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Wedding venue review: Eynsham Hall

Well, if you’re looking for the WOW factor, turning in to the long drive way and getting a first glimpse at this wedding venue will get your jaw dropping and have your guests in awe. Location Set in rural Oxfordshire lies Eynsham Hall which, despite it’s name, is actually in North Leigh (on the road […]

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Top Fall 2018 colours from Pantone®

I’m pleased we didn’t have to wait as long as last year for the Pantone® announcement of the Fall/Winter colours to look out for in 2018. In fact, it even took me a bit by surprise! With the fashion week season just kicking off (this month is New York, London, Milan and then Paris) we […]

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Local licensed wedding venues in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds

Getting married in the Cotswolds We live in such a stunning part of the country, commonly regarded as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Cotswolds is located in south central England and made up of 6 counties: Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire. It’s no wonder that every year 21,000+* of couples getting […]

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Certified Wedding and Event Planner

I’m thrilled to announce that I have recently obtained my Diploma in Wedding and Event Planning from the UK Academy of Wedding & Event Planners and am now a Certified Wedding and Event Planner. I’m over the moon to (finally) complete the course! It’s taken a little while longer than I first planned but actually this […]

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Bridesmaid looking down in garden | Journey to the Centre of the Earth | modern ethereal winter styled bridal shoot by Hanami Dream | agate | marble | airplants | tulle | pale blue | gold | Oxleaze Barn | Gloucestershire | October 2017 | Photography by Squib Photography www.squibphotography.co.uk

#UKWedLunch – Wednesday 17th January 2018 – bridesmaids’ duties

#UKWedLunch – Wednesday 17th January 2018 As well as general wedding planning chat, today there will be about bridesmaids’ duties #weddingplanning #UKWedLunch Bridesmaid = a girl or woman (usually one of several) who accompanied a bride on her wedding day Chief bridesmaid / Maid of honour = principle unmarried attendant Matron of honour = married female […]

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Bridal party outside of the Barn | Journey to the Centre of the Earth | modern ethereal winter styled bridal shoot by Hanami Dream | agate | marble | airplants | tulle | pale blue | gold | Oxleaze Barn | Gloucestershire | October 2017 | Photography by Squib Photography www.squibphotography.co.uk

Wedding venue review: Oxleaze Barn

Location Not too far off the A361 (which runs from Burford to Swindon) is a beautiful wedding barn. You’d be forgiven to thinking you were in the middle of nowhere as this wedding venue location feels so remote. There’s a wonderful quietness to the surroundings and a lovely sense of still and calmness. It really is […]

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