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January 30, 2009
Got a brilliant Eco-Tip?
We're looking for one amazingly original eco tip to beat the 'credit crunch' which will be published on Allaboutyou.com, the online home of Good Housekeeping, Prima, SHE, Country Living, House Beautiful and Coast magazine 9th February.
If you have a fab tip you'd like us to consider then send it in to us email@example.com before 8th February.
The author of the tip chosen will receive a surprise gift from us.
Fresh Vintage Teacup Candles
Wondering what to give your loved one for V-Day, or just thinking of treating yourself? We've just added these lovely new vintage teacup candles to our online shop. Made by a new supplier Clara Bows, these candles are gorgeous, glamorous and eco friendly.
Each one of her candles is unique in individually sourced vintage crockery or glassware. Lovingly hand poured using 100% natural soy wax from sustainable sources. She uses only the highest quality fragrance, essential oils and wicks. Most importantly, they smell of delicious sugary buttery shortbread or tea!
Once your candle is finished you only need to rinse it out with warm soapy water and then you’re left with this lovely tea trio of cup, saucer and plate to use for an afternoon tea.
Every candle comes beautifully boxed and wrapped in tissue paper all tied up with a bow, and the prices all include post and packing.
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DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MAY 2009
Are you dreaming of the perfect day? Is ‘the green wedding’ your favourite topic of conversation? Do you have hundreds of ideas but not hundreds of pounds? Do you think your man can pull off the ultimate wedding of your dreams?
If so then 'Don't Tell the Bride' is looking for a unique couple and has £12k to make your big day.
January 23, 2009
Lustrous Lingerie for Valentine's
Enamore has created this delightful new range of lingerie for Valentine's Day 2009 and you can buy it from our Eco Chic Boutique.
Featured in February's You & Your Wedding Magazine, Bamboo Parfait is made from a lustrous black bamboo satin trimmed with icing pink lace and candy pink bows. The five piece range includes a bias cut camisole and nightie, ruffle shorts, soft bra and matching garter.
And in fine fettle after a spell away from the computer, the winter weather and the telephones.
We have to admit to having flown to South Africa for a spell of sunshine, to get away from it all, catch up with family and friends and also to meet some like minded people over there. We've been working non stop since the first GreenUnion seed was planted nearly 3 years ago and we've offset our trip by planting trees in South Africa. We're also about to embark on an exciting plan to collaborate with a great charity there called Trees for Schools.
Now we're back we have heaps of great stuff going on and we'll be keeping you in the picture as the weeks go by.
Happy New Year to all our readers and happy planning for those getting married in 2009!
Posted in Green Wedding News
Organic chocolate Wedding Cake offer!
Award winning organic wedding venue Penrhos is offering a FREE organic chocolate Wedding Cake worth £450, made by Penrhos chef Daphne Lambert, for any couple who makes a wedding booking before 1st April 2009 - the wedding to be held at Penrhos any time in the future.
Penrhos is a gem of an old manor farm buried in the half-tamed border country between Herefordshire and Wales. It's the perfect setting for your green wedding.
To make a booking and claim your organic chocolate wedding cake just phone Penrhos on 01544 230720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting 'GreenUnion'.
Fabulous £50 Giveaway!
Penrhos Court has been a farm for 700 years. The 13th century Cruck hall is now an award winning organic banqueting hall, serving seasonal, local, organic food for green weddings, meetings, conferences, retreats, parties and celebrations.
For a chance to win £50 all you have to do is sign up to our email newsletter and get news and reviews about Green and Eco Chic weddings right to your desktop. The lucky recipient will be notified after the close of the draw at the end of February.
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