Blog - Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Catherine and Steven’s Colourful 50’s Style Wedding

On 10th September 2016, Catherine and Steven married at Grinkle Park Hotel in North Yorkshire. The couple grew up together, with Steven being a best friend of Catherine’s brother and living just around the corner. After moving away, Catherine returned to where they both had lived and started to hang around with both Steven and her brother, and their romance grew from […] 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 >

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 >

Real Wedding: Harriet and Steven’s Vintage Outdoor Wedding

Harriet and Steven married on 23rd July 2016 after being introduced to each other by a mutual friend at Harriet’s 22nd birthday, “She was convinced we were perfect for each other and then 4 years later was right and contributed to a big part of our day by being on of my bridesmaids.” The couple chose to hold their wedding day at […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Stephanie and Martin’s Rockliffe Hall Wedding

Wedding photographer Dirk van der Werff shared one of his beautiful Real Weddings with us for our latest edition of Kiss The Bride Magazine. Here, he tells us about Stephanie and Martin’s special day in a Darlington venue. “Stephanie and Martin’s beautifully stylish wedding at five-star Rockliffe Hall was a beautiful occasion which dovetailed perfectly with my style of photography. Stephanie and […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Chelsea and Derek’s Silver and Baby Pink Wedding Day

Chelsea and Derek McGurl met through mutual friends and were married on 4th September 2016, with a classy silver sparkle and Disney baby pink theme. The bride wore a gorgeous Mermaid gown, with a train that made Chelsea look like she was literally walking on Cloud 9! Her bridesmaid wore alternative dresses, with three maids wearing full length baby pink while two […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Kirsty and Kelvin’s Festival Wedding at Whinstone View

Kelvin and Kirsty first locked eyes on each other at V Festival, sharing food and their love of music and later reconnecting via Facebook. “Kelvin took me away to my favourite place (Cornwall) camping for the weekend to celebrate the anniversary of the date we met. We went into Newquay for food then as it got dark we had a nightcap at […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Sarah and Damien’s Crathorne Hall Wedding

Sarah and Damien married at Crathorne Hall on 13th March. The couple made this day truly theirs with a combination of themes to match their personalities. Sarah’s bridesmaids wore stunning deep blue dresses with diamante belts and hair accessories and a very special wand for the youngest bridesmaid, while Sarah wore a gorgeous ivory gown with floral embroidery and lace. Damien wore […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Katy and Peter’s Elegant and Personalised Wedding Day

Katy and Peter work for Bauer Media and met at Viking FM in Hull in January 2013. Peter was the new radio presenter and Katy had been promoted to Head of the Yorkshire Cash for Kids charities. Peter carefully and thoughtfully planned the engagement; he surprised Katy with a trip to Dublin where her late grandparents had got married. Peter proposed outside […] Read more >

Real Wedding: Katie and Joe’s Tale as Old as Time

Katie and Joe Stammers first met at University in Scarborough, when, like every good Disney film, fate put them together … Engagement Joe: The first time I met Kat she was moving into the room directly opposite me. We also ended up being on the same course, so we spent a lot of time together in and out of Uni that year, […] Read more >