Image Kate Drennan Photography. Via April and John’s enchanting old world garden weddingSo you’ve been asked to be a groomsman. Congratulations.It’s often glossed over just how much of an honour it is to be asked by someone to stand up next to them on arguably one of the biggest days of their life. But with
Image via SkydiveAre you the type of groom who wants something a little more casual and a little less like The Hangover for your buck’s night? If so, we have got you covered!If you feel like all the fun is a few hours away and you’re stuck for ideas why not turn the buck’s party into
Image by Jeremy Wong via UnsplashWe all know that traditionally, a best man supports a groom and a maid of honour supports a bride. But with more diversity and more options for your wedding party, a man of honour or a best woman are just as acceptable. Can the groom have a best woman? Here’s what you need
Suit by InStitchu. Image by Ali Rasoul.Wedding pocket squares, they’re wily beasts. Often tough to tame but so vital to piecing together your wedding outfit.It still gets my heart rate up when I cast my mind back to wrangling my own pocket square on the morning of my wedding.The basic white square just refused to
Image by Georgia Verrells via Micy & Jay’s Decadent Bram Leigh WeddingWith the average cost of a wedding in Australia sitting at over $35,000, getting the budget sorted from the start is crucial. There’s nothing worse than a debt hangover heading into a marriage, so it’s important to be clear on financial responsibilities and roles from the beginning.
Image by Georgia Verrells via Micy & Jay’s Decadent Bram Leigh WeddingChoosing someone to be your best man may seem like a simple enough task, but before you do, consider their responsibilities. The best man will have to take care of the rings, organise the buck’s night, ensure you make it to the end of the aisle, and
Image by Jeremy Blincoe via Jess & Matt’s Decadent Country WeddingCongratulations! You’ve done the one-knee-bending, question-asking and she said “yes”. You’ve chosen the woman you want beside you at the altar. Now, it’s time to call in the boys…but which boys? How to choose? For some of you, this part may be even more nerve-wracking than popping the
WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Leather-Trimmed Quilted Tech-Canvas BackpackWe all have that friend who seems to be on top of the world. Whatever you ask, you know your friend will be more than ready to help out or provide a solution. He is usually seen with a pen at the ready and a
Image by Michael Gray of The Wanderers via Rebekah and James’ Happy Summer WeddingAn important part of any wedding is making sure the ones you love are up there with you on the big day as your groomsmen. Choosing who these particular few are can be easy for some, but difficult for others. Once you
Image by Marcus Bell of Studio Impressions from Rachel and Lai’s Stylish Yandina Station Wedding.Are you wondering how to be the best best man about town? By the time your best mate’s wedding rolls around you probably feel like you’ve already put in the hard yards, but the actual day itself is the most important of
Would could be more elegant than a groom and his groomsmen in top hats and tails? When Sara and Fintan wed (see Sara and Fintan’s Vintage Glam Wedding for more details), the groom chose a morning coat and off white waistcoat from Favourbrook (sourced by P Johnson Tailors) and P Johnson Tailors for shirt and
We’re so often blown away by the dapper style of the grooms and groomsmen that we shoot. We love the attention to detail – from fob watches to bow ties, boutonniere to shoes. We’ve collected some of the most debonair fellows we’ve photographed.Photos by The White TreeMs Gingham says: So cool!!! Love all these guys!About
Today’s post has been put together by a collaboration between Nerida McMurray Photography and the very talented floristry of Aleksandra.Nerida McMurray PhotographyKeep flowers in their box in a cool, dark location away from direct sunlight, drafts or excessive heat. A cool dark laundry/bathroom or on a hot summer’s day -in the fridge would be ideal.Nerida
Dear groomsmen,Wow! You scrub up well! Guys always do look fantastic in a suit. I hope you feel as good as you look. But take those sunglasses off. Now. And take your hands out of your pockets. That’s better.No, we really don’t have time for a quick beer before the ceremony, so put it away.
Originally posted on Polka Dot Bride September 20th 2008When it comes to buying gifts for the groomsmen to say thank you, the usual suspects appear.–Hip Flasks– Shaving sets– Cufflinks– Ties-Multipurpose tool (Leatherman)’-Beer mug-Money clip-Watch-Decanter-Spirits-Wallet-Pen-Business card holdersBut if you feel like being a little more creative, here’s some fun ideas to thank the men standing beside