The Creative Celebrant

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Choose from many styles in the designer range of bottles including from R: 1. square; 2. guitar-shaped; 3. flask shaped large; 4. flask shaped medium; 5. heart-shaped; 6. four-sided diamond base; 7. round bottle with square base. Also available (not pictured) sailing boat shaped and other various shapes. If […]

OK, here it is!  My 26 most popular ceremony readings for 2019. Why 26 you ask?  Well it started at 12, then grew from there. Reading 1 Sooner or later we begin to understand that love is more than verses on valentines, and romance in the movies. We begin to […]

I just love to enhance the magic of your special day. One of the many ways I do this is by providing you with the option of a keepsake vintage ceremony certificate. The certificate is provided to you at no extra cost, printed on vintage look paper, and looks lovely […]

Handfasting is a rural folkloric and neopagan ceremonial spiritual custom, gaining in popularity as modern couples seek to incorporate ancient traditions in their ceremony.  Iinitially found in Ireland, Scotland and western European countries, the handfasting is a ceremony in which a couple hold a commitment ceremony by tying the hands […]

How to Decide – Wedding Band or DJ ?

by Sharon Quigley As a music lover myself I can say there is absolutely no comparison to a good musician or live band on stage.  The feeling in the room is so much better than a recording. Ireland is blessed with an abundance of talented musicians and wedding bands. (but […]

If a stunning outdoor garden view from an immaculate indoor conservatory is what you are seeking, combined with a glamorous luxury city hotel with modern amenities and old-worlde history and charm, then don’t go past Maryborough Hotel & Spa in Douglas, Cork City. Catering for bespoke weddings of all faiths […]

Choosing / Writing Your Vows

Choosing and/or writing your own vows can be fun, and it’s really quite easy.  It can also be a meaningful exercise for you and enhancing to your wedding ceremony and your marriage. Vows are meant to serve you for your lifetime together. If you are writing your own vows, begin […]

Wedding Coins

In this old tradition, which originally seems to have its influences from both Romanization and possibly Brehon Law, the Groom presents his wife with a solid silver or gold coin as a token of their coming together. The gift is to show his willingness to provide for her, protect her […]

With your sand ceremony bottle, I provide your choice of two sand colors as standard.  Extra colors can be included for €5 per color.  I have an extensive range of sand colors to choose from, in either bold and bright or pastel colors.  Metallic colors of gold, silver or copper […]

Important Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Date

There are many things to consider when choosing your wedding date.  Are you on a budget of any kind?  Or would you rather spend your money on other things than to go too extreme with your wedding day spending?  Would you like to ensure that your guests are not burdened […]