The number one thing I’m asked about planning weddings

The number one thing I’m asked about planning weddings is probably not what you think it is. It’s not ‘don’t you wish you were planning your own again’, nor is it anything to do with ‘the pretty’. What people actually ask me most often is ‘Isn’t it terribly stressful?’ Well, of course it would be […]

Choosing your wedding venue

Your wedding venue is the backdrop to your day. Choosing your venue will help you with every other element going forward. Before you start researching check in with your original vision, ideas, Pinterest board, thoughts and feelings as your venue really forms the foundation of everything else you will choose in terms of décor, accessories, […]

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%, […]

Your Guest List

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Your Guest List This is one area of wedding planning where couples can become really unstuck. You can become overwhelmed and often overshadowed by supposedly well meaning loved ones’ suggestions. Think about your venue Sometimes the venue’s capacity pretty much dictates how many guests you can invite. Make sure you know this number first. Wish […]

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 […]

Keen to become a Wedding Planner?

I know a few of our subscribers here are, or are keen to become, a wedding planner, or have an interest in planning weddings and events. I therefore thought I would take the opportunity to let you know about the various educational programs we offer via The UK Alliance of Wedding Planners which I co-own […]

Making You Look Good

So you've been engaged a whole month

Making you look good is our job here at ternevents. As event and wedding planners, we love to understand your goals, then work with you to achieve them. That, quite simply, is what the job is all about. You, the client, brief us fully and explain exactly what you are trying to achieve for whom, […]