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Winner at the UK Blog Awards 2018!

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 […]

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Pantone Fall 2018

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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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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2017 Review of the year

I hope you’ve had a wonderful time celebrating Christmas. At this between and betwixt time, I often take the time to reflect on the past year. And what a fantastic year it’s been for Hanami Dream weddings and special occasions in 2017. This year, my focus has been on developing the blog commercially, as well […]

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Pantone | Fall 2017 | Top ten colours

Top blog posts in 2017 on Hanami Dream

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Pantone® announce the Color of the Year 2018

Pantone® have picked a deep purple ‘Ultra Violet’ as their colour of the year for 2018! What a wonderful, vibrant colour that I can’t wait to see couples incorporating into their wedding colour schemes next year. For me, it was always going to be a toss up between a bright yellow or a brilliant shade of […]

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Vote for Hanami Dream in UK Blog Awards #UKBA18

With great excitement, I’m pleased to say that Hanami Dream has been nominated in the UK Blog Awards® again in 2018. The UK Blog Awards® was founded to recognise individuals and companies that develop content on their Blog, Vlog and new for 2018 Digital platforms too. The awards are now in their fifth year and […]

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