Wedding Planning

The Ultimate Guide To A Minimalist Wedding

Lyndsay Weir | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lyndsay Weir

Your wedding day is a celebration of your commitment to each other. The people there should be happy to celebrate with you over a five-course meal, or a burger and fries. It is about the love, not the day.

Why You Need to Ditch Your Wedding Planning Checklist Right NOW!

Keelie Briggs | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Keelie Briggs

To an outsider, my wedding was the same as every other wedding that season. Same wedding decorations, same flowers, same everything. I deprived myself of the excitement of looking at different designs, flicking through bridal magazines and pinning every beautiful wedding idea on pinterest. All because I saw wedding planning as just a task to be completed.

Why I'm Spending My Wedding Day Running A Marathon And My Honeymoon Trekking For Charity

Jackie Scully | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Jackie Scully

When you've fought for your life, it's hard to plan too far ahead and rest your happiness on one day in the future. So, when we started talking about our wedding earlier this year, I knew there was only one way to do it. There wouldn't be an aisle. There wouldn't be a first dance. There wouldn't be a day in the Cotswolds.

Plus Ones - The Wedding Guest Quandary

Florence Buswell | Posted 22.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Florence Buswell

Do I seem ungrateful? I don't mean to. If someone wants me at their big day, I'm the first one to dust off my fascinator and help them celebrate with quaffing some champagne. But I hate the thought anyone would feel obligated to have me there as an extension of who I'm with - it just seems a bit unfair.

Yoga and Weddings, Happily Ever After

Charo Merida | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Charo Merida

YOGA & WEDDINGS, HAPPILY EVER AFTER... "It's not about the perfect dress, it is about the perfect frame of mind" After having worked in the even...

Perfect Skin - The Wedding Countdown...

Seena Seka | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Calling all brides, bridesmaids and members of the bridal party; if you're counting down to the big day now is the time to get your skin in tip-top condition! Forget about the dress, looking great starts with beautiful skin. A glowing complexion will give you confidence and ensures you look your best on the day, as well as the hundreds of wedding pictures that follow...

Wedding Season Beauty Tips for Achieving a Radiant Glow

Katy Hull | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Hull

Wedding season is now in full swing. Whether you're the Bride-to-be, Mother of the Bride, Bridesmaid or Friend .... There is no doubt that, as a woman you will want to look and feel your best.

12 Steps to Creating the Perfect Feminist Wedding

Emma Critchley | Posted 06.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Critchley

Who says you have to wait for the man to propose, get down on that knee and ask your fella. Perhaps even present him with a ring. However, if your man is a bit of a cave man and surprises you (how dare he) with an engagement ring then you graciously accept.

Wedding Blog: Stamp Your Way to Wedding Success

Samantha Baines | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha Baines

Wedding invites and stationary can be an extremely pricey addition to your wedding budget but some good stationary really adds extra detail to your big day. There are lots of companies out there that will print up stationary for you or design or mass produce stock wedding invites but what if you want to add that personal touch?

Arranged Marriage Detectives

Ravinder Randhawa | Posted 05.04.2016 | UK
Ravinder Randhawa

Although the majority of investigations don't turn up such dramatic deceptions, one can't help but wonder if, in this day and age of complex social lives, they've become a necessary precaution. Arranged marriages may have changed and evolved but it seems the services of Arranged Marriage Detectives are essential to sealing the deal.

Warning for Wedding Speakers... The Clock Is Running Now

Michael J MacMahon | Posted 31.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Michael J MacMahon

They say that every picture tells a story. They also say a picture is worth 1000 words. Of course 'they' could be wrong; but I now believe the truth o...

Reasons to Have a Destination Wedding Abroad

Lucy McGuire | Posted 19.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy McGuire

While a destination wedding isn't just about exotic beaches (I've heard of other brides-to-be getting married in Tuscan villages, European cities and the bright lights of New York), I'll be living out my wedding dream on one of Jamaica's quietest bits of sand (fingers crossed for the quiet bit).

Wedding Blog: The Bridesmaid Dress Dilemma

Samantha Baines | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

The wedding planning has begun. We have booked a venue and I have asked four wonderful women to be my bridesmaids now the scary bit... bridesmaid dress buying!

The Top Seven Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

Marina Licht | Posted 06.11.2016 | UK Style
Marina Licht

Congratulations if you are newly engaged. You are about to embark one of the most exciting times of your life and I bet you can't wait to go wedding dress shopping. However, before you get too over excited, let me give you a piece of advice.

Six Reasons Why Being Engaged (to be Married) Is Seriously Weird

Samantha Baines | Posted 01.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

All anyone wants to talk to you about is the wedding and the proposal and it's lovely but very strange because before I remember having other conversations. I even miss banal exchanges about the weather just for some variety. Although I think I have missed out on a couple of those because I was too busy staring at my ring.

How I Planned My Wedding With Anxiety and Agoraphobia

Phoebe Miller | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Phoebe Miller

Naturally and completely rationally (ha) I was afraid of having a panic attack on my wedding day. My main concern was that once I was in that church, I couldn't leave until I was married. It was that mental feeling of being trapped.

My Big Fat Asian Wedding on a Budget!

Tami Mir | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Tami Mir

The Big Fat Asian wedding is not everyone's dream and if you want a wedding without the huge guest list and all the traditions at every function, the simple solution is pay for it yourself and organise it yourself.

Wedding Invitations: What's The Etiquette?

MyDaily UK | Jen Barton | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Style

When it comes to wedding planning, there's the stuff you can't wait to do (cake tastings, anyone?) and the stuff you have to do but aren't really sure...

Planning a Wedding - The Groom's Perspective!

Sandy Moffat | Posted 05.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Sandy Moffat

Let me get one thing out of the way first. I can't wait to be married, I can't wait to be a husband, to have wife and to spend my life with the one I love...but getting married is a bloody nightmare!

Bridezilla's Instructions To Her Bridesmaids Will Make You Shake In Your Boots

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Woe betide anyone who gets on the wrong side of this bride. A Bridezilla has issued what is probably the most terrifying list of instructions ever ...

How to Keep It Real and Get a Grip Whilst Wedding Planning

Phoebe Miller | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Phoebe Miller

I was out on Friday night with one of my friends who is recently engaged. We inevitably started talking weddings. "Where did you start?" and "how on earth are we going to afford this?" were her burning questions to me. So this is a little of what I had to say...

How Strangers Gave This Mother With Terminal Cancer A Wedding To Remember

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A grandmother with terminal cancer has been left overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers, after they rallied together to give her the wedding of her ...

Wedding Dress Codes Explained

Marina Licht | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

I have worked in the bridal industry for fifteen years, so as you can imagine, I have seen a lot of beautiful weddings. I can't tell you the amount of times I have looked at photographs of a stunningly dressed bride and groom, and then looked at the guests standing next to them, and thought, 'what are they wearing?'

How to Plan a Lesbian Wedding: The Venue

Sarah-Elizabeth Daly | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah-Elizabeth Daly

Everyone wants their dream venue - whether it be a church, a castle or down your local; thought, time and a whole load of money goes into securing the venue of your dreams. But what if your chosen venue doesn't want you?

The National Wedding Show 2015 London Olympia

Marina Licht | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

From rustic wedding flowers to floral wedding stationery and cakes to vibrant mother of the bride ideas and elegant and feminine bridal wear, here is my pick of the best from The National Wedding Show 2015, London Olympia.