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Royal wedding part two

Obviously, I love a good wedding and even more so a royal one. Well, if you wait longer enough then two come along at once and we’ve certainly been spoilt for royal weddings this year! I was glued to the television once again on Friday to see Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank get married for […]

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Finding the perfect wedding dress

For many, picking a wedding dress may be the most exciting purchase that you make and, some may say, one of the best (and hardest) decisions in the wedding planning process. wedding dress trends Finding the perfect wedding dress is no mean feat and wedding dresses over the years are an example of fashion trends […]

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Children at weddings

wedding guest list The wedding guest list is often cited as being one of the top stresses for couples during wedding planning (whether you plan to invite children or not to your big day). Who to invite is personal to each couple, as every family has different circumstances and it depends who is ‘hosting’ the wedding (and often […]

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5 reasons tiny weddings rock

Tiny wedding trend On average, wedding guest numbers are decreasing and a lovely trend in micro or tiny weddings is on the rise; with couples wishing to keep things small, personal and more meaningful. Not always in the extreme of eloping but a step away from traditions and expectations. Making the day a wonderful experience for everyone […]

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Wedding venue review: Merriscourt

Merriscourt wedding venue review Merriscourt is one of my favourite barn wedding venues in the heart of the Cotswolds. A vast expanse of space and possibilities; complete with modern facilities, accommodation and in house catering options. It is a ‘one stop shop’ of a wedding venue which offers freedom, creativity, transparent pricing, and above all […]

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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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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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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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