30.6.17 Mr & Mrs Elliot

“If you live to be 100, I want to live to be 100 minus 1 day so I never have to live without you” – A.A Milne I met Laura & Ben on 15th March 2016.  Laura is one of those rare beauties with a genuinely kind & gentle heart.  Watching her and Ben together…

18.2.17 – Mr & Mrs Jones

“True love stands by each others side on good days, and stands even closer on bad days” It had been years since I played for a Wedding at Waterton Park Hotel.  So many years that I wasn’t sure that they would remember me haha.  As I pulled up, Pauline (the wedding coordinator) was walking back…

Brides…I’m about to save your brain!

‘Whoever said, “Planning your wedding is the best time of your life” was on some serious drugs”‘ – Someecards How many times have you wanted to scream or felt overwhelming panic because you just couldn’t keep track of everything you are spending on the Wedding?  I had a LOT of those moments!  It’s not just…

Top 10 Wedding Products from Bridea

We know all about these beauty box subscriptions like Glossybox and Birchbox don’t we? I’ve always wanted to sign up to one of them but just never have.  Then I came across this company called Bridea.  It’s a similar kind of thing, only it’s full of inspiring things that you’ll need for your Wedding.  Amazing!  I…

Alexandra’s Video’s – August

You’ll be seeing more and more cover video’s each month, but for now, here are August’s video’s. This first video is an Adele cover…I love her so much…and I haven’t come across one of her songs that doesn’t sound amazing on violin… ❤ I LOVE this song.  One of the top 10 chosen songs by…

Diary of a Bride – freebie for you

Yes it has been about 8 months since I last posted a ‘Diary of a Bride’.  There is so much for us to catch up on! It has been a busy 8 months…not only have we bought a house, Lee has changed jobs AND surprisingly we have nearly booked everything for our Wedding *grits teeth*….

Your Wedding on a Budget – The Dress

“A wedding doesn’t have to be expensive to be memorable” – Colin Cowie So, just like me, you are beginning to discover how expensive weddings really are.  Even with 14 years in the business I had no idea that the overall bill could rack up to such a high figure, and the average price of…

27 Wedding Suppliers You Need to Know About

I felt that this blog was essential, to hopefully reduce the amount of stress, bridezilla moments and to give you some amazing, different and memorable ideas for your big day. It’s not a top 27, it’s a list of great suppliers…there are so many more that I will be telling you about in the future.  It’s more of…

The Significance of No.27

Admittedly I am superstitious.  But not about your typical old wives tales superstitions, simply just about the No.27. Funnily when I thought about writing this blog, I googled ‘Superstitions’ and found a write up on Wedding superstitions which I didn’t even know existed.  I got completely drawn in when I read it haha. I believe that…

Alexandra’s 10 beautiful moments…2018 weddings & The Dubstep Cat

“Be HAPPY for this moment.  This moment is your life.” (Omar Khayyam) A SUMMARY OF LAST WEEKS 10 LOVELY THINGS… 1.  I’ve begun receiving wedding bookings for 2018 WOW that’s insane 😀 and amazing. 3 years away 😮 2. Lovely post on my Facebook time line 😀 So excited about the Safari Nights at Yorkshire…

Wedding Advice – How NOT to book a photographer

As you know, I attend hundreds of weddings per year, and I see brides who are happy, and unhappy with some of the services that they receive.  Over the next couple of weeks I am going to be dishing out some wedding advice on different aspects of your wedding. This is one day that can’t…