Category: News

Wedding Veil

Competition Time – Win a Veil! 

May 28, 2018 | News

Our competition in issue 11 is from Suzanne Harrington Bride who have been making bespoke wedding dresses for modern brides since 2012. Founded in East London, the label is known for its soft fabrics, craftsmanship and imaginative design ideas. Favoured by brides looking for a dress that is relaxed, comfortable, free-spirited and above all, a natural extension of their individuality.  The Prize  Choose from:  The ‘Cloud’ veil. Simple cut edged. Handmade from soft tulle in pale ivory or pale cream (other colour options available on request). Worth £70.  The ‘Bloom’ veil. Handmade from soft ivory tulle with a beautiful scattering of flowers. Worth £120.  (Note – Images…

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Wedding Food

Foodie Ideas & Top Tips

May 25, 2018 | News

Caiger & Co. Guest Post WE LOVE WEDDINGS! Of course we do, that’s why we’re here. And if you’re anything like us here in the Caiger & Co. kitchen, the thought of wedding planning means instantly thinking about the ‘do’, the ‘party’ or the ‘shindig’, and for us that means, food & drinks! We’ve got to be honest, food is a bit of an emotive subject and we find that couples often worry about the wrong things when it comes to wedding food. This is usually because they feel that they have to please a huge number of people with…

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Personal Branding Event

Me & My Brand: Personal Branding Workshop

May 23, 2018 | News

At the beginning of May we hosted a personal branding workshop with Not Your Average I Do. It was a sell out event and we were thrilled to have some big names in the wedding industry join us. The event was held at Not Your Average HQ in Partridge Green. It’s where Kelly Kearley and her team keep all their props and decor. It doubles as a showroom, they host workshops for couples and it’s a hub for members (i.e. local wedding suppliers) to meet their clients. It was a great location with one big boardroom style table, projector and…

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Wedding Decor

Ceremony Décor Checklist

May 21, 2018 | News

There is so much to think about when it comes to planning your wedding. So, here’s a ceremony décor checklist we’ve put together for you to use and ensure you do not forget anything when it comes to this important stage of planning. As a DIY couple you’ve come to the right place, you thrive off your creative side and cannot wait to start planning the décor for your ceremony. Pinterest is perfect for inspiring you on what to have incorporate into your ceremony theme, but it doesn’t tell you what it is you need. Welcome Sign Some venues do…

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Beach Wedding

Beach House Wedding

May 18, 2018 | News

Today we hear from real bride Sabrina, she tells us all about her and Jonathan’s laid back beach party wedding… We had a beachy theme for our wedding with a relaxed, laid back vibe. More like a summer garden party rather then a formal wedding. We wanted it to be very natural and wild rather then having set colour schemes and table plans. It was important to us on the day that our guests felt relaxed and were able to mingle, this being the first time a lot of our families had met. We didn’t want our ceremony to be…

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Wedding Street Food

Quirky Ideas for Wedding Street Food

May 16, 2018 | News

Of course, everyone knows here at Margot’s Weddings we are massive foodies. So we had to deliver a blog on wedding street food ideas! It is so much fun having street food options at your wedding, with these becoming increasingly popular amongst wedding trends for 2018. Many horsebox trailers are being converted into quirky bars and pizza serving stations. So let’s give you the lowdown on some of our favourite street food ideas. Halloumi-Licious Halloumi, the best thing in the world! What better way to celebrate than to have a halloumi street food van at your wedding. We are so…

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Tipis & yurts

Festival Weddings – Get ‘Tipi’ Ready!

May 14, 2018 | News

As the summer months creep up on us the outdoor weddings begin to boom. In today’s guest feature Jennifer from The Celebrant Directory tells us why she loves and tipi and yurt weddings… There are so many fun ways to set up an outdoor wedding from gorgeously decorated marquees to beautifully transformed back gardens. But one trend we are certainly hoping is here to stay is using tipi’s and yurts! Why do we love them? Quite simply, they are so much fun! Having a tipi or a yurt for your wedding is a gorgeous way to get that summery, festival…

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Brighton Wedding Fair

Happily Ever After Creative Wedding Fair Returns to Brighton

May 10, 2018 | News

The organisers of The Fairy Tale Fair have announced the Happily Ever After Creative Wedding fair will be returning to Brighton! It is to be held on Sunday 9th September (10.30am – 3pm) at the prestigious Brighton Racecourse and will feature 100 carefully chosen independent exhibitors. The fair aims to attract couples with an interest in handmade and creative products and those looking for unique and one-of-a-kind creations they know they won’t find anywhere else. There will be live singers throughout the day, plus free drop-in craft workshops. Entry is £2.50 per person (children 16 and under free). A limited number…

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Outdoor Wedding Venue

Wedstock by the Lake

May 8, 2018 | News

Hello! I hope you all had a good bank holiday weekend, it was a scorcher wasn’t it? Spring wedding fair season is coming to an end now (and actual wedding season is kicking in) but we do still have a few more fairs to go… the outdoor/festival wedding fairs! On Sunday I went along to Wedstock by the Lake, a collaborative event between QQW and The Arabian Tent Company. It was held at Rye Island which happens to be The Arabian Tent Company’s HQ and founder Katherine Hudson’s home. It’s also a pretty cool new wedding venue! When I arrived…

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Beach Wedding

How to Style a Beach Themed Wedding

May 3, 2018 | News

Summer is finally here! What better way to celebrate than those all-important beach themed weddings. If you live in the Sussex or Hampshire area then you certainly have a lot of beaches to choose from. We’ve put this blog post together to inspire you on how you can style your beach themed wedding. Above photo: Sue Kwiatkowska – www.suekwiatkowska.com Nautical Theme The classic nautical theme for a beach themed wedding. We love a bit of nautical, those navy blue and white stripes are just calling for us! There are so many ways in which you can wow your guests with…

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