Planning a Winter Wedding From Essex Wedding Planner

Often dismissed as the season to avoid by engaged couples, when in reality the winter months offer 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 my own wedding in December.  I fell in love with the romance…

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Inviting children to your wedding

As a wedding planner, it’s vital that I establish a couples intentions regarding inviting children to their nuptials in the early stages of planning their wedding.  This will not only allow me to recommend appropriate wedding venues, (as it is not unusual for some venues to either limited the number of children attending a wedding,…

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Do I need a wedding planner by Hayley Jayne Weddings & Events

It’s inevitable that couples will experience a whole host of emotions throughout their wedding planning journey, ranging from pure excitement through to utter overwhelm. For some, a brand new venture that they can project manage is beyond exciting.  Gathering inspiration, creating spreadsheets, reaching out to potential wedding suppliers and fine-tuning logistical detail is second nature…

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Questions for your wedding suppliers from Essex wedding planner

  For anyone new to the world of wedding planning it can be a daunting place.  With so many wonderful wedding suppliers available, couples are often left overwhelmed and at a loss at where to begin. To help you along the way I have put together a guide listing a variety of wedding  suppliers that…

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Wedding drink trends for 2019 from Essex wedding planner

When Heather from The White Mule Company asked if she could share her wedding drink trends for 2019 on my blog, I of course jumped at the chance. Having run this beautifully converted horse trailer since 2017, I could think of nobody better to put us in the know about all things cocktails, bars and well…

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Things to do whilst planning your wedding from Essex wedding planner

I’m hoping that you are now obsessed with wedding blogs and are enjoying your daily fix of wedding prettiness. I am also hoping that you have confirmed your budget. Which means one thing. Your wedding planning can commence….. A large portion of your budget will have been allocated to your venue, so securing this should…

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Things to do when you engaged from Essex wedding planner

If you are reading this blog post, then I’m guessing you are newly engaged. So, many congratulations to you both, and welcome to the wonderful world of wedding planning. As you have probably gathered, I am an Essex based wedding planner who is completely obsessed with everything weddings.   I adore working with each of my…

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Hiring a wedding planner from Essex wedding planner

The number of couples choosing to reach out to a wedding planner has increased considerably over recent years.  In fact, an article recently published on Hitched suggests that 26% of couples planning their wedding are now choosing to work alongside a planner.  Considering that hiring a wedding planner was once thought of as a luxury…

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Wedding day co-ordination from Essex wedding planner

As a wedding planner the majority of enquiries that I receive this time of year are from couples who require assistance in the countdown to their wedding day.  Quite often couples have been able to juggle planning their big day alongside their existing work and family commitments.  However, as the day approaches and plans need…

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Questions to ask your wedding venue from Essex wedding planner

As a wedding planner I often attend venue visits either with or on behalf of couples that I am working with.  Whilst there are many obvious questions that should be discussed with any venue that you are considering booking for your special occasion, there are also a number of less obvious but still important questions…

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