Season three

S3 E12: KERRIE'S GETTING MARRIED!

It's our very last episode of season three and it's just days until Kerrie's wedding!

This week we chat about how you'll feel just before your big day, as well as the last difficult things Kerrie is facing like working our how much booze she'll need and how to get started with writing her vows.

We also wrap up and tell you where we expect season 4 to take us, which will be back in the Autumn!

HAPPY PLANNING!

S3 E11: A BRIDESMAID FOR HIRE - JEN GLANTZ

Jen Glantz is a undercover bridesmaid and this week she joins us to talk all about what seems to be a pretty dreamy job! (why didn't we think of this?!)

Attending weddings as a fake bridesmaid or maid of honour means Jen essentially becomes an undercover wedding planner, ensuring the day runs smoothly all whilst keeping a guise of being just a friend of the bride.

In this episode Jen shares the biggest wedding disasters she has witnessed and gives out loads of advice for your bridesmaids to ensure that your wedding day will not be to remembered for the wrong reasons!

MORE ABOUT OUR GUEST

Need a wedding coach, a behind-the-scenes voice of reason, or an actual bridesmaid to stand up at the altar with you on your wedding day? Jen offers virtual and in-person packages to support you throughout your wedding adventure as your on-call therapist, your personal assistant, your social director, and your wedding peacekeeper…because there’s always drama!

BRIDESMAID FOR HIRE

S3 E10: WEDDING DAY HAIR ADVICE

A long awaited episode for you this week as we're joined by Claire from Luxurious Hair and Beauty to speak about wedding hair. Claire, has years of experience and taught us today about how to keep our hair healthy and what she thinks you should know about wedding day hair.

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR

- What you can expect to pay for wedding hair
- How to grow your hair and keep it healthy
- Hair trends Claire notices
- How to decide which style to go for

We also have listener questions from Monica, Jane and Bridget about how to get volume, whether its acceptable to do your own hair and how long your hair should be to do a updo.
 

MORE ABOUT OUR GUEST

At Luxurious, Claire offers a bespoke alternative bridal hair service. Whether you’re looking for something alternative, vintage inspired, classic or modern, we’ll have a chat and look at your ideas to create a style that suits you and your chosen wedding theme.

LUXURIOUS HAIR AND BEAUTY

 

S3 E9: LAST MINUTE WEDDING PANIC!

With just 4 weeks to go until the big day for Kerrie, we felt it would be fitting for us to cover all those last minute wedding panics you may encounter as your wedding day draws ever closer!

This week we discuss what Kerrie still has left to do, whats been the most stressful to sort out and how she is dealing with it all.

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR

  • What you should organise in the last few weeks leading up to the wedding
  • What you'll need in a emergency kit for getting your venue set up
  • Things to organise ready for the morning of the wedding
  • Dealing with divorced families when it comes to your seating plan!
  • Quick, simple and cheap DIY projects
  • Beauty treatments you might want to consider getting booked in!
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S3 E8: PLANNING DREAMY ENTERTAINMENT

We're onto the party! Ever wondered how to keep everyone on the dancefloor? Or what music you should pick to cater for all of your wedding guests? Well this week, all your music woes will be covered as we are joined by Dave from Dreamwave Events.

Dave tells us all about their approach to wedding DJ'ing, and how they can meet your bespoke needs and fit into your wedding day seamlessly.

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR THIS WEEK

- How to tell a good DJ from a bad one
- What you should expect to pay for a wedding DJ
- How Dreamwave approach your wedding playlist
- Added extras to add ambience to your wedding day
- How good lighting can transform your venue
- 'The' wedding song of 2016... and most likely 2017!

MORE ABOUT OUR GUEST

Dreamwave Events is built around its great team of individuals that have come together with the same enthusiasm and drive to succeed. This is really shown in all aspects of the business from the day to day running, to the end result. Whether it is a full dance floor from one of our skilled DJs, or an amazing look and theme created by our lighting crew just for you. We are a group of friends who really enjoy our work!

DREAMWAVE EVENTS

S3 E7: THE BIG LISTENER'S Q&A EPISODE!

After three seasons we've had plenty of questions from you, our incredible listeners sent our way. So this week we're dedicating this entire episode to answering your questions.

Tune in this week to hear these questions (and more!) answered;

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR

- Do you have to wear a veil all day?
- How should the wedding party travel to the wedding?
- Does someone really have to hold my dress when I pee?
- Is there an appropriate way to kiss at the ceremony?
- What exactly do we have to do during the 'cake cut'?
- Where do I put my engagement ring during the ceremony?
- What sides do we stand on during the ceremony?
- What should I hire and what should I buy for my wedding?
- Should I tell my evening guests to arrive earlier than I expect them to arrive?

 

S3 E6: DEALING WITH WEDDING ANXIETY

How are you feeling about wedding planning? Are you finding all of the decisions, plans, questions and people you need to manage becoming overwhelming?

Don't fear! You are definitely not alone! This week we are joined by Becky Strafford a Happiness and Success Coach who talks us through all those wedding worries and helps us to realise its all completely normal.

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR 

- How to deal with the pressure and build up of your big day
- Tips for anxiety during planning and on the wedding day
- How to deal with being let down and difficult family situations
- How to get over decision fatigue
- Meditation techniques

MORE ABOUT OUR GUEST

Becky Strafford is a Happiness and Success coach who helps women overcome stress, anxiety and pressures of day to day life in order to have a fulfilled and happy life.

BECKY STRAFFORD

S3 E5: DIY, DECOR AND MATHS!

If you're planning on adding some DIY elements to your wedding day, we bet you've caught yourself figuring out some maths in your head! This week we're tackling the subject of how much you need to make. whether its worthwhile and how you can avoid meltdowns when DIY'ing your wedding decor!

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR

- What elements Katie DIY'ed on her wedding day
- The projects that Kerrie has underway for her big day
- Figuring out how much booze you need!
- When pinterest isn't helpful
- How to get organised and plan
- Tips for the week leading up to your DIY wedding.