The history of weddings

Where did the traditional white wedding come from in the UK? Well, in this post, we explore the rise of marriage as a sign of affluence and a celebration of romantic love and trace its roots back even further, to when marriage was seen in purely political and religious terms. The roots of marriage: religious […] read more

posted on 21st Apr 2017

Flowers are one of the most important parts of any wedding. Make sure you get your arrangements just right with our guide to the bouquets, centrepieces and posies you’ll need on the day. Personal flowers The most important bunch of blooms on any wedding day is the bride’s bouquet. Though you’re unlikely to forget this […] read more

posted on 14th Apr 2017

More and more brides are crowning their perfected wedding day locks with striking floral crowns, which reflect the season of their wedding. In recent years, there has been an explosion of this trend across the bridal beauty scene. In addition, a floral crown can be tweaked to suit your personal style and wedding day colour scheme, […] read more

posted on 7th Apr 2017

Sweet wedding readings can be found in a variety of places – children’s books are an especially wonderful treasure trove. The heart-warming prose found in many children’s books can be ideal if your wedding day also celebrates new relationships with stepchildren, as well as your own romantic relationship. Discover our favourites below. ‘The Amber Spyglass’ […] read more

posted on 31st Mar 2017

Your wedding dress fabric is a very important part of your overall look for your wedding day, different fabrics will provide different finishes and make their impact in different ways. Below, we explore the most popular wedding dress fabrics, as well as fabrics that are more obscure. Sumptuous silk Silk is the classic wedding dress […] read more

posted on 24th Mar 2017

Many relationship experts and couples’ therapists agree: marriage changes a relationship. Even couples who have been together for many years tend to see a shift in their marriage once the wedding rings are on. Below, we explore the ways in which marriage can transform your relationship. Many people are surprised to find that their relationship changes […] read more

posted on 17th Mar 2017

Though arranging your wedding transport may not be right at the top of your to do list when you start planning your big day, it’s actually more important than you might think. The vehicle you select to take you to the ceremony will star in many of the photos and will help to set the […] read more

posted on 10th Mar 2017

Curious to discover more about the beauty and style trends for brides this year? 2017 is set to see some intriguing beauty and bridal style predictions; below we explore our favourites. Sensual designs Bridal dress styles for 2017 are sensual; showing off skin in a demure and tasteful way. Bridal dresses for 2017 feature open […] read more

posted on 3rd Mar 2017

A festive wedding holds a special charm and magic, so you’ll want to capture the beautiful feel of the season in your wedding day makeup. From a frosty, sultry smokey eye, to a berry lip, we explore our favourite festive wedding makeup looks below. A bold lip Festive makeup is all about the bold lip […] read more

posted on 24th Feb 2017

The music you choose for your wedding reception will set the tone for the event. As A Practical Wedding points out, “It isn’t always as simple as playing a few of your favorite songs and hoping everyone will join in.” Go classical and you’ll create a fairly formal feel on the day. Go cheesy and you’ll […] read more

posted on 17th Feb 2017

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