Drake and Morgan’s Wedding Showcase at the Fable

Have you ever walked into a Drake and Morgan venue? They literally transport you to a bygone era. I've been to the Fable at Holborn and the Drake and Morgan at Kings Cross and both transport me to an era every time I walk in. They are the sort of venues that take you to a bygone, antique and vintage era but are still in touch with our modern day. They are quirky, contemporary and yet traditional all at the same time. It's got that 'old world meets new world' charm as I like to call it. Walking in, you find high...

draping is a good way to transform a venue

5 Great Ways to Transform Your Wedding Venue

As your big day approaches, I'm delighted to welcome Jo Morris from Rio Lounge furniture hire to share some tips on ways to transform your wedding venue. Over to you Jo! Settling on the right wedding venue isn’t always straightforward, and sometimes practicalities like availability, location and cost may win out over a breathtakingly romantic setting.  But if you’re feeling aesthetically underwhelmed about your choice of venue, don’t worry; there are plenty of simple, yet spectacular, steps that you can take to make your chosen space beautiful. Follow these simple tips to transform the blandest of venues into a truly memorable place...

Quintessentially Wedding Atelier at the Dorchester, image by John Nassari, Alegrar Events, Bespoke London Wedding Planner

Quintessentially Weddings Atelier at the Dorchester

I attended the Quintessentially Wedding Atelier a couple of weeks ago, a high-end wedding showcase, organised by leading industry planners, Quintessentially Weddings, and held at one of the most prestigious addresses in London’s Park Lane, the Dorchester. The showcase which was certainly a feast for the eyes and senses was held in the grand ballroom of the Dorchester hotel and featured some of the finest suppliers in the UK wedding industry. From gift service from none other than Harrods to gorgeous couture wedding gowns by Sassi Halford and Suzanne Neville to Champagne by Moet and floral artistry by Mary Jane Vaughan and...