Putting together your Wedding Budget

Putting together your wedding budget

The whole idea of putting together your Wedding Budget can sound daunting, but it’s very important and, if approached in the right mindset, can even be fun (honest!). Establishing and Agreeing your Budget When setting your overall Budget, make sure you have included any contributions which might be made by family members or others. Don’t […]

Forgetting something

Are you worried about forgetting something? Many brides who can’t, or don’t want to, hire a wedding planner worry about this. I recently surveyed a large number of brides to be to establish what their biggest concern is when it comes to planning their weddings. Of the 221 who responded, a huge 99, or 45%, […]

Why I do what I do

I often get asked why I do what I do, not having started out in events or weddings. Where did I come from? What seems like an eternity ago I was a senior marketing manager, I worked for a company I loved, with great colleagues and clients. This was work I grew up with from […]

Your Wedding Timeline

Wedding Timeline Are you planning your own wedding? Have you put your wedding timeline or project plan together? I don’t mean to make this sound like work. I sincerely hope it will be your favourite project ever. But viewing it as such, with a start date, end date and milestones along the way is helpful […]

What’s your Big Vision for your wedding?

So what’s your Big Vision for your Wedding? Are you recently engaged or finally getting down to the nitty gritty of planning? Take time at the outset to work out exactly what it is that the two of you want. This might sound obvious but it’s easy to get carried away with the excitement. You […]

I can’t cope with people telling me what to do for my wedding

Forgetting something

Does this sound familiar? Can’t cope? If you are a bride I’m afraid you are not alone. Brides’ Fears The 6 top fears and concerns I hear from brides embarking on their wedding planning are: I can’t cope with people telling me what to do for my wedding I feel like we’re doing things for […]

When did getting married get so complicated?

This is a question I have heard time and again over the last couple of years, often from couples’ parents, but also from couples themselves – and it’s a good question…. Actually, I don’t think getting married should be complicated, but we, the industry, can perhaps make it seem so, as can all the emotions […]