Budgeting for your wedding

Congratulations on getting engaged! Now the fun REALLY begins. However, there’s something I need to say … This might seem like a bit of a lecture,

YOUR INITIAL WEDDING VENUE MEETING – WHAT TO ASK

Choosing your wedding venue is probably the most important part of the wedding planning process, but it doesn’t just stop at how the venue looks. Once you

8 reasons to hire a wedding planner

Now, this is a subject I am ALWAYS talking about, so please forgive me if you’ve heard me say this already! But I think it’s so important to talk

GETTING TO KNOW YOU…

I thought it might be nice to give you some fun facts about me  & a little insight into my background, & that you may not know. I hope you like what yo

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING PLANNER

There’s no such thing as a typical day as a wedding planner. Plus I warn you now, my life isn’t glamorous – the admin & paperwork that goe

Creating an exciting wedding breakfast experience

Food glorious food   If you’re anything like me, then the food aspect & wedding breakfast side of your day will be one of the things you’re

TOP 10 WAYS OF AVOIDING WEDDING SCAMMERS

I’m going to start this by saying that I don’t want to scare​ you with this talk of avoiding wedding scammers, or to tell you what to do. However

GETTING TO KNOW YOU…

Beckie Melvin – Wedding Planner   I thought it might be nice to give you a little insight into my background, & some fun facts about me that you

BENEFITS OF HAVING A CELEBRANT LED WEDDING CEREMONY

Have you heard of a celebrant before? Before I get started on the benefits of using one, how about I tell you just what a celebrant is? To be legally valid, a U

MY FAVOURITE WEDDING PLANNING RESOURCES

Picture the scene.   You’ve booked me as your wedding planner, you’ve told me what you want your wedding day to look like, I’ve promised

Fantastic “Foliage” themed wedding

Foliage themed wedding shoot at Flaxbourne Gardens Photoshoots can be tedious. They’re time-consuming, they involve calling in a lot of favours, physicall

A right Rockabilly revival

Rockabilly wedding shoot at Flaxbourne Gardens, Aspley Guise On a bright, Midsummer’s day, at a real-life wonderland wedding venue, a group of amazing wed