• 21May

    Wedding dress shopping can be both the most exciting and the most nerve-racking experience. It’s completely different to a normal shopping trip and the dress is one of the most, if not ‘the’ most important part of your wedding. Every bride wants to look spectacular but at the same time you need to be comfortable and when you factor in budgets and opinionated mother of the bride, bridesmaids etc. is it any wonder most brides find the shopping experience to be a little more stressful than they bargained for.

    Starting to search for ‘the one’ can be a daunting task and with the internet offering an abundance of ideas and inspiration it can sometimes be hard to know where to start.

  • 11May

    One thing nobody tells you is that planning your wedding will take over your life to the point that you will go to sleep thinking about it, wake up thinking about it and spend the time in-between googling ways to make it amazing. There is so much advice out there that sometimes it can become a bit overwhelming. Everybody has an idea of what the perfect wedding should look like and they don’t mind telling you what you should be doing and how to do it.

    Some of the best advice to receive though, is what you should NOT be doing. As the saying goes ‘hindsight is a wonderful thing’, after all avoiding the pitfalls can save you a lot of time, money and heartache. Use our list of what not to do when planning your wedding to give you the benefit of hindsight before you even start the planning process.

  • 06May

    Oh, Prosecco how we love you……. we love the fizz, we love the taste and with the average wedding requiring 44 bottles of fizz, we love the price.

    Laithwaits Wine recently published research that revealed the Prosecco boom is continuing around the county with 63% of couples toasting with a glass of prosecco compared to 8% who use the more traditional champagne, making prosecco the official tipple of choice at weddings in the UK.

    With that in mind we have done our own research and put together this incredible list of ways to pimp up your prosecco and add your own twist to the fizz you serve. Whether your wedding has a more rustic vibe or you are going for full blown glamour, there is an idea below that you will love.

  • 01May

    Wedding traditions can be romantic, the thought of doing something that has been done in a certain way for generations can be appealing and can make you feel a sense of belonging and comfort.  However, when it comes to your wedding, it should be done exactly the way you want to do it.  Just because your mum, your granny and your sister did something doesn’t mean that you have to!

    We have put together a list of wedding traditions along with a mordent alternative.  Even if you consider yourself a traditional couple we bet there is at least ones of these upgrades that you will find appealing……

  • 27Apr

    If there is one that word that can strike fear into the heart of any bride it’s ‘budget’. No matter whether your budget is large or small, sticking to it is always going to prove a headache. Whether you are working with a smaller budget or simply wanting to save money in some areas so you can go wild in others, we all like a little more bang for our buck.

    It’s a fact, weddings are expensive so today we are sharing some of our favourite money saving tips which are totally realistic and don’t actually require that much effort. With a little bit of imagination, you can cut costs without anyone missing what is missing!

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