Wedding Planning

Top Tips For Wedding Hairstyle Preparations You Need To Know

Beth Belshaw | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Style
Beth Belshaw

Here Comes the Bride For many of us who have seen friends and family get hitched this year, the wedding season may already be over. However, for the ...

You're Engaged! Now What?

Christina Barker | Posted 07.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

As much as you are excited, hold off on mass broadcasting until you have at least announced the news to your nearest and dearest. Tell them to hold off too, in order to give you both a chance to tell the news yourselves. If you can do this face to face then fantastic, but if not, pick up the phone.

Wedding Etiquette

Christina Barker | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Want to know who does what in the preparations and ceremony? I've broken it down for you, in order for you to make an informed decision on the best way in which to run your wedding day. The traditional and conventional ways of wedding etiquette won't suit everyone but it's very important to be aware of them

How Much Does A Wedding Cost?

Christina Barker | Posted 04.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Newly engaged? Congratulations! You've excitedly told all your loved ones the big news and now it's time to sit down and actually start the planning. The first question you need to know is, how much does a wedding cost? Read on to find out!

Are You A Bridezilla?

Christina Barker | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Are you worried you are starting to turn into a bridezilla? Your friends have totally deserted you, all so they didn't have to put up with yet another one of your meltdowns. Maybe it's happening to someone you know? Find out by answering the questions below...

Wedding Emergency Kit

Christina Barker | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Even after all that planning, there may still be some slight emergencies. If you're getting married and don't know what you should include in your wedding emergency kit, you totally need to read this blog.

7 Things To Consider Before Taking Your Child To A Wedding

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Parents

Although weddings are meant to be about celebrating love, they too often bring up old family disagreements and differing opinions. And none is more co...

Venue Coordinators And Independent Wedding Planners

Christina Barker | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Many people believe there is no point having an independent wedding planner if they already have a coordinator at their wedding venue. Do you really need both? Sometimes you do. The answer really depends on what type of bride you are.

Five Things To Finalise Now For Your Summer Wedding 2018

Jay Feeney | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jay Feeney

Ideally, wedding planning is not something you start to think about in the two months before the big day. While there are plenty of things you can sort out later down the line, you will save yourself a great deal of trouble and stress if you sort most things out now.

Not Another Barn Wedding: The Wedding Venue Alternatives

Robin Weil | Posted 27.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

Now don't get me wrong, I am a huge fan of a barn wedding - they're a great blank canvas, can be exclusively yours for the day, have beautiful grounds and are steeped in history. But the problem is, the rest of the country are pretty big fans too.

Five Signs That You Are Ready To Marry

Davina Warrington | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Davina Warrington

Romantically, this may be that two people have found their soulmates. It may also be a simpler checklist: dress chosen, DJ booked, menu sorted. Traditionally, some wiser commentators may suggest it is because someone has matured enough to commit!

'Even The Cake's In Tiers' - How To Leave Your Wedding Audience Reaching For The Kleenex

Lawrence Bernstein | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lawrence Bernstein

So many clients approach us to make their speeches funny, but the key is all about balance. It's an emotional day, and the very best speeches will sprinkle the lighter stuff with some really touching moments.

How To Tackle The Wedding Plus-One Dilemma

Robin Weil | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

If you really don't want to invite someone then - within reason - you shouldn't have to. I'm all for wedding etiquette as a general guideline but at the end of the day, nothing is gospel and if it's going to upset you having that individual there, then don't invite them.

How To Host An Affordable Wedding At Home

Robin Weil | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

But there are definitely some aspects that need careful consideration before committing to such a big decision. While getting hitched at home can be the more affordable option, don't be fooled, done incorrectly it can most certainly add up. So to assist you in making the decision on whether an at home wedding is for you, here are the things you must nail:

Food Trends For Weddings 2017: From Edible Card Names To Roast Dinner Canapés

Robin Weil | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

So with wedding season well and truly in full swing, what culinary delights are being dished out (from hipster food trucks, garnering their own hashtag or just generally delighting guests) up and down the country this year?

Home Or Away: Is A Destination Wedding For You?

Robin Weil | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

I know I'm not the only one grappling with this predicament. Newly engaged couples all over the world are debating whether to have their weddings at home or opting for the blissful proposition of a destination wedding. Plus for us Brits, the lure of a wedding abroad, where we may be able to guarantee some sunshine, is often even stronger. Hopefully this realistic list of pros and cons can aid those conversations...

Grooms Take Control: How To Have A Stag Do You Actually Want

Robin Weil | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

With grooms around the world stumbling into strip clubs, being attached to street-lamps starkers or ending up in police custody during their supposed 'last night of freedom', it's fair to question whether the stag in question is having quite as much fun as his friends are. Despite being someone who is regularly up for a messy night out, I still definitely know what I do and don't want for my stag do - and I'd like to think my friends do too.

Interfaith Marriage: How To Tackle The Civil Vs Religious Ceremony Question

Robin Weil | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Robin Weil

Having attended hundreds of weddings over the past six years, either through work or friends (but mainly work), I have always felt there is something truly special and spiritual about a religious ceremony, whether it's held in a church, a synagogue or a mosque.

How To Get Married In The 21st Century

Kate Trueman | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Trueman

Once you've had at least five prosecco engagement celebrations and you've received too many cards to fit in your ridiculously over-priced studio flat in the outskirts of London, it's time to get serious and get a plan together. So here's seven points to help you out.

People Share Stories About The Worst Wedding Guests They've Ever Encountered

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Redditors have revealed the most badly behaved guests they’ve ever encountered either at their own, or a friend or family member’s, wedding. From ...

Wedding Planning For Introverts

Laura Babb | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Babb

Planning a wedding when you're a classic introvert is a bit terrifying. All those people, all day, wanting to chat to you... Even if they're your favourite people, your introverted nature probably means you're wondering just when you might get five minutes to yourself for a breather.

No One Cares About Your Wedding

Cookie Kibbles | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Comedy
Cookie Kibbles

Oh, bless you. You are in love. You are happy and have been planning your "special" day for the past year, and now it's finally time to send out the ...

In Defense Of The Bridezilla

Aleisha McCormack | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Aleisha McCormack

The pressure for perfection and peak Instagramable happiness has taken the Bridezilla from a reality show character to how you might describe your wedding obsessed Facebook friend. The rise of the Bridezilla and wed-stress is real and can make any sane woman (or man) go from zero to hot-mess in one engagement ring.

Wedding Stationery Hacks For The Crafty Bride

Holly Poulter | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Poulter

We know. It sucks. You haven't even stepped into a bridal shop yet and you're already wide-eyed at the cost of all the paper you've got to think about. Save the dates, place cards, table plans, escort cards. Not to mention the invitations themselves!

The Rise Of The Tech Wedding: From VR Wedding Videos To Stags On The Moon

Robin Weil | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK Tech
Robin Weil

With everything from your morning run to the cute office dog now being a crucially important thing to document across every social media platform going, it's no wonder people are starting to question how you can utilise these technologies for slightly bigger milestones in your life such as say, a wedding?