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NEW COLLABORATION: The Cross Franc Wedding Collection

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  He’s Ireland’s best known wedding planner and now the self-styled Franc is also putting his mark on the wedding parties’ gifts. The flamboyant star of Brides of Franc  has teamed up with Cross to design a range of beautiful and practical pens and journals that wouldn’t look out of place in any best man or bridesmaid’s gift bag. Speaking about the collaboration, Franc … [Read more...]

CELEBRITY HEARTS: SHOWBIZ WEDDINGS AS ANNE HATHAWAY, CAT DEELEY AND HOLLY VALANCE ALL TIE THE KNOT

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It was certainly a week of weddings in Celebville as three leading ladies tied the knot with their knight in shining armour. Here on Celebrity Hearts, I have all of the juicy details! The first wedding has to be one of the most spectacular, as Strictly Come Dancing contestant Holly Valance married her billionaire property tycoon beau, Nick Candy in a lavish ceremony. The bride wore a beautiful, if … [Read more...]

NEW WEBSITE ALLOWS YOU TO DESIGN YOUR DREAM WEDDING DRESS

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As a former wedding magazine editor, I still have a keen interest in all things bridal; so my interest was particularly piqued when I heard about a new website that lets you create your dream gown! The amazing WeddingDressCreator.com online tool allows you to create your dream dress in a matter of minutes. With nine easy steps, you can experiment with details like which shape you fancy – … [Read more...]

SAY GOODBYE TO OLD-FASHIONED SAVE THE DATE CARDS

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As the former editor of a popular wedding magazine, I had my fill of run-of-the-mill save the date cards. I’ve always believed, considering the huge costs involved with planning a wedding, that save-the-date cards are an unnecessary expense and that a simple email, although fairly boring, would do the same job. As if they read my mind, a new Irish company is changing the way we notify our … [Read more...]

MIDWEEK INDULGENCE

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False eyelashes have become a beauty ritual that has split us girls into two camps; we either can’t live without them or abhor their existence. In the days of The Only Way is Essex and Katie Price brand strip lashes, it seems that if you are in favour of a more natural look you won’t find it glued to your eyelids. I was definitely in the latter camp until I discovered Up to My Eyes lash … [Read more...]