February 22, 2012
This is a wedding cake created by Black Swan Luxury (黑天鹅尊贵至美) which is a branch of mass bakery in China called Holiland (好利来).
The price tag of this cake? 1,999,999 RMB (approximately $315,000 USD)
To me, the cake isn’t that special, it is a 5 tiers wedding cake with one color, and it is surrounded by some white chocolate swans. It is tagged as the signature cake of the wedding cake bakery. Black Swan appears to have cracked China’s uber-spender market by appealing to buyers at state-owned enterprises, official gift-givers and the not insignificant number of people with crazy money to burn and a desire to flaunt their bonfires.
But why I am not surprised when I read the news? In nowadays China, people are struggling to find ways to spend their money, especially those who got rich in the last 20 years. And it appears that wedding cake is the next media that they will use to show off their money,
I look at the picture above, and look at the wedding cakes covered by my favourite wedding cake specialist in Vancouver, I feel so blessed that I have accesses to such nice wedding cakes in Vancouver without spending 100K on it.
December 16, 2011
Vancouver wedding ideas
Do you need something fun to occupy the kids or kiddy minds’ time? or it could be a great idea for giveaways.
You will need:
December 14, 2011
You probably don’t want to admit it but you love all wedding planning distractions, from make ups, gowns, venue, theme, florists, invitations, .
Want to be more a more productive and get your things done faster without pre-wedding anxiety? There are no secret tricks here… do one thing at a time. Stop multitasking—it’s just another form of distraction.
Here are his tips for staying productive:
- Work backwards from wedding day to wedding planning to small tasks. I know you have a big vision about your wedding and there are many things in your mind about your wedding. You should take a step back, not thinking about the wedding day. Think about all your tasks that you need to do, and break them down into smaller tasks.
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December 13, 2011
You need something unique for your wedding, forever?
what would be remain on your anniversaries after your wedding, and remain in your marriage? Something you can enjoy on your 50 anniversary?
Usually it is a ring for each of you.
and how can you make that more unique? we know that fingerprints are unique for each person.
Why don’t we put fingerprint and a wedding band together? DA DA DA, a fingerprint wedding band.
Andrew English thought of that too and I agree that it is a good idea.
Take a look:
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December 12, 2011
Another idea for improving your photo shots and making stunning impression in Vancouver? Circular Wedding Seating.
There are so many different garden wedding venues in Vancouver and BC, this shouldn’t be hard. You can either reserve a spot in a park, go to UBC, SFU. Or go to a chapel like the Minuro’s the Chapel.
Here are some pictures of similar setting, even without the bride and groom =), they are impressive enough. Imagine one with all your friends and loving relatives(!!) and yourself in the center of it!
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