Our Kids Party Themed Military Wedding!

What happens when you cross a kids party planner with a wedding planner?

Read on to find out what happened at our first ever Happier wedding party! Everything was planned and executed in-house end to end. It was a real challenge last October. I had to plan this in the midst of starting up my second business SchoolGuide.Asia, handling our halloween face painting peak season as well as hubby’s absence for his military exercises.
But it was a very gratifying one because everything was entirely DIY-ed. Made from scratch with love.
That once in a lifetime experience that we just wanna celebrate with our family and closest friends. 🙂

All these wouldn’t have been possible without my “enthu mama” bridesmaids, JS’s “gangho” groomsmen and our sporting family members and friends! We had so many highlights in our dinner programme that an entire song and dance segment from my dearest buddies from Music & Dance Society from junior college had to be cut out. But thanks so much guys!!
You all are simply the best!!

Here’s the start to our big kids party of the year! Party for big kids! :p Starting with waking up blurry face at 5am in the morning to be turned into a white princess. It’s nice to be on the other side of the chair for once. 🙂

Bridal makeup artist singapore-2

7am! All done with makeup and hair. Family shot!

Wedding family photo singapore

And the sisters shot!

Bridesmaid sisters photo singapore

8.30am! Cars are honking. Groomsmen arrive for gate crash games!

The Bridesmaid

The God Sister takes over audit of the ang baos. Occupational hazard working at PWC.

Wedding gatecrash ideas singapore

Challenge’s on! Guess how did the Groom’s first ever face painting turn out?

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas Face painting singapore

MEOWWW! Grumpy cats and crazy cats in da house!

Groomsmen face painting singapore

Time for a morning stretch with cat yoga! I lived with cats my whole life, now I’m married to one. 🙂

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas Cat Yoga

Ooof! Who said being a cat is easy?

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas Cat Yoga

Treasure hunt time! It must be fate.
Because it was none other than the groom who found my room keys in a tiny bottle of cat food.

Treasure hunt Wedding gatecrash ideas singapore

My sisters got pretty creative with the 10 promises!

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas 10 Promises Funny

Even my 3 year old cutie pie nephew found it funny!

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas 10 Promises Funny

“I promise to love you even if you get skinny, fat or old.” You say one ah, Dear!

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas 10 Promises Funny

He made it through the fat cat obstacle course! Like a true soldier!

Wedding Gate Crash Ideas Obstacle Course

Oh hello handsome.

Kiss the Bride

Kids, this is when you look away.

Kiss the Bride

This is what happens when we’re under Amanda’s mistletoe!

Best Wedding Photo Bomb by Bridesmaid

Hurray! New member added to the Bride’s family!

Bride's Family Photo Singapore

Sneaked a photo with our adorable Chindian Dutch nieces! Chinese + Indian = Chindian.

Wedding Couple Photo Singapore

My loving mother-in-law… …

Groom's Parents Photo Singapore

Completely blows my father-in-law off his feet!

Groom's Dad Photo Singapore

Hurray! New member added to the Groom’s family!

Groom's Family Photo Singapore

6pm! We’re all setup for the dinner banquet!
We searched the island for the best of both worlds – a casual garden setting yet weather proof at the same time.
And we found a gem!

Heart Balloon Arch Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

Guanxian and Moxi helped us set the mood as our guests streamed in. We love Moxi’s relaxing renditions of the popular and the evergreens.

Wedding band

Instead of the usual guestbook, we designed some advice cards!
We saved these in our love piggy bank. We’ll take one out to read and savour them in our free time.

Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

Scratch art ain’t just for kids! I scratched out our love story in rainbow colors. 🙂

Scratch art wedding reception ideas singapore

Shared the fun we had on our pre-wedding photo shoot around Singapore!

Photo album wedding reception ideas singapore

Designed our own photo booth standee too. I picked up some basic graphic design specially for our wedding.

Photo Booth Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

Wedding Photo Booth
Wedding Photo Booth

And searched the whole of Singapore just to gather all the mama shop style candies and crackers.
Bring back the good ole memories from everyone’s school days!

Vintage Candy Bar Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

Isn’t this the cutest ang bao you’ve ever seen? My business partner got it hand sewn after our SchoolGuide.Asia logo.

Handmade Ang Bao Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

We had a kids party themed military wedding alright. Some serious fun.

Sword Bearers Military Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

And we lived happily ever after. But what they didn’t tell you in the fairy tales, is that happily ever after is just the beginning!

Sword Bearers Military Wedding Reception Ideas Singapore

Wedding Toast

Groom told his touching version of our story and how our family and friends had brought us together time and again.

Groom's speech
Touching groom's speech

Huang Shi Nan, may be famous, but he is such a nice person. No airs at all. He joined in our wedding as co-host with one of our friends and made all the aunties in the house go gaga. Hahahaha!

Celebrity Wedding Emcee Singapore

Wedding emcees

Not forgetting the bride’s mom’s childhood friends who came in with power packed vocals and hidden DJ talent!

Wedding DJ & Live Band

Dad, I may have found my prince, but you will always be King.

Dance with Dad Wedding Ideas Singapore

What? Hello Kitty Boy & Super Girl?

Dance with Mascots Wedding Ideas Singapore

And Beauty found herself a new boyfriend?

Dance with Beauty & The Beast Wedding Ideas Singapore

All our childhood fantasies came alive at our wedding!

Dance with Mascots Wedding Ideas Singapore

Everyone can’t resist jiggling with the fantasy characters.

Dancefloor Wedding Ideas Singapore

We added a bit of fun into the usual round table photo taking with buckets of hand-made props, which our guests also took home as souvenirs.

Wedding Roving Photo Booth Happier Singapore

And the happier crew behind the scenes – putting up the balloons, mending the photo booth, running around distributing photos & topping up the candy bar. Thanks guys!!

Photo Booth & Balloon Decoration Wedding Ideas Singapore

And that sums up our dream kids party military wedding. 🙂

 Mascots & Costumed Characters Wedding Ideas Singapore

JS and I are off for our overdue honeymoon tomorrow till 12 May 2015! Stefanie & Angie will help to make arrangements for your parties whilst we’re living happily ever after!

We’ll be back soon with more exciting stuff to share!

Yours Playfully,

Alicia

For party enquiries, please email to sales@happier.sg. 🙂

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