Author Archives: Charlotte Smith

The famous Maria Modes Sixpence Sample Sale is back

The famous Maria Modes Sixpence Sample Sale is back and set to take place from Thursday 25th April to Sunday 28th April 2019. One of the largest and most luxurious bridal shops in the North West will be filled with over 150 sale dresses from leading designers; Maggie Sottero, Ian Stuart, Mori Lee, Pronovias and Rebecca Ingram. Dress sizes […]

What to Expect at a Wedding Fayre, by Dave Thompson

Wedding Fayres have become more popular over the years and are now seen as a vital part of pre-wedding planning and choosing your suppliers. I have taken part in 6 wedding fayres so far this year. The options available to couples now planning their wedding seem to be changing and becoming more impressive by the […]

A Guide to First Anniversary Present Ideas

First Anniversary presents

You’ve had one exciting year of marriage and your anniversary is on the horizon. So, you want to make it extra special and find a gift to celebrate that first year. But, you read that the traditional first anniversary gift is…paper. Yup, paper. Exciting right? Well on the surface, maybe not. However, remember that there’s […]

Getting Married Abroad? Here’s our Destination Wedding Checklist

Destination Wedding Checklist

Planning a destination wedding can feel like a huge challenge. Making a wedding planning checklist for a wedding near home is difficult enough, add in all the extra stresses of a destination wedding and it might feel overwhelming. Have no fear! We’re here to help! We’re going to give you our ultimate destination wedding checklist […]

15 Winter Wedding Favours Your Guests Will Love

Winter weddings are definitely romantic. Getting cosy with your guests in a beautiful, warm indoor venue. What’s not to love? The perfect thing about indoor weddings (besides not having to worry about the weather) is that you can really let your creativity shine! Whether you’re planning an intimate winter get together or a grand festive […]

Bridesmaid Dress Trends Set to be Big in 2019

Image courtesy of SouthBound Bride

Ok, so once you’ve made your dress decision, it’s time to think about your lovely bridesmaids. Colour? Shape? Style? Material? So many questions! Unless you’ve always had a set idea of the style and colour you’d like, this decision can be tricky. So, to help you, we’ve put together the following round-up of bridesmaid dress […]