Wedding Blog2023-06-06T13:33:49+00:00

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June Wedding Tips, Photos & Inspiration From Real Brides

Are you a having a June wedding? Have you come across of my monthly wedding blogs? As with each new month, comes a new monthly wedding blog to my website. These monthly blogs feature real brides who got married in the month in question to give you brides lots of wedding inspiration. Real June Bride Inspiration My Mum and Dad's [...]

Mini-Moon Ireland Ideas: Finnlough Hideaway

Finnlough is an ideal spot for a mini-moon in Ireland. You need to put on your bucket list! It is definitely one of those places that when you go to it you know you are ticking a box off! Niall treated me to two nights there for my 40th birthday. I had come across it initially on Instagram and fell [...]

Wedding Tips To Connect With Suppliers

What stage are you at in planning your wedding with connecting with your wedding suppliers? Are you at the start of the process of contacting wedding suppliers to book them for your big day? But as well as contacting them you need to be CONNECTING with them! “Connecting” is the key word here! And I don’t mean following their Facebook [...]

Wedding Tips For The Mother Of The Bride

Mum's are always there for us when we need them and this certainly isn't going to change when planning a wedding. In fact you will be calling on them more (literally calling them!!). Also, if you turn into a Bridezilla you'll want your mother to knock it out of you as you want to be as relax and calm as [...]

How To Make An Engagement Card Keepsake Book

Isn’t it so lovely when you get engaged and people congratulate with well wishes? But what are you going to do with your engagement cards? I have been wanting to do something with mine for an age as they are just in a box under our bed! As you probably know I love all things stationary, especially cards so I have been [...]

Wedding Tips From February Brides

Here’s to another wedding blog full of wedding tips! But before all that this is a special shoutout to all you flippin’ fantastic February brides … past, present and future …  Wedding Tips From The Beautiful Bride, Caoimhe  I am so thrilled to be featuring Caoimhe and Pim’s wedding! Caoimhe is the sister of a very good friend of mine [...]

Hen Party Outfit Shop Recommendations

Let’s find your perfect hen party outfit.   In this blog post you'll find the hen party outfit shop recommendations that came directly from other brides. This came about when a bride to be recently contacted me as she is currently looking for hen party outfits so I popped up a Wedding SOS asking for recommendations of shops for doing some [...]

Christmas Weddings Ireland

Christmas Weddings Ireland I am so thrilled to say that I now have a complete list of 12 monthly wedding blogs – one for each month of the year jammed packed with lots of wedding tips, advice, inspiration and wedding photos from real brides! It has been such an honour featuring these weddings. This Christmas wedding blog has been a [...]

October Wedding Ireland

In this month’s wedding blog I have lots of wedding advice from real brides who had October Weddings in Ireland! It is jammed packed with lots of wedding inspiration and wedding tips too! Real Wedding Inspiration It turns out that I haven’t been to any weddings in October! I must sort that out!!!! As a result, I asked my followers [...]

Tips For Spending Time Together

A big regret that wedding couples have is not spending enough time together. I see it all the time in my wedding monthly blogs. It is a regret of ours two as we didn't hang out enough time together on our wedding day even though we were convinced we would. PLEASE make sure you schedule this time together into your [...]

Getting Married in September?

Are you getting married in September? Hello to all you September brides – past, present and future! And hello to the rest of you brides coming along to have a read for lots of wedding tips and wedding inspiration! What I love about these monthly wedding blogs is having the opportunity to share real brides wedding photos, and stories and [...]

10 Cool Ideas For a Heatwave Wedding

Am I really writing about a heatwave wedding in Ireland? Normally bride and grooms are looking for tips on managing a wedding in the rain ... But in case of a bit of a heatwave I thought I would pulled together my Top 10 Cool Ideas for a Heatwave Wedding: 1. Flip Flops Avoid shoes or anything that your feet [...]

August Brides’ Wedding Planning Tips

In this month’s wedding blog we have lots of previous August brides sharing their own wedding tips and wedding photos giving you loads of wedding inspiration especially if you are getting married in August! Read on to see their beautiful wedding photos and hear all their wedding tips! If you are getting married in the month of August as you [...]

Best Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

The Best Bridesmaid Gifts are ready to be shared with you! With so much help from my followers my Instagram page, I'm so excited to share the top bridesmaid gifts ideas from a recent Wedding SOS! From make-up sets to spa treatments, to wedding day gifts to luxurious gift sets - these ideas are sure to make your bridesmaids feel [...]

What Documents Do I Need?

"What Documents Do I Need To Get Married in Ireland?" is one of the most asked questions when planning a wedding. If you do not know already, the most important form you need is your Marriage Licence, often referred to by couples as the green folder (see below) Regardless of whether you are having a church, civil or humanist wedding [...]

Are You A May Bride?

Are you a May Bride? Are you getting married in May? Are you planning a wedding in May? And it is an extra special month and it's my birthday month! I’m on the countdown to the 24th! Luckily I was born in May as my Mum’s mother was May and my Mum always said if she had a girl she [...]

Just Engaged? Looking For Some Engagement Tips

Are you just engaged? Are you looking for some engagement tips? When I got engaged I remember feeling so overwhelmed and I had no idea where to start planning and people kept asking me so many questions - When are you getting married? Where is the wedding venue? Have you looked at dresses yet (does this sound familiar?) My very [...]

Real Wedding Advice from April Brides

Are you looking real wedding advice? I have some amazing wedding tips from two stunning brides who both got married in the month of April!! Una and Eoin married on Saturday 9th April 2022. They had a church ceremony in Ardclough, Co. Kildare followed by a reception in Castle Durrow, Co. Laois. You guys are so lucky as Una shares [...]

Hen Party Game Ideas

Hen Party Game Ideas Drop Your Panties / The Panty Game For a friends hen party we did a few hen party games and this was one of them.  It is such a fun game to do! The idea is that each guest brings a pair of (new!) panties that they think reflects the bride’s personality (or maybe their own [...]

10 Tips on Choosing Your Bridesmaid Dresses

Choosing the perfect bridesmaid dresses is one of the hardest wedding jobs. With your bridal party being different sizes, heights, personalities etc it can be tricky to get something that suits everyone so here are my 10 Top Tips you need when starting to search for your bridesmaid dresses. My Gorgeous Bridesmaids Begin the hunt for the perfect [...]

Are You A March Bride Planning Your Wedding?

Hello to you all, especially if you are a March bride! Is this your wedding month? This month is definitely the month for longer and brighter days with spring in sight! In this month's blog I am thrilled this month to be featuring two of our friends weddings! March Bride - The Gorgeous Cáit! Cáit and Rob got married in [...]

A November Bride, A November Wedding

Welcome to the November Bride Blog In this month’s wedding blog I am featuring our friends, Joanne & Eric, wedding and their top wedding tips! Joanne is my only friend who is a November bride!! It appears that November is not one of the popular months to get married which I am surprised about.  I love this time of the [...]

10 Top Tips on Organising the Best Hen Party Décor

Organising the hen party décor is one of the fun parts of planning a hen! And you can go as big with them as you like! Here are My Top 10 Tips on Organising the Best Hen Party Décor. 1. Location Where is the hen party taking place? Where is the venue? Have you rented somewhere or is it taking [...]

10 Tips To Create Your Wedding Sweets Table

Creating a sweets table is one of the things I wished we had done for our wedding! ☹ So I may not have gotten the chance to do a sweets table for my wedding but I got the chance to do it recently (for you guys!).  When Party City gifted me a €100 voucher, I decided to set myself a [...]