Engagement Rings

Why going ring shopping with your man (or woman) is a good idea

This seems to be one of those topics that splits opinion right down the middle. On the one side you have the die-hard traditionals who dream of a candlelit, down-on-one-knee, heart-racing, surprise and who bolster themselves with the absolute assurance that they’ve found the person who knows them better than they know themselves and therefore… Continue reading Why going ring shopping with your man (or woman) is a good idea

Would You?

Would you… have a wedding registry?

Would You?  sees our two bloggers debate either side of a wedding related issue. You can then vote for your opinion. This week we’re looking at the tradition of the wedding registry! Feel free to write in the comments who you agree with and any other thorny wedding issues you’d like us to tackle next! Yes:… Continue reading Would you… have a wedding registry?

Drinks · Reception · Something Blue

Something Blue – Signature Cocktails

Every Tuesday is Blue Tuesday where we bring you cute and quirky ideas for that special something blue. Do you already have yours? Let us know what it is in the comments! Earlier on this blog we discussed the pros and cons of having a cocktail hour between your ceremony and reception. A craze that… Continue reading Something Blue – Signature Cocktails

Food · Wedding Cake · Wedding Traditions · Would You?

Would you… cut the cake at your reception?

Would You?  sees our two bloggers debate either side of a wedding related issue. You can then vote for your opinion. This week we’re looking at that old tradition of having a formal cake cutting as part of your reception. Feel free to write in the comments who you agree with and any other thorny wedding… Continue reading Would you… cut the cake at your reception?

Ceremony · Vows · Wedding Admin

5 top tips for writing your own vows

Photos by Olivia Leigh Weddings Deciding to write your own wedding vows is a cute and creative way to express to your partner just why you’re marrying them and what you hope for the future you’re about to build together. But it can also be surprisingly challenging! You may think your better half is the… Continue reading 5 top tips for writing your own vows