How to Include and Entertain Kids at Your Wedding

Keeping on with the Mother’s Day vibe, we would like to bring on a controversial, yet necessary, topic of conversation. Does every wedding need to be a “no kids allowed wedding” or could we, as an industry, encourage our couples to have such important members of every family present at their celebration and help them make the day a bit more accommodating to tiny humans? We at ThistleBEA are ready to assist you with whatever we can to make your special day as fun as possible, including for parents and their young children. Weddings are joyous celebrations, and including kids can add an extra layer of fun to your big day. Making children feel part of the celebration ensures they...
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Wedding Day Emergency Kit: What Every Bride Should Pack

Your wedding day is one of the most special moments of your life, filled with love, joy, and unforgettable memories. While you've meticulously planned every detail, unexpected mishaps can still happen. That's where the trusty wedding day emergency kit (and your coordinator) comes in, packed with essentials to tackle any last-minute hiccups. Here we will delve into what, in our experience, every bride should pack to ensure everything runs as smoothly as possible on their special day. The Essentials: Beauty Must Haves Yes, your makeup artist will provide what you need for your wedding day, but it never hurts to keep some of your favourite essentials at hand just in case, like lipstick, powder, and blotting papers for touch-ups throughout...
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Wedding Planning Timeline: What to Do When

So, you’ve said yes to the love of your life and now it's time to embark on the journey of wedding planning. Cue the confetti and the occasional stress-induced sigh – because let’s be real, planning a wedding is both exhilarating and overwhelming. But fear not, lovebirds! We've got your back and with the right timeline and a pinch of organization, you can glide through the process and make it as stress-free as possible. First and Foremost Before you dive into the delightful chaos of wedding planning, there are a few key steps to tackle. First things first, set a budget. Even the most enchanting fairy tale weddings have a price tag, so it's essential to establish your financial boundaries...
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Floral Design Trends for 2024 with ThistleBEA

Welcome to the blooming world of 2024, where arrangements are more than just a splash of colour. Let's dive into the exciting Floral Design Trends that are set to captivate hearts and spaces throughout the year. Sustainable Chic Sustainability isn't just a trend; it's a commitment to responsible practices that resonate with both the environment and the consumer. This approach embraces locally sourced blooms, eco-friendly packaging, seasonal sensibility, waste reduction initiatives, and community engagement. ThistleBEA understands the importance of supporting local communities and reducing the carbon footprint associated with flower transportation. This not only promotes biodiversity but also ensures the freshest and most vibrant flowers in every arrangement. In addition to it, seasonal sensibility guarantees that each bouquet tells a...
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How to Include a Tea Ceremony in Your Wedding

A wedding day is a celebration of love, tradition, and the coming together of two families. While modern weddings often embrace unique and personal touches, incorporating cultural ceremonies can add depth and meaning to your special day. One such elegant and symbolic addition is the tea ceremony. Originating in Asian cultures, the tea ceremony is a beautiful ritual that can be seamlessly woven into the fabric of your wedding festivities. In this guide, we'll explore how to include a tea ceremony in your wedding to serve as a bridge between tradition and the modern celebration of love, creating a meaningful and unforgettable aspect for your wedding day. While we do have a lot of experience with tea ceremonies, and made...
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ThistleBEA Your Wedding x Your Wedding Bestie

Wedding Day Content Creation with Becky, Your Wedding Bestie! Hey there, soon-to-be newlyweds and celebration enthusiasts! Hold onto your bouquets because ThistleBEA just kicked it up a notch with a sensational new addition to our wedding coordination services. Drumroll, please! 🥁 Allow us to introduce our dazzling collaboration with none other than Becky from Your Wedding Bestie, bringing you the ultimate extravaganza: Wedding Day Content Creation (WDCC)! Picture this: your special day, radiating with love and laughter, and all the candid moments captured by the fabulous Becky! What’s in store, you ask? Let’s spill the sparkly details! The Marvelous Package 🎥 8 Hours of Enchantment: Becky will be there, cameras at the ready, to immortalize every heartwarming moment of your...
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ThistleBEA’s planners share their weddings, their tips, and ideas on how to keep your wedding affrodable