Movie Monday: Beauty and the Beast

I have already lost count on how many times I’ve watched Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. So when the news broke out that they’re making a live-action remake of the animated classic, I was just beyond giddy with excitement. With all the magic and the nostalgia it brings, Beauty and the Beast can be a rich source of inspiration for weddings. But unlike most who would look just at the […]

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16 Wedding Themes Inspired By Romantic Movies

We all love to watch a good romantic movie to make our not-so-awesome day better. What’s not to love? It makes you smile, makes you swoon a bit, makes you believe that love – however crazy – still conquers all… and makes us all hope that our love story will end in a happily ever after too. How many times have we cried, laughed, went gaga over one romantic film and watched it over […]

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Movie Monday: Bride Wars

Don’t you sometimes feel that preparing for a wedding has become a “competition”? In the aim to have the best and get the best, together with all the external pressures brides get to have THE perfect wedding – from Pinterest perfect weddings to heck, even wedding blogs (guilty!) – wedding preparation has become an immense job of prepping up and competing with other brides to be the first to book the creme […]

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Movie Monday: Music and Lyrics

Music aficionados, today’s blog post is for you. Inspired by the movie Music and Lyrics, which starred Drew Barrymore and Hugh Grant, this music wedding theme will let you incorporate your love for music and have everyone, not only hear how beautiful it is, but more so, see how whimsically aesthetic music-inspired deets can be. photo source: IMDB Use music sheets generously everywhere — from invitations, escort cards/ place cards, bouts, […]

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Movie Monday: The Princess Diaries

I confess, I am a true The Princess Diaries fan. I have read all 10 books, eagerly anticipated until the last one came out. And I have my hopes up very recently because news is, Meg Cabot is set to release the 11th installment, titled The Royal Wedding, to mark the 15th anniversary of the publication of The Princess Diaries Volume 1. Now, isn’t that exciting?! Okay, back to our movie inspiration today – […]

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Movie Monday: Midnight in Paris

Ah. The 1920s. My favorite era. The era of transformed fashion. The movie Midnight in Paris highlighted, or rather, transported us into this beautiful time where flapper dresses and chic head dresses reign supreme. photo source: IMDB It’s such a visual delight to be able to see the glitz and glamour of the roaring ’20s. Here are some details to note if you want to steal a fabric of the […]

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Movie Monday: Meet the Fockers

Yes, that’s right, this movie is actually a rich source of wedding inspirations. A sequel to Meet the Parents, this movie rightfully ends with the wedding of Greg and Pam — a riotous but fun celebration by the lake. photo source: IMDB While their reception decors were vibrant and super colorful, I decided to take snippets of inspirations only and have come up with a much tamer version of their […]

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Movie Monday: Great Expectations

A 1998 contemporary film adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel, Great Expectations tells the tale of the hapless Finn (Pip) as a painter in New York as he pursues his unrequited and haughty childhood love for Estella. photo source: IMDB Truth be told, when I think of Great Expectations, I think of Miss Havisham, the feisty, eccentric, wealthy benefactress of Estella. She’s one of the significant movers of this story, carefully influencing the lives of […]

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Movie Monday: Amélie

Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain (The Fabulous Destiny of Amélie Poulain) or Amélie, for short, is a romantic comedy and a whimsical depiction of the contemporary Parisian life. It lovingly tells how despite her struggles with her own isolation, Amélie (played by Audrey Tautou), a naive and young waitress in Montmartre decides to change the lives of those around her for the better, and along the way, discovers love. photo source: IMDB Visually stunning and filled with intense, vibrant […]

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Movie Monday: Bed of Roses

I have this strange affinity to intimate weddings. I tell you, they have got to be my favorite ones. Okay, so when I remembered this movie, Bed of Roses – which is a romantic drama about a young career girl who is swept off her feet by a shy florist – I immediately knew it will be the perfect inspiration for an intimate roof top wedding. Photo source: IMDB But […]

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