British Wedding Etiquette

From compiling the guest list to organising the seating plan, we guide you through some of the wedding traditions that you must get right. Planning your wedding, while undoubtedly exciting, can also be a bit of a minefield at times. Here’s our guide to traditional British wedding etiquette to help you plan your big day…
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Popular Wedding Hacks To Save Money On Your Big Day

Get The Wedding Of Your Dreams Without Breaking The Bank Having the wedding of your dreams needn’t cost the earth. Our hacks will help you plan an amazing wedding without blowing your budget. Weddings can be an expensive affair, and with the average cost of a UK wedding sitting at more than £27,000 it’s unsurprising…
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10 Luxurious British Honeymoon Staycations

Honeymooning in the UK needn’t mean compromising on quality. These fantastic destinations offer a luxurious and romantic getaway without leaving the country. The honeymoon is an important part of the wedding, giving you and your partner breathing space to recover from the excitement of the wedding and enjoy some time alone before beginning your new…
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Something Borrowed, Something Blue …. But What?

Finding inspiration for this wedding tradition The ‘something old, something new’ tradition, is meant to bring luck and prosperity, but finding something borrowed or blue can sometimes prove tricky. Every bride knows the traditional wedding superstition, ‘something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue’, which is supposed to bring the new couple luck and happiness.…
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Wedding Favours or Charitable Donations?

Supporting a Good Cause on Your Big Day When it comes to wedding favours, more and more couples are choosing to forgo traditional items in favour of making a donation to their favourite charity. Wedding favours are a way of saying thank you to your guests. Traditionally they were made up of five sugared almonds…
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Don’t Let Battling Bridesmaids Ruin Your Day

Tackling troublesome bridesmaids When warring bridesmaids threaten to ruin your wedding, it’s time to take action. Your wedding day is one of the happiest days of your life with and you should ensure that wedding venues in Essex, and your bridesmaids play a key role in this, offering love and support and making sure you look…
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