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[10 Sep 2013 Comments Off on Table Favours | 1,829 views]

Give ’em sweets!
I don’t know why, but bowls or baskets of childrens sweets always seem to go down much better than a little box containing a posh chocolate.
Whenever I see sweety baskets I also see happy faces – but people just don’t grin when they open their posh choccie.
Of course you might want to give your guests something to do or something to make – I’m sure there was some reason why this couple had to make hats – I just never found out what it was.

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[6 Sep 2013 Comments Off on Amazing Entrance to Wedding | 1,199 views]

Check out this absolutely brilliant walk down the aisle.

Somehow I can’t see a lot of UK vicars going for this, but wouldn’t that be so cool at your wedding !?!?!?
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[2 Sep 2013 Comments Off on Photogenic Venues | 29,115 views]

I know it might not be at the top of your reasons for choosing a venue, but whether it lends itself to photography can make a big difference to your wedding photos.
The following shots are all from St. Aubries near Minehead. This was a terrific venue, the orangery was used for the service, perfect lighting and perfect place for a service too. The rest of the building was perfect, roomy, interesting, lots of fascinating features and grand scale too. Incidentally, while venues like this can be very expensive, late bookings …

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[29 Aug 2013 Comments Off on ‘Pop Your Ass Out,’ Plus More Invaluable Tips from Models on How To Take A Flattering Swimsuit Picture | 22,027 views]

Really good post on Fashionista.com from different models on how to look good in a swimsuit photo.
Now, before you start thinking this is just for models, if you are on holiday and the camera comes out you’ll know what to do!
Here’s the quick summary
1) Turn slightly away from camera – so you are not square on
2) Lean forward from the hips
3) Lift the face up to the camera and sky
4) Smile like you’re on holiday 🙂
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[21 Aug 2013 Comments Off on Reception Ideas | 25,141 views]

In this blog I just want to highlight a few things I’ve seen at receptions that I thought were good ideas.

I thought this balloon arch was really terrific.

The wedding card box made it very clear to guests where to leave cards and presents.

Chocolate fountains – how can the girls resist? Always popular.

Signposts out on the roads for both the church and the party can be a great help – many guests will arrive by SatNav, so give them a good satnav location, and don’t forget you can send out …

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