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how to clean satin shoes - any ideas please?
Ayla, 2 of November of 2008 at 08:26

Wore a pair of Rainbow Ivory satin shoes and of course, with the current weather, they are now somewhat dirty and have the odd 'grass' mark too. Does anyone know how I could clean them up please - or...

Sarah, wednesday 20-Mar-24 5 16,986
Emily
Basketball Arcade Game
Emily, 7 of October of 2023 at 16:23

Hey everyone, I wondered if anyone knew of a supplier who could arrange a basketball arcade game to our wedding in Sussex? It's a bit of a difficult one to google so thought I would ask on here!

Anita, tuesday 19-Mar-24 18
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Food
Kayleigh, 4 of December of 2023 at 11:52

I’m getting married and I’ve gone for a two course meal, so we will get a hot dinner and a pudding for after the ceremony . I was going to have a buffet at the night time, but I decided to have a...

InfoHills, monday 18-Mar-24 9 458
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Wedding fayres - yes or no?
Samantha, 28 of February of 2024 at 22:45

What are your thoughts on wedding fayres - worth booking some? Has anyone found anything at one? Should i stay local to venue when looking for fayres?

InfoHills, monday 18-Mar-24 6 132
Kate
Wedding Insurance
Kate, 22 of July of 2023 at 13:31

Having just read an article on this very website, it suggests that wedding insurance is something often overlooked by couples planning. After a very brief look into it, I wasn’t able to find any...

PeatearIss, monday 18-Mar-24 8 641 2
Abigail
Adding Meal choice to the Wedding website?
Abigail, 17 of March of 2024 at 16:14

Hi all, If there a way to add meal choice options to the wedding website? We would like to have everything in one place for our guests but I am struggling to see how to add the menu? We would need...

Abigail, sunday 17-Mar-24 11
*Mini*
What don't you like at weddings?
*Mini*, 30 of March of 2013 at 17:56

Its been ages since we did one of these and we have lots of lovely new shiny Hitchers to join in! So the question is what don't you like at weddings? Chair Covers? Horse Drawn Carriages? Men in top...

Kelly, sunday 17-Mar-24 569 56,660 3
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Evening Catering - Can I have your opinions please??
Missusp2b, 5 of October of 2011 at 16:21

Hi all, My fiance has his heart dead set on a hog roast for the main meal which I'm absolute fine with a) because we both love a good hog roast and b) because I'd like our day to be pretty chilled out...

Dianne, saturday 16-Mar-24 16 2,749
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How do I tell guests not to post photos on social networks?
celticcurl, 13 of January of 2014 at 15:59

Hi, The only thing that is worrying me about my wedding is guests posting photos of me on any social networking sites. My closest friends all respect my wishes in this - they know the full history and...

Emmasund17, saturday 16-Mar-24 13 1,931
Terri
Travel time??
Terri, 20 of September of 2023 at 14:57

Hey…. Help… ergh I keep changing my mind about venues. We thought we had one picked out and there’s something about it I’m not sure of, can’t put my finger on what! I figured I’ll know when it’s the...

PhotographybyBillHad, saturday 16-Mar-24 3 106
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Menu Stationery
Alexandra, 10 of March of 2024 at 08:27

Hello, Does anyone have any recommendations for on the day stationery like menus and place cards? Our menu is the same for everybody other than if guests have specific dietary restrictions and I’d...

RomanticGreenStation, friday 15-Mar-24 41
Ivana
Decor and Set up
Ivana, 22 of December of 2023 at 08:00

Hi ladies, This is my first ever post but I just needed to know!!! I need your help. I’m on a small budget in terms of decorations, so I was going to have mostly candles with some maybe white bud...

Ivana, thursday 14-Mar-24 17 291 1
Sarah
Vow Renewal / anniversary celebration
Sarah, 6 of March of 2024 at 15:34

Hey everyone, I got married 10th June last year and my day didn't go to plan (well my plan) at all. A combination of hair and make up artist stress which led to a very frosty and awkward wedding...

Jesse, thursday 14-Mar-24 2 69
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Booking caterers without tasting first?
Madison, 5 of August of 2023 at 19:26

Hey all, we’re getting married in August 2024 at a diy venue so needing to book all suppliers ourselves. I feel like we need to tick off the big things like caterers ASAP but the one we’ve been in...

Harry, thursday 14-Mar-24 4 278 1
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Venue search Nottinghamshire Derbyshire border
Amber, 9 of March of 2024 at 06:55

Hi everyone. My partner and I are looking for a beautiful traditional inn/small hotel (for about 50 people) that has a wedding licence, rooms for us and guests to stay over in, delicious food, a nice...

PhotographybyBillHad, wednesday 13-Mar-24 1 24
Jaynee
2028 brides
Jaynee, 13 of March of 2024 at 19:03

Who's getting married in 2028 and could give a girl some advice

Jaynee, wednesday 13-Mar-24 14
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Wedding budgets
Kay, 18 of February of 2024 at 16:11

Hi, just looking to see what peoples weddings budgets are? We are getting married in June 2024, and looking to spend about £10,000. We are doing a DIY wedding, registry office in the morning and party...

