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How To Plan The Best Engagement Party

Hello engagement season! Oh how you are my favourite time of the year. Meeting lots of lovely new brides to be and all the buzz in the air around wedding planning, truly magical. If you read our top 5 fun things do now you’re engaged then planning a party is way up there on your list of priorities right now so let’s take a look at how to plan an engagement party.  Imagine this as a mini dry run for your big day and a way to test the waters on your organising skills. Continue reading

Just engaged - 5 fun things to do now

Just Engaged – 5 Fun Things To Do Now

Congrats to all you beautiful Christmas proposals! There is something so magical about a festive proposal – the fairy lights, festive spirits and of course being able to share it with all those close to you. For those of you who have just got engaged, you are probably thinking ok now what? You won’t’ be short of things to do now, especially once you set the date but in the meantime have fun with these 5 things to do as soon as you’re engaged. Continue reading

Real Wedding: Emma & Anthony

Emma & Anthony wanted a relaxed wedding in an extremely special little hideaway in Lincolnshire, The Garden House. This particular quaint house is where Anthony grew up as a child whilst his parents ran the hotel, so I am sure you will agree, the perfect place for an authentic, intimate outdoor wedding for this lovely couple. They wanted a rustic, simple wedding and DIY‘d their hearts out to achieve their unique wedding style.  Continue reading

wedding shotlist

The Best Wedding Photographers Shouldn’t Need A Shot List

Recently we published one of our weekly #bride2bride wedding advice posts on Instagram that was met with some mixed feelings from the professionals it concerned – wedding photographers. One wedding photographer, in particular, Julie from Julie B actually felt that the advice from our bride shouldn’t be required at all if you find the best photographer for you.  So not wanting to miss an opportunity to let you guys have some advice from the professionals we dug a little deeper to shed some light on why Julie felt a wedding photography shot list is something that the best wedding photographers just shouldn’t need if they are the right photographer for you.   Continue reading

Sophisticated Fun-Filled Wedding

Real Wedding: Tash & Rob

If you are looking for a sophisticated fun-filled wedding then look no further! Tash & Rob wanted a wedding with a big party – so what better place to host their reception then Cartmel Racecourse. Tash looked stunning in a simple and elegant Pronovias dress with her girls dressed in backless light green beauts from TFNC. Look out for the pair making the most of the fairground all captured by Joe Mather Photography whose work is a pleasure to share.  Continue reading

Tangerine and green Florist, OUW

Introducing Tangerine and Green Florist

It has been a while since we have brought you a fab new supplier so we couldn’t be more excited to introduce you to Tangerine and Green Florist. Having worked with Ashleigh in the past we know first hand just how amazing her wedding service is. Ashleigh has the ability to work with you to create your perfect wedding flowers within a budget that suits you and really does make choosing your wedding flowers as fun and exciting as it should be.   Continue reading

Intimate Rustic Wedding

Real Wedding: Gemma & Colin

It may be cold outside (snow in February, really?!) but this wedding is sure to warm the soul. Gemma & Colin wed at their family Church St Michaels, the same place Gemma’s parents married 40 years earlier and followed their special ceremony with an intimate rustic wedding reception at the idyllic Little Channels in Essex. Captured beautifully by Bloomwood Photography this blush pink wedding draped in summer sun has us looking forward to spring!  Continue reading

Mouth-Watering Margarita Cocktail Recipes

Mouth-Watering Margarita Cocktail Recipes

Hello National Margarita Day – like we need any more of an excuse to grab the girls and enjoy some mouth-watering margarita cocktails on a Thursday? I mean, #ThirstyThursday is one of our new fave mottos after all. So we are here to give you a VERY good reason to raise that glass, 5 in fact!

Not wanting to disappoint we asked the FAB Lucy from Supergolden Bakes (our go to when we feel like channelling our inner queen of the kitchen) to share with us her top five margarita cocktail recipes and she did not disappoint. Whether you fancy something fruity, fresh or fabulously fizzy Lucy has you covered. Plus any drinks that taste this luscious and look this lovely get our vote! Continue reading

Galentine's Day Party

Grab Your Girls For A Galentine’s Day Party

What better way to show your besties just how much you love them then a Galentine’s Day Party. I mean let’s be honest, there is a good chance they have had to listen to the endless wedding plans, dramas and dress worries every step of the way with you – so go ahead show them some sugar and let them know you really do appreciate your I do crew with THE BEST Galentine’s Day party! Continue reading