What to expect when you’re exhibiting

We’re just four weeks away from the Great Lancashire Wedding Show’s Big Wedding Weekender and plans will be afoot all over the county for displays and offers for the show. But what if it’s your first time exhibiting at a show this size? If you’re used to a six foot table at a wedding fair … Read more

Keep the children at your wedding entertained….ALL day!

When you’re planning your wedding it’s pretty much certain that there will be some children involved. However you choose to involve them, there’ll always be the concern about how to keep them entertained during the reception. Believe me, as a parent I’d share the concern of the bride and groom! And as a parent I … Read more

What price is a wedding?

This interesting infographic dropped into my inbox recently. All about the cost of a wedding, it shows the split down of costs at an average wedding and also what’s happened to them over recent years. Source: Nutmeg  With costs seemingly spiraling and more and more options available to couples as to how to style their … Read more

The wedding tea towel

I’ve followed these lovely people on Twitter for a while and I absolutely LOVE this different idea for an invitation! Karen at ‘The Original Wedding Tea Towel‘ explains: ‘So, we decided to get married at the end of 2011, and we wanted something special for our invitation… Something different to create a buzz about the wedding, cheaper … Read more

Glamour Bridal’s fabulous designer events

Our lovely friends at Glamour Bridal in Bolton are holding this fabulous Charlotte Balbier Designer Day to showcase the new ‘Romantic Decadence’ Collection. Spaces are limited so get in touch quickly if you want to reserve a spot! More details about the Glamour experience are here.


Love love LOVE these gorgeous pinwheel bouquets from Lisa at Ribbons and Tulle. Fabulous for an alternative look on your wedding day and a lovely keepsake too. Lisa handmakes these works of art and they are available mail order from Etsy (don’t be put off if you see prices in US Dollars – the prices are … Read more

Porcelain wedding favours

Wedding favours. What do you choose? Sweets, happiness bags, lottery tickets, candles, cakes, or something a little bit more special. Something personal to you? Or something personal to your guests? I love these wedding favours. Simple and elegant and a real keepsake. Handmade by Carys Boyle Ceramics in North Wales, they are absolutely beautiful. Attach them … Read more