Wedding inspiration

Big hair, petit body and a huge voice - We are bringing Diva back!

Imagine a filled 1920's jazz club... Mahagoni furniture with velvet cushions and brass details. Champagne towers are filled in the sparkling light of the women's jewellery and huge chandeliers. Couples are dancing everywhere and a smooth jazz rhythm controls the mood of the room, accompanied by an amazingly alluring vocal!  

Now this is vintage!  

Many couples dream about the perfect vintage wedding, and while the location can be quite easy to find and decorate, the music can be more difficult. Yes bands playing jazz, blues, soul ect. are easy to find, but the authentic diva-artist is a rare species! 

But we have found her. Gorgeous as few and with a voice like no one else, Joanita is the talk of the town!

Joanita was born in 1982 and has roots in Uganda and a Christian background. She specializes in Gospel and Soul, but her versitility is astounding. In person she is sweet and humble, but when she enters the stage, she tranforms into a pleasingly perfect vintage diva! 

She truly shines through and would make any vintage wedding a straight home run! 

So lean back and enjoy the pictures below. Also visit her website for a video of her performans, but bare in mind, that you will be blown away 😘 

Have a nice one 🙏🏻 

XoXo

 

 

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Lollipops - The new Hour D'oeuvres

In February 2016 at the Gulfood fair in Dubai, an absolutely delicious new food trend was presented for the first time. At trend so new that it still is unnamed!! For the time being let's call it the lollipop hour d'oeuvres. Aesthetically pleasing with flavours that just spoiles your taste buds while being easy finger foods, this is truly the perfect all in one wedding reception option! 

At a first glance they look like small sweet popsicles. With the expectancy of a hard and cold surface and a sweet taste, I was truly over thrown when met whit an all smooth and melting texture. The cheese and salmon one I tried first was like nothing I have ever tasted.

While knowing exactly what salmon and cheese are supposed to taste and feel like, this experience cought me of guarde! Both tastes were recognizable but they seemed way more intense because of the new way they were represented - and I was sold. The foie gras to come just made me an addict! 

I had the privilege to taste five amazing and very different flavours, each unique in their on way. All  products are made with the best ingrediences, and with a huge respect to the art of cooking! Unfortunatly I can not provide a taste sample, but let me try and fulfill your longing by pictures and discriptions!

If you want a taste the only Danish provider I have found is  http://www.cantinamaria.dk. Frank will be delighted to help you. 

Enjoy your meal and your weekend 😘

 Xo xo The Wedding Company 

Lollipop with Manchego Cheese and Salmon. The Manchego is a D.O.P and fresh. The Salmon is a Norwegian first class Salmon.  

Lollipop with Manchego Cheese and Salmon. The Manchego is a D.O.P and fresh. The Salmon is a Norwegian first class Salmon.  

Lollipop with foie gras and figs all home made 😋

Lollipop with foie gras and figs all home made 😋

This is called a priruletas with Manchego Cheese and blue berry.  

This is called a priruletas with Manchego Cheese and blue berry.  

Lollipop with very Dark chocolate and foie gras! Amazing 👌🏻 

Lollipop with very Dark chocolate and foie gras! Amazing 👌🏻 

Gin and tonic Lollipop with fresh lemon🍋 

Gin and tonic Lollipop with fresh lemon🍋 

Tattooed Bridal Perfection

Long sleaves and a high neckline - this is what many tattooed brides are looking for. Normally proud of their beautiful art work, as brides they want to hide it, before walking down the aisle. Here strong willed and stylish women tend to bow for the common consensus idea of how a bride looks. And a bride does not have visible tattoos!!!! 

WRONG!!! 

We are here to end this narrow minded idea of the bridal look, and give you some inspiration on, how you can bring together your tattoos and your inner bride.

Tattoos can be both romantic, feminine and very bridal like. If styled in the right way, your tattoos can be the foundation of you whole bridal look instead of the liability you would like to hide.

1) First of all find a dress that compliments your tattoos. They are there, so they need to be incorporated into the look. Does this mean that you are more bound than a non tattooed bride? Both yes and no. As to the style of the dress you are not, but some dresses might look strange or incomplete on you if only half a tattoo is showing.

