The diamond ring has become symbolic of an engagement and impending nuptials, but where has that ideology come from? The history of the engagement ring A diamond engagement ring has become a fairly recent tradition, before the 20th century different items were gifted to a future husband or wife in order to symbolise an engagement.… Read More Why Do We Wear Engagement Rings?
Getting married at Christmas? We are VERY into it. It’s not a decision to be taken lightly, but get it right and it will be all everyone talks about in the New Year and beyond. If you’re are planning on tying the knot in the near future, then why not consider a wonderful Christmas wedding?… Read More Winter Wedding Must Haves
A few things have happened over the past few weeks which have led my social media channels and blog to take a back seat throughout April, however, there are five very good reasons for this, which I’m more than happy to share with you. The official shop website is up and running! I will still… Read More An Exciting Update
There are many reasons people hire someone to organise their big day, it’s assumed that they don’t know where to start with planning or they simply don’t have the time but there is so much more to be had from a wedding planner than alleviated stress, here are my top five. 1. A good wedding… Read More 5 advantages to hiring a wedding planner
I have four weddings to attend this year, and one for early 2019. I’m a mixture of day guest, evening guest and bridal party so while I do enjoy shopping I have already gotten through four online orders and 23 dresses. I’ve managed to find three dresses to wear, I’ve just got to hope the… Read More What do I wear for a wedding?
Being a woman can be tough, whether you’re a stay at home mum, a businesswoman, a carer, an agony aunt, a sister, or a mixture of all of these things, you’re doing great. It seems only fair on International Women’s day to share with you my ‘go to’ quotes for when I need that little bit… Read More Motivation quotes from successful women.
Just about anything can inspire your wedding cake, the ornate staircase in your stately home venue, your love of modern décor, or the floral arrangement you’re having the day. From soft sugar ruffles to decadent drizzles, these cake styles will make a sweet statement for your wedding day, so find your favourite and let your… Read More 2018 Wedding Cake Trends
Sidepreneur. (noun) Someone who organises, manages, and assumes all the risks of a business, while retaining a full time job (or in my case a part time job plus a full time role as parent and housewife). I did originally plan for blog posts to be published every Monday and Thursday, but yesterday I became… Read More What is a Sidepreneur?
One of the biggest parts of planning a wedding is the budget, but most Brides (and Grooms) jump straight to the most obvious expenses and don’t consider the extra fees and add-ons which then leaves them short if not handled correctly. So here are our top five hidden costs to watch. 1. Postage – Right… Read More 5 Hidden Wedding Costs To Watch
Something that Brides to Be and Bloggers/Businesses definitely have in common is that they are active on social media for a good portion of their day. Whether it’s browsing, posting, reading, planning or being inspired, we all use our social media channels for a quick fix, but are you using it to your best advantage?… Read More How to use social media to plan your wedding.