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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 Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announces the Budget later. He is expected to announce relaxed rules around wedding venues. the cost of weddings […]

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Pantone Sweet Lilac SS19 | Hanami Dream | UKAWEP

Finalist in UKAWEP Pantone® colour trend challenge SS19

Pretty chuffed to have one of mood boards picked as finalist again in the UK Academy of Wedding and Event Planning SS19 Pantone® colour trend challenge. Sweet Lilac | pink sugary treats IMAGE CREDITS: Dress | Gem Harris via Rock N Roll Bride via…/20-stunning-non-white-wed…/amp/ Milk shakes | Lovely little partiesky Flowers | Miss Zeit […]

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Vote for Hanami Dream in the Cotswolds Awards 2018

I’m delighted to have been nominated for Cotswold Blogger of the Year 2018! Please take a couple of moments to follow this link (scroll down about 3/4 of the way to find the blogger category). I’d really appreciate your vote for Hanami Dream. We live in such a stunning part of the country, it’s […]

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Pantone Spring 2019

Top Spring 2019 colours from Pantone®

The current back to school vibe always makes me feel a little sad and melancholy. It’s the end of the summer and the seasons are beginning to change. It is back to work and back to reality, after a summer of fun. The lyrics of ‘Zorbing’ by Stornoway sum up what this time of year […]

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Happy 2nd birthday to #UKWedLunch

Your help is needed to shape the future of wedding Twitter networking hours – please complete this short survey Last month marked two years since my wedding Twitter networking hour started. #UKWedLunch was born to cater for couples planning a wedding in their lunch break. It was designed to connect brides and grooms looking […]

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Celebrating 4 years of Hanami Dream!

What a day for celebration the fourth of July is:  Independence Day, Alice Day and today is the 4th birthday of Hanami Dream weddings and special occasions! four years since my first styled shoot Yes, today marks four years since I published my first styled photo shoot under the umbrella of Hanami Dream. After that Alice in Wonderland […]

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