An ancient tradition for grooms at Indian weddings where his face is covered for the baraat. Continue reading The Sehra Bandi at North Indian, Punjabi and Pakistani Weddings
I’m sure you’ve been there before. A prospect is really enthusiastic about your venue. The site visit goes well, you send them a proposal and then….radio silence. You follow up and also nothing. It happens to every salesperson and in … Continue reading How to Keep the Door Open on Indian Wedding Leads that Go MIA
A guide on what could happen while going through customs in the USA after you’ve returned. Continue reading Shopping in India and Getting Through Customs
When you start off planning your wedding, the first thing you need is a venue. Couples or their families often come to us and don’t understand why venues charge a per person fee, when the venue isn’t providing the food. … Continue reading Why Do Venues Charge Per Person Fees?
One of the most exciting aspects of wedding planning is going shopping in India. Glitz and glam await and having all your clothes, jewelry, accessories and invitations just makes everything so much more real! Before You Go India’s not cheap. … Continue reading Wedding Shopping in India? Best Practices for before, during, and after.
A few years ago an Indian bride decided she wanted to have a traditional wedding ceremony…at home. That sparked several questions. Will the city allow a horse baraat? Will it be too early to play music in the neighborhood? Where … Continue reading Home Wedding Events: Involve Your Neighbors
That moment when your friend asks you what “No Boxed Gifts” means and what gift they should bring to your wedding, can be awkward because it feels weird to respond with “bring cash” (or some form of that). So we … Continue reading Explaining, ‘No Boxed Gifts’ to your Non-South Asian friends
World-famous Huntington Beach, CA is a popular city for South Asian weddings. The ocean front venues are large and can host the entire wedding weekend. The Waterfront Resort’s expansion will be complete by the end of June 2017. Doubling the … Continue reading Huntington Beach Happenings: Events to Know About Before Selecting Your Wedding Date