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Thorpe Manor

I had the pleasure of visiting Thorpe Manor on Friday 8th March to mark International Women's Day 2019. It was aimed at members of the Wedding Industry and not only gave us a fantastic opportunity to get together, experience workshops and demonstrations, but also to have a first glimpse at this stunning new luxury wedding [...]

By | 2019-03-19T13:41:37+01:00 March 19th, 2019|Weddings|0 Comments

The benefits of holding a Marquee Wedding Reception

Image provided by http://www.abbasmarquees.co.uk/ I love a wedding reception in a marquee as it allows you to create a bespoke event.  You have a blank canvas to design and style the day as you wish.  Many marquee receptions will be held at either the bride or groom's home which makes it unique to [...]

By | 2018-11-20T17:17:47+01:00 April 9th, 2018|Weddings|0 Comments

What to expect when you hire a Wedding Planner for a Full Planning Service

  Once you have got engaged and the initial euphoria has faded, you will start to focus on planning your wedding.  This can be exciting, yet overwhelming and time-consuming.  The average wedding takes 150 hours to plan.  Many couples just do not have that time to dedicate to planning their perfect wedding.  This is when [...]

By | 2018-11-20T17:18:37+01:00 February 2nd, 2018|Weddings|0 Comments

Why you should celebrate at 50

I recently read in the newspaper that Clinton Cards have declared that sales of 50th birthday cards and party accessories have overtaken those of 21st birthday cards.  Admittedly, most 21 year olds will just leave a message on social media.  On the other hand, in the past many people would try and let their 50th [...]

By | 2018-11-20T17:20:01+01:00 December 16th, 2017|Parties|0 Comments

Wedding Design Workshop

      Last month I attended the UKAWP (UK Alliance of Wedding Planners) Wedding Design Workshop at B.Loved Hive in London.  A great studio space situated in the Biscuit Factory in Bermondsey.  Our instructors for the day were Andri Benson from www.alwaysandri.co.uk and Alexandra Merri from www.thebijoubride.com.  Two lovely and enthusiastic ladies who had so [...]

By | 2018-11-20T17:20:43+01:00 November 21st, 2017|Weddings|0 Comments

Getting married in Paradise

Picture yourself standing on the soft white powdery sand of a palm fringed beach, listening to the gentle lapping of the turquoise water beyond, and about to marry the love of your life. Could anything be more romantic? I recently stayed at the Constance Ephelia Resort in Mahé, Seychelles and I began to wonder what [...]

By | 2018-11-20T17:21:46+01:00 September 3rd, 2017|Weddings|0 Comments

Oh what a dress!

Oh what a dress! The first photo of Pippa Middleton’s wedding I caught sight of was her arriving at church, where she had stopped side on to pose for photographs with the background of beautiful white and pink flowers. To me this immediately conjured up the image of the quintessential English country wedding. The dress [...]

By | 2017-05-26T09:12:49+01:00 May 26th, 2017|Weddings|0 Comments