Sometimes we are so busy planning weddings that we forget that not everyone know’s who is who within the R&F office so today we thought we would introduce you to Hannah, one of our Planning Assistants. “Hi everyone, I’m Hannah and I’ve been part of team R&F as a Planning Assistant since October 2017. The…

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ukdestinationwedding

In 2017, I received an email enquiry from Kim and David who were looking for a planner to create their UK destination wedding, they were looking for someone who ‘got them and their crazy ideas’.  Following that email occurred a surreal Skype call with talk of elephants and monkeys and I  knew that this was…

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Destination weddings are getting increasingly popular, and it’s easy to see why. For one, they provide a neutral location for the festivities. This reduces the chance of family drama that can come from the two families both having strong ideas of what the wedding should look like and whose hometown should be chosen as the…

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  As a Wedding Planner part of my role with any planning service is to guide and advise my couples through many of the decisions they will be making along their planning journey, whilst this can typically be anything from design colour schemes, catering choices to the minor but important logistics of delivering the day…

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wedding hair and make up artist

We sometimes hear from brides that on the day they felt that their hair and make-up was rushed or made them late to the wedding.  This is not something that generally happens on weddings we have planned or managed, so we thought we would get some insight from Wedding Hair and Make up Specialist Jenny…

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Tipis, a hot tub bus, flamingos, unicorn bridesmaid’s dresses, a tuk tuk playing Bollywood tunes on the way to the church and a music festival the following day which was attended by not only the wedding guests but most of the village too!  James and Alex’s wedding was no ordinary wedding in fact if Carlsberg…

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Wedding Planning

So how will baking a cake help you with your wedding planning? The short answer is that it won’t but it struck us recently as the perfect analogy. As Wedding Planners all our weddings work with fun but military precision and it’s easy to assume that all weddings go as smooth as our events.  Over…

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The beautiful Milling Barn in Throcking, Hertfordshire was the setting for one of our first letter hires of the year with our 5ft light up letters spelling ‘I DO’ in February for the wedding of Roz and Darrell. The letters were placed in a corner of the Barn for the wedding breakfast and moved for the…

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Granary Barns January Showcase love letters

If you are looking for a stunning venue for your wedding then you need to call the GG’s over at the Granary Barns!  During January they are hosting a showcase of their gorgeous venue with a selection of hand picked suppliers (including ourselves!).  They have on display an interpretation of new (and classic) wedding trends…

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Back in September we were lucky enough to plan the wedding of Stacey and Gareth.  Their wedding was held on a gloriously warm day with beautiful blue skies; perfect weather for their outdoor reception which was held at their home. Due to suffering from anxiety and worries that Stacey would not be able to enjoy…

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