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Wedding / 03.08.2018

How to plan a winter wedding Whilst many of us decide on a summer wedding with the promise of warmer and hopefully drier days, for some of us, the thought of a winter wedding is simply the most romantic idea of them all. Naturally, snow can rarely be predicted, but the crispness of the weather, the richness of colour choices and the difference in clothing styles is simply irresistible. Here’s how to plan a winter wedding that is sure to create an overwhelming feeling of warmth just when it is needed most. Dress appropriately Yes, you can have the dress of your dreams when the weather is decidedly chilly. Even if you want a sleeveless number, the addition of a shrug type cardigan or...

Event Planning / 13.07.2018

It’s time to party! So fun times, shared with friends and family, and a room filled with laughter, warmth, memories and deserved relaxation……that is unless you are the planner. There is something about organising the social gathering known as ‘the party’ that can turn the most organised and capable of human beings into jibbering wrecks. So with that in mind, just how can you turn party-planning into a dream scenario? 1. Choose your guests wisely It may seem a little harsh but the right guests can be the difference between social success and social failure. If you have witnessed a potential guest reach the depths of shame at another event, then there is no reason they shouldn’t do the same as yours. It...

baby shower / 05.04.2017

Perfection – it’s a word that says precisely what it sets out to do – being perfect means that nothing about it could be better… So when it comes to buying the perfect gift for that baby or bridal shower, how do we manage to reach those dizzy heights of perfection and give the recipient an item that will leave them gasping in thankfulness, and others gaping open-mouthed in awe of your gift-choosing skills? It may seem obvious, but always choose a gift with the person you are buying for firmly at the forefront of your search. There’s a lot to be said for gut instinct, so if your tummy is turning over in an indecisive kind of way, then it’s time...