Styling A Marquee Wedding | Essex Wedding Planner

With few rules and regulations to consider many couples are drawn to the flexibility a marquee wedding reception has to offer.¬†Building a venue from scratch and working with a blank canvas interior appeals to couples who are keen to style their wedding reception in a way that perfectly matches their vision, rather than having to…

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Must Have Photos For Your Wedding Day | Essex Wedding Planner

Choosing your wedding photographer is an important decision to make when planning your wedding. They will capture fun moments from your pre-ceremony preparations, tender moments as you exchange vows, emotional moments throughout your speeches and not forgetting the fun that was had during your evening reception. But, booking your dream photographer is just the first…

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Stationery for your wedding day | Essex Wedding Planner

Choosing your wedding stationery will be one of the more creative and fun elements of planning your wedding. Your save the dates or invitations will provide your guests with a sneak peak of the wedding you are planning with the colour palette and wording giving your guests a small glimpse of what they can expect…

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Wedding Planning Mistakes | Essex Wedding planner

When planning your wedding it’s inevitable that you will encounter a number of issues along the way. Your florist may need to tweak your florals to fit your budget, you may need to compromise on the style of cake you order, or your first choice band may already have a booking for your wedding day.…

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Styling your wedding day | Essex Wedding planner

Styling your wedding day is a job not to be taken lightly. It takes an abundance of research, creativity and a keen eye for detail. Each decision you make from the venue you choose, the colour palette you incorporate and the food you serve your guests will contribute to the overall style of your wedding.…

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Wedding Planner v Co-ordinator | Essex Wedding Planner

Image Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film I have lost count how many times I am asked to explain the difference between a wedding planner and a venue co-ordinator. With the roles being both similar and complementary, it’s easy to see where the confusion may lay, but as an independent wedding planner…

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Wedding Planning Checklist | Essex Wedding Planner

Image Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film If you’re reading this blog post, chances are you’re recently engaged, so first things first, huge congratulations on your engagement. Planning Journey Most newly engaged couples are blissfully unaware that they are about to embark on the biggest planning journey they have encountered so far.…

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Hidden Costs Of A Wedding | Essex Wedding Planner

As a wedding planner I always take special care to fully understand venue’s and suppliers pricing structure before sharing their costs with my couples. Ensuring there will be no additional costs added to the final invoice not only prevents unexpected surprises, but it also allows you to compare all prices like for like. Keeping track…

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Organising Your Table Plan | Essex Wedding Planner

  If there is one thing I have learnt from being a wedding planner it’s that table plans always change at the last minute. Whether it’s a guest who accepted your invitation late, a guest that has had to drop out at the last minute, or an unexpected guest has joined you without prior warning.…

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Planning An Intimate Proposal | Essex Wedding Planner

There’s no denying Covid 19 has presented us with a whole host of challenges this year not least couples who had chosen 2020 as the year to marry or become engaged to marry. And as we approach engagement season I’m sure many of the Christmas and Valentine’s proposers will be adjusting their plans, getting creative…

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