5 Tips for Destination Wedding Couples to Make the Most of Your Day

When I married my husband Ed two years ago in Santorini, I wanted to savour every moment. Having been married previously, I was well aware how true it was that your wedding day flies by and time seems to speed up when you desperately want it to slow down so you can enjoy every second. As the wedding was in Santorini at the beginning of September, temperatures were high and...

Marriage After Divorce – Lessons Learnt From A First Marriage

When I married Ed in September 2017, it wasn’t the first time I had been a bride. I was married to someone else a few years before and it didn’t work out. I feel that there is a bit of a stigma around getting married more than once, especially for somebody my age, so I wanted to confront the taboo around the breakdown of a marriage and discuss the positives...

Wedding Dress Styles: How To Make Sure Your Dress Is Completely You

How can a bride ever make their big dress decision?  Most girls dream about their big day for as long as they can remember.  Then when it comes around to it, it can end up being a lot more work than imagined.  Choosing a dress turns out to be a mammoth task, with the huge amount and range of wedding dress styles out there today.  The best thing to do...

Wedding Wednesday – Behind the Bride – Beccy

This week’s Behind the Bride is with Beccy from Raucous by Nature! Hi Beccy, first of all, congratulations on your marriage! When was the big day? We got married on May 4th 2013. The other half is a big Star Wars fan.  Tell me a bit about yourself and your partner. When and where did you first meet? We actually met online – on a dating website. He mentioned a...

Wedding Wednesday – The Five Planning Tools for Brides to Be

Wedding planning can be a stressful time. It can be difficult to know what to do first, when to book suppliers and where to go for inspiration. Having worked in the wedding industry previously, with first hand experience planning weddings, I wanted to share with you five planning tools for brides to be. These are where I go and tools I use for inspiration, guidance and advice when it comes...

Wedding Wednesday – Behind the Bride – Becky

This week’s Behind the Bride is an extra special one as it is with my sister-in-law Becky and I was her maid of honour! Hi Becky! First of all, congratulations on your marriage!  Tell me a bit about yourself and your partner. When are where did you first meet?  My name is Becky and my husband is James Parry. We live in Chester-Le-Street County Durham. We have a little girl...

Wedding Wednesday – The Three Things Brides May Have Overlooked

Wedding planning can be pretty stressful. In fact, weddings rank as one of the most stressful events in life. It’s no surprise that frazzled brides to be can become more than a little overwhelmed as the big day approaches. Although it can feel a little like the world is against you and you will never find the time to organise all the little things, try and take a step back,...

Wedding Wednesday – Behind the Bride – Stacy

This week’s Behind the Bride is with Stacy from Mom of Two. Hi Stacy, first of all, congratulations on your marriage! When was the big day? Thank you! The big day was 30/05/2015 after a 3 year engagement. Tell me a bit about yourself and your partner. When and where did you first meet? I’m 26 years old and my husband is Jacob and he is 27. We met back in...

Wedding Wednesday – The Perfect Anniversary Gift

I have always loved anniversaries. There is something so lovely to celebrate another year together. When I got married last September, I swapped my relationship anniversary for a new one and this year Ed and I celebrated our very first wedding anniversary. Choosing a gift was difficult – there is so much choice out there. The traditional gift for one year of marriage is paper and Prezzybox recently sent over...

Wedding Wednesday – Behind the Bride – Emma

This week’s Behind the Bride is with Emma from Building with the Breretons. Hi Emma, first of all, congratulations on your marriage! When was the big day? It was Thursday 29th May 2014. We got married just before the bank holiday weekend so guests could enjoy a couple of extra days off as well as being an attempt to save a few pennies along the way. Tell me a bit about yourself and your...