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Things I wish I had known about planning my wedding

As someone who was never into being a bride or planning a wedding, I learnt a lot along the way planning my wedding.  Here are a few things that happened to me along the way, I hope they are helpful to you!Get your marriage licence as early as possibleWe nearly didn’t get our marriage licence in time for the wedding and it was the single most stressful thing in the entire planning process.  We live in London but got married in New Zealand and only arrived in NZ 6 days before the wedding, on Easter weekend.  I was so worried about the marriage licence being an issue I checked with the NZ Embassy and Department of Internal Affairs 3 times...

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Best Art Deco Wedding Venues in London

If, like us, you’re obsessed with the elegance, glamour and style of the 1920s and 30s, then London is the perfect place to say “I do”. The city is full of beautiful Art Deco venues, each with their own unique features. We’ve picked out our favourite Art Deco wedding venues in London to give you some inspiration. The TroxyThis Grade 2 listed space seats up to 1,000 guests and is located in Stepney, East London.  Aside from the incredibly glamorous interior, a great aspect of this venue is that caterers are welcome and there is no corkage charge.  Originally a luxurious theatre, the Troxy was recently restored to its former glory to create a stunning wedding venue.  The extravagance and...

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A guide to bridal lingerie shopping - for comfort and style

Your bridal lingerie is almost as important as your wedding dress and just as difficult to find.  With this in mind, here is a non-scientific review of some of the wedding lingerie out there..... We recommend that you buy your dress first and then choose your bridal lingerie as the shape and fit of the dress will determine what kind of bra and knickers you'll need to wear on your wedding day.  While it would be awesome to bring your wedding lingerie to your dress fittings, its a total chicken and egg situation - you can't buy your underwear until you've locked down your dress.  To get around this, just bring your own nude coloured underwear to the dress fittings....

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Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

Hi there and welcome to our blog!  Wedding dress shopping can be one of the most horrible, stressful tasks associated with the wedding (and is the reason this brand was started!) so we thought it would be a good topic to begin our blog.  Hope you find our tips useful! Start looking earlyAvoid last minute stress and start looking for your wedding dress 9-12 months before your wedding day. This gives you breathing room to take your time finding the perfect dress, and you also need to factor in time for alterations to be made too.  Have some initial ideas...Look for inspiration in magazines and on Pinterest to get an idea of what kind of styles and details you like the...

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