Rainy Wedding- not the end of the world!

Lots of people grow up with an idea of what their wedding will be like one day… but not me. When my boyfriend at the time proposed it was perfect, but when it came to wedding planning we didn’t have a clue where to start! After quite a bit of discussion we decided that, although … 

 

8 Top Tips: Choosing Wedding Food

Sian Prior has run over 300 weddings over the last 4 years, and is the Sales And Events Manager at the Award winning CaterCaterLtd, based in Gloucestershire. Here are her tops tips when organising food for your special event: I am a self-confessed fussy eater. I know what I like, and I like it done … 

 

Pre-Wedding Tips

The night before and the morning of your wedding can be an emotional roller coaster, one minute you’re on cloud nine, the next, you feel anxious, worried and even maybe some last minute doubts. Here are some top tips to help brides and grooms relax and prepare for the “I do’s”. The Night Before 1. … 

 

5 things I’ve learnt about weddings

My fiancée and I got engaged at the end of our USA travels in July 2016. The last fifteen months have definitely been the fastest and busiest of our lives – juggling new jobs and a house move with preparations for our big day. It’s been hard work and stressful at times but also very … 

 

5 ways to deal with the wedding blues

I know some readers will think… “what?! how can you be depressed, you just got married!”. Well, it’s these types of comments and assumptions that can make a newlywed really anxious, worried and self-conscious about how they are feeling after the big day. It is normal for brides and grooms to feel blue the next … 

 

What do do with your dress, after the big day…

Whether you’ve spent £50 or £5,000, your wedding dress, in my opinion, is one of the most vital parts of the wedding day, especially for the bride. To me, the bride is the centerpiece to the whole day and therefore obviously the dress is an important accessory to that. But after the big day, once the … 

 

SoonlyWeds Loves: Being Unique

SoonlyWeds Loves is back! Showcasing a selection of our favorite unique vendors. Everyone knows the traditional ingredients that make a wedding- venue, dress, cake, flowers blah blah blah. These days, couples can have so much fun with these elements and add unique and personal touches to their day. Even if a traditional wedding is the style … 

 

Thoughts of You Flowers

Hello everyone, I’m Amy and I am the owner of Thoughts of You, an award-winning wedding florist. I am going to be blogging on the SoonlyWeds blog once a month covering lots of different topics involved with wedding flowers. As well as producing informative blogs I will also be featuring some of our real weddings … 

 

Bridesmaids-the other love in your life

I have read many blogs about ‘How to pick your bridesmaids?’ and a lot of them tell you to consider: their body shapes, hair and skin colors; family vs friends; how many is the correct number? This is all seemed superficial to me and not the right way to go about it… Choosing who will … 

 

5 Ps for the Perfect Proposal

Simply follow the 5 P’s in order for the perfect proposal. Person… …it sounds very obvious and patronising, however, you need to ensure that the person you are with is the one for you and that you want to spend the rest of your life with them. You have to be really certain of this …