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October 24, 2019

I’ve been banging on about blotting papers for many years and they remain the number one item, alongside a lip colour, that I advise brides to add to their big day handbag. They’re kind of an old school classic but in my view an absolute essential for the bride on her...

March 15, 2018

It’s natural to feel some form of trepidation ahead of your wedding day. It’s change, it’s newness and it’s the enormity of an extraordinary event in your life. Often this can properly kick in on the wedding morning; all the prep is done and now you’re faced with the d...

February 1, 2018

In my experience I would say that most brides I see on a wedding morning have had limited sleep the night before. The good news is that one night of bad (or no in some cases!) sleep doesn’t do too much harm. However, it can make shadows and under-eye circles you alread...

November 2, 2017

In this job I get to work with lots of super lovely brides, and on the wedding day morning I also meet their families and their squad of bridesmaids. On the whole, they’re a great bunch but on occasions I do stumble across an awkward bridesmaid who I’ve usually been gi...

June 29, 2017

It’s a busy old time in the world of weddings! We are currently fully immersed in peak season but I felt like this was important post to write following a recurring issue that’s been popping up in recent trials with brides to be.

When I help brides prepare for their tri...

April 6, 2017

On the big day, your hands will be taking centre stage too! They not only take some of the limelight during the exchanging of rings; you’ll also undoubtedly be holding your bouquet as well as your new spouse’s hand and grasping a champagne flute too, all great picture...

March 9, 2017

A wedding morning is a whirl of excitement and anticipation; almost always full of laughter and frivolity but often also tinged with nerves and anxiety. I'm lucky enough to have been a part of many lovely ladies big days over these past few years and have seen it all u...