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Gowns fit for a Ballerina

I’m in bridal gown heaven right now, I think this might be my favourite style ever! It was so ridiculously hard to pick our top picks for this look. The criteria was strictly ethereal, acres of tulle, soft draping, gossamer fine fabrics, pastel colours and lots of movement.  I hope we ticked all of these boxes for you, these designers are incredibly […] Read more >

Dream Ballerina

Feel like a prima-ballerina with this week’s elegant mood board. There is plenty of luxurious tulle skirts and overgrown florals, soft pastels and shocking white. Using ballet slippers into decor is an instant show-stopper. We love the adorable sugarplum fairies in this mood board, ready to flutter across the dancefloor and spread their fairy magic to guests. Credits – Diane Hu Photography – Archetype Studio – Oliver […] Read more >

The Groom’s Guide – How to Fold a Pocket Square

Don’t just stuff it in your top pocket any-old-how. James Bond wouldn’t do that. Step One – Start out by laying the pocket square on a flat surface. Step Two – Fold one corner in so that you get two overlapping triangles (they don’t want to line up exactly, giving you two points at the tip). Step Three – Fold one side […] Read more >

Sporting Lodge Inns

“Here at Sporting Lodge Inns, Teesside we want to make your Wedding Day as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. With our flexible packages you have the enjoyment of being able to select each element of your special day from the menus and drinks packages to the decorations and entertainment but with the added luxury of our Wedding Coordinator being able to bring […] Read more >

Wild at Heart – Animals at Weddings

Warning: This blog post contains cuteness! Today we are bringing you a photograph collection of animals at weddings because … well, just because! Be prepared for dogs, cats, donkeys and lambs wearing flower crowns, bow ties, tuxedos and mini-veils. (Wear Wag Repeat – Pinterest – Taylor Lord – Paula O’Hara – Sapphire Event Group – Megan Kay Photography) (Lissa Alexandra Photography – Josh Madson – Hilary Cam Photography – […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Lauren and Andrew’s DIY Vintage Wedding at Lartington Hall

Lauren and Andrew met on an evening in Durham. Lauren was out for a friend’s birthday and Andrew was on an impromptu night out. “Andrew and I had gone to Edinburgh for a weekend break. Andrew proposed in Edinburgh Zoo – it was a hot summer’s day and he chose a secluded spot at the top of a hill which overlooked the […] Read more >

Simple DIY: Personalized wedding hangers

Personalized wedding hangers Today we are showing you how to make some quick and easy wedding hangers, which are perfect for the bride to hang her dress on as well as the bridesmaids dresses, avoiding any unnecessary confusion on the big day, helping make your wedding that touch less stressful. We had so much fun making this simple project, we are  going […] Read more >

Feeling Mellow in Canary Yellow

Yellow doesn’t need to be feared. It’s a vibrant and quirky colour with a pallet that can be used in flowers, decorations and bridesmaids dresses. Of course, when we think of yellow flowers we think of a bold sunflower, but if they aren’t your thing, why not try little lemon slices hidden in your decor and ice cold drinks? It’s another colour […] Read more >

The Groom’s Guide – The Groom’s Survival Kit

We’ve created a Bride’s Emergency Kit, which is perfect for brides-to-be and bridesmaids to have on the morning of the wedding but don’t worry Gents, we won’t be leaving you out. Traditionally, the groom and his groomsmen stay at the couple’s home on the eve of the wedding day, with a fry up on the morning and heading to the ceremony venue […] Read more >

The Parkmore Hotel

Spacious, extremely accommodating and with a wealth of experience in hosting elegant weddings tailored to your requirements, The Parkmore Hotel in Eaglescliffe is the perfect choice. With two beautiful rooms to choose from to host your service and reception (although The Parkmore Hotel only holds one wedding a day!), you have true flexibility for creativity, safe in the knowledge that the hotel […] Read more >