Tag Archives: wedding idea

DIY brides

If you are newly engaged – Congratulations! You may already have a theme and want to source lots of wedding supplies to match. This is a great site – Wedding of my dreams   http://www.theweddingofmydreams.co.uk If you want some FREE advice from a wedding planner about sourcing items, then email me zoe@ukawep.co.uk Read More...

Goodnight tables

This is a great idea,and I would certainly love a little treat as I was leaving a wedding. So the idea is that at the end of the evening someone ( wedding planner) sets up a table of espresso shots, chocolates, liqueurs, sweets or just a nice note to say Read More...

Perfect wedding magazine feature

This month we are pleased to see our feature in the August issue (71) of perfect wedding magazine. How to dress up your venue, with fab finishing touches from Cherish wedding planning. It is such a handy size magazine and packed full of good ideas. We were very happy to contribute when Read More...

Children at weddings

Personally i like seeing children at weddings, but if your numbers are tight or the occasion isn’t very child friendly then it is completely your choice. If there are going to be children at your wedding then i think it is best to provide them with a little party bag. I Read More...

Mr Cake

This week i was contacted by a new cake company. Mr Cake is a michelin trained chef, who has set up his business in Cambridge. His designs look very clean, and he offers a bespoke service free of charge. He also does favours and party cakes too. Just need to taste some now, Read More...

Wedding traditions – lets not forget them!

This rainy May 1st, and i am searching for inspiration for a moodboard. I realised that some of the traditional ‘always there’ elements of weddings from the last 50 years are slowly becoming less popular. You can have an unusual one of a kind wedding, whilst still keeping some traditions. Here Read More...

Budget advice

Q7 – Is it cheaper to have a small ceremony and then a separate party at another time? If you choose to celebrate your wedding twice, then beware some of the costs will be repeated and others will be halved. Although it does mean that you get to celebrate Read More...

Colour splash Wedding

Inspired by these chocolates from ‘Melt’ in Notting Hill, as favours or treats for the guests. I then started researching more ideas, and clashing colours are really fashionable at the moment. I hope you like some of these fun touches –I hope this inspires you…. Please send me your pictures/ideas. zoe@cherishweddingplanning.co.uk Read More...

Wedding Ideas

Loads of lovely ideas for wedding day styling accessories. All courtesy of www.notonthehighstreet.co.ukThese over sized letters look great outside the church  £24 eachA beautiful box for the rings to be carried in only £7.99White or cream satin bunting is a must for drinks in the garden!These signs really set the Read More...

DIY Wedding – cocktails

Just wondering if you ever have a need for smaller events that require cocktails… in a box?freshly made and delivered direct…www.cocktailbox.co.uk <http://www.cocktailbox.co.uk/>Easy to serve in jugs at garden party/marquee weddings. I would only choose 2 or 3, and they can easily be served by anyone. they have a good Read More...

Spring Wedding Inspiration

What a great time of year- lovely flowers, fresh air, new beginnings, clear skies, crisp mornings and the rest of the summer to look forward to. Here are some pics to inspire youRead More...

Wedding Anniversary photography

Anniversary Wedding Photography is a variation of the famous American concept of ‘Trash the Dress’ but rather than photographing only the bride this is an opportunity for the couple to have some creative photos. Trash the dress type of photography session has gained popularity over the last few years Read More...

Winter weddings – Ice sculptures

Ice sculptures are a gorgeous way of adding interest to a table for a winter wedding. Take a look at some of the pictures below, they might give you an idea for an unusual table decoration.The table centres cost about £50 each. the larger ice sculptures from £100. Vodka luges from Read More...

2011 wedding trend – Brooch bouquets

One of my brides is making her own bouquet from brooches. This is a lovely personal idea, if you are creative and have the time. You can ask friends and family to give you their old/new brooches, and then each one has a memory of someone attached to it. Read More...

Wedding day schedule

Just writing a timetable for a wedding this weekend. I always write out a plan/schedule for weddings. It just acts as a checklist for the day. But I also say to Brides to remember that things will change and that is fine. Brides often feel like they are in a ‘bubble’ Read More...

Wedding Bouquet preservation

I was asked this week by a mother of one of my brides, where she could get the bouquet preserved as a surprise gift for her daughter on return from her honeymoon. So i thought it might be worth a mention/ reminder if you think you might like this Read More...

Sweet Wedding Favours

I am not usually a big fan of little gifts, that often get left or lost at weddings. But a pic’n’ mix sweet table is always popular. Guests of all ages can tuck in all day, and if you leave bags out they can fill one to take home too! There are Read More...

Money saving wedding ideas

Employ a wedding planner by the hour, just to haggle down the price of quotes from suppliers, and ensure you get the best dealDon’t buy your dress or bridesmaids from a wedding dress shop, look on the high street first.Don’t print order of service, use traditional hymn Read More...

Personal gift for your fiance

Have an audio cd made of your fiance as a wedding gift.Bespoken Words make unique audio documentaries for special occasions. The company come to your house, and tape you retelling tales and memories of your relationship. You can get friends and family to contribute too. They then edit it Read More...

Classic wedding car

These classic cars are a perfect fun addition to any wedding. I found this company when searching for a convertible for a couple getting married in September. They are quoting reasonable prices too.www.champagneclassics.co.uk Read More...