Planning Your Wedding – First Steps

One of the main things I miss about being a wedding coordinator is the initial planning stages. I loved nothing more than meeting with newly engaged couples, who were taking their first steps with their wedding planning. The excitement, the seemingly limitless options, it was intoxicating, and what led me to prefer weddings over other events in the first place. Although I don’t plan weddings any longer, I have experience...

Choosing The Right Wedding For You

•Collaborative contributed post• Getting married is obviously one of the biggest decisions you can make in your life. And many people have been dreaming of the day they get married since they were small children. Others have come around to the idea over time. And some of us are completely blindsided by the fact that we want to get married at all. Not everybody wishes to be married, and some...

Throw a Wedding to Be in Awe Of

Collaborative contributed post Planning a wedding is one of the most difficult things to do, both for a man and a woman. The idea of it just sounds great, but when it comes to the actual planning of things, you can’t help but let everything get on top of you. There’s just so many things to sort, and when you start looking into them all, you can’t help but realise...

Getting Married? Here’s Why A Winter Wedding Makes Perfect Sense!

Collaborative Contributed post  Many people assume that summer is the best time to get married. After all, the weather is favourable, and it’ll put everyone in a smiley, happy mood before the day’s proceedings. But, did you know that it can also make perfect sense to get married in winter instead? If you’re trying to decide when you should tie the knot, here are a few reasons why you ought...

Unique Wedding Touches

•Collaborative contributed post• Wedding planning, for some people at least, is a long and stressful process. Making sure the guest list includes the right balance of friends and family, getting the seating plan just right and that’s even before you get down to the food, flowers, band and of course the dress. But for others this process is a joy and a pleasure to see the details unfolding and being...

Everything You Need to Consider When Planning a Wedding

•Collaborative Contributed Post•   Planning a wedding is a notoriously difficult task. But if you’re planning on having a wedding and want to make a big deal of the event, it’s something you’re going to have to face up to at some point or another. Now, there are big things and little things that you’ll have to plan. This can span from major necessities like a venue to tiny details...

The Hidden Costs of a Destination Wedding

When Ed and I got married in Santorini two years ago, there was no denying it wasn’t an incredible experience and one I wouldn’t change for the world, but something we hadn’t anticipated was how expensive getting married abroad would be. As the cost of weddings in the UK rises higher and higher every year, it is easy to believe when people say that a destination wedding is a more...

The Benefits of Using a Wedding Venue Search Website

•Sponsored Post• Although I am no longer an events coordinator, I still love everything about planning weddings and look back fondly on my time working with engaged couples whilst they planned their nuptials. One of the biggest challenges that couples face when they start wedding planning is finding a venue. It can be hugely overwhelming to whittle down a list of local venues to find the right one for you...

4 Big Mistakes To Watch Out For When Planning A Wedding

•Contributed Collaborative Post• Your wedding day should be one of the happiest days of your life, second only to the birth of your children. But the months leading up to the wedding are going to be one of the most stressful. There are so many details to sort out and you’re constantly going to be worrying about whether everything will go to plan or not. For the most part, you...

How To Make Your Wedding Day Perfect

•Contributed Collaborative Post• The question has been popped, and the answer was yes. You are getting married. Your life will never be the same, and for the months in the run-up to your marriage ceremony, it will be chaos.  You’ll want to start thinking about wedding planning and ideas straight away. There is no time like the present when it comes to getting a head start on preparing for your...