April 20 2021
Feeling a little burnt out when it comes to the hen party and wedding planning? Team Hen has got 10 gifts to help get the lockdown bride back on track.
April 8 2021
Planning a micro wedding or elopement this 2021 or 2022? Read our latest post with Valentina Ring, Head of Storytelling for The Stars Inside, a unique planning and design studio.
March 28 2021
Did you hear? Team Hen have collaborated with bridesmaid dress connoisseurs Maids to Measure to bring you one serious giveaway! Want to win the ultimate bridesmaid package for one of your maids? We thought so. Enter now!
March 4 2021
We caught up with India from acclaimed bridesmaid brand, Maids to Measure to get her top tips on the bridesmaid dress hunt.
February 18 2021
Want to plan and create an engagement celebration tablescape this 2021? Get Team Hen's top tips on how to do it in style (and on budget).
February 11 2021
Team Hen catches up with the fabulous, industry-celebrated hair stylist and wedding hair connoisseur, Gustav Fouche to get his top tips for wedding day hair.
February 7 2021
This Valentine’s Day we’ve teamed up with Chelsea Prints (the pit-stop for incredible wall art) to bring you a giveaway you won’t want to miss!
January 14 2021
How to celebrate getting engaged in lockdown! Ideal tea break reading for the 2020/21 bride-to-be.
December 16 2020
We've teamed up with bridesmaid connoisseurs, TH&TH to bring you a series of top tips to help with the bridesmaid dress hunt.
November 26 2020
If the idea of breaking out the gift list this festive season is bringing you out in a cold sweat, fear not. TEAM HEN’s endless array of Instagram-worthy Christmas gifts and sassy stocking fillers has got your back.
November 4 2020
For this month’s guest post we’ve teamed up with the achingly stylish founder of bridal boutique Halo & Wren
: Jemma Palmer. Known for her cool selection of designers and amazing advice, she's given us a few expert tips on trying to find 'the one'.
October 20 2020
BREAKING NEWS: Team Hen has launched it's wholesale initiative exclusive to UK-based bridal boutiques. Discover more about it now!
October 2 2020
For this month's guest post we've teamed up with the LA-loving, London-living Liverpudlian, Ashleigh - founder of wedding planning business, Pink Palms. Known for her wedding planning expertise, she's got some great tips for helping you plan your big day.
September 16 2020
A digital hen party may not have previously been top of your agenda, but in these strange times it's a great way of still inviting all of your besties (while postponing the real deal).
September 5 2020
Planning your wedding stationery? BOY do we have the blog post for you! We've teamed up with stationery connoisseur, Sarah Ardrey of Sundown Paper on a guest post this week to bring you the designer's priceless advice on what to do and what not to do!
August 22 2020
Fretting about the bridesmaid dress shopping trip? No need. Team Hen has got all the advice you could need for nailing it this 2020/21.
August 6 2020
Finding your dream wedding dress can be tricky, so we've teamed up with Sarah Tippett of Bridal Editor to bring you 11 top tips on how to nail the wedding dress search!
June 26 2020
Bridal shoe designer, Charlotte Mills gives us the low-down on sassy hen party dressing!
June 17 2020
So, he's finally popped the question and put a ring on it. Here's seven things YOU need to do the moment you get engaged.
June 11 2020
Many parents will come equipped with a whole host of things to keep kids quiet and entertained, but there are a few things you can do to help out, and ensure everyone has a great time.
May 19 2020
So, anyone else speaking to their nearest and dearest a LOT more since lockdown started? I’ve never video chatted with my friends as much as I have over the last three weeks, and we’ve heard of several hen parties being rearranged to take place over Zoom and Houseparty.
March 20 2020
Hey, how are we all doing? This is a pretty strange time to be living through, and with things being shut down and cancelled left, right and centre, we’re sure there’s a fair few Hen Parties suffering as well.
March 3 2020
The early stages of planning a wedding can feel like a delicate balancing act sometimes, and each decision seems to depend on the outcome of a different decision…and the pressure to confirm SOMETHING so that you can give definite answers to other people can be crushing at times.
February 12 2020
Once you’ve booked your wedding photographer, it’s time to start thinking about photos you absolutely want them to capture. Many of these are pretty standard - bride/groom with their parents, bridal party, friendship groups - but what about photos of you getting ready with your squad? Usually photos of this time are left to the photographer’s discretion, but we’ve come up with seven photos that we think are must haves to capture the excitement of the morning!
January 15 2020
Happy New Year! With the dawning of a new year, comes the inevitable trend spotting articles - and whilst there’s literally dozens of these for wedding style, we thought we’d take a look at what we think the big trends in Hen Parties will be - check back in a year to see how we fared!
December 5 2019
Happily, more women than ever are grabbing the mic at weddings. Bride speeches are a great way of thanking everyone, but don’t miss out on getting some big laughs, too!
November 27 2019
Our hearts will always belong to a chilled glass of something sparkling, but as the nights draw in, the allure of a frosty drink is diminished…and there’s only so much tea we can drink before wanting something a little more interesting.
November 27 2019
Christmas is just around the corner, and we think this mini gift guide is one of the most useful out there - we’re giving you gift ideas that will also tick off tasks on your wedmin list and help you propose to your bridal party at the same time!
November 10 2019
When it comes to matrimonial traditions, one that’s up there is that the bride hands over all Hen Party planning duties to her Maid of Honour and Bridesmaids…and turns up on the appointed day, ready to join in with whatever is thrown at her - sometimes literally!
October 16 2019
We’ve not done a proper scientific study, but we reckon that around 99.7% of all hen parties involve at least one alcoholic beverage at some point - and whether we’re talking sharing a fishbowl at happy hour with your bride tribe or sipping delicate cocktails from a vintage tea cup over afternoon tea, we’ve rounded up the best accessories to go along with your tipple.
September 30 2019
So, your best friend has announced she’s engaged, and asked you to be her maid of honour. You accept without hesitation, and start babbling about how excited you are to plan the hen party, does she want to go away, or does she fancy a lovely cosy cottage weekend, or maybe you could do a pub crawl, and then she interrupts you.
“I don’t think I want a hen party actually.”
September 16 2019
Is there a relationship more maligned in pop culture than that of the mother in law and her son’s new wife? Here at Team Hen, we don’t think this is fair or accurate, and want to celebrate all the new relationships that come with a wedding - and so we’ve had a poke round the internet to find some of the loveliest gifts for the mother of your beloved.
September 11 2019
You’ve been there for her since the start of all this wedding stuff (remember designing each other’s dresses on your fashion wheel when you were nine?). You’ve been vocal about everything from trout canapés to tea lights and tiaras over the last six months so why sit back and let the blokes have the last word?
September 3 2019
So you’ve made the big decision to get married and you have even thought about who you want by your side when you finally say ‘I do’, but how do you propose to your bridesmaids? We have a few ideas in store to get you started!
August 21 2019
We’re all familiar with the typical wedding traditions; the bride must wear white; how you mustn’t, under any circumstances, see the groom the night before the wedding and the fact that the we exchange rings to symbolise the matrimony. But there do these traditions come from? And why are we still following them, especially in the 21st century where we seem to be breaking tradition in any way, shape or form that we can.