• If you are anything like me, heels are not necessarily my go to accessory. I spend my days in Vans and Converse, so wearing heels can be a bit of a shock for my feet. When I am travelling or feel like an old pair of trainers wont do the job what do I wear? If you’re a bride looking for a pair of shoes that wont have you hobbling around by the […]

    tieks – The Perfect Ballet Flat

    If you are anything like me, heels are not necessarily my go to accessory. I spend my days in Vans and Converse, so wearing heels can be a bit of a shock for my feet. When I am travelling or feel like an old pair of trainers wont do the job what do I wear? If you’re a bride looking for a pair of shoes that wont have you hobbling around by the […]

    Continue Reading...

  • We all know Reiss has some great womans clothes with stylish cuts and lovely fabrics, they also have a pretty swanky men’s section which is a high street celebrity favourite, but did you know did mens personal tailoring? If not you should really take a look as these suits are stunning!   I’m sure most Grooms out there would love a tailored suit that fits them like a glove and is just the […]

    Reiss Personal Tailoring

    We all know Reiss has some great womans clothes with stylish cuts and lovely fabrics, they also have a pretty swanky men’s section which is a high street celebrity favourite, but did you know did mens personal tailoring? If not you should really take a look as these suits are stunning!   I’m sure most Grooms out there would love a tailored suit that fits them like a glove and is just the […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If you’re a regular reader of the blog or you saw the post on my wedding, you will know Im a big fan of all things Alan Hannah. Today its all about their Mia Mia label, which offers brides “a slice of couture in an accessible ready to wear option”.   The new collection is stunning! I love the delicate detailing and the silhouettes are to to die for. If you are looking […]

    Alan Hannah – Mia Mia Spring 2013 Collection

    If you’re a regular reader of the blog or you saw the post on my wedding, you will know Im a big fan of all things Alan Hannah. Today its all about their Mia Mia label, which offers brides “a slice of couture in an accessible ready to wear option”.   The new collection is stunning! I love the delicate detailing and the silhouettes are to to die for. If you are looking […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Hello lovely SYW readers! Today I have a fun filled Brighton wedding for you thanks to wonderful Erika at PhotoMadly.   You know its going to be full of vibrance when the wedding preparations start at the colourful Hotel Pelirocco. Kathryn and Lee were lucky enough to even get a few shots on the beach, which is a must if you are getting married near the sea side. Its great to see bold […]

    Kathryn and Lee’s Colourful Brighton Wedding

    Hello lovely SYW readers! Today I have a fun filled Brighton wedding for you thanks to wonderful Erika at PhotoMadly.   You know its going to be full of vibrance when the wedding preparations start at the colourful Hotel Pelirocco. Kathryn and Lee were lucky enough to even get a few shots on the beach, which is a must if you are getting married near the sea side. Its great to see bold […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If I was stranded on a desert island and I was only allowed to bring one jewellery designer with me, it would have to be Alexis Bittar! His truly stunning and unique pieces blow me away and I’m sure you can see why. When I said you would see more jewellery on the blog I knew I wanted to showcase Alexis’ work and here it is!   Alexis uses Lucite (what an amazing plastic), […]

    Stunning Jewellery From Alexis Bittar

    If I was stranded on a desert island and I was only allowed to bring one jewellery designer with me, it would have to be Alexis Bittar! His truly stunning and unique pieces blow me away and I’m sure you can see why. When I said you would see more jewellery on the blog I knew I wanted to showcase Alexis’ work and here it is!   Alexis uses Lucite (what an amazing plastic), […]

    Continue Reading...

  • As you can see Dan and Kerrie hit London town for their engagement shoot. These are such cute pictures and the backdrop of Tower Bridge in such a colourful and dramatic scene.   Its’s a lovely idea to pick iconic sites in the city you live to play the background in your engagement shoot. Hajley from Hajley Petein Photography did a fab job of capturing the vibe of the thames and such a lovely […]

    A Tower Bridge Engagement Shoot

    As you can see Dan and Kerrie hit London town for their engagement shoot. These are such cute pictures and the backdrop of Tower Bridge in such a colourful and dramatic scene.   Its’s a lovely idea to pick iconic sites in the city you live to play the background in your engagement shoot. Hajley from Hajley Petein Photography did a fab job of capturing the vibe of the thames and such a lovely […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If you read SYW regularly you will know I am a huge cake fan, so I love to share new cake discoveries when I come across them. Ladies and gentleman say hello to Ceri from Olofson Design. Her cakes, biscuits and cupcakes are amazing!!!   I had a chance to chat with Ceri and get a little insight into her wonderful cakey world. Over to Ceri…         How did you […]

    Olofson Design – Unique Sweet Treats

    If you read SYW regularly you will know I am a huge cake fan, so I love to share new cake discoveries when I come across them. Ladies and gentleman say hello to Ceri from Olofson Design. Her cakes, biscuits and cupcakes are amazing!!!   I had a chance to chat with Ceri and get a little insight into her wonderful cakey world. Over to Ceri…         How did you […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Although we are having another cold spell with flakes of snow making intermittent appearances, its sometimes nice to think about the sunny places in the world. Jimmy and Laura had a beautiful wedding in Mallorca hills over a sunshine filled weekend last summer. Yup doesn’t it look dreamy!   I think Laura’s gold sequinned dress is just gorgeous! I love seeing brides try colourful dresses especially if they have a bit of sparkle. […]

    Jimmy & Laura’s Mallorca Wedding in the Sunshine

    Although we are having another cold spell with flakes of snow making intermittent appearances, its sometimes nice to think about the sunny places in the world. Jimmy and Laura had a beautiful wedding in Mallorca hills over a sunshine filled weekend last summer. Yup doesn’t it look dreamy!   I think Laura’s gold sequinned dress is just gorgeous! I love seeing brides try colourful dresses especially if they have a bit of sparkle. […]

    Continue Reading...

