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Thanksgiving Day

By bernadette

Tomorrow will be ‘Thanksgiving Day’ mainly celebrated in America and Canada. But what is ‘Thanksgiving’? In essence it is a harvest festival when people give thanks for the harvest, now people use the holiday to give thanks to everything and everyone positive in their life. It tends to be a large celebration with friends and…

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Ideas for planning a DIY wedding

By bernadette

Recently I contributed to an article Rachel Holmes was writing for the Guardian namely ‘Recession-busting wedding ideas’ . The article explains how to save money and get exactly what you want by planning a wedding ‘staycation’ in the countryside. As many of my followers know I specialise in country weddings and in particular marquee functions…

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Real Wedding: Josephine & Gordon Pt2

By bernadette

At the end of August 2009 I planned the wedding of Josephine and Gordon in Newmarket. We had been planning the wedding for 2 years so it was wonderful seeing all our ideas come together on the day. I will miss our afternoon tea meetings with Josephine! Whilst Lisa was at the church I was…

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Frosty Fairy

By bernadette

Just wanted to show this beautiful snow fairy with you from Anonymous Statues . I’ve used the statues before at weddings and are a brilliant talking point.

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Le Big Kiss

By bernadette

I was recently contacted by artist Tanya Short from Lebigkiss who is based in the wonderful Loire Valley in France. A renowned artist whose work has been commissioned by IKEA, CCA Galleries London and The Art Group. Alongside her printed art she produces the most stunning cake toppers ranging from £15 – £70. Some previous…

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Client feedback

By bernadette

As part of my continuing development as not only an event planner but as a growing business, I always ask my clients for feedback. I ask clients to rate the quality of my service as well as areas in which I can improve. Next year I hope to have some statistics to show you once…

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Real wedding:Josephine & Gordon Pt1

By bernadette

At the end of August 2009 I planned the wedding of Josephine and Gordon in Newmarket. We had been planning the wedding for 2 years so it was wonderful seeing all our ideas come together on the day. I will miss our afternoon tea meetings with Josephine! We had arranged for guests to be transported…

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Love quotations

By bernadette

“Immature love says: “I love you because I need you.” Mature love says: “I need you because I love you.” Erich Fromm

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01376 561 544 / 07939 215 531

Please note every image shown on our website has been taken from previous events we have organised. Our thanks to the following photographers for sending us the images:
Jasmine Jade, Simon Carr, Kerry Morgan, Touch Photography, Tracey Hosey, Tim Bowden, Contre Jour, Mark Bothwell, Max Burnett from Weddings_M, Julian Porch