Entries by Laura Simmonds

How to plan for your wedding morning

The morning of your wedding is a special time; the day which you’ve been dreaming about and planning, perhaps for years, has finally arrived, and you’re bound to be feeling more than a little emotional. Deciding on how to spend this time will be important, as you try to juggle the nerves, excitement, and maybe […]

Comfy flip flops for tired bride toes

Choosing your wedding shoes is never going to be a quick or easy task; there are such a wide variety of shapes, styles and colours that finding a pair that will work perfectly with the dress you’ve chosen can seem like such a difficult decision. One of most important feature of your wedding shoes (along […]

Bridesmaid styles for your summer wedding

Choosing a bridesmaid dress can be a sometimes a little challenging – depending on how decisive you are! As you browse through various different styles, you’ll have to think carefully about not only your general wedding theme, but also how your bridesmaids will feel about your choice; since you’re close with them, you’ll probably know […]

New ring, new season of dresses

He popped the question, presented you with a beautiful ring, and you said yes…you’re engaged! Now take a deep breath; once you’ve told your parents and made the necessary calls to close friends and family, it won’t take long for you to start making a list of ‘to do’s’. One of the most exciting things […]

Drip drip drop little April showers… why April weddings are fast becoming the month of choice for weddings!

The wedding date, or more specifically the season that it falls in, can impact on every other aspect of your big day. It will dictate where you see yourself walking down the aisle, how much you’ll pay for that dream venue, even what type of flowers might adorn your tables. In general, summer tends to […]

Best wedding tips for 2016 for a realistic budget

You want to throw the wedding of your dreams; a fairy-tale day full of beautiful dresses, romantic settings, and delicious food. But all these special touches can really add up. It’s stressful enough planning the biggest day of your life, without having to worry about breaking the bank. Some ideas to reduce your wedding budget […]

Why having a wedding venue plan B to account for the weather always makes the day less stressful.

When you plan a wedding, particularly for the summer months, the last thing anyone dreams of is rain. Even though rain on your wedding day is supposed to be lucky, representing fertility, new starts, unity and renewal, it can cause havoc with the plans you have made for an outdoor venue. When you first choose […]

Planning your summer 2016 wedding? Here’s what to think about now!

There are 4 or 5 months to go until ‘the big day’… You have booked the venue, sent out the invites, and the dress of your dreams is on order.  It can be an odd time for the special couple – hopefully you’ll have all the big stuff sorted already, but it’s too early to get the […]

Wedding accessories – to sparkle and shine on your wedding day

Wedding accessories are a hugely important and significant part of the bridal ensemble that should not only make the bride look even more beautiful and elegant, but they must also suit her personality and the wedding dress she’s going to wear. It’s important to make sure you absolutely love your accessories as they will be […]

Shoes, shoes, and more shoes! Why your wedding shoes can influence your wedding style

One of the most important accessories for your wedding day is your shoes. Often overlooked for the more obvious elements or hair, makeup and jewellery, the shoes are going to influence how you walk, how comfortable you are, and can even influence the style of your entire wedding! Even if your dress is floor length […]