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Does It Matter Which Name Appears First on a Wedding Invitation?

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Does It Matter Which Name Appears First on a Wedding Invitation?

So you’ve planned the whole day from your perfect wedding venue to your shiny new shoes and even your Mum’s sorted with her wedding day (And night!) outfit. But now you’ve got down to the finer detail you’ve hit the stumbling block, who’s name goes first on the wedding invitation? Whilst nothing is set in concrete these days and it’s becoming more acceptable to not follow a trend, here’s some info to consider that may help you decide. It’s quite important to agree which name is used first on the save the dates if you are choosing to send them....

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Save The Dates: 7 Things You Need To Know in 2019

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Save The Dates: 7 Things You Need To Know in 2019
So you've just got engaged (Congratulations btw), you've got a wedding date in mind and you're so excited that you just want to shout it from the rooftops?!  Sit back, relax, poor yourself a Prosecco (Or other drink of preference) Our following handy guide tells you all you need to know about this increasingly popular wedding trend. Save the dates haven’t always been around but with the whole wedding scene changing dramatically in the last few years alone, for most couples planning their big day they are becoming very much the norm. 

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Choosing My Wedding Dress

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Choosing My Wedding Dress

How about shopping for “The One”? That one special dress that you have dreamt of since you were a little girl in your Cinderalla dress and plastic sparkle shoes running around like a princess in a castle. That “One” special dress where you and your entire entourage are supposed to explode with unstoppable tears and emotion as you finally step out of the changing rooms wearing a beautiful satin or lace number? I didn't know what to expect when I went wedding dress shopping. Sadly all the  idealistic dreams of being handed a glass of champagne on arrival and being helped and...

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Choosing My Perfect Wedding Venue On A Budget

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Choosing My Perfect Wedding Venue On A Budget

My mum always said that  “Only a Castle would be good enough for Jackie” and she was right! She knew me so very well. She totally understood my Champagne taste, after all I inherited it from her! I grew up only a few miles away from the fabulous Peckforton Castle and for me it was the perfect venue for my wedding day. It was fairly local for my guests and still is, so very majestic and grand.  I'd never really thought about my wedding day growing up. I was never a girl who had dreamt of her princess wedding since...

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Funny Valentines Cards!

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Funny Valentines Cards!

I must admit I'm rather unorganised when it comes to making cards. Considering I own a warehouse full of nice glittery stickers and as many different colours of card and envelopes as you can think of it should be a task that I find easy. Perhaps it's the fact that I'm so creative when I sit down to make things for friends and family my mind whirls with hundreds of different ideas pushing the boundaries so much, that I simply run out of time. That obviously combined with the school run, about a million extra curricular activities and a magic cleaning...

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