Diamond, sapphire, cushion cut, halo, shopping for an engagement ring can be daunting if you are as clueless as I was! Prior to getting engaged I had no idea about the 4 C’s, style of rings or even colours. I had to learn fast as Chris proposed with a temporary ring so after much research, here is what I learnt.
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With all eyes on Pippa Middleton’s HUGE rock last week I thought this would be the perfect time to discuss engagement rings.
Wedding favours are a tradition that has taken the wedding industry by storm. The wedding favour dates back to the 16th century where couples gave guests 5 sugar almonds to signify Health, Wealth, Happiness, Fertility and Long Life. This is a tradition that is still carried out today but there are now a wide variety of different and unique favour options to suit any couple.
Looking for an alternative hen do? Why not have a vintage afternoon tea party?
The confetti has settled, the honeymoon tan has faded and reality has hit! Gone are the late nights of pinning, planning and sending copious amounts of emails. Of course married life is blissful. It is a new chapter in my life that I am thoroughly enjoying but no one prepared me for the vacant feeling that comes after the big day.