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Our Top Wedding Proposal Ideas

Asking someone to marry you - to take that leap and propose - is one of the biggest emotional decisions you’ll ever make. It can also be really daunting, even if you’re 100% sure they’ll say yes! So of course you want the occasion to be special, unique, and romantic, and you know they do, too. (And if you’re not 100% sure, anything you can do to help them on the way to saying “yes” is also a good idea!) We’ve rounded up some of our favourite wedding proposal ideas, from a big bang to a super-personal, intimate surprise.

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10 Questions to Ask a Wedding Venue Before You Book

Recently engaged? Congratulations! Flush from the proposal and well-wishes of family and friends, one of the first things couples do is think about potential wedding venues. Your venue will play a key role in the style of your wedding, so of course it’s important to think about aesthetics and design. But it’s equally important to consider the practicalities of your potential wedding venue. Primarily, you should make sure that it meets your budget including any extra costs you’ll need to consider, such as catering, entertainment, tables and chairs, transport, etc. With that in mind, here are 10 important questions to ask a wedding venue before you book.

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How to make your dog part of your wedding day

Here at Betty & Babs our very own Betty the Border Terrier was part of our special day last September (how time flies!), at the beautiful Tower Hill Barns in North Wales. There was no question, Betty was always going to be part of our special day so it was carefully planned. Here are 8 tips for when you start planning your wedding day to include your four legged friends. First things first, do check that your wedding venue does allow dogs! Ask the venue about their pet policy before you sign a contract - it would be disappointing if you were asked to send your dog home just before your wedding! You may find as we did, that there...

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