Wedding Ideas: For the Groom
No wedding day would be special without your groomsmen to support you, so make sure you’re honouring them with the best of gifts that will stand the test of time. Unique gifts for groomsmen and ushers can be hard to find, but these leather gifts from Pampeano are the perfect balance of meaningful and practical.
Hot on the heels of the news that Radio 1 DJ Greg James is engaged after his girlfriend Bella popped the question, we're sharing our advice on asking your man to marry you! These days more and more brides are proposing to their boyfriends, with or without a leap year - here's how to do it...
So you’ve been asked to give a speech at the wedding - don’t panic! There’s nothing worse than getting those pre-speech jitters. Emotions are running high and you want the happy couple to be weeping with joy, not the other way around. We’ve come up with some great ideas to get you prepped and ready to give them a speech to remember.
Ever wondered where the most magical places to propose are? The moment somebody pops the question is when dreams come true - whether it be a grand romantic gesture or words whispered over dinner: Getting down on one knee is the magic which sparks a lifetime together. Then it’s all over Instagram! Thanks to Avanti Jewellers, dreamy proposal destinations from around the world have been listed to provide all the inspiration you’ll need for a fantastic getaway to put a ring on it!
Our hugely successful Real Weddings page has all the real life inspiration you need for your big day, but what about the proposal? We love a good proposal story here at Guides for Brides HQ, so we're kicking off our brand new #RealEngagement series with Sophie and Ted's rather eventful proposal story.
Choosing your wedding car is an important decision in the wedding planning process, but with so much choice and so many factors to consider, it can seem totally overwhelming. We've chatted to some industry experts and come up with a list of top tips to consider when choosing your wedding car, and what you should look for before making that all-important booking.
Palazzo Avino was judged to be the most romantic hotel in Europe. Nestled in Ravello, high above the Amalfi Coast in Italy it is the perfect place for a romantic honeymoon or a fairytale wedding. A picture can say a thousand words so here is a round up of a few of our favourites so you can judge for yourself:
White gold engagement and wedding rings have long been popular as a cheaper platinum alternative, but what exactly is white gold and what are the positives and negatives to choosing it for your ring? Engagement ring obsessive Ruth Donaldson of Heirloom London gets us up to speed with some common misconceptions about white gold and it's big sister, platinum.
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