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December 2015 - Posts

Addington PalaceWe explore Asian weddings at Addington Palace

If you are planning an Asian wedding then you may have some extra considerations to think of when picking your wedding venue. If you are keeping things traditional then you will need a wedding venue with a large capacity . Catering is also another crucial factor to consider – when visiting a wedding venue talk through your catering options, do you want to provide your own caterer or are do you simply want a supplier that can specialise in your chosen cuisine? To help you make your decisions...
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Five natural winter wedding decorations by Shropshire Petals We spoke to natural petal confetti specialists Shropshire Petals to find out their top natural wedding decorations for a winter wedding.

Can you believe Christmas is literally just round the corner! This is a great time of year for weddings and a great excuse to incorporate some festive magic into your décor. If you’re conscious about going natural when it comes to choosing your wedding table decorations then you’re in luck, as Newport based florist Shropshire Petals have rounded up five of their favourite natural decorations for a winter wedding. Shropshire Petals specialise in natural petal confetti that is 100...

We love this spontaneous proposal filmed outside the Savoy!

There's nothing I love more than a good proposal caught on camera - except maybe for a really chocolatey wedding cake. So this heart-warming proposal recorded outside the Savoy yesterday made me feel extra emotional. Gareth surprised his wife-to-be Jodi with a super romantic proposal including the London City Voices choir singing their favourite song, 'One Day Like This' by Elbow. The bride-to-be's dad is very ill so Gareth wanted to propose as soon as possible - they were having dinner at the Savoy...
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Our favourite winter wedding favoursYour guests will love these amazing winter wedding favours! 

We’re over halfway through December and I can hardly contain my excitement that Christmas is round the corner! Planning a wedding during the festive season can be so exciting and there are just so many ideas you can incorporate into your theme to highlight this special time of year. One of the ways you can add a magical touch to your winter wedding is with some amazing wedding favours that are appropriate for this time of year! Check out my favourite ones here which I am certain will go down...
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Beer at weddingsCelebrity wedding planner Mark Niemierko unveils the ultimate wedding beer guide!

Leading wedding planner Mark Niemierko has created the first ever wedding guide for beer lovers - we'll cheers to that! AB InBev, the world's leading brewer, conducted a survey of newlyweds and found that although 62% of couples felt that their wedding was the best day of their lives, it lacked distinctiveness. And 60% said they found planning stressing - with the main source of stress being the pressure to have a 'unique' wedding. 85% of those surveyed said they regularly enjoy beer, however only...
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Christmas proposal tips from BeaverbrooksWe talk to expert jewellers, Beaverbrooks, for their top tips on popping the big question this Christmas.

Racking your brains for the best way to propose to your partner? Perhaps the festive period could be your moment to get down on knee and ask that all important question! According to a recent survey by Beaverbrooks the jewellers, research shows that a whopping three quarters of a million Brits are likely to propose to their other half over Christmas. The survey found that one in 20 unmarried couples will get engaged at Christmas or New Year, with receiving the ring as a gift when it’s just...

Benjamin Roberts CompetitionDon't miss your chance to enter our latest competition to win a wedding dress!

This month we are offering one lucky reader the chance to win a wedding dress from the 2016 Benjamin Roberts collection. Established in 1975, Benjamin Roberts has been one of the UK’s leading bridal wear manufacturers and now supplies over 300 bridal stores nationwide. Take a look at just some of the gorgeous gowns from the Benjamin Roberts 2016 collection. If an ivory dress doesn’t quite suit your style then think about having something a bit different by wearing a champagne wedding...
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