Blog - Inspiration

5 Key Trends For Your 2018 Dress Straight From The Harrogate Bridal Show

It’s never too early to start looking Having been organised for the past 26 years, the Harrogate Bridal Show is one of the biggest trade events in the UK, retailers get the chance to buy from the latest designer collections and see upcoming trends for the next season. With over 350 collections on show, it’s no wonder that international and UK designers […] Read more >

Cakes For Days; Our Favourites

So many cakes, but which is the one for your Wedding? When it comes to choosing the cake for you, it can be difficult to know exactly what you want. I mean, literally anything is possible in the cake world. Whether you’re drawn more towards the traditional or the weird and wonderful, we’ve got the inspiration to help you. Here are our […] Read more >

Finding the perfect Flowergirl dress

Getting everyone suited and booted for the big day is so exciting but for the little one’s this is doubly so, they are often guilty of thinking the outfit is all about them and can be quite hard to please too.  I launched Pretty Gorgeous Weddings as an online boutique but we also have a base in the lovely town of Guisborough, […] Read more >

How to make Jam: DIY Wedding Favours…

So Ridiculously easy… Hello, Not that you will notice but we have changed website hosts so I haven’t been able to upload any content for a few days but we are back up and running now! Yeah… At the weekend I promised the children a trip to a PYO farm to gather fruit to have a go at making Jam.  I thought […] 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 >

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 >

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 >

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 >