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Wedding News: Book Gyte Gavenaite Photography for your wedding

Book Gyte Gavenaite Photography for your wedding

Gyte Gavenaite Photography provides a photography service that captures the essence of creativity and professionalism. With a keen eye for detail and an innate passion for capturing the beauty of fleeting moments, Gyte brings a unique perspective to her craft. She says, "Specialising in wedding photography, I'm dedicated to creating timeless memories for couples on their special day. My approach is characterised by a perfect blend of candid and posed shots, ensuring a comprehensive representation of the entire event. "Beyond weddings, I extend my talents to various photography genres, including portraits, family shoots and events. I believe my versatility as a photographer is reflected in my ability to adapt to different styles and preferences, providing clients with a personalised and unforgettable experience.

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Wedding News: Worried about your dad's wedding speech? Here's some top advice from Speechy

Worried about your dad's wedding speech? Here's some top advice from Speechy

'The Speech Surgery' with Heidi Ellert McDermott, founder of Speechy & author of 'The Modern Couple's Guide to Wedding Speeches. At Speechy, we believe that all great speeches have good story-telling at the heart of them. So instead of hunting down one-liners, encourage your dad to simply tell his favourite stories. Remind him that he can call on your mum or siblings for help with content and constructive feedback, and send him links to lots of various speech examples to get his brain thinking.

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Wedding News: Wedding décor suppliers By Emerald Events, excited to be showcasing at Mercedes-Benz World

Wedding décor suppliers By Emerald Events, excited to be showcasing at Mercedes-Benz World

Husband and wife team behind By Emerald Events, Tom and Steph, will be on hand at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April to talk about all-things venue styling. The company's new Surrey-based showroom is the perfect place for you to pop along and turn your vision into a reality. "We understand how important every aspect of your special day is. We cover all your wedding essentials, from chair cover, sashes, centrepieces to backdrops, LED letters, sweet carts and much more. As a new wedding and events company, we are offering large discounts to help build our portfolio. Come and take advantage of everything we have to offer and let's create unforgettable memories together."

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Wedding News: Meet Toastmaster & MC Joe at Mercedes-Benz World's wedding fair

Meet Toastmaster & MC Joe at Mercedes-Benz World's wedding fair

Joe Gallagher is an experienced and professionally trained Master of Ceremonies and his expertise lies in seamlessly integrating all of the key elements of your wedding day. He will of course respect the formalities but works with you, your guests and the venue team to create a relaxed, organized and fun atmosphere. The role of an MC & Toastmaster involves so much more than just making announcements on the day and Joe will help remove the stress on the day ensuring you can relax more and really enjoy your special day. Joe really focuses on making the announcements at key times very special and engaging creating a great experience for all. Here is a testimonial to support the difference Joe can make at your wedding.

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Wedding News: Personalised wedding gifts from Mrs D

Personalised wedding gifts from Mrs D

Whether you are newly engaged, arranging a hen party or getting ready to walk down the aisle, Mrs D has a statement piece for you - whatever the occasion! From sweatshirts and t-shirts for the bridal party, to beach bags and shorts for the newlyweds to take on honeymoon, each item can be personalised to suit your style and personality! Owner and designer Cheryl says, "When I was planning my own wedding, I really struggled to find unique, good quality, non-mass-produced statement pieces for myself and my lovelies, so I started creating my own. I now spend my days making beautiful, personalised items to order be it with pearls or crystals in clear, champagne or rainbow hues. Each bespoke item is made by hand, from design and production to packing and posting, it's all done with care, attention to detail and most of all love."

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Wedding News: Looking for floral wedding inspiration? Pop along to Mercedes-Benz World's Signature Wedding Show

Looking for floral wedding inspiration? Pop along to Mercedes-Benz World's Signature Wedding Show

Tracy and Leah from Fleurs Amanda are looking forward to meeting you at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday the 28th April. "We both enjoy wedding floristry and have had many years' experience. We would love to plan your bouquets and arrangements to make your day complete and memorable." shares the duo. Pre-register your attendance on the County Wedding Events' website.

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Wedding News: Find handmade venue styling extras from Oak and Ward at one of our Signature Wedding Shows

Find handmade venue styling extras from Oak and Ward at one of our Signature Wedding Shows

Oak and Ward, supplier of exquisite handmade furniture are exhibiting at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April, where you can see its designs and creations first-hand. "Our beautifully solid oak or pine rustic trestle tables will help you create the perfect look for your wedding reception. We hand make all the furniture in our Oxfordshire workshop using materials from sustainable sources, where possible." share Nick. "They don't require a cloth and are, as far as we are aware, unique in the industry, offering attractive and sturdy folding metal legs to complete the look and engineered to be totally wobble free.

