Confetti Sweethearts

Do we need to send out Save the Dates

save the dates

Do we need to send out Save the Dates

I have often been asked by newly engaged couples  'Do we need to send a Save the Date?' and I always reply with 'Well that depends'  So I thought we would go through a few things to help iron this one out. You may want to consider sending a Save the Date if: You are getting married abroad Your date is in holiday time You have travelling guests Your wedding is over a few days Getting married abroad? If you are planning a wedding in a different country then it would be advisable to let your guests know the date...

Read more →


What should my wedding invitation say

wedding invitation wording wedding invitations

What should my wedding invitation say

I get asked this question all the time when bride's have carefully chosen their stationery design. The wording for your invitations can be overwhelming with choices. There is the classic traditional type or the creative and whimsical type. The important thing to remember is the style of wording needs to represent you as a couple.  The essential information to include is the following: Who's hosting The request to come to the wedding The names of the Bride and Groom Who your inviting The Date The Time The Location The Dress Code The RSVP Details Who's hosting? Traditionally, the Bride's parents...

Read more →


Where my journey began..

Where my journey began..

I have always had a creative background but my love of crafting was really explored when our wedding day was approaching, I was in my element! I pushed myself to a creative level I didn't know I had and really surprised myself with some of my creations. I searched the internet for inspiration and then made things my own with my own twist! I really felt that making them personal touches was going to make the day even more special. First things first... My first task was to make my wedding invitations, we were going for a rustic style as our wedding was...

Read more →


Wedding Trends 2018

Wedding Trends 2018

A start of a brand new year, and it's time to see what is going to be the latest and upcoming trends for the exciting year ahead for 2018... Venue We have seen a huge change in wedding venues over the last few years now. Couples are steering away from the traditional church ceremony and hotel reception. There has been an increase in couples being more ambitious than ever seeking out for a unique and alternative setting to show off their personalities with their creativity. The rising trend is an industrial/urban feel to give your day an edgy, cool mood. Although...

Read more →