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8 Things to Know About Buttercream Wedding Cakes

Royal Inspiration Since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their choice for their wedding cake, it’s been all over my social media feeds. From the flavour choice and design to speculated cost. Somewhat unconventionally it is reported that they have opted for a buttercream creation featuring fresh flowers. I have a number of bookings for buttercream wedding cakes already this ...

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Cocktails to suit every bride

Be At One tell us their cocktails to suit every bride, from the free spirtied bride to the nervous bride, find out what your perfect cocktail is! Bridezilla She wants it all and she wants it now. The flowers aren’t the right type, the colour scheme is off and the guest list is too long. As sassy as her, a ...

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Five Tips for the Perfect London Wedding

Organising the perfect London Wedding can take months of preparation and planning. So be kind to yourself and allow the unflappable, expert team at Red Carnation Hotels’ London properties to lend a hand. From a unique venue for the ceremony to creating the ultimate party setting, the staff and events teams at each hotel are dedicated to helping you realise ...

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Which bar for your wedding?

When it comes to booking all the services and equipment for your wedding, it looks like the list is endless. On top of that, how do you know what to get? The one thing that is very important part of any celebration is BAR! It is very easy if the venue has a bar and all the drinks that you ...

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Top 4 Must Do’s For The Perfect Wedding Video

Here are four of our top recommendations for the perfect wedding video! Any videographer worth their salt is going to want to produce the perfect memento of your wedding and while you should trust they’ll do a sterling job of capturing the general ebb and flow of the day, we highly recommend you discuss anything particularly special you want captured ...

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Top Five Tips for Choosing a Wedding Venue

We caught up with the House Manager of prestigious wedding venue, Moor Park Mansion.        When you are planning your wedding there a many important things to consider – from the dress, to the number of guests, the cake and of course, whom to marry! But the one thing that you and your guests will remember for years ...

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Top Tip – Make sure your guests last the distance!

You have so much to think about when planning your day but there is one part that often gets overlooked. This part it vital to your guests and that can make or break the success of your evening wedding reception. Picture the scene – it’s been a long, amazing day and your guests are looking a little bleary eyed from ...

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How To Choose Your Wedding Cake

The question has been popped, the date has been set and the save-the-dates have been sent, what next? There are a multitude of things to think of when planning your big day, the dress, the venue, the seating plan and the tastiest aspect: the cake. Most couples want to jump straight into cake shopping, but often it’s good to get ...

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Picture Perfect

We’ve all seen amazing photos gracing the pages of magazines and of course that is what we all want. So here are some tips from Jeff Oliver Photography on how you can achieve the perfect wedding photos. THE PREP Choosing a great photographer is an obvious start. It’s important to really like their work, but also to like the photographer ...

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Top FIVE reasons to have a chauffeur on your wedding day!

Here are the top five reasons you need to have a chauffeur on your wedding day! Time keeping, having a professional chauffeurs means you won’t have to worry about turning up to the ceremony late. You will have a dedicated account manager to coordinate all your transport needs from your Hen or Stag do to the wedding reception and ceremony.  ...

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