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You deserve a wedding that’s as unique as you, which is why we have thousands of inspirational wedding planning ideas to personalise your day. From décor inspiration to the latest trends, wedding themes to wedding favours, dates ideas to gift ideas, you’ll find everything you need to know about wedding planning here.

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Are Wedding Receptions Allowed? The Latest Coronavirus Rules for Weddings Explained

Now wedding ceremonies and receptions for up to 30 people have been allowed to return 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, 14/08/20

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8 Charity Wedding Favours to Consider for Your Big Day

Swap out the traditional gifts for wedding guests with seriously worthwhile charity wedding favours that are sure to spark conversation

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 11/08/20

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20 Surprising Things Real Couples Have Learnt About Their Relationships in Lockdown

It has been... unprecedented. We asked couples to get *really* honest what they’ve learned about their relationships in lockdown - for better and for worse

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 11/08/20

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35th Wedding Anniversary: Perfect Present Ideas for Your Coral Wedding Anniversary

Celebrate 35 years of marriage with the traditional anniversary gift of coral. If you want to choose the modern alternative, opt for a jade-inspired gift

By Rebecca Fearn, 06/08/20

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30th Wedding Anniversary: Our Favourite Pearl Gift Ideas

Celebrate 30 years of marriage with some of these gorgeous pearl-inspired gift ideas

By Rebecca Fearn, 06/08/20

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The Complete 14th Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: 29 Thoughtful Present Ideas

Discover the most romantic and thoughtful present ideas for celebrating 14 years of marriage

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 04/08/20

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10th Wedding Anniversary Gifts: The Best 10 Year Wedding Anniversary Ideas

Whether you go for the traditional 10th anniversary gift of tin or the modern alternative - diamonds - we have picked out the best gift ideas

By Rebecca Fearn, 04/08/20

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8th Wedding Anniversary: 29 Gift Ideas for Your Bronze Anniversary

Celebrate your eighth wedding anniversary with a traditional bronze gift, or go a little more contemporary with linen and lace. Here are the best presents for both themes to shop now.

By Eleanor Jones, 04/08/20

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6th Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: 25 Iron and Sugar Gift Ideas

If you are fast approaching your sixth wedding anniversary and are not sure what to buy your other half, then fear not - our sixth wedding anniversary gift guide is here to help

By Rebecca Fearn, 03/08/20

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Vintage Wedding Decor: 36 Beautiful Ideas for Your Reception

If you're planning a vintage style wedding, make sure it's totally transformed with these timeless vintage finishing touches

By Helen Pye, 25/07/20

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19 Chic Wedding Welcome Sign Ideas

From rustic wooden pieces that are easy to DIY to ultra-modern floral installations, we've got plenty of wedding welcome sign ideas to inspire you.

By Emily Deane, 24/07/20

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15th Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: Traditional and Modern Present Ideas

Celebrate fifteen years of marriage with the traditional gift of crystal or the modern gift of a watch. Our 15th wedding anniversary gift guide is packed full of ideas

By Emily Deane, 14/07/20

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37 Cheap Wedding Favours for £1 or Less

You can still have fabulous favours if you’re on a tight budget! We've rounded up 37 beautiful and cheap wedding favours that cost £1 or less

By Helen Pye, 14/07/20

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The UK’s Best Wedding Planners: 20 Planners to Know About

Not sure how to take your Pinterest board and make it a wedding reality? Enlist the help of one of the UK's very best wedding planners.

By Emily Deane, 14/07/20

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DIY Wedding Post Box Ideas: 22 Ways to Collect Your Cards in Style

Get ready to fall in love with these unique wedding post box and card box ideas - they would make amazing centrepieces at any wedding gift table

By Helen Pye, 14/07/20

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10 Traditions to Ditch or Reinvent for a Same-Sex Wedding

Who gets walked down the aisle at a gay wedding? Is there still a best man's speech? Here's 10 ways you can make the roles and structure at an LGBT wedding completely your own

By Helen Pye, 13/07/20