15th March 2018

The Signature Cocktail

We explore some of the greatest signature cocktails that exist and what they say about those who serve them...
22nd February 2018
Bride on swing

Wedding traditions and their origins

Love them or hate them, wedding traditions are an integral part of the big day. Which are your favourites and where do they all stem from?
6th December 2017

The wedding playlist

Sourcing your wedding day’s playlist can seem like a daunting and never ending task. Here, we explore some of the most popular and foolproof wedding day acoustics to keep a smile on everyone’s faces...
6th December 2017

Top honeymoon destinations

Whether you’re looking far-flung white sand beaches or an activity consumed escapade, there are are so many options when it comes to planning your perfect honeymoon. We take a look at some of our highly commended honeymoon destinations....
22nd September 2017
wedding flowers

Wedding Floral Trends with The Floral Lounge

We interview one of Rise Hall’s most adorned wedding florists, Sarah Nicholson, owner of The Floral Lounge, to give us the lowdown on floral trends as well as some top tips for choosing your blooms….
14th September 2017
bridesmaids

5 Bridesmaid Gift Ideas They’ll Love

Your bridesmaids are there to help you through the wedding planning process, zip up your wedding dress, stand with you when you say “I do,” and be there to support you throughout. So what's the best way to say thank you? There’s no better way to show your appreciation and excitement than with beautiful bridesmaid gifts and whether you decide to get all your bridesmaids the same gift, or if you choose a more personalised approach, here are some ideas to get you started.
29th August 2017

Hair and beauty tips from the expert

We grill Yorkshire-based hair and makeup artist Vicki Suddaby for her beauty tips to help you look your best on your big day.
21st July 2017
Choosing your wedding music

A guide to live music at your wedding

There’s much to consider when booking the live acoustics for your wedding day. From genre and song choices to set timings and band size, it’s a strategic juggling match to ensure your day’s melody is inline with your desired ambiance. Let’s break down the pivotal steps towards choosing the perfect live music for your big day…
9th July 2017
wedding theme

5 tips for choosing your wedding theme

Your wedding theme is the launch pad of your entire day. It’s the canvas in which you mould the rest of your celebration around, from your attire to your floral arrangements.