Nothing adds a pop of colour to your wedding day quite like your bouquet. Bridal and bridesmaid bouquets are gorgeous focal pieces that are also a memento of your big day. For most brides, floral wedding bouquets are a must-have but, unfortunately, they don’t last long. You spend all this money on a piece that […]

Your wedding, your rules.. You might consider jeans to be too casual to wear to a wedding – but there are many people who would respectfully disagree. Obviously, if you’re the bride or groom, the best man, one of the ushers or bridesmaids, or a close family member there’s no way you should rock up […]

Here are some things to consider If you and your partner are ready for the next step in your relationship and you’ve sneakily spoken to your partner’s parents about what you intend to do, it’s time to locate that perfect engagement ring. If you’re not sure where to even start with such a mammoth task, […]

If you only own a single suit, the chances are it’s probably black in colour. You’ve chosen sensibly. Black is sober, stylish, timeless and completely appropriate for all manner of occasions. However, the status of black as the ‘go-to’ colour of choice for the male suit is being challenged. Blue is mounting a strong charge […]

Today everyone wants their wedding day to reflect their own unique personality and tastes. This means everything is subject to change, from the most traditional elements through to the most individualised quirky and bespoke twists. However, when it comes to the traditional “must have” aspects, flowers are certainly one of the things that will be […]

When Downton Abbey’s final episode airs this Christmas, it will bring the curtain down on one of British television’s biggest success stories. The Julian Fellowes-penned period drama, which details the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants, has been a huge hit on both sides of the Atlantic, sparking a loyal legion of […]

Wedding/engagements rings symbolise love and commitment, with many people opting for diamond varieties like the ones available here, but when did the tradition of giving someone a ring begin? Well, it can be traced back centuries to civilisations across the globe, so let’s delve a little further into this fascinating history. Rings were offered by […]

The leader in handmade silk wedding flowers, Sarah’s Flowers (www.sarahsflowers.co.uk), announces the launch of their online digital magazine all about their silk and artificial wedding flowers. The new online magazine is 52 pages of glossy photos and offers brides to be a chance to view many of Sarah’s Flowers wedding bouquet designs in a more personal […]

It’s that time of year again – I’m sure it comes around faster and faster. The Christmas ads have descended upon us and the shops are starting to fill up with eager shoppers trying to beat the last minute rush. Yes, say it quietly, but Christmas is definitely approaching. Of course, the season of goodwill […]

Just because you’re getting married in the Autumn doesn’t mean you can’t use beautiful flowers in your wedding. If you are planning a Halloween-themed bash, you can still take full advantage of traditional wedding bouquets and buttonholes, or choose artificial arrangements with a little more winter flair. We’ve got some tips to help you get […]