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Simple DIY: Personalized wedding hangers

Personalized wedding hangers Today we are showing you how to make some quick and easy wedding hangers, which are perfect for the bride to hang her dress on as well as the bridesmaids dresses, avoiding any unnecessary confusion on the big day, helping make your wedding that touch less stressful. We had so much fun making this simple project, we are ¬†going […] Read more >

Made In England – Kate Fearnley Bridal

Kate Fearnley is a fashion designer who’s bespoke designs and beautiful women’s clothing has been spotted on celebrities such as Alexandra Burke, Girls Aloud, The Saturday’s and many more. In 2010 she won Cosmopolitans Fashion Entrepreneur Award and this year Kate has launched her first official bridal collection. Tell us about your background in fashion and design? I come from a very […] Read more >

The Groom’s Guide – Honeymoon Hero

Whether your other half has your wedding plans filed and categorised alphabetically, chronologically and by colour and you’ve taken a back seat, or you’re pulling more than your fair share, earn some serious husband points (these do actually exist, we checked) by volunteering to plan and book the honeymoon of your dreams. The world has never been more accessible, and thanks to […] Read more >

5 Minutes with . . . Valerie Rose and Rosewood Co.

Creative mum and daughter Valerie and Megan combine their eye for beautiful things with design skill and natural inspiration into their own independent wedding businesses. Entwining their own Garden of Eden with ideas from interior landscapes, their personal service is as individual as the couples they work with… Valerie, for florist Valerie Rose I love spending time in my garden, growing my […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Kirsty and Kelvin’s Festival Wedding at Whinstone View

Kelvin and Kirsty first locked eyes on each other at V Festival, sharing food and their love of music and later reconnecting via Facebook. “Kelvin took me away to my favourite place (Cornwall) camping for the weekend to celebrate the anniversary of the date we met. We went into Newquay for food then as it got dark we had a nightcap at […] Read more >

Made In England – Bexbrides

Rebecca Lombard-Earl (Bex) is the founder of Bexbrides. Bex is an award winning designer with a fabulous studio in Hurworth just outside Darlington. Bex and her team design made-to-measure bespoke bridal gowns and also provide a specialist customisation and repair service for vintage gowns. Bex offers a wide range of styles to suit every client’s budget and theme and is particularly known […] Read more >

Advice From The Experts – Beauty with Jenn Edwards

We have got your bridal beauty questions covered. We asked one of our go-to hair and make-up artist Jenn Edwards what’s hot in bridal beauty! Since 2012 Jenn Edwards and her award winning team of 5 professional hair and make-up artists have had the pleasure of styling hair and make-up of over 500 gorgeous brides. They have become known for their ‘natural […] Read more >

The Grooms Guide – Ushers & Groomsmen

Asked your mates to be your ushers or have you been asked, and to be honest … don’t really now what the role entails? More than just showing up in a new suit, the Groom’s back-up-boys do actually have a hand in the day running smoothly. From getting a decent breakfast (and perhaps some Dutch Courage) down the groom to guiding the […] Read more >

Advice From The Experts – Paperie

So you want to find your perfect wedding stationery, but there is so much choice. Where do you start? Sarah Alexis Stationery answers your paperie questions! Sarah, founder of Sarah Alexis Stationery has always been creative, with a background as a Graphic Designer and a love of all things weddings, especially all things ‘paperie’. Plan your dates for sending your invitation – […] Read more >

5 Minutes with . . . Flowermaiden

North Yorkshire based florist, Flowermaiden work from a studio off Bow Street, Guisborough neighbouring the priory gardens. The idyllic location with private parking provides a perfect place for couples to stop by and discuss their floral ideas. From colours to flower types, sizes and seasons, fragrances, who should have what, to which side do you wear your floral corsages; all your questions […] Read more >