Category Archives: Frippery

Weekend Wonderings

I had some beautiful presents for my birthday, and more on that in a post next week. But I’m a sucker for wrapping.  And the best-wrapped gift of all came from Rachel, the genius behind Flowers and Stripes.   It had brown package wrapping paper, beautifully presented, and on one side, so…so decorative… was this tape.  Well, I think [...]

Categories: Frippery, Weekend Wonderings, Written By Anna
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Competition Winners Announced!

Happy Thursday, readers! Now you may have noticed that we had a re-launch recently.  It went rather well.  It was’t conducive to a whole lot of sleep, but it was conducive to a whole lot of joy, and excitement, and when launch week finally hit, more support from our readers than we ever thought possible. I have since been [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW, Frippery
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Giveaway: A boudoir shoot and jewellry!

Welcome back, lovely readers to the penultimate post of Any Other Woman launch week.  And what a week it has been! This afternoon we’re giving youa chance to win something a little bit different. Firstly, the phenomenally talented Milton Keynes-based photographer Andrea de Gabriel is offering one lucky reader  (single, engaged or married!) the opportunity to win [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW, Frippery
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Giveaway: A Rock The Frock, Newborn or Couples Shoot!

Welcome back, lovely readers! This afternoon we have a fabulous giveaway, courtesy of Kent-based photographer Emma-Kate of Emma-Kate Photography.    Emma-Kate is a lawyer with a passion for photography, who loves to capture the essence of a relationship. She’s quick to laugh, with a dry sense of humour. She puts you at ease instantly and knows how [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW, Frippery
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Giveaway: A Couples or Engagement Shoot in London/Sussex!

Oh yes, reader, you read that correctly. Sit down, take it in.  It’s ok, Clare, Aisling and I had to sit down, too, when we got Erika’s email.  And sniff some salts. Fitting in rather perfectly with this morning’s Hidden Gems post about London, we are hugely, hugely excited to be able to give away a [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW, Frippery
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Giveaway: “You Are Beautiful” Print

Welcome back, readers! How are you getting on?  Are you settled in, yet?  Like the look of the place?  Got a cup of tea and your feet up?   Drumroll please….. Are you ready for the first competition of launch week?  Are you? How do you fancy winning a mounted print of THIS?     [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW, Frippery
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Eternal Phwoar…

Remember that crush you had on Jason Donovan/Ronan Keating/Billy from Neighbours as a teenager? That all consuming, overwhelming, crushing adoration for a man you’d likely never meet but oh  GOD if you ever did he’d obviously fall madly in love with you and abandon fame and fortune to be by your side forever? You know [...]

Categories: Frippery
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Biba Fever

First things first… Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaieeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! *Ahem* You’ll have to excuse as we’re a little bit over excited this morning. We discovered yesterday that we are in the latest issue of Brides Magazine as ‘The Best Emotional Wedding Blog’.We are beyond thrilled to be recognised for what we do by one of the top magazines in the [...]

Categories: Frippery, Wedding Pretty
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On the men we would if we could

Ah, the List.  The lucky few that you totally would, if you weren’t spoken for.  We’ve all got them, right? It will not have escaped the more eagle-eyed amongst you that Clare and I had an…intriguing conversation on Skype recently regarding a certain principled, masculine renegade (I was going to write “TV Character” but he’s [...]

Categories: Frippery, Marriage, Written By Anna
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Shoe Love is True Love

When Clare and I met for an afternoon of shopping and banoffee pie on Saturday, our primary aim was to find her and the bump a couple of gorgeous maxi dresses. Then there was also much catching up and gossiping to be done-the world of wedding blogs is never boring! We managed to spend a [...]

Categories: Frippery, Wedding Planning
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