RSSArchive for July, 2008

Retro motorbike, chandelier or pink gingham favours

Retro motorbike, chandelier or pink gingham favours

For an unusual and unique wedding favour how about using these Hennie tumblers from Habitat for £3.50, designed by Hennie Hayworth with retro graphics.  Use just as favours and place a white organza bag of traditional sugared almonds in each tumber.  For a cheap favour and placename option, fill with something bigger like marshmallows so that you [...]

Would you buy your Wedding Ring from Diamond Geezer ?

Would you buy your Wedding Ring from Diamond Geezer ?

After watching Dragon’s Den this week I was intrigued to take a look at the website behind Diamond Geezer. The owner behind the family firm, Clive Billing, walked away from the investment deal offered by Peter, Theo and James because it meant him giving away too much equity in his firm. I would have probably [...]

Perfume miniatures for aromatic wedding favours

Perfume miniatures for aromatic wedding favours

An unusual favour that your female guests will be able to keep and use are these sweet little perfume favours from www.onlineweddingshop.co.uk.  This Giorgio Beverly Hills miniature is £3.50 and comes in an elegant bottle with matching box, although the bottle would look beautiful on it’s own with a name tag dangling from the neck if you’re [...]

Silver fabric butterflies for sparkly venue decoration

Silver fabric butterflies for sparkly venue decoration

Add some silver fabric butterflies to your reception tables from Butterflies and Daisies for a delicate, pretty and sparkly look.  These little fabric butterflies have a sprinkling of glitter and a little diamonte on each wing.  They could be scattered over tables or used to make your own favour boxes as they have a thin removable wire which could be [...]

Unusual, cheap, wedding favours

Unusual, cheap, wedding favours

Buttercup-rose bath melt favours, well it certainly beats sugared almonds for an unusual favour.  These are really sweet little cupcake style bath melts with a real rose on top from Treasured Favours.  They come packaged in tissue with a box that can be decorated to match your colour scheme and they are a great price [...]

Wrapit have gone bust – Have they or haven’t they ?

Wrapit have gone bust – Have they or haven’t they ?

Rumours are rife today on the trading position of popular online wedding gift supplier Wrapit.  Most of the popular wedding forums are posting reports from anxious brides who have heard rumours from staff members within Wrapit. You and Your Wedding Forum – Wrapit have gone bust – Official Wedding Path Forum – Wrapit have gone Bust [...]

Free Wedding Brochures from Catalink

Free Wedding Brochures from Catalink

  I have used the Catalink free brocure service before and found it be a pretty nifty service. The site has just undergone a redesign and brochures have been better classified into groups so they are easier find. There is a whole group of brochures on weddings and all you need to do is enter [...]

D4M Entertainment as seen on Dragons Den – Great for unusual Wedding Entertainment

D4M Entertainment as seen on Dragons Den – Great for unusual Wedding Entertainment

I was very impressed with the girls on this week’s Dragon’s Den who pitched their unusual entertainments business D4M Entertainment (Dance 4 Me Entertainment). They were one of only two hopefuls to get the Dragon’s backing and rightly so. They have put together a portfolio of acts which can be hired for entertainment and with the right [...]

M&S withdraw online bridal range

M&S withdraw online bridal range

I have just heard through an advertising agency that M&S have withdrawn their bridalwear range as of today.  I was more than a little shocked because we at Weddingo have been a keen supporter of the bridal and occasionwear range since it was introduced in March 2007 and have written articles only very recently singing their [...]

Win Tickets to the National Wedding Show

Win Tickets to the National Wedding Show

WIN ONE OF 5 PAIRS OF TICKETS TO THE NATIONAL WEDDING SHOW Engaged couples everywhere are saying ‘I do’ to the National Wedding Show regardless of what stage of planning they are at, whatever their budget or taste – from over the moon, when they announced their engagement, to their honeymoon; the show has everything [...]