Some Fabulous Wedding Stationery

The task of highlighting a few select wedding stationery designers from such an enormous and talented field is no mean feat. However the designs chosen to feature today speak for themselves. Take a look below.Wedding stationery by Beth Ann SealWedding stationery by Aimee OBoyleWedding stationery by KamalMore wedding stationery by Aimee OBoyleMore w...

Colourful Champagne Cocktails

Only two weeks until Christmas, the party season is in full swing and the cocktails are flowing! So we thought a champagne cocktail post would be rather appropriate. Champagne & raspberry-bellini Few would disagree that the best drink on the planet is champagne. After all, it's the go-to drink for any celebration or event, especially we...

The Prophet on Marriage, by Khalil Gibran

Happy New Year!Thought we would go with some wise and beautiful words instead of images for our first post for 2013. Introducing Khalil Gibran, on marriage...Then Almitra spoke again and said..."And what of Marriage, master?"And he answered saying:You were born together,and together you shall be forevermore.You shall be together when the white wing...

Tall Wedding Centrepieces

Flowers are an essential element of any wedding, no matter what the budget might be. From the subtlest of buttonholes to the boldest of bouquets, creative and imaginative floral displays are one of the best ways to a decorate a wedding. Elaborate, tall wedding centrepieces As you can see the focus of today's post is on tal...

Popular First Dance Songs

First Dance SongsThe choice of first dance song is an entirely subjective and personal decision for every couple to make. For many it is an easy choice - often a song that was playing when they first met or a song that they heard during an important and memorable point in their relationship. Some couples however find it hard to decide what their fi...

Champagne or Sparkling Wine at a Wedding?

You Can't Celebrate a Wedding Without Champagne... Can You?Champagne will always be synonymous as the world's premier celebratory drink and there is no disputing this fact here. However, in recent years there has been a dramatic rise in the popularity of sparkling wines - primarily cava and prosecco - as the bride and groom's preferred choice of 'b...

Modern Wedding Poetry – First Marriage By Peter Meinke

There are few, if any, better occasions than a wedding in which poetry reading is more appropriate or befitting.  Indeed love poetry has a long historical association with weddings, dating back to Ancient Greece and beyond.Over the coming months we will bring you a selection of the very best modern and contemporary wedding poetry, from some of...

Wedding Ideas – Food Trucks

Vintage food trucks recently zoomed onto the streets of London and are now making a big impact on the wedding scene. Luardos Citroen H - Mexican And it's clear to see why! Not only do these trendy trucks and vans cater for every cuisine imaginable - from tacos to Thai - but they also offer good quality food (and drinks) often at fantastic p...

Alternative Wedding Cakes

Alternative, Unusual & Unique Wedding Cake Ideas A decade ago, if we had suggested to one of our brides that she consider having a Krispy Kreme donut wedding cake, she would have laughed in our faces or thought we were mad. How times have changed! Meringue Girls Wedding Cake Meringue Girls WebsiteThe ...

10 Alternative Honeymoon Destinations

A honeymoon is a unique travel opportunity. It's the excuse to take the ultimate holiday of a lifetime to a far-away land that none of your family or friends have ever been to. So don’t expect to find the South of France, the Maldives or any other destination that features on your typical list of Top 10 honeymoon destinations.Inste...

Diamond Engagement Rings: The 5C’s

Finding the perfect diamond engagement ring takes a lot of thought, time and effort, not to mention cold, hard cash! There are a seemingly endless list of factors to consider and pitfalls to avoid. Style, shape, setting, stone (or stones), sizes, carats, cuts, clarities, colours… It’s definitely not for the faint-hearted!So today we s...

Exquisite Engagement Rings

Found the girl you want to spend the rest of your life with? Ready to ‘Pop The Question’? Sounds like it’s time to go shopping for engagement rings! (Gulp…)According to recent research by Wedding Wire, most men still bravely venture out alone on this fateful quest. But there remains a sizeable minority – estimated to be 40% of men – who...

Recommended Venues & Suppliers List

Invitation To Join Our Recommended Venues & Suppliers DatabaseWe are on the look-out for some new and exceptional wedding venues, services and suppliers! So we want to hear from you today if you meet any of the following criteria: Exceptional New Wedding Venue Talented New Wedding Service or Supplier Established, First-Class Wedding V...

Christmas – The Best Time Of Year To Get Engaged

"It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year"You can't argue with Kylie, Johnny Mathis, Harry Connick Jnr, Andy Williams or even the Cast of Glee - Christmas is just the best time of year!The festive season is an exciting, colourful and fun-packed few weeks, slap-bang right in the middle of winter. It offers the perfect excuse to take time off an...

Finest Philosophical Love Quotes Of All Time

When us mere mortals talk of love, words often fail. So today we have compiled a collection of the finest love quotes and most beautiful definitions of love from some of the greatest minds, writers and philosophical thinkers that have ever lived. What better way to let the Love-of-your-Life know just how much they mean to you! Perfect for marriage ...