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Estina
Photgrapher & videographer pricing
Estina, 16 of August of 2022 at 15:22

Last year we went to a wedding fair where we found a company that do photography and videogrraphy. We loved their vibe and we discussed we would love to use. I have looked at their packages and I'm...

Terrywoste, 29 minutes ago 8 131
Abigail
Canapés
Abigail, 17 of August of 2022 at 06:38

Hello 👋 We hadn’t really thought about canapés till we attended a wedding where they had some. We liked this idea however, it’s not exactly cheap to have them included with our venue. It’s gonna work...

Anthonylania, yesterday at 23:56 3 117
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Wedding favours
Keri, 18 of August of 2022 at 11:29

Do people still do wedding favours for their guests, I’m not sure if it’s still expected or not?

Mrsogtobe, yesterday at 17:50 15 264
Kim
Not long now
Kim, 11 of August of 2022 at 09:22

Omg its getting nearer 😫

Michelle, yesterday at 17:32 6 96
Tattythomas
Inviting partners...
Tattythomas, 18 of August of 2022 at 18:57

Another debate as to whether we should invite partner's to our wedding... My fiancé and I are both in agreement that we only want people we really know and love at our wedding. We're quite private,...

Chloe, yesterday at 15:32 8 176
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Artificial flowers for diy bouquet
Ebony, 18 of August of 2022 at 20:54

Hi, I'm looking for reasonable quality artificial flowers, specifically Dahlia's as that my mother's name. I've already brought some nice flowers from TK Maxx but need the Dahlias for the buttonholes....

Sloufish, yesterday at 09:00 1 26
Hannah
Ask your wedding questions!
Hannah, 17 of August of 2022 at 15:08

Hey everyone! Hitched is interviewing an engaged couple for some wedding advice - we want to hear from you! Please DM me or reply to this with any questions/dilemmas you may have about the wedding...

Ethanbrody, yesterday at 07:44 1 31
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Living in Scotland but marrying in England
Ems, 16 of August of 2022 at 16:59

Hello, has anyone been through the process of marrying in England when they are from Scotland? The registrar office in Scotland have said we may need some extra documentation etc and whilst waiting on...

Ruth, thursday 18-Aug-22 5 48
Ellie
Bridesmaid dresses
Ellie, 14 of April of 2022 at 10:35

Hey, I just wondered if people could recommend places to order bridesmaid dresses please? I am hoping to have half of the bridesmaids in pink and the other half in sage but struggling to find places...

Amy, thursday 18-Aug-22 14 434
Samantha
celebrant Meeting! what do you ask
Samantha, 18 of August of 2022 at 16:33

OMG we have our celebrant meeting tonight at 8pm over a zoom call and i havent a clue what to ask. IS there anything that i should make sure gets covered at all? x

Samantha, thursday 18-Aug-22 22
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Wedding dress
Tina, 17 of August of 2022 at 22:50

Heyy how soon did you all buy your wedding dress I have seen my dream dress but I still have 11 months till my wedding and I don't no if I should wait till closer to the time

Chloe, thursday 18-Aug-22 4 100
Tammy
Bride speeches
Tammy, 13 of August of 2022 at 19:55

Are there any brides doing a speech and if so what have you included? thank you

Lisa, wednesday 17-Aug-22 5 146
kezz_howland
Underwear help!!!!!
kezz_howland, 2 of April of 2013 at 21:36

I am a size 14-16 with big thighs that rub! I am lost about what to do with underwear. ATM my dress is v tight as I am determined to lose a stone before the big day. (still possible... it's in...

Sinéad, wednesday 17-Aug-22 20 6,974
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One week to go!
Lee-Anne, 5 of August of 2022 at 08:44

Can not believe its a week till I get married. Its so flipping exciting! I'm so pleased with mine and FHs plans and ideas. We have stayed true to who we are and i just wanted to share my excitement...

Sinéad, wednesday 17-Aug-22 11 204 1
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Singing waiters
Esther, 17 of August of 2022 at 16:03

Hi, please can anyone recommend the best singing waiters company and how much you paid for them? Wanting to surprise our guests where the waiter falls over/drops something and then breaks into song....

Melissab, wednesday 17-Aug-22 1 48
Wendy
Seating-chart
Wendy, 6 of August of 2022 at 19:16

Can any of you lovely people work the seating plan? Please help

Lea, wednesday 17-Aug-22 9 190
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Festival Wedding Advice Please!
Natalie, 14 of August of 2022 at 18:33

Hi, me and my partner are planning a festival style wedding in 2024 in our own family field with a marquee and food vans instead of a sit down meal, we are in the very early stages of planning and I...

