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The Ultimate Wedding Event!

By Kirsty Bull | Apr 18, 2017

On Wednesday 22nd February, we hosted our third Planning By Laurel Wedding Showcase at Macdonald Elmers Court! We decided to add a special spin to the evening to provide the ultimate inspiration for our couples! We set up mini styling stations for our brides and grooms to browse before or after their Consultation to get theming…

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Pomp and Petals – Hen Party Workshop!

By Kirsty Bull | Jan 10, 2017

Towards the end of last year, I was delighted to attend a Pomp & Petal’s Floral Hen Party with bride, Paris whose big day was just a few weeks after. Her close family and friends joined her at the Floral Headband Workshop before they carried on with the celebrations. Guests arrived early evening for a glass…

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Minstead Lodge – Wedding Venue Launch

By Kirsty Bull | Dec 7, 2016

On Sunday 9th October we launched Minstead Lodge, the newest marquee venue in the New Forest alongside Ginger Catering Company and many other fantastic suppliers! I was delighted to be asked to be involved in this exciting new project earlier this year! I visited the venue alongside Sally from Ginger Catering Company and really saw the potential…

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Wedding Cake Tasting at Clare’s Cupcakery!

By Kirsty Bull | Oct 15, 2016

On Saturday 1st October, I attended Clare’s Cupcakery’s Wedding Cake Tasting Day! Obviously tasting the cake is the best part of wedding planning! I absolutely love Clare’s cakes so had sent some of my couples her way and in particular to attend the tasting day so that they could see just how amazing the cakes…

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Our Planning By Laurel Showcase

By Kirsty Bull | Sep 27, 2016

On Wednesday 7th September, we held our second Showcase at Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel & Resort. We set up the beautiful Ballroom with some Laurel Designs decor ideas, displayed a mix of rustic and classic stationery in the Music Bar and Foyer and held Mini Wedding Planning Consultations in the Glenville Lounge. We went for a…

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What is a Wedding PA?

By Kirsty Bull | Aug 21, 2016

Planning a wedding can be stressful no matter how organised you are or how much time you have… It’s difficult to know where to start, who to choose to create your dream day as well as what to do when and how to deal with those hiccups along the way or last minute changes and…

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Welcome to our Planning By Laurel Website!

By Kirsty Bull | Aug 1, 2016

Welcome to our Planning By Laurel website! We hope that you enjoy finding out more about how we can support you with your wedding planning. The Bespoke Mini Services mean that you can call upon as and when you need some assistance making us your very own Wedding PA. Take a look at what others think on our ‘Kind…

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