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5 04, 2013

DIY Favours

By | 2013-04-05T15:06:29+00:00 April 5th, 2013|

As we’ve said in a previous blog or two, doing certain aspects of your wedding yourself can be a really creative, rewarding process. It adds a great homemade, personal touch and can be really inexpensive – saving your budget for the bigger, more intimidating aspects of planning. Favours are the [...]

21 03, 2013

DIY Rustic Weddings and Further Advice

By | 2013-03-21T12:34:25+00:00 March 21st, 2013|

As a special blog about rustic DIY weddings, we’ve decided to write about what you should and shouldn’t try to do yourself. It’s pretty loose, flexible advice, but some that might be useful. In our first part we listed the things we thought were a good idea to DIY, and [...]

14 03, 2013

DIY Rustic Weddings and Advice

By | 2013-03-14T15:33:07+00:00 March 14th, 2013|

If you’re giving your wedding a rustic theme, there are a few things you can do yourself which give a really nice, personal touch to the day. As well as saving money, these odd bits and pieces can really pull everything together and make for a warm, inviting celebration. Here, [...]

7 03, 2013

Easter Wedding Ideas

By | 2013-03-07T15:55:10+00:00 March 7th, 2013|

What could be better than watching the birds in the trees, the sun shining and flowers blossoming? Spring is coming and with it, Easter. It’s a time of new life, rejuvenation and joy. The wildlife of the Lake District is raising its new young, and the plants and flowers have [...]

1 03, 2013

Alternate Wedding Dresses

By | 2013-03-01T17:33:39+00:00 March 1st, 2013|

We’ve seen a lot of different styles in our time hosting weddings. They’re often a very bright, visual representation of the couple’s combined personality. More often than not, our guests want traditional styling with the real essence of personality gently woven into the detailing, but other times we meet couples [...]

15 02, 2013

Mother’s Day In The Lake District

By | 2013-02-15T14:29:20+00:00 February 15th, 2013|

Mother’s Day is coming up in just a few weeks! And what better gift is there than an extravagant and relaxing weekend away? Set in the Lake District National Park, our guesthouse is surrounded by stunning views, scenic walking paths and some incredible wildlife. Our rooms all centre around their [...]

4 02, 2013

Wedding Flowers in the Lake District

By | 2013-02-04T16:31:19+00:00 February 4th, 2013|

Flowers are vital to a wedding. Their undisputed beauty comes in a full spectrum - all sizes, shapes and colours - and they’re integral to conveying the feelings and personalities of the bride and groom on their day. Flowers help to embellish or set the theme. Our barn and marquees [...]

30 01, 2013

The Lake District Poets of Cumbria

By | 2013-01-30T14:54:28+00:00 January 30th, 2013|

The Lakes are one of the most romantic places in England. The vast and stunning landscape is one of such beauty, it’s impossible for anyone not to attribute it to the sensational experience of being in love. Which is why, at the end of the 18th century, it attracted a [...]

23 01, 2013

Planning For Valentine’s Day At New House Farm Cumbria

By | 2013-01-23T16:55:45+00:00 January 23rd, 2013|

New House Farm is ready for the most romantic time of the year – the wedding barn is looking as grand and decadent as ever, and the guesthouse beds are luxurious, cosy, and oh-so inviting in this wintry cold climate. If you’re planning a memorable, romantic getaway to the Lakes, we’re situated [...]

21 12, 2012

Your Wedding Reception

By | 2012-12-21T11:22:01+00:00 December 21st, 2012|

Once all the formalities of the ceremony are over your wedding reception is your time to relax with your guests, let your hair down and party! You want it to be enjoyable for your guests while saying something about you, whether from your choice of décor, or the wedding breakfast [...]

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