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WHY HIRE A WEDDING PLANNER?

Hiring a wedding planner isn't a status symbol, it isn't a sign of wealth or even laziness. A lot of my couples tell me their friends and family asked them why they hired me and I've been in meetings where brides feel the need to justify to others why I'm there...

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PLANNING A DRY HIRE WEDDING

We know that lots of you take on the mammoth task of planning your wedding at a dry-hire venue. And while it’s both stressful and rewarding in equal measures, judging from your wedding photographs, it’s always worth it. Today we’re enlisting the help of Wedding Planners Katrina Otter and Natalie Hewitt to talk us through all...

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The UK Alliance of Wedding Planners

At the beginning of the year I became a member of The UK Alliance of Wedding Planners Ltd​ an organisation aimed at promoting professionalism in wedding planning. A fantastic place for brides and grooms planning their weddings to visit if they are looking for reputable planners or advice and a valuable...

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What does a wedding planner do

What does a wedding planner do?

Unless you are in the industry or you happen to know a wedding planner, you probably don’t know what we actually do. When I got engaged, well before my wedding planning days, the idea of hiring help hadn’t even crossed my mind. Hindsight is a wonderful thing and after several...

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Stapleford Park: dream country house wedding

“Stapleford Park is one of England's most prestigious, picturesque venues for your dream country house wedding. The historic house and stunning grounds offer a truly magical location for a Leicestershire wedding.” I am proud to officially become Stapleford Parks exclusive recommended wedding planner and will be working closely with their wedding...

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Top Tips for Wedding Speeches!

I've heard a fair few wedding speeches in my time as a wedding planner; some executed brilliantly and some not so well. But I have a few great tips for planning and delivering a great speech… You either love public speaking or you don’t and for most, the thought of standing up in front...

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