Rain on Your Wedding Day: Everything You Need to Know

Then, touch base with your vendors. Ask them what they need help with now that it’s raining on location if they aren’t there already. After, fill in your bridal party. If your venue point person or vendors need extra hands, delegate the tasks to your party....
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Princess Diana hidden message to Charles on wedding day shoes

Princess Diana wore suede shoes with a hidden message painted underneath on her wedding day to Prince Charles 40 years ago, the cobbler who made them has revealed. Clive Chilton, whose handmade shoes and handbags featured heavily in fashion magazines in the 1970s, was commissioned to...
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How to Save Money on Wedding Flowers: 20 Tips for Couples

6. Shop pre-arranged discount designer bouquets. Shop sites like The Bouqs Co. to purchase pre-arranged bouquets and save tons of money. 7. Ask to cut transport costs. If the quote from your florist includes expensive transportation costs or additional transportation fees, ask about alternative options. Would...
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13 Unusual Wedding Traditions From Around the World

Couples across the globe show their love and commitment in many different ways, as these wedding traditions around the world prove. Credit: Luwadlin Bosman via Unsplash Love is a universal language, but all across the globe there are different ways of showing it. Some wedding traditions...
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Wedding experts discuss the future of the industry during The Independent’s exclusive virtual event

The main question on all would-be married couple’s lips who have faced cancellations and disruptions to their big day at the moment is “should celebrants be given the power to legally marry couples to help with the backlog of weddings”, which was discusssed at The Independent’s...
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’80s-Themed Wedding Ideas: 31 Options We Love

18. Bring in 1980s toys/games. We love the idea of incorporating nostalgia in the form of toys like Slinkies, Chia Pets, Etch A Sketch, and Care Bears, to your wedding. This can be done in the form of escort cards, centerpieces, or even as a wedding...
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‘Everybody went bonkers’: This is what it is like to have your wedding clash with the England Euro final

The entire nation is gearing up for the Euro 2020 final at 8pm on Sunday, when England will take on Italy in what is sure to be a nail-biting battle for the trophy that has eluded the team since the tournament began. But while millions are...
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Wedding Dress Codes: The Complete Guide to Guest Attire

Wedding dress codes are one of the industry’s great mysteries. Although their intention is to make figuring out what to wear easier and more clear, they often have exactly the opposite effect. After all, who knows what “Hollywood casual” or “sailor chic” really mean? In this...
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Wedding gifts 2021: Meet Trouva’s new ready-made boxes

Wedding season is finally here – after a year and a half of cancelled big days and postponed parties, we’re slowly but surely going back to normal. And thanks to lockdown easing, marriages and civil partnership ceremonies can now go ahead, without the original 30 person limit,...
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Bride faces backlash from neighbourhood after leaving note warning campers away from forest wedding

A bride has found herself embroiled in controversy after a note she left in a camping area warning others away from her wedding angered others intent on using the outdoor space. Earlier this month, a photo of the unidentified bride-to-be’s note was circulated on Reddit, where...
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