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A hidden artform

By bernadette

Over the years I have hired Alison Russell on many occasions to provide a silhouette service at my weddings. I find this romantic artform is perfect for the vintage and garden receptions I organise. I was delighted to find out Alison has a new website which includes a video clip on the home page of…

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Santa Barbara beach wedding

By bernadette

I love the way social media highlights fabulous suppliers and weddings from across the globe. It just proves that the world is getting smaller. Recently when on twitter I saw a post from weddingchicks saying ‘An event designer gets married and shares all the insider tips’, well of course I had to have a look…

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Glide hand in hand at Somerset House

By bernadette

Whenever I see people ice-skate I sigh with jealousy because try as I might, I simply cannot skate, luckily my husband is just as bad as me so skating is banned in our house! However, that doesnt mean the co-ordinated among you shouldnt enjoy the romance of skating hand in hand. If there is one…

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Love quotations

By bernadette

On the 1st of every month we hope to inspire you with some love quotations.

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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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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