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Inspiration, Events, News and General Pop Up Musings

7 Pop Up Wedding themes for 2021

You have seen our 2021 micro wedding celebration services of greatness, HOORAY, now feast your eyes on our 7 unique Pop Up Wedding themes for 2021! These are for all of our 2hr Pop Up weddings, most of our 4hr brunch or dinner weddings and are the looks and feels you get to choose from when booking our supplier friendly...
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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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Leo & Monique’s small Planetarium wedding

I’m not lying when I say, hosting an intimate wedding at the Planetarium has been on my wedding planning bucket list for years! On the 7 November 2020 Leo and Monique made this starry night dream Pop Up Wedding a reality. I had goosebumps as Monique, in her perfect black wedding dress, walked into the Planetarium dome to Elvis’s hauntingly...
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Does Pop Up SA support LGBTQIA weddings?

To be honest the fact we have to write this blog irritates me. Nobody has to explicitly state they work with straight couples, soooo why we are still in a space as a society and industry that we have to say we are fully inclusive is beyond me! That rant over, I would officially like to shout it from the...
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New Pop Up Services 2021

True heart centred business is about meeting people where they are and not where you want them to be. This is one of the lessons we shared in our 2nd Birthday Blog and pretty much the reason we have re imagined our 2021 Pop Up Wedding packages and services. We have heard you and are listening not only to the...
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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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Pop Up Wedding SA 2021 supplier call

Over the last two years Pop Up Wedding SA has led the way in small and micro celebrations. Before it had to be done different, we were doing it because we wanted it to be done different! We are very proud that our company puts as much time, love and focus on our suppliers as we do our couples. This...
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70’s disco glam styled Pop Up

From the tidal wave of disco balls, our glitzy foil back drop, the sweetest cascading disco ball bouquet and overflowing champagne towers... THIS is what we call 70's Disco glam. Bursting with fun the Pop Up team set out to capture the true free spirit of the quintessential 70’s flower child balanced against our clean modern take on the glitzy...
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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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