Home Planning Planning PLANNING ESSENTIALS The 5 emotional stages of engagement and how to deal with them One minute you’re on cloud nine and the next you’re ‘so over planning’ – here’s what to expect once he’s put a ring on it… Cakes Best Great British Bake Off cakes to steal for your wedding The most spectacular GBBO cakes worthy of any wedding, and the at-home baking essentials you need to recreate them, from The Wedding Shop. Cakes Watch: 100 years of wedding cakes in 3 minutes See how wedding cake trends have evolved, from 1926 to 2016. PLANNING ESSENTIALS How to plan an engagement party: your ultimate checklist Your ultimate guide to planning an engagement party, from the budget to the guest list and what to do for entertainment and themes. The civil wedding ceremony How to give notice of marriage for a wedding at a register office or approved venue, plus all the info you need to get married abroad or if your partner isn't British. The order of service You've chosen the music and the readings, now it's time to write the order of service thanks to these templates. Promotions Small but perfect Your perfect honeymoon Bridal Party Beauties Mood boards and pretty themes Engagement party decorations How to decorate your engagement party with banners, balloons, confetti, lighting and more. Gift list ideas The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Anniversary Gifts Want to know what to get your partner for each anniversary? We've come up with the ultimate anniversary guide, with gift ideas and the meaning of each anniversary explained from your first to your 70th. Stationery Save the date magnets to suit your wedding theme Get your wedding guests to save the date in style with these fun, quirky and personalised magnets to suit every wedding theme. Readings & speeches Wedding readings from literature and books Non-religious wedding readings from literature, including Les Miserables, Doctor Zhivago and Captain Corelli’s Mandolin. From the forum "I am completely stressed out and overwhelmed!" Running out of time to book my hen do 5 posts Popular posts Laura498 Band worries - Need advice 12 posts CE26 Rolling the dice - girl meets geek 38 posts elsy Brick by brick... 152 posts Readings & speeches Romantic wedding vows from books The best love quotes from literary classics like Pride and Prejudice and War and Peace, and contemporary novels like The Fault in Our Stars and The Notebook. Readings & speeches Writing your own wedding vows Write wedding vows that'll make your wedding guests laugh and cry with these tips and wording examples. Mood boards and pretty themes Wedding style: How to create an afternoon tea party reception look Treat your guests to a quintessential British tea party with pretty vintage details in pastel shades and stylish mis-matched crockery. Styling | Karen Eggleton at Darby & Joan Photography | Kathryn Edwards Entertainment 15 of the most epic movie proposals (videos) From Love Actually and Sex And The City to Twilight and The Notebook - it’s time to grab the popcorn… and the tissues! Gift list ideas Prezola wedding gift lists 4 comments Mix and match items from your favourite shops with cash and honeymoon contributions using Prezola’s unique bespoke gift list service. Stationery What to write in wedding thank you cards The perfect wedding thank you note wording, whether you’re saying thank you for a gift or cash.