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Perplexed by perforations? Confused about calligraphy? Baffled by bevelled edges?

Recently engaged and looking for wedding stationery but puzzled by all the choice and terminology? Of course you are! Sometimes it can be so overwhelming but at the same time its so important to know all the options and to get your personality as a couple across as well as incorporate your theme. Lost Heritage have put together a glossary ...

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emily evansPerplexed by perforations? Confused about calligraphy? Baffled by bevelled edges?
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How to get the most out of a wedding show

By Michelle Cookson from TheNuptial.co.uk wedding blog   Attending a wedding fair should be a productive and fun day out; a chance to meet great vendors, gather fresh ideas and get even more excited about your wedding planning. With hundreds of exhibitors, The National Wedding Show is a one of the biggest wedding fairs in the North of England, attracting thousands ...

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emily evansHow to get the most out of a wedding show
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Finishing Touch Ideas from Brides Up North, The Official Blogger for The National Wedding Show Manchester

Brides Up North is one of the top bridal blogs in the UK and the only wedding blog especially for brides in the North. Visit www.bridesupnorth.com for a double daily dose of real weddings, bridal fashion features, local supplier showcases, giveaways, discounts and more! Once you have taken care of the initial ‘biggies’ to book on your wedding ‘to do’ list ...

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emily evansFinishing Touch Ideas from Brides Up North, The Official Blogger for The National Wedding Show Manchester
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Your Husbands Name – To have and to hold? How to decide what to be called after you say ‘I Do’

The vast majority (80%) of modern brides will uphold tradition and assume their husbands name upon marriage – but an increasing number want to consider their options and weigh things up before deciding what they’ll be called after the big day. Brides-to-be (or grooms, for that matter) considering the ‘changing your name after marriage’ topic can find themselves torn with ...

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emily evansYour Husbands Name – To have and to hold? How to decide what to be called after you say ‘I Do’
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2018 Creative Bridal Trends for the Design Led Bride

We are so pleased to welcome back Magpie Wedding (formerly the National Vintage Wedding Fair) to London’s Excel and Manchester Central, who are once again curating the Vintage Village. Their ethos is to provide creative inspiration with a touch of the artisan and key trends for the free thinking and design led couple. So, whether it is boho, vintage, festival, ...

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emily evans2018 Creative Bridal Trends for the Design Led Bride
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Top wedding dress shopping tips from Brides Up North, The Official Blogger for The National Wedding Show Manchester

Brides Up North is one of the top bridal blogs in the UK and the only wedding blog especially for brides in the North. Visit www.bridesupnorth.com for a double daily dose of real weddings, bridal fashion features, local supplier showcases, giveaways, discounts and more! When piecing your dream day together there are lots of elements to consider and a recommended order ...

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emily evansTop wedding dress shopping tips from Brides Up North, The Official Blogger for The National Wedding Show Manchester
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Confetti isn’t just for throwing! Adam Apple’s top 10 confetti moments…

When it comes to planning a wedding, confetti will be the last thing on a couple’s mind; venues, guest lists – can auntie Mavis be sat closest to the toilets and furthest away from Aunt Barbara (because those two have never quite seen eye to eye since Christmas 1984) and of course THE dress, the most photographed dress you’ll ever ...

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emily evansConfetti isn’t just for throwing! Adam Apple’s top 10 confetti moments…
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Bridal Chic in the City explores Manchester’s best wedding venues

Bridal Chic in the City has done your research for you and jotted down the top wedding venues in Manchester whether you’re looking for a traditional space or something a little more cool or quirky. The city is an amazing place to get married and its popularity is growing steadily. From hotel to warehouse you will always find a style ...

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emily evansBridal Chic in the City explores Manchester’s best wedding venues
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LOLA Make Up Tips for your special day

Official National Wedding Show Make Up Partner Designed in Britain by a creative team and make-up artists, LOLA offers a proudly cruelty-free range of strongly pigmented colour, high quality textures and finishes and professional artistry tools at affordable prices. Join LOLA Make Up’s brand manager and professional make up artist, Estrella Corral, at The National Wedding Show at ExCeL London ...

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emily evansLOLA Make Up Tips for your special day
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“It’s A Must” – Hire A Wedding Planner

Have a think about this….. As a couple, you turn up on your wedding day a year after your engagement without having to lift a finger; without having to directly liaise with any vendors; without having to deal with any stressful questions, however everything looks exactly as you envisioned and much better. Your guests have had an amazing time and ...

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Universal Events Consultants“It’s A Must” – Hire A Wedding Planner

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