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Key Wedding Trends to Watch in 2018

January is in full swing and that can only mean one thing – a whole new wedding year and a whole bunch of new wedding trends for 2018! Whether you follow trends or not, there’s no denying it’s good to get some little hints and tips for your special day.

The Best Christmas Markets To Get Engaged 2017

It’s that time of year again. The Christmas lights are on, the shops are playing Christmas songs and people are beginning to get jolly (ish). What better time to propose? If you’ve been thinking of popping the question this season, and you want to do something that’s just that little bit special then our list of top Christmas markets in Europe might just inspire you.

Christmas Day Proposal Ideas

So, the festive season is almost here and you’ve decided that you’re going to propose on Christmas day.

But how will you do it?

Don’t worry. We’re here to help…

4 Tips to Choose a Wedding Suit

So, you’re getting married! Congratulations! With all the fuss around the bride’s wedding dress, it’s often easy to overlook the groom’s suit but if the bride wants to look her very best on her wedding day then why wouldn’t the groom? Choosing the best wedding suit can be just as tricky as choosing the perfect dress so today we’re here to share four pointers to help.

Wedding Planning: Getting the Groom Involved

When it comes to wedding planning many brides take on the role as the chief organiser. However, planning a wedding can be stressful and it’s very easy to get wrapped up in the madness so why not share the load with your significant other. After all it’s their wedding day too!