You’ve thought about the dress, the shoes, the bridesmaids, the ushers, the groom, the mother of the bride (the list is endless!) But have you thought about…



Bear in mind the perfume you wear on your wedding day will forever remind you of that special day! Maybe you will want a new special scent or you will want to wear one that will remind him of you. Whatever you will choose, you should wear that scent on your final fitting so you can have the whole experience and match it all up ahead of the day!

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Until now, the garter toss has been an American tradition, where the bride tosses her garter to unmarried male guests to catch shortly after she has thrown the bouquet. But now more and more British brides are taking up this tradition. Whether you decide to do that or have your groom remove it in the privacy of your bridal suite, you will want too choose the prettiest one you can find! Packington-Moor-Daffodil-Waves-Photography-Emma-&-Ciaran010

Something Blue

Something old, something new, something blue… This could be a little blue ribbon, like many dress designers sew into the lining of their dresses, or it could be incorporated into your flowers, your garter or even your toenail colour! But wearing something ‘blue’ is a must, if only for tradition’s sake! The other ‘somethings’ – old, new and borrowed are a little bit easier to incorporate but don’t forget the blue!

Read more in issue 162 on page 76 on some of the details you may have forgotten for your big day!