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Spring Wedding Flowers: My Favourites

Ok, so I know the last few weeks haven’t felt very spring-like with the snow and freezing temperatures, but spring has officially now started. We’ve had small glimpses of sunshine and lazy blue skies and, although I really love snow, I for one am ready for some warmer weather. With that in mind I thought… Continue reading Spring Wedding Flowers: My Favourites


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Budget Wedding Inspiration: 5 Things Your Wedding Reception Can Do Without

Wanting to be a bit more savvy with your wedding budget? Here are 5 things your reception can do without and cheaper alternatives you should consider instead. 1. A 3 course meal Yes, you probably need to feed your guests and of course you don’t want them to go hungry, but catering accounts for a… Continue reading Budget Wedding Inspiration: 5 Things Your Wedding Reception Can Do Without

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Wedding dresses: is yours insured?

This weekend has seen some sad news in the wedding world with the closure of huge dress designer Alfred Angelo. A statement released by the UK division was made with “an extremely heavy heart” and outlined details of trustees dealing with outstanding orders.  A wedding dress will often be one of the areas you splurge… Continue reading Wedding dresses: is yours insured?


Summer Wedding Flowers: My Favourites

Summer wedding season is officially here! Those of you lucky enough to be planning your wedding during this glorious season will be absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to flowers. There is so much available in the UK whatever your theme and budget but these are a few of my favourite statement flowers for… Continue reading Summer Wedding Flowers: My Favourites

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DIY Your Wedding – Top Tips

Following one of my earlier posts about DIY Weddings, I thought I’d share some things that I learnt along my DIY wedding journey. Whether you want to save money or just put your own creative stamp on your day, here are my top tips for successful wedding DIY. 1. Give yourself plenty of time  Let’s be… Continue reading DIY Your Wedding – Top Tips

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DIY Wedding Favours – homemade hot chocolate

Fancy making 100 favours for under £30? These fabulous chocolatey favours are perfect for that winter wedding feel and cost around 25p per favour – cheap, cheerful and homemade! I saw a variation on these cute little cones on Pinterest, (I love Pinterest so much!) and thought it was such a lovely idea for our winter wedding. I added… Continue reading DIY Wedding Favours – homemade hot chocolate

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Top Tips for Newly Engaged Couples

  Firstly, congratulations on your engagement! Secondly, you’ll find that as soon as you get engaged, everyone is suddenly an expert on weddings. Everyone will want to impart their own piece of valuable wisdom but don’t be put off, you’ll get a couple of pearls you’ll want to make a note of. Before you start… Continue reading Top Tips for Newly Engaged Couples