Planning your wedding may seem a little daunting at first, but with the right tools for the job it’s a breeze. Knowing what you should be doing when, being clever with your budget and getting creative with your style or theme is just the tip of the iceberg.
In this section we’ll give you more than advice on how to plan your wedding from start to finish, we’ll give you (yes, give you) a variety of FREE online planning tools to enable you to create your own to do list, plan your table seating, organise your wedding guest list and more.
Okay you might not need them but we know you’ll want at least one of these goodies. Here’s how to make sushi, waffles, cake pops and crepes; you can even churn your own butter if you really want to. If you’re interested in cutting down on carbs, don’t miss the new vegetable spiraliser. Here’s our pick of the coolest… read more
To mark the approaching Valentine’s Day we’re celebrating the most romantic day of the year with a wedding theme perfect for the two love birds. Here’s our very pretty guide to the very pretty love bird wedding theme. A love bird wedding theme may sound very niche, but really it can be one of the most… read more
For a truly unique wedding gift, turn your bodies into sculpture. What better way to preserve a moment in time on the eve of your marriage? Welcome to the weird world of alternative art – and the ultimate wedding present you could give to each other. ‘The Kiss’ by artist and sculptor, Paul Stafford Unique Wedding… read more
Make it personal with a keepsake gift that can be engraved with a name, date or heartfelt message. Here are ten of the best personalised gifts for the one you love, from the wooden beer caddy to the designer compact mirror and etched glass photo frame, and finally, the perfect excuse at number ten. 1. Naughty or… read more
Finding a gift that shows her just how much you love and cherish her is difficult. So this is a list of 17 perfect gifts for the bride. 1. A dainty tag necklace that’ll add a contemporary twist to any outfit These vertical rectangle tag necklace come in three different colours and can be personalised with… read more
If you’re planning a wedding, you need to be organised. Wedding planning organisers will help you keep everything in order and can become a lovely keepsake in years to come. Here are some of the most useful organisers around, from book files with pockets to wall charts and table planner kits, we’ve even found some cute wedding fund… read more
Your invitations are the first glimpse your guests will see of your theme and the first impression they’ll have of your big day. Once you’ve found your perfect stationery, it’s time to choose the wording for your wedding invitations. Don’t worry if you’re not a budding Shakespeare, we’ve put together a range of classic and contemporary… read more
A wedding invitation is the first glimpse of the theme and feel of your special day, and no one can introduce it better than you. Here’s our easy guide on how to make your own wedding invitations as unique as you are. We asked the experts at Toner Giant for their tips on producing the… read more
Booking that dream venue is one of the first and most important items on your to-do list. With so much wedding planning on your mind, it’s really important to ask the right questions to avoid disappointments and costly surprises later.
It’s a question asked by many brides every single year: how do I ask for cash instead of gifts without offending the guests? Read on for advice on the most tactful ways to ask for a gift of cash as well as some examples of poems to insert into your invitations. To ask or not to ask… read more