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Tips for Traveling with Your Wedding Dress

Destination Wedding?  Regardless of the distance, traveling to a different location with your wedding gown entails careful planning and extra TLC with your luggage. The dress must remain in tiptop shape before and after you arrive at your destination.  Luckily, there are several options and tips that you can try to ensure your beautiful dress...

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What are the best wedding traditions?

 ‘Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue’ is a wedding tradition that originated in Victorian England and is still practised today. Alongside this ritual, many Western brides also toss their bouquets over their shoulders on the big day to confirm which wedding guest is likely to get married next. But in a world filled...

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Different types of live music to consider at your wedding

Your wedding is an exciting time. Whether you are going for a modern ceremony, a traditional style wedding, or creating a special theme just for your big day… your wedding should reflect you. With so much to think about, you might forget certain elements – such as the soundtrack to your day. One of the...

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Wedding Dress Trends 2020 for brides to be

Some people think wedding dresses are timeless and don’t change as fast as other fashion, but this is not true at all. In all fashion cycles you get the fashion-forward styles, that are breaking new ground and bucking current convention.

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Choosing an alternative wedding dress: Brides, dress to please yourself, not others.

You will love your dress but no one else will love it as much as you do. Don?t compromise on anything to please others.

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Why does a shop bought wedding dress cost what it does?

Weddings are expensive but every penny in the price of a wedding dress ticket price is going to a person or to a service needed to bring the dress to you.?As with any area of life a discounted price will bring you a discounted level of quality and service. Though I now work in bespoke...

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Traditions: Who’s Wedding is it Anyway?

The story of a mother and daughter So the story I was told (a friend of a friend, you know the sort of thing): A wedding organiser was sitting in a pre-wedding meeting with the Bride and her mother. But it’s a strange thing that the bride is not answering any of the questions, Mum...

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The Wedding Secret

Felicity Westmacott and The Wedding Secret   Planning weddings is often a stressful and confusing task which is why I?m passionate about ensuring that choosing, designing and fitting your wedding dress is a relaxed and enjoyable process. Recently I?ve been in touch with another company that aim to make planning a wedding that little bit...

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