Category: Wedding Planning Tips

Wedding Planning Tips

Hello,

I am glad you found this page. My name is Berni and I am an Italian wedding photographer currently based in beautiful England.

Are you looking for some wedding planning help? Feel free to browse my posts with useful tips and join my Facebook group for ‘Unconventional Brides & Grooms’.

You will find lots of interviews with professionals from the wedding industry, some inspiration for your wedding and so much more.

If you’re planning a destination wedding, you could also take a look at my collection of destination weddings and couple photos.

Please get in touch if you have any question regarding wedding photography and would like to discuss the details. I hope you will enjoy looking at my work and learning more about me.

Ordering Your Wedding Stationery: Top Tips by a Pro
Ordering Your Wedding Stationery: Top Tips by a Pro
Ordering Your Wedding Stationery: Top Tips by a Pro When you first start planning your wedding, the stationery might not be the first thing you think of. Nonetheless, it will definitely be one of the first things you'll need to sort out. Whether you're into super detailed weddings or just want the most simple set up, your wedding ...
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How I Chose my Own Wedding Photographer (as a Photographer Myself)
How I Chose my Own Wedding Photographer (and the lessons I learnt)
How I Chose my Own Wedding Photographer (and the lessons I learnt) When I start chatting with friends and couples about their wedding plans, the question that pops up more often is how to choose your wedding photographer in a market with tons of options and be sure you made the right choice. When I was a child, in Italy, people w ...
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Planning Your Wedding Dress Shopping Experience
Planning Your Wedding Dress Shopping Experience
By now, you might be familiar with my weekly series of wedding planning tips. As you know, I am always on the look for suppliers who are a bit different or have their own niche. For this reason, this week, I have interviewed Rochelle from Something Old Something New. Rochelle specialises in preloved and sample weddings gowns and if ...
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Buying a Bespoke Wedding Dress: Where to Start
Buying a Bespoke Wedding Dress: Where to Start
So you're engaged, the first thought often goes to the wedding dress. Many brides-to-be start taking appointments to bridal-shop, but what if you'd like a custom-made dress instead? This week, I have interviewed two talented designers to guide us through the process of ordering your own bespoke dress. Louise from Louise Rose Coutur ...
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Your Bridal Make Up: where to start?
Your Bridal Make Up: Where to Start?
For the wedding planning tips series, this week I will be focusing on an extremely important aspect of the wedding planning: the bridal make up.  Every bride wants to look at her best on her wedding day, and make up definitely plays a big part in that. In order to understand more, I have interviewed Joyce Connor, a successful make ...
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A bride in a pink wedding dress holding a heart-shaped bouquet
6 Easy Ways to Make Your Wedding Bouquet Stand Out
6 Easy Ways to Make Your Wedding Bouquet Stand Out Whether you're into super-detailed weddings or rather minimal ones, we all have to agree that there is no wedding without a bouquet. Every bride loves flowers on her big day, but not everyone wants to go for a traditional bouquet. So what are your options if you're looking for som ...
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Your Wedding Cake: Tips from a Cakemaker
Your Wedding Cake: Tips from a Cakemaker
As a bride-to-be, there are always so many unanswered questions regarding the whole planning. This is the first little article of a series that will try to answer some of them. This time, we have invited the awesome Sarah from 'Tiny Sarah's Cakes' to answer some of the main questions brides-to-be might have regarding... Cake! Weddi ...
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Wedding Herons Farm Pangbourne
A Beautiful Bride at Herons Farm in Pangbourne
Blue & Yellow Bridal Inspiration If you know me, you will know I am very much a fan of storytelling, genuine emotions and less of 'traditional' styled shoots. In spite of this,  I do love working with like-minded suppliers occasionally. On this particular shoot, we managed to have a lovely team of local suppliers. The atmosphe ...
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Alternative Wedding Venues in Berkshire -Wasing Park
Alternative Wedding Venues in Berkshire – Wasing Park
For all my unconventional brides-to-be, I will be sharing a series of posts devoted to some quirky wedding vendors I love.  This time is the turn of one of my most favorite wedding venues here in Berkshire: the unique Wasing Park. I was lucky enough to take some photos for them last week and I loved the capture the spirit of the pl ...
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Reading Wedding Photographer
A Boho ‘Gipsy’ Bride in Berkshire
A Boho 'Gipsy' Bride in Berkshire Last weekend, I was lucky enough to work with a fabulous team on a gorgeous bridal inspiration shoot. I had this vision of an untraditional colourful bride. A bit of a combo between Frida Kahlo and a gipsy, with a touch of boho. The location was a huge field on the river Thames and a narrow boa ...
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