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  • Congratulations – you’re engaged and about to embark on one of the most exciting adventures of your lives together! Planning a wedding is no small feat so once you’ve spread the happy news with your nearest and dearest (and, of course, updated your Facebook profile!)......

  • Hello and thank you for joining us! Firstly, huge congratulations to you and your husband or wife to be on your engagement – what an exciting time for you both! Hopefully you’ve already spotted some of our fantastic deals and special offers on our Latest......

  • With the festive season not even in full swing, it may feel a little early to start thinking about New Year’s resolutions, but if you’re thinking about kicking off a new health regime come January and are determined that 2018 will be a year of......

  •   It was great to meet so many of you at the Canford School Wedding Exhibition last weekend! A big thank you to everyone who signed up to our mailing list and entered our competition to win afternoon tea for two at Harbour Heights Hotel......

  • Grab your diary and a pen… we’ve got some dates that you’re not going to want to miss! There’s no shortage of wedding fairs and showcase events in Dorset, where you can come and meet local suppliers and get ideas for your big day. Here’s our list......

  • We’re thrilled that the lovely Rachel from Love By Design Weddings has agreed to be a guest blogger for The Wedding Jar and will be sharing her wedding wisdom with us once a month. Here’s Rachel’s latest post with some great ideas on how to keep......

  • If you’re planning a DIY wedding then hiring a wedding planner could be the best thing you ever do and we think we know just the lady… Introducing Sam Savage or “Sam the legend” as her clients call her! Sam runs South Coast Weddings which......

  • In our latest article, we shine the spotlight on another of our area’s incredibly talented wedding photographers, Richard of RGW PHOTOS. We don’t really need to tell you much about Richard’s talent for wedding photography – just feast your eyes on the gorgeous collection of......

  • We’re thrilled that the lovely Rachel from Love By Design Weddings has agreed to be a guest blogger for The Wedding Jar and will be sharing her wedding wisdom with us once a month. Here’s Rachel’s first post all about the things that matter most about your......

  • In our latest article, we shine the spotlight on mother and daughter team, Stephanie and Fiona of Stephanie Frances Bridal – a new bridal shop in Southbourne.  Last week I had the pleasure of visiting Stephanie and Fiona at their gorgeous bridal shop, and learning......

  • Becks and Tim’s beautiful countryside wedding was held at Horton Heath Methodist Church, a lovely small chapel nestled in the Dorset countryside. Their reception followed at Drusilla’s Inn in Horton. The photos, taken by David Hammond Photography, perfectly capture the happiness, love and colour of the day. We’re......

  • We don’t really need to write many words in this fortnight’s Spotlight On feature. Just take a look at the photos of these beautiful cakes and you’ll see that we’ve found something, or someone, rather special here… We are delighted to introduce Lucie Rumsby of......

  • Choosing the right photographer for your wedding is one of the most important and possibly one of the hardest decisions you will have to make when planning your big day. There are lots of photographers out there and it can be difficult to know where......

  • Styling your wedding venue so that it looks as beautiful as you’ve imagined can be pretty tricky. Scratch that, it can often be really stressful and hard work! In this fortnight’s ‘Spotlight on’ we meet a lady who can quite literally save your day –......

  • Each month The Wedding Jar brings you something we’ve found that we just love love love… This month it’s this gorgeous necklace – a sentimental and unique gift for your bridesmaids! If you’re looking for something beautiful yet meaningful as a gift for your bridesmaids then look no......

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