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How To Choose Wedding Stationery

Posted by on Dec 2, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Choose Wedding Stationery

It’s strange, but the stationery is a big part of the wedding day. Menus, place cards, table organisers, invites, save the dates and order of service templates all come under the same umbrella for paperwork for the big day. Each piece of stationery has a purpose and it’s finding whether you need that particular piece of stationery that’s difficult. There will be a lot to organise for the big day and one of the biggest things you need to organise is the date for your wedding.

Your save the dates and other stationery need to pop! The most exciting parts of the wedding have been booked or outlined and your colour scheme has been chosen. You’ve got the ring and now you get to choose your wedding invitation maker. They will be able to help you design and make your wedding stationery and invites. Your invitations are going to say to the world the type of wedding you’re about to have. You don’t have to have a huge budget to throw an amazingly elegant wedding, never forget that. You can have the most beautiful invitations and there are many kinds of invitations to consider for your day. Engraved wedding invitations are the most formal and sophisticated types of wedding invitation and they always stimulate a vision of elegance and wealth. Budgets are generally no constraint when it comes to engraved invites as they can be quite expensive but that doesn’t mean there aren’t companies out there that are more cost effective.

For a more elegant look, hand made invitations are an absolute winner: these are classic and simply graceful. Did you know you can get handwritten ring-634531_640invitations done by professional calligraphers? Or if you’re on more of a budget for your wedding, you can learn to write calligraphy yourself and write them yourself at home. That can cut a budget right down to the bone and your invitations can still be beautiful and look expensive even if they’re not. You can sort out your bespoke order of service template and these can be, as above, engraved or handwritten. Engraved order of services are part of the expensive crowd and can be impressive and used later in frames as souvenirs or keepsakes from your big day. Handwritten order of service templates are again not really for formal weddings, but are personal and more intimate for a wedding. Framing these afterwards in open frames alongside the wedding invitation can be the ultimate keepsake for either parents or just to keep yourselves. The biggest day of your life can be the most stressful but it doesn’t have to be if you delegate.

Every bride wants to do everything themselves but whatever your budget, it doesn’t mean you have to look after everything yourself. For the wealthier couples, allowing a company to both design and create your invitation can really take the strain out of that part of organising a wedding. For those who aren’t able to pay a company to do the entire process for them, delegating jobs to those trusty bridesmaids of yours can again, take the strain from you. Why think about the wedding invitations if you don’t have to? Ask for help where you can and allow others to help if they offer.

Why be a stressed bride if you have amazing friends and family who want to help? And don’t forget! Send out your invites with plenty of time to spare so you get your RSVP back early enough to arrange your seating plans and inform your venue!

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How to Plan a Wedding

Posted by on Nov 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Plan a Wedding

Being the person in charge of a wedding and all of its planning can be daunting if you are in sole control and not the bride of the event. If you are an organised person in general, then you will already know that events can be huge or intimate, happy or solemn and for business or pleasure. Entertaining is a feature of life now and guests expect parties to be exciting and polished and for a wedding, no less, polished is exactly what it should be. You as the event organiser will need to be in charge of all the big and tiny details and it’s an exciting role to be involved in. Imagine yourself elegantly dressed visiting swanky hotels and working with brides and bridal parties of all sizes. Imagine approving the décor, food and music and all the while wearing a headset and being in control and making sure that there is a day to remember. Event organisation is more than just planning a good party. Event planning is not party planning especially in the wedding world. It may look like planning parties and soirees on the surface but the professional event planning world focuses on the rationale or goal of having an event and whether that goal is achieved. Nowadays there are more events and parties than ever before and with the birth of Pinterest and social media sites, advertising your events can be easier than ever.


