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How to Create a Travel Themed Venue Decor

There’s lots of ways to theme a wedding: colour, era, hobby to name but three. In this blog we show you how to create a travel theme in your wedding or party venue. This is a fun theme to create if you’re a globe-trotting loving couple. What's more, it’s one that can be done equally well if you’re on a budget or if you’ve got cash to splash.

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A Guide to Wedding Speech Running Order

In our blog, Five alternatives to Champagne for the wedding toasts, we had a rummage through the off-licence shelves to bring you some alternatives to Champagne for making a toast along with the wedding speech. The logical next step then is to have a look at the correct running order of the wedding speeches themselves.

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Creating a Winter Wonderland Wedding: the back story

A lot goes in to making a function fabulous. It’s a story in and of itself, of co-operation and collaboration with other suppliers. There are those directly involved in the event concerned. The photographer, the cake supplier, the wedding planner (if it’s a wedding) and more. And then there are the suppliers that the Fabulous Functions … Continue reading Creating a Winter Wonderland Wedding: the back story

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Wedding Traditions From Around the World

In this blog we take a whirl wind look at wedding traditions around the world.  Everyone in Britain knows the Old English rhyme about something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. It serves to instruct brides on the good luck charms she should incorporate into her bridal attire. Kate Middleton was lucky enough to borrow a tiara, I had a necklace, my best friend had a garter from her mother in law.

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Women’s Rights in Marriage

In a recent blog, Changing Times in the Wedding World, we examined some areas of the matrimonial landscape – where changes are happening now or they’re predicted to happen. For instance many brides, recognising what an outmoded bastion of sexism and misogyny the practice of tossing the bouquet is, are opting to do it a different way.