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Not On The High Street launch new wedding department

Not On The High Street launch new wedding department

 If you are not familiar with Not On The High Street then you might be pleasantly surprised when you take a look.  As the name suggests, all the products on the site are very original and unique and as such are not likely to be found on the high street.  The company has teamed up with small [...]

Getting married on the London Eye

Getting married on the London Eye

If you arelooking for an unusual venue to tie the knot then this one has got to make your short list.  It is funny to think that only a few decades ago the idea of marrying in any where other than a church or register office would have seemed outlandish and now you can get married [...]

Black & White Wedding Cake

Black & White Wedding Cake

This is a wedding cake with a difference and will certainly make a great centre piece.  Whether you’re having a vintage theme or a black and white theme, this cake will certainly make an impact and get your guests talking.  The black Onikis design from Maki’s Cakes has five tiers, each decorated with either  sugarcraft, painting, bead [...]

Hire a wedding casino from Deal a Party

Hire a wedding casino from Deal a Party

Bring a slice of Las Vegas or a bit of Casino Royale glamour to your evening reception by hiring a Casino for your wedding.  With a choice of blackjack table, roulette table, and a full size craps table along with professional Casino Dealers to run the preceedings you can bring a bit of glitz to the evening [...]

Hire an Ice Cream Bar from the Incredible Ice Cream Company

Hire an Ice Cream Bar from the Incredible Ice Cream Company

It was only 5 years or so ago when nobody had heard of a chocolate fountain so if you hired one for your wedding then it would be a talking point for the whole day and for weeks after the event.  These days you can pick up a small table top one in the high street so the [...]

Personalised Wedding Champagne Flutes for the Wedding Reception

Personalised Wedding Champagne Flutes for the Wedding Reception

These light hearted personalised wedding champagne flutes would look great on the top table at the wedding reception.  They are personalised with the names of your choosing and come in 6 funky cartoon style designs and you can choose from Bride, Mother of the Bride, Mother of the Groom, Chief Bridesmaid, Bridesmaid, or Maid of [...]

Scrabble Table Plan

Scrabble Table Plan

  Its not exactly a scrabble table plan.  In fact the designers have simply called it the “Word Game” table plan but with the appropriately positioned triple word and double word coloured square tiles you would be forgiven in first thinking that Spear Games have stamped their approval on this spin off.  I find it [...]

Mii Cake Toppers. Your Nintendo Wii Mii on your wedding cake

Mii Cake Toppers. Your Nintendo Wii Mii on your wedding cake

Now you have to be pretty geeky to want your Nintendo Mii immortalised as a sculpture for your wedding.  My children have a Nintendo Wii and I’ve got to say our whole family have created pretty lifelike Mii’s of ourselves which is great when we are playing Wii Sports together but I am quite happy to leave them on [...]

Soon you can marry in any church you like… well not quite

Soon you can marry in any church you like… well not quite

 I have just been watching BBC News 24 (although they have subtly changed it to BBC News now that we all know it is on 24 hours a day) and they ran a short but interesting feature on church marriages which you can read more about here Basically, from Autumn 2008 it will become a [...]

Romantic, Empire Wedding Dress with Jane Austen appeal

Romantic, Empire Wedding Dress with Jane Austen appeal

For a collection of the most romantic wedding gowns to marry your Mr Darcy, visit Sarah Houston’s website.  Her range of couture gowns for 2008 is inspired by whimsical, flowing fabric and delicate detailing.  The empire line used in many of her gowns is flattering to most shapes and sizes and always evokes a very romantic feel [...]