Wedding Shower Cake

Surely in a wedding ceremony the bride is the main figure and all the faces turns towards her.
The invites guests look at her wedding gown, her make-up style and her movements, how she walk, how she talk and what she is doing. Everything of her becomes topic of the town. Between all the other items wedding shower cake is the centre figure and everybody keenly takes interest in it.

 

wedding shower cake
Usually this event is celebrated before the wedding day. The bride and her maid become very much happy and enjoy this occasion, because this is specially arrange in their honor. Naturally the night before the wedding becomes fantastic and graceful. Everybody remember it for a long time.

In a wedding shower cake celebration party all the friends and close relatives gather together to show their love and passions. The bride cut the cake and the well-wishers enjoy, eat, drink and dance. Thus the shower cake is very famous and popular among all.

The wedding cakes may be purchased from any confectionery store. They come in different size, shapes, colors, designs and flavors.

The most common wedding shower cakes are the carbon copy of the outstanding gown of the bride. The color, attractive designs, or the   embroidery on her gown are also copied on the wedding shower cake.

The size and the lair of the cake depend on the number of the guests you have invited. If they are less in number, you can order for a single-layered cake, but for a huge gathering you can order for a multi-layer cake. The topper of the cake may be ribbons, bows, flowers, bouquet of flowers.

At present the decoration theme is very necessary. In the same way theme for wedding shower cake is essential. This theme may be beach-theme. Don’t worry about the decoration of the cake; it may be decorated with editable butterflies, flowers as tulips and daisies. It may be decorated with editable pearls, sugar berries.
For cake toppers you may select crystal toppers, music toppers and religious toppers, if you like. The flavor of the cake may be according to choice of bride that is Vanilla, strawberry, chocolate, coconut and butter-cream or what so ever she likes.

Unique ideas
1-    You can decorate the cake with your own ideas. For example, the design of the gown may be the shape but you can bring a change in the colors, which may be white,   violet, black and white.
2-     If the bride is religious-mind you may order for the church shape cake. Then a crystal topper likes Cross, Love verse on bible and Ceramic Cross may be used.
3-     If you are choosing for a towel cake, you can order for small colored cup cakes with different flavors which may be the taste of your guests.
4-     All of us know that butterfly represents eternal beauty, so why not butterfly? Order for a butterfly-shaped colored shower cake, that may be decorated with iced fondant
and edible small colorful butterflies.

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Blessing Stones For A Beach Wedding Ceremony

It is an easy way to gather all the family members & friends in a simple and valuable occasion. It makes the ceremony meaningful.

Warm wishes for a new couple

One generation back the guests throw grains or rice for the newly wed couple. The importance for this tradition was to show the fertility or successfulness of the bride & groom. Therefore guests pray for the good health and well wishes for the couple’s future. There are other ways to show your well wishing, in place of throwing rice people shower birdseed, bubbles, flower petals or confetti.

Blessing Stones For A Beach Wedding Ceremony

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Beach wedding blessing stones give the same meaning for the newly wed couple, to show their well wishes with warm sentiments.

Tossing blessing stones

Tossing stones Is nothing, but to throwing the stones into the water for blessing. It is just like showering rice. Every guest tosses a stone in water, for well wishing of the new couple. It should be decided before that the blessing will be silent or spoken aloud. The blessing also depends upon the size of the wedding. If the wedding is small, everyone likes to choose spoken blessings, while the silent blessings may be arranged for extra large wedding.

Here raises a question that from where blessing stones could be collected, we guide you on this place.

a) During the wedding reception, make a request to your guests to pick a stone from the shore & throw it in water. It will be better to inform your guest in advance that they have to collect stone themselves.

b) There is an option that your collect stones wash them keep them in plastic dish and then place them near the shore with a space, where the ceremony will take place. Guest could make a line then throw them with blessing in water.

c) You may place a stone with blessing for every individual.

d) Distribute every individual a stone and then request him to toss it in water.

e) Bride & groom can select a special stone for themselves and may recite any impressive blessing for their guests and the family members who passed away.

f) Stones may be filled into the glass bowl or vase, and kept as centerpiece on table.

g) Nowadays blessing are available in market and are coming in various colors. If you will put them in glass vase, it will give a pretty look.

Sentimental value

It is not necessary to throw the blessing stones into the water, as an alternate attach a card with every stone and let the guests to write their blessing on the card, and then place them on the table. For writing purpose use a paper cut out.

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Wedding Showers

Wedding ShowersWhen a new couple is going to start a new chapter of life it should be full of enjoyments and entertainments. To make the celebration eternal and everlasting, couple makes some activities before wedding which are very much surprising. Everybody knew that these parties have a purpose. For brides these parties are an occasion for getting together with her friends and family members to play funny games and to enjoy with delicious food and drink. Actually these parties are called shower, where you shower the bride and groom with gifts and well wishes.

Who host the shower?

There is not anyone bound for the shower party in particular, families from both the sides take part in it and arrange it together.

The party should be well planned and arranged in advance, so everybody likes to consult with the bride. Usually the couple wishes to arrange it in a vast garden or house and the best day they select is Sunday at brunch time with wine and delicious edibles.

When to have your party?

As we know every body is busy and has not so much time for the parties, so the couple tries to set it on holidays. Out of 10, 9 brides are employed, so it is compulsory to set the time and date after consulting her.  After all a weekend is most suitable time.

Who to invite?

The shower party should not be expensive, because it is arrange before 6 weeks of the wedding. So don’t give an extra load on your pocket. Invite your close friends and relatives up to 20 that will be enough to celebrate it enjoyably.

What’s your Theme?

Like every event there should be a theme for your shower party and wedding. You may use this theme from 1st day to last for invitations, decorations and refreshments.

For shower parties there are dozens of topics, but the most likeable is “kitchen” theme. As you know there is an innumerable piece of accessories that may be purchased for the kitchen.

One good choice for a shower party is a wine tasting theme. This is best for any Saturday night   and surely the men enjoy this one and easily take part in it.

Food, favors and games

If you are feeling any complication, then remember your theme, if it is “wine tasting” then a finger buffet with crackers, nuts and other edible will be a proper choice with wine. Finger food like crackers, fresh fruit, cream puffs, bacon, egg and salads will be better for a garden shower party.

Favors

Some people are not in favor of shower parties, depends upon the tradition and the locality, so they like the idea of scented candle, which is not expensive.

Games

The games set in the shower parties has only a single reason that they want to gather on one place. Actually every guest get introduction with the others. Everyone may be invited in the shower games. Shower party games can include bridal shower bingo as this is a big hit. Small and interesting questions about the bride and groom may be asked. To make the party more interesting, a wedding dress with toilet paper may be made.

Summary

Showers parties are nothing, but fun and frolic.  An enjoyment that need a lot of planning and organization in advance, but they have a worth. The bride and groom receive practical gifts for their home.

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