8 Stages of a Wedding Calendar

13th December 2017

As we all know being organised when planning a wedding is essential, but understanding what needs to be done and when is paramount! Here is our essential countdown to your big day!

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6th December 2017

Guide To Marrying Abroad

6th December 2017

Many of us dream of the perfect honeymoon with plenty of sun, sea and sand. But what if you want to skip the ceremony in dreary Britain and go straight to the beach or a sun-drenched terrace?

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29th November 2017

Top Five Iconic Brides

29th November 2017

With the huge buzz at present over the latest royal engagement, it got us thinking about our favourite historical brides. We all love a celebrity wedding and there have been soooo many beautiful brides including Miranda Kerr, Pippa Middleton, Amal Clooney, Michelle Keegan and Kim Kardashian West. But we can never forget the great iconic brides… here are our top 5 blushing brides from history.

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22nd November 2017

How to find the perfect wedding venue for you

22nd November 2017

The wedding venue is arguably the most important part of your big day. We think a lot of couples take it for granted as a background factor but it’s at the forefront of all of your decisions once you’ve found one.

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15th November 2017

Would you keep your name?

15th November 2017

This topic has been a debate since the 60s when the second wave of feminism swept the nation. Marriage was classed as patriarchal, outdated and even oppressing to women. One of its tools for oppression was “robbing” a woman of their family name. Nowadays marriage is more egalitarian.

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8th November 2017

Tis the season to get married!

8th November 2017

It’s getting to that time of year again. Roasted chestnuts, warming brandy and some good old Christmas telly. As I snuggled in all my heavy winter blankets watching Love Actually last night, it got me thinking about Christmas romance. More importantly how best to bring the yuletide spirit into your wedding without it being too cheesy. Themed weddings can be so elegant, the key is subtlety. So here are my thoughts on what makes the perfect Christmas wedding.

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1st November 2017

Wedding Dress Trends 2018

1st November 2017

Looking to 2018 and the wedding dress styles coming through, we could definitely see more plunging necklines, deep side slits and a little more body exposure. Whilst the fuller skirted dresses featured a cleaner look with less lace and more simplicity. Here we look at just three industry designer labels to see what details in their latest collections.

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1st November 2017

We’re Industry Finalists!

1st November 2017

We were sooooo excited to receive an email this week to say we are a TWIA (The Wedding Industry Awards) 2018 North West Regional Finalist for the best Wedding Planner Newcomer.

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25th October 2017

Undecided on your wedding cake? We have some alternatives

25th October 2017

Let them eat cake… or maybe not, since when it comes to the traditional wedding cake more and more couples are choosing to opt for a quirky alternative. Maybe you don’t have a sweet tooth, you can’t agree on the type of cake or you just don’t want auntie Maud to make yet another of her ‘famous’ cakes.

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Lit Love sign at evening reception

18th October 2017

Top 5 Things To Consider When Planning a Wedding

18th October 2017

Planning a wedding is easy… isn’t it? That’s what most couples think as they excitedly start to plan their big day and for many, it is a wonderful time. For others though, the realisation of all the work that is involved can come as a bit of a shock and the joy can be replaced by stress and worry.

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11th October 2017

Making Your First Dance Personal

11th October 2017

The two-step shuffle to a soft love ballad is the most popular way to go for first dances these days. It is a truly heartwarming experience to see a couple so captivated by each other as they sway to a song that means something to them. But what if you want to mix it up a bit? This week we consulted Best Wedding DJ regional finalist Richard Porter to tell us how to make a first dance more personal.

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