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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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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Rain on your wedding day | Essex Wedding Planner

  With the weather being one of the few elements of your wedding day that you are unable to control, many couples worry that rain will be an uninvited guest on their wedding day. And, along with it’s arrival, will ruin each of their well laid plans. Whilst I of course appreciate that rain on…

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Your Wedding Day Budget | Essex Wedding Planner

Agreeing your budget is not the most exciting task you will undertake whilst planning your wedding, but it is an important one. As discussed in a previous blog post, Planning Your Wedding. Confirming your budget at the very beginning of your wedding planning journey will help you to identify early on the wedding you are…

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A Guide To Planning your Wedding | Essex Wedding Planner

Image Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film Studio Let’s cut straight to the chase, as romantic and fun as wedding planning sounds, the harsh reality is it can be stressful and overwhelming at times.  You have been riding high in engagement heaven, to then come back down to reality with an almighty…

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Planning a Winter Wedding From Essex Wedding Planner

Image Credit: Terri & Lori Fine Art Photography & Film Most engaged couples will bypass the winter months when choosing their wedding date. When in reality this season offers an abundance of inspiration and opportunities for your wedding day. I have always had a soft spot for winter weddings. In fact, I chose to host…

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Plans to finalise a week before your wedding by Hayley Jayne Weddings & Events

  As a wedding planner utilising the time correctly in the week leading up to a clients wedding is essential in ensuring that I am able to seamlessly deliver their wedding.  I will always be busy confirming and re-confirming all plans that have been put in place throughout the planning process. Of course, everything would…

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