Mother of the Bride Outfits

If your daughter has gotten engaged, trying to find the perfect outfit can be a little overwhelming. You don’t want to outshine your daughter, but there will be a lot of attention on you, so you must look your best. Here are some great outfits that won’t break the bank to give you some inspiration. Read more

Wedding Cake Toppers

OK, so weddings are on hold for a while. It’s not the end of the world though, it means you have more time to plan, source what you want and give self-employed people some business. Everyone wins. Today, I’m looking at wedding cake toppers and moving away from the traditional figures of couples. Read more

Simple Bun Hairstyles

When choosing how to have your hair for your wedding, there are a couple of things to think about. The main one for me though is how much fussing do you want during the day? If you have an elaborate style are you going to spend most of your day panicking about whether your hair is still in place? If the answer is yes, then simple hairstyles are the way to go. Read more

Bridal Head Wear Trends

If you’re getting married this year, here are two bridal head wear trends that you need to know about before going straight for a tiara or a veil: bridal headbands and floral crowns. Read more

Game of Thrones Wedding

OK, so having watched all eight series of the epic Game of Thrones, I can’t think of a single wedding that ended well. However, Game of Thrones was set in a tumultuous political landscape with dragons and ice zombies thrown in for good measure, grim dark is the technical genre term, not the real world, so you can have a Game of Thrones themed wedding without fearing a replay of the Red Wedding. And it would certainly be a lot of fun. Read more

Same Sex Wedding

What if, at your wedding, there are two brides. Or two grooms. You want a style to complement your partner while still doing you. Here are some fabulous ideas to inspire you both if yours is a same sex wedding. Read more

Outdoor Weddings at Capesthorne Hall

You’re engaged! Congratulations! Now comes the planning and one of the first things you must do is set a date and before you can do that, you need a venue. So, the first decision, after saying yes of course, is where you’re getting married.

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Jane Austen Themed Weddings

Jane Austen is probably more popular now than she was during her own lifetime. Whether it is new editions of her stories, or turning her work into films and television series, people can’t get enough of her and for good reason. She portrayed strong women and realistic romances that we can identify with and her marriages are iconic.

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Savoury Cakes

Not everyone has a sweet tooth, or maybe you want two cakes, one traditional sweet cake and one a little different so your guests have a choice. Here are some great ideas of savoury cakes, or if you just want a wedding cake that stands out for all the right reasons.

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Wedding Guest Books


Guest books are a wedding staple. They’re a way for your guests to leave you a personal message wishing you well on the new phase of your life. Traditionally this is a book, or even a video, but there are more creative ideas than that and here’s a list of the best ones.

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