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Celebrating 3 years of Hanami Dream!

What a day for celebration the fourth of July is:  Independence Day, Alice Day and today is the 3rd birthday of Hanami Dream weddings and special occasions! Yes, today marks three years since I published my first styled photo shoot under the umbrella of Hanami Dream. After that Alice in Wonderland shoot, came the Wizard of Oz, followed […]

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Pantone | Fall 2017 | Top ten colours

Top 10 Fall 2017 colours from Pantone®

I’m not going to lie, I’m like a kid on Christmas Eve when I’m waiting with baited breath for the Pantone® announcements. For three times a year, I feel like a proper journalist waiting for the news to break about the next season’s top colours. (And I’m nearly beside myself waiting for the colour of […]

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Award season is upon us

It seems we are in the full throes of award season at the moment. Social media, television and magazines are strewn with images of glamourous celebrities on red carpets attending glitzy award ceremonies. At this time of the year there’s the SAG Awards, BAFTAs, Golden Globes, Grammys, Emmys and not forgetting the Oscars at the end […]

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A very happy start to the New Year

How’s this for a great start to the New Year – I’ve made it to the finals of the UK Blog Awards again! I’m absolutely delighted that my blog has reached the final stage in the UK Blog Awards process as a Wedding and Events individual finalist. Thank you so much to everyone for all your […]

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2016 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 2016!I’ve continued to study with UKAWEP and was proud to be picked as Student […]

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Pantone® announce the Color of the Year 2017

We are going green next year as the Pantone® Color of the Year 2017 is Greenery. What a wonderful, fresh and vibrant colour that I can’t wait to see couples incorporating into their wedding colour schemes next year. Greenery will look stunning alongside pure white as well as partnering perfectly with other colours. Plus it […]

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