting your wedding in one of Thailand’s private villas, make the most of the extra time you have to enjoy the location and the property by having your guests over early for some extra wedding day fun. Read more

Fragrant Wedding Memories

A sensual fragrance will not only help you feel fantastic on your wedding day, but thanks to your olfactory senses, it could also help you to recall memories from your special day for years to come. Read more

Mum's the Word

For brides and grooms that are close to their mothers, the wedding day offers a perfect opportunity to offer a special thank you for bringing you both into the world and guiding you to one of the most important days of your lives. Read more

Entertaining Young Wedding Guests

Children tend to get bored quickly at a wedding party and might need a little entertainment. Having a few games and distractions planned for the little ones is always a good idea. Read more

Breaking Wedding Dress Tradition

If you want to break free from the traditional white ballgown-style dress on your wedding day, the quirky style of some top celebrities could provide you with some stylish inspiration. Read more

Creative with Colour

Pantone’s latest collection of colours provides a panoply of vivid offerings for brides and grooms seeking some inspiration for their big day. Read more

Into the Sunset

We can all conjure that classic image of a bride and groom driving off into the sunset trailing colourful “Just Married” knick-knacks behind their car. Couples that get married in Thailand have the chance to be even more creative when it comes to wedding day transportation. Read more

Hair Art

Whether you are tying the knot or merely attending a wedding in Thailand, there are plenty of stunning hair fascinators, clips and hairbands to spice up your usual ‘do. Read more

Planned to Perfection

For a destination weddings, couples may need a wedding planner or agency to assist in the planning process. In fact, they can also offer invaluable to help make those matrimonial dreams become a pleasant and practical reality. Read more

Delight your Wedding Guests

If your guests have travelled thousands of miles to share you and your partner’s big day, then why not treat them to a few special wedding day experiences? Read more

Tropical Beach Bride

If you plan on saying your vows with the sea breeze in your hair and Thailand’s soft sand between your toes, selecting the right dress material to suit the tropical surroundings is essential. Read more

Surprise your Bride

Adoring grooms may want to shower their brides with surprise gifts on the morning of the big day to set a truly romantic tone for the wedding. Read more

Tropical-rustic Makeover

When it comes to weddings, rustic is once again set to be one of 2015’s biggest décor themes. For couples saying their vows in Thailand, it is easy to give the rustic theme a tropical twist. Read more

The Clooney Effect

Husbands and wives-to-be have been inspired recently by George Clooney’s wedding extravaganza and they are demanding more and more from their destination of choice. Here’s how and why Thailand lives up to the high expectations of a celebrity wedding Read more

Beautiful Bridesmaids

When you are planning your wedding, deciding on a gown for yourself can be a big enough challenge, let alone when it comes to choosing your bridesmaids’ gowns. Read more

Trendsetting Weddings for 2015

According to popular wedding website The Knot, weddings in 2015 are set to explode with a variety of colourful new trends and opulent details. Read more

Extending Your Wedding

If you want to make your wedding celebrations last for as long as possible, there are plenty of ways to keep the party rolling when you marry in the breathtaking playground that is the Land of Smiles. Read more

Tempting Thai-style Appetizers

Treat your wedding guests to a selection of enticing Thai canapés when they arrive to celebrate your special day. Read more

Thai Wedding Touches

If you are hosting your wedding in Thailand, it's definitely worth infusing the celebrations with a few unique traditions to create a celebration that you and your guests will never forget. Read more

Picture Perfect Wedding Album

If powder sand beaches and azure seas aren't the only backdrop you are planning for your destination wedding photos, there are several more creative ways to make the images from your big day really stand out. A wedding album, slideshow and video are undoubtedly among the most important souvenirs a bride and groom take away from their big day. They provide tangible memories, and capture the many special moments that are scattered throughout the day. Read more

The Art of Ballooning

There are plenty of ways for creative brides and grooms to incorporate balloons into their wedding day celebrations. Read more

