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Vikki's Wedding Planning Stories

Vikki Richman - Your Friendly Wedding PlannerEach wedding day arrives full of its own stories - some good, some less so. I hope my blog's hints, tips, reflections and wedding planning ideas will help you to ensure that you fill your own wedding day with memories that will last a lifetime for all the right reasons.

A Day in the Life of a Wedding Planner

A wedding planner spends an awful lot of time working behind the scenes in the lead up to the big day. Wedding admin aside, you might wonder what does a wedding planner actually do on the day of the wedding? Well, let's take a look……

Vikki Richman - 16th October 2020

What is a Traditional Wedding Anyway?

So many times throughout your wedding planning you are likely to hear the phrase 'well traditionally…' and it may start to grate on you, after all who wants to do what's been done what's already been done before? But what does traditional even mean? …

Vikki Richman - 14th September 2020

Real Wedding: M & K's DIY Festival Wedding

Like many couples, M & K weren't sure what a wedding planner could bring to the table, after all they'd looked at prices for things they'd need for their wedding and decided some parts of it they could do themselves and the rest they'd research, and look for the best deals... M & K's real outdoor wedding wasn't completely hitch free, but it was an amazing day brought together by an amazing bunch of friends, family and suppliers. …

Vikki Richman - 5th September 2020

Easy DIY Wedding Makes

Your DIY wedding success hinges on getting the right balance and having enough time to get things done, so you need to pick your project wisely. We're going to look at some of the most common ways couples like you have DIYed some of the elements of their wedding, and you can too……

Vikki Richman - 31st August 2020

Your DIY Wedding

In case you're new to this blog or haven't yet realised it yet, I LOVE community wedding venue spaces. Yes, some can be a bit ropey and sure some are a bit old fashioned, but you really shouldn't write them all off too quickly for your DIY wedding. There are some amazing venues out there that with a bit of work can become even more beautiful, with a little bit of guidance. …

Vikki Richman - 27th July 2020