IWM Real Wedding: Sarah and Sean

Dads, Daughters and Weddings: By Chef Ranjan Dey When your daughter is getting married, there is a mix of emotions that is hard to express. You are happy, sad, anxious, worried, and hopeful – all at once. Dads, daughters and...

IWM Real Wedding: Natasha and Vishal

We enjoyed featuring this wedding of Sharlene and Nihar. Full of positive energy, a large and welcoming audience, and memorable decor, their wedding was filled with one-of-a-kind memories. In addition to the wonderful family and friends, here are some of...

IWM Real Wedding: Karishma and Brandon

What a beautiful Los Angeles area wedding featuring the glamorous couple: Karishma and Brandon. With vibrant performances, gorgeous henna designs, and a stunning couple, this wedding is one of our memorable features. In addition to family and friends, here are...

IWM Real Wedding: Maneesha and Arpit

Maneesha and Arpit’s wedding paid homage to the couple’s heritage without compromising elegance and fun! Eleven days of singing, dancing and partying culminated in a beautiful ceremony and a grand reception. It all comes down to the details. Each invitation...

IWM Real Weddings: Sheena and Ganesh

The Laws of Attraction By Indra Singh, Vivah Celebrations Sheena and Ganesh first laid eyes on each other in early 2006. It was not love at first sight. A year and half later, they met each other again, as they...

Trendsetters 2015: Our Award Recipients

This year at our annual Indian Weddings Trends 2015 event, we presented our first ever 2015 Indian Weddings Trendsetter Awards. The...

by - February 10, 2015

You’re Invited! Friday Feb 6th SF Event

Planning a wedding in 2015? Want to know about the hottest trends, meet the designers, and sample the latest in fusion...

by - January 14, 2015

Wedding Trends: Gatsby and Black and Gold

With the end of 2014 coming near, and the glitz and glamour of NYE ahead of us, we thought we would...

by - December 29, 2014

Marsala: Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone has announced the new color of 2015 to be Marsala which is an earthy-hued warm red-brown color. According to Pantone, “this...

by - December 28, 2014

2015 Wedding Bridal Trends: Floral Fashion

Bridal fashion is forever evolving to mix the traditional with modern touches. Lately, we’ve been seeing a lot of inspiration taken...

by - January 19, 2015

Raja Rani Bridal Diaries Part 2

As our lovely couple, Aashna and Mukul, winners of Raja Rani competition, continue their wedding planning journey they meet with talented vendors...

by - December 28, 2014

Feeling Luxe with Luxemi

Want the latest in glamorous fashion and accessories to wear to your next desi wedding? Well our friends at Luxemi.com can...

by - September 23, 2014

Bridal Makeup Do’s and Don’ts!

You’ve got the ring, the wedding is planned and the sarees,  lehngha’s and salvaar kameez’s are being tailored! Next stop… makeup! It’s...

by - August 6, 2014

She Said Yes! Nisha and Akash

A chance encounter at a networking event leads to long distance love, and one memorable dancing-fueled proposal! Nisha, Bride-To-Be: In June...

by - December 27, 2014

She Said Yes! Sheba and Harshil

L’amour from California all the way to the Eiffel Tower. Read all about Harshil’s romantic proposal! Bride-to-be Sheba: It’s a high...

by - December 16, 2014

She Said Yes! Seema & Amar

A thoughtful and clever scavenger hunt leads Seema straight to the love of her life, with her friends and family guiding...

by - November 28, 2014

She Said Yes! Preetie and Mani

When a friendship turns into a lifetime of love… meet Preetie and Mani.   Preetie, Bride-To-Be: Mani and I met in...

by - October 21, 2014

IWM Real Wedding: Sarah and Sean

Dads, Daughters and Weddings: By Chef Ranjan Dey When your daughter is getting married, there is a mix of emotions that...

by - April 8, 2015

IWM Real Wedding: Natasha and Vishal

We enjoyed featuring this wedding of Sharlene and Nihar. Full of positive energy, a large and welcoming audience, and memorable decor,...

by - April 8, 2015

IWM Real Wedding: Karishma and Brandon

What a beautiful Los Angeles area wedding featuring the glamorous couple: Karishma and Brandon. With vibrant performances, gorgeous henna designs, and...

by - April 8, 2015

IWM Real Wedding: Maneesha and Arpit

Maneesha and Arpit’s wedding paid homage to the couple’s heritage without compromising elegance and fun! Eleven days of singing, dancing and...

by - April 7, 2015

Destination: JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa

It is not hard to figure out why the Cancun, the Yucatan Peninsula, and the Mayan Riviera have been a destination...

by - February 25, 2015

JW Marriott Cancun Indian Weddings

Guest Blogger Seema Jain Director, Multicultural Markets and Alliances Marriott International, Inc We want to welcome one of our newest partners,...

by - June 2, 2014

Remarkable Rotunda: Fairmont San Jose

The Fairmont San Jose hosted a stunning soiree for couples and wedding professionals at their new facility, The Rotunda, in the...

by - May 18, 2014

Destination DC

Celebrate Tradition with Renaissance and Marriott Hotels of Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia Let Renaissance® and Marriott® Hotels help incorporate your valued traditions into...

by - April 27, 2014

S is for Sindoor

The famous red dot is made from sindoor, also known as vermillion, for its vibrant red color. It is used in...

by - February 3, 2014

J is for Jai Mala

Jai Mala, the necklace of flowers, is the garland the bride and groom put onto each at the marriage ceremony. Some...

by - January 24, 2014

B is for Baraat

The baraat is the groom’s procession or parade. Symbolically, the baraat represents the journey the groom and his family make to...

by - November 5, 2013

A is for Agni

Agni (fire) the force of energy, purity, and light, is the central focus around which a Hindu wedding ceremony revolves. The...

by - October 27, 2013

IWM500: Seema Jain

Seema Jain is the Director of Multicultural Affairs at Marriott International. In this capacity, she works with Marriott venues around the...

by - February 13, 2015

IWM500: Cynarah Alcantara

Co-Founder and Creative Director of Revel Creative, Cynarah Ellawala, is a marketing professional with 15 years of experience working among the...

by - December 17, 2014

IWM500: Chef Ranjan Dey

Chef Ranjan Dey New Delhi Restaurant San Francisco, California   From his New Delhi restaurant located in the heart of San...

by - December 17, 2014