Looking After Your Wedding Guests

Looking After Your Wedding Guests

It goes without saying that you will be the centre of attention on your wedding day. But, when planning your celebrations, looking after your wedding guests, can help make the day even happier and more memorable for your guests.

Here are a few ideas you may wish to consider.

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Stationery Ideas For Winter Weddings

Stationery Ideas For Winter Weddings

Your wedding stationery is the perfect way to give your wedding guests a big hint on your colour scheme, wedding style or theme; the venue and even dress code of your big day.

Stationery ideas for winter weddings should fully reflect the theme you have chosen for your wedding, so your guests will know what to be ready for.

Sending invitations should be done in advance, of course, and it’s now time to send some to your guests to invite them to your Christmas or New Year’s Eve wedding.

Let’s have a look at some inspiring ideas that you may like and hopefully choose for yourself!

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How to Wear a Pocket Square

How to Wear a Pocket Square

A stylish pocket square is the perfect finishing touch for the groom and his groomsmen.

The origins of the pocket square go back to the 16th century when it was linked to the handkerchief, but it evolved to become a symbol of wealth, status and style.

It may seem quite a simple accessory, but there is an art to wearing one, including several techniques for folding.

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Mother Of the Bride/Groom Outfits Autumn 22

Mother Of the Bride/Groom Outfits Autumn 22

As the Mother of the Bride or Groom, it’s not always easy to find the perfect outfit that fits and flatters your body shape, looks elegant, and makes you feel good on the most special of days.

The thing to bear in mind is there are no hard and fast rules, gone are the days of stereotypical frumpy outfits.

These outfits are figure flattering, age appropriate and designed to give you confidence on the day.

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Pretty Flower Girl Hairstyles

Pretty Flower Girl Hairstyles

For the youngest member of the bridal party, the chance to dress up with the adults and be pampered is a rare and very grown-up occasion.

As an added bonus they will probably be on their best behaviour when they feel included. All eyes will be on your flower girl before you make your grand entrance, so be sure to choose a hairstyle and outfit she will love.

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Perfect Wedding Day Nails

Perfect Wedding Day Nails

Choosing how to wear your nails on your wedding day might seem like a small decision, but your nails will be front and centre in many of your wedding photos.

From the all important ring shots, to the cutting the cake pictures, your hands will be in the spotlight more than you realise.

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Halloween Season Weddings

Halloween Season Weddings

For a gothic inspired Halloween wedding, there is no better choice of venue than a Stately Home .

Here at Capesthorne Hall we have the most stunning and dramatic locations for your Halloween wedding.

The History

The land here at Capesthorne is steeped in history.

Ancient Saxons and Roman Legions have all left their mark here.

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Styling Your Autumn Wedding Reception

 

Styling Your Autumn Wedding Reception

The colour palette of Autumn provides countless inspiration if you are planning your wedding at this time at year.

The bold rich colours of gold, copper and crimson on the trees here at Capesthorne provide the most beautiful backdrop.

So, we thought we would take a look at some inspiring ways to bring the outside in to your wedding décor.

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Wedding Confetti

Wedding Confetti

Throwing confetti over the newlywed couple is still a very popular tradition.

Confetti is the Italian word for sweets.

In medieval Italy, wedding guests would throw sugared almond sweets over the bride and groom as they symbolised fertility and prosperity. Over the years this possibly painful tradition evolved into paper and flower petal alternatives!

This is most likely to be the reason why gifts of sugared almonds are still very popular as wedding favours.

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The Best New Fragrances for Your Autumn/Winter Wedding

The Best New Fragrances for Your Autumn/Winter Wedding

The best perfume for your wedding has to be one that you absolutely love and will continue to evoke treasured memories of your wedding day whenever you smell it.

If you are getting married this Autumn/Winter and looking for a beautiful fragrance to wear, you will be pleased to know that he big fragrance houses tend to release their perfumes around this time of year.

Here are some of our new favourites for you to choose from!

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