Monthly Archives: February 2016

Female Proposals on a Leap Year

Ladies, if your man is yet to propose, why not take the reins and pop the question? After all, it is leap year - the one time when tradition dictates that women can propose. According to Irish folklore, St Brigid struck a deal with St Patrick that allowed for a role reversal of proposals on Leap Day - February 29th. While today, many women opt to propose throughout the year, this hasn’t always been the case. In times gone by, when society was stricter about gender norms, a woman asserting herself Read More ...

DIY Ideas For Weddings

Getting married should be the most amazing and wonderful day of your life, it should be a celebration that you remember forever. The problem for many couples, however, is the cost. Weddings are just so expensive. The average cost of a UK wedding is just over £20,000 - that’s a lot of money for just one day. Many couples make the mistake of thinking that if they can’t afford to spend a lot, they can’t have a beautiful wedding. But the truth is, if you opt to go down the DIY route, you can Read More ...

A Valentines Day Wedding

Planning your wedding for Valentines Day, will make it an even more, magical and memorable day. Opting to host your wedding on February 14th can be incredibly fun and romantic. But to get the day just right, you will need to put in a little extra effort. The main issue with Valentine’s Day weddings is that if not carefully planned, they can end up lacking elegance. Of course, this all depends on the decor and accessories that are in place. If you pick the right things and think each decoration Read More ...