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  • Wedding Centrepiece Ideas
    26th August 2017

    Wedding Centrepiece Ideas

    When it comes to centrepieces for your wedding day, you have so much choice. At The City Rooms our couples have done everything from use their favourite board games, tea cups with pretty flowers and candelabras, here are a few ideas you could consider ...

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  • Wedding Theme Ideas: Marble and Copper
    7th August 2017

    Wedding Theme Ideas: Marble and Copper

    With a clean palette of greys and whites marble is, simply put, beautiful to behold. Put it together with copper and you have an exquisite wedding theme. If you’re going for this wedding colour scheme we have a few tips:   Keep it si...

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  • Colours to Suit Every Bridesmaid
    20th July 2017

    Colours to Suit Every Bridesmaid

    Bridesmaid dress shopping, while fun, can present somewhat of a challenge. Primarily the challenge arises when it comes to selecting a colour. Of course, you’ll want this colour to fit in with your overall wedding scheme, but colours such as ...

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  • Wedding Colour Theme Ideas: Neutral and Greenery
    15th July 2017

    Wedding Colour Theme Ideas: Neutral and Greenery

    Greenery might be Pantone’s colour of the year, but combined with neutrals and simple accents, it equals a timeless theme. Imagine soft tones of beiges, whites, ivory and coffee, splashed with fresh green and accented with gold. This is a scheme ...

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  • Mint-to-be Weddings
    28th June 2017

    Mint-to-be Weddings

    It’s fresh, it’s fun and it’s so pretty, what’s more it complements our Ballroom perfectly. It’s no wonder we adore mint as a summer wedding colour. This pretty pastel shade looks gorgeous as a standalone wedding colour, c...

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  • Five Fun Ways to Use Glitter in Your Wedding
    22nd June 2017

    Five Fun Ways to Use Glitter in Your Wedding

    Used well, glitter can add the perfect finishing touch to your wedding day, not to mention you can have so much fun with it! If you’d like to add a little sparkle to your wedding day, here are five fun ways to do so: Table Décor. A seq...

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Carly Penney

Carly Penney is Event and Sales Manager at The City Rooms. Having worked in the industry for 13 years, she knows the world of weddings and events inside out!

When she’s not hard at work, she loves spending time with her eight year old son, Finley – one of the favourite parts of her week is watching him play football at the weekends.

She also enjoys taking her Labrador, Halle, for walks around her countryside home, spending weekends in London with her partner and holidaying in sunny Malta every summer.  


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