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Simple vintage wedding hair band

Simple vintage wedding hair band

If you don’t just want vintage style for your wedding jewellery, but an original vintage piece, Magpie Vintage offers one off original items such as this 1920′s rhinestone buckle hair band for £90.  Alice bands, necklaces, earrings and more are made from original items dating from 1900′s and are restored to make them into wearable pieces whilst maintaining their [...]

Real review of Diamonte ‘Just Married’ Flip Flops

Real review of Diamonte ‘Just Married’ Flip Flops

    Well as promised a review of the ‘Just Married’ flip flops from the earlier post Honeymoon Flip Flops from Diamonte.  We had intended to do a true comparison review with the Forever Memories version since after another article (Cheap ‘Just Married’ Flip Flops with a free Beach Bag) we had two comments very close together saying [...]

Plant a grove of trees for your wedding with Trees for Life

Plant a grove of trees for your wedding with Trees for Life

I have come across Trees for Life before and the excellent work they are doing in restoring Caledonian forest land in the highlands of Scotland.  They caught my eye again today after reading a BBC News article which reports that the organisation has acquired over 10,000 acres of land by purchasing Dundreggan Estate in Glen Moriston in [...]

Nicholas Millington wedding dress for £250

Nicholas Millington wedding dress for £250

We bought you one of the cheap wedding outfits by Nicholas Millington at Kays a while ago which came in at under £200, this one doesn’t come in as cheap, but £250 for this beautiful satin and lace dress is still fantastic value for money.  The Camellia dress has a  V-neck, spaghetti straps and a full length [...]

World Wedding Dress Day – August 29th 2008

World Wedding Dress Day – August 29th 2008

For those of you who have had your wedding day and don’t know what to do with your dress, how about putting it on again on Friday 29th August 2008 and raising some money for charity.  It’s organised by Take A Break womens magazine and you can raise money for the charity of your choice, [...]

A Me to You Wedding courtesy of Tatty Teddy

A Me to You Wedding courtesy of Tatty Teddy

He may look all cutesy and innocent but the loveable teddy who already gets away with being scruffy all the time is now muscling his way in on the Wedding scene.  Me to You is probably the flagship brand for Carte Blanche and Tatty Teddy has always filled the shelves of Clintons and other card shops [...]

Red halterneck bridesmaid dress for a winter wedding

Red halterneck bridesmaid dress for a winter wedding

    If you’re planning a winter wedding with a red theme and have older bridesmaids, this halterneck dress from Next from their Special Occasion range at £45 is perfect.  It’s a halterneck dress with a sash at the waist and a drop hem at the back.  Buying a high street dress to use as a bridesmaid outfit [...]

Diamante trim bridal sandals from Faith

Diamante trim bridal sandals from Faith

   A perfect combination to accessorise a glamorous wedding outfit, these diamante trim sandals from Faith along with the diamante trim bag add the perfect amount of glitz without being over the top.  The sandals cost £90 and the bag £25 so won’t break the bank, and because they are not overly bridal you will be able [...]

Pretty pink taffeta and ivory lace wedding gown

Pretty pink taffeta and ivory lace wedding gown

  Fairytale wedding dresses are back and brides can now indulge in their princess gown they have dreamed of since childhood.  The beautiful ivory lace bodice has detachable spaghetti straps and falls to an A line skirt which has a cathedral train.  The princess style comes in with full force with pink taffeta banding around the bodice [...]

Wedding Venues by the Sea

Wedding Venues by the Sea

If you are looking for a seaside theme for your wedding then there are plenty of things you can do to create the seaside feel at the receptions such as seashell place card holders or starfish favours.  Unfortunately, you are never going to create the real atmosphere of a sea breeze and a seaweed aroma [...]