Wedding Supplier Review: TONI AVILES HMUA

Every girl deserves to look perfect on her wedding day and I felt that I’m no exception of course. With our long list of shortlisted HMUA that can be found HERE, we felt that choosing Toni Aviles was the best decision we did! Below is our supplier detail review for our wedding HMUA — TONI AVILES

  • Supplier Rating: 5/5 
  • Mode of Communication: Email, FB Chat
  • Contact Person: Toni Aviles
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My complete bridal look before going to the church. Photo by Myio Okamoto

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Wedding Supplier Review: MADZ AND DZHEI Band

After sorting through our list of wedding band and strings, we have finally chosen who gets to play for both our ceremony and reception. This team is highly recommended by our OTD Coordinator and luckily, is the perfect tandem for our chosen Lights and Sounds Supplier. Below is our wedding supplier review for our Music/Strings — MADZ & DZHEI BAND

  • Supplier Rating: 4.75/5 
  • Mode of Communication: Email, FB Chat
  • Contact Person: Ms Madz Alcoy
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Madz & Dzhei performing during our wedding reception. Photo by My

UPDATE: You can check their sample video below. =)

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Wedding Supplier Review: IMBITADO EVENTS Coordinator and Host

Once we got engaged, we immediately scouted for the best yet affordable wedding coordinator in the Philippine Wedding Industry and we were lucky we were able to book them for our “hot date“. Below is our supplier review for our OTD wedding coordinator — IMBITADO EVENTS and the team leader as our reception host, AYIE CONTRERAS-TUATES

  • Supplier Rating: 4.75/5 (OTD Coordination) and 5/5 (Hosting)
  • Mode of Communication: Email, FB Chat (consultations), Skype (online meeting)
  • Contact Person: Ms Ayie Contreras-Tuates 
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Garry and Aiki with Imbitado Events, Vidlens Productions, Myio Okamoto Team and Rejectkrew

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Wedding Supplier Review: MEL ORLINA Couture

I have always dreamed of being a princess and wearing a very beautiful gown on my wedding day. But finding the best and yet affordable couturier that fits our budget who can make what I envision into reality is really tricky. Luckily, I found her. Below is our supplier review for my chosen bridal couture — MEL ORLINA

  • Supplier Rating: 4.50/5 
  • Mode of Communication: Email, Call (if necessary)
  • Contact Person: Ms Mel, Ms Michel (staff), Ms Kristine (staff)
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My dream wedding dress and that long train! Photo by Myio Okamoto.

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Wedding Supplier Review: GARY DACANAY Event Stylist

We were always fascinated with glamorous art installations, floral decors etc that we see on weddings that’s why we decided to push through in booking a separate Event Stylist for our wedding and that’s GARY DACANAY. Below is our supplier review for him and his team.

  • Supplier Rating: 3.25/5 (Event Styling) and 5/5 (Bridal Bouquet/Groom’s Boutonniere)
  • Mode of Communication: FB Chat, Email
  • Contact Person: Mr Gary Dacanay
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Our reception styling for our Spanish Vintage Glam themed wedding by Gary Dacanay. Official photo by Myio Okamoto

UPDATED WITH OUR OFFICIAL PHOTOS AS OF APRIL 2017

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Things to ask your Church

If you’re currently scouting for your dream wedding church and don’t know what to ask during your appointment, you can use this list as your guide to help you in your wedidng preps journey. The list is applicable for Catholic weddings since this is based from our own experience, though some information found below can also be useful for Christian weddings. But before you ask your church, be sure you have these information at hand.

  • prospective date of ceremony
  • prospective time of ceremony

During your meeting, these are the things that you should ask..
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