Our Blog

You are: :Home/Blog/
25 07, 2013

Traditional Wedding Hats and Hat Etiquette

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

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 [...]

12 07, 2013

Professional Wedding Make-Up in The Lake District

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

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 [...]

5 07, 2013

Wedding Videos and Filming in the Lake District

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

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 [...]

28 06, 2013

A Wedding Insurance Guide

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

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 [...]

21 06, 2013

Tea Party Wedding Furniture Hire

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

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 [...]

14 06, 2013

Tea Party Wedding Menus

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

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 [...]

30 05, 2013

English Tea Party Weddings

By | 2013-05-30T14:44:05+00:00 May 30th, 2013|

English tea party weddings are classic, rustic and very chic. They’re the perfect way to keep your day fun and casual, but at the same time smart, classy and special. They incorporate the traditional and the modern, combining ‘50s style glamour with fun and relaxation. Getting married in the middle [...]

14 05, 2013

Wedding Dresses To Suit Your Body Shape

By | 2013-05-14T12:23:51+00:00 May 14th, 2013|

It’s clear that not every style works for every person. While some people can wear black and be the brightest person in a room, others can pull off clashing colours like it’s the next big trend. Equally, what compliments a petite frame will look disproportionate and obscure on a tall [...]

24 04, 2013

Different Wedding Ceremonies

By | 2013-04-24T12:04:36+00:00 April 24th, 2013|

Here at New House Farm we’ve catered for all types of weddings. We have experience in just about every aspect of wedding planning and ceremonies and we’re keen to help out wherever we’re needed. We get a lot of traditional weddings, and we also get a lot of alternative ceremonies. [...]

11 04, 2013

Weird Wedding Cakes

By | 2013-04-11T11:27:16+00:00 April 11th, 2013|

We’re breaking away from our weekly DIY themed blogs and instead investigating the obscure, because we couldn’t not share these weird, wonderful and occasionally whacky wedding cakes. We’ll start off with something not too unusual but still pretty ‘out-there’ – a truly leviathan cake. How many people did they invite? [...]

Load More Posts