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

Invitations/RSVPs · Wedding Feature

Break free from ‘the norm’ with your Save the Dates

My Something Blue is so excited to announce it’s first collaborative post! Our blog today was written with the wonderful people at About to be Hitched, an online wedding marketplace for all your stationary needs. Take a look at their advice for Save the Dates and be inspired by the selection of beautiful templates they have… Continue reading Break free from ‘the norm’ with your Save the Dates

Invitations/RSVPs · Would You?

Would you… invite an ex to your wedding?

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 discussing whether exes have any place at your wedding. 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… invite an ex to your wedding?

Photography · Wedding Admin

April Showers – couples who showed a little rain can make your big day

‘No rain, no flowers.’ That’s what my mum used to say as my sister and I stared at the fourth continuous day of drizzle outside our windows. With April in full swing rain may not be at the top of your list of wedding wishes but if you do get hit by a shower then let… Continue reading April Showers – couples who showed a little rain can make your big day

Invitations/RSVPs · Would You?

Would you…have children at your wedding?

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 discussing whether there’s a place for children in the pews. Feel free to write in the comments who you agree with and any other thorny wedding issues you’d like us to tackle… Continue reading Would you…have children at your wedding?

Wedding Admin · Wedding Traditions

Attendants in attendance: Who’s who in the wedding party and what do they do?

It’s no surprise that it takes a village to plan a wedding so good thing you’re surrounded by all your favourite people to help get stuck in. But in this day and age who exactly does what?   The Happy Couple First things first, this is probably you so CONGRATULATIONS!!! Unfortunately as well as turning up, looking… Continue reading Attendants in attendance: Who’s who in the wedding party and what do they do?

Invitations/RSVPs · Wedding Admin

How to tell your aunt her cat is not invited to the wedding – and other unwanted guests.

I am going to begin this post with a word which is difficult to hear. I know this because in both my job and my personal life I am forced to use it frequently. That word is budget. I’ll warn you in advance that it does not get better with repetition. Unless you are a… Continue reading How to tell your aunt her cat is not invited to the wedding – and other unwanted guests.