Katherine Hudson, the owner of The Pearl Tent Company, once wisely said “The Pearl Tents are to Architects what The Arabian Tents are to Interior Designers." Inspired by the traditional tents of the Mughal empire, these tents are designed to create an air of decadance with their tall ceilings and exaggerated peaks. They are perfect for … Continue reading 7 Different Tent Types For Your Wedding Reception
Décolletage, with a double D Necklines have been plunging year after year and I'm cheering on its downfall. "Elegancia y sensualidad son dos conceptos que no estan renidos" - elegance and sensuality are two concepts that are not at odds. They have to be mixed and I'm all for it. This particular bohemian-style dress (pictured … Continue reading Afropunk/Coachella: 2017 Trends as told by Fashion’s most coveted Festivals
I was once told by a guy, who got a very unrelenting and unapologetic telling off, that the reason women "don't succeed in life" is because we are 'bitchy'. Firstly, how dare you erase the challenges women have to face in a patriarchal world in order to succeed; and secondly, women find themselves as each … Continue reading Goddess Gathering; fostering sisterhood and feminine creativity.
"I think when you’re older, you are, I hope, quite sure of yourself. I know what I like and don’t like, what I can and can’t wear and who I do and don’t want to spend time with." Read about the joys of getting wed over 40, and revel in the retro heaven of Zee and Lee Battersby's wedding
This years gala, intended to fundraise for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's costume institute, celebrated the theme of this years exhibition; the 'wearable art' of Japanese fashion designer and founder of Comme de Garçon Rei Kawakubo.
Finding a caterer that is not only adaptable and understanding of your needs, but who is exciting and innovative isn't as easy as it sounds. However, Suffolk-based Brian Pow lives for the trade and for the food, and it translates. From his mouth-watering recipes on his blog to his excellent barbecue catering, he's the perfect chef for a large summer event or wedding- and he comes complete with glowing testimonials!
This week's photography of the week for all my photography-philes features a beautiful couple from our hometown of Bury St Edmunds, and a lot of smoochy couples! Happy Snapping! x
Social Media Manager and Blogger, Ashleigh Hamman has graced From Karen, with Love's blog to talk dream weddings...if money was no obstacle! She talks Disney World, Princess Kate, and Boomting Bunting- come check it out!
Wedding Gifts can be a source of anxiety for many guests when they aren't presented with a gift wish-list by the intended newlyweds! Us guests are guilty of falling back to safety nets like champagne, gift cards, or even kitchen appliances! How about actually spoiling the happy couple with something they can cherish forever and that doesn't totally suck?! Check From Karen, with Love's ultimate picks for all sorts of couples.
I cannot tell you how many times I have had couples who have turned down wedding planning services because their venue has an in-house coordinator and then regretted it. Your venue coordinator and wedding planner work perfectly together to ensure your wedding day is stress-free, fun, in your complete vision, and better than your hopes and dreams. Understanding the difference between a wedding planner & a venue coordinator can help avoid a lot of disappointment and frustration.