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What to wear at your engagement shoot

What to wear at your engagement shoot

The thought of being in front of a camera can be intimidating or a frightening prospect if you aren’t used to having your picture taken, especially with a professional. With engagement photo shoots, whether you think you are photogenic or not, or, you are not sure how to look or pose on camera you’ll have a professional to guide you every step of the way!

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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider an Engagement Shoot

5 reasons why you should consider an engagement shoot

 Wedding planning can be a stressful process. There are so many decisions to make and wedding suppliers to choose from, it’s no wonder that some couples feel overwhelmed. One thing you may not have thought of is an engagement shoot. Why? An engagement shoot can help you get comfortable in front of the camera, which will come in handy on your wedding day! It also provides a great way for your photographer or videographer to get used to working with both of you before the big day arrives. Not only does this mean more time spent getting video footage and photos captured but it also means they’ll be more familiar with how you interact with each other which makes capturing those special moments even easier! You don’t want someone that’s a complete stranger directing you on your wedding at and causing unnecessary anxieties. If you are still not convinced about booking a pre wedding shoot with your photographer, here are a few more reasons why you may want to consider it.

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Your Guide To Getting Down On One Knee, & Planning The Perfect Engagement!

Your guide to getting down on one knee and planning the perfect engagement!

So you’ve decided to propose! You want to get hitched. Tie the knot. Whatever you want to call it, the process of getting engaged can seem quite the task, but luckily for you, I’m here to help. From understanding the signs that your partner is ready to be asked to knowing when the right moment to propose is. We’re here to ensure the entire process goes as smoothly as possible. 

Whether you are being traditional and asking your partners father or family for their permission, deciding to propose in front of your family and friends or doing it much more intimately in a setting special to the two of you, our guide is here to help even the most clueless proposer get it right.

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How to have a more sustainable and eco-friendly wedding

How to have more sustainable and eco-friendly wedding

As much as a wonderful affair it is, a wedding can be a pretty wasteful affair. Between the travel to and from your chosen location to the food waste and maybe even the left over favours – weddings can actually produce as many CO2 emissions as 5 people would in an entire year! But worry not, I’m here to say that there are ways you can reduce the carbon footprint of your wedding day and it’s not as difficult as you may have originally thought.

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Would you consider a Celebrant on your wedding day?

Why you may consider having a Celebrant-led ceremony on your wedding day

If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind wedding that’s totally about you and your partner, then a celebrant-led wedding may be for you.

If you have always dreamed of getting married in your parent’s garden, in the middle of the woods or perhaps you want to do something totally unique and say your vows in a cave – you can!

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Top Wedding Trends for 2022

In this blog I bring you all of the emerging trends for 2022! This years trends and predictions have been tricky to foresee. With Covid restrictions easing we are certainly seeing much more elaborate and fun filled occasions with a real focus on bringing loved ones together and sharing joy. Couples are more keenly aware of how much friends and family members mean to them and want their wedding celebrations to reflect this. 2022 will certainly be a year for throwing massive parties with 2022 couples wanting their wedding day to reflect their personalities, creativeness and above all be…. fun! Featuring unexpected elements and surprises that their guests will long remember after the wedding day. 2022 will see statement colours, bold entertainment, thoughtful décor and fashion-forward bridal style.

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You’re engaged, now what?

You’re engaged, now what? 

First of all – huge congratulations! You are engaged! What a moment! This may have been something that you have been waiting for, for quite some time, and now it’s finally here or perhaps it was more of a shock! However you’ve got engaged, I’d love to know details, who proposed? Where? How?  All of the details…..leave them in the comments below!  

Now, you may be left wondering what the next stages are after your engagement and in what order. But before you start to stress, don’t worry you are in the right place and I am here to help!  

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3 Fantastic Wedding Cake Trends For 2021

Bohemian Dried Flowers

When lockdown made an abundance of fresh flowers difficult, dried flowers made a total comeback and bloomed to fill the gap!  

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Covid-19 Update – 23/09/2020

Wow! This year has been like no other hasn’t it?! Just as we were getting back on our feet and adjusting to smaller weddings of 30, now we have the rug pulled again and a drop down to weddings of 15, for the next six months. We have the rule of 6 and no meeting family or friends in our house or garden. Schools are open then closed, then sending pupils home, work from the office is back to work from home and pubs and restaurants are to close by 10pm.

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What will weddings look like post-lockdown?

As we tentatively head out of lockdown, what are future weddings likely to look like for the next couple of years? What’s gone for now, or here to stay? Let’s take a look at what’s probably out and what’s maybe going to be in

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Guest Blog…A Day in the Life of… A Celebrant

Welcome to the third blog of my “A Day in the Life of…” series! This week we will be meeting Becky, who is a celebrant in my local area!

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Guest Blog – A Day In The Life Of… A Wedding Day Dog Chaperone!

Credit – Pawfect Occasions

Welcome to the first in a series of guest blogs from various wedding professionals! I want to give readers a few different perspectives of what goes on behind the scenes on a luxury wedding day in the North West of the UK, rather than just my own wedding cake view.

I’m going to hand you over to Annabel, who owns Pawfect Occasions, and let her tell you some more about the running of a dog chaperone business….

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