Hey Cwtch lovers! Hope you’ve all had a super lush Valentine’s weekend. Was it a Netflix binge and a take away? or did you get swept away by your loved one and venture out into Storm Dennis?
Mine was an early night but not in the way you’re thinking! haha
If you’re sat reading this with a huge smile on your face because a shiny new diamond is sitting pretty on your newly engaged finger… CONGRATULATIONS! And welcome to Cwtch The Bride!
Cwtch The Bride is the only wedding blog in the world dedicated to Welsh Weddings. Like a Cwtch, we are a safe place for you to come for inspiration, advice and suppliers.
Set up seven years ago by Maria Farrelly (a professional wedding photographer) to help inspire and guide you through the stages of planning a wedding here in Wales. We also showcase inspirational welsh wedding businesses.
If you are in the early stages of your wedding planning journey, you’ll enjoy this top tip post. Join us for what I’m sure is going to be LOADS of fun and inspiration for you.
I’m Engaged? what do I do first?
No idea how to plan a wedding? don’t panic! We’ve put together our Top 5 things to do now you’re engaged.
1. Lets Celebrate!
Pop that bottle of bubbles and give us a follow on Instagram & Facebook. We’d love to connect with you. It’s a great way for us to get to know you better, help you and tailor content more suited for your needs.
2. Register for our monthly newsletter.
Receive great planning advice, details on our upcoming wedding festival and great offers that can save you £££’s in the early stages!
3. Date for your diary- Sunday 5th April 2020
Come along to our fabulous Wedding Festival, CWTCHFEST 2020 at the beautiful Glanusk Estate, Crickhowell.
It’s a great day out with live music, workshops, food & drink and up to 80 of the best wedding suppliers in Wales. Everything you see can be booked for your wedding.
You can buy tickets here.
If you are quick, you can take advantage of our Valentines 2 for 1 offer! It ends Sunday at midninght.
4. View Our Collection Of Real Weddings.
We’ve featured hundreds from all over Wales. It’s a great place to start when looking for venues and inspiration.
4. Visit our Lush List
Looking for a florist? Venue? Dress? Photographer? Cake? Entertainment? Make up artist? Stationery? Transport? Venues? Etc…
We’ve a growing online directory of suppliers throughout Wales, take a look here
Finally…Relax, take 3 deep breathes, planning a wedding is great fun with us. We’ll help you get organised, inspire you, help you save money and also be that friend you can turn to if you need any help or advice. Lets do this!