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Made In England – Bexbrides

Rebecca Lombard-Earl (Bex) is the founder of Bexbrides. Bex is an award winning designer with a fabulous studio in Hurworth just outside Darlington. Bex and her team design made-to-measure bespoke bridal gowns and also provide a specialist customisation and repair service for vintage gowns. Bex offers a wide range of styles to suit every client’s budget and theme and is particularly known […] Read more >

5 Minutes with . . . coolblu

Picture this. You’ve found your perfect venue – maybe it has family ties, maybe it’s sticking within a small budget, maybe it’s the only venue that can host your volume of guests, but something is lacking. Sparkle. Magic. Wow-factor. It doesn’t quite say “best day of our lives”, and needs an injection of pow. Don’t sweat it – coolblu have seriously got […] Read more >

5 Minutes with . . . Flowermaiden

North Yorkshire based florist, Flowermaiden work from a studio off Bow Street, Guisborough neighbouring the priory gardens. The idyllic location with private parking provides a perfect place for couples to stop by and discuss their floral ideas. From colours to flower types, sizes and seasons, fragrances, who should have what, to which side do you wear your floral corsages; all your questions […] Read more >

Made In England – Glory Days Bridal

Glory Days was founded by Hayley Claire Neil – dressmaker, costume designer and vintage devotee. Having developed a passion for fashion history and design at an early age, Hayley designed, sewed, sketched and embroidered her way through school, gained a degree in costume design, maker, and embroidered her way through school gained a degree in costume design at the Edinburgh College of Art […] Read more >

Advice From The Experts – Sugarland

So you want to find your perfect wedding cake, but there are so many different flavours and styles to choose from. Where do you start? Sharon, founder of Sadie May Cakes talks cake shopping and trends. Sharon has always been creative, developing a true passion for cake design and a love for perfecting her client’s visions, especially when it comes to making […] Read more >

An Interview with Watkins-Wright Hairdressing

Watkins-Wright hairdressing provides top quality styling and cutting. Across their five branches in Thirsk, Knaresborough, Great Ayton, Boroughbridge and Kirkbymoorside, the team are trained to consistently high standards of excellence in hairdressing. Kirstin interviewed Amelia and Katie from the Great Ayton salon to get an insight into their top products, styles and trends for your wedding day. Do brides need to be […] Read more >

An Interview with Temple Spa

Temple Spa is an exclusive spa based brand found in five-star spas, Harrods, boutique hotels and exclusive means of travel. We interviewed Helen Wardle, a Group Area Sales Manager in the North East of England to find out more about this award-winning brand. Temple Spa products are rich in natural ingredients, anti-ageing, Paraben-free, not tested on animals, unisex, active – people really […] Read more >

Midsummer’s Dream – The Kate Fearnley Bridal Collection

We had the pleasure of joining Kate Fearnley on her new collection bridal shoot. Travelling in a VW Lovedub we captured the luxury and style of the collection from country to sea with photographers Michael Cartwright and Natalie Pluck. This first look for Kate Feanley’s bridal collection was photographed on the North Yorkshire Moors by Michael Cartwright. Kate Fearnley has been well […] Read more >

The Wedding Wednesday After Party – 12th April

Every week, we put together a handy round up of who we feature in Wedding Wednesday on Facebook. Wednesday 12th April Grinkle Park Hotel is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and has a choice of private dining suites for your ceremony and reception. Pretty Gorgeous Weddings have a collection of stylish flower girl dresses to make every little girl feel like a princess. Cute […] Read more >

In Love With Italy

The beauty of the Sorrentine Peninsula is nothing short of spectacular; we took four days out to explore Ravello, the Amalfi coast, Positano and Sorrento with our guide Cheryl Pagano of Bella Sposa. The extraordinary landscapes are incredible: in one direction you face lush green mountains, turn to see dramatic limestone cliffs overlooking azure blue seas and then wander down tiny medieval […] Read more >