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April 2016

Picture Perfect – Wedding Photography 101

Documenting your wedding day is a must for all couples and the success of your photography is one thing that you will be constantly reminded of each and every time you look back at your wedding pictures. From choosing the most fitting style and knowing what to ask when selecting a photographer to striking the right balance on the day itself by capturing scenes without spending...


The Wedding Fair Survival Guide

March 2016

The Wedding Fair Survival Guide

When preparing for the biggest day of your life, every detail counts, and I know from experience the draw that having everything you need under one roof can have for many. Here I take a closer look at why attending wedding fairs is beneficial, just who you should take along for the ride and how every bride and groom attending can truly make the most of everything these events have to offer...


Valentine’s Day – Where Our Love Affair with Cupid Really Began

February 2016

Valentine’s Day – Where Our Love Affair with Cupid Really Began

It happens every year on 14 February and whether you have a partner or not, most of us can’t help but get carried away with the romance of it all. Valentine’s Day holds a special place in the hearts of many people, especially me as the day represents a double celebration having welcomed my first child into the world on Valentine’s 2010! Whilst for couples and singletons alike the day...


Newly Engaged

January 2016

Newly Engaged - What should you do first?

Getting engaged is one of the most exciting times in a relationship and after saying ‘yes’, calling family members and friends to share your news, and showing off your glittering gem, you may think that the hard work is over for now. However, a great wedding celebration relies on being as prepared as possible and for many this begins shortly after becoming engaged. So the question is...


Festive Winter Weddings

December 2015

Festive Weddings – Unlocking the Charm and Beauty of Winter

Whilst the spring and summer months are especially popular for those tying the knot, with no guarantees weather-wise, many couples are shifting away from the warmer seasons in favour of a much cooler commemoration. Yes, even in the face of plummeting temperatures and blustery weather conditions, winter can offer a beauty and charm that simply cannot be recreated at other times of the year...


wedding flowers

November 2015

Fabulous Flowers: Choosing Blooms for Your Big Day

Whether you’re looking to completely transform your reception venue or add a finishing touch to your ceremony venue, the wedding flowers you select can make all the difference to the look and feel of your big day. At Orange Blossom, I have been helping brides and grooms find the perfect blooms to set off their wedding day décor and I am here to help you with this definitive guide to fabulous flowers.



October 2015

How to Pick the Ideal Wedding Venue

Your wedding venue plays an important role in your big day, taking up a large proportion of your overall budget, and is the place where you’ll say “I do” and afterwards party the night away with your nearest and dearest. There are countless wedding venues situated throughout the UK and with so much to choose from picking a venue that gives you the perfect setting to turn your big day dreams into a reality can be difficult.


wedding dress

Spetember 2015

The Perfect Dress – From Shopping to Your Final Fitting

Finding the perfect wedding dress is one mission every bride looks forward to. Whilst the experience itself is one of the many highlights of the wedding planning process, the sheer choice available on the bridal wear market and the thought of stepping into the unknown can make it rather stressful. My ultimate wedding gown guide is here to help with advice on choosing a shape that suits, a fabric and colour that complements, and deciphering whether made to measure, couture or off the peg is right for you.


August 2015

Marriages and Civil Partnerships in the UK

Whilst I am an expert in planning a wedding that not just meets but exceeds your expectations, without the legal bit, a wedding, well, isn’t a wedding! Just like any legality in the UK, the jargon that goes hand-in-hand with legislation can be rather confusing. Whilst a Wedding Planner cannot take these legal steps on your behalf, I do want to ensure you have the facts you need to make your big day official.


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