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Wedding bouquets that will last a lifetime

Wedding bouquets

-Flower specialist launches first of its kind wedding flower preservation service-

-Unique preservation technique maintains flowers forever-

 

Happy couples can relive their special day forever following the launch of a new, revolutionary bouquet preservation service and floral collection.

 

The Wedding Collection and Lifetime Preservation Service, created by EnduraRoses.com makes the ultimate wedding day memento for bride and groom, and is available for as little as £25 per bouquet, with the lifetime preservation service costing £250.  

 

Britain’s Best Best Man Revealed!

Britain’s Best Best Man

Following nationwide search by leading stag and hen travel expert, Red 7

Sean Keenan from Stokeinteignhead in Devon has been crowned Britain’s Best Best Man, following a nationwide search by leading stag and hen travel expert, Red7

The competition was created by Red7 to celebrate its 20th anniversary, and the changing role of the Best Man over that time, but it was the story of Sean’s time as Best Man in June this year that really blew the judges away. 

Nominated by Thom Brown, the groom who chose him for the prestigious role, Sean was a first time Best Man – and has decided that, following his win, he will never take up the job again! 

Five-figure investment enhances Slaley Hall in Hexham

Slaley Hal

LUXURY Northumberland hotel Slaley Hall has boosted its credentials as a premier wedding destination in the North following interior and exterior refurbishment works.

 

A £20,000 cash injection has seen the hotel’s outdoor pagoda found in the Ornamental Garden restored, creating a stunning setting with a difference where couples can tie the knot or have their photography captured on the day.

 

Additionally, the gardens have been fully landscaped with improved accessibility for wedding ceremonies and events, featuring new flowering plants, ornamental grasses, shrubs and trees, as well as lighting adding to its ambience.

 

Waldhaus Flims: Wedding magic in the mountains

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The Waldhaus Flims Alpine Grand Hotel and Spa: where breath-taking Alpine scenery meets the Grandezza of the Belle Epoque. The perfect setting to celebrate a truly fairytale wedding, this mountain retreat is located in the heart of the Swiss Alps. Waldhaus Flims has also been named the 6th most beautiful wedding location in Switzerland at the Swiss Location Awards®.

 

The organic wedding cake company

organic wedding

Why you should consider going all organic for your first slice as a married couple

There’s no doubt that the wedding cake is one of the most important aspects of the day – the style, flavour, and how many tiers all considered. But have you ever thought about the ingredients that make up your cake?

Celeste from The Organic Wedding Cake Company has created a whole business off the back of her love for organic produce and the demand for organic cakes. She’s been buying organic for over 15 years but has been baking cakes for a lot longer and so it was only natural to bring the two together as a business.

Château de Riell offers the perfect recipe for an idyllic wedding reception

Château de Riell

Captivating French scenery, stunning cuisine and wonderful Champagne

 

A baroque hideaway surrounded by the Pyrénées mountains, the elegant Château de Riell property in French Catalonia is an idyllic location to celebrate that special day. Whether it’s a small intimate gathering or an extensive grand affair, the château works with couples to create their ideal bespoke wedding reception. 

 

Money is key for women entering later life marriages

With recent official figures1 showing that the number of older women marrying or remarrying has increased in recent years, new research suggests that for many the decision to tie the knot is as much about money as love alone.

 

According to a new study by Investec Wealth & Investment2, almost half (48%) of divorced and widowed women aged over 55 said that their financial wellbeing would influence or has influenced their decision to remarry rather than have a common-law relationship.

 

Of these, almost a quarter (23%) rated their financial wellbeing as a significant factor and one in ten (9%) the primary factor in deciding to remarry, rising to 15% among divorced women.

 

Yellow Zebra Safaris Lifts the Lid on ‘Adventure-Mooners’

Yellow Zebra Safaris Lifts the Lid on ‘Adventure-Mooners’

New research from travel company Yellow Zebra Safaris has revealed a growing number of newlyweds looking for adventure over traditional honeymoons. 

The research showed significant differences between the honeymooners of the early 2010s and the more adventurous couples today! Now Yellow Zebra has created a full set of statistics, including original data, to showcase this new segment of honeymooners.

Goldsmiths announced as headline sponsor for Conde Nast Brides the show 2017

Jenny Packham

GOLDSMITHS is proud to be named headline sponsor for this year’s Condé Nast Brides – The Show 2017, having supported the event to great success in its previous years.

 

This September (29 – 01 October), the very best from the bridal industry come together to share expertise, knowledge and inspiration on how to host a dream wedding as Condé Nast Brides magazine is spectacularly brought to life through the likes of catwalk shows, The Imagination Room and Bridal Bar. 

 

Leading luxury high street jeweller Goldsmiths is the destination for brides-to-be with each of its 100 plus local showrooms specialising in all engagement and wedding needs from bridal jewellery to gifting.