This spring sees the return of The National Wedding Show to London and Birmingham, bigger and better than ever and with a gorgeous new look! Planning the perfect wedding has never been easier – with over 250 of the UK’s finest wedding experts at hand, from dresses and cakes to venues and favours, The National Wedding Show is the only destination for engaged couples.

Whether the style is fairytale fantasy, contemporary chic or vintage delight, the show is sure to hold a wealth of inspiration for anyone seeking advice or inspiration for their big day. Plus, with the UK’s largest collection of wedding gowns under one roof at the Designer* and Boutique areas, as well as the stunning Catwalk Fashion Show, brides-to-be will be able to see some of the biggest names in bridal design. From high street styles to one-off couture, designers will include Suzanne Neville, Stephanie Allin, Jenny Packham, Kate Sherford, Amanda Wakeley, Ian Stuart, SassiHolford, Rosa Clara, and Maggie Sottero, to name but a few.

This year a new vintage area is to be launched within the show, featuring a collection of authentic vintage and vintage inspired suppliers covering every aspect of weddings from fashion and accessories to stationery and venue styling.  This will culminate in a central vintage café area where visitors can relax with a quintessentially British cup of tea and a delicious array of cakes.

The Designer Flower Zone* brings together the leading lights in designer floristry. With an array of different styles and stunning displays, brides are sure to find inspiration!

The live features at the show are not to be missed.  For beauty and fashion guidance make time to watch the How to Look Good Show hosted by TV style gurus Caryn Franklin and Jane Galpin and their team of award winning stylists where they handpick visitors from the audience for a live bridal make-over on stage!  Take your seat at the popular ‘Bridal Coaching’, hosted by former model turned life coach Michele Paradise. Focusing on both the ‘inside and out’ helping with all the ‘wedding’ emotions that go on when planning your big day and also offering practical advice for issues like how to walk in your fabulous shoes, working on posture and posing for photographs – so you will look and feel fabulous on your big day.  Plus the team behind cult bridal blog Rock My Wedding will be presenting live seminars throughout the weekend, full of expert advice on  perfecting your wedding décor and getting the most out of your big day!

Where better to round off an exciting day than in the stylish Chambord &Champagne Bar? Glass of bubbly in hand, you can kick back, relax and toast to future happiness.


Peonies & Pearls has teamed up with The National Wedding Show to offer 3 lucky readers the chance to plan their big day in style by winning a pair of tickets to the show of their choice.

For a chance to win all you need to do is leave a comment below or follow @peoniesnpearls on Twitter and Tweet the URL of this Giveaway including @peoniesnpearls and 'The National Wedding Show Giveaway'. Or leave a message on the Peonies & Pearls Facebook Page, stating you would like to win 'The National Wedding Show Giveaway'. That's it!

Please also state which show and leave a way of contacting you (twitter ID, email etc). Good Luck everyone, winner will be announced Wednesday 15th Feb.

1. Tickets valid Friday 24thor Sunday 26thFebruary (London) or Friday 16thor Sunday 18thMarch (Birmingham) only.
2. No cash alternative will be offered.
For more information visit the National Wedding Show website www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk

If you aren’t one of the lucky winners, fear not – you can still take advantage of the National Wedding Show’s great advanced booking offer, saving you money against buying on the door. For more information visit www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk or call the ticket hotline on 0844 581 1404.

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