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Wedding News: Find handmade accessories at Mercedes-Benz World on April 28th

Find handmade accessories at Mercedes-Benz World on April 28th

Caroline Davidge Bridal offers beautiful handmade bridal veils, designed and lovingly crafted in Caroline's Oxfordshire home studio. Caroline will be debuting her brand new Classic Collection at the County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April. So come along and meet the designer, and enjoy an exclusive 10% discount on any veil for all show attendees.

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Wedding News: Morden Hall offers everything lovebirds could wish for

Morden Hall offers everything lovebirds could wish for

With intimate ceremony rooms where loved ones can watch couples exchange vows, a dining room flooded with natural light, break-out rooms and landscaped gardens to take in the idyllic surroundings, Morden Hall offers everything lovebirds could wish for and more. The property is within a freshwater moated enclosure within 125 acres of National Trust parkland. The 18th-century Georgian Country House exudes elegance, charm and sophistication, making this a truly spectacular place for events. Within the grounds, couples will find the calming river Wandle, lots of natural wildlife and a beautiful bridge to complete outdoor photo opportunities. Located conveniently on the London and Surrey border, Morden Hall is close to the Morden underground station, national rail, the A3 and public transport routes.

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Wedding News: The best place in the UK for a springtime wedding

The best place in the UK for a springtime wedding

A new study has revealed the areas in the UK with the best vendors and venues for spring wedding ceremonies, with Essex being crowned top for both. The research conducted by photo wall art creator StoryBoards analyzed data from a popular wedding planning site, to identify the UK regions with the highest quantity of top-rated vendors and venues, including vineyards, cake companies, and stationery brands. Most brides and grooms will agree that planning a wedding is stressful, as trying to pull off an event that feels unique to the couple while managing expectations, budget, and family can be difficult at times. Thankfully, beautiful venues exist to help make the whole process easier.

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Wedding News: Find your videographer at Mercedes-Benz Worlds' Signature Wedding Show

Find your videographer at Mercedes-Benz Worlds' Signature Wedding Show

What better way is there to capture the most incredible day of your life than a video you can keep forever? Frost Point Productions create elegant, captivating, cinematic videos that capture the beauty and romance of your wedding. The team will be on hand at the County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April. "An experienced videographer and editor works closely with you throughout the process to create a uniquely beautiful video to capture the individual personalities of you and your loved ones on your special day," shares owner Sam. "Using the latest equipment, various techniques and top level editing software, we create picturesque videos of a high standard that you can treasure forever. Explore our portfolio and discover how we can make your wedding day unforgettable."

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Wedding News: Surrey wedding cake supplier on hand at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show

Surrey wedding cake supplier on hand at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show

Lake Thomas Cakes is located in New Malden, SW London/Surrey and has been established since 2007. The business is run by Shenaz Lake-Thomas who creates and makes all the cakes and who will be on hand at the County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April to talk about your wedding cake ideas. "We offer a variety of wedding cakes, anything from traditional to quirky designs with a selection of flavours to choose from, as well as cupcakes and sweets for the discerning customer," shares Shenaz. "Our cakes are made to order and we work closely with the clients leading up to their special day and ensure they receive a beautiful quality and a tasty cake. We offer a complimentary consultation where you have the opportunity to sample some of our delights and assist creating your designed cake into reality. If you would like to see previous examples of my work then please have a look at my website.

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Wedding News: Dawn Clarke Designs exhibiting with County Wedding Events

Dawn Clarke Designs exhibiting with County Wedding Events

Every little girl and boy deserves the chance to feel amazing in beautiful clothing on a wedding day, Dawn designs and creates luxurious clothing for children with this brief firmly in mind. On the 28th April 2024 Dawn will be back at Mercedes-Benz world showcasing some of her flowergirl dresses and pageboy outfits. This year Dawn will be offering an opportunity to meet with her for a consultation where you can talk about styles, fabrics and colours that she thinks you'll love. nd just to put your mind at ease, there will be absolutely no obligation or expectations, just a shared love for beautiful, child-friendly traditional and unique clothing.

