Beautiful Gifts for Grooms from Oh So Cherished

Beautiful Gifts for Grooms from Oh So Cherished

I recently had the pleasure of taking a look at the My Gorgeous Groom Journal and Gift Box from Oh So Cherished. These fab gifts for grooms are unlike anything you will find on the high street. Renowned for quirky and beautifully designed personalised gifts, Oh So...
Quirky Buttonholes

Quirky Buttonholes

Hands up who thinks that when it comes to wedding flowers the girls get all the attention! On the big day the bride and her bouquet take centre stage, but what about the groom? This is after all just as much his day, so why shouldn’t he have something floral...
Tied Style Buttonholes

Tied Style Buttonholes

Some grooms love them, some grooms hate them and some grooms don’t even know what a buttonhole is! Not so long ago buttonholes were rather poor things. Sad looking creations, usually made with carnations and fern, and wrapped with tin foil. What had once been...
Men’s Wedding Grooming

Men’s Wedding Grooming

Groomsmen, read on to find out how important good grooming is on the wedding day. Haircut A great haircut is a must, so unless you’ve got very short hair aim to get a cut a week before the wedding. Guys with very short hair should have it cut two or three days...
A Groom’s Guide to Planning a Honeymoon

A Groom’s Guide to Planning a Honeymoon

As someone who is getting married at the end of the year, and also being in the industry, I’m pretty well placed to share my guide to the art of planning a honeymoon. A lot of couples choose to plan the honeymoon together and, even if this is the case, these...
How to Please Your Bride with Your Groom Speech

How to Please Your Bride with Your Groom Speech

The date is set, the venue booked, invitations are out, the stag weekend is in the diary; just the small matter of a groom speech still to write. You’re not worried, but why is your bride-to-be? Here are a few tips on how to please your bride with your groom...
Who to Thank in Your Wedding Speech

Who to Thank in Your Wedding Speech

It is no secret that every speaker at a wedding will have people to thank. I am regularly asked who the father of the bride, groom and best man should thank in their wedding speeches and how best to word the thank yous. The biggest issue in many cases is...
The Groom’s Wedding Speech – Dos and Don’ts

The Groom’s Wedding Speech – Dos and Don’ts

Every speech requires a different approach and every speaker has a different style, but these tips are relevant to pretty much every groom’s wedding speech. I hope you find them useful. A Groom SHOULD: Thank their guests for attending, particularly those who...
Grooms Cars – What Are Your Options?

Grooms Cars – What Are Your Options?

Grooms cars… are they traditional? No. Are they becoming more popular? Yes. Why? Because many a best man wants to give the groom a really different wedding present. The choice of cars available to grooms is huge, ranging from a million pound Bugatti Veyron to...
A Guide to Buttonholes and Corsages

A Guide to Buttonholes and Corsages

Buttonholes A stylish wedding buttonhole completes the groom’s outfit. Weddings are generally focused on how special the bride looks, but buttonholes are an inexpensive way to ensure that the groom looks and feels special too. You may like the groom to be the...
What Wedding Flowers Do You Need?

What Wedding Flowers Do You Need?

Unsure of who, what, where and how many? Don’t panic. Below is a list of who you’ll need wedding flowers for, the arrangements/items traditionally used, plus the parts of your wedding day you may need to buy flowers for. Bride These days there are many...