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18 08, 2014

Ritchie Wedding – 10/5/2014

By | 2014-08-18T15:21:00+00:00 August 18th, 2014|

On Saturday, 10th May 2014, Nicole and David were wed in a beautiful flower-filled church, surrounded by the breath-taking lake side mountains of Bassenthwaite. Their reception was held at New House Farm, the barn transformed with stunning, hand-crafted decorations and floral displays. This wedding is incredible in the fact that [...]

31 07, 2014

Pre-wedding Beauty Tips for Men

By | 2014-07-31T15:09:11+00:00 July 31st, 2014|

Just like the bride, every man wants to look and feel attractive on his wedding day. However, for men that aren't big on grooming, just knowing where to start and what to do can be daunting. So, we've created blog as a guide for getting your groom-to-be ready for the big day! Skincare Most men have a [...]

17 07, 2014

Borrowed Culture Weddings – Indian

By | 2014-07-17T12:51:07+00:00 July 17th, 2014|

 Following our last blog post on oriental inspired weddings, this article will focus on how to follow an Indian theme. Traditional Indian weddings are incredibly lavish, incorporating bright colours, beautiful flowers and filigree into every aspect of the day. You can still follow a typically western ceremony and vows whilst incorporating this exotic culture. For [...]

10 07, 2014

Borrowed Culture Wedding – Oriental

By | 2014-07-10T08:39:38+00:00 July 10th, 2014|

Borrowed culture weddings have become really popular in the last few years. A far eastern style wedding is a beautiful theme to follow, and our Lake District location makes for a fantastic contrast! Here's some ideas that might inspire you! Bridal wear Traditionally, a Chinese bride will wear an embroidered silk [...]

4 07, 2014

How to Cater for Children at Your Reception

By | 2014-07-04T15:26:45+00:00 July 4th, 2014|

                    Children are often overlooked when planning a wedding reception. They are perhaps the most important guests to accidently forget about...never underestimate the scale of tantrum a tired/bored/hungry child can throw. This is often the reason parents leave the reception earlier than they would [...]

26 06, 2014

Lake District Bridal Accessories

By | 2014-06-26T12:27:41+00:00 June 26th, 2014|

Accessories can truly make or break your bridal outfit.  Jewellery, headpieces and shoes are a great way to really make a statement and are a fun way to incorporate the theme of your wedding. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing your bridal accessories. Firstly, choosing your accessories should be [...]

5 06, 2014

New House Farm in The Huffington Post!

By | 2014-06-05T10:48:10+00:00 June 5th, 2014|

We got a great mention in the Huffington Post’s Top 10 Lake District Hotels guide! So thrilled. Thanks to everyone who comes to stay with us, because without your visits and without the support of those that spread the word about New House Farm, we wouldn’t be able to do [...]

21 05, 2014

Summer Weddings and Keeping Cool

By | 2014-05-21T10:02:46+00:00 May 21st, 2014|

                  Our summer weddings are some of our best. With our beautiful Lake District surroundings, mountains, lakes, rivers, ponds, woods and more, it always makes us smile when the sun is bright on the morning of a wedding. The stunning sun can [...]

6 05, 2014

Gift Ideas and Organising Your Wedding Gift List

By | 2014-05-06T12:15:00+00:00 May 6th, 2014|

Here’s some dos and don’ts for planning a wedding gift list and making it both guest-friendly and fun for you as a couple. Take each of these and adapt them to your guests, your style and your wedding, of course. Everyone is different and these are just a few general [...]

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