Author: Kirsten

Marriage, Weddings & Quakers

A wedding ceremony with no officiant, and a marriage certificate signed by all the guests - some of the traditions of the Quaker religion.

Post Wedding Blues

You made it through the planning process, you had the happiest day of your life, so what now? It's called post wedding blues and it happens to a...

Newly Wed… Same Old Problems… ?

We've compiled a few of the main things that newlyweds may have problems with in the first year of marriage after the honeymoon period has worn off.

Legal Requirements For Getting Married In Ireland

Read our getting married in Ireland made simple guide. Covering the legal state requirements for tying the knot in Ireland.

Mismatched Bridesmaids

Your bridesmaids are probably different shapes & colourings, so why not choose bridesmaids dresses to suit them best? Mismatching is a great way to do this.

Like it or Loathe it? Men of Honour and Best Maids

Some brides and grooms are breaking with tradition by having men of honour and best maids as their attendants. What do you think? Like it or loathe...

Like it or Loathe it? Doggie Ring Bearers

Would you get your furry friend involved in your big day? Having dog ring bearers as part of the wedding ceremony is becoming a growing trend! Would you?

Wedding Gift List Etiquette

If setting up a wedding list is something you're considering, check out our Wedding List Etiquette Guide to make sure your list will work for everyone.

10 Winter Wedding Warmers

A winter wedding can be a chilly affair, so keep warm with these beautiful wraps and shrugs!

To Speak, Or Not To Speak – A Bride’s Guide To The Wedding Speech

A wedding speech is a lovely chance for a bride to express all the love, happiness & excitement she's feeling on her wedding day with her family &...

Alternative Wedding Guest Books

Check out these finds from the world of guest book alternatives! Have the best of both worlds good wishes and something that you'll treasure forever.

The Dos and Don’ts of Wedding Speeches

Whether you’re the father of the bride, the best man, chief bridesmaid, the tips and tricks to making a memorable wedding speech are pretty much universal.

Plan To Be A Stunner Your Bridal Beauty Countdown

We have a few simple tips and tricks you can follow from the 6 month mark to make sure you look as radiant and gorgeous as you've been...

Traditions and Superstitions: Things to Avoid on your Wedding Day

We've brought you old wives' tales & superstitions of the bad luck omens from around the world and things to avoid to make your day a success!

Wedding Reception Bathroom Baskets

Bathroom baskets can be a really nice touch for your guests at the reception. We've got a list of items to include in your wedding reception bathroom kits.

10 Ways To Bring Good Luck To Your Wedding Day!

We've scoured the wild world of folklore, old wives' tales and superstitions to bring you some unique ways to try and bring good luck to your big day.

Wedding Insurance

It's the last thing you want to think about when you're planning your wedding, but wedding insurance can help you protect against unforeseen circumstances.

So You’re Planning A Stag Do..?

But believe it or not, the best stag parties don't just happen... they need a lot of planning. We've got some tips to get you started!

Wedding Guest Dos & Don’ts

It’s wedding season!  Whether you’ve been invited to one wedding or ten this year, we’re checking the rules of wedding etiquette to make sure you’ll be the dream...

Popping The Other Question

You're about to propose, but who do you ask first? Should you ask your girlfriend's father for permission to marry his daughter? We've got advice for you. ...