Being a wedding planner in London takes tenacity, approachability and poise because not only are you brokering the best deals with venues and halls, and coordinating smaller touches like cars and flowers, you are also negotiating a potentially very stressed out bride! This role in wedding events is dependent on your taste, your style and your common sense and when you collapse at home after a long day you’ll know you have created an event that your clients and guests will remember for the rest of their lives. Being paid for doing something you enjoy doesn’t necessarily mean it’s going to be easy but it does come with job satisfaction. There are so many advantages of succeeding though and these perks are just the beginning. You get to be your own boss with a lot of event planning agencies and this means no one is looking over your shoulder and no one is telling you what to do or changing your ideas around. You work the hours you need there’s no requirement for a fixed nine to five day. It’s not a boring day at all and you can fit the work around other commitments which is especially handy if you have children around. Your business and your profits which means the more you work the more you earn. You’re not watching the clock unless you’re on a deadline and the hours you’re working aren’t endlessly dull. It’s not necessarily a high pressure position to be in but if you are coordinating people that can be difficult.

Companies that specialise with weddings have some of the best wedding planners in Surrey. They understand how to coordinate large groups of people and making sure schedules line up perfectly can be stressful especially as event planning is notorious for last minute drop outs and changes and that can also be a stressful time. It is one thing to have someone’s big day in your hands and it’s quite another to sort out a hysterical bride and keep her calm. There are real skills to learn in the events world and if you want to be a professional it will take time to become known and find your own client list.

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Career Choices: Modelling

Posted by on Sep 12, 2016 in Organize Your Event | Comments Off on Career Choices: Modelling

Making that leap into modelling is a big one and luckily, most models have the legs for such a leap. Deciding to be a model is not easy and as well as having a ‘look’, you have to choose initially the type of modelling you want to do. This covers a broad range of types such as print modelling which is billboards and magazines and the ever elusive runway modelling. The top of the shop models walk the runway with the clothes that eccentric designers make for them to wear and you can make your dreams of being one of those models a reality if you know the right people and have the correct look. Modelling isn’t about just having a pretty face and having the height of a baby giraffe, it’s about uniqueness, talent and a drive to back up those looks. People think that models are just clothes hangers for designers and in some cases it’s correct, especially with couture fashion modelling but for the most part that is just not true!

Models are far more than walking coat hangers but to be absolutely safe, you definitely need to make sure you have a backup and use that brain you’ve got in your head to make it big. Finding the right agency as a model is also not easy as you want to use an agency that specialises in the right field so whether you choose to model and sign with promotional staffing agencies in London or go for agencies like Elite Model Management you need to make sure you make smart choices. Never go with an agency that asks you to pay them a fee as you will be allowing them to take advantage of you – no agency charges a model to work for them, they pay the model. When an agency want to interview you it’s for you to interview them just as much as them to interview you.

If you are lucky enough to get signed really think ahead. Have a part time job to keep funds flowing until work as a model becomes more regular. Most models get by this way as while it is nice to have a dream job, bills still have to be paid. Dreams don’t pay for themselves! If you manage to climb to the top and make it as a top model you will be able to transform your modelling into a lucrative business and branch out into your own clothing line, perfume and lingerie. Toughen your skin – not literally, no company want to hire a crocodile – as rejection is commonplace in the modelling world. That doesn’t mean your look is wrong it just may not be right for that particular designer and that’s  okay! Always ask for feedback and work on what you can, aim elsewhere for what you cannot.

When you go for a photoshoot to start your portfolio, don’t make yourself up in the way you think a model should look as agencies will need to see your bare face – including any blemishes – to decide if your look is right for their agency. Take your photos in natural light and wear simple figure showing items like a simple vest top and leggings or jeans. Sometimes agencies offer open calls and when you attend these you need to bring digital photos or past professional work with you when you go.

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Finding the right wedding planner for your perfect weddings

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Organize Your Event | Comments Off on Finding the right wedding planner for your perfect weddings

Weddings are big events that require tiresome preparations from conceptualization and implementation of plans. You will need an extra-hand like Wedding Organisers for the job that specializes in weddings to make sure everything is prepared. Here are some helpful tips when finding one:

