elcome to the latest editionof the East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire WeddingJournal, brought to you bythe team behind thecounty’s biggest and bestmonthly magazine.
In November, Prince William and Kate Middletonannounced their engagement and excitement has been building up across the nation ever since.The date has been set for Friday, April 29, and millions of people have been eagerly awaiting details of the big day. In this issue, you will find plenty of newsabout the royal wedding to inspire your own plans, aswell as souvenirs to mark the occasion.We speak to royal cakemaker Dawn Blunden, whowas responsible for making the impressive cake for thewedding of Prince Charles to the Duchess of Cornwall.If you are celebrating a recent engagement or you are planning your big day in 2011, these pages haveeverything you need to get those preparationsunderway.We have lots of pictures of stunning weddingdresses, showcasing some of the region’s finest bridal boutiques. You will also find beauty tips from make-upartist Jemma Kidd, along with outfit suggestions for themother of the bride, the bridesmaids and, of course, thegroom.With the weather warming up, we also take a look atthe perfect summer wedding and give quirky ideas for entertainment and food for the big day.There’s everything you need for your celebrations inthis issue of the East Yorkshire and LincolnshireWedding Journal – from the planning stage rightthrough to the honeymoon.We hope you enjoy reading this magazine as muchas my team has enjoyed putting it together. I would liketo wish you all the best for your big day and remember to send us your pictures for our monthly Journal diary pages, too!
4-5THE ROYAL WEDDINGHave a peak at the eagerly-awaited details of the forthcoming big day.PICKING THE RIGHT DRESSGorgeous gowns to inspire you tofind your dream dress.EYE-CATCHING HEADWEAR The etiquette of wearing a hat – howto complement the rest of your outfit.MOTHER OF THE BRIDECheck out the fashions that will placeyummy mummies at centre-stage.DREAM DAY ON A BUDGETIdeas for a fantastic, trendy weddingday that doesn’t break the bank.THE EXCHANGING OF VOWSWrite your own vows to add thatunique touch to your ceremony.ENHANCING YOUR OUTFITThe right support can slim, enhancecurves and make you feel great, too.HAIR AND BEAUTYTop tips for luscious locks and flawlessly natural make-up.MAID TO MEASUREYour right-hand woman will need to look stunning on the big day.FINE FINISHING TOUCHESA variety of accessories are availableand can finish your look perfectly.6-1314-1516-17181920-2122-2324-252628COMMEMORATIVE COLLECTIONSouvenirs are being produced tocelebrate the Royal Wedding.SPECIAL GIFTS TO TREASUREShow your appreciation to the bridal party with a piece of elegant jewellery.FINDING THE PERFECT VENUECould a stately setting be your choice for your ceremony and reception?ALL THE GROOM’S MENIt’s crucial for the groom’s clothing tomatch the colours of the wedding party.SUMMER CEREMONYBreak away from traditional weddingstyles, while remaining romantic.GETTING THE PARTY STARTEDHow you can keep your guestsentertained throughout your big day.GIFTS FOR THE HAPPY COUPLETake the time to choose and you can be sure your selection will be right.SWEET TASTE OF SUCCESSIdeas about what food type of food you might want to feed your guests.THE PERFECT HONEYMOONTravel writer Emma Gibbs launches her own honeymoon website.PLUS:Unusual weddings; royal guests;marriages abroad; cakes; photography;transport and much more.2932-3334-3536-3739444656
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