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Congratulations, you’re engaged! Now there’s work to be done. With the latest trends, helpful articles, expert advice and tons of ideas, we’ll make your wedding planning process as stress-free and fun as possible. Whether you’re choosing your wedding theme, making a budget or finding your dream venue, we've got you covered from the proposal to the big day and beyond.

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Planning Essentials

Coronavirus: The Latest UK Wedding News & Rules Explained

Weddings could resume in England with no restrictions this summer, after months of disruption due to the Coronavirus pandemic. There may also be smaller weddings in spring. Here's what we know so far about the future of weddings in 2021 around the UK...

By Hannah Davies, 21/04/21

Planning Essentials

Everything You Need to Know About a Disney Wedding

Get married at the place where dreams come true and fairy godmothers come in the form of expert planners, ready to grant all of your wedding wishes. Here's everything you need to know about planning and hosting a Disney wedding!

By Emily Deane, 20/04/21

Planning Essentials

Planning a Wedding with a Chronic Illness: My 6 Top Tips

Fashion and lifestyle influencer Ali Hemsley has learnt to navigate life with a chronic illness - but how would it impact her wedding planning? She explains what she discovered about lowering stress levels as she put together her big day

By Ali Hemsley, 20/04/21

Planning Essentials

Meet the Couples Who Preferred Their Small Covid Weddings

Scaling down your wedding? These couples did just that and found that their small Covid weddings were more special than they could have imagined. Here’s why and their tips for enjoying an intimate wedding to the full…

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 20/04/21

Wedding Fashion

Our Guide to Wedding Dress Shopping During Covid

With bridal shops reopening, we explain everything you need to know about wedding dress shopping during Covid, from what the experience is like to the key safety rules. Trust us, you can still have a fabulous trying-on session!

By Hannah Davies, 20/04/21

Ceremony and Reception

New Wedding Venues: 17 of the Best New Wedding Venues to Say ‘I Do’

On the hunt for a brand new wedding venue? Something totally unique that hardly anyone else has been married in? You're in for a treat!

By Emily Deane, 19/04/21

Planning Essentials

Will You Be My Best Man? 34 Brilliant Ways to Ask Your Mate

Whether you’re playing it cool or planning a dramatic proposal, here are some seriously creative ways to ask your best mate to be your best man, many of which you definitely won’t have thought of…

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 19/04/21

Ceremony and Reception

The 17 Best Wedding Venues in Glasgow

You'll fall in love with our pick of wedding venues in Glasgow, from the South Side to the city centre. Our edit features traditional wedding spaces as well as unusual options including converted churches, grand mansions and a brewery

By Hannah Davies, 16/04/21

Ceremony and Reception

Wedding Venues in Hertfordshire: 17 of the Best

If you're looking for wedding venues in Hertfordshire, you'll be spoilt for choice! To help you put together your shortlist, these are some of our favourite places to get married, from historic country houses to stunning party barns

By Hannah Davies, 16/04/21

Ceremony and Reception

The 17 Best Elopement Packages for 2021

Planning a just-the-two-of-us wedding? We've found the elopement packages you need to know about around the UK, from luxury celebrations to cheap-but-chic weddings for two

By Hannah Davies, 16/04/21

Wedding Fashion

What is a Commitment Ring? Plus 35 of our Favourites

If you’re wondering about the difference between an engagement ring and a commitment ring, we’ve got everything you need to know. From how and when to give a commitment ring to what finger to wear it on, read on before you commit…

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 16/04/21

Planning Essentials

Maid of Honour Duties Explained

Being a maid of honour is both a privilege and a responsibility. Here's everything you'll need to know to be the best right-hand a bride could ask for...

By Lucy Addicott, 15/04/21

Planning Essentials

32 Unusual Anniversary Gift Ideas for Your Boyfriend

These anniversary gifts for your boyfriend will go down a treat – just thank us later. Whether he’s a foodie, sporty, green fingered or partial to an at-home facial, we’ve got gift ideas for every kinda guy

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 15/04/21

Planning Essentials

33 Thoughtful Anniversary Gifts for Your Girlfriend

We’ve put our heads together to find anniversary gift ideas for your girlfriend that are thoughtful, personal and anything but cheesy. Browse the following and get set to celebrate your anniversary in style…

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 15/04/21

Real Weddings

Real Covid Wedding: Becky and Ben, Colville Hall in Essex

A major guest list change, no live music and a reworked wedding breakfast: despite having to rethink their wedding due to Coronavirus restrictions, this couple still enjoyed a special autumn celebration in a beautiful barn venue

By Hannah Davies, 14/04/21

Ceremony and Reception

8 Alternative Wedding Speech Ideas to Include in Your Day

Shake up the traditional wedding speech format with these ingenious ideas from a professional wedding speech writer.

By Emily Deane, 13/04/21