Ampoules by the Makeup Artists

Hello bride-to-be! By now you should have already heard about the $25 per ampoule charge that all makeup artists will charge you for. Let me tell you how you can save that ridiculous charge and buy yourself something nice with the savings you get! 🙂 I bought 10 Collagen ampoules from Qoo Singapore (previously known as Gmarket). For 10 ampoules, it costed me only $11.60 nett (including shipping). Here’s the SHOP I bought it from. This shop sells many different…

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Finding a Justice of Peace in Singapore

I am new to all this. Apparently, finding a good Justice of Peace to solemnize your wedding is quite important too. I always thought that since there is this extensive list of the people who can solemnize our wedding on the ROM website, there shouldn’t be a problem! Well, not if you want someone who can make your solemnization meaningful and memorable! In Singapore, the Solemnizer will be the all-important person on your wedding day who will stand in front…

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My Wedding Designer

Every girl dreams of a unique wedding. In an attempt for Singaporean brides to get the ideal dream wedding they want, more and more brides are giving themselves more lead time to plan and to make their own wedding extra special. Some are also celebrating their ROM, making their ROM ceremony an affair they can have full control over (as opposed to the big fat chinese wedding that every chinese parent expects of us). I am a big fan of…

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5 Unique Venues for your wedding in Singapore

Every bride wants a special location for her wedding. If the couple is not restricted by their parents’ need to have it in a traditional chinese hotel restaurant, here are some locations that I found to be really practical and interesting! 🙂 #1: CHIJMES HALL CHIJMES was used as a Catholic convent for 131 years, with Caldwell House constructed in 1840–1841 and the chapel in 1904. The Gothic chapel, now a multi-purpose hall, is known as CHIJMES Hall and it’s…

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Wedding Bells Ring A Ling Ling!

I’m planning my wedding! And I’m so excited to be sharing my research with you in this new category “Wedding Preparations“. Now if you’re looking for advice on how to organise a big fat chinese wedding, with heaps of chinese traditions embedded within, you’re at the wrong place cos although I am 100% chinese (and so is my husband-to-be), we were both brought up in a “western-heavy” environment… and we’ll really like a wedding that’s different and special. 🙂 Here’s…

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