Let there be Light

Whether light is being used to illuminate your wedding ceremony, harmonise with the décor or entertaining guests with a fiery dazzle, there are many ways to incorporate it into your tropical Thai wedding ceremony. Read more

Wedding Dream Team

Planning a destination wedding can be hard work. Luckily, a wedding planner can help bring together local caterers, florists and entertainers to create the event of your dreams. Read more

Bring the Beach to your Wedding

If you have travelled all the way to Thailand in search of the perfect beach wedding, it's important to bring as much of the sun, sea and sand into your celebrations as possible. Read more

Behind the Veil

The tradition for a bride to wear a veil on her wedding day goes back hundreds of years so it's a good idea to understand why veils are so important, and to learn more about unique styles you can try out on your big day. Read more

Weeping with Joy

Rather than boring your wedding guests with clichéd speeches and readings that they have heard many times before, you can turn up the romance by taking your reading inspiration from the world of movies and literature. Read more

The Slipper Fits

For some brides, the dress is everything. For others, the perfect shoes can make as much of a statement as the gown so choosing the right pair becomes a serious challenge. Read more

Beautiful Bouquets

Whether you are a traditional bride that wants to carry flowers, or an alternative bride who wants to do something a bit more unusual, the right bouquet can help your wedding-day ensemble shine. Read more

Marvellous Makeup

Five fabulous makeup looks to wear down the tropical aisle on your big day by the beach. Read more

Bridal Couture Collection

A look at the couture creations by some of the world’s leading designers will help you predict the hottest bridal fashion trends this Autumn/ Winter. Read more

Cool Weddings

If you are getting married in a tropical location such as Phuket or Koh Samui in Thailand, a few simple techniques will help keep your guests cool throughout the celebrations. Read more

Delectable Wedding Desserts

This year’s sweetest dessert trends will make your mouth water with everything from miniature macaroons to dreamy crème brûlées. Read more

Perfect Proposals

Surrounded idyllic tropical surroundings with ocean views and balmy sea breezes; a private villa is the ideal place to pop the question to your loved one. Read more

Here Comes the Groom

This year’s catwalks provide a feast of inspiration for fashionable grooms planning on tying the knot while dressed to kill. Read more

Under a Floral Arch

A colourful wedding arch serves as the ideal focal point for brides and grooms saying their ‘I do’s’ on the beach. Read more

Wedding Albums with a Difference

Instead of just instagram and visual effects it can be fun to add some real props and costumes to enliven your wedding day and add a little fascination to the photos. Read more

Prepare for your Wedding

Planning your wedding from thousands of miles away can often be a challenge. You can ease the stress by answering a few questions in advance with the help of an experienced wedding planner. Read more

Shower Power

Bridal showers have gradually evolved from their origins as formal gift-giving occasions hundreds of years ago into modern evenings of quirky fun. Read more

Enjoy the Matrimonial Moment

Wedding day jitters are a normal part of the process for any bride or groom, but there are plenty of ways to ease the pressure a little in the run-up to your big day. Read more

Practice Makes a Perfect Wedding

Welcome your guests to your destination wedding in style. After all, it may well be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many of them too. Read more

Great Gifts for Great Groomsmen

Here are a few ideas to surprise your best pal with a gift on your own wedding day. Read more

Themes of your Dreams

Impress your guests on the big day with a theme wedding that includes bespoke décor, special  entertainment and even a little roleplay. Read more

Appy Wedding Day

The online App market now offers couples a selection of glossy wedding Apps to help plan and organize the perfect wedding in a tech-savvy style. Read more

Fabulous Wedding Party Favours

Give your guests a sweet surprise by treating them to a few unusual party favours to your wedding. Read more

Personlized Wedding Schedule

Modern couples often adapt marriage traditions by introducing a few quirky twists to their wedding day celebrations. A few creative additions can help make the day yours. Read more

