It's happened. It's purchased. It's mine! I've finally finally found THE DRESS- and what a beauty of a dress it is! Obviously I can't really tell you anything at all, but I will tell you it's different to what I imagined, but in the best possible way. And when people say 'you'll just know' and … Continue reading I’ve said YES TO THE DRESS!
They really are all consuming. They take over your newsfeed, Pinterest habit and often daily conversations. Not only do they take up much of your purse strings, they too often take up much of your out-of-work mind space too. Ah yes, weddings. I'd heard lots of couples talk about taking a few days away before … Continue reading Our Budapest adventure and a week without the ‘W’ word
The grand old age of 29 isn't too bad so far. In fact, my first day of my 29th year very pretty special. I spent the day trying wedding dresses on! The beautiful White Closet has been on my 'Must Visit' list since that diamond was placed on my finger. Especially as their newest … Continue reading Bridal wear at White closet studios, Liverpool
Yesterday was a pretty emotional day. Our very first MUA Pro students at The Rouge School flew the nest, I waved off Robyn for her week of much needed time off and my heart-felt writing was published on one of my all time favourite blogs. Love My Dress Love My Dress is a well … Continue reading From the heart- Love My Dress feature
We are lucky to have such lovely lovely friends! And lots of friends who also work in the busy world of weddings. One of these said friends is Dan and co from Papertwin. Papertwin are one of the very best wedding videographers in the North West, if not the UK, and are definitely a company … Continue reading Most Loved, by Papertwin
Venue hunting. It's turns out is a lot harder than you think. Well it is when you are determined to only be satisfied with butterflies. We've looked out for venues that blow us away pretty much since we got engaged, but nothing's really 'hit the spot' or ticked all the boxes- is it really … Continue reading The hunt is on
It's not every week you put on a clean pair of pjs, throw your hair in Sleep in Rollers and pop round to your friends house for a brew with a camera crew. But then in sure it's not in ITV Lorraine's Giovanna Fletcher's normal life to arrive in Liverpool for a scouse makeover at … Continue reading Scousing it up with Lorraine
I know, I know. Such a cliche! But in my case, for the next few months it's a way of life! After working with so many brides who stress themselves senseless after ordering a dress 1-2 sizes smaller than they currently are, I've promised myself I won't order or even try on dresses until I'm … Continue reading Shedding for a wedding
Early in 2015 I stumbled across an unusual Instagram account, with a fabulous name. Introducing, Knickers Models Own. See I told you the name would stop you in your tracks! Caroline Jones set up this quirky account to document her year of fund raising for Cancer Research UK, in memory of her dear mum. … Continue reading Knickers Models Own
It's now nearing the 4 month mark since Mr Flicks planted a sparkly vintage inspired rock on my finger- and the wedding planning has hardly got off the ground. Surprising, since I've always blagged that I could easily organise my big day in a matter of weeks, thanks to a decade working with brides. How … Continue reading The good, the bad and the downright rude.