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A beautiful Doctor Who inspired Wedding at Hoar Cross Hall in Staffordshire

Today I am thrilled to share the beautiful Doctor Who inspired Wedding of Grace and Frankie at Hoar Cross Hall in Staffordshire, Images were captured by Silverstar Photographic. Michelle Ballard is SilverStar Photographic, a Wedding and Portrait Photographer based in Redditch, covering the West Midlands and Worcestershire area. Her passion is taking photos, especially of people who are madly in love capturing those moments that you will treasure and keep for a lifetime.   Gorgeous Bride Grace says of the couples Doctor Who inspired wedding day…   How did you meet? We met online. I had a free limited time subscription but had given up, waiting for the time to...

Always keep falling in Love – A celebration of 60 beautiful years

Today I am thrilled to share these beautiful images of Minnie and Donald an amazing couple who have been 60 years married, sharing a a lifetime of love and commitment. Images were lovingly captured by their granddaughter Lindsey of Lindsey-Willis Photography who brought together a fantastic photo shoot to celebrate this wonderful milestone. Lindsey Willis is a Wedding and Portrait photographer based in Redfield, Iowa, shooting in Des Moines and surrounding areas.   She says of the shoot…   It was 60 years of marriage this year for my Grandparents which meant I mentioned the idea of capturing some pictures to my mamaw. She was excited so I asked, “Mamaw,...

10 diverse ideas from 101 Honeymoons to kick start your Honeymoon Planning

When it comes to choosing a honeymoon, there’s a baffling number of choices.so I’m delighted to share 10 diverse ideas to kick start your Honeymoon planning Even if you have a fixed budget and departure dates, you are still faced with thousands of options. Where should you start? We’ve teamed up with the specialist site, 101 Honeymoons, to give you some suggestions. This really engaging and informative site is edited by award-winning travel writer and author Jane Anderson. It features 101 honeymoon ideas which you can filter by destination, budget and your individual style of travel. Whether you are an  “eco-warrior”, “fashionista” , “a foodie” or  “an adventurer” there is...

Tackling Ageism in the Wedding Industry

Ageism in the Wedding Industry is a huge issue that needs addressed as age discrimination is toxic… No-one wants to feel belittled, ignored or invisible because of a number, especially as a Bride. We talk so much about inclusivity in the Wedding Industry, and that is so incredibly important with everyones rights being respected whatever gender, race, religion, sexuality, ability they are. What there is little talk of is about the more mature of us getting wed, and how the experience of the older Bride is inherently flawed. There is no upper age limit to be a bride, and every bride wants the same enthusiasm from suppliers. To feel insulted,...

It started with Hello… A friendly Introduction

Hello! Its a simple word but one that is so important in introduction. From when we are tiny tots to when we go to school, to starting work and in every day life, its a word we constantly use. Turning the focus to Weddings, that is something that would not happen without the word being said. From that simple hello, friendships blossom, and relationships grow. So today as we enter a brand new year I want to  offer a friendly introduction to me if you don’t already know me. My name is Alison Tinlin, and I am based in Glasgow, Scotland. My Company is Plans and Presents and a few...