Wedding

The Most Stylish Bridesmaid Trends for 2015

Marina Licht | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

I know years ago that the idea of becoming an 'adult bridesmaid' sent many women into a complete panic because they were so frightened that they would be made to wear dresses that were far from flattering! Thankfully, times have changed...

Saudi Groom 'Divorces Wife On Wedding Day After Seeing Her Face For The First Time'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK

A Saudi groom is reported to have demanded a divorce on his wedding day after seeing his new wife’s face for the first time. The unnamed man is ...

Paraplegic Groom Surprises Bride By Standing For Their First Dance

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This touching footage shows a paraplegic groom taking his wife by surprise by "dancing" with her on their wedding day. Sgt Joey Johnson was left w...

Seven Ways to be a Stylish Bride

Marina Licht | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

As the iconic French designer Yves Saint Laurent once said, 'Fashion fades, style endures...' His words couldn't be more true and should be applied not only to ever day fashion, but bridal fashion too.

How to Choose the Right Hotel Wedding Venue

Good Hotel Guide | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Good Hotel Guide

When it comes to planning the big day, there's nothing so hard as choosing the wedding venue. get it right and the day runs smoothly - get it wrong and you can land yourself with an expensive bill for mediocre service.

How do You Define Your Wedding Style?

Marina Licht | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Defining your wedding style may appear to be relatively easy. Surely it as simple as sitting down with your fiancé and working out (after you have decided on your wedding date, and venue), the kind of wedding you want.

Real Life Engagement Stories: Jenni and Gary Judge

Simon Glazin | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

In the next instalment of my real life engagement stories, I speak to Jenni Judge who married her husband Gary in June 2013. Gary really made a massive effort, and it was during Christmas the year before, so this might give some of you men out there planning your proposal some ideas!

The Top Five Bridal Fall 2015 Trends

Marina Licht | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Even though I have worked in the media industry for over 15 years, I totally understand how confusing it is to women when they are presented with the trends for fall, in other words autumn the following year when they have not even experienced the season this year!

Why Do We Care So Much When Women Change Their Maiden Names Like Amal Alamuddin Clooney?

Poorna Bell | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

Amal Alamuddin Clooney has just accidentally reignited this great debate, after changing her surname. Putting aside the usual dirge of how its every woman's dream to be Mrs Clooney (it's not), she's a fantastic example of how a strong, successful female role model can change her name and it not mean that she is passively submitting to her husband's will.

10 Step Guide to Planning the Perfect Wedding

Marina Licht | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Planning a wedding is undoubtedly one of the most exciting times of your life, but it can also be incredibly stressful. Not only do you have to contend with keeping everyone happy, but you also have to make so many choices.

Unusual Destination Wedding Locations Worth Considering

Simon Glazin | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

Every couple wants to make sure their big day is unforgettable and what better way to accomplish this task than by taking advantage of the growing trend towards destination weddings.

Happy Families- Seven Ways to Ensure Everyone Is Happy on Your Wedding Day

Marina Licht | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Your wedding day should be the happiest day of your life. However, it is all too easy to get involved with family arguments that could ultimately harm your chances of enjoying your big day.

Wedding Planning SOS: Blogger Fashionista Barbie Tells All...

Simon Glazin | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

As well as sharing some lovely engagement stories (more coming up in the next couple of weeks), I thought it would be great to hear from some of my blogger friends, those who are already married and those just planning their wedding.

Seven Ways to Choose the Perfect Bridesmaid Dress

Marina Licht | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Remember, it is all very well to tell an eight year old girl that you have chosen her flower girl dress (and often this is not easy!), but try informing twenty or thirty something adult bridesmaids what you would like them to wear for your wedding without consulting them! Believe me, they will not be happy!

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part Four: The Wedding Pre-lash

Alex Smith | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Alex Smith

I'd changed my Facebook status... I'd sent out up to three different variations of group text (which people only seemed to resent as being impersonal)... I mean Jesus I'd even looked at some people directly in their needy little faces and told them that we were engaged. But that is just not enough for some people.

'Expect to Go Over Budget, Then You Won't Be Surprised', Things You Should Consider When Planning Your Wedding...

Simon Glazin | Posted 15.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

There are usually a few questions people ask me when I tell them I got married last December: 'Who proposed to who?' (he did, he'd always wanted to), 'What did you wear?' (Versace, of course!) and 'Was it stressful?' (yes, yes and yes again).

Sexiest Wedding Gifts in the World

Kate Thompson | Posted 05.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

Fancy having your rude bits cast mid-act with your lover? It certainly beats giving your new wife jewellery on your wedding day. Meet the artist who is causing a storm in the art world with his latest exhibition and offering couples a lasting and tangible expression of their love.

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part 3: A Decent Proposal 1 of 2

Alex Smith | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Alex Smith

For those of you concerned, I had my hair cut around five days before the big proposal to ensure the hair had settled well into the new cut. Now you can all relax and enjoy this post as opposed to fretting over the possibility that my freshly cut hair wouldn't be up to the challenge.

Jessica Elgot

Why Your Wedding Now Has A Higher Chance Of A Very Unwelcome Guest

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK

Hundreds of people could be having their genuine marriages disrupted by Home Office raids, exclusive new figures have revealed. Tomorrow, the Comm...

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part 2: Ask Your Father

Alex Smith | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Alex Smith

'Perhaps we should sit down,' WHY DID I SAY THAT? Now he thinks I've killed someone he loves. Great start. With all of the calm of a fully charged vibrator I continued: 'I have something I need to ask you, I was wondering how you would feel, if you would be okay with, if you would allow me...(yep that's all the ways to say that sentence - must get to the point) if I asked Phoebe to marry me?'

Real Life Engagement Stories: Brooke and Shaun Simons

Simon Glazin | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

"There we were, standing on the rooftop of Soho House, alone, under a huge umbrella in the dark. We were looking out at the lights of London, and it started to rain. The setting could not have been less planned and more romantic.

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part One: Back Pocket Ring Burn

Alex Smith | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Alex Smith

Have you ever felt that perhaps you have too much money? That the money you have set aside for a house, a car or that kidney transplant a doctor has told you that you critically need, could be put to better use? Perhaps it could be better spent making someone else's hand worth more than most people's car, well then perhaps you, like myself, have recently decided to get engaged.

Wedding Planning SOS: Top Tips From a Professional Planner...

Simon Glazin | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

Organising a wedding is no easy task. No matter how many people you are inviting - be it 50 or 350 - you're guaranteed a certain level of stressful situations. Have you ordered the flowers for your bridesmaids? Have you sorted the table centres? Will your mother-in-law like your colour scheme?

Wedding Traditions, Your Way

Laura Babb | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Babb

Most of these traditions emanate from heterosexual weddings but many of the traditions can be easily adapted to suit gay couples, whether you want to take a more traditional or alternative approach. I'll be including some ideas about how to adapt traditional wedding elements to suit a gay wedding.

Being a Feminist Isn't Hard

Lea Emery | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lea Emery

We don't need feminist guides to things, we don't need feminist handbooks. Because feminism isn't confusing. It's assuming that all people, regardless of gender, are equal and believing they should be treated equally. That it. Being a feminist isn't hard.