4th of July themed bridesmaid dresses

Finding original ideas for a themed wedding can be complicated: for this reason I'm here to offer you some simple but valuable tips that could make your big day really special. The good old red, white and blue is a classic colour combination that will never go out of style, especially if you're hosting your wedding over the July 4th weekend.ClothingCombining these three colours red, white and blue can lead to risky choices but there is always a way to not make this mix too kit...

Veranda outside the Barrow suite set up for a civil ceremony in Woodford Dolmen Hotel

For the past three years, I have been getting more and more inquiries about Civil ceremonies and the different types of ceremonies available so I decided to look at civil ceremonies for my latest blog. Firstly, what is a Civil Ceremony and the types of ceremonies? Here at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, we have numerous suites available for Civil Ceremonies depending on your Wedding size or your preference of suite design. We can also accommodate Civil Ceremonies on our veranda taking in sweeping ...

Bride and groom toasting with champagne on their wedding day at Woodford Dolmen Hotel

When beginning to plan your big day there are so many questions to answer and decisions to be made. One key decision is a colour theme. It will be present from as early as shopping for your bridesmaid dresses to choosing your wedding invitations before you even get to your big day when your flowers at your ceremony, centrepieces at your reception will have the presence of your colour theme. You will see how important it is to fall in love with your colour theme. I have seen many wonderful, co...

Bride holding a green bouquet on her wedding day

Ah, March..we’ve been waiting for you! The beginning of Spring is finally here.  One of my favourite seasons for a wedding as it offers beautiful flowers, colours, and usually better weather!? March is not only the beginning of spring, it’s also the month of our National day which means an extra day off during the month. Lots of couples take advantage of this & set their wedding day for around St. Patricks Day and I’ve listed some ideas below that will help you bring some of the Patr...

Love hearts

“Being someone’s first love may be great, but to be their last is beyond perfect.”Have the wedding bells stopped ringing? Has the romance drifted away ever since you realised that the snoring has just gotten louder? Being married has its up and downs, there’s no denying that but that’s why Valentine’s Day allows you to relive the good moments. Valentine’s day is not just for new couples, it’s for those long & happily married couples as well because let’s face it; we need a reminder...