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Bridesmaid Dresses on the High Street for Every Budget

So… we have done our research and found some stunning Bridesmaids dresses for you on a budget. With £300 and under as our limit, we have been surprisingly pleased with the beautiful designs that are available to the budget bride. Bridesmaid dresses for UNDER £100 Bridesmaid dresses for UNDER £200 Bridesmaid dresses for UNDER £300 There it is. A selection…

Invite etiquette

A very common question I’ve seen on social media is “do I need to send save the dates?”.I think this is a personal decision for a couple, but the main considerations are budget, design and time. Is it an expense you can do without? Or perhaps make something digitally and send via WhatsApp or Facebook? Could you design it yourself…

Five ways to incorporate Christmas into your wedding!

With the Christmas season fast approaching and with December being an increasingly popular month to get married, we thought we would show you five ways to incorporate Christmas into your wedding without it looking like Father Christmas threw up on it! Pinecone Place Card Holders Place card holders can help to complement other aspects of your table such as your…

Wedding Planning – do I need it?

A question we often get asked and one that we can’t answer for you – but we can provide you with things to consider that will help you to work this out. It’s been a year since we, the Wedding Belles started our journey into the world of weddings together – what we offer now is different to a year…

British Blogger Weddings!

Four very different but equally incredible weddings of four British Instagram sensations! We have listed our very favourite British Bloggers and their beautiful weddings. Lydia Elise Millen Fashion and Lifestyle Blogger Lydia and long-term boyfriend and fellow blogger Ali Gordon had the winter wedding of dreams at Aynehoe Park in Oxfordshire back in December 2017. Lydia wore a beautiful ruffled…

Wedding Budget – where to start

As an accountant, budgets and spreadsheets are part of my day job. And unfortunately with planning a wedding, having a budget can be quite critical!  However as I’d never planned a wedding myself before, I had no idea where to start with a budget! How much would/should everything cost? Was that quote too much?  So I think what’s most important…

4 Ways to Cover Up and Keep Warm During Your Winter Wedding

The most obvious way to cover up and keep warm during your winter wedding is to wear a dress with sleeves. We absolutely adore this detailed dress with beaded sleeves by Justin Alexander. If you’ve chosen to wear a simple and elegant sleeveless dress for your winter wedding, but are worried about being cold on your special day, why not…

3 Unique Ways to Name your Wedding Tables other than using a Number

Table names are a really great way to add some of your unique personality into your wedding. Whilst using numbers is an easy route to naming your tables, why not pick some names that represents who you are as a couple.  1. After places you’ve been together – We love this company No Ordinary Emperium, found on Etsy. If you’re…

25 Winter Wedding Dress Inspiration

Here at Design My Wedding, we think that wedding dress browsing is probably one of the best aspects of planning your special day. We’ve compiled a selection of some of our favourite styles for a winter wedding. Whether you’re after simple elegance or a gown fit for a princess, take a look at our gallery for all of the winter…

Dreamy Wedding Cakes Toppers

If you’re a DIY bride that is working with a budget, then you may consider turning your hand to baking your own wedding cake. Or, if you’re lucky enough, you may know a family member or friend who has a knack for baking creatively. In which case, you may start looking for wedding cake décor and here’s where we come…

Magical Winter Wedding Venues

We are fast approaching one of our favourite times in the calendar year! Of course, we are talking about Christmas, so what better way to start getting in the festive spirit than browsing beautiful venues that make for magical winter weddings. If you’re a bride-to-be that loves nothing more than curling up by a roaring log fire, with red wine…

Deck The Halls

Katie French With the passing of Halloween and Guy Fawkes, we are fast approaching the most wonderful time of the year! If you love Christmas as much as we do at Design My Wedding, you’ll be sure to love the festive bouquet displays from the stunning Daisy Ellen Floral Design. Aromatic Ecalyptus, Misletoe and Pine cones will be sure to…