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January/February 2019
January/February 2019
Well, didn’t 2018 pass by in a flash? All of us here at An Essex Wedding wish you all the happiest of New Years and welcome all the newly engaged brides- and grooms-to-be, as well as our frequent readers to our little bit of wedding paradise.

We’re dedicated to helping you have the nuptials of your dreams. Each page of our magazine is full with helpful tips, tricks and inspiration straight from some of the region’s finest experts.

This issue we have three fabulous real weddings, two strikingly gorgeous shoots, expert Q&A’s as well as a focus on delectable catering options and toe-tapping music and entertainment to boot.

Whichever season in which you choose to tie the knot, make sure you enter your big day on our Get Involved tab on anessex.wedding for your chance to have your nuptials featured in the pages of the magazine.
A dreamy day
Image provided by Charlotte Wood Photography
A dreamy day
Ashley and Daniel set the tone for their rustic nuptials with a purple and grey colour scheme

Read all the details of their big day on page 50 of the current issue, available now: www.anessex.wedding/buy-a-copy.cfm
WIN! A five-night stay at Treasure Beach, Barbados, worth £3,800
Spotlight on Brentwood, Billericay & Basildon
Spotlight on Brentwood, Billericay & Basildon
Holiday Inn Basildon

The Holiday Inn Basildon is situated within acres of landscaped gardens where you can enjoy an al fresco ceremony in the Lakeview Pavilion from May 1st to 30th September annually and it boasts views across the serene lake. The hotel’s modern rooms come with desks, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV as standard, plus family rooms have sofa beds and kids stay for free – ideal for long travelling family members.

The Garden Suite is perfect for an intimate ceremony of 50 of your nearest and dearest, or 40 people for your first meal as newlyweds. Plus, it’s located on the ground floor with direct access to the gardens. Alternatively, the Lakeside Suite is available overlooking the grounds with direct access to the gardens and can accommodate up to 100 guests throughout your big day.

The largest space on offer is the Elizabeth Suite which has its own private foyer, bar and cloakroom and can accommodate up to 300 loved ones.

Visit: www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/gb/en/reservation

Check out more local venues on page 23 of the current issue, available now: www.anessex.wedding/buy-a-copy.cfm
Is your bestie Britain's Best Bridesmaid?
Is your bestie Britain's Best Bridesmaid?
Britain's Best Bridesmaid is back for 2019! Did someone in your #BrideSquad go above and beyond to make your big day memorable for all the right reasons? Now it's time to reward them.

Read more......
Dramatic dresses
Dramatic dresses
These showstopping gowns aren't for the faint-hearted.

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Land of the Gods
Land of the Gods
Editor Hannah Faulder experiences Cretan hospitality at the luxurious Blue Palace Resort & Spa.

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Readers' poll
What we've learnt from the latest reader poll at www.anessex.wedding

How will you be paying for your wedding day?

We have saved for our big day: 64%
Our families have helped: 21%
We're going low-key so it doesn't cost too much: 15%
The credit card: 0%
Forthcoming Events
Please note: All dates are subject to changes, contact organisers for more information before making arrangements. To view more events, please visit the events page on our website...

12-13 Jan 2019 - Bluewater Wedding Fayre
West Village Marquee, Bluewater, Bluewater Pkwy, Dartford, Greenhithe DA9 9ST

20 Jan 2019 - Essex Wedding Exhibitions at Ye Olde Plough House
Brentwood Road, Bulphan, Essex, RM14 3SR

10 Mar 2019 - Chigwell Hall Wedding Show
High Road, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6BD

10 Mar 2019 - Bressingham Hall Wedding Show
Low Road, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 2AA

14 Apr 2019 - Maylands Golf Club Wedding Show
Colchester Road, Romford, Essex RM3 0AZ
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