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. https://www.cotswoldsconcierge.co.uk/cotswolds-awards/ We live in such a stunning part of the country, it’s […]
If you’re planning your wedding in the Cotswolds then make sure you get a copy of the 2018/19 edition of Cotswold Bride which is now out for the year. http://www.bridemagazine.co.uk/articles/order-your-copy-of-cotswold-bride-2018-2019 Get your Wedmin in to action!
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 […]
Your help is needed to shape the future of wedding Twitter networking hours – please complete this short survey https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8C7CLK6 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 […]
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 […]
Whilst I’m blowing my own trumpet, I thought I’d share this little beauty… Still pretty darn chuffed to have won the individual events and wedding category in 2018 at the UK Blog Awards! Thanks for all your ongoing support.
Feeling pretty proud to have one of my wedding shoots in print! Check out pages 67 & 68 of the latest edition (June/July) of Your Glos & Wilts Wedding magazine to see my Journey to the Centre of the Earth styled wedding shoot featured.
Winner at the UK Blog Awards 2018! I am absolutely delighted (and still somewhat overwhelmed) to share the amazing news that my wedding blog has won the Individual Wedding and Events UK Blog Award this year! I am completely over the moon. The news is only just sinking in and I’m feeling pretty darn chuffed […]
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 […]
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 […]