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
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
As soon as you have announced your engagement there will be one question that everyone wants to know the answer to – have you set your wedding date? So how to choose your wedding date? Follow our simple guidance of what to consider and you will have a better indication of what date you would like, what wedding date will work and what will be the most achievable. Continue reading
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
When is the best month to get married? Is it the spring, summer, autumn or winter months? Well, that all depends on what you want for your wedding day. Let’s take a little look at the key trends of each month and help you decide which month is the right one for your wedding day. Continue reading
Who doesn’t want a perfect wedding ceremony on their big day? Ignoring the aesthetics of the big moment you need to nail it with the type of wedding ceremony you choose to have first. So what is the right type of ceremony for you, Religious, Civil or Humanist? Find out now. Continue reading
So who is getting a new last name in 2018? Whether you are taking on your husband’s last name, sticking with your maiden name, or creating a whole new name altogether check out our guide to changing your last name after marriage for all you need to know to help you get it done. Continue reading
You have decided you want to spend the rest of your life with this person. It is you and them against the world. You have just got engaged!! So what next? We have three simple steps to really help you get your wedding planning started in the right direction. Continue reading
If you are having a day of coordinator then they will usually have a handy little emergency wedding day kit to help with any minor mishaps on the wedding day. However if you aren’t having a day of coordinator, then this little kit will be an essential for you. Check out exactly what you need in your emergency wedding day kit. Continue reading
We have recently had a lot of rain here in July thanks to the great British weather. We couldn’t help but think about how often brides dread the thought of it raining on their wedding day. Now although it isn’t ideal, it really doesn’t have to ruin the day. Here is what to do if it rains on your wedding day – just so you can be totally prepared.
OK so we don’t want to alarm you – but unfortunately there is that chance that something may actually go wrong on your wedding day. It is surprisingly not that uncommon, which is why you should always to have a back up plan in place, just in case. Luckily for you, we have sat down with Sam from SDCelebrations and found out what the most common wedding day complications are and how to get around them. Continue reading
So you’re planning on jetting off somewhere beautiful for a destination wedding – who can blame you with so many wonderful possibilities out there! However, it isn’t all romance and butterflies, at least not at the start! You have some quite big decisions to make before you can get to that point. Check out what exactly you need to consider when planning a destination wedding. Continue reading
It isn’t quite a make or break question when it comes to wedding planning but it is definitely one you and your other half should discuss and decide about before the big day – what is an unplugged wedding and should you have one? Now whilst many couples embrace the idea of a plugged in wedding and set up a wedding hashtag there are pros and cons for both options. Let’s take a look. Continue reading
So you have your wedding date and it is time to start getting down to the nitty gritty of wedding planning, your guest list. Use our free wedding guest list tracker to stay super organised and keep on top of that guest list. Continue reading
Not sure where to start with what wedding stationery you will need? We bring you the complete wedding stationery checklist, including all the optional extras you may need along the way and guidance on when for.