Cherish Wedding Planning was launched in 2008 by Zoe Mckeown and specialises in marquee weddings. "Expert wedding planning so that you can enjoy the planning process and Cherish every moment"

New website – coming soon

We are excited to be updating our website, so just a heads up in case you have a look in a weeks time and think you are on the wrong site. Business as usual though.  So if you are getting married this Summer in the Cambridge area and could Read More...

Top tips for a successful wedding day

A successful wedding day is what all planners and couples strive to achieve and actually it is not that difficult. If you choose all the things you love and give a second thought to your guests pleasure too, you can’t go far wrong. Now I am making it sound easy, Read More...

Wedding trends 2017

Towards the end of 2016 I was asked to contribute my thoughts on weddings trends for the coming year. It was a great way to reflect on the changes we are seeing and the styles/fashions in the industry that I predict will feature big in weddings for 2017. So if you Read More...

2016 was great fun, now to start work on those 2017 weddings.

Thanks to everyone we worked with in 2016 for making it such a great year for us. We enjoyed getting to know all our couples and supporting you prepare for your big day. We wish you every happiness for 2017 and beyond, keep in touch. Read More...

2017 Wedding trend predictions.

If you are planning a wedding in 2017 there will be some consideration given to what’s new and exciting in the world of weddings. Some of it you may love and others not so much but there may well be some trends that you can incorporate or be inspired Read More...

Kind words, most appreciated

Thanks Lucy and Ed for your kind words about our ‘on the day’ help for your wedding earlier this year, it was a pleasure to work with you both and a joyous wedding day. “We were very happy to have you coordinating on the day, we really appreciated your hard work in Read More...

Do you need help on the day of your wedding?

http://www.cherishweddingplanning.co.uk/blogimages/uploads/2016/10/on-the-day-set-up.m4v Would you like to have someone you can trust setting up for you on the day of your wedding? Take the stress away from family members and pass those jobs over to a professional who will set up everything the way you have planned. We can meet you a few weeks Read More...

Wedding toilet hire

This is not the most interesting of topics when you are planning a wedding but definitely one of the  most practical considerations for a marquee wedding. Toilet hire can be hard to choose and we have found this great new company and think they have a unique twist on the Read More...

Table seating plan idea

Just doing some research and I wanted to share with you. I think this idea for a table plan surround looks great and is a lovely way to tie in the decorations.Read More...

Original Art from your wedding day

This is an idea from the artist Dave Crocker, who paints your venue as your wedding is taking place and then uploads a time-lapse video that can be shown later on the day. http://www.davecrocker.co.uk/wedding-commissions/ Read More...

Congratulations to Lucy and Ed – 2nd July 2016

Congratulations to the now, Mr and Mrs Tucker for organising a lovely wedding and letting me help support you on the day. It was a beautiful setting and had a really personal touch thanks to all your preparations. The ‘on the day’ set up was a pleasure and your friends/wedding Read More...

Could your home be the perfect wedding venue?

Have you been looking for the perfect venue? Ever considered your garden or a families garden? We specialise in marquee weddings and often when we first meet couples they are unsure if the small space they have will be sufficient or they have an idea of a reception at home Read More...

Choosing a wedding photographer

Brides magazine has a great blog, it is worth subscribing to if you are getting married. This week they had an article about finding the right wedding photographer, which has some good points to consider.Brides magazine – finding the right photographer If you would like more advice or support finding the Read More...

How to make your wedding day memorable for everyone

I often ask the couples I work with to write down 5 things you remember from weddings you have attended, the good and the bad. It is often a surprising list, what sticks in our mind as a guest is a very interesting mix of the elements that often the Read More...

Cambridge bespoke wedding stationery

I have recently been introduced to Strawberry script who specialise in illustrated wedding stationery –  www.strawberryscript.co.uk. All their designs are drawn by hand and they work on a one-to-one basis with brides and grooms to offer something a little bit different that captures each couple’s style and personality. It is a totally Read More...

Wedding trends for 2016

If you are getting married this year here are some tips for the trends you can expect to see. This International wedding trend report is a great view of what will be popular this year and some new ideas for you to consider and draw inspiration from. http://www.weddingacademylive.com/wedding-trend-registration/Here are some of things Read More...

Happy New Year – 2016 Wedding!

If you want to chat about how a wedding planner can help you plan your dream wedding, please do email me on zoe@cherishweddingplanning.co.uk Read More...

Wedding Cakes

There are so many different styles of wedding cake these days, just about anything goes. Some of my favourites are Peggy Porschen cakes, love her shop too in Belgravia. For those who don’t have the budget for her bespoke designs £2500, she has some classics you can order from her wedding Read More...

Arrival Drinks for the wedding reception

After the ceremony the arrival drinks will be the first taste, quite literally, for how the rest of the day will unfold. So it is the best time to make the guests feel treated and refreshed as they are greeted. Here are some summer trends for 2016, champagne and a straw Read More...