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cake in window | Sally & Gavin | intimate lush wedding | castle wedding | Thornbury Castle | Gloucestershire | Alice Morgan Photography | February 2018

Inspiration: intimate castle wedding

A small wedding for a big day in February 2018 saw this intimate (and impromptu) castle wedding of Sally and Gavin at Thornbury Castle in Gloucestershire. Intimate wedding trend On average, wedding guest numbers are decreasing and micro weddings are on the rise; with couples wishing to keep things small, personal and more meaningful. Not […]

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Photography by Life in Focus Photography

Wedding venue review: Ashmolean Museum

Ashmolean Museum wedding venue review You’d be forgiven if you didn’t realise that you could get married at the magnificent Ashmolean Museum in Oxford – there are some wonderful unknown venue options on offer right on our doorsteps. Licensed wedding venues In 1995, the law was changed to allow marriages to be conducted in other civil […]

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Keep calm and carry on…wedding planning

Keep calm and carry on…wedding planning Huge congratulations if you’re currently planning your forthcoming wedding. Whilst organising a wedding is incredibly exciting, it can sometimes be a daunting challenge too. Especially as you’ve possibly never organised an event of this scale or importance before, you’re trying to please lots of people and everyone seems to […]

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Photography by Farrow Photography

Celebrating 4 years of Hanami Dream!

What a day for celebration the fourth of July is:  Independence Day, Alice Day and today is the 4th birthday of Hanami Dream weddings and special occasions! four years since my first styled shoot Yes, today marks four years since I published my first styled photo shoot under the umbrella of Hanami Dream. After that Alice in Wonderland […]

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Hanami Dream | inspiration | mood board | The Secret Garden | modern Edwardian styled bridal shoot by Hanami Dream | denim | Cogges Manor Farm | Witney | September 2017 | Photography by Cat Stephens Photography www.catstephensphotography.com

inspiration: denim

casual blues for a rustic barn wedding complete with denim stationery – embroidered denim rather than a traditional paper suite: menus on napkins, name place sleeves around milk bottle glasses, table plan labels hung on Portuguese laurels plants See more images in our gallery and the amazing local suppliers who came together to make this shoot possible in […]

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