Ok, I know what you’re thinking… there’s no way I can afford to hire J Lo to plan my wedding when I already have to pay for … THE WEDDING!!! I hear you, I was thinking the same thing until I read what Jo Martindale at Champink Weddings and Events had to say about it. Jo, is an expert herself. At Champink Weddings they have over twelve years’ experience planning events and bespoke weddings. It might be that you actually can’t afford NOT to have one. Here’s what our expert has to say…Read More
Oh the Hen Do! The sparkly, shiny, best night out of your life, no pressure, don’t ruin it, Hen DO! Its something brides imagine and think about when they are young- well teen at least- and it’s something all Maid of Honours feel the heat over. Although, what you can forget to realise, is it’s probably the biggest moment pre-wedding that makes or breaks your wedding party, the brides support network, her besties. So whether you are the bride with high expectations, or a sweating Maid of Honour, we’ve provided you with some Hen DO’s and Hen DON’Ts so you don’t make the best night out of your life… the worst.Read More
Last weekend I was invited to stay at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire. Chicheley Hall is an 18th Century Grade 1 listed mansion set amongst 80 acres of beautiful grounds. Only a few miles from Milton Keynes and the M1 it's easy to get to, but once you arrive you feel that you are in the middle of nowhere.
As you enter the tree lined driveway you can see Chicheley Hall in front of you in all its splendour. The Hall itself is stunning to look at, so it's no wonder that it has been used as a location in many films. The venue is split across two areas, the original hall and a modern event space, also within the grounds.Read More
Each month I review my top 5 favourite local wedding ideas and tips and January reminded us to start this year on the right foot... outdoors. Be inspired by the nature around you for your venue styling, centerpieces, wedding photos and even hairstyling as you bring the fresh air back into your wedding planning. Each tip is handpicked from our Instagram page to inspire your wedding day.Read More