i bought my copy of style already...it's quite informative and has quite a few gowns. But only thing is that the mag is not very well organised...and also it doesn't make it a point to list the prices of the items shown in the mag, which wld be really helpful...
they've got interesting tips on looking great for your wedding day though!
Pausini, does your dad know you're getting married? If he doesn't know, maybe if you dun invite him, he won't know abt it. By the time he knows, yeah, he may be angry but your dinner and day wld be over already so no worries.
I think you decide what's the possibility that he will really make a mess at the dinner. Dun forget that this trouble making may have higher possibility since his name not in card, and looks like he may not be able to take part in the tea ceremony too. That sure won't sit well with him and he may freely drink at the dinner. If that's the case, then maybe better to take him out completely. Let him get angry AFTERWARDS......sometimes, life is all abt hard choices. You can always make up to him later by being "nicer", more filial later.....but of cse he may just ignore you for that "insult"....bk to case of life and hard choices......
Kare, I don't see what's wrong in telling them that you are not free to add any more kids to your list. You have every right to reject them. Say you are taking up cses, no time.....
jbride: Thanks for the compilation! I'm having my ps in June cos my FH is having his school holidays then and also because both of us get rather busy with our work in the second half of the year.
tingting: Same here. I still prefer SOk ENg's style as well. Sigh...will probably leave this to my FH to decide. Hope that he will make a decision soon.
I'll be going to KL tomorow for a short break and so will miss all your postings for the next few days
. Will look forward to read all your postings again on Wednesday!
naturally: thanks for informing us about the show. Even though I have already settled my bridal package, I am still very tempted to go for shows! Don't know about you ladies.
chicory: I haven't got a copy of style...couldn't find it...will probably search again at other news stand. Don't worry about not being a 'model' size...I'm not very small too (not even medium!)*chuckle* In fact, I was only able to try out 1 gown at Dang before I signed on the dotted line!
sandgirl: You are most welcome to join us! We'll be most happy to share whatever info we have with you!
So you stay at those orange color building. Very nice design. I like it very much but too bad was not given to us for selection. Got security system build in right? You move in already? My block was light blue and red-the most ugly color as I always said, can see very clearly when you travel on TPE toward changi.
Welcome to our thread!
What nick was given to us?
Very touch lei, willing to travel from JW to here. We wouldn’t left you out.
Ai yah, you never read my posting last time hah, sob sob! Yah, we both leo and our birthday is only 1 day different lei. Hahaha, we can celebrate b.day together, .
Hi Meow and gals,
I may be bring my hubby along, cos I can't stay long. As after our meeting, I have to rush home to complete a work assignment.
But if it's gg to be an all gals gathering, then I will see you all there w/o my hubby
Thanks 4 the warm welcome.Glad to see so many of you here. Meow, will email you my particulars. However, can't make it on 28th. Busy with my new house. Maybe can join you all next time. When is your wedding?
Thanks to Pris for recommending this thread to me. Pris, you settle you wedding venue already? Me a bit worried over the bridal package? Have not source yet. Any gd and reasonable recommendation?
When your hubby says still a long time to May, tell him how many mths or days to go minus those time which u or he is not available. My hubby n me work dat way. We list dwn list of things to be done n set a time frame of when to finish wat. Of coz there r things which r important but not urgent n can be done after customary (mainly household thing). We postpone them. Share out the load and stress wif your hubby. Dun shoulder all the stress by yourself.
I delted many big files. Could u pls try again. My hubby n me chose our photos fm baby to Uni yesterday. But no time to scan coz we gotta print the inserts.
How do u find the flowers @ Concourse? I m working @ Gateway. If can get flowers fm Concourse, more convenient 4 me. BTW, how thick is the ribbon for wrist corsage?
I like 2 mandarin songs v much. 1 of it is Be my friend, be my love. It is a v old song. Intend to use it for 1st march in. Wz hunting high n low 4 it. Another one is Zui Lan Mang De Shi, thinking of using it for montage. Do u have these 2 songs?
Agree wif Maya, if your dad doesn't know u r getting married, leave him out totally.
yap, me confirm with Furama hotel already.
Got so many good deals from them.....hahah
If you ask me to suggest, me will suggest J&M Design and JLC cos they really give good offers, as I said go down to Tanjong Pagar and you will find a whole row of bridal shop over there or another place is Jurong IMM, they have a bridal shop level.
Got recieve my e-mail on the wrist coursage?
Heee... me scare got last minute members of our thread want to join so planning to book by this Friday, hope it is not too late to make reservation....
But me will call them up tomorrow to check out the pricing for per person lor........
Welcome to our forum, me also getting married in Nov...kekke....me talking rubbish.
When is your actual Day?
Me is on the 28 Nov 03
Where you book your dinner n who you book your bridal package with? keke.... me abit kpo hoh, but never mind if you don't wish to answer me!
We are actually having a gathering on the 28 March 03 (Friday Evening) at the Esplanade, so do you want to join us? Cos me is in charge of making reservation so must confirm earlier huh.
