Getting The Proposal Right

•This is a collaborative contributed post•   A wedding proposal is a moment that should be cherished for the rest of your life. If your man is attentive, he will get every detail of the proposal right for you. He will be thoughtful and considerate, and everything will have been thoroughly planned and executed in a way that shows how he will be throughout the rest of your lives together....

My Favourite Bournemouth Wedding Venues

Having lived in the Bournemouth area over twenty years, and worked in the local wedding industry, I have come to know quite a few of the local wedding venues. There are some beautiful places to get married and celebrate your wedding in and around Bournemouth, and these are some of my favourite venues. The Greenhouse Hotel This hotel is gorgeous both outside and in. The Greenhouse is a luxury boutique...

Where to Shop for Wedding Gifts

•Features gifted items• Wedding season is upon us, and if you are heading to a wedding as a guest this summer, you may be wondering what to get the couple if they haven’t provided a specific gift list. I have done the leg work, and have put together some brilliant online shops with an array of gift ideas to suit all budgets, and tastes. 1102 Candles If you are searching...

An Open Letter to The Bride Planning her Wedding

Back when I was planning my wedding three years ago, I felt like everything was getting on top of me a little. Although I had experience as a wedding coordinator in the UK, I didn’t know much about getting married abroad, and our wedding planners both in England and Greece seemed to be intent on making things more stressful, rather than less. I would have loved to have spoken to...

Planning An Energy Packed Wedding Day

•Collaborative contributed post• Energy is something we all want to flow through the biggest days of our lives. We want to look back on the moments that made us happy with a smile, knowing everyone else around us was feeling good too, and to be able to keep those positive feelings in our chest. And it’s the energy you feel on the day, the energy you both create and inspire,...

5 Reasons You Should Hire a Wedding Planner

OK, as somebody who has worked in the wedding industry, I may be a little biased, but honestly, there are so many reasons why hiring a wedding planner can make all the difference. These are five of the reasons why you should hire a wedding planner. It Saves Time For busy couples, a wedding planner can be a lifesaver, taking all the hard tasks on and leaving time for you...

Getting Wedding Ready with Cosmetify

Paid Collaboration with Cosmetify  May is by far my favourite month. Not only is it my birthday month, it is also generally warm and sunny and it marks the start of wedding season! With experience of working as a wedding coordinator, wedding planning is still something I offer on a freelance basis, and I love everything to do with the wedding industry so when Cosmetify got in touch asking if...

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...

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 – 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...