Wedding Planning

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

How Many People Can Attend a Wedding? The Latest Coronavirus Rules for Weddings Explained

Now wedding ceremonies and receptions for up to 15 people are allowed in England, here's what you will and won't be allowed to do on the day - and what the Coronavirus guidelines for weddings look like in the rest of the UK

By Emily Deane, 22/09/20

Wedding Fashion

Alternative Wedding Dresses: The Best Statement Styles

Be a bold, fashion-forward bride – and create a gorgeous talking point – by choosing one of these stunning alternative wedding dresses

By Hannah Davies, 22/09/20

Planning Essentials

47 of the Best Couples Halloween Costumes for 2020

Halloween is just around the corner, so team up with your better half on 31st October by donning one of the best couples Halloween costumes for 2020

By Eleanor Jones, 22/09/20

Planning Essentials

7 Things Not to Say to Someone Who Postponed Their Wedding

Know someone who's had to postpone their big day and not sure what to say? Here are the 7 things to avoid uttering at all costs, plus some helpful hints on what they might like to hear instead...

By Eleanor Jones, 22/09/20

Wedding Fashion

The 36 Best Wedding Dress Shops in the UK

Finding your perfect dress is easy with our guide to the UK's best bridal boutiques. These are the wedding dress shops that make bridal fashion dreams come true.

By Hannah Davies, 22/09/20

Cakes

21 Small Wedding Cakes for Intimate Receptions

Small wedding cakes can still have a big impact. We've rounded up the most stylish bakes for intimate weddings, from small cakes with flowers to rustic sponges.

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Ceremony and Reception

31 Beautiful Wedding Aisle Decor Ideas

Make your wedding aisle a thing of beauty with our guide to the best decorations and finishing touches, from rustic chic to sleek and contemporary, for every kind of ceremony

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Ceremony and Reception

Wedding Colour Schemes: 15 Beautiful Palettes for Every Season

We reveal the beautiful colour combinations you need to consider. These wedding colour schemes will work for spring, summer, autumn and winter, from a fresh take on pretty pastels to the boldest brights. Get ready to find your perfect palette!

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Ceremony and Reception

Everything You Need to Know About Arranging a Civil Ceremony

Ready to get legally wed? We explain everything you need to know to arrange a civil wedding ceremony in the UK, from venues to costs - and what actually happens on the day

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Planning Essentials

33 Unusual Wedding Place Card Ideas Your Guests Will Remember

These beautiful wedding place cards will get guests to their seats as well as adding extra personality to your reception tables. From traditional flat cards to vintage-inspired ideas, there's something here for every style of wedding

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Planning Essentials

Marriage Advice: 25 Top Tips for a Long and Happy Marriage

What's the best advice we'd give to a bride or groom? Understand that there isn't one single secret to a successful marriage - just lots of little things to keep your relationship strong. We asked married couples to reveal how they've stayed in love....

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Planning Essentials

What is a Wedding Breakfast? Tips and Ideas to Impress Your Guests

Give your guests a feast to remember with these foodie tips for a wedding breakfast they'll all love. We also explain why it's called a 'wedding breakfast' in the first place - the answer will surprise you...

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Planning Essentials

The Best Month to Get Married in the UK

How do you choose your wedding date? There are a lot of factors to consider. We explain how to work out which is the best month for you to get married in the UK

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

Ceremony and Reception

Unusual Wedding Food Ideas Your Guests Will Love

Amaze your guests with these unusual wedding food ideas - but be warned, this article will make you feel hungry!

By Hannah Davies, 20/09/20

Planning Essentials

How Many Bridesmaids Should You Have?

Find your perfect number with our simple guide to choosing how many bridesmaids to have in your wedding party.

By Hannah Davies, 20/09/20

Wedding Fashion

Wedding Garter: 21 Unique Styles to Shop and Everything You Need to Know About the Tradition

Find out everything you need to know about wedding garters and their tradition - along with a selection of our favourite bridal garter styles

By Hannah Davies, 19/09/20