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2024 Wedding Trend: Pattern

Are you ready to get creative and colourful? It’s time for pattern! We’re excited to see hints of this fun trend already creeping into autumn weddings, 2024 is looking bright! 

How We Got Engaged: Romantic Proposal Stories From Irish Couples

If you’re anything like me, you could read romantic proposal stories for days! Well, one question we always ask our Real Wedding couples is how they got engaged.

Wedding Wednesday: How To Choose Your Wedding Celebrant [Episode 68]

Welcome to the world of wedding planning! Your wedding ceremony is a huge part of your Big Day because that’s the moment you will exchange vows, declare your love and make special promises to your Other Half in front of your friends and family. Because this is so important, you’ve got lots to think about when choosing your celebrant. 

WOL Loves: 27 Gorgeous New Season Gowns

From bows, sleeves, lace, appliqué and everything else in-between, these dresses are about to get you very excited for choosing your wedding gown – you’re so lucky! Have fun lusting after these beauties and don’t forget to contact the bridal boutique (simply click the link) to book your appointment if your dream dress is here…

Fashion & Jewellery
Here’s What To Put In Your Wedding Welcome Bags

I’m a huge fan of spoiling your wedding guests and doing whatever you can to make them feel at home and excited! Wedding welcome bags are a really cute way to say “It’s our Big Day and we want you to have the best time”.

Just Peachy: Elegant Peach Wedding Inspiration

Peach, a colour some couples think should remain firmly in the 80’s – remember those peach bridesmaid dresses everyone had?! – but an elegant shade we are loving! If you plan to add this happy colour into your day, either in a really subtle way, or full on with a peach and white fresh palette of dreams, this is a fabulous colour choice.

What Is A Handfasting Ceremony?

If you’ve ever heard the phrase ‘tying the knot’, this is where it comes from! In a handfasting ceremony, the couple’s hands are literally tied together to symbolise them joining together in marriage. 

Legal & Ceremony
Wedding Day Fun In This Emerald Green Celebration

Meet Caoimhe and Blake! They hosted a beautiful emerald green wedding, where they went all out with their entertainment. The selfie mirror, 360 video booth, brilliant band, two Hummers and so much more. Their wedding doesn’t just look beautiful, it looks incredibly fun too!

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Different Ways To Light Up Your Wedding Venue

Sometimes couples look at wedding lighting as unnecessary. And if we’re honest, many couples don’t even think about it! If that’s you, don’t stress, because we’ve got you covered. The good news is that there are several different ways to light up your wedding venue! 

Décor & Flowers
Three Tasks To Pre-Book Before The Wedding

There will be a few tasks left to tackle after the day, some that will require booking before the day has even happened. Get ahead of your tasks by sorting them before you say I do – here’s three tasks to get you started…

Planning & Advice
How To Create A Wedding Popcorn Bar

I’m a big fan of wedding snacks! Even better if they’re fun and interactive. Enter the wedding popcorn bar. You could set yours up during pre-reception drinks so guests can have a nibble, or you could bring it out as a midnight snacks. Whatever you decide, here are the instructions for how to create a wedding popcorn bar. 

WOL Loves: Stylish & Comfortable Wedding Shoe Ideas

Your wedding dress gets the top spot for wedding day fashion but the key to being comfortable is your footwear choice. Do not underestimate the importance of wearing a part of shoes you feel comfortable in, and surprise, that doesn’t have to mean heels! 

Fashion & Jewellery
Wedding Wednesday: How To Choose Your Live Wedding Band [Episode 67]

If you are trying to choose your live wedding band, but you’re not sure where to start, then this is for you! Today I’m joined by three amazing wedding bands who will pop in throughout the episode and help us with expert advice on how to choose your wedding band. 

Seven Things To Think About Before Choosing Your Wedding Venue

Every decision you make during your wedding planning journey will have an impact on the overall look, feel and vibe of the day. Probably the biggest decision will be the venue you choose. The space has the ability to set the tone for the day, so it’s a big deal you get your decision right! 

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Dress Codes: A Guide To Wedding Guest Attire

Today we’re going to demystify wedding dress codes and share specific wedding guest attire options for every wedding. Soon you’ll be able to tell the difference between “black-tie optional” and “semi-formal”.

Wedding Guest Lists: Who Gets A Plus One?

Creating a wedding guest list is enough to cause anxiety in the best of us. A common question I get asked is: who gets a plus one? So, I’m here to break it down for you. 

Planning & Advice
They Did Things Their Own Way, At This Beautiful Blue Wedding Celebration

Say hello to Jen and Robbie! They got married in a beautiful blue wedding celebration, full of personal wedding touches. We love that they took time to privately exchange vows the night before the wedding, they cut the cake right after the ceremony, and the found ways to include their favourite songs wherever possible.

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How Many People Should I Invite To My Wedding?

Once you get engaged and start planning your Big Day, you’re bound to start asking: “How many people should I invite to my wedding?”. Check out this step by step guide!

Planning & Advice
Black Bridesmaids Dresses – The Dos & Don’ts

Are you thinking of going for black for your bridesmaids dresses? It might not be the first colour to pop into your mind when you think of a wedding, but it’s so chic, timeless and stunning. Black will suit every skin tone and body shape, and work for your wedding vibe no matter what. 

The Best Irish Wedding Blessings And Toasts For Good Luck

Add an element of enchantment and inject a little Irish touch into your Big Day with these special blessings. Whether you are after a special addition to your ceremony or a short and sweet toast, these Irish wedding blessings will melt hearts.

Legal & Ceremony