What no one tells you about being engaged

It's happened! You said yes, there were a few tears, definitely some killer watt smiles and hugs and now the planning for the wedding of the year can begin!

Even in the first few hours and days of you getting engaged, you're going to notice changes in yourself and likely those around you. Don't get me wrong, you may not experience everything below and great if you don't but when emotions are running high, you will need to take a step back and consider a viewpoint other than your own and I hope the information below will help put everything into perspective.

10 things every bride should feel prepared for

Wedding planning can be a huge amount of fun! However, it can quickly become stressful when you’re not sure what to expect.

As a Wedding Photographer, I’ve been around many different brides, at many different stages of their wedding planning, so I’d like to think I’ve picked up a few good tips from them over the years.

I’d like to pass these tips on to you. May they help you feel more human and less overwhelmed

Wedding Planning. When is a good time to start?

So we’re well into 2015, and if you are one of the lucky few who got engaged over the holidays, I bet you’re already knee deep in magazines and lists as long as your arm of all the wedding fairs you must attend.

Firstly, congratulations! I know it’s overwhelming, but hang in there, your wedding day is going to be amazing!

bride getting ready to enter ceremony room holding flowers

Wedding Wednesday: Cake Toppers

Following on from the cake trends I shared recently, take a look at these cake toppers shared by Want That Wedding.

The elephants are my favourite, but there are some fab ideas out there. Are you having cake toppers on your wedding cake? What are you going for?


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