PIN YOUR WAY TO THE PERFECT EVENT
Guest Blog by Nina Beer, On-the-Day Organizer Extaordinaire
Pinterest is brilliant and crazy all at the same time! It gives so much inspiration for all the things that are possible, as well as showing you the bizarre and wonderfully mad things that people have started to introduce into their celebrations! Your wedding ideas are all there!
But how do you make it into something that you can actually use, something that ensures you have brought together all those ideas to create your perfect event? Nina tells you how…
MAKE YOURS THE VOWS THAT WOW!
Guest Blog by Michael Gordon, Civil Celebrant
Now you’re engaged, you may already have begun thinking about what kind of wedding you want - there are so many choices and locations open to you these days. As a Civil Celebrant I have probably come across most of them in my time, but a wedding ceremony is not something that you will be doing every day, so I hope it will be useful to share some thoughts. Read on ...!
YOUR RING WARMING CEREMONY
by Julie Peel
The symbolic giving and receiving of rings is an ancient practice, but the significance and meaning varies among cultures, and changes over time. Throughout history rings were used to pledge love, but a ‘ring warming ceremony’ is a delightful recent innovation. Planning your own? Read on ...
HOW TO CHOOSE A VIDEOGRAPHER
Guest Blog by Stuart Kinghorn, Award-winning Videographer
Imagine you could rewind 40 years - see and hear your mother and father in their prime; hear your Dad proclaim what a wonderful person your Mother is; how they first met and how she makes him feel; see your mother laughing with her lifelong friends in the morning, the tear in your Dad’s eye as she walks towards him down the aisle ... you can preserve memories with the right videographer
PERFECT TIMING FOR YOUR WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY
Guest blog by Fiona Kelly - the one behind the camera. Fiona is a professional wedding photographer who 'loves to tell wedding stories with natural, beautiful and creative photography'
Here she gives some great advice on how to work out the time you need to allow to get the best from your wedding photography. Read on ...
HOW TO GET A GODDESS BODY FOR YOUR BIG DAY
Talking to Dom Thorpe, Personal Trainer
Preparing for a wedding can be a great motivator to get yourself into the best shape of your life. On the big day everyone will be focused on you, there’ll be a photographer and videographer following you around, shooting from all angles and the images will be displayed and shown to your offspring for many years to come. Don't just fit into your frock - BE fit in your frock ...
YES! YOU'RE ENGAGED - NOW WHAT
Guest Blog by Cherelle Joseph, Specialist Wedding Planner
Did you know? More people get engaged in the seven weeks between Christmas and Valentine’s Day than at any other time of the year? It’s Engagement Season and, as wedding planners, we love it! But whatever time of year you get engaged, after you’ve told your mum (and Instagrammed your sparkler several times!) what do you need to do next? Read on ...