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17th September 2010

Brides at Work Day for Breakthrough Cancer – Friday 17th September 2010

Friday 17th September 2010 is wear your dress to work day.  It’s your chance to dust off your wedding dress for another very special chance to wear it with pride.   If you are getting married this summer (as many of our readers will be) then its the perfect excuse to leave it hanging in the wardrobe for [...]

There is no point getting married – its only a piece of paper

There is no point getting married – its only a piece of paper

I always feel disheartened when the latest survey is published about attitudes towards marriage.  Today, the National Statistics Office published their Annual Social Trends survey which, as always, reveals that the number of marriages has been declining each year since 1972 whilst the number of partners cohabiting has increased.  In 2006, there were 237,000 marriages in England and [...]

Personalised Apple Crate For An Unusual Wedding Gift

Personalised Apple Crate For An Unusual Wedding Gift

  I do love to find the unusual and quirky, especially when it’s for a gift.  I found this personalised apple crate from Getting Personal when I was looking for a present for my mum’s 60th birthday and since she loves her garden this was a great choice as I could fill it with plants [...]

Personalised Calendar For Romantic Valentines

Personalised Calendar For Romantic Valentines

Ok so it’s not strictly wedding related, but for all you romantics out there, see the year through with your valentine with a personalised calendar from Getting Personal.  Just provide the name of your loved one and it will be integrated into the 13 pictures.  You can choose which style you prefer, from a wall [...]

Do you need wedding insurance?

Do you need wedding insurance?

Your wedding is supposed to be a romantic occasion and planning it should be about choosing the right venue, transport, wedding breakfast and of course the wedding dress and not worrying about what happens if any problems arise, but of course they do.  I’ve heard of venues cancelling dates after the wedding invitations have been [...]

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 [...]

No Class

No Class

Some people have no class.  Look at his tie, is it so yesterday ! I know it is not up to the usual high class articles we usually post on this site but after a colleague forwarded it to me this morning I just could not resist and post it here at Weddingo.

Ok, so its not a wedding cake

Ok, so its not a wedding cake

We had to show you this gorgeous birthday cake for my daughter’s birthday party this afternoon courtesy of the talented Clare Sparrey.  Wedding cakes to follow …. Watch this space.

Our new blog

Our new blog

This site has been a bit neglected over the last year.  It is a pretty simple directory of wedding services but it takes quite some time approving the listings and getting images reformatted etc.  So I guess this first post is an apology to all those wedding companies waiting for their listing to go live.  [...]