Bridal Capes

Next year is all set to be big on romance in weddings so a big trend for 2020 will be bridal capes. A cape, capelet or jacket can be the perfect accessory to create this look. Whether you want something little or something dramatic, there is sure to be one out there for you. Read more

Wedding Gloves

A trend that’s set to be big in 2020 is wedding gloves. These old-fashioned bridal accessories are making a comeback for romantic weddings and for those after a timeless, classic look. Here are some examples of modern gloves to give you some inspiration. Read more

Autumn Harvest

I say it every year, Autumn is my favourite season. I love the colours and, although it’s sunny outside, you still need to layer up. But what I love most is the food. So many different types of fruit and vegetables are in season that we’re spoilt for choice. Read more

Experience Weddings

Your wedding is one of the most important moments of your life. You want a significant celebration, something your guests won’t stop talking about. That’s why brides are looking for ways to make their wedding an experience, something different so it stands out from other weddings. Here are just some of the ways Capesthorne Hall is the perfect Cheshire venue for an experience wedding. Read more

Purples for Autumn/Winter 2019

The Pantone palette for autumn and winter are shades of purple. Read more

Caring for Number One

Getting married is one of the most stressful things you can do, along with moving house or changing jobs. With that in mind, while you’re organising flowers and creating seating plans and having dress fittings, you have to find space for your own mental health. After all, you don’t want to spend your wedding day a nervous wreck. Read more

Video Mapping

Technology gives us new and exciting options when planning weddings and one of those is video mapping. This is an idea that rising in popularity and it’s easy to see why. Read more

Zen Do’s

The world of hen do’s is a funny one. There are so many choices that you might find it hard to choose. And it doesn’t matter how energetic or strange your idea is, you will find someone who can do it. However, while there’s been a recent trend in experience hen do’s, there’s also a surge towards something more peaceful; zen do’s. Read more

Autumn Wedding Cakes

Even though it’s only September, it already feels like autumn is just around the corner. There’s a crispness in the air we only get at this time of year, the sun isn’t as warm and the trees are starting to change colour. But that’s OK because autumn is my favourite season. I love the colours, the food and the excuse to wear an extra layer, and at the moment I’m thinking about cake, so this week I’m looking at new inspiration for autumn wedding cakes. Read more

Princess Tiaras

Princess tiaras are becoming increasingly popular for 19/20 brides. We’ve had lots of royal and high-profile weddings where the bride has used this type of tiara.

It’s a royal touch all brides can have. It has quite a distinctive shape, like a miniature crown it gradually rises to a peak in the centre like a coronet. They are quite formal, but that shouldn’t stop you wearing one. The only wedding they may look out of place at is a bohemian wedding where a natural crown is more fitting. Read more