Winter is coming...and so is our advent
Winter's not coming - it's so already here. And with winter, comes great responsibility. And also, ya know, Christmas, and with that a whole host of other holiday things.
If your wedding budget is tight, it's likely you'll want to be saving the pennies everywhere this year; so we've compiled an incredible advent calendar for you full of wedding-related goodies, giveaways and discount codes. Featuring the nation's best suppliers and the industry's kindest folk, we've got a whole month of offers exclusive to you ASTW readers!
"A month?" I hear you whisper confusedly. That's not how advents work, Ellie, sit down. Well, that's how this advent works. With Christmas seeming to creep up earlier and earlier this year, we thought why not embrace it and start our advent earlier? If it means showcasing the talents of more incredible independent suppliers, and bringing our lovely readers more opportunities to come together with them, then that sounds ideal to us. Our 2017 Advent starts on the 24th November, giving you a MONTH of treats - that's a bona fide 30 days of the good stuff! Not only that, but it coincides with what the rest of the world are calling Black Friday, but we're calling Colourful Friday - powerfully resisting retail pressure and heavy discount codes that are unsustainable for small businesses, and instead promoting their work in an inclusive and individual way.
Every day we'll launch our new advent offering across social media - that's Facebook, Instagram & Twitter, for all you fact fans out there - and at the end of each week we'll round up the offerings on the blog too so that you can recap. If you're sick of wordy blogs, then we'll also be updating them on our dedicated advent section of our website here! (There won't be a blog post this week as it's just starting - and it would just be one lovely post about the gorgeous Pami.)
Oops, did I let something slip?!
See you on Friday...jingle all the way!