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Domes of Elounda in Crete

Domes of Elounda in Crete

A wedding day is one that will be joyfully remembered for a lifetime –

Greece’s iconic hotel Domes of Elounda has created an extraordinary setting in which to celebrate the beginning of a new life. From a rose strewn,  private chapel with spectacular views of the sea, to the sprawling wooden decks perched over clear blue water and surrounded by the lush and exotic gardens, this is a day that will be coloured by everlasting memories.

Memorable weddings in unique venues at the Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Shropshire

Ironbridge Gorge Museums Shropshire River Severn Valley Offers 3 unique venues for memorable weddings

 

The Ironbridge Gorge Museums in Shropshire’s river Severn valley offer three unique venues for memorable wedding celebrations including a recreated Victorian Town depicting life more than 100 years ago with costumed characters.

At Blists Hill Victorian Town there’s a pub, shops and cottages and even a historic fairground for guests to enjoy. The Club Room, situated above the New Inn Public House, is a lovely intimate setting for a civil marriage ceremony for up to 40 guests.


Add a Personal Stamp to your Wedding

TwentyTweny block printing kit, add Personal Stamp to your Wedding

Artistic endeavor has never been greater for the bride to be as more and more personalisation, craft and creativity features in preparations for the big day. Block printing is one of the simplest, but most effective ways of producing your own printed designs and is also a hugely satisfying project to complete.

Twenty Twenty Gallery has worked with renowned artist Angela Harding to produce a beautifully presented block printing kit in a   handmade wooden box, that would make a fabulous gift in itself. Angela’s works of flora and countryside are hugely inspirational and illustrate the striking elegance of block printing.


Celebrating your Special day forever with a drawn wedding boudoir portrait

wedding boudoir portrait image

You are getting married, making a wonderful commitment. Planning to be the most beautiful and memorable you can look and feel and allow your family and loved ones to celebrate this moment with you. You will have your incredible day and what you keep forever are your memories! But how do you honour this huge moment in a timeless way which celebrates your love and your radiant and sensual beauty and which will never fade? Either as a gift to your partner-to-be or to yourself, commissioning a drawn wedding boudoir portrait by renowned London artist Skye Holland is a unique, intimate and totally transformational experience.

Calling all brides and grooms to be!!

The Fusilier Museum, Bury, is to host its second Wedding Show on Sunday 18th October 2015

 

The Fusilier Museum, Bury, is to host its second Wedding Show on Sunday 18th October 2015 where one lucky couple could win FREE room hire for their wedding reception.

The FREE wedding show will take place between 12pm and 4pm in Bury’s newest wedding venue and will include over 15 exhibitors from a range of local and regional businesses who will aim to inspire brides and grooms when planning their special day.

The special event will also include a Live Catwalk show featuring a wide range of wedding dresses, bridesmaid dresses and suits for the bridal party and visitors will be entertained by wedding singer Gary Gee.

Planning Your Non-Traditional Wedding

Some people dream about a classic, traditional wedding: a church service, a white dress, a reception in the banquet suite of an expensive hotel, and a school disco atmosphere with one or two too many drinks. Others, however, are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, and wish to plan a wedding that will stick in the mind of attendees for its originality. If you see yourself as one of these latter types — very creative, very independent — then here are a few tips and ideas that you may find useful when planning your special day.

Retreat to the Forest

Beaulieu Cottage New Forest Living

Mini-Moon Breaks to Relax and Rejuvenate. Your wedding day is the most special day of your life. But let’s face it, it can be tiring! It’s a big day for everyone involved and when the lights have gone down and the last of your guests has boogied their way off the dance floor, you’ll be ready for some downtime.

The New Forest offers the perfect retreat for newlyweds. Just a 90 minute train journey from central London, the New Forest is the ideal minimoon location, where you can relax, rejuvenate and spend some quality time with your new husband/wife.

Of course, no honeymoon is complete without somewhere gorgeous to stay. A keen favourite with mini-mooners visiting the New Forest is Beaulieu River View.

Personalised Wedding gifts

Fired 4 U, Peronalised Wedding Gifts

Personalised Wedding gifts are one of the most popular gifts with any Bride and Groom.  Jane at Fired 4 U specialises in one off bespoke hand painted ceramic gifts.

