DIY Umm Ali Ice Cream – Adding A Touch Of Regional Charm Into Your Special Occasion


DIY Umm Ali Ice Cream Expats getting married in the Middle East often wish to have some part of the celebration reflecting their new adopted home but are unsure about how to achieve it. Following a request from Bride Club ME’s Rio for such a touch for her own reception, I suggested a twist on […]

DIY “Great Gatsby Inspired” Headband | By Simone Heng


DIY “Great Gatsby” Inspired Headband  Ever since Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ movie came out, it has been influencing fashion and weddings. Recently Bride Club ME published our very first organised styled photo-shoot, the theme being ‘Great Gatsby’.   Our DIY contributor Simone Heng has followed suit and provided the following ‘DIY Gatsby headband’ tutorial. It […]

DIY “You May Now Kiss the Bride” Wedding Favors | By Simone Heng

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DIY “You May Now Kiss the Bride” Wedding Favors This scrub is not only economical to make, it’s also a great way to give something useful and personal for guests to take away, as the labels reflect any information you like, even the story of your first kiss. So get rid of those sugared almonds […]

DIY Lavender and Oatmeal Mask/Scrub | By Simone Heng


A lot of my engaged female friends tell me they have been opting for spa hen night’s recently. For brides on a budget this can get pricey, so I thought of making a wonderful relaxing (all brides-to-be need something calming) and nourishing scrub/mask which takes next to no time to make and can double up […]

DIY Tear Drop Headpiece | By Simone Heng


DIY Tear Drop Headpiece If you’re a petite woman like me, the thought of wearing a full veil or headdress on your wedding day may seem overwhelming. Indeed it can also photograph badly on a petite woman and you don’t want your wedding photos forever filled with a veil that overshadows you.   THE DIY […]

Single Flower Bouquets


If you are budget conscious bride, or prefer a more simplistic approach, opting for a single flower bouquet for your wedding may be the perfect choice. Not only can you, the blushing bride carry a single flower bouquet but your bridal party can too. To add a little detail to this simple option, tie a […]

DIY Bird cage veil – By Simone Heng


DIY Bird cage veil – By Simone Heng For months I have been salivating over Jennifer Lawrence’s veil, in those Miss Dior campaign pictures. This veil retails for AED 1,500 and is so easy to make! I love how Laetitia Casta wore a similar one with red lips. So I set about making one of […]

DIY: Shabby Chic Pom Pom Pin


DIY: Shabby Chic Pom Pom Pin – By Simone Heng I love this DIY because brides can use it for so many things and it can even be an entire motif at a vintage-style wedding. Imagine bouquets of these in different shades of blush pink with odd vintage buttons at the centre. You can use […]