Wedding Picnics - a walk in the park
For many, the word ‘wedding’ connotes love, romance, tradition, ceremony and good food. The custom is to have a ceremony in a church or chapel, move to a reception hall, have dinner, say a few speeches and attend to all of the necessary formalities. However, weddings have begun to evolve as people experiment with new and interesting ways in which to entertain their guests while declaring their undying love for one another.
The latest trend, for example, suits a bride who wants her wedding to be laid back and relaxed, moving away from the traditional grandeur and encompassing something more simple yet beautiful. It can also, however, be turned into the grand gesture that some ‘princesses’ dream of from the moment they are old enough to utter the words ‘I do’. This trend is to have a wedding picnic; no formal sit down dinner, but with as much (or as little) glitz and glamour as the bride requires. Whilst the originality and beauty of a picnic wedding are certainly key draw cards to the idea, it also simplifies