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The National Wedding Show, Olympia – our post-show breakdown

We had a fabulous weekend at The National Wedding Show, Olympia, handing out our Best of the Blog magazines and chatting to lovely brides-to-be! If you didn’t make it, don’t worry because we’ve rounded up some of our favourite bots from the day:

National Wedding Show Catwalk

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Your chance to WIN a pair of tickets to the WedAway VIP preview

Destination wedding show, WedAway, is the UK’s only dedicated destination wedding show, and a must-attend event for anyone thinking of tying the knot abroad. You’ll be able to get information about all of the most spectacular wedding destinations worldwide, with over 150 wedding planners and suppliers on hand to answer all your questions. 


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Words To Love By

It’s Valentine’s Day ❤️ and we all know what that means. The shelves have been bursting with gifts and sentiment, roses are delivered to the door – dinner for two is on the menu this evening and it’s all about that special little something or someone… It’s wonderful to love! Behind all the red glitter and loved up statuses on social media, we want to shine the light on some of the truest words about love ever spoken, by a few of the greats. We’re here to get you inspired with 10 of our favourite quotations on the art of romance… 

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Weekend Wedding Venues

We’re seeing a huge rise in couples deciding to spread their wedding celebrations across more than just one day, and who can blame them? Your wedding day is perhaps your only opportunity to get everyone you love together and celebrate, well, you! – and that is where wedding weekend venues come in. Wedding weekend venues give you the opportunity to stretch out your wedding celebrations, giving you more time with your loved ones (and more time to party). 

The Copse Wedding Weekend Venue | Guides for Brides

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An Italian Love Affair

February, the month of love. In Italy, that’d be l’amore. Valentine’s Day itself originated here, with Shakespeare penning Romeo and Juliet set in romantic Verona. With spots like the Amalfi Coast, Sorrento, Capri and Venice seen as idylls, it’s no wonder that the popularity of Italy as the backdrop to the ideal wedding has soared. We’d have to agree that it’s second to none for intimacy, declarations and serenades. If you’re looking for an exquisite destination wedding, Italy has plenty to offer from it’s sprawling coastal shores to it’s evergreen olive groves and quaint towns nestled in the hillside… 

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Say It With Handmade Stationery

These days, it’s the personal touches which are everything. Thankfully, customisation is a watchword these days and you can put your mark on almost everything! At Guides for Brides, we adore independents and small suppliers of the craft trade – and bespoke stationery has a real flair. Truly made with love, you can work closely with a designer to provide gorgeous wedding stationery which’ll strike the perfect note with your guests. 

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5 ways to give your wedding a romantic vibe

The reason you’re planning a wedding, ultimately, is down to love. You met, you fell in love and now you’re planning a celebration you’ll never forget. Below, the team behind Bijou Wedding Venues share their top 5 ways to give your wedding day a romantic vibe!

Bijou Wedding Venues | Guides for Brides

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We’re In Love With These Movie Moments

Valentine’s Day is coming up and we all know what that means – all the romantic movies get pulled out! Whilst you sit through these with your girlfriends or star of a boyfriend, you can’t help but linger on the romantic gestures. This got us thinking about how much we’d love to be on the receiving end of some of these movie perfect moments…

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Love Your Lips

Great beauty starts with care, trust and quality. We’re here for you through the colder months with tips for caring for your skin, your hair and now we’ve a word to say on loving your lips… With a little help from Lypsyl and their years of expertise! 

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Botanical Wedding Trends

Use your wedding to create a luscious garden paradise. This year, greenery is Pantone’s hottest trending colour and we’ve found ways which you bring a stunning natural backdrop indoors for your big day. 

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