Children can bring fun, spontaneity and an extra dose of magic to your big day – here’s proof!
Ah, the conversation around whether to invite children to your wedding or not is almost always a heated one. Some people believe that children add an extra dose of magic to the atmosphere, while others are of the opinion that children at weddings are the equivalent of a scene straight out of a horror movie!
I’ve been in both corners of this conversation. I didn’t want any kids at my own wedding in 2009, for fear of them ruining the ‘best day of my life’. Now that I’m a parent myself, I have no problem giving anyone who doesn’t invite my kids to their wedding some major side-eye.
Children can bring fun, spontaneity and an extra dose of magic to your special day, and if you’re not convinced, here’s proof…
At the recent Royal Wedding, all eyes were on Meghan Markle, as she made her way down the aisle in a beautiful Givenchy wedding gown, but it was seven-year-old pageboy, Brian Mulroney who captured the hearts of millions – including the Internet. The little boy’s toothless grin just beyond the bride’s veil went viral and many say his “joyful face wordlessly communicated what everyone was feeling in that heart-stopping moment”.
Brian is by no means the only child who has ‘stolen the show’ at a wedding, so to speak. Tiny guests are often the subject of some of the sweetest big-day moments and photos – like these featured on the Fearless Photographers website.
Take a look: