WHEN Joe Swash proposed to Stacey Solomon surrounded by flowers final month, it regarded like one thing straight out of a fairytale.
The Eastenders star obtained down on one knee on Christmas Eve in the woods near their house in Essex – which Stacey says is one in every of her “favorite locations on this planet”.
Joe Swash and Stacey Solomon obtained engaged on Christmas Eve final yrCredit score: Instagram
And primarily based on what Stacey’s mentioned concerning the marriage ceremony planning to this point, it is wanting like their large day will likely be equally as swoon-worthy.
Earlier this month, the mum-of-three, 31, revealed she has her heart set on marrying in 2021 as their “loved ones won’t be around forever”.
Right here Fabulous takes a take a look at how Stacey and Joe’s large day is already shaping up – from their dream venue to THE costume.
Stacey revealed she’s discovered her ‘dream venue’Credit score: @staceysolomon/Instagram
It has been lower than a month since Stacey obtained engaged – and the star has wasted no time trying to find venues.
Final week, Stacey answered questions from a few of her 4m followers on Instagram concerning the marriage ceremony and revealed they’ve already discovered the place they need to tie the knot.
Answering a query about whether or not she’d ever get married overseas, Stacey shared a photograph of a transformed church with a glass ceiling – however did not verify if this was her venue.
She mentioned: “I used to suppose I needed to run away and elope, however after shedding members of the family this yr, I couldn’t really feel extra reverse…
Joe popped the query in entrance of a floral show he’d created within the woods close to their home in EssexCredit score: Instagram
“One of many important causes we’d like to get married as quickly as we are able to is as a result of there’s particular individuals in our lives that won’t be round endlessly.
“And I’d do something to share our day with them. Particularly understanding already how a lot we’ll miss these that may’t be there.
“I’ve discovered my dream venue, we’re simply attempting to see if the dates work and if it’s potential and I can’t wait to take you there with us when/if we’re allowed.”
Disney Princess Day
Stacey beforehand mentioned she needed a ‘Disney fairytale-style marriage ceremony’Credit score: Instagram
Although the proposal got here as an enormous shock to Stacey, the star mentioned her and Joe would usually discuss marriage.
In April 2018, Stacey instructed her Loose Women co-stars that she needed a “Disney fairytale-style” marriage ceremony.
She joked: “I am hoping for birds to get me dressed!”
Insisting that she’d be open to compromise on the plans, Stacey mentioned Joe would largely let her organise her dream day.
She’s already began marriage ceremony planningCredit score: Instagram
She mentioned: “We spoke about it and he doesn’t need to get entangled in any respect, so I’ll get to run the ship.
“If he circled and had legitimate explanation why he did not desire a large marriage ceremony, then I must take into account it.”
Up to now, it looks as if Stacey has already got a fairytale-worthy engagement ring – after Joe included opals (that are Stacey’s delivery stone) from Australia into the design to symbolize the place they first met.
Beautiful lace costume
Again in 2017, Stacey tried on marriage ceremony attire at a London boutique when she was searching for a purple carpet occasionCredit score: Instagram
She paired the lace robe with a sheer veilCredit score: Instagram
Like most brides, we anticipate Stacey will maintain her marriage ceremony costume a secret till the large day.
However again in August 2017, she tried on a couple of wedding dresses at the Suzanne Neville boutique in London when she was searching for a purple carpet occasion.
When she had her decide of robes, Stacey opted for a standard V-neck lace costume with a fitted bodice and A-Line skirt.
Unable to cover her pleasure, the mum paired the beautiful robe with a easy sheer veil and joked she could not cease fascinated with weddings “all day, on a regular basis”.
DIY visitor e book
Stacey has turned an outdated globe right into a visitor e book
She could have shot to fame on The X Issue – however today, Stacey is well-known for her artful ideas.
So it’s going to come as no shock that she’s planning on making a number of ins and outs for the marriage.
Over the weekend, Stacey revealed how she’s started turning an old globe into a guest book.
Writing “endlessly begins as we speak” on the surface, Stacey captioned her publish: “I’ve stolen the boys’ globe. They do not want it proper now. As quickly as we’re allowed to enterprise out of the home I will purchase them one other one!”
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