Getting married tops the charts in tension. Sitting in the list of the top ten most stressful life events, marriage even beats out losing your job to place 7th overall. It sounds a bit counterintuitive to describe the happiest day of your life in these terms, but even if the day is perfect, financial and family strains can make the run up really difficult.
One of the ways to crack down on the feeling of an insurmountable task is to reduce the size of your wedding party. When we really get down to it, how many of the people we were thinking of inviting are really important to us? If you’ve just written your ex-dog-walker’s-cousin on your guest list, it’s maybe time to stop and revaluate.
The rise of the rustic wedding has embraced small wedding venues which offer a delicate approach to wedding planning. Spectacle and lavish spending have given way to quality moments, softness and proper relationships. There’s nothing more romantic than really connecting with the people around you. Our Bethells Beach accommodation matches with with the surrounding natural scenery is the perfect backdrop to your ceremony, making Flaxmere House the best rustic wedding venue in Auckland, NZ.
A rustic wedding is probably amongst the biggest bridal trends of the last few years, but what does it mean? Rustic weddings are about embracing nature, country and farming influences. A return to a simpler time, the textures of a rustic wedding are based on organic materials. Known for a casual, relaxed vibe, our rustic weddings can take place on the beach front or in our extensive grounds for that ultimate outdoor moment. Here are our tips on how to create a rustic feel:
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