Getting married is one of the biggest days of your life. It can all go by in a flash compared to the amount of time, effort, money and planning it takes to get to that trouble-free day. Many people are daunted by the prospect of organizing their wedding and have no idea of where to start. Written by the established wedding planner, Blaithin O'Reilly Murphy, Distinctive Weddings; Tying the Knot Without the Rope Burns brings together in one attractive book all the information you need - from sourcing the ring, to booking the band, picking the menu to hiring the transport, and everything in-between. Also included are handy insider tips, `what to ask', forms for bookings, templates for invitations, and listings of some of the most popular prayers, readings, gospels, and hymns. The ultimate guide to planning your wedding day.