Alexis, wednesday 13-Mar-24 22 1,359
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Croque em bouche wedding cake
Josephine, 12 of March of 2024 at 16:31

For our wedding (summer 2025, Warwickshire) we want to have a croque em bouche (profiterole tower) for our wedding cake. Is there any where that does this?

Josephine, tuesday 12-Mar-24 16
Liz
6 weeks pregnant & Wedding booked
Liz, 7 of March of 2024 at 14:30

Hi 👋 I’m 6 weeks pregnant and have my wedding booked for July next year. The baby will be born around Nov this year. Should I be trying on dresses just now and purchase one or am I best to wait until...

Liz, sunday 10-Mar-24 2 89
ellebob
Shrugs for babies/children
ellebob, 2 of November of 2012 at 08:08

Does anyone know anywhere you can get matching shrugs for babies and young girls? The only one I knew was BHS but they're out of stock. Or failing that, just somewhere you can get ones for babies. I'm...

Jennifer, friday 8-Mar-24 9 3,430
Tracey
rsvp Problem - full name not visible to guest??
Tracey, 6 of February of 2024 at 16:01

Can anyone help?? When the guest responds to the RSVP, they enter tehir name but when Hitched recognises it it displays only their first name and last initial e.g. Amada Jones looks like Amanda J on...

Jenna, thursday 7-Mar-24 3 50 1
Dani
11 Wedding Trends in 2024 🎷
Dani, 7 of March of 2024 at 12:39

Hey Couples! Have you checked out the Hitched Trend Report 2024 yet? If not, you are seriously in for a treat! Think celebrant-led, flowing veils and retro vibes... 👉 FIND OUT THE LATEST WEDDING...

Love these trends! 💜

60%

3 votes

I'm a trendsetter! 😉

20%

1 vote

Why did you choose ""?

Dani, thursday 7-Mar-24 98
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VW Camper Van Hire Essex
MrsMtobe2016, 28 of August of 2015 at 13:25

Hi, I live in Essex and I'm looking into having a VW camper van as my transport from my home to the wedding venue. It will have me and the whole wedding party in. so 6 people in total. Anyone got any...

Jelly, thursday 7-Mar-24 9 1,026
Kristina
Wedding insurance
Kristina, 29 of February of 2024 at 11:20

Hello ! I looked online and compared some wedding insurance quotes but was wondering if anyone got some recommendations? Thank you!

Laurie, wednesday 6-Mar-24 1 49
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8 weeks to go *flash*
BearFeb2016, 3 of January of 2016 at 11:04

8 weeks to go, and now Christmas has been packed away I can feel like I can get back into wedding planning! I was a super organised bride and most things were done within the first 2 months of our...

Jennifer, wednesday 6-Mar-24 24 2,370
Katrina
National Wedding Show nec Birmingham on Saturday
Katrina, 29 of February of 2024 at 11:36

Good Morning ladies, Just to make you all aware on Saturday there is a National Wedding Show in Birmingham on Saturday. I am looking forward to attending me and my Mum will be going VIP looking...

Katrina, tuesday 5-Mar-24 12 94
Francesca
App/ website design that can customise invites?
Francesca, 5 of March of 2024 at 08:59

Hi everyone! Hope planning is going well (wish I’d discovered this forum sooner!) We are getting married May next year & starting to think about invitation designs etc. I am thinking quite a...

Francesca, tuesday 5-Mar-24 11
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Hen do ideas - where to go
xlisa_89x, 1 of June of 2016 at 10:28

Have been looking online on hen do planning websites for ideas - was wondering where people are going or have been before ? It isnt while next year but wanting to plan ahead ideas. Thinking so far of...

Samuel, tuesday 5-Mar-24 11 1,752
lyni
wedding presentation at work
lyni, 14 of October of 2008 at 10:15

Morning all, I've got the above at work this afternoon, and I really don't know what to say other than thank you! Basically someone will give a short speech about me getting married, the pros, etc in...

Lisa, monday 4-Mar-24 16 3,749
Siân
Customising emails to guests
Siân, 3 of March of 2024 at 20:25

Hi, is there anyway of changing the look of the emailed out invitations and RSVPS as they are quite boring looking

Ivana, monday 4-Mar-24 1 15
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Adding food options after guests have Rsvp'd
Teshene, 4 of March of 2024 at 14:06

Hi, All of our guests have RSVPd already as we lined our wedding website in the save the date's. Does anyone know how we can now add food options for guests to go back into the wedding website and...

Teshene, monday 4-Mar-24 11
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Free Videographer (for portfolio)
John, 4 of March of 2024 at 13:56

Hi Everyone, New videographer here just looking to try and branch out and obtain some more experience in shooting weddings and producing a nice product for people. I have basic experience in filming...

John, monday 4-Mar-24 20 1

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