How do I choose the right garter? Generally, there is no right or wrong way to choose your wedding garter - if there's one that you absolutely LOVE then that's the one for you. There is, however, a few tips to choosing one that's right for the big day!
You might have seen I've just developed some of our bestselling garter designs into DIY kits for you to do at home and I am LOVING your response to them! Each kit has a list of instructions included but I thought I could do a more detailed blog post in case any of you lovely brides get stuck making your garter!
"...the first time I came to visit after I moved to England, she spent an evening discussing how I was ‘definitely James’ type’ while I protested that I imagined he definitely wasn’t mine and begged her not to do anything to make the weekend weird. When James first walked in I remember immediately thinking ‘ah crap...’ because I thought he was really fit. We got on straight away and stayed up most of the night chatting and, four months and a few dates later, officially became a couple. Not sure either of us will ever forgive Sarah..."
"That morning on my tube journey I had managed to miss a step, fall, and tear a huge hole in the backside of my dress - not exactly a great look! She persuaded me that I could just sit down all night, and she would do the drink runs, which seemed like a good deal to me! I suddenly remember hearing a loud and distinctive Kiwi accent near me, and as I looked around to find who it was I was pretty much transfixed the moment I saw Brett..."
A couple of days into the trip, we went for a clifftop walk up to Baggy Point and out of nowhere he popped the question! We then went back down to the beach where he had organised a picnic and had made handwritten cards, each with a memory from the past 6 and a half years we'd been together. AND THEN, this is when I found out we wouldn't be spending any longer in Croyde - he'd booked us a flight the next day to Mauritius to celebrate!!