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Wedding Dates To Avoid

You wouldn’t be the first if you thought that picking a date for your wedding was simple. Many have made the mistake of assuming that just about any date will do, so long as the weather is reasonable and the season suits the theme. However, there are a few small [...]

By | 2013-08-16T12:53:11+00:00 August 16th, 2013|

Traditional and Alternative Wedding Photography

There’s a wide range of options for photography at your wedding, from traditional wedding photography to picture booths and DIY camera hand-outs. We always recommend traditional photography to people, as it’s usually the best way to archive your day, but there are also plenty of alternative, creative and fun choices [...]

By | 2013-08-08T13:53:14+00:00 August 8th, 2013|

Wedding Rings and Engagement Rings

Tradition would imply that you should be spending about two months’ wages on your engagement ring, but tradition is not always a reasonable thing. In 2012 the average money spent on an engagement ring stands at around £1,800 – a tremendous figure for most people, especially in the current economic [...]

By | 2013-08-02T10:18:18+00:00 August 2nd, 2013|

Traditional Wedding Hats and Hat Etiquette – Part Two

The time of day at which your guests will be attending should directly affect the style of hat that they’re wearing. Typically, as the day progresses the hats should get smaller. In traditional social situations, it’s considered inappropriate, or even vulgar, to wear large hats in the morning or evening [...]

By | 2013-07-25T11:04:44+00:00 July 25th, 2013|

Traditional Wedding Hats and Hat Etiquette

There are a few old rules about wedding hats, from when to wear them and how to wear them, to what shape might be appropriate and how they can match your body shape. This is quite a long post, so it's divided into two slightly more appetizing parts. Don’t be [...]

By | 2013-07-25T11:02:26+00:00 July 25th, 2013|

Professional Wedding Make-Up in The Lake District

Professional wedding make-up is one of the top things on anyone’s wedding list. It’s the biggest day of your life, so naturally you want to look your best. While you’re sure to have a style in mind, glamorous chic or natural glow, some of the best professional wedding make-up gradually [...]

By | 2013-07-12T12:53:55+00:00 July 12th, 2013|

Wedding Videos and Filming in the Lake District

If you’re wondering what to do about filming your wedding, this post should hopefully provide a little bit of insight and advice. We’ve had a lot of weddings in our barn, and a great number of them have been filmed. There are pros and cons to all the different options [...]

By | 2013-07-05T15:35:59+00:00 July 5th, 2013|

A Wedding Insurance Guide

Weddings aren’t cheap. On average, they come in at around £20,000 and can go much higher in some cases. So wedding insurance can be one important issue to sort out. Some insurance covers from up to two years in advance, and with varying levels of cover comes a varying price [...]

By | 2013-06-28T11:22:22+00:00 June 28th, 2013|

Tea Party Wedding Furniture Hire

If you’re planning a romantic and fashionable tea party-styled wedding, you’re probably wondering about how to source quality vintage tea sets. There’s plenty of interesting independent tea party lovers who will hire out their hand-selected tea sets that have been sourced from both near and far, and there’s even a [...]

By | 2013-06-21T12:35:38+00:00 June 21st, 2013|

Tea Party Wedding Menus

To go with our last blog on tea party wedding themes, we thought we’d write up some of our ideas for menus. The beauty of the theme is that you don’t need expensive, grandiose meals. The authenticity of a vintage tea party wedding comes largely from the food; delicate sandwiches [...]

By | 2013-06-14T16:00:35+00:00 June 14th, 2013|
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