No, you haven’t gone all Marty McFly and been transported back 24 hours, I really am posting Thursday Treats on a Friday this week. It’s because I’ve been at Carly and Tom’s three-day house party wedding in Somerset since Tuesday so there was no time for internet browsing or link compiling!
As you can see I used and abused the photo booth somewhat… some things just never change. The fact that there was a blue wig in the prop box entertained me endlessly. It took quite some convincing to get Gareth to put it on for a photo but I think you’ll agree it was
so worth it! Thanks to The Flash Pack for keeping the whole wedding entertained and laughing hilariously all night long! And if anyone is wondering, my bridesmaid dress was from Maid to Measure. Aww, aren’t weddings just the best ever!?
In other news, the pre-order and subscriber copies of Issue 5 are showing up our office (translation: our tiny two up/two down house – eek!) today and we’ll be starting to pack and ship them out this weekend! If you want to guarantee you nab a copy and maybe even get it before they hit stores on the 10th, you should definitely
order one today. Weddings & Weddingy Things
The matching suits at this Vegas wedding will fill your heart with floral-covered joy
♥ This couple’s wedding proves bullies are no match for true love
♥ Science-meets-botanical wedding inspiration
♥ Whimsical desert wedding inspiration
♥ Australian wedding for a couple who met on Instagram
A British celebration filled with flowers, wellies & gin!
♥ Up-cycled Star Wars Lightsaber bridal bouquet
♥ A colourful rockabilly Las Vegas elopement
♥ Here’s the ‘Back to the Future’-themed wedding we wish we were invited to Business Bites
How to do it all
♥ 8 tips for getting publicity (without a PR agent)
♥ 5 reasons why your business needs a media kit
♥ 9 hurdles I’ve faced as a blogger and how I got over them Best of the Rest
Making an Alice in Wonderland portrait with 12 hours of Photoshop
♥ 6 Photographers were asked to shoot portraits of one man… with a twist
♥ What it was really like being married to Elvis, according to Priscilla Presley
Have a great weekend everyone. Its a busy one for me with MOH duties for my sister’s wedding and getting ready for the Rock n Roll Bride for Crown and Glory veil collection (eek!) photo shoot on Monday. Be sure to keep those peepers peeled to
my Instagram if you want a sneak of all the behind the scenes action!
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Happy Thursday my little muffins! The weekend is nearly upon us as we're edging closer and closer to the big C... oh yes I am so excited for Christmas already. We haven't got our tree up yet but - and this is a big but - I have managed to start my Christmas shopping which is always a huge weight off my shoulders. Does anybody else get Christmas shopping anxiety!? I never want to be the one to buy the rubbish gifts! Anyway, I've broken the seal this year and - shock horror - I've actually been enjoying it. I am on the look out for gift guides for geeky, picky and very specific long haired men though. Gareth is impossible to buy for! Any ideas?
Thursday Treats: Blissful Spa Days, Koala Cuddles and Surfing Beach Babes!
October 31, 2013
Well, Queensland you certainly haven't disappointed! After a 24 hour journey (London to Dubai to Singapore to Brisbane) I touched down in Australia just before 1am on Sunday morning. I was dreading having such a long flight but I need not have worried. I flew with Emirates, who I’ve never experienced before, and they were amazing! The planes not only had wifi (!!) but power outlets behind every seat… which, when you’re a computer addict like me is a total revelation! I spent most of my time in the air obsessively devouring Homeland episodes (my latest TV obsession) and writing – bliss!
Thursday Treats: OMG Australia, Here I Come!
October 24, 2013
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Thursday Treats – 22nd September 2011 + Partying with Choccywoccydoodah on Brighton Pier + Please Vote for me to Win A Cosmopolitan Blog Award!
September 22, 2011
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Thursday Treats: 3rd May 2012 – New York, Neeeew YOOOOORK!
May 3, 2012
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Thursday Treats – 26th July 2012: Hello Sunshine!
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I also found out this week that I'm going to be featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine! I don't usually mention my press features here anymore but this is a really exciting one. I'm going to be profiled in their 'So you think you want my job?' section and oh boy I can't wait. Squeeeeeal!
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Thursday Treats: 14th June 2012 – Pleeeease Vote for me?!
June 14, 2012
I'm not one to beg but... Who am I kidding? Yes I am! But why the begging today you ask? Well last week I had a rather exciting letter through my door informing me that I'd be nominated for a Perfect Wedding Award! Now I know awards are not the be all and end all... but hell, I'm not gonna lie, I really want a shiny trophy to put on my mantelpiece!
To vote for me and a plethora of other UK suppliers in the awards, simply click the button below. Voting is opening until 6th August 2012 and the winners will be announced in the magazine out on 5th September... Plus there's even a fancy awards dinner...and I like dinner...and awards... (OK promise I'll shut up now!)