One way to solve this problem is by laces. By wearing a laced dress you can both show off and cover your amazing body art work.  

Instead of hiding the tattoos, the white colour of the dress and the see-through laces are highlighting the coloured details of this brides beautiful tattoos. 

Instead of hiding the tattoos, the white colour of the dress and the see-through laces are highlighting the coloured details of this brides beautiful tattoos. 

The modesty of the loose hair and of the beautiful laces makes an edgy bride, when paired with this full back and arms tattoo 🙌🏻 

The modesty of the loose hair and of the beautiful laces makes an edgy bride, when paired with this full back and arms tattoo 🙌🏻 

Another excellent wedding dress solution is the bare dress. By this I mean a dress that is strategically bare, in order to probably show off the tattoos. 

This one shouldered beauty gives free played to this gorgeous bride tattoos. No point in hiding anything!  

This one shouldered beauty gives free played to this gorgeous bride tattoos. No point in hiding anything!  

I simply love this photo! A classic and elegant wedding dress parred with a romantic black and white flower tattoo, and the topping it with some hot red lips 😘👏🏻 This tattoed is wored as a jewel! 

I simply love this photo! A classic and elegant wedding dress parred with a romantic black and white flower tattoo, and the topping it with some hot red lips 😘👏🏻 This tattoed is wored as a jewel! 

2) Our second good advice is to coordinator your accessories with your tattoo. Whether it is the colors or the style of tattoo, accessories is a good way to connect the bridal look with the tattoo. You will find that a lot of jewelry often is a bad idea!  

The flower crown is always a huge hit, especially with the tattooed brides. Look how this bride has colour coordinated her flower crown with her tattoo, putting her hole bridal look to a hole new level! No visible jewels as the crown and the tattoo are more than enough to create a stylish and unique bridal look 😍🌹 

The flower crown is always a huge hit, especially with the tattooed brides. Look how this bride has colour coordinated her flower crown with her tattoo, putting her hole bridal look to a hole new level! No visible jewels as the crown and the tattoo are more than enough to create a stylish and unique bridal look 😍🌹 

This lovely vintage looking bride, matching her wide variety of tattoos with a 20's inspired wedding dress is just to die for! Not wearing any jewellery is a wise chooise! The vast detail work of the dress and the many tattoos are a perfect balance. Just enough and not too much! 

This lovely vintage looking bride, matching her wide variety of tattoos with a 20's inspired wedding dress is just to die for! Not wearing any jewellery is a wise chooise! The vast detail work of the dress and the many tattoos are a perfect balance. Just enough and not too much! 

This is a different approach to the vintage bridal look! Leaving the modesty to the remaining brides and going all in the the Rock'N'Roll bride, matching the brightly coloured tattoos, the dark hair and the dark red lips with the very lady like, divaish and vintage jewellery! I love this, though it is not for everybody 😍🌹 

This is a different approach to the vintage bridal look! Leaving the modesty to the remaining brides and going all in the the Rock'N'Roll bride, matching the brightly coloured tattoos, the dark hair and the dark red lips with the very lady like, divaish and vintage jewellery! I love this, though it is not for everybody 😍🌹 

Matching her brides maids and her lips with her tattoos - That is just brilliant 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 

Matching her brides maids and her lips with her tattoos - That is just brilliant 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 

3) The third and final tip has to do with contrasts. The pureness of the white dress and the rawness of the tattoos is an example of how opposites can compliment each other perfect. If you play with the given contrasts you will see, that instead of creating a messy and devided look, they will bring out the best of the two worlds and combined them in one amazing bridal look! 

She almost looks like a fairy princess ❤️ All natural and white - and tattooed  🙏🏻

She almost looks like a fairy princess ❤️ All natural and white - and tattooed  🙏🏻

In the end the essence is that it can be more difficult to create the perfect bridal look, when you are tattooed, but if you remember to use and show of your art work, then you are already one step ahead of the untattooed brides when it comes to the unique and personal bridal style!   

