The Garter

Some say the garter tradition originated back in the 14th century. In parts of Europe the guests of the bride and groom believed having a piece of the bride’s clothing was thought to bring good luck. But there are other stories about guests following the bridal couple to bed and using the garter as proof […]

Wedding Timeline- Bridal Party Responsibilities

I have a wedding this week and although I always give a detailed timeline, it can be difficult to go through with everyone exactly what their roles are within the Bridal party. They do have traditional roles and bridal party responsibilities from the start though, that you should expect of them. You have chosen your […]

Beef or Salmon–Keeping you & your guests happy

Personally I think there are two different types of couples with wedding planning, although you could have one of each type within a couple (the need to compromise is paramount if this is the case). There are the throw-it-to-the-wind-we-do-what–we-like-this-is-our-day type and the more cautions we-want-to-please-everyone-and-make-sure-they-have-a-great-day type. I am absolutely the first but not necessarily proud […]

Where To Start?!

Just engaged! Yippee!! With Christmas and New Year’s just gone and Valentine ’s Day rapidly approaching, many luck girls have now found {or will find} themselves with a stunning new sparkly engagement ring on their fingers and the question. Where to start?! After the overwhelming joy comes the overwhelming ‘OMG, what do I do now!’For […]

keep calm and carry on

You try and try. You have put every ounce of energy into the precise planning of your perfect wedding. Then someone drops a wrench into the works of your well-oiled machine. Listen, things will happen. Sometimes just a little glitch during the planning process will throw even the most stable bride into a panic. Keep […]