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Hair extensions?
thatlassoverthere, 10 of June of 2018 at 17:16

Hi everyone, I'm getting married in Italy this September and want to give some extra length to my shoulder length hair. My hair is quite thick so I'm not worried about volume, but am completely new to...

Daniel, 13 hours ago 6 991
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Postpone or cancel wedding
Rosie, 17 of February of 2024 at 21:00

Hello everyone, apologies this is a bit of a gloomy message. Sadly we were due to have our wedding this June but for a variety of reasons (including financial, family issues and mainly the fact we are...

Lastreaction, 15 hours ago 2 154
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Games for family get together!
PenelopeP, 25 of September of 2008 at 11:22

We're having a family get together the day before our wedding. Most of our families have never met because mine live abroad. We're getting together in the afternoon for afternoon tea and I was...

JJ JJSEO, yesterday at 16:11 13 8,633
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Politely not inviting family members
Olive, 23 of February of 2024 at 03:30

Hi, I'm getting married in April 2025 and even though I'd always said to my mother that I didn't want family there (apart from her, my dad and brother) she has disregarded this and taken it upon...

Michelle, yesterday at 14:29 4 140
Katrina
What suppliers am i missing? Any thoughts?
Katrina, 5 of March of 2024 at 21:34

We are getting married Feb 2025 we have our wedding photographer/videographer, make up artist and hairdresser. As well as caterers & venue of course booked. We also have our entertainment booked...

Katrina, yesterday at 12:05 7 96
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Wedding anxiety…
Amy, 4 of April of 2024 at 09:03

Can anyone offer some advice? We’re planning a wedding for this year (October) And me and my partner are both people pleasers. We’ve really struggled with the worry of what other people think when it...

Mrsg, yesterday at 11:26 5 182
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What do i do now?
Emma, 2 of April of 2024 at 15:39

I’m a May 2026 bride, I have booked the venue… what do I do now? I’m not sure if I can book a registrar or celebrant yet? What time scale can I do the legal stuff? Help

Chris, yesterday at 00:55 11 316 1
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Anyone else not booking a photographer?
ExpensiveYellowConfetti904, 6 of September of 2017 at 17:15

Hi! My partner and I have decided not to have a professional photographer. The quotes we were getting were simply astronomical, the ones which weren't left a lot to be desired! We really don't like...

Weekople, wednesday 10-Apr-24 38 11,747 1
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Challenges planning my own wedding
Michael, 10 of December of 2023 at 17:58

Hey everyone! I’m currently knee-deep in wedding planning right now! Honestly, figuring out all the details has been a bit of a struggle. There seems to be so many different aspects of wedding...

Richard, wednesday 10-Apr-24 17 636 1
Chloe
Guests and budget
Chloe, 3 of February of 2024 at 03:01

My partner and I are getting married in October and we have an extremely tight budget. We are having our reception at the pub we work at ( we are both chefs at The Walton Village). It's perfect for...

Lastreaction, tuesday 9-Apr-24 4 193
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Timings
Katy, 7 of April of 2024 at 23:26

Hello We are having a very informal wedding and a bit different to usual. We have sent out invites but I’m wondering if my timings sound okay. 2pm private ceremony (20 guests)3.30 reception drinks and...

SL WaltonJones, tuesday 9-Apr-24 3 69
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Pass the Parcel
amy00003, 27 of July of 2011 at 19:46

Im bored and have been googleing. Ive seen a website selling a 'pass the parcel" game to be put on each of the tables at the reception as a way for the guests to get to know each other, and I'm quite...

Kihec24, tuesday 9-Apr-24 3 3,738
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Venue
Matt, 6 of April of 2024 at 10:39

Trying to find a venue in Cheshire or Staffordshire we both like working our budget seems impossible

Lisa, tuesday 9-Apr-24 1 18
Weronika
New venue
Weronika, 8 of April of 2024 at 22:13

Hi all Would you consider a new venue for your big day? I have found something beautiful, however they don’t have many reviews as it is fairly new.

Weronika, monday 8-Apr-24 22
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Charger Plate Hire - Chester / North Wales
Amy, 8 of April of 2024 at 14:26

Hi All - hoping for some suggestions for a company that will hire out charger plates in the North Wales / Chester area. Thank you

Jhon, monday 8-Apr-24 1 16
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Giving notice
Katy, 1 of April of 2024 at 22:31

I am about to give notice to my local registry office but it says you'll need mothers birth certificate if born after 1983, my partner is born after 1983 but has no contact with his mother and no way...

Jhon, monday 8-Apr-24 3 91
Victoria
Rings
Victoria, 8 of April of 2024 at 15:07

Afternoon all. Both my parents have passed away and I'm very interested in using their gold wedding bands to make my own wedding ring. Does anyone have any experience or advice on this? Open to any...

