The Farmhouse at Redcoats - afternoon tea review

The Farmhouse at Redcoats - afternoon tea review

When it comes to you hen weekend, it can be difficult to decide what activities to pick. With so many options to choose from and so many people to please it can get complicated. As hen weekends go, I don't think you can go wrong with an afternoon tea. Afternoon tea allows you to bring all generations together for an afternoon of elegance and sophistication... before you head out to party later in the evening.

I recently had the pleasure of being invited to the recently revamped Farmhouse at Redcoats alongside a group of hens, to try out their afternoon tea for myself.

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6 creative ways to ask your friends to be your bridesmaids

6 creative ways to ask your friends to be your bridesmaids

I know that choosing your bridesmaids an be a difficult task and can take much deliberation. After all it is an important role. Your bridesmaids are the ones who help you prepare in the build up to your wedding and on the day of the wedding. Once you have made your decision, it's time to find a way to ask them. With so many creative bridesmaid proposal ideas across the internet I want to share my favourite 6 - and let you know where you can buy them from locally!

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Should we have an engagement photo shoot?

Should we have an engagement photo shoot?

Couples often come to me with wedding planning questions, and increasingly I am asked 'Should we have an engagement photo shoot?'. Wedding planning can be expensive and I understand that couples want to save money where they can. Having an Engagement photo shoot may seem like an unnecessary additional expense - and let's be honest, is it really worth it? I caught up with Hertfordshire wedding photographer Lee Rushby Photography to find out what all the fuss is about - and why he thinks they are worth considering.

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Red berry and Navy wedding inspiration

Red berry and Navy wedding inspiration

For the past couple of years weddings have been all about pastels – blush pink and washed out colours, rooms decorated with vintage details and floaty whimsical flowers …. But the tide is about to turn. The bold statement colours are making a comeback and having seen this red berry and navy wedding inspiration you can’t help but feel excited about it. If you are a fashion forward bride you need to take a look at these pictures.

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