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Ten Fab Hen Party Games

1.) Mr and Mrs Quiz Put together a list of questions about the happy couple; where was their first date? What is her favourite song? What was his favourite subject at school? Ask the groom first, then ask the bride on her hen night and see if they are a true match! 2.) Say Yes to the Toilet Paper Dress! The objective […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Abigail and Matthew’s Outdoor Inspired Wedding at Whinstone View

Teenage sweethearts Abigail and Matthew were both members of Redcar’s young firefighter association back in 2003 when then first started dating. “It was 13th August 2014, Matt being his spontaneous self-asked if we could go for a late walk on the beach with fish and chips. I remember laughing at him as it was quite hot out yet he put on his […] Read more >

A Closer Look: Enzoani

One of his dresses is up for the ‘Wedding Dress of the Year’ award, but who is the man behind Enzoani? The brand has been alive since 2005, and has been evolved by London College of Fashion Graduate Kang Chun ‘KC’  Lin. He prides himself on being a couture designer, creating luxury dresses for Brides with a budget. His simple yet intricate […] Read more >

Crafts and Cocktails at Whinstone View

We are delighted to be back at the gorgeous Whinstone View, Great Ayton hosting our very popular Crafts and Cocktails event on Thursday 5th October 6-9pm.  The rustic barn, tranquil setting, fine food and delicious cocktails are the perfect combination for the ultimate ‘Girls Night Out’.   Tickets are on sale now at only £15 per person We generally have about 8 […] Read more >

The Back-Up Plan: How To Avoid Wedding Nightmares

Have you woken up in the middle of the night, sweating, after a nightmare that something in your wedding doesn’t go to plan? “What if the venue forget? What if the dress is five times too small? What if the stylist lets me down?”. These are the thoughts that go through every single bride and groom’s mind in the run up to […] Read more >

Aruna Seth Ballet pumps

I was pretty excited to be researching shoes for this post, what little girl or mum doesn’t dream of being a ballet dancer, as a child I was obsessed with ‘The Red Shoes’ ballet, although probably not fully understanding the story but was drawn by the power of the red shoes to possess the owner.  I set out to find some stunning ballet pumps […] Read more >

Sophie and James marry at The Tetley, Leeds the Art Lovers choice

We are delighted to feature the wedding of Sophie and James, they really made the day their own; a celebration of everything that they love.  They chose The Tetley, Leeds and I can see why, this venue perfectly suited them and allowed them to create a beautifully personal celebration.  With special Thanks to Paul Joseph photograph for the beautiful images. To set the […] Read more >

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 >

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 >

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 >