I have gathered a little portfolio beneath illustrating how amazingly beautiful tattoos can be at weddings 😍 

This beauty is also rocking the fairy princess style with white laces and a flower crown 👼🏼 

This beauty is also rocking the fairy princess style with white laces and a flower crown 👼🏼 

This is love ❤️ 

This is love ❤️ 

North and south inspired wedding dress

North and south inspired wedding dress

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Remember to rock your own wedding no matter what!!! 👊🏻 

Remember to rock your own wedding no matter what!!! 👊🏻 

10 perfect bridal manicures

Such a small thing, with such a huge impact! Eventhough it might seems unimportant, nails are not to be overlooked. They bring your hole look together, and are almost always noticed. Beautiful and healthy nails sends out a signal of surplus energy and personal control. 

This is true for women in general, and for brides in particular. Think about it - can you think of any other day, than you wedding day, where your hands will be the center of attention, be admired and be photographed more than this day? 

A pretty ring needs a pretty finger, and a pretty finger needs a pretty nail! Therefore we have gathered some of the most beautiful manicure styles below. We got something for everybody 😍

Be inspired and enjoy 💅🏻

The French  

The French  

The faded french  

The faded french  

Shiny, light and pink  

Shiny, light and pink  

Dull nude  

Dull nude  

With a little bit of purple and brown  

With a little bit of purple and brown  

The palette  

The palette  

The color palette  

The color palette  

Classic with a touch  

Classic with a touch  

Light blue with a golden french touch  

Light blue with a golden french touch  

Color blocking with golden details 

Color blocking with golden details 

20 budget friendly wedding guest outfits

When you receive an invitation for a wedding, one of the questions that pops up is always "WHAT TO WEAR?".

It is easy to find the perfect outfit, but when it comes to the perfect affordable outfit the task is a lot more difficult. Weddings are expensive - not only for the couple to be married, but also for the guests. So finding the perfect dress at the perfect price is the dream goal! 

But not to worry, we did the job for you! We have searched the Internet, and have gathered 20 amazing and wedding appropiate outfits. 

Enjoy it, and remember that a smile is the best wedding accessorie 😍

NB: All prices are in Dkk, and all prices are under 1000Dkk, 113 £ and 134 €. 

Pink dress from asos 335 Dkk

Pink dress from asos 335 Dkk

Blue maxi Chiffon dress from HM 499 Dkk

Blue maxi Chiffon dress from HM 499 Dkk

Army Dress from Zalando 649 Dkk

Army Dress from Zalando 649 Dkk

Green Jumpsuit from Zara 649 Dkk

Green Jumpsuit from Zara 649 Dkk

Flower print from Asos / Skirt 573,27 Dkk and Top 300 Dkk

Flower print from Asos / Skirt 573,27 Dkk and Top 300 Dkk

Red Dress from Asos 573,27 Dkk

Red Dress from Asos 573,27 Dkk

Shiny Dress from Zara 449 Dkk

Shiny Dress from Zara 449 Dkk

Navy Dress from Zalando 399 Dkk

Navy Dress from Zalando 399 Dkk

Pink Jumpsuit from Asos 335,14 Dkk

Pink Jumpsuit from Asos 335,14 Dkk

Nude silk from And Other Stories 575 Dkk

Nude silk from And Other Stories 575 Dkk

Blue Chiffon dress from HM 499 Dkk

Blue Chiffon dress from HM 499 Dkk

Multi colored Dress from HM 299 Dkk

Multi colored Dress from HM 299 Dkk

Green Lace dress from Asos 511,54 Dkk

Green Lace dress from Asos 511,54 Dkk

Red dress from Zara 449 Dkk

Red dress from Zara 449 Dkk

Navy Maxi Dress from Asos 573,27 Dkk

Navy Maxi Dress from Asos 573,27 Dkk

One Shoulder Dress from HM 299 Dkk

One Shoulder Dress from HM 299 Dkk

Nude Maxi Dress from Zalando 849 Dkk

Nude Maxi Dress from Zalando 849 Dkk

Navy jumpsuit from Asos 399 Dkk

Navy jumpsuit from Asos 399 Dkk

Red Dress from And Other Stories 450 Dkk

Red Dress from And Other Stories 450 Dkk

Gray Lace Dress From Zara 449 Dkk

Gray Lace Dress From Zara 449 Dkk

The unique and personal table setting

 

Details are so important if you would like your wedding to stand out. There are so many aspects one can consumplate in the search of the perfect personal wedding. One of these is the table setting!  