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Wedding News: Essex-award finalist, Holly Waters Photography showcasing her work at Mercedes-Benz World

Essex-award finalist, Holly Waters Photography showcasing her work at Mercedes-Benz World

Capture the magic of your special day with Essex-awards finalist, Holly Waters Photography! Discover Holly's talent for crafting beautiful, romantic images that perfectly encapsulate the love, emotion, and joy of your wedding, at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April. Don't miss out on the exclusive offer of £200 off full-day packages and the opportunity to win a complimentary couple's engagement session.

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Wedding News: Where romance meets elegance - Inna Voronova Bridal exhibiting at Mercedes-Benz World

Where romance meets elegance - Inna Voronova Bridal exhibiting at Mercedes-Benz World

Looking for catwalk quality designs? Inna Voronova Bridal is exhibiting with County Wedding Events' at its Signature Wedding Show at Mercedes-Benz World on Sunday 28th April. "Our new 2024 Sensuelle collection will turn heads with stunning silhouettes, various necklines, delicate details and dream-worthy materials," shares owner Darren. "Sensual and sometimes sexy, there's something for all types of brides: for those looking for dramatic styles to romantic looks and everything in between!

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Wedding News: The Halfpenny London flagship boutique has been redesigned

The Halfpenny London flagship boutique has been redesigned

The Halfpenny London flagship boutique has been redesigned in collaboration with Mutt Studios. The new environment fuses designer and founder Kate Halfpenny's love of fashion and art with sculptural details, a bold palette and hand-picked artwork. It's the perfect backdrop to showcase the bridalwear collection. Kate started her career as a costume designer and celebrity stylist before founding Halfpenny London in 2005. Since then, the company has become one of the UK's leading luxury bridalwear brands crafted in England. The brand is known for its exquisite and highly distinctive pieces that transcend the bridal world and have become coveted by the fashion elite with red-carpet style. Samples run from six-22, with every piece made-to-order.

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Wedding News: Does your mum need help with her wedding speech? Read these tips from Speechy

Does your mum need help with her wedding speech? Read these tips from Speechy

The Speech Surgery with Heidi Ellert McDermott, founder of Speechy & author of The Modern Couple's Guide to Wedding Speeches. Firstly, reassure your mum that we work with lots of mothers (both of the bride, and increasingly, the groom's) so it's no longer unusual to see a mum on the mic. Whether your mum is standing in for your father, speaking in addition to him or your dad isn't part of the picture, we generally find mothers have a lot to say! In terms of getting your mum excited at the prospect of delivering a speech, rather than dreading it, send her a few blog posts to show her how simple writing her speech can be.

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Wedding News: Your ultimate hen do survival guide by SilkFred

Your ultimate hen do survival guide by SilkFred

With April being the most popular month for hen do's, and online fashion destination SilkFred finding that 625 people will be attending at least one hen do this 'hen do season' (with 93 of respondents attending 3+ hen do's)*, we've sat down with Georgie Mitchell, Wedding Planner, Coordinator and Wedding Expert at Silkfred and Head Stylist Megan Watkins, who have shared their ultimate 'Hen Do Survival Hacks' to manage everything from budgets and schedules to styling tips and mastering the art of saying "no".

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Wedding News: Five myths about Champagne

Five myths about Champagne

For centuries, great occasions in life have been punctuated with Champagne. However, there are several myths surrounding the drinking, storing and essence of Champagne. As a result, the Champagne Bureau UK* wanted to bust those myths to separate fact from fiction and demonstrate how best to enjoy the pinnacle of sparkling wine, as well as ensure that you aren't fooled by some of the most common Champagne myths. Myth: Pop the cork and spray Champagne in times of celebrations. The blunt pop of the cork and the fizz of the fine bubbles – instantly reminiscent of celebration – is a sparkling start to any special occasion.

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Wedding News: Always and Forever Bridal Studio exhibiting with County Wedding Events

Always and Forever Bridal Studio exhibiting with County Wedding Events

Every bride deserves to feel like royalty on her wedding day, and Always and Forever Bridal Studio is dedicated to making that dream a reality. The brand will be exhibiting at County Wedding Events' Signature Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on Sunday 7th April. With boutique locations in both London and Melbourne, Always and Forever Bridal Studio offers a curated collection of exquisite bridal gowns and personalized service that ensures every bride finds her perfect dress.Founded on the belief that every bride deserves to feel confident, beautiful, and cherished on her special day, Always and Forever Bridal Studio has become a beacon of elegance and sophistication in the bridal industry. With a commitment to quality craftsmanship, exquisite designs, and size inclusivity, the studio caters to brides of all shapes, sizes, and styles.

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