Victoria, monday 8-Apr-24 23
Vicki
Grooms speech
Vicki, 8 of April of 2024 at 13:41

Hi can someone help I need to Wright a grooms speech I what to add about my brides dad who's not hear I need help I'm not good at this stuff

Vicki, monday 8-Apr-24 19
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Venue Decor
Rohini, 29 of March of 2024 at 08:22

Hello, I’m having a Hindu wedding ceremony and with that comes a lot of extra decor e.g. mandap etc. I’ve had a couple of quotes for decor and they’re around 15-17k. Does anyone have any experience...

Tob, monday 8-Apr-24 1 18
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Hi all
Dawn, 30 of March of 2024 at 20:21

Is everyone partners getting involved with all the prep

Dawn, sunday 7-Apr-24 7 192
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Personalised singer
Hannah, 6 of April of 2024 at 14:43

Hi everyone, I’m wondering if anyone can recommend a singer who will write a personalised song (lyrics about my partner) and perform it at our reception? The Tailors look great but they’re just too...

Hannah, saturday 6-Apr-24 11
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Destination Wedding Battle
Kayleigh, 3 of April of 2024 at 12:01

Hello everyone! I got engaged 2 weeks ago and am so excited to get planning, my dream is a wedding abroad in either Italy or Spain! I want it quite low key with closest friends and family. However my...

RomanticGreenStation, friday 5-Apr-24 1 53
Ivana
Booking a hotel for my photographer
Ivana, 27 of March of 2024 at 14:35

Hi y’all, We finally found a photographer we liked, however just before paying the deposit he asked if we are planning on booking him a hotel room for the night as he’s not local. I didn’t consider it...

Oneiric, friday 5-Apr-24 16 162
Dani from Hitched
Setting stag do rules... YES or NO? 🤔
Dani from Hitched, 5 of April of 2024 at 11:30

Hey nearlyweds! So, what do you think about laying down some ground rules for your fiancé's stag do? 🤔 This bride-to-be went viral after sharing 'Stag Do Rules' for her fiancé We asked our Hitched...

Dani from Hitched, friday 5-Apr-24 38
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Engagement ring *flash*, anyone else want to join in? :)
, 4 of May of 2014 at 22:25

I can't stop staring at my engagement ring and I was wondering if I was the only one that does this? Lol I thought I'd start this thread as I always love seeing other people's styles of ring they have...

Jenny, friday 5-Apr-24 109 17,109
eeyoring
h2b doesn't want a stag. Is that weird?
eeyoring, 24 of March of 2012 at 23:03

My man is not bothered about a stag night. He asked what the point was. I'm havin a hen do and i feel a bit bad going off with the girls if he's not going to get his own night. I think its cos his...

Rat, friday 5-Apr-24 18 7,549
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What was the cost of your engagement ring?
SunnyOrangeBridesmaid97912, 2 of December of 2019 at 04:41

I realise this is an impertinent question; ultimately as long as it was given in love and your fiancé could afford it, it ultimately doesn’t matter. However, I’m curious how attitudes towards...

Jason, thursday 4-Apr-24 6 1,708
cford09
Window and windowsill decorations - anyone thought about this?
cford09, 13 of May of 2012 at 17:33

Hi girls! Firstly, I'm really excited because we took OH's brother and his wife to see our venue yesterday and it was all set up for a wedding! Not seen it set up before! The venue is a converted mill...

Laura, thursday 4-Apr-24 7 2,687
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Destination wedding's, Italy?
Nicola, 25 of March of 2024 at 10:47

Hi, first time positing. Newly engaged and looking to start planning as we would like to get married in 2025 so not giving us much time! We are more aware of what we don’t want than what we do. We...

Alexandra, wednesday 3-Apr-24 2 33
Carrie
Anyone getting married at the beach?
Carrie, 2 of April of 2024 at 22:27

I'd love to pass on some of my advice. Anyone planning a beech wedding, I could talk for hours on my dos and don'ts.

Carrie, tuesday 2-Apr-24 12
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Guest talk - filling the venue!
Sara, 11 of March of 2024 at 15:32

Hi, I'm in very early stages of planning our wedding and we've just started to look over guest lists. My fiancé and I are both quite reserved, so don't have massive friend groups. We've found a venue...

Kay, tuesday 2-Apr-24 9 466
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wedding post box?
AmzieM, 19 of June of 2013 at 10:08

Ive been thinking for past few weeks about if to have a post box or not? is the whole point of them for guests to put their cards inside? how big or small should it be? i have seen a couple and my OH...

Nova, tuesday 2-Apr-24 22 7,408

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