WEDDING DIARIES – Meet the parents… in Sicily

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The Wedding Diaries, it has been. a. while. And whilst in every aspect of my life and online I like to be completely truthful and transparent the reason for the break in these entries is that, much like planning life, planning a wedding is STRESSFUL. Aside from writers block, wedding planning drama, working during a busy wedding season, the fact … Read More

THE WEDDING DIARIES – Let the dress hunt commence…

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  From the minute we’d got engaged, ‘the dress’ hadn’t really crossed my mind. I know I’ve mentioned many times that a two-year engagement was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made but after the first year has passed (ridiculously quick) I’d eventually realised that I would definitely need to plan this one, as relying on a last minute … Read More

THE WEDDING DIARIES – The Bridesmaid proposal

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I had so many rules about Bridesmaids before I got engaged, but after three months of my Mum listening to the in-depth analysis of each friendship… the rules went out of the window. Unashamedly, I have a lot of friends and I’ve somehow managed to surround myself with the best of them. The problem is, where on earth do you draw the line, and … Read More

THE WEDDING DIARIES – The Sicilian venue search

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12 hours into being engaged we’d already found our venue, because obviously when you type ‘Italian Wedding’ into that Pinterest search bar… it’s going to happen. Fast forward 5 days when we received the email back from said venue, informing us that it would be £7,000 per day for exclusive use, on top of the already extortionate hire costs – … Read More

THE WEDDING DIARIES – My big fat (should be Greek) Italian Wedding

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“I honestly think that if we did get engaged, I’d be able to plan my wedding in 24 hours… because that’s just what it’s like when you work in the wedding industry…” My Dad has informed me that he will be wearing a white suit; I’ve lost sleep over choosing the right bridesmaids after preaching for years that you should never … Read More