For anyone organising a summer garden party you will know that this is no small feat. From the all important guest list, deciding which catering options to offer, as well as how to keep your guests entertained. It goes without saying, planning an outdoor celebration comes with a whole host of considerations. But, with a…

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Once the foundations for your wedding day have been laid, you can then move onto making your special day a unique celebration that perfectly reflects your personalities, and provides both you and your guests with precious memories to be cherished forever. Including thoughtful gestures is a guaranteed way to make sure your guests feel looked…

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Outdoor Wedding | Essex Wedding Planner

Photo Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film If you’re considering planning an outdoor wedding, or are part way through planning an outdoor wedding you will no doubt be aware this is a task not to be taken lightly. Whether you are thinking to hold your ceremony outside, your reception or both, there…

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Image Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film Couples choose to host an intimate wedding for many reasons. For some, complicated family situations may prevent them from hosting a traditional white wedding. Whilst couples planning their second marriage may be looking to plan an intimate, understated wedding in contrast to their first marriage.…

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Following the exchange of your wedding vows, tradition states you should then treat your guests to a three course sit down wedding breakfast. However, as we know, couples are now choosing to break with tradition and include a variety of non traditional elements into their wedding day. With alternative catering choices topping the list as…

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  After months and quite possibly years of planning your wedding day, it’s important to have everything in place so you can relax and enjoy the special day that you have planned to perfection. As the countdown to your wedding day begins, it’s easy to become distracted and forget to put in place small details…

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Planning A Marquee Wedding | Essex Wedding Planner

  I must confess, I do have a soft spot for marquee weddings. Not only do I adore the creative flexibility they offer, but I also love putting together a dream team of suppliers to transform a blank canvas space into a wonderful backdrop for my clients weddings. But, as flexible as marquee weddings are,…

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A Guide to Wedding Day Timings | Essex Wedding Planner

Image Credit: Danielle Smith Photography Planning your wedding is quite possibly the first large event you have planned. So, if you are struggling to put together a wedding day schedule, then this is perfectly normal. It can be hard to strike the balance between enough structure to ensure your day runs smoothly, whilst allowing a…

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Image Credit:Danielle Smith Photography As a wedding planner I have listened to many wedding speeches and can confirm they are a fun and much anticipated element of a wedding day. Guests love to be entertained with comical stories from the best man, tear jerking words from the bride’s father, as well as hearing the groom…

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Wedding Traditions | Essex Wedding Planner

  From the bride throwing her bouquet through to that perfectly orchestrated confetti moment, weddings are still packed with an abundance of wedding traditions. With couples who are hosting a non traditional wedding also choosing to incorporate a number of age old traditions within their big day. Thanks to COVID 19 lots of engaged couples…

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