Wedding planning tips and tricks

All the wedding tips and tricks we've learnt over the years from brides, wedding planners, calm mothers and everyone in between.
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Use wide bowls to create great floral arrangements. Opt for a more rustic secondhand find filled with Proteas and greenery.

DIY: arranjos "cheinhos"

Whilst we wait for the drought in the Western Cape to end succulent boutonniere is just one of the ways you can make your wedding more water conscious.

23 Ideas for Featuring Succulents In Your Wedding

The groom's boutonniere will be a combination of pale green succulents, ivory spray roses, and grey dusty miller. Branches Event Floral Company: Whitney at Louland Falls- Utah Wedding Florist

After some time, even your best efforts to keep your fynbos fresh will fail.   That’s when you spray paint them and turn them into a striking, everlasting  arrangement like this one

After some time, even your best efforts to keep your fynbos fresh will fail. That’s when you spray paint them and turn them into a striking, everlasting arrangement like this one

If you are anything like us, you hate to see your flowers die.   In our recent blog post, we share with you how you can make your beloved fynbos last longer.

If you are anything like us, you hate to see your flowers die. In our recent blog post, we share with you how you can make your beloved fynbos last longer.

Don’t be afraid to use single sprigs of fynbos in clear glass vases for your tables. Complement with roses in a soft tone for a rustic but elegant look.

Don’t be afraid to use single sprigs of fynbos in clear glass vases for your tables. Complement with roses in a soft tone for a rustic but elegant look.

TIP: Add a delicate sprig of fynbos (or two) as a finishing touch for your plate and napkin setting. Simple and elegant, it works equally well for any occasion!

TIP: Add a delicate sprig of fynbos (or two) as a finishing touch for your plate and napkin setting. Simple and elegant, it works equally well for any occasion!

If you’re using driftwood on your tables make sure they can rest evenly on the table.   No one wants their bubbly to be knocked over!

If you’re using driftwood on your tables make sure they can rest evenly on the table. No one wants their bubbly to be knocked over!

7 wedding apps that will make planning your big day a whole lot easier

These apps will take the stress out of planning your big day.

The trick to curating a table setting that transitions well from date to night - lighting.   Make sure you test your venue’s lighting at different times of day. Check if they have dimmer switches or if you’ll need to invest in some additional candles.

The trick to curating a table setting that transitions well from date to night - lighting. Make sure you test your venue’s lighting at different times of day. Check if they have dimmer switches or if you’ll need to invest in some additional candles.

The thought of a very formal event is some people's idea of a nightmare.   That’s where accessories are key! Second hand cutlery and crockery can easily become a statement feature on your big day.

The thought of a very formal event is some people's idea of a nightmare. That’s where accessories are key! Second hand cutlery and crockery can easily become a statement feature on your big day.

Should you mock-ups? YES. It’s a magical moment when you can really start to envisage the day.

Should you mock-ups? YES. It’s a magical moment when you can really start to envisage the day.

Top tip: Hang your Protea bouquet up to dry. Tammy (pictured) did just that. It's a beautiful keepsake and it smells divine!

Top tip: Hang your Protea bouquet up to dry. Tammy (pictured) did just that. It's a beautiful keepsake and it smells divine!

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