BRIDE BLOG #15: Top Ten (wedding-y) Tips

Here we are…the end of the Bride Blog series! It’s been lots of fun, mainly because it meant I got to marry my best friend and begin the most exciting journey I’ve ever been on, but also because it meant interviewing tremendously talented people, sharing tips I gathered from wiser souls, and the inevitable ooh-ingContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #15: Top Ten (wedding-y) Tips”

BRIDE BLOG #14: WEDDING DIY

Ok so! Wedding DIY. We picked a beautiful venue (Riverdale Barn) that is like a pretty blank slate – and actually, if you added nothing to it, it would still be beautiful. The pond, trees (especially in Autumn!), two barns and fire pits speak for themselves. It was nice knowing that when we planned ourContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #14: WEDDING DIY”

BRIDE BLOG #13: ALL ABOUT THE DRESS (AND ACCESSORIES) FEAT. AN INTERVIEW WITH ALISON SLANEY

I have been SO excited to write this post…I get to show you my wedding dress (!!!) and introduce you to Alison Slaney, an uber-talented bridalwear creator. I started referring to Alison as my fairy godmother (not because she looks like this, but because she made my wish come true!) and really looking forward toContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #13: ALL ABOUT THE DRESS (AND ACCESSORIES) FEAT. AN INTERVIEW WITH ALISON SLANEY”

BRIDE BLOG #12: A WEDDING IS A COMMUNITY PROJECT

So…WE DID IT!!! Dan and I got married just over two weeks ago. The wedding was amazing and the tiny steps we’ve taken on our journey of marriage have been lots of fun. I have a few more posts on the Bride Blog series to share with you. I won’t be sharing too much aboutContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #12: A WEDDING IS A COMMUNITY PROJECT”

BRIDE BLOG #11: ESTELLE FROM SHOW + TELL

Estelle and I met years ago through random Belfast connections and as we’ve stayed in touch sporadically through the years, a lot has happened! Estelle married a lovely guy called Reuben and together, they started a wedding film company that has made the Northern Irish industry stand up and pay attention and is now leadingContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #11: ESTELLE FROM SHOW + TELL”

BRIDE BLOG #10: TWO MONTHS TO GO!

Hey, it’s ok if, two months before your wedding, you are… Having nightmares about the big day. I dreamt last week I showed up in a black cocktail gown adorned with random sequins and poorly-placed feathers. The night after, I dreamt we had forgotten to book somewhere to stay after the wedding and hotel-crawled allContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #10: TWO MONTHS TO GO!”

BRIDE BLOG #9. MEET OUR PHOTOGRAPHER: AN INTERVIEW WITH EMMA KENNY

Ahhhh I’ve been so looking forward to sharing this one. Such a lovely interview that made me even more excited about Emma photographing at our wedding…as well as just being able to hang out with her! Enjoy… How did you get into wedding photography? Photography has always been a hobby of mine, but when I receivedContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #9. MEET OUR PHOTOGRAPHER: AN INTERVIEW WITH EMMA KENNY”

BRIDE BLOG #8: THRIFTY, NIFTY ONLINE VENDORS

Notonthehighstreet.com. I’ve bought stamps, gifts and cards here…great for things that are a little quirkier than what you might find elsewhere. Etsy. This is where we have found all of our rings (including my beautiful engagement ring that is the profile image for these posts) as well as a bunch of other fun stuff including accessoriesContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #8: THRIFTY, NIFTY ONLINE VENDORS”

BRIDE BLOG #7: AN INTERVIEW ABOUT ALL THINGS WEDDING MUSIC

Today I’m delighted to continue the Bride Blog series with an incredibly lovely interview with one of our friends, Craig Skene. ‘Skeeno’ has been involved in the wedding industry for a little while now (you’ll see how below) and was one of the first people to give me sound, reasonable and hopeful advice about weddings whenContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #7: AN INTERVIEW ABOUT ALL THINGS WEDDING MUSIC”

BRIDE BLOG #5: MEET OUR VIDEOGRAPHER!

Previous Bride Blog posts. So our wedding is fast approaching – less than 5 months to go! I’ve enjoyed sharing a few parts of the journey so far with you on here, and I wanted to add some other voices into the conversation. One of the funnest things has been picking the people we’d like to workContinue reading “BRIDE BLOG #5: MEET OUR VIDEOGRAPHER!”