Pantone® announce the Color of the Year 2019

Pantone® have picked a warm and energising orange ‘Living Coral’ as their colour of the year for 2019!Living CoralFor me, it was always going to be one of the warmer tones of either a...

Keep it local for an eco wedding

It’s a sad fact that, by their nature, weddings can be quite wasteful. After all, it is often a lot of preparation, produce and packaging for just one day.However, more couples nowadays...

Dreaming of a white christmas (wedding)

This time of year often signals the end of the busy summer wedding season, though many couples are now seeing the benefits of having an off peak winter wedding. There’s loads of great...

Changes in marriage law for outdoor weddings

Today could mark the start of some exciting changes to where couples can get married in the future in England and Wales. I’m looking forward to hearing about changes in marriage laws today when...

Living Coral in UKAWEP Pantone® colour trend challenge

Here’s the Living Coral mood board that I submitted in the UK Academy of Wedding and Event Planning SS19 Pantone® colour trend challenge earlier this year.Living Coral | succulents on...

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Royal wedding part two

Obviously, I love a good wedding and even more so a royal one. Well, if you wait longer enough then two come along at once and we’ve certainly been spoilt for royal weddings this year! I was glued to the television once again on Friday to see Princess Eugenie and Jack...

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Finding the perfect wedding dress

For many, picking a wedding dress may be the most exciting purchase that you make and, some may say, one of the best (and hardest) decisions in the wedding planning process. wedding dress trends Finding the perfect wedding dress is no mean feat and wedding dresses...

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Children at weddings

wedding guest list The wedding guest list is often cited as being one of the top stresses for couples during wedding planning (whether you plan to invite children or not to your big day). Who to invite is personal to each couple, as every family has different...

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Wedding venue review: Merriscourt

Merriscourt wedding venue review Merriscourt is one of my favourite barn wedding venues in the heart of the Cotswolds. A vast expanse of space and possibilities; complete with modern facilities, accommodation and in house catering options. It is a ‘one stop shop’ of a...

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Wedding venue review: Ashmolean Museum

Ashmolean Museum wedding venue review You'd be forgiven if you didn't realise that you could get married at the magnificent Ashmolean Museum in Oxford - there are some wonderful unknown venue options on offer right on our doorsteps. Licensed wedding venues In 1995,...

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Wedding venue review: Lapstone Barn

If I was getting married again, this is the wedding venue where I'd choose to say 'I do'! Its a brilliant compromise between a hotel and the blank canvas of a barn, which for me is the best of both worlds. Location Though slightly out of my normal radar, this wedding...

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Showcasing my own beautiful and inspirational, trend-led styled wedding shoots, collaborating with local venues and innovative wedding suppliers to provide captivating (yet attainable) wedding inspiration for couples in the midst of wedding planning.

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Pantone® announce the Color of the Year 2019

Pantone® have picked a warm and energising orange ‘Living Coral’ as their colour of the year for 2019!Living CoralFor me, it was always going to be one of the warmer tones of either a bright yellow or vibrant red. This seems like the perfect compromise mix...

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Another styled shoot featured in a wedding magazine

Feeling so proud to have another of my wedding shoots in print! Check out page 65 of the latest edition (December/January) of Your Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wedding magazine to see my Secret Garden styled wedding shoot featured.And also page 78 for an...

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“Many thanks to you Nicola for working tirelessly and pulling [the shoot] off so successfully. Thank you so much for all your amazing hard work on the photo shoot, we can't wait to see the photos as the Barn looked so lovely. ...we would love to work with you again...

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