Ceremony · Vows · Wedding Admin

5 top tips for writing your own vows

Photos by Olivia Leigh Weddings Deciding to write your own wedding vows is a cute and creative way to express to your partner just why you’re marrying them and what you hope for the future you’re about to build together. But it can also be surprisingly challenging! You may think your better half is the… Continue reading 5 top tips for writing your own vows

Ceremony · Decorations · Wedding Theme

Wedding decor: bringing the outside in

I see so many weddings that make absolutely stunning use of an outdoor space, particularly the ones that take something as simple as a single tree and build their entire wedding ceremony around it. After all, on a beautiful day what better place is there to get married than in a setting like this: Photo… Continue reading Wedding decor: bringing the outside in

Ceremony · Wedding Traditions · Would You?

Would you… get married in church?

Would You?  sees our two bloggers debate either side of a wedding related issue. You can then vote for your opinion. This week we’re looking at the location of your ceremony: church vs. somewhere else! Feel free to write in the comments who you agree with and any other thorny wedding issues you’d like us to tackle… Continue reading Would you… get married in church?

Ceremony · Photography · Reception

Three London wedding venues to make you feel like royalty

Sadly we can’t all be Kate Middleton and have a glamorous wedding in Westminster Abbey watched by thousands of people worldwide, but that certainly does not mean that we don’t  deserve to have our Princess moment! As a two born and bred Londoners we had to start our hunt for venues of grandeur in the… Continue reading Three London wedding venues to make you feel like royalty

Ceremony · Wedding Traditions · Would You?

Would you… be ‘given away’ at your wedding?

Would You?  sees our two bloggers debate either side of a wedding related issue. You can then vote for your opinion. This week we’re looking at the tradition of the bride’s family ‘giving’ the bride away. Feel free to write in the comments who you agree with and any other thorny wedding issues you’d like us… Continue reading Would you… be ‘given away’ at your wedding?

Ceremony · Readings

Our favourite wedding readings from literature

Have you ever had that moment where you read a book and a passage or sentence just jumps out at you as completely perfect, as if the writer could see inside your head and express something more eloquently than you would ever be able to? For me, it has to be J.D. Salinger’s A Girl I Knew… Continue reading Our favourite wedding readings from literature