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Your Wedding Checklist

Your Wedding Checklist

When you start thinking about planning your wedding it can sometimes feel a little overwhelming, knowing where to start can be the most difficult part of the process. That’s why we’ve created a handy checklist that you can print out and keep to remind you of those big tasks that you need to do.

Spring Wedding Trends

Spring Wedding Trends

The rain, snow and stormy weather has tried and tested our patience; we've been teased with some hints of Spring and we are more than ready for the clocks to gor forward. But don’t worry, rather than trusting the weather we’re bringing Spring to you with the latest blog on all the wonderful, bright wedding trends of Spring. So ignore the rain outside and enjoy this little bit of warmth.

Why a Wedding Planner Works

Why a Wedding Planner Works

At the beginning of your wedding plans you will consider many options and often feel unsure of the best course of action. With the rapid changing trends and the new possibilities appearing it can be difficult to stay on top of all your wedding options. That’s why a wedding planner, like David, is worth considering. 

How to Choose the Perfect Venue

How to Choose the Perfect Venue

One of the first things you’ll be thinking of when you begin planning your special day is the venue. Trying to decide what you and your partner want in a venue will need planning and prioritising; it can be difficult to find a venue that ticks all the boxes so it’s important to establish a core list of essentials. Another option is to work with an experienced wedding planner, like David, who can take your list and work with your budget to find you the venue of your dreams. Either way, there is no doubt that venue is top of the list.

This blog will help guide you with hints at some of things that you might be thinking about before you make that all important decision.

 

An Interview with David McConkey

An Interview with David McConkey

First of all, a belated happy New Year! There have been lots of changes here in recent weeks, mainly the website, which we hope you enjoy. 2018 is set to be another fantastic year with lots of weddings already booked in and we can’t wait to help couples create their dream wedding. 

To launch the new-look website, we thought it would be an ideal time to kickstart the blogs once again, starting with an opportunity to get to know David and the services he offers.

1 Month To Go Checklist

1 Month To Go Checklist

The big day is now rapidly approaching and it can start to seem a little scary with a lot of last minute things to complete. But whether you are you having a small wedding or a larger occasion  we've created a checklist to help you get a handle on the important things.

Autumn is in the Air With These Wedding Trends

Autumn is in the Air With These Wedding Trends

The summer is drawing to a close and let’s face it, it hasn’t been the best weather we've ever seen. But don’t worry we will cheer you up by looking forward to this autumn's seasonal wedding trends! If you’re planning a fall wedding this year or next, this will give you some inspiration!

A Guide to Wedding Planning

A Guide to Wedding Planning

Planning for your special day is an exciting time and for those who like planning this can be a brilliant chance to let your list loving self out! There are lots of things you need to consider whether your wedding is a year away or a few months away, we explore some of the key areas you need to start thinking about and give you some ideas to start your very own wedding lists. Don’t forget a wedding planner, like David, is the perfect solution and will help you turn those lists into reality. 

 

Home or Away

Home or Away

For many couples when they first launch into wedding planning the decision needs to be made as to whether to marry at home or jet off for a destination wedding. For some in can be an easy choice, but for some there can be a lot of confusion and stress trying to decide what is best. The main thing to remember is that it is about you as a couple, it is your special day, so do what works for you. In this latest blog, we outline some of the advantages and disadvantages that can help you decide on a home or away wedding destination.

Colour and Your Bouquet

Colour and Your Bouquet

Deciding what colour of flowers to have for your wedding day can be difficult if flowers aren’t really your thing, that’s where David comes in with his experience in the careful co-ordination of wedding themes and colours. But in this blog, we explore more about colour and what they represent for your wedding.

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