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60th birthday marquee party

Sue asked me to plan, design and co-ordinate her 60th birthday party which was to be held at home in a marquee.   Sue had planned parties herself in the past but always found the experience to be stressful and not at all enjoyable.  After talking with her daughters and a friend who had worked with […]

Amy and Gerard’s Stunning Iscoyd Park Wedding

        This extraordinarily beautiful  Iscoyd Park wedding, which is featured on the English Wedding Blog  took place earlier this year.  It was an absolute privilege to plan, design and co-ordinate this wedding for such a special couple.   And a real treat to work  at such a stunning venue as Iscoyd Park, in […]

Unplugged wedding ceremony – Yes or No?

Do you agree or disagree that guests should be asked to turn off their phones during your wedding ceremony?   Or are you of the opinion that they should be allowed to take photos with their phone as you walk down the aisle and then throughout the ceremony?  Essentially, the question is “unplugged wedding ceremony – […]

What is a UK Destination Wedding?

Are you planning a UK Destination Wedding?   Are you clear about what a UK Destination Wedding is? In this blog post, I explain what I consider to be a UK Destination wedding, why and how they are becoming more popular and why a specialist destination wedding planner who is used to planning overseas weddings will […]

Getting married on Saturday? What about the World Cup Football?

Getting married on Saturday? What about the World Cup Football? Are you getting married this coming Saturday? You must be so excited and hopefully by now all of your planning is complete and you imagined you would simply be looking forward to the big day. But what about the World Cup football? When you first […]

Wedding Planning for Hot Weather

Today,  I am talking about wedding planning for hot weather.   If you are getting married this week, you must be absolutely delighted that the weather is so good.  But have you planned your wedding specifically with hot weather in mind? Here at Ritzy Events, my other wedding planning business, Elegante by Michelle J  –  https://eleganteitalyweddings.com/  […]

Wedding Invitations and Wedding Day Stationery: Ritzy Events’ Top Tips

In this blog post all about wedding invitations and wedding day stationery, Michelle Jacobs of Ritzy Events has invited three industry experts to comment and provide guidance and advice on planning and designing your wedding stationery. How important are wedding invitations and wedding day stationery? It is easy to overlook the importance of your wedding […]

Wedding Entertainment

At Ritzy Events, we firmly believe that entertainment is a key ingredient to the success of any wedding.   In this blog post we are going to share with you why we feel that wedding entertainment is so important together with some tips and advice for planning your wedding entertainment.   The ingredients to a successful […]

Top Tips for Choosing your Wedding Venue

Are you planning your wedding and struggling to find the perfect wedding venue?  Are you worried about making a decision in case there is a better wedding venue that you have not yet seen?  Don’t worry, this is normal.   Your wedding day is likely to be the most important day of your life so far, […]

Wedding Rules OR Making your wedding your own!

Today’s blog post is all about breaking wedding rules;   more specifically,  it’s about empowering you to incorporate everything that you want to into your wedding day,  even things that are not traditionally “de rigeur”.  Your wedding should be all about you, and if the traditional approach to planning a wedding does not sit comfortably with […]