The Outdoor Wedding Show

The Outdoor Wedding Show

The Largest Sami Tipi  Showcase The Outdoor Wedding Show is the largest of our showcase events we host throughout the year. This is your opportunity to see two different tipi setups, which also means two different styles in the tipis giving you lots of inspiration for...
The Right Bar Service For Your Outdoor Wedding

The Right Bar Service For Your Outdoor Wedding

The Full Bar Service In my opinion this is the easiest of the three options, why because it is simply done for you. Do not underestimate the number of decisions you will have to make and consider when planning any wedding, having the drink service done for you is one...

Tips and Tricks to a DIY Wedding Bar

The DIY Option When planning an outdoor or tipi wedding, one of the attractions can be that you can provide the drinks for your guests all day long. This is the more challenging of the three options (ie having it done for you), simply as you will have so much to do...
Welcome to the Jungle Tipi Styling

Welcome to the Jungle Tipi Styling

Welcome To The Jungle Around 12 months ago, we began putting plans in place for our Autumn Open Event 2017. I remember like it was only yesterday inviting Cathy from Boelle Events to style the tipis for a second year running, the only brief she was given was how many...
Introducing Priory Meadows

Introducing Priory Meadows

41 Acres of Lush Countryside All To Yourself We are so excited to introduce to you our new venue in the North Leicestershire Countryside ‘Priory Meadows’. Priory Meadows, just like the name is a beautiful expanse of grassland and wild meadow flowers set in the North...
Who To See This Sunday

Who To See This Sunday

Who To See at The Sami Tipi Summer Showcase On Sunday 15th July we will be joined with a team of local suppliers who all LOVE an outdoor wedding. The Hideaway Open Event is the perfect opportunity to see two of our giant hat tipis and chill-out tipi styled to give you...
The Hideaway Tipi Showcase

The Hideaway Tipi Showcase

Summer Showcase Our Summer Showcase is just over one week away and the team have been busy getting the pretty details ready for the event which includes lots of bright coloured painting. Tara from Tickety Boo will be styling the tipis, with a vibrant “Summer...
How to Plan Your Wedding Weekend

How to Plan Your Wedding Weekend

Having a Wedding Weekend It is now becoming more and more popular to extend wedding celebrations over an entire weekend.  This can be great fun and gives you the opportunity to spend more time with your guests, especially if they have travelled a long way to see you...
Sami Tipi Summer Showcase

Sami Tipi Summer Showcase

Summer Showcase 15th July What glorious weather we are experiencing at the moment, this helps to get us super excited for everything we have planned for our SUMMER SHOWCASE! This will be taking place at a stunning new venue we are managing called The Hideaway at...
Entertaining Children at Your Wedding

Entertaining Children at Your Wedding

To Invite Children or not? Before you even consider how you are going to entertain the little ones, the first question really is “to invite children or not”. This question has some mixed opinions and honestly I don’t think there is a right or wrong answer,...
The Hideaway at Stanton’s Wood

The Hideaway at Stanton’s Wood

NEW Outdoor Wedding Venue We are super excited to be sharing with you a NEW outdoor wedding venue. Situated just a stone’s throw away from Calke Abbey in Ticknall, this new venue is nestled within a private woodland area at Stanton’s Wood. The venue is...
The Secret Garden Styling Inspiration

The Secret Garden Styling Inspiration

Wedding Styling Inspiration This was such a beautiful wedding shoot to work on, surrounded by a fabulous team. If you are planning a garden themed wedding, this shoot is full of styling inspiration for you. Tara from Tickety Boo Events got creative with three of our...
What if it Rains?

What if it Rains?

But What if it Rains? When planning an outdoor wedding or celebration one thing we get asked over and over again is “what if it rains?’ Firstly and foremost, I would say do not worry about it, there really is nothing you can do about the weather, it will be what it...
See The Tipis and More This Weekend

See The Tipis and More This Weekend

It is all happening this weekend!! The tipis are up and have been handed over to Tara from Tickety Boo to sprinkle her magic over, adding in lots of pretty detail. Teaming up with her is Jo from Jo Beth Floral Design and also Nicola from Rose Press with her award...

Win with Mambo Mobile Bars

Sami Tipi Open Weekend With just over one week to go to our Open Weekend we are thrilled to share with you yet another amazing competition.  This is so exciting, I might just have to enter myself (of course I can’t, but if I could)! Our showcase weekend is...
WIN with Megan Wilson

WIN with Megan Wilson

Sami Tipi Open Weekend Our Open Weekend is just around the corner and we are super exciting to share with you an amazing competition! This really is something very special and we were thrilled when we heard the details of it. Our showcase weekend is taking place on...
Win with Thomas The Caterer

Win with Thomas The Caterer

Sami Tipi Open Weekend As you may have seen this week we launched our Open Weekend which is taking place on Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May. This is your opportunity to see our stunning tipis and meet a whole host of inspirational suppliers who can help you to...