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If you’re engaged, you know that the #1 response you’ll get after posting your ring pics is “so when is the wedding?! I can’t wait!” Sometimes, this comment comes from people that you may have never considered inviting to your wedding, which can be awkward and a little overwhelming. So, how do you even start […]

Wedding Planning Tips

January 11, 2023

How Many People Should I Invite To My Wedding? (in Hawaii!)

It can be overwhelming to find the perfect gift for family and friends during the holiday season. Often-times we wonder “what can I get them that they will actually love (and use!)” Shopping for engaged couples can be even more challenging… Finding something that is special and will be cherished by the both of them […]

Shop Local

November 23, 2022

Gift Ideas for Engaged Couples: Black Friday Edition

The terms ‘Wedding Planner’ and ‘Wedding Coordinator’ can seem interchangeable, when in reality they are very different from one another. Confused? Let’s go over 3 different personality styles and decide which best fits your needs as a bride (or groom)!

Wedding Planning Tips

November 2, 2022

Wedding Planner vs. Coordinator: Which Do You Need Based on Your Personality?

One of the best reasons to get married on Oahu, Hawaii, is that you’re not only tying the knot, but you’re also getting a vacation with your friends and family! We see tons of summer weddings from May-August, and summer is such an amazing time to visit the island! The weather is calm, the pace […]

Oahu, Hawaii

August 3, 2022

Oahu Summer Thrive Guide

We may be biased, but we truly believe that there is no better place for an outdoor wedding than the island of ‘Oahu. From picturesque beaches with bright blue oceans, jaw-dropping mountains, and sacred sites that hold ancient Hawaiian history, the options for venues are endless. If you’re an adventurous couple or just love the […]

Wedding Planning Tips

July 5, 2022

Planning Your Outdoor Wedding On Oahu, Hawaii

It’s no doubt that weddings have a big reputation for being very wasteful. Whether you have 200 guests or just an intimate gathering of 10 people, waste is inevitable. While your wedding should still be your dream day with everything you imagined it to have, there are some easy swaps that will help the planet, […]

Wedding Checklists

April 22, 2022

How To Have a More Eco-Friendly Wedding in Hawai’i

If you’re a bride who dots all of her i’s and crosses all of her t’s, then chances are you’ve completely nailed your wedding planner so far. You’ve gotten numerous quotes, read testimonials, and reviewed countless invoices. You even made sure every vendor understood your vision and saw all of your mood boards! Kudos to […]

Wedding Planning Tips

April 5, 2022

Why You Need To Hire A Wedding Coordinator

6 Big Reasons Why You Should Shop Small Every Day Have you ever stopped to imagine what Hawai’i would be like if local shops & businesses were no more? Coffee shops, hair and nail salons, corner stores, spas, boutique clothing stores, consignment shops, restaurants, craft stores, bars, fruit markets, shoe/bike/tire repair shops, laundromats, art supply […]

Shop Local, Wedding Checklists

December 23, 2021

Shop Small Hawai’i!

Now we may be a little bias when we say how excited we are to showcase a brand new wedding venue here in Hale’iwa, O’ahu. Since we are a Northshore based company and all, but we’re confident you’re going to fall in love with this dreamy tropical feel environment the same way we did! We […]

Venues

December 10, 2021

New HALE’IWA Wedding Venue: The Point at Pu’uiki!

We vow to always do our very best to support local! Many of our ‘Ohana Couples have found that the added touches of local vendors really extend the ALOHA spirit in an authentic way on their BIG Day! The power of supporting local not only serves the local communities within Hawai’i but perpetuates the power […]

Wedding Checklists

November 15, 2021

Lovely, LOCAL, Wedding Favors!