  • When I was at the Something Blue PR press day a couple of weeks ago I can across a fantastic company called Illustries. They are amazing! I was really excited to finally see wedding albums with personality that represented more than a selection of photos, but include quotes, copies of the speeches and some even have cute life map. These are tailor made memory books which are beautifully presented. Illustries don’t just stop at […]

    Illustries: Beautiful Memories

    When I was at the Something Blue PR press day a couple of weeks ago I can across a fantastic company called Illustries. They are amazing! I was really excited to finally see wedding albums with personality that represented more than a selection of photos, but include quotes, copies of the speeches and some even have cute life map. These are tailor made memory books which are beautifully presented. Illustries don’t just stop at […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Lots of ladies get their wedding shoes decorated, painted or customised (some fab examples here and here) so I’m sure the guys are feeling a little left out on pimped shoes front. If you are one of those men, fear not as Oliver Sweeney has the perfect solution. Tattooed shoes!     Oliver Sweeney is one of the leading british designers and since the company was established in 1989 has created some classic as […]

    Oliver Sweeney Shoe Tattoos

    Lots of ladies get their wedding shoes decorated, painted or customised (some fab examples here and here) so I’m sure the guys are feeling a little left out on pimped shoes front. If you are one of those men, fear not as Oliver Sweeney has the perfect solution. Tattooed shoes!     Oliver Sweeney is one of the leading british designers and since the company was established in 1989 has created some classic as […]

    Continue Reading...

  • When I got married I didn’t freak out and go on a crazy diet or work out for 4 hours a day, I had loads of other things to think about so why worry about dropping 2 dress sizes. I kept up my usual routine of exercise (which some weeks was only two yoga classes) as I sit so much at work it’s quiet nice to get the body moving.   For me […]

    Feeling Fit and Healthy For Your Wedding

    When I got married I didn’t freak out and go on a crazy diet or work out for 4 hours a day, I had loads of other things to think about so why worry about dropping 2 dress sizes. I kept up my usual routine of exercise (which some weeks was only two yoga classes) as I sit so much at work it’s quiet nice to get the body moving.   For me […]

    Continue Reading...

  • When your wedding has come and gone and you are flicking through photos and reliving the moments, one thing not to forget is your thank you’s. Whether they are cards or short notes, your guests will really appreciate a little thank you. As with all the elements of your wedding, the ‘thank you’s are another way to get creative. Here are a few ideas to get you started.   Photos of Signs Printed […]

    Creative Thank You Ideas

    When your wedding has come and gone and you are flicking through photos and reliving the moments, one thing not to forget is your thank you’s. Whether they are cards or short notes, your guests will really appreciate a little thank you. As with all the elements of your wedding, the ‘thank you’s are another way to get creative. Here are a few ideas to get you started.   Photos of Signs Printed […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If you are anything like me, you can spend hours looking at the details that make weddings so special. The little things that make your wedding unique can be fun to put together and we had a blast creating, designing and making the little touches for our wedding.   The big decisions, like the dress and the venue also play a hug role in the look and feel of the day. Here is […]

    The Details – Dina and Ste’s Perfect Wedding (Pt2)

    If you are anything like me, you can spend hours looking at the details that make weddings so special. The little things that make your wedding unique can be fun to put together and we had a blast creating, designing and making the little touches for our wedding.   The big decisions, like the dress and the venue also play a hug role in the look and feel of the day. Here is […]

    Continue Reading...

  • It’s Christmas Eve and this will be my last post of the year. I thought I would save our wedding for today, our little Christmas treat to remind ourselves how wonderful the day was and just how lucky we are.   We go married in March this year and unbelievably we had the most glorious weather. It’s definitely worth considering an out of season wedding. With my husbands work diary the summer was […]

    Our Wedding – Dina and Ste’s Perfect Wedding (Pt1)

    It’s Christmas Eve and this will be my last post of the year. I thought I would save our wedding for today, our little Christmas treat to remind ourselves how wonderful the day was and just how lucky we are.   We go married in March this year and unbelievably we had the most glorious weather. It’s definitely worth considering an out of season wedding. With my husbands work diary the summer was […]

    Continue Reading...

  • While I was putting together the star mood board, I came across some amazing star DIYs which I wanted to share. These stars can either be fantastic room decorations or perfect little stars for your tables. You could even try them out for Christmas. We decorated our office by making massive versions of Annekata’s Super Simple Stars below and they looked brilliant.   For the full tutorials check out the Minna May, Annekata and The […]

    DIY Star Tutorials

    While I was putting together the star mood board, I came across some amazing star DIYs which I wanted to share. These stars can either be fantastic room decorations or perfect little stars for your tables. You could even try them out for Christmas. We decorated our office by making massive versions of Annekata’s Super Simple Stars below and they looked brilliant.   For the full tutorials check out the Minna May, Annekata and The […]

    Continue Reading...