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This bride is 11 years old…

Top wedding blog Bridal Musings have created an incredibly powerful collaboration with UNICEF to mark International Women’s Day by raising awareness about child marriage. Here are some excerpts from their extremely moving piece. Please click through, read the whole thing, share it wide and loud, and support UNICEF in their important work promoting rights for children [...]

Elegant Wedding Invitations

Win £300 worth of wedding stationery

Would you like to win £300 worth of FREE wedding stationery from Bride & Groom Direct? To be in with a chance of winning simply upload a picture of your engagement ring to our facebook page and use the hashtag #BrideAndGroomDirectRing for your image to be displayed in the gallery. Competition Closes: 31st January Winner [...]

Diamond earring competition: Win these beautiful earrings worth over £1000!

We don’t normally feature competitions and promotions, but when Bigger Diamonds 4 Less contacted us about their earring competition we thought it was too good to ignore. All they ask is for you to fill out a short survey of three simple questions and you’ll be entered into the draw. Enter online by 30 November [...]

Wedding Invite Video

Budget Wedding Invitation Idea

When I spotted this wedding invitation video I was hugely impressed. It’s such a great idea, and a fantastic way to save money on the wedding invites. We reached out to the couple for an exclusive WeddingBudget.co.uk interview. Watch the video and then read their tips on how to make your own wedding invitation video. [...]

Wedding Ring Heart. By flickr user MorrowLess

A gallery of DIY wedding ring photo ideas

You don’t need to hire an expensive wedding photographer – do it yourself on a budget by taking inspiration from photos you like. I’ve put together a wedding gallery, with notes on how to recreate these pictures on a budget yourself. Doing the photography for your wedding album yourself makes for a fun day as [...]

DIY Wedding table planner

5 Amazingly Simple Do-it-Yourself Wedding Projects

Do-it-yourself weddings are becoming hugely popular. They allow for the bride to save hundreds on the wedding details while still being able to strongly adhere to the wedding theme. Long gone are the days where a do-it-yourself job would imply cheap and cheerful; nowadays, DIY represents brides who are artistic, crafty, and a hundred percent [...]

6 Creative Ideas Perfect for Budget Weddings

Upon hearing the phrase “budget wedding”, most people would immediately think of a small, dull, lifeless wedding. From the bride’s wedding dress up to the wedding favours, practical couples tend to hunt down the biggest bargains and the cheapest supplies possible. Not everyone can afford a wedding like Prince Billy and Kate Middleton, and most [...]

Wedding Photographer Checklist

The photography is one area where you can stand to save – or spend – a lot of money. Some people find it’s more affordable to ask a friend to take some snapshots, and that’s a great way to save on your wedding. For others, having a professional do the job is important – after [...]

Cupcakes by Flickr user clevercupcakes

4 tips for budget weddings

Every wedding is unique, so it’s tricky to dish out advice about how you should budget for your wedding. So many blogs don’t seem to understand that it’s up to the bride and groom to decide how they’re going to plan their wedding! So we’ve thought long and hard about this page and put together [...]