Glittering Icons of True Romance

From Grace Kelly to Kim Kardashian, our wedding expert Rebecca Foster takes a look at some of the most iconic celebrity engagement rings of the last 50 years. Read more

Shape Up for your Wedding Day

Inspirational ideas for brides looking to add exercise to their wedding preparation so they look their absolute best in photos of the big day. Read more

Girls’ Night In

A chick flick marathon is a great way for brides and bridesmaids to wind down in the lead up to a wedding day, particularly if they are staying in one of Thailand’s luxurious private villas. Read more

Creative Wedding Ideas

Add a personal flourish to your wedding day décor theme by customising your place settings, centrepieces and party favours to make them totally unique. Read more

Bridal Jewellery Essentials

For some brides, carefully selected jewellery can play a big part in creating a signature wedding day look. A few simple style rules help brides to dazzle their wedding guests, and more importantly, their new husband. Read more

True Blue Villa Wedding

Here are a few tips on how to strike the “something blue” tradition in the most stylish and original ways when you choose to tie the knot at a destination villa wedding. Read more

Dancing Like the Stars

Ever wondered which songs celebrities dance to at their weddings? Here are some examples you might want to use as the soundtrack to your own celebration. After all they come with A list endorsements. Read more

Matrimonial Flower Power

Wedding flowers are my no means limited to bridal bouquets and boutonnieres. A vibrant display of blooms can play a big part in your wedding décor, especially on a tropical island, and can set the theme for other aspects of the celebration. Read more

Beautiful bridesmaids

By following a few style guidelines, a well dressed bridal party can help the bride glow and sparkle even more when her big day comes around, adding colour and grace to the overall palette. Read more

Iconic Wedding Inspirations

From chic sun dresses to elaborate designer ball gowns, a legendary selection of wedding dresses continues to inspire the fashion choices of brides-to-be across the globe. Read more

Perfumed Wedding in Paradise

With such an emphasis on the visual splendour of wedding decorations and the sumptuous flavours on the menu, smell is often a sense that gets forgotten in the overall sensory experience. Why not host a wedding to remember by giving guests some fantastic aromas to savour too. Read more

A Lucky Life as Man and Wife

Whether you are tying the knot in the East or the West, it can never hurt to incorporate a few good luck rituals into your special day to make sure the celebration lasts well into the future. Infusing a few positive traditions into your wedding can also add a little fun to the proceedings for guests and family. Read more

Dressing the Groom

A wedding day celebrates the union of two people, and that’s why the same attention to detail should be paid to a groom’s suit as it is to a bride’s wedding dress. We have collected a few style guidelines for fashion-forward grooms tying the knot in the tropics. Read more

Destination Wedding Gift List

Wedding guests travelling to Thailand that don’t want to pack the standard set of steak knives, toaster or kettle will find plenty of inspirations for wedding presents in The Land of Smiles. Read more

Breaking the Ice at your Wedding

Strangers are often thrown together at a wedding so it can be a good idea to include a few games and activities to help  guests get to know each other better. A private villa provides the perfect venue to add a sense of fun to the day. Read more

Wedding in Bloom

Careful choice of flowers can add a vivid spray of colour to any wedding ceremony and reception, and selecting the right bloom can be just as important as choosing the right food, music or dress. Read more

Knowing your Jewels and Gems

Wedding and engagement rings are a true reflection of the beautiful and rare love between two people. As such, it is important to find one that mirrors your special relationship, and Southeast Asia just might be the perfect place to search. Read more

Dressing for your Destination Wedding

The latest wedding gown designs for 2014 are set to sparkle; marrying a fabulous mix of traditional touches and sensational new styles that are sure to be a hit with brides across the world. Read more

Everlasting Wedding Memories

When it comes to one of the most important days of your life, why settle for just photos to look back on? A destination wedding in Thailand offers you the chance to get creative with your mementos and indulge in the romantic side of your personalities at the same time. Read more

