Guest Blogger: Sonal J. Shah

Indian-born Sonal J. Shah migrated to The United States at the age of eight and grew up embracing the country’s entrepreneurial spirit. She now acts out her fondest childhood memories of grand traditional Indian weddings by creating them for the most affluent Indian expatriates through her New York-based company, Sonal J. Shah Event Consultants, LLC. Her firm has built a reputation for creating, coordinating and supervising traditional Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern and cross-cultural weddings in the county.

Guest Blogger: Candice Pereira

Candice Pereira is the co-founder and Creative Head for Marry Me - The Wedding Planners in Mumbai, India. Candice's international exposure, local knowledge, and young enthusiastic team has brought success to her wedding planning company. The company's design style, attention to detail, and personalized service ensures that couples will enjoy their special day and have their wedding vision executed. Every detail of the wedding from décor to legalities, from clothes to transport is managed with ease by Marry Me -The Wedding Planners.

Special thanks to Geoff White, Gerald Inenelson and Joanne Bartone for our featured Indian wedding photos

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The Caribbean is has always been one of the top locations for destination weddings and  honeymoon getaways.  With the glittering white sandy beaches, never ending sunshine, lush and tranquil scenery it makes for an ideal setting for any blushing bride and groom. Here are our top more

Posted Friday 2/5/2016

by Sonal J. Shah 


Giving gifts to bridesmaids has been a long standing tradition as long as we can remember.  But the question that still remains is 'what should I give'?Jewerly? Sweet treats? Wine? A luxury scented candle makes a great gift!  Here are some of our favorite styles and brands:You can more

Posted Thursday 2/4/2016

by Sonal J. Shah 

Unique Chairs to Consider...

The type of wedding chairs you choose add a different touch and lots of beauty to your ceremony or reception.  There are many different styles of chairs that our brides have started using. Here are some of our favorites:                                                                   more

Posted Wednesday 2/3/2016

by Sonal J. Shah 


Are you looking for ideas on how to use wine and champagne bottles on your wedding day?  Here are some clever and unique ways to customize these bottles which we love:Instead of using a book for guests to sign, try using empty wine bottles.  These are a great personalized wedding more

Posted Monday 2/1/2016

by Sonal J. Shah 

SJS Real Weddings: Sarayu & Manthan

It was quite the wedding extravaganza this weekend at the Villa Del Palmar Resort in Cancun, Mexico for our lovely couple, Sarayu and Manthan.  The events started onThursday evening with the Sangeet/Garba night where everything was Indian chic and festive. more

Posted Wednesday 1/27/2016

by Sonal J. Shah 


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Expert Fashion Tips from Exclusively.In Weddings

Every bride wants to find her perfect wedding gown, but for an Indian bride her choices are endless. Luckily we’ve got an exclusive interview with Anu Duggal, co-founder of Exclusively.In Weddings, a sample sale site that curates the latest and hottest fashions and accessories for Indian brides. more

Posted Thursday 11/3/2011


An Indian Wedding in Bangalore

Indian bride Rakhi and her husband held their traditional Indian wedding in Bangalore, India, and we love their attention to detail! Guests received many goodies, including pink champagne in monogramed bottles, favors wrapped in modern red and silver trimmings, and an Indian bread called papard, more

Posted Monday 1/4/2010


A Combined-Culture Indian Wedding

Vijay and Julie’s wedding is a perfect example of how interfaith couples can combine their beliefs on their big day. To honor Vijay’s heritage, the couple wed under a traditional Indian mandap and gave out magnets from India with elephants painted on them, along with a brief story about the more

Posted Thursday 10/22/2009


Indian Wedding Tradition Guide

Indian wedding customs have a long history, so they’ll add rich meaning -- and fun memories -- to your wedding. These are some popular cultural wedding traditions you may want to include in your celebration. Lucky Day In India, the couple doesn’t choose their wedding date. Instead, a more

Posted Tuesday 9/29/2009

by Justine Lorelle Blanchard 

A Stylish Indian Wedding in Virginia

We love the way this Virginia couple blended eastern and western cultures for their April wedding. The groom arrived on horseback in traditional Indian attire, and the bride wore a red and gold sari. At the reception, the couple changed into a white dress and black tux for a night of dancing with more

Posted Friday 9/25/2009



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