What’s New

We’ve been really busy behind the scenes here at SoonlyWeds HQ recently, I’m hoping you noticed some of the changes. If not let’s have a look what has changed – we think you’ll like it. The first radical change is the vendor profiles, say bye-bye to the old style pop up windows and say hello … 

 

5 Tips: plan a wedding in 6 months!

“Liz Way is a guest blogger for SoonlyWeds sharing her experience of booking and planning a Wedding in the short time of 6 months! Read her top tips to see how she pulled it off!” I got engaged at Christmas 2015 and walked down the aisle in July 2016. That gave me a little over … 

 

Bridezilla or just organised? 5 top tips

I am notorious amongst family and friends for being organised. I love to plan, I need lists in my life and the best present to buy me would be anything stationary related! So, when I said yes to my now husband, I lived up to my reputation and started preparations the next day! See what to … 

 

SoonlyWeds Loves: Wedding Cakes

This is the first of many SoonlyWeds Loves blog posts where I will be sharing some of our wonderful vendors with you and showcasing some of their brilliant work- the first being wedding cakes! So, wedding cake- everyone loves wedding cake, whether you are a traditional fruit, rich chocolate fudge or a sticky Vicki! Everyone … 

 

Pros and Cons of an Outdoor Wedding

Me and the Hubby love being outdoors, we love camping, walking, climbing, and generally getting close to nature, so the choice between an indoor and outdoor wedding was a tough one. Here are my pros and cons of an outdoor wedding which ultimately swayed our decision to indoor: Pros: Opportunity for beautiful scenery Allows a … 

 

Vintage VW Campers

Get me to the church on time! As a little girl, I watched Cinderella and was in awe, not only the dress she wore but loved the part when the pumpkin turned into a carriage, I mean wow! And if you’re looking for a fairytale style wedding I can see how a horse and carriage … 

 

It’s all about the dress

Do I wear a veil? Do I have a train? White, ivory, long, short, and who knew how many blinking necklines there were, I mean, what the hell is a Bateau?! It really is a minefield when it comes to the dress, and it is an aspect of a wedding which is probably one of … 

 

Engaged? 5 questions to think about

So, I woke up the next day a fiancee! The first thing I did was look at my engagement ring, and daydream about my future wedding, the dress, the venue, flowers, the perfect day. My new husband to-be took me away to a hotel in York for the night, and the conversation was already focused … 

 

It started with a ring

It was my 21st birthday; all of my friends and family had turned out in their finery to attend a boat party on the river Aire in Leeds. My boyfriend of 5 years (yes- we were 15 when we first started seeing each other) had supported me in the planning and organising of the biggest …