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Wedding planning overwhelm, it’s a real thing.

I’m not sure about you, but when I feel overwhelmed and/or tired I feel an intense need to do more! Because at the time fighting exhaustion with an extra hours work, last push or just one more thing ticked off my list seems like a super productive idea. In reality that 1 extra hour of sleep would probably make me...
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3 Mistakes couples make when planning a wedding

No matter if you are planning for 100’s or your celebration is on a micro scale - these are the 3 most common (and easiest) mistakes to make as a couple planning a wedding. So often the seeds of wedding overwhelm, stress and fatigue are planted right in the beginning of your planning journey. Here are the 3 Mistakes couples...
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What to do if your wedding dress doesn’t fit?

Your wedding day or special celebration has been postponed, you finally have your head around the logistics, YAY, you go to fit your dress or special outfit and it does not fit? Now what? Shock, horror, spiral of inner guilt and shame… instant google search for fast-track wedding weight loss? Nope, we aren’t doing that anymore! Downward spirals were last...
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no fear approach to wedding planning in 2021

2020 was a year like no other (I have experienced). I have grieved the loss of things I loved and even those I did not like so much. Celebrated the clarity and new focus with all the energy my little optimistic heart could muster… so why after an entire year of readjusting to ‘new normal’ did my first week back...
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Pop Up Wedding’s 2nd Birthday

Real life birthdays aren’t really on the top of my ‘like to celebrate list’. Business birthdays however are right up there with wedding anniversaries, the first day of school and world bee day. To survive in business is no small feat. To thrive in business is bloody impressive. To find pure joy, meaning, make money AND create significant change in...
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Our space travel inspired business strategy.

As the reality that the wedding industry will probably be one of the last to reopen, really sinks in, we are channeling our inner scifi space geek (or were we just inspired by our Planetarium themed Pop Up?!) to explain how we plan to do things in the coming days/weeks/months before we are able to work, celebrate and love our...
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You may now elbow pump your bride – corona virus tips for couples

Depending on when your wedding is/was planned for will greatly change the level of warm fuzzy ‘oh this gives such great perspective to our day’ feels. You may have just had to cancel your day, have lost money or are exhausted from the constant barrel of messages being, asking you how you feel!? If this is happening you are probably...
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6 reasons why marriage is like recycling.

Pop up weddings are on a mission to become totally waste free weddings. We are super passionate about this and have great plans to start and enable new businesses that use the wedding industry waste, facilitating workshops, gifting our post wedding flowers, using locally grown blooms and and and… A few years into marriage and a couple of months into...
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Pop Up Wedding Team – Meet Juliet.

Hello, I’m Juliet. I am a chatty introvert; head-in-the-clouds romantic kind of girl and I am SO excited to be a part of something as unique and wonderful as Pop Up Wedding SA. I believe in destiny and if something is meant to be it happens with ease and no struggle at all. When Rebecca and I met we just...
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