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Planning a wedding? We have everything you need right here on how best to budget and plan for your big day. Wedding Journal is committed to helping you plan your dream wedding, and we have everything from: budgeting tips and how to make your money go further, table planning guides, help on how to edit your guest list, wedding help and advice and our Wedding Journal Directory website – helping you find the best wedding suppliers in the industry across Ireland and Northern Ireland. Whatever your financial situation, follow our advice on handling a wedding budget to ensure your big day doesn’t break the bank!
We also have the ultimate wedding checklist, an 18 months planner of everything you need to do, on a handy timeline, in the run up to the big day. Check out our planning sections on venues, cakes, flowers and decor, stationery and favours to be inspired in creating your dream wedding day.

Winter Wedding Checklist

Six thing to consider if you are having a winter wedding...

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Betty’s Blog: Meghan’s Dress Prediction’s

In the wake of the royal engagement, I predict Meghan’s choice of bridal wear...

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The Countdown is On: Four Months Until The Big Day

Everything to consider at this stage of wedding planning

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The Rise Of The ‘Sten Party’

A Joint Hen & Stag Party... Do You or Don't You?

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Betty’s Bridal Blog: My Top Five Dress Picks

My Favourite Bridal Styles from the spring 2018 Catwalks

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How To Edit Your Guest List

Six Tips For Whittling Down Your Numbers

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How To Be Social Media Savvy on Your Wedding Day

Five things to consider for the ultimate social media etiquette

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Betty’s Bridal Blog: The Countdown

And no, it’s not for Christmas...

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The Countdown Is On: Six Months Until The Big Day

Everything to consider at this stage of wedding planning

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Guide To Becoming a Successful Wedding Planner

We met with leading wedding planners across the UK and Ireland to reveal everything a newcomer needs to know about making it in the business.

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Could ‘Outsouring’ Your Wedding Be The Latest Trend?

The planning tool that could help save you thousands

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Does this ring make me look engaged?

Picking the perfect engagement ring for you.

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Questions To Ask Your Wedding Photographer

Tips from expert wedding photographer Paul Keeling

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Betty’s Bridal Blog: My Dublin Show Round-Up

Find out what I got up to at the Wedding Journal Show...

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Betty’s Bridal Blog: Excitement Is Building For Belfast

Wedding Journal Show Belfast: 30th September & 1st October

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10 Ways to Cut Your Wedding Budget

Real brides share their budgeting tips...

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Betty’s Bridal Blog

It's time to introduce my girls...

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Betty’s Bridal Blog: Meet Our Two New Members!

Meet our resident bride-to-be Betty, the face of the Wedding Journal Show, and her fiancé Gary!

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