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Free Labour in the Wedding Industry

Free Labour in the Wedding Industry

Throughout my experience getting my Wedding Coordinator certification, there have been many things that have troubled me. The item I want to address today is by no means exclusive to the wedding industry… In fact, it strikes me as particularly insidious in a wedding industry context because it’s in direct opposition to the mindset that…

Crowdsourcing Your Wedding Photos: The Pros and Cons

Crowdsourcing Your Wedding Photos: The Pros and Cons

Like many of you, I identify as a Broke Millennial™. And when you’re a Broke Millennial (or just a Broke Human) in the process of planning a wedding, looking at the cost of certain wedding components can leave you feeling overwhelmed. Sure, some of it you can either work around or throw out entirely. But…

Five Tips to Make Your Wedding Jewellery Green

Five Tips to Make Your Wedding Jewellery Green

The fine jewellery industry isn’t historically known for being ethical or eco-friendly. Metals and stones are often mined with child or slave labour, or in ways that create a lot of collateral damage in the environment. Admittedly, the jewellery industry as a whole has been improving: consumers have been demanding better, making “Ethical” extremely marketable.…

Hop-On, Hop-Off Bachelorx Parties

Hop-On, Hop-Off Bachelorx Parties

“My partner and I want to have a joint party, but we have completely different ideas of what we want to do.” “Some of my loved ones want to attend my party, but they aren’t able to make the time commitment/get enough time off of work/stay out late enough to enjoy the whole party.” “My…