Welcome to our blog – a place of information, advice, tips and tricks. We’ll share news about the events industry with you and give you an insight into the exciting world of events management. We’ll share advice on planning a variety of events, from weddings to corporate product launches, in the hope that every now and again we give you something helpful. We’ll throw in the odd tip or trick to help you with a bit of a #lifehack. But most importantly we’ll give you a reason to have a cuppa and take 5 minutes out from the daily grind. Enjoy!

Greenery Styled Shoot

STYLED SHOOT GREENERY Have you considered green as your wedding colour? No? This styled shoot might change your mind..... I won't waffle on for too long on this post because pictures speak a thousand words on this one. I was lucky enough to have worked on a Greenery...

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Wedding Packages

WEDDING PLANNING COMPLETE WEDDING PACKAGES Think planning a wedding has to be expensive? Are you putting off your big day because you don't know how to pay for it? Well have a look at this...... It's a common fact that once you stick the word wedding in front of...

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Brinsop Court

VENUES BRINSOP COURT Before the summer I decided I needed to visit the wonderful Brinsop Court, however with being busy through peak wedding season I just didn't manage it. Well I've finally been to see it and it's incredible...... I'd delivered hire items and even...

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How to choose your make up artist

GUEST BLOG How To Choose Your Make Up Artist Hello, thank you for taking the time to read this blog, I hope that it proves helpful to you in making your final choice to book your make up artist for one of the biggest days of your life, when all eyes are on you!...

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How to say no

EVENT PLANNING HOW TO SAY NO Planning your wedding or event is stressful and the bigger the event usually the more people want to give you their two pence worth. Yes people are just trying to help you most of the time but they can drive you absolutely mad with their...

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Snapchat for business

I got on board the Snapchat wagon a while ago, and I have to admit I actually really like seeing friends update their ‘story’ (that’s pretty much a timeline or news feed if you’re not on there yet). I didn’t use it too much, and then one day I started following Gary V...

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Birdcage Cake Stand

Introducing our birdcage cake stand. We absolutely adore it and believe that this will make an amazing feature at your wedding. The beautiful large ivory birdcage has a section free of bars at the front so that you can show off the detail on your cake and hold the...

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Free Wedding Day Essentials Guide

This week we launched our free Wedding Day Essentials guide for brides-to-be. It's every bride's worst nightmare to be at her wedding and then all of a sudden THE WORST THING IN THE WORLD HAPPENS.......... ok, so it's not the worst thing in the world but to a bride...

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First Wedding of 2016

What a colourful wedding day! It’s the 2nd of January and our first wedding of the year! Yesterday I was so happy to see the plans come together for a bride and groom who had planned their wedding in a pretty short space of time. They chose Zane Wine Bar & Bistro...

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Nadya & Nicky’s Wedding at Hay Castle

Hay Castle was the perfect venue for this couple….. Hay Castle - a beautiful old building right in the heart of Hay-On-Wye. It's not been ruined by unsightly renovations - it's been repaired where needed and the rest left in character. I hadn't had the pleasure of...

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The Forge Wedding Venue

Being a part of the photo shoot at The Forge – an amazing couple of days……. Firstly, what is my involvement in The Forge and how did I come to be a part of this photoshoot? Well to cut a long story short the lovely Chanelle of Chanelle Knapp Photography had put a call...

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Beautiful Narnia

Our Autumn/Winter photo shoot - Beautiful Narnia The Beautiful Narnia Theme Finding a theme for a photo shoot is surprisingly difficult. With the likes of Pinterest and other social media sites out there there are so many inspirational people and ideas around and so...

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The Importance Of Evening Guests

Guests can be the biggest problem you have when planning your wedding - I know it was for us when we got married. Guest lists are a tricky affair, even at the best of times. When you throw into the mix difficult family relationships, friends that aren’t really that...

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The Grand Speech

The best man stands to give his speech…… The guests are silent, waiting for the revelations that are about to come from the best man in his speech. They want the stories, the gritty details about the groom’s shady past, the ex-girlfriends, the day he was so drunk that...

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Valentines Day

In a couple of days people all over the world will go love mad! February 14th is Valentine’s Day and traditionally the day when people will celebrate their love for each other. Couples will make an effort to give each other some attention and remind each other how...

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How’s your social media / work balance

This morning on my Facebook timeline I see that a fellow supplier is now on a NEW social media site – Ello. Yes, there’s another one!! I don’t know how long it’s been around or whether or not it will be any good but having a profile on pretty much every other social...

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