The perfect wedding vows

The moment when a bride and groom affirm their love and make their vows to one another can be one of the most touching memories of an entire wedding celebration. That’s why an increasing number of couples like to make that magical moment unique by writing their own personalised wedding vows. Read more

Signature Wedding Songs

Whether you plan on choreographing a perfect routine or busting out some random moves on the spot, choosing the right wedding song for your first dance as a married couple helps set the atmosphere for the post-dinner celebrations. Read more

Stay Ahead of Trends at your Wedding

From striking hats to vivid hair fascinators, delicate veils to colourful flower crowns; how you choose to accessorise your head is one sure way to make a fashion statement on a wedding day. Read more

Magic Matrimonial Makeup

A selection of the right products and a few nifty tricks are essential for beach brides when they take on the challenge of makeup in Southeast Asia’s balmy climate. Read more

Luscious Villa Wedding Locks

Selecting the right kind of hairstyle for your face shape is just as important as choosing the right wedding gown for your body shape. Wedding photographs last a lifetime, so it is worth choosing a hairstyle that will stand the test of time. Read more

Perfect Fit for your Villa Wedding

Instead of embarking on a crash diet and a gruelling exercise regime to squeeze into the perfect wedding dress, many brides choose to follow a simple set of rules that help them find the perfect gown to flatter their body shape. Read more

Sweet Wedding Delights

One of the best things about a destination wedding in Thailand is the ease with which every aspect of the day can be customised – including the desserts. Many couples are breaking away from the traditional wedding cake, and serving up a more unusual range of sweet treats instead. Read more

Secret Gifts for an Island Bride

A destination wedding in Thailand offers up a multitude of exciting activities for couples to enjoy with friends and family who have accompanied them to the Land of Smiles. In fact, couples can sometimes become so busy entertaining their guests and preparing for their wedding that they missed the opportunity to make the most of the romantic island surroundings with their loved one. Luckily, there are plenty of romantic ways to reconnect with your partner whilst enjoying the attractions and activities of these tropical islands, and a great way for the groom to make his bride feel extra special is by spoiling her with one of the following surprises. Read more

Thai-up your Wedding Ceremony

Even when they marry on a beach in Thailand, many couples still opt for a classic Western-style wedding ceremony, but a growing number are seeking to infuse a few authentic Thai wedding traditions into their big day. Read more

Adventures Weddings

Brides, grooms and their guests can really make the most of a destination wedding in Thailand by also taking part in some of the adventure activities on offer on islands like Phuket and Koh Samui. Read more

Pretty in pink

Vera Wang’s latest bridal collection Debuted earlier this month in New York, V is an explosion of coral, fuchsia and peony hues that is bound to get brides-to-be even more excited about wedding dress shopping. Read more

Beach Up your Wedding

A tropical beach is one of the most picturesque settings you could hope for to host a destination wedding but couples are now tying more than just the scenery into their ceremonies and celebrations. By adding personalised beachside touches you can make the absolute most of the spectacular surroundings. Read more

Island Bachelor Parties

Not only does Thailand provide the perfect setting for idyllic destination weddings; the Land of Smiles also offers  an excellent range of options for exciting bachelor parties. Islands like Koh Samui and Phuket offer a vast range of daytime activities, with a choice of food, bars and entertainment that will make your stag night one to remember. Read more

Winter Beach Brides

If you need a little inspiration to style up your winter wedding wardrobe look no further. This winter, on-trend beach brides will be planning weddings where the fashion is as relaxed as the atmosphere, and the style leans towards vintage for a classic overall look. Read more

Light up your wedding day

Light has more of a role in your wedding celebrations than you might think. Whether illuminating your wedding ceremony, harmonising with the decor, or being used as a form of entertainment, there are many ways in which light can be captured and harnessed to its full potential. Read more

All in the details

While every couple devotes a great deal of effort to planning the entertainment, menu and clothing at their wedding; spending a little time on extra decorative flourishes can not only set the scene for a more personal celebration, but will also add colourful memories to the day. Read more

Weddings that Give Back

Many people say they prefer giving gifts to receiving them, and an increasing number of newly-weds are putting this philosophy into practice by holding charity themed weddings. Instead of receiving a large pile of new home-ware, guests can donate to a charity of the bride and groom’s choice and give back to those in need. Read more

Best time for a Wedding in Thailand?

