One of the reasons we both love France so much and decided to get wed there is the food and drink. Even after work on a Tuesday evening we can't help but spool out some chicken liver paté and cornichons from Donnybrook Fair with a glass of Bordeaux...so the gastronomic considerations we made were significant. … Continue reading Guide to getting married in France: Food and Drink
Rain. That's the biggest weather concern an Irish bride usually has ahead of her wedding day, but with getting married in France in July - that went out the window. With average temperatures of 27C in Charente in July, and highs of 35C not unheard of, dressing for the hot weather was a major consideration … Continue reading Guide to Getting Married in France: Clothes, Hair and Make Up
I'm writing a series on all of the elements of the wedding, from decor, to food and drink, clothing etc, but this is post will have all the basics of what you need to know.
As we were travelling from Ireland to France just a few days before the wedding, we were slightly limited by our décor options, so I had to fly with the décor or get it in rural France. Luckily some guests drove and got the ferry and could bring a small number of items for us! Our … Continue reading Getting married in France: Décor and stationery
MISE – Irish for me, is an Irish owned and staffed salon and retail centre. Purely by accident, all the therapists have very Irish names. With just over two weeks to go until A Stylish Afternoon Tea, we are continuing our series taking a look at the boutiques and experts who will be showcasing their amazing local … Continue reading A Stylish Afternoon Tea: Expert Profile Mise
The latest addition to the Navan fashion scene and set to be a long-term feature in the town, is MK Bridal, opened last month by Mairead Kennedy. The bridal boutique stocks the latest bridal labels from the classic Enzoani to Blush by Hayley Paige; Paloma Blanca, Sweetheart; Lou Lou, Sorella Vita and St Patrick White … Continue reading A Stylish Afternoon Tea Boutique Profile: MK Bridal