Journal


  • The Killer Kardashian Wedding Invitation

    Kim & Kanye – the return to classic, stylish wedding invitations

    When the photograph of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s wedding invitation was leaked, the biggest surprise for many was how stylish it was. A simple deep grey coloured, textured card with gold foil blocked writing. Elegant and eye-catching at the same time. Continue reading

  • Best Location for a Small Luxury Wedding

    Congratulations, you’re engaged! Now the Champagne’s been popped and you’ve shown your ring to the world, it’s time to plan the details of your big day – and we’re not just talking save the date cards, wedding stationery and all the other paraphernalia. We’re talking wedding venues. If you’re hunting for the perfect place to get hitched, fret not. We’ve put together the UK’s best location for a small luxury Wedding, carefully selected for the superior quality of their properties and exceptional levels of service. Continue reading

  • Disgraceful Wedding Gifts

    Wedding Gifts: What Not to Give

    Undoubtedly a wedding day is one of the most celebrated events ever. Brides and grooms often spend well over a year planning their big day, from sending out the save the date cards and wedding invitations, to serving the most perfect decorations, food, and favours for their guests. Continue reading

  • The Art of Letter Writing

    Letter Writing: Celebrating a Dying Art

    In the digital age, where social media, email, Skype and smart phones are the name of the game, the art of the handwritten letter writing is drifting into darkness.

    Remember letters? Not the ones in your email box, but the ones you received in the post. To keep up with the rapidly changing times, email seems to be the preferred method of communication. Continue reading

  • Prantl’s Top Tips for choosing luxury wedding stationery

    Your save the date card or wedding invitation is the first indication your guests will get of your chosen wedding style. It doesn’t just provide information about time and place, it also acts as a guide to what to expect on the big day. Therefore you need to take a little time to think about your stationery. Here are some of our top tips to getting it right: Continue reading

  • Our 5 favourite love letters

    Love can be expressed in a hundred different ways but one of the most timeless and treasured ways is by picking up pen and letter writing paper and writing old-fashioned love letters. Continue reading

  • The Wedding Salon at The Merrion Hotel

    The Wedding Salon at The Merrion, Dublin

    Mixed weather in Dublin heralded The Wedding Salon at The Merrion Hotel last Saturday, 22nd March but as I arrived the red carpet was being rolled out to welcome the lucky ladies who had been invited to attend. Inside, there was a flurry of activity as one would expect, but everything seemed to be very well organised and progressing efficiently.

    The Merrion is a wonderful Georgian building nestling in the very heart of Dublin on Upper Merrion Street, opposite Government Buildings, and unlike some 5 star luxury hotels, it certainly does not shout its presence with it restrained and dignified facade. Continue reading

  • Luxurious flowers by Hayford and Rhodes

    Hayford and Rhodes - luxury florist in London

    Hayford & Rhodes, the London based florist, has been the hallmark of quality, luxurious flowers since 1924. Founded by William Hayford, it quickly build an enviable reputation as one of London’s finest florists. It remained in family hands until 2007, when the reins were passed to another family – the Rhodes sisters – and Haford & Rhodes was born. Continue reading

  • Judith Blacklock's Flower School

    Design Your Own Wedding Flowers by Judith Blacklock

    We all know that beautiful floral arrangements can set the tone of a wedding. And we’re excited because now we can learn the art ourselves – from world renowned teacher of floristry and flower arranging – Judith Blacklock – and we don’t have to the leave the comfort of home! Continue reading

  • Our last minute Christmas present selection

    Prantl's last minute Christmas present selection

    If you’re still looking for Christmas presents, then we have some quirky and fun suggestions for you. All of these can be ordered online and should arrive in time for Christmas - wherever you are in the world. Continue reading