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What to wear to a wedding
By Ben On February 28, 2017

What to wear to a wedding

A wedding is a special occasion, however; depending on the venue, theme and the guests, you might want to review your planned...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding clothes,

The cold feet checklist
By Ben On February 21, 2017

The cold feet checklist

Every girl dreams of finding her perfect man and the proceeding wedding day that will happen in the future to come. While this...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

The Motown experience
By Ben On February 20, 2017

The Motown experience

With Atlantic records rise to fame in the fifties off the back of the demise of swing music and the rise of rock & roll, a new...


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Tags: EARCANDY GUIDES, ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, wedding reception,

It don’t mean a thing
By Ben On February 20, 2017

It don’t mean a thing

As the catchy tune fills the air, our hips begin to sway from side to side and our feet tap to the rhythm as our fingers snap...


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Pop through the Ages
By Ben On February 20, 2017

Pop through the Ages

Over the later decades of the twentieth century, Pop has been used to describe whatever music was popular at the time. As the...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, planning, wedding venue,

The Evolution of the DJ
By Ben On February 20, 2017

The Evolution of the DJ

DJ’s are more than just people that play records, they are musicians that have a gift for selecting the right beats with the...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, planning, earcandy DJ’s,

A Soulful Journey
By Ben On February 20, 2017

A Soulful Journey

The foundation of many contemporary modern music genres comes from Soul Music. Soul emerged in the late 1950’s from the Gospel...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, planning, wedding venue,

The History of the Harp
By Ben On February 20, 2017

The History of the Harp

The world’s oldest known stringed instrument is the harp. Harps were the popular stringed instrument of the early Celtic...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, planning, wedding venue,

The History of String Quartets
By Ben On February 20, 2017

The History of String Quartets

Considered to be the purest form of music, the string quartet consists of four string instruments, usually violins, viola and...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, planning, wedding venue,

Acoustic Origins
By Ben On February 20, 2017

Acoustic Origins

Acoustic music is practised, performed and loved by millions all around the globe. With most rock, Motown, blues and folk music


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Overseas honeymoon travel tips
By Ben On February 17, 2017

Overseas honeymoon travel tips

Almost everyone dreams of a honeymoon in a tropical paradise, or a cultural city abroad, taking your honeymoon overseas is a...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

7 Valentine’s day wedding ideas
By Ben On February 14, 2017

7 Valentine’s day wedding ideas

Having you wedding on Valentine’s day just sounds beautiful, doesn’t it? It’s a day of celebrating love for our partners and...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

Are wedding planners worth it?
By Ben On February 7, 2017

Are wedding planners worth it?

Great question isn’t it? Weddings can end up costing a fortune and stretch budgets till they burst, strangely enough; most...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

4 winter wedding tips from expert planners

While most couples opt for the traditional summer wedding, there’s something simply pure and special about a wintertime...


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4 reasons to hire a professional wedding photographer

There are a few special occasions in your lifetime that you will want to remember forever. Capturing those moments, the...


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3 ideas for an all-white wedding
By Ben On January 19, 2017

3 ideas for an all-white wedding

One of the most traditional and effective wedding colour themes is white. A white wedding is a stunning theme to behold. Not...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

Grooming the groom
By Ben On January 17, 2017

Grooming the groom

Even the most rugged, manly man needs a good skincare routine. In today’s modern society, it’s even common to see men get...


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Tags: planning, wedding venue, wedding reception,

4 tips to make your wedding makeup last all day

Wintertime landscapes are filled with romance and intimacy. When we think of the winter, picturesque scenes come to mind, long...


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10 amazing winter wedding trends for 2017

The romance fills the air as the snowflakes fall down softly all around you. Doesn’t that sound like a picturesque winter...


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7 entertainment ideas for your winter wedding

The summertime seems to hold the monopoly on wedding dates for the year, however, tying the knot in the wintertime can provide...


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6 of the best wedding venues in Liverpool

Congratulations! The date is set and it is time to arrange the particulars of your ceremony and reception. If you are looking...


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Tags: wedding venue, wedding reception, Reception,

5 ideas to keep kids entertained at a wedding

Your wedding day is the most important day of your life. You have invited all your closest family and friends to bear witness...


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Most popular music for civil wedding ceremonies

In planning your wedding reception, your choice of music sets the tone of the day or evenings events. If you are looking for...


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Choosing music for your wedding reception

Your wedding reception needs to be as special as your ceremony. It’s where your friends and family come together to celebrate...


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20 Tips for a wonderful winter wedding experience

Winter weddings are wonderful; they have a special theme to them that makes them intimate and unique. Your winter wedding...


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5 of the best wedding caterers in Manchester

Are you getting married in Manchester? We don’t blame you, it’s a magical city that is rich in culture and history. There a...


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5 ideas to make your winter wedding magical

Winter weddings are magical affairs. Everything about the winter season has a more intimate feel to it. Maybe it’s because of...


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How to plan the perfect wedding BBQ

Congratulations on your engagement! We are sure you are excited to start your new life together as an officially married...


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7 Steps to the perfect British Summer Wedding

When it comes to tying the knot, it comes as no surprise that everyone in the UK prefers a summer wedding. The summertime has...


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Tags: wedding reception, Reception, summer wedding,

Wedding Entertainment and Band Guide

You have the venue for the ceremony and reception picked out and booked, you have your wedding gown ready to go and your...


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Tags: ENTERTAINMENT ADVICE, Reception, Ceremony,