You can choose from Signature plates, plates, wine coolers, wine goblets, vases, teapots, cufflinks, name plaques and mugs to name a few. With the dates, names, colours, designs and messages all personal to the Bride and Groom these make treasure gifts. Hand painted gifts can take a little while to create the design and then to paint this onto the pottery and Fire it for you.


Hunter Viii Hunter: Luxury, Bespoke, Independent Wedding Caterer

Tailored Offering For Brides & Grooms

Hunter VIII Hunter is a luxury caterer, specialising in creating bespoke wedding experiences that make excellence accessible as standard.

Made up of an experienced and dynamic team of four creatives – chefs, events planners and stylists – Hunter VIII Hunter provides an unrivalled culinary offering with impeccable service, making it the perfect choice for those looking to host the most exclusive and unique wedding celebrations.


Hunter Viii Hunter: Luxury, Bespoke, Independent Wedding Caterer

Tailored Offering For Brides & Grooms

Hunter VIII Hunter is a luxury caterer, specialising in creating bespoke wedding experiences that make excellence accessible as standard.

Made up of an experienced and dynamic team of four creatives – chefs, events planners and stylists – Hunter VIII Hunter provides an unrivalled culinary offering with impeccable service, making it the perfect choice for those looking to host the most exclusive and unique wedding celebrations.


10 Stunning Wedding Venues in UK

10 Stunning Wedding Venues in UK

 

Planning and deciding the best venue for your wedding can take up the whole lot of effort, more than expected. Before finalising any wedding venue in a hurry, these venues might come-in handy.

Don’t forget that the essence for the wedding day is surely set by the venue you choose, more than the flowers, decorations, food and so on. So why not steal some time out and read about these wonderful wedding venues in UK.


Bespoke Jewellers

Bespoke Jewellers

Bespoke Engagement Rings and Wedding Rings at Form Bespoke Jewellers

When it comes to a wedding, you want every element to be special for you and your partner – that includes your wedding rings and engagement ring too!

A trip to Form Bespoke Jewellers in Leeds, West Yorkshire, finds you in the friendly and capable hands of award-winning jewellers, Tim Swann and Gary Thompson. With over 60 years in the jewellery industry, they have refined their quality craftsmanship into a fine art.


Queen of Gems

Queen of Gems

Revered as a symbol of hope, fidelity, and purity, opal was dubbed the Queen of Gems by the ancient Romans, and remains the ideal accompaniment to your wedding today. Subtle enough to let your dress do the talking, but unique and striking enough to make a statement.

The most unique gemstone, Opal is truly exceptional because each individual gem is adorned with a one-of-a-kind colour combination. With its rainbow of colours, as you turn and move, the Opal changes colour. Set against the soft ivory and white of wedding dresses, this is a subtle yet striking look for your big day.


TASTE TRADITIONAL BRITISH HOSPITALITY AT THE TEA PARLOUR

Taste Traditional British Hospitality at the Tea Parlour

PARTY planners can now offer their guests a traditional British tea service as part of their celebrations thanks to one of Merseyside’s most unique venues.

The Tea Parlour, Mathew Street, Liverpool, which offers vintage afternoon tea in a traditional British setting, is available for private hire for a whole host of occasions. The Grade II listed venue is offering its facilities and catering to those looking for a venue with a difference for special events, such as hen dos, weddings, birthdays and baby showers.

Leeds Marriott Hotel Sets the scene for weddings

Leeds Marriott Hotel Yorkshire

Leeds Marriott Hotel has been setting the scene for courting Yorkshire couples for decade.

Boasting a unique landmark that has been attracting brides and grooms-to-be throughout history. There’s a lovely story behind it. In 1865, businessman John Dyson bought two cottages at numbers 126 and 127 Briggate to set up a small jewellers, which now forms part of the hotel. Dyson installed a large and very beautiful clock on the front of the building, which has been an iconic Leeds landmark ever since.


Top Tips for Planning a Hen Do

Top Tips for Planning a Hen Do - Poll with photo

Hen do season is fast approaching, and if you are lucky enough to be named maid of honour you now have a lot of planning to do.

But there are so many potential pitfalls; inviting the right person, negotiating the budget, picking the perfect date and venue – keeping the bride and an entire friendship group happy can often be as much work as organising the wedding itself.

Below are a few top tips to help you avoid disaster while planning the brides-to-be’s perfect send of celebration.