Most wedding venues provide a beautiful table setting, but it is still only classic and neutral. However it does not take much to turn this classic and a bit boring table setting into a personal wow factor at your wedding. It may seam as an unimportant expense, but it is truly worth the money! Trust me - your guest will notice and delight!

You can go all in and get new glasses, cutlery, plates, ect., or you could simply exchange one of the wine glasses with a colored glass, creating a hole new table setting look. This is also a cool and easy way to back up a wedding theme and make your special day thorough!

All the pictures below comes from A Table Story, which is one of our amazing vendors. We simply love their style! They have inspiration and great table setting ideas for everyone, and best of all - it is not expensive!

So just let your creative wedding ideas loose and be inspired!

Have a nice weekend and enjoy 💙

 

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Serenity Cupcakes

One of the things I love most about Copenhagen is it's authentic feeling. Narrow cobblestone streets surrounded by old buildings with beautiful details. This is truly a time warp creating the unique atmosphere that is Copenhagen. In one of these streets close to The Kings Garden and Rosenborg Castle we found a shop that reeks the essence of the Copenhagen feeling.

The interior design is kept in a douch coler scheme, with chandeliers, soft pillows and rustic furnishing, providing the cozy feeling that is "hygge". As the outline is soft and sweet, so is the product of this shop - delicious and cute cupcakes of all sorts of colors and flavours are presented behind the counter. There is a cupcake for every persons. Neetly decorated with a steady hand they just look so yummy!

Here are some of the flavours:

Banana Bumblebee
Apple Blossom
Carrot Karma
Bohemian Raspberry
Blueberry Rain
Chocolate O'dream
Rocky Mountain
Summer in Rio
Autumn in New York
Red Liquorice Devil
Ginger Infusion
....and many more

The name of this heavenly place is Serenity Cupcakes, and it was founded in 2011 by the present owner Mariam Mistry. Mariam bakes all the cupcakes herself. Starting early in the morning, so that the newly baked cupcakes are ready for sale in the afternoon. 

This respect for and striving after quality and a high end product, is was has given Mariam so much success. Every aspekt of her business is the best of the best, from the ingridiences used for the cupcakes to the Royal Copenhagen china the cupcakes are served on. The the is from the recognized the house Perch's and the coffee comes from Amokka. 

Her sense of style is also why we at The Wedding Company recommend her. As cupcakes for weddings are very trendy and highly short after, it was important for us to find the absolute best cupcake provider we could. The finish, quality and taste was extreamly important, but also the flexibility and professionalism of Mariam was noticed. She will without a doubt be able to make you the dream cupcakes for your wedding reception. Whether you would like a special flavour, a personalized sign on top of the cupcake or an entire cupcake tower, she will be able to help you reach your cupcake goal. 

Did I mention that she does also provide frosting classes for the bachelorette party? Well she does!

Stop by her shop and sug in the spirit of the Serenity universe and hopefully a great cupcake. And by all means tell her we said hi 😘

 

 

Mariam in the Serenity Cupcake shop  

Mariam in the Serenity Cupcake shop  

Custom made signs - What should it say on your sign? 

Custom made signs - What should it say on your sign? 

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Cosy and the essence of the danish "hygge". 

Cosy and the essence of the danish "hygge". 

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It is time for cake

Denmark is well know for its exquisit food culture. Everything from good ingredients and innovative methods of cooking to the way the food is presented have a high priority on the danish gastronomic scene. This does not only go for michelin restaurant, but also for the ordinary danish consumer preparing dinner at home for the family. Therefore it gows without saying that the standards of cooking is pushed to the limit to meet  the high expectation and standards of the consumers.

This high standard is also reflected in danish wedding cakes. We got some of the worlds best bakers and confectioners, making sure that the taste is innovative and exquisit! 

But the taste of a wedding cake is not the only important thing, and maybe not even the most important thing. The appearence of the cake is essential. For many couples the cake  has to represent the wedding - is there a theme or maybe a distinction that is unique for the marrying couple. Therefore the looks of the cake is important. 

Below We have gathered some delicious wedding cakes - both some of traditionel and some of more modern looks. 

Enjoy 😋 

 

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