The girls at IndianWeeddingIdeas are wedding obsessed – the outfits, the biryani, the dancing, the biryani (yes, twice)– we love it all! And having been part of the best Indian weddings, we know a thing or two about what really works for brides. Here we’ve collected our top Wedding Beauty Must Haves for your celebrations…

Make Your Terrace Event Out Of This World with These Terrace Decor Hacks Throwing an amazing party doesn’t always mean renting a space or booking a restaurant. If your guest list is fairly small and your home has a terrace, use that space to host an awesome get-together that’s thoda sa hatke using these 5…

Pre Wedding Shoot Themes Let’s get those wedding celebrations started with just you and your boo, before the madness truly takes over! And the perfect way to do it is a pre wedding shoot that captures both your personalities and styles. Happy Shappy is home to all of these incredible photographers, who can capture your moments…

Wow Your Wedding Guests We know your wedding will be spectacular – after all, you did book it right here on Happy Shappy! As long as you’re in a great mood, enjoying every minute of the celebrations and no one falls into the giant cake, there’s not much more you will need for your special…

Brides of India The Brides of India wear far more than the red lehengas that have come to be associated with them, courtesy Bollywood. There are gorgeous chadors from the North East, golden silks from the South, jewelry of every shade and fresh jasmine flowers that make these weddings gorgeously unique. We’re kicking off a new series…

Makeup Mistakes Indian Brides Make Your wedding day – and all eyes are on you! No pressure (!) but we definitely want you to put your best face forward and (let’s be honest) steal the show. So being your friendly, neighborhood Happy Shappy wedding planning portal, we checked in with the experts on the worst…

Launching a company is not very unlike having a baby. Wait, wait, avert your deathly sleep-deprived gaze, and slowly set down that pacifier you’re hurling my way – just hear me out. It begins as a twinkle in your eye one fine evening, and you start to crave an adventure, one like never before. That…

We want you to look like the best version of yourself on the big day – natural, glowing, and elegant. And picking the right makeup artist can make all the difference by relieving all of your beauty woes. But with so many artists to choose from, plus styles of makeup, types of application, and bridal packages…

Unique Destination Wedding Places Within India Udaipur and The Taj Mahal are lovely – but there’s much more India has to offer! Destination weddings are a mini vacation- the scenery is idyllic, and only the people who truly love the couple go the extra mile to attend! And you don’t need to book an international…

Jewelry Trends This Wedding Season Every delicious ice cream sundae deserves a chocolate frosted strawberry set right on top. Or even a succulent cherry. Or, ooh, how about some chocolate sprinkles. Wait, that’s not what this article is about. But in keeping with the road we’ve now taken: your gorgeous bridal outfit deserves jewelry that…

Bridal Wear Trends This Wedding Season Hear ye, hear ye! The wedding season is upon us! The next couple of months mean getting decked out in your trendiest fineries, dancing like your juttis are on fire, and eating till you graduate to elastic-waisted pants. And we are gleefully rubbing our hands, waiting in anticipation of…

Your favorite girl is tying the knot and likely feverishly planning her wedding. It’s the perfect time to give her a break, celebrate her upcoming nuptials, and shower her with all the love in the world. And no better way to convey your love than a beautifully blossoming flower themed bridal shower (other than maybe a…

How To Personalize Your Wedding Your wedding will likely be the biggest party, you’ll ever throw – the venue, the guest list, your outfits and that expansive buffet! And with all the options out there for décor and catering, there’s plenty of room to get every detail down just as you’ve always imagined. So when…

Save Money On Your Wedding Most of us spend a staggering third of our lifetime’s savings on weddings. All power to you if it’s a big fat Indian wedding that you want – but you don’t have to break the bank to throw one helluva party! Check out these genius ways to save money on…