Tag Archives: wedding preparations

DO wedding planners save you money?

Q11 – Do wedding planners save you money? They can research and create bespoke lists of suppliers, for example you might ask them to find the cheapest way of hiring a marquee. Most wedding planners will offer a free initial consultation. After that, where ever possible you should always agree the Read More...

Budget wedding tips

Many brides have a strict budget for there wedding, all brides want value for their money, however much they are spending. Over the next few weeks, i am going to ask you to think about certain things that will help you stick to your budget. Q1 – Why are you getting Read More...

Royal wedding come down

I feel a bit strange getting back to normal now.I am really struggling to say much more about the Royal Wedding, as it was all very NICE. It was a perfectly planned traditional, family celebration. Any comments i would make would be about the guests. Well maybe just a few things……I 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...

Why use a wedding planner?

I did an interview for a website, about why people use wedding planners. The lady who questioned me had just planned her own wedding and was intrigued as to why people might choose to get help/advice from a third party. If you are thinking the same thing then read the article, Read More...

Time to start planning!

January is always a good month for new enquiries. And i am pleased to say this one is no exception. I never tire of the excitement couples ooze when they are discussing their ideas, and sharing their dreams for their wedding day. This also brings inevitable planning worries, so here are Read More...

Weddings in Italy

Cherish has recently formed a link with an Italian wedding Company, specialising in weddings for overseas clients. Below are pictures from the companies website, They are experts in organizing weddings for groups of people (mainly coming from the UK and Ireland as well as USA, Canada) and these people can Read More...

Wedding Planner – Free consultations

All wedding planners offer a free session, so you can meet and chat about your wedding plans. It is also an opportunity for you to meet in person, as the trust in the relationship will be crucial should you decide to work together.In any first meeting with a couple, I 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...

Wedding Flowers

Over the last few weeks, I have met several potential new clients. Most are planning weddings for this time next year.A small piece of advice with flowers is to take a note of the flowers that are in season now( or at the time of your wedding). Look in Read More...

Good Luck

Please please please, if you are getting married this weekend take a moment off this week with your fiance. Go for a meal, or picnic tea – a moment to cherish before the wedding. This is a precious and exciting time so savour every moment if you can. Try to Read More...

Congratulations!

Congratulations Paul and Cherie, on your wedding last saturday, 26th june ! And Best Wishes to Sian and Andrew for this weekend, looks like the weather will be perfect. Have a lovely wedding day, if you are getting married soon. Remember you can give us a call, and we’ll offer some Read More...

Wedding Planners support

Here at Cherish we love to plan weddings at short notice. So if your partner has just asked you to marry them, and you don’t want to wait until next year – give us a call. This is our speciality! If you have suddenly realised that the stress is too 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...

Can you plan a wedding in three months?

Two weeks ago I met a lovely couple who wanted to get married in London this summer. Anything is possible if you put your mind to it. They did the right thing by enlisting help. They were capable of doing all the work themselves but by asking for professional advice Read More...

Wedding drinks

For a wedding in the summer the bride wanted something more than just champagne to offer guests. There are lots of choices, (pimms, mojito’s, daiquiri’s, champagne cocktails)For a simpler look you can just drop a frozen raspberry into each glass of champagne, an easy way to add a touch of Read More...

place settings

Just a quick idea, about funky, fun, individual name settings. I love the idea of having them printed in different colours and fonts. If you are really clever you could personalise them a bit, especially for children. These are from www.notonthehighstreet.com, but you can easily make them yourself. Read More...

Valentines engagements!

I hope lots of you got surprise, romantic proposals this weekend. If you are going to go shopping for the ring, take a look at Tiffanys for some inspiration. This ring below is the most expensive i could find, and very beautiful – feel especially spoilt of you got this ring. Its Read More...

Bridesmaids dresses

These gorgeous little bridesmaids dresses are from Monsoon. They are perfect inspiration for a glitzy glamorous wedding. Little girls will love them for party dresses after the wedding, and they do lots of beautiful accessories too.Read More...

Getting started

Newly engaged – never planned a wedding before? Its natural to be excited and overwhelmed by all the options. Take some time with your partner and try to answer some of the questions below. 1) Think through your overall vision/ dreams for the day. 2) Decide on 3 things you definately won’t compromise Read More...