The DIY trend in weddings – how DIY do you make your day…

In recent years the trend for DIY weddings has become huge mirroring the rise in the crafts industry in general with HobbyCraft alone reporting an increase in turnover of 12.8% in the 52 weeks ending 20th February 2011*. We’ve seen a large increase in couples wanting to add their own stamp to their wedding day from […]

Supplier Spotlight Sunday with Jon Keith Diamonds

This weeks supplier spotlight Sunday features Jon Keith Diamonds what better words to hear in a sentance together than cheaper than the high street diamonds…..as people who know me will know Mr AATN is yet to produce a diamond ring so maybe a viewing of todays blog post will convince him (shush about the actual cost […]

The Origin & Meaning of Wedding Favours

We’re often asked why sugared almonds are traditional or where favours originate from when people are ordering favours so whether you’re following tradition or are simply intrigued below is a brief history: The custom of giving guests wedding favours as a thank you gesture has been traced back many centuries and is thought to have […]

Vintage Inspired Weddings

Following on from the UK’s first ever Vintage Wedding Fair held in Harrogate last Sunday we’ve put together an inspiration board and it’s been a real struggle as there are so many beautiful vintage inspired wedding ideas on the market we really were spoilt for choice: Vintage Inspired Wedding by AATN2308

Wedding Theme inspired by the Take That Circus Tour

It had to be done, I couldn’t possibly have gone to see something as truly amazing as the Take That Circus Tour and not incorporated it into our blog!  The astonishment from the crowd and general feel of excitement from the spectacular entertainment and the gorgeous array of vibrant colours would just create the most magical […]

Welcome to the “and all things nice” blog!

At last we’ve started our blog!  It’s took a little longer to set up then expected but that’s probably down to an inability to choose a colour theme, but hopefully when published we won’t have to change our minds!  The … and all things nice blog will hopefully provide advice and news for couples getting married, wedding planners and […]