Valentines Essentials for the Avid Wedding Planner
Hello, Happy Valentines Day! We’re sending a whole lotta’ love your way today and would just like to send a huge thank you to every reader that lands on our teeny-tiny space on the internet, it means so much to us that you take your time to read our pretty posts. Are you celebrating this occasion or is it something that you forgo? Do drop us a comment in the section below todays lovely feature. Hey, if you’re looking for some love stories, yesterdays real wedding is a total beauty, too!
For the ones that are celebrating Valentines this year, perhaps it be today or some other point over the next week, we’re selecting our top and totally gorgeous bridal buys; whether it be wedding-worthy makeup, planners and well, little bits n’ bobs that any Bride/Groom can find of use.
Image: Darin Collison Photography
Ooh, our favourite choccies always have to be from Hotel Chocolat and their tantalising and tasty Valentines gift hamper is well-and-truly spoiling us.
“Your place or theirs? Wherever you’re spending your evening-in this Valentine’s Day, bring the romance with our carefully curated collection of chocolate and bubbles. There are filled chocolate hearts to try together, uplifting truffles made with real Champagne, mellow milk chocolates, Raspberry Riot Slab, boutique Italian Prosecco Superiore DOCG – and even a Salted Caramel Biscuit.” Delish!!
Image: Hotel Chocolat
Pinklite Strobe Cream
If you read our ever-popular features, “The Beauty Bible” regularly then you will know that we absolutely rave about Mac Cosmetics Strobe Cream. This dainty tube of magic provides you with everything that you will ever need for a healthy glow. Seeking flawlessly applied make-up? Use this as a base before primer and it assures that your foundation will go on like an absolute dream.
Image: Ulta Beauty
I don’t even think I need a description for these little gifts, aren’t they just gorgeous?! In case you don’t know what they are, they go in Prosecco or Champagne to keep it fizzy for longer. I found these from Not on the High Street!
Image: Not on the High Street – Bubbly Bubbly
Say it with a pretty planner, a beautiful, elegant and practical wedding planner. Just because the best things come in small packages, right?. This planners cute, compact, and oh-so handbag-friendly, so that you can flash the planner whenever your moment of inspo takes you. This is your trusty go-to companion before, during and after your wedding day.
Image: Blush & Gold
We absolutely adore these cutsey personalised and pretty prints from The Drifting Bear Co. A perfect present for your hubbie, fiancé or family member as a special little treat, at a great price, too! I did hint to my love that I adored these but had no luck, perhaps you may have a little more?
Image: The Drifting Bear Co.
Roller Lash, Benefit Cosmetics
It’s a roller for lashes! For eyes that don’t need falsies, the iconic eye-opening Hook ‘n’ Roll brush is for amazing results every time – the brush grabs, separates, lifts and curls! Whilst the instant curve-setting formula holds for 12 hours (yes 12 hours!) it has never being simpler for dramatic, yet not clumpy lashes. The formula from Benefit Cosmetics contains provitamin B5 and serin, ingredients known for their lash-conditioning benefits.
Plus we couldn’t help but crush over that packaging, Bene’ babes!
Image: Benefit Cosmetics
Charlotte Mills Shoe Clips…
In need of something to sparkle up your dancing shoes? Or do you know of someone who can’t resist a bit of sparkle? We have THE perfect gift idea for you. Why not treat your love to the beautiful shoe clips from Charlotte Mills?
NARS, Orgasm Blush
Famed for the controversial names, and of course their AMAZING colours, “Orgasm” is the ultimate authority in blush; NARS offers the industry’s most iconic shades for cheeks.
A natural, yet healthy-looking color that immediately enlivens the complexion this shade is a must for your Valentines date, or in fact 365 days of the year. Yes, we have a lot of love for this product here at The Wedding Affair. The lightest of application of even the highest-intensity hues delivers a natural-looking flush.
Image: NARS Cosmetics
We do hope you have loved today’s post and all of these amazing wedding-wonderful products. Remember, we will be hosting a super special Valentines #weddinghour this evening, so join in the conversation over on Twitter from 9-10pm. I hope you all have the best day, whatever your plans may be. Xo