Author Archives: Guides for Brides Contributor
We’ve all been in a situation where you’re trying desperately to think of activities to keep your guests occupied. Weddings are no exception to this, with a lot of thumb-twiddling in between photographs and courses and making small talk with other guests. Outdoor wedding activities are a superb way to keep guests engaged and they serve as a brilliant ice-breaker for those family and friends who may be getting together for the first time. When it comes to planning your wedding, you and your partner might get stuck for ideas to keep your guests busy and having fun well into the early hours of the morning. So, check out these 15 entertaining and fun outdoor wedding activities that your guests are sure to love!
Research indicates that 14 out of any 10 individuals like chocolate, so it makes sense that chocolate wedding favours will go down a storm with your chocoholic wedding guests!
Wedding hairstyles are so important and they cannot be overlooked when it comes to your wedding day. Unfortunately, not all of us are blessed with thick, luscious locks and every bride wants to have an amazing hairdo when getting married. Got dealt the ‘thin, fine and limp hair’ card? Read More
Although it's a part of wedding planning that plenty of brides look forward to, finding your perfect wedding dress can be surprisingly stressful! Luckily, we've put together the ultimate A-Z guide to shopping for your wedding dress - read on to find out our top tips...
Newly engaged? Got a wedding date in mind? Want to know how to plan a wedding in just 12 months? Not a problem! It can definitely be done in a year! We at Guides For Brides know that planning a wedding is stressful with all the wedmin tasks, arrangements, budgets and literally everything to think about. So, to stop you from turning into an absolute bridezilla, here’s a simple wedding planning checklist, covering exactly what you need to check off over the next 12 months.
Short hair and getting married - a very common bridal dilemma. Brides-to-be with short hair often think their hair is too short to wear down and too short to wear up!Read More
Shoes, shoes, glorious SHOES. We’re sure you’ve heard that if you give a girl the right shoes, she can conquer the world. This definitely applies to weddings too. Every bride will be on their feet most of the day; from walking down the aisle, to dancing at the end of the evening. So, it’s important to give your bridal wedding shoes almost as much consideration as your wedding dress. It can definitely be a long process finding the perfect fit that matches your dress and there’s so much to consider such as shoe style, shoe colour and the height of the heel. So, to help you put your best foot forward and add that wow factor to your final look, here’s 11 of our top different bridal style shoes!
Wedding favours. Now that subject can be a minefield when it comes to wedding planning. There are literally so many things to consider, such as whether they fit in with your budget, whether they fit in with your wedding theme and whether your guests will like or have a practical use for them.
Start your wedding planning here
Guides for Brides bring you all you need to plan your dream wedding.
Need help? Our experienced team have been helping brides for more than 20 years, call us on 01235 773461 now.
- Our Latest Blog Posts
- Wedding Venues
- Bridal Wear
- Mother of the Bride
- Beauty, Hair and Makeup
- Cakes, Fountains and Sweet Treats
- Caterers and Catering Equipment
- Celebrants and Toastmasters
- Church Weddings
- Discos and DJ's
- Health, Fitness and Weight Loss
- Flowers and Florists
- Gift Ideas
- Gift Lists
- Guest Accommodation
- Hen and Stag Do
- Legal, Financial and Insurance
- Photography and Photographers
- Planners and Co-ordinators
- Spas and Treatments
- Stationery and Invites
- Transport – Cars to Carriages
- Venue Decor and Furniture
- Videography and Videographers
- Weddings Abroad
- Wedding Fairs
- Planning a Wedding
- Wedding Party Advice
- Other Articles