Don't say that. Actually most of our friends did not make wedding favors for guests. It's just tt my FH want to make our wedding more personalised tt's why he suggested this. Anyway, we came across this very coincidentally at the Singapore Learning Fest last year. Otherwise, don't think we will do anything anyway, giving us addtn'l stress on top of all the other stress. But tell u frankly, we r running into a little short of time now cos we need ard 250 pcs n we r only half way there
Hope we can finish in time (+ the wrapping)
How nice tt u know how to play the piano n violin. U gonna hv a piano at yr new hse? Then u can play at yr spare time.
I am back from from ps on Friday. thank god it didnt rain. It was perfect weather and had 3 hours of ps at sentosa. I quite enjoy it thou it was very tiring. Me and hubby smile quite stiff towards the end. Also quite zonk out towards the end - Linn, the photographer actually told us dont smile till she ask us to. We were just posing and smiling silly away and when she is really to shoot - she say our smile too fake already.
The only sad thing was i wore my actual wedding shoes and it got a little dirty - coz the ground was still wet and soil. Sigh...
I took a couple of digital photos at the studio. Will be dowmloading it today. Let me know if you want to see them. The resolution not very good, ok.
Kare: yes, this is how everyone saw me. strong, like a big pillar holding one another in the family together. when parents separated, sibling having issues. sometime i hope i wasnt that strong so someone can help me but not depend me only. its not easy to be ther eldest so i hope when i have kids next time, my eldest have to be a boy. I think it is too much for a girl to take them all. Thanks for the encouragement.
I think i just have to face the facts. i just have to blame myself that i didnt make any effort to slim down.
Maya: I'm work in DSTA but dealing with IT & OA system. It will be olrite if my dad knew that i am married after my wedding. scare is before wedding and somehow he got to know it and come and mess up the ceremony. So till now i still dun dare to tell him. I dun even dare to tell him i got a new house. after much consideration, i decided to just tell him a week before so he dun have much reaction time and have to come with an agreement that he shld not touch a drink that nite. I shld ask my aunty to look after him - my dad's sister.
Shook: I try to send the montage over again. Order my insert print, think u have to do it fast if u want to give out invitation before "Chin Ming". Like Jan, i went to T.dragon to print my insert. they are quite nice with good service and advise us alot on the wordings. last saturday when we visited the shop, they have already closed but a lady assistant is still ard, she dun mind attending to us. we spent ard 30 - 45 mins in the shop.
So u got all ur pix, next is to scan, then work out the storyline and can piece everything together. what is 1st song? can u translate into Hanyu pin yi? See whether able to get MP3 on the net. I heard my colleagues saying that it is easlier to get free download of chinese song than english one. The second song is good too. it is from "Zhao YongHua" right?
I got the flower from Concourse on sat too. i havent got the ribbon cos they dun have the one i want. So i think i will need to visit the shop at arab st again this week to get the ribbons.
I am still working on the new wrist corsages using the artifical flowers. Once i got it done, i post it out again.
Hi Taddess, don't worry. Like Abrinas says, most weddings I attend don't give anything more than the hotel-supplied cake/chocolates. It's just that my future MIL insisted on baking the fruit cake herself. And my mum gave every guest a 'bunch' of silk flowers she made herself during my sister's wedding, so she felt she wanted to do something for mine. I forbade her to make things this time round, so she came up with this idea.
Abrinas, yes, we are definitely going to have a piano in our house, but maybe not immediately. Perhaps after we return from the US next year.
Shanice, I trust your photoshoot went really well. Did you have to pay a lot more to go to Tioman to shoot? Do you have to pay for photographer, make-up artist's accomodation and transport too?
U njoy ur PS, that is good! after thinking at the pix, i can at least found one pic that i like and can blow up to bigger size for displaying. I spoilt my shoes when we are taking pic at sentosa. luckily that shoes i bought is cheap cheap so still not so heart pain. it giv eme excuse to look for another one.
wow, dress mtm fr. Allure Charix. must be exp rite?
ya, i remember that i was very excited and anxious. afraid that i'll do or say something wrong. Thought that the rom ceremony will take quite a while but seems like it's over in a flash. less than 10 mins.
Have u found a make-up artist? Think u need to book at least one or two months b4 ur rom date.
Morning! Jbride, thanks for the compilation. Mine is with Oriental Hotel. Still deciding on my bridal boutique and will make a final decision in mid-April when I have time to make some visits. I am considering Kai, Wedding Present, Dang, Emmanuel B (headache....)
I am thinking of having my photoshoot in Oct - is that too late for my Dec wedding?
saw ur posting that u had ur PS,
who is ur makeup artist?
Irene or Keith?
hmm...Kelvin is actually very quiet but once u warm up with him, PS can be very fun
well, if u realyl dun like ur PS, can ask for redo a few pictures again?
ur coordinator Lynn? can ask her
my ROM package with Allure is $590 include MTM dress (keep), hair do, make up and hand bouquet.. find their price very reasonable...
now looking ard for shoes to match my dress lor.. vain vain lor...
thanks U for adding me into yr compile list... btw, wat type of hob r u getting? saw sales going on in shops @ IMM.. went to visit 1 shop at 3rd floor "Lian Joo" their range of hob include brands like Turbo, Rinnai, La Germania, Elba etc quite good brands..
but i cant find the hob i wanted. cos i m looking for the bigger burner on my right side while the other 2 small burners on my left.. my contractor will source for me since this is a free gift from him... he he he