Floral Installations

A stunning trend for weddings is floral installations. They up the flowers used in your wedding for maximum impact and if you’re looking at Cheshire wedding venues for your floral artwork, then Capesthorne Hall has all the space you need. Read more

Grooms Trends

When we think of fashion for the groom, we probably tend towards the traditional, a morning suit with top hat and tails, or possibly a tuxedo. However, just as there is no one size fits all for women this is also true for men and there are some weddings where the traditional look will really kill the atmosphere you’re going for. We’ve put together some fabulous grooms trends to show there are as many choices for men as there are for women. Read more

Entertaining Children

As a parent with two small kids, entertaining children at social gatherings is one of my top priorities. Being able to go to a wedding, or any party really, without worrying about my children getting bored is the greatest gift anyone can give me. Here are ten simple and inexpensive ideas to keeping your littlest guests entertained so your bigger guests can relax. Read more

Gadgets for Guys and Girls

We’ve recently looked at gifts for bridesmaids and groomsmen in separate blogs, but not everyone is the same. Some women don’t wear a lot of jewellery, not every man drinks or like barbeques. Some of us love our technology, so here is a collection of some of the hottest gadgets for guys and girls in your bridal party that you need to treat. Read more

Vegan Cakes

Veganism is a lifestyle movement that is growing every day and for good reason. Vegans only eat plant-based foods, a dietary choice based on their fundamental believes. Along with meat and fish, this includes cutting out dairy products and meat-based derivatives. We’ve looked into some fantastic vegan cakes for your wedding on today’s blog. Read more

Bridal Separates

Bridal outfits don’t have to be straight dresses. Last year we looked at jumpsuits and trouser suits for brides who want something different. Today, I’ve brought you a range of two-piece bridal separates so you can see how to create a stunning, feminine and unique look just for you. Read more

Blessings at Capesthorne

So far this year, we’ve looked at massive changes taking place at Capesthorne Hall to make it the perfect location for your stress-free wedding and today I’m going to tell you about one more. As well as officiating weddings, we can also offer wedding blessings at Capesthorne. Blessings are not legally binding like church or civil ceremonies are. They’re a spiritual blessing of your union. Read more

Second Look Bridesmaid

When you hear the phrase second look bridesmaid you may think one of two things; what is it? or can this wedding get any more expensive?

Well, in this blog I’m going to explain what it is, why it can actually be a good thing, and how you can keep it within budget. Read more

Bespoke Wedding Rings

When it comes to rings, whether engagement rings or wedding bands, sometimes original is best. Maybe you have an idea of your dream ring, something you’ve planned for years, or you’re really into Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones or Harry Potter and want a ring to represent your passion. In that case, you’ll want to consider bespoke wedding rings, so here’s a handy guide to make sure you get exactly what you want. Read more

Gifts for Him

A little while ago we looked at great gifts to give your bridesmaids. Today we’re looking at gifts for the groomsmen. I’ve moved away from traditional gifts such as cuff links or tankards, although these shouldn’t be dismissed if you know your groomsmen will love them. Below is a selection of fun and unique thank you gifts for the men doing all the directing that day. Read more