With a current trend of festival style multi day weddings and having both live music and a DJ becoming a popular choice it soon becomes apparent that there are a large number of bands available each one with their individual sound, style and requirements so how do you choose the best band for you? We…

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OK, if you don’t know, your first question maybe what is a cookie cutter wedding and why would I want to avoid one when planning my wedding? Well firstly a cookie cutter wedding may appeal to you and there is nothing wrong if that’s your style, but if you want your wedding to stand out…

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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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Hurrah! You’re engaged, the corks have stopped popping and its now time to get cracking with the wedding planning, but where do you start and how do you know if you need help and if you think you do, what help do you need?  With many levels of wedding planning services available from different sources,…

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As wedding planners we work with a lot of couples and a lot of different suppliers and have built up many great relationships over the years.  When we undertake full planning we secure all your suppliers from our huge base of tried and trusted suppliers but occasionally when we do On The Day Management or…

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Siobhan Craven robins Wedding Planner Celebrity

How lucky are we, being members of the National Association of Wedding Professionals we get to meet some awesome people and none more awesome than celebrity wedding planner, TV star and NAWP founder Siobhan Craven-Robins……..   Siobhan is a an exceptionally busy lady with not only her famous wedding planning career, the NAWP but also…

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copper and geometric themed tipi wedding

When we first met Fiona and Steve to talk all things weddings, we knew we wanted to work with them when we found out that they were holding their copper and geometric themed tipi reception at the end of a landing strip on a private airfield so when they asked us to manage their day…

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tipi wedding styling ideas

Sitting here writing this today, with the snow outside and the log burner going, its often just browsing through a few emails answering wedding planning enquiries that we come up with blog ideas or items we feel couples need to be made more aware of. Today I’m going to talk about the differences in advice…

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At Rocks and Frocks or RandFweddings as we are typically known, we have been professional wedding planners operating primarily in the Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire and Peterborough areas as well as further afield since 2004. Historically we have never taken part in awards as often there are so many different awards some of which have some or…

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woodland wedding

Claire & Anthony wanted to hold an eco inspired wedding with an outdoor ceremony and their wedding planning journey began with finding the perfect location which turned out to be less than 12 miles from their own front door!   Their ceremony and reception venue including camping for the guests was The Clophill Centre, a…

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