  • Make sure that you do your homework when searching for prospective wedding planners. You may look for some candidates that you think could make your dream wedding a reality. Try to browse their websites and look for photos of their previous activities. Check out the style of the weddings, the dress and suits their clients wore, and the overall look of the event. If you think that they got what it takes then include them in your list. At least look for a few candidates before making up your mind.
  • Ask for references from your friends as they may be able to give you reliable event organizers in your area. You might want to ask the ones who have worked with a wedding planner and try to discuss about their experiences. Ask for at least three referrals from somebody you know and include their names in your list. Ask if they have contact information about their previous wedding planners and if they can be easily reached. Reliable organizers usually reply to inquiries promptly.
  • Hold a short separate meeting with each candidate. You may visit their physical center or meet somewhere near your place. It is important that you know personally whom you are dealing with. During the meeting try to discuss all the details and everything that you require for the event. Great wedding planners should know how to listen to clients and share some of their experiences. Others would even provide practical advices that will help you achieve your dream wedding.
  • Present some of the clippings that you have researched to your potential planners. Ask them what they think about the idea and observe a friendly discussion. Lengthen your discussion and get to know each other for a couple of minutes. You do not just want a professional organizer, but as much as possible try to look for the ones whom you can work with. A great organizer should be able to present him or her comfortable with their clients.
  • Try to discuss about financial matters for the wedding. Ask if he or she can make other arrangements without paying a huge amount of money. Wedding planners that have a quite number of experiences in wedding preparations should already have established a network. Thus, he or she should already know where and how to make the most out from the budget. Great organizers know how to make your budget doable. Ask your prospective planner if he or she knows somebody who provides great service for the wedding that does not cost much.

Seal the deal with your prospective planner. During the preparation period, make sure to trust him or her to the job so he or she can be more fluid and effective while doing the job.

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Wedding Dress: The Traditional or the Modern One?

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Wedding Dress: The Traditional or the Modern One?

For a woman, wearing a wedding dress is a dream come true. Though it is going to be expensive, they look forward to wearing a wedding dress of their choice. They plan and save money so they can buy the wedding dress on the time that they need it already for their wedding. Most women are really dreaming of wearing wedding dress on their wonderful wedding day. There are different traditions being followed on what to wear on the wedding day. There are countries that have their own traditions when it comes to wedding ceremonies especially for women who need to wear the right traditional wedding dress.

In China, Vietnam, India, and Pakistan, they choose to wear a wedding dress that is colored red. That is because red is the traditional color of good luck. The red wedding sari is the traditional garment for the brides in India. The sari fabric is their traditional silk. But then, as time goes on, the color options and the fabric choices of the Indian brides are expanding. There are now different fabrics being used such as crepe, satin, and charmeuse. Colors of choice now are pink, gold, orange, brown, yellow, and maroon.

If you are in different parts of the world, there are also different beliefs that are followed when it comes to a wedding dress. But the color of the usual wedding dress that is being worn by the brides-to-be is white. This is because of the purity of the woman that is getting married. If you are in Glasgow in the United Kingdom, you can do wedding dress shopping in Glasgow. You can choose among the simplest and the most elegant wedding dresses that can be the one you are looking for. It is exciting to do bridal shopping in Glasgow, however, can be confusing as well because of hundreds of options you may have.

Aside from the traditional wedding dresses, there are now modern wedding dresses that can be chosen by the bride. The bride can choose sleeveless and long wedding dress or with sleeves and laces that will make a woman look more fabulous. But whatever wedding dress that they choose, for as long as it is their choice for their wedding event, they can definitely have a wonderful wedding day. As long as the bride-to-be is comfortably wearing their chosen wedding dress, that is the most important thing to happen.

Choosing the right wedding dress, traditionally or the modern one, the most important thing is the wedding day event. Everything should be organized and the wedding dress should be the most elegant in the eyes of the bride and her groom. So whether it is expensive or not, it should be the best that you deserve. Different traditions are followed in wearing wedding dress especially in different countries of the world. Following those traditions are important so they can have a good marriage until the end. The wedding is truly exciting and for women wearing a wedding dress is a dream that came true.