Alison, wednesday 17-Aug-22 1 65
Ele
Living in Scotland, marrying in England - Help!
Ele, 15 of July of 2021 at 11:57

Hi everyone, my fiancé and I live in Scotland and are getting married in England next year. We're so confused over the process of giving notice of marriage, as the local authority in England are...

Ems, tuesday 16-Aug-22 2 70
Samantha
Am i being silly? Family Drama long post
Samantha, 15 of August of 2022 at 16:26

Hey everyone, i will try and cut this long story short. SO i am getting hitched on the 29th July 2023 ( 11 months to go). I have been with my partner since february this year and havent been apart...

JesusAgorp, tuesday 16-Aug-22 5 203
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Hair and makeup
Jade, 16 of August of 2022 at 17:34

Hi I’m getting married 23rd September in Windermere, I’m struggling finding someone to do my hair and make up. I live in South Shields so it’s quite difficult sorting everything out being so far away....

Jade, tuesday 16-Aug-22 46
Katie
Backlash from family over band
Katie, 13 of August of 2022 at 23:01

Hi! I need some help. My partner and I are big rockers. Not into pop music at all. Although we tolerate discos at other people's weddings, this is not our thing at all. We were really excited about...

Katie, tuesday 16-Aug-22 12 309
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8 days residence in different county to give notice
Linda, 10 of July of 2022 at 14:52

We live in greater Manchester but are planning to get married in Cumbria. We're reading about giving notice in Cumbria and it says you have to be resident for 8 nights to give notice. So if you're...

Michelle, tuesday 16-Aug-22 25 361
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Italy Wedding Planner
Leigh, 5 of August of 2021 at 19:48

We are looking to get married in Italy, has anyone used a good wedding planner, thank you

Sian, monday 15-Aug-22 2 63
Zoe
Morocco wedding planning
Zoe, 24 of April of 2022 at 18:46

Hello! Just wondering if anyone here is planning a wedding in Morocco? I am looking for a wedding planner so any tips please let me know

Zoe, monday 15-Aug-22 2 34
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Dried flowers query
Lizzy, 14 of August of 2022 at 17:37

Hi my fiancé and I are getting married May 2023. I am looking at buying the dried flowers for the bouquet and boutonnières on Etsy. Does anyone have any idea of when the best time to buy these are?...

Jamie, monday 15-Aug-22 3 63
Abigail
Wedding Dog 🐶
Abigail, 10 of July of 2022 at 10:12

Hiya! This is Archie he’s my beautiful little fur baby! We get married in March and our wedding venue is dog friendly. He’s our baby and would really love to include him in our wedding day. However...

Ruth, monday 15-Aug-22 10 136
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Noise limiters at venue
Katie, 10 of August of 2022 at 14:28

We're getting married at The Tudor Barn next May and are having problems booking bands/singers due to the noise restrictions. We wanted a proper party atmosphere and it sounds like we're not going to...

Katie, sunday 14-Aug-22 4 121
Ellie
Wedding table names query
Ellie, 14 of August of 2022 at 11:08

Myself and my partner would like to have our table names after our loved ones that we’ve recently lost (unfortunately in the past few years I’ve lost quite a few family members). I really want to...

RomanticGreenStation, sunday 14-Aug-22 2 133 1
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venues so expensive
Zara, 8 of August of 2022 at 15:29

I am looking for a venue for 200 guest for next year august and everything is so expensive.. i’ve given up and at this point think doing my wedding in my own home is better and cheaper at this rate...

Holley, sunday 14-Aug-22 18 492
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What to ask/look for viewing venues?
Karen, 10 of August of 2022 at 11:23

Recently engaged and viewing our first venue tonight. What should I be asking? What should I be looking for in particular? All advice welcome (new to this and completely overwhelmed)

Mrsjones2024, sunday 14-Aug-22 3 94 1
Debbie
Prettiest registry office
Debbie, 12 of August of 2022 at 11:13

Hi does anyone know of any particularly lovely registry offices in the North West or the surrounding areas? Seen lots of lovely venues in London but none for up North! Xx

Michelle, saturday 13-Aug-22 13 110
boogiebelle
when writing invitations and you don't know the person's partners name....
boogiebelle, 28 of May of 2009 at 15:21

Do you put their name and then put and guest/partner/+1? Some of them don't have partners but we are saying they can bring someone... Don't know what to do. TIA

Tinur1956, saturday 13-Aug-22 6 1,468

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