Don’t let the weather rain on your wedding day parade. It may be impossible to control the weather, or even predict it 100 percent of the time, but a little bit of research and forward planning can make all the difference when it comes to selecting the date of your wedding in Thailand. Read more

Nice day for a green wedding

For the environmentally-conscious bride and groom, the idea of jetting thousands of miles for a wedding might initially seem to leave too big of a carbon footprint. However, there are a number of ways for couples to respect the planet by making their destination wedding a little greener. Read more

Girls just Wanna have Fun

Thailand is an ideal destination for brides-to-be, the maid of honour and the rest of the bride’s girlfriends can kick back and enjoy a few days of fun together before the single girl becomes a married lady. A luxurious private villa is the perfect place to enjoy a few hours of giggly fun before the big day. Read more

Tasty Wedding Appetizers

A destination wedding in Thailand gives couples the chance to explore all the sweet and spicy flavours of Asia’s cuisine. Aside from sumptuous sit-down meals, extravagant evening buffets and glorious seafood barbecues, appetizers served throughout the day provide a chance for guests to sample a range of tasty local treats. Read more

Two's company

It's easy for couples in the midst of their destination wedding celebrations to become so preoccupied with making sure their guests are happy that they forget to fully enjoy the idyllic, romantic setting with their loved one. Luckily, a number of options are available to kindle the romance either before or after the wedding celebration takes place. Read more

Let me entertain you

Whether you are celebrating your wedding in your home country or in a tropical destination like Thailand, choosing the right entertainment is vital to spice up the day and create fun memories that every guest will take home with them. Read more

Picture Perfect

Taking the right kind of photos should be an essential part of a wedding plan. A little preparation and a detailed shot list will help you make sure that the images match the fabulousness of the day. Read more

Signature Cocktails

Couples who tie the knot in the Land of Smiles are free to customise every fine detail of the wedding – from the decorations to the dress. However, some go one step further by creating a bespoke signature cocktail for guests to enjoy throughout the day and into the small hours of the celebration. Read more

Beach Wedding Chic

Whether or not its the lucky lady who is getting married, every woman needs to look her best with a snappy wedding photographer in the vicinity. A strong sea breeze and sticky sand can make looking your best a challenge at a beach wedding. Read more

Tropical Wedding Plan

Every bride-to-be devotes hours of romantic daydreaming to planning the perfect wedding, and dark clouds, heavy rain and a chilly wind are rarely part of the fantasy. In Thailand, the sun smiles, the sky is blue and the ocean breeze is warm, but you still need to prepare for every eventuality. Read more

Spice up your wedding Thai style

Choosing a destination wedding in Thailand is a fabulous way to make that special day extra special. Even better, if you borrow some traditions from Thai-style ceremonies and celebrations you and your wedding guests can enjoy a unique celebration that not only suits your sense of independence, but also the location. Read more

A Legacy in White

A wedding dress is often one of the most important outfits a girl will wears in her life. Yet more often than not this most precious of garments will only see the light of day once, and even then only for just part of the day. As brides become more waste conscious, wedding dress longevity is back in fashion, although not always in the traditional sense. Read more

Top Tunes to Walk Down the Aisle

Whether you’re getting married in your hometown or on a gorgeous white-sand beach in Thailand, you’ll need to pick out a memorable song for this once-in-a-lifetime moment. For most people, walking down the aisle to meet your future partner for life is a special moment that only happens once. Read more