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Guidelines for DIY Wedding Planning

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Wedding Marquee | Comments Off on Guidelines for DIY Wedding Planning

Though there are wedding planning companies in Surrey that you can hire to plan the wedding for your love one, you can be a wedding planner yourself. Being a wedding planner is something that you can set as your job, and as a practice, you can plan a wedding for your love one or friends. Though you are not taking any short course or training to become a wedding planner, you can take over the wedding plans, so the couple can lessen their worries. You can discuss with them about their plans and anything that they want to happen on their wedding.

There are wedding planning companies London that can plan everything for the couple’s wedding. However, if you prefer planning the wedding for your love one then it is something that you should prepare as early as possible. You should be active on whatever the plan should be for the wedding. You have to actively discuss with the couple about the first things that need to be done.

Just for example is the main thing that you need to think of is the budget for the wedding. There must be a checklist of the must-do on the wedding and their estimated cost. During the planning, it should be already discussed so that there will be no surprises on the ongoing plan. The venue of the wedding and reception can be one of the things that should be prioritized once the budget has been set. Next to it is the wedding date. In choosing the wedding date it would be great if you choose the one that is what they call off-peak. During off-peak times the expense for the wedding would be lessened.

After those important things that have been completed, as a wedding planner you should be taking initiative as well about the theme of the wedding. Since you prioritized the venue, the theme of the wedding should be depending on what venue that the couple has chosen. If the garden is the venue for the wedding and reception, the bride can wear wedding gown and suit for the groom. The bridesmaids and groomsmen should be ready as well with the theme that has been chosen.

The other guests that should be invited are the closest to the couple. As a wedding planner, you must have a set up of where each guest or group of guests will be seated at the reception. It can be based on how they are related to the couple. You can make it just a minimal addition to your job.

There are still many other things that need to be completed on wedding planning. Food catering is also important because this is how the celebration of the wedding is going to be shared. Choosing food catering might be tough as well but there are so many out there that can offer competitive prices that can serve delicious food. Most of all, though it is not your job you can urge the couple to choose and get ready with their wedding ring that can be one of the highlights of their wedding. Surely, in the end, everything is going to be right for your friend or love one’s wedding.

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Services Offered by Pet Sitting Companies

Posted by on Sep 3, 2016 in Pet Sitting, Wedding Marquee | Comments Off on Services Offered by Pet Sitting Companies

Most of the times when you hear about pet sitting services you think that it is always only taking your dog for a walk. What you think is true because there are times that the dog or pet owners are elders that they cannot take responsibility anymore to take their dog for a walk. They would be asking the help of the pet sitters to do it for them then just pay for the hour or so of their service. That is the common service of the pet sitting services. However there are still other services that can be offered by pet sitting services.

Here are the services offered:

Since the pet sitter will go to your house to take care of your pet, if it is a dog or a cat they can give them food and also water daily.

The pet sitter can also manage the medications of your pets when needed. You just need to let the pet sitter know about it.

Groomers working at grooming salon

They can also love and give proper attention to your pets. Pet sitters are treating your pets just like their own.

They can provide love and also attention to your pets. The pet sitters are experts on this; they can give their love to your pets as their own.

Basic grooming and bathing is another service they can provide for your dog or cat pets.

The pet sitters can also clean up the walkways or yards after the dog was there and played.

There are pet sitters that can offer overnight service in case that you need to go out the whole day.

You can hire the pet sitter to have your pet exercise in daily basis.

The pet sitter may also fix the pet’s surroundings.

Groomer with a dog

The other services that they can offer are newspaper or mail pick up, watering of your plants in the garden indoor or outdoor; they can also leave the lights on to your house to avoid any possible criminals or security check up, places recycle bins in order, will check on your swimming pools and many other home tasks.

There is pet sitter in essex that you can hire if you are within the area. It is good thing so you do not need to worry if you need to do things at work that you cannot have time for your pets. The pet sitter can do the tasks for you so your pets can still have the same care that they should have. There are pet sitters broxbourne as well if in case you are in that area.

It is important for the pets to be loved because they can also feel being alone sometimes when they are not getting the attention they need. They will feel lonely as well if they will be left alone in the house. So it is good thing that there are pet sitting services that you can depend on in the kind of situation that you need to leave your house and there is no one to see it and your pets.

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