Let’s talk about packages

During the makeover process, I found that I started to think more and more about the idea of offering packages of stationery through the website.   I never found they worked particularly well in the past, but I have changed a lot of things about my business since...

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I’ve been having a makeover!

It’s so exciting I just HAD to share. If you are reading this on my blog, it has already happened!   In business, it’s important to keep things fresh. When the makeover began just after Christmas *Ta-Dah!* Do you like? (it hasn’t been visible to the human eye...

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Look what I have got to show you!

It’s all go here at Fuchsia HQ at the moment, so this is more of an update post to show you some of what I have been up to! I’m working on some lovely new ways of displaying swatches, both for wedding stationery consultations and to show on my website, to make it...

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How long is a piece of string Jacqui?

A question I am always asked, but can never give a straight answer to. Of course, I am not talking about string here. I had a fan-tabulous day on Sunday at the very first wedding fayre of 2017, and my goodness, what a busy day it was!!! I have never seen so many...

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Before you book your wedding stationer…

The planning! Planning a wedding is a BIG thing! It’s like a project in it’s own right, but as such the thinking behind planning your wedding stationery should also be treated the same. Why? There are lots of important details you need to be clear on before you can...

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Well hello and a very Happy New Year from me

The Christmas school holidays are coming to an end and I've thoroughly enjoyed some time at home with the family. I hope it has been a time of rest and relaxation for you too! I am really looking forward to this year. I've got some lovely weddings and the next few...

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There is no ‘Should’…

Some time ago I remember sitting in my friend’s lounge talking about how overwhelming maintaining a house like hers (its big!), having a full time job and coping with a child with Asperger’s could be (I don’t have a big house but I do have a child, well young adult...

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A summer of celebration!

Wow, wow, wow! If you are a fan of Fuchsia Fairy on Facebook you will know there has been a lot going on here in recent weeks! If you have stumbled across my blog and not seen the page recently, here's a quick run down.I've been very busy with summer weddings, lots of...

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How is your seating plan looking?

It's May, the sun is out (and warm) at last! I'm seeing and hearing from a lot of couples now who are ready to deal with...***drum roll*** The Seating Plan! Now I know there will be plenty of you who will feel very anxious about this, so I just wanted to share a few...

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Where DID you all come from?

Where DID you all come from? Yikes... A quick post from me in between orders and wedding fayres. It’s the end of the first week in February and I feel like I haven't come up for air since Christmas! I’m absolutely amazed how keen you lovely people are to get things...

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July 08th, 2015

And a Belated Happy Birthday to US!!!! Where do all the years go? It's been a bit of a shocker the last couple of weeks... Fuchsia's owner celebrated a significant (almost over the hill type of) birthday at the end of June, so its been rather hectic here. And then on...

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Happy New Year!

How long is your wedding 'to-do' list First of all, I'd like to wish you a very Happy New Year! It's possible as you read this that you have just begun on your journey planning your wedding. I have recently revamped the website with this in mind. However, sometimes...

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The Wedding Industry Awards 2015 Regional Finals

  Yesterday evening I was very honoured to be part of a very special date in this year's calendar - The Wedding Industry Awards 2015, regional finals. Having been shortlisted myself in the Wedding Stationery category among several other finalists it gave me an...

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It’s A Wonderful Wedding Week!

This week we were thrilled to be asked to exhibit our stationery for a week at the Nottinghamshire Golf & Country Club in association with Cakey Wakey and Floral Dreams. For a whole week couples are able to make appointments with the wedding team at this gorgeous...

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Choosing your Wedding Invitation style.

Postcard or Pocketfold? How do you choose which style of invite to send? Here's a helpful and easy to understand guide. When choosing the stationery for your special day, there can be so many styles of invite to consider, and that's just for a start. If you have...

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Wedding Fayre season is upon us!

We have really and truly got off to a flying start this wedding fayre season. Having worked in the wedding industry for some years now I have tried many different ways to creatively engage with brides other than the traditional 'how are your wedding plans going' kind...

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A busy fairy is a happy fairy

  Another busy week here at Fuchsia HQ but time for a little more reflection. Over the last year my little business has been on something of an adventure. Although I've been making invites for almost 3 years now as part of my business, its taken me this long to...

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