Sunday, August 28, 2016
Wedding Planning

Wedding Planning

No-one knows weddings like we do - we've seen thousands in our time and can let you into a little secret - the best ones are the ones that have been planned to perfection.

But we understand that this is a very unique and surreal experience, and one that you might not know much about. So, here we've put together some of the most useful planning guides you'll find anywhere. Fact!

Simply choose from our 'Planning Your Wedding' posts below to start planning your big day like a pro

3 top trends for your wedding reception style!

From this month's special issue 164, we share 3 top trends in reception style from Susie Evans from Co-ordination Catering Hire. She reveals the wedding themes...

35 REAL bride styles

We LOVE bringing you the latest looks, trends and era's that our Brides embody on their Wedding day! You wont want to miss our...

Shropshire petals brand new blossom and burgundy petal confetti

It’s that time of year again when Shropshire Petals are busy harvesting their beautiful flowers, drying them and producing their renowned natural petal confetti....

10 top foods for a healthy and settled stomach in the...

In the whirlwind that is the lead up to your wedding day, what you eat could make the difference between a stressed bride and...

Nuptials in Newquay – The captivating cornish coastline

Newquay’s reputation as a stag and hen destination is well-entrenched, but don’t let that deter you from considering it as an ideal destination for...
Three ways to choose your wedding menu to give you the dishes and dining style you've been dreaming of AND keep your guests happy too!

Three ways to choose your wedding menu

As more and more couples become self-confessed foodies, couples are raising the stakes when it comes to choosing their wedding menu. Whether you desire...

Photograph and discover your dream wedding flowers!

As the variety in flowers grows, so do the possibilities with your wedding flowers and bouquets. And to cater for those of you that may...

Brides, kick off your wedding planning in luxury – with your...

Perhaps it’s not a pleasant thing to admit, but the fact is that most brides have at least one wobble in the wedding planning...
Wedding receptions are often filled with outdoor garden games and entertainment, but which ones should you choose? Here are our top 6 picks for maximum fun at your wedding reception! Find out on the Wedding Ideas website!

The 6 quirky garden games you need at your wedding!

Gone are the days when garden games were reserved for children at school summer fetes. Brides and grooms are choosing to include garden games...
7 things to do on your wedding morning to make it as memorable, magical and smooth as possible! Here's how to enjoy your final single moments...

7 things to do on your wedding morning

After months, maybe even years, of saving, searching and planning, your big day finally dawns. If there’s one thing our real brides tell us...

Immerse yourself in opulent emerald

For many brides-to-be, one of the biggest concerns is that they look elegant on their wedding day. An emerald colour scheme offers the perfect...
Still struggling to choose the oh-so important first dance song for your wedding? Struggle no more - our real couples will show you how! Find your first dance song and plan your dream wedding on the Wedding Ideas website!

How these 7 real brides and grooms chose their first dance...

Your wedding planning is well on the way but you've still got one nagging question - what song should you choose for your first dance?...

Bridebook’s Top Tips for Stress-Free Wedding Planning!

Congratulations, you’re engaged! You are now about to embark on one of the most exciting adventures of your life - and with plenty of...

4 simple steps to personalise the IDEAL gift for your flower...

Looking for the perfect thank you present for your flower girls and pageboys? Look no further! A personalised picture book to say thank you to...

5 ways to achieve the DREAM wedding on a budget!

There’s this ingrained truth about getting married, that weddings have to be big, expensive, elaborate affairs. But what if we told you that you could...

Behind the scenes of our new August issue’s cover shoot!

We are loving the new August issue's cover here at Wedding Ideas, so we just had to share the rest of the cover shoot...

Five reasons to choose a mid-week wedding!

About 99% of happy couples want to get married on Fridays or Saturdays. However, despite there being many valid reasons for this, a future...

What will these wedding traditions really mean to you!

Throwing confetti, giving almonds as favours, the wedding ring itself – you’ve probably come across a lot of wedding traditions as you plan your...
5 top tips on how to choose your first dance song

How to choose your first dance song

An iconic moment of almost every wedding is the first dance of married life for the bride and groom. Whether you choose something intimate...

Top ten do’s and don’t’s for planning a flawless destination wedding!

In the height of wedding season, Paradisus by Meliá – offering ideal settings for destination weddings – has tapped their Corporate Romance Manger, Marilyn Cairo, to compile the Top...