A-Line Wedding Dresses

A popular choice for brides is the A-line wedding dress. They have many similarities with the princess/ball gown style dress while also being quite different. An A-line dress is flattering on all body types so it’s not a surprise that many brides opt for this feminine style.

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Autumn Mocktails

Last week, we looked at autumn cocktails to serve at your wedding, drinks that encapsulate autumn in a glass and keep you warm.  Not everyone drinks alcohol though and you’ll want something for everyone, so here are some autumn mocktails as an alternative.

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Ballgown Wedding Dresses

Ballgown weddings dresses are also known as princess wedding dresses. They have a classic fairy tale princess silhouette with a bodice and flared skirt. When people think about wedding dresses, it’s probably the one style most people think about, with good reason.

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Cocktails for Autumn Weddings

The seasons come with their own unique flavour and we can celebrate these in cocktails at your wedding.

I’ve gathered together five autumnal cocktails that are easy to make and sure to please your guests on these colder days. With hot cocktails, champagne cocktails and even one with gin, there is bound to be something for every palette.

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Fit and Flare Dresses

Whether we call them fit and flare, mermaid or fishtail, or even trumpet dresses, we are all meaning the same thing, a figure-hugging gown with a statement skirt. They are incredibly versatile, perfect for all shapes and sizes. Read more

Outdoor Entertainment

I’m a forward-looking person. As the weather starts to turn grey and dark, I look towards spring. So today I want to look at the types of outdoor activities and entertainment you can have at Capesthorne Hall for your wedding guests. My motto is if we plan for it, then it won’t hold us back.

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Tips for a Winter Wedding

Winter weddings are magical affairs, full of romance and seasonal excitement. However, there are some weather and temperature issues that we shouldn’t ignore if we want the perfect winter wedding. Last week, we looked at styles of coats ideal for keeping warm, and this week we’re exploring other things to consider so the cold won’t affect your day.

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Dresses with Sleeves

As the weather turns colder, wedding dresses with sleeves are an option for keeping yourself warm while still looking gorgeous. There are several different styles of sleeves, so it’s worth looking at them to find out which ones are right for you. Read more

Colours for 2021

Pantone Colour Institute has created a new palette of ten standout colours. We can expect to see these colours on the New York runways for the top designers’ 2021 spring/summer collections. It’s an understatement to say that 2020 has been a challenging year, so it’s not surprising that these colours are bright and forward-looking. Read more

Coats for Weddings

As the weather gets colder, we must find ways to keep warm while still looking great at any autumn/winter wedding we’re invited too. This is particularly important in 2020, as we’re encouraged to hold as much of a wedding outside as possible. Here are some ideas on how to keep warm and stylish . . .

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