May 31, 2017

Your Wedding Stationery – Tips and Advice

So congratulations! You’ve set your wedding date, booked your venue and now you really want to tell people, but how do you go about it? I thought I’d share with you a few helpful tips and snippets of advice around selecting your wedding stationery to help you get started. Design: Your
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April 15, 2017

Wedding Venue – Hampden House, Buckinghamshire

Just recently I had the pleasure of visiting what can only be described as ‘a hidden gem’ of a wedding and event venue amidst the glorious Buckinghamshire countryside. Hampden House provides a real country retreat, yet is only a mere 40 minutes drive from London, located near the market town
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March 16, 2017

Finding your dream Wedding Venue

Having recently been working on venue sourcing for some of my recent clients I thought it would be a good idea to share with you some points for consideration, when trying to find your perfect wedding venue! Getting off the starting blocks! Having established your overall budget, a significant amount of
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February 2, 2017

It’s all about cake!

I was recently very privileged to be invited along for a meeting with award winning cake artist and designer Sherry Hostler. The very talented Sherry has many accolades under her belt including the Gold Standard from Squires Kitchen and Cake International and her work has been featured in numerous leading
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January 19, 2017

New Year – New Beginnings!

The New Year is always a very exciting time! We celebrate ‘ New Beginnings’ for many reasons and of course this is an even more exciting time if you have just got engaged or are getting married this year! Huge congratulations to you!! We thought we’d share with you on
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November 28, 2016

Get ready to party!

I was very honoured to be featured on the fabulous Muddy Stilettos blog last week, giving my top tips for creating a successful party! With Christmas fast approaching and the party season about to head into full swing then have a read of our words of wisdom via the link
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November 23, 2016

Autumn Wedding – Newington House, Oxfordshire

It was an absolute pleasure to assist with the wedding planning of Gail and Dominic’s autumn wedding, which took place at the beautiful Newington House Estate, Oxfordshire. The elegant 17th century house is set within 50 acres of extensive grounds which featured a walled garden, a lake, a river and
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August 21, 2016

Gold Rush!

Huge congratulations to the amazing success of Team GB in the Rio Olympics! Such an amazing achievement winning no less than 27 gold medals! With so much gold around we thought we would share our ‘Gold Rush’ mood board with you to inspire and promote ideas for a gold themed
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July 15, 2016

All the blues – Wedding of Alex & Mark, Henley on Thames

I was honoured to contribute to the planning of the wedding of a wonderful couple Alex and Mark, which took place in the beautiful Riverside Pavilion at Phyliss Court in Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire. From the outset I knew that this wedding was going to be lots of fun and
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June 21, 2016

Wedding Venue – Hedsor House, Buckinghamshire

I recently revisited the amazing Hedsor House, located near the Buckinghamshire village of Taplow, as they opened their doors to host a wedding showcase evening which was based on an ‘ Alice through the Looking Glass’ theme! The historic house is situated in a beautiful hillside location overlooking both glorious countryside & the River
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June 16, 2016

Hot in the Tropics!

Here’s some stunning inspiration for a tropical wedding theme! See more inspiration on our pinterest boards https://uk.pinterest.com/peony0673/hot-in-the-tropics/                            
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April 28, 2016

Macarons Galore!

I was very excited today to have a meeting and show round at the luxurious macaron specialist Laduree based here in Makati City, Manila. I love my job as a wedding planner! Dangerously for me their store is based just 2 minutes walk from the apartment where I’m staying! Stepping into
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April 17, 2016

A grand wedding fair – Shangri La Hotel Manila

I received a very warm welcome ( well literally actually as it was 34 degrees outside!) from the Shangri La Hotel in Makati, Manila as I was invited to attend their Vows of Excellence wedding showcase. This was an opportunity not to be missed for all prospective brides and grooms
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March 25, 2016

Spring has sprung!

Some Easter wedding inspiration! Enjoy!   For more wedding inspiration follow our boards on https://uk.pinterest.com/peony0673/ Photo credits from title image then top left: www.bespoke-bride.com , www.weddingsonline.ie , www.praiseweddings.com. , www.digsdigs.com , www.beautiful-bridal.blogspot.com , www.picresize.com , www.stylemepretty.com , www.stylemepretty.com , www.flickr.com , www.blognestdesignstudio.ca , www.housebeautiful.com , www.yourhomemagazine.co.uk , www.sherricassaradesigns.com , www.stylebyemilyhenderson.com , www.stylemepretty.com
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February 14, 2016

V is for Valentine

 V – is for Valentine The exact origin of Valentine’s day is not 100% confirmed, however it is believed to have stemmed from the activities of certain Christian martyrs named Valentine. One of these martyrs was jailed for arranging secret marriages as they were banned amongst the army at that time. During
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January 15, 2016

Welcome 2016 – Let’s get married!

2016 has arrived! What better way to kick start the year than getting married! We thought we would take a look at some of the best reasons to tie the knot in the early months of the year! – The new year is a symbolic time for new beginnings and
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May 23, 2015

Flower Power

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show has been taking place in London this week. Whether you were able to attend in person, or follow through the media channels, no doubt you would have been impressed by the sheer scale and beauty of the displays. This show that is much loved by
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February 14, 2015

Straight from the Heart

Wishing you all a Happy Valentine’s Day! Huge congratulations to any couples getting married today or to any couples who have just got engaged! The heart shape has historically been used as a symbol to represent love and romance. With Valentine’s day upon us it got us thinking about how
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