How to Find and Hire the Right Wedding Vendors Without Personal Recommendations

Planning a wedding is like piecing together a beautiful puzzle; finding the right vendors is one of the trickiest parts. When you don’t have personal recommendations to lean on, the process can feel overwhelming. But don’t worry—here’s how to make it work. Navigating the Vendor Jungle Some vendors, like photographers, coordinators, and DJs, can be […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

2024 Wedding Trends

Planning a wedding is an exciting journey, and an extremely personal one, but staying on top of the Wedding Trends for 2024 can make the process a bit easier by serving as inspiration for your special day. As we step into the new season, the wedding industry is buzzing with fresh ideas and concepts that […]

ThistleBEA Florals and Decor Division

It is finally here! After spending months dreaming, planning and working to get things done, we couldn’t be happier to announce that the Florals and Decor division of ThistleBEA is officially up and running. Blossoming Dreams and Elegant Decor Our journey began with our trusted Instax camera, many string lights, and featuring the heartwarming touch […]

Cake Alternatives for Your Wedding

When it comes to planning the perfect wedding, there’s one sweet thing that has stood the test of time: the traditional wedding cake. However, not everyone is a cake lover, so why not consider some delightful alternatives to the classic wedding cake? We promise, your guests won’t miss the towering tiers of fondant, and you’ll […]