The idea of getting married in a castle is giving us all the fairytale happily ever after vibes. Nathan and Delcan chose Darver Castle in Dundalk, Ireland to say their vows. Looking like Kings in matching burgundy velvet tuxedo jackets and bow ties. They set about exploring the venue with their photographer and wedding party capturing some amazing group shots. Their wedding may have been small, but their hearts were certainly full.

Darver Castle Winter wedding with burgundy tuxedo jackets, dark green groomsmen dresses and fairy lights!

Nathan and Delcan's best friends made for a fitting supporting cast as best men and groomsmaids along with friends and family.

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The picturesque Darver Castle dates back to the 15th Century and is situated on 50 acres of fine parkland and wooded grounds in County Louth. A beautiful private estate steeped with history and romance. The venue is lovingly restored by the Carville family, who continue to care for it to this day. In true festive style, Nathan and Declan decorated the castle with Christmas tree's and fairy lights and donned their best suits for their winter wedding. Burgundy velvet jackets to be exact which complemented the groomsmaids dark green dresses perfectly. Hands up who thinks some of the group wedding portraits look like they belong on a Friends billboard? All together now... "I'll be there for you."

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25 of Nathan and Declan's closest family and friends joined them for their intimate festive wedding.

Emotions ran high during the humanist ceremony, complete with the traditional Irish act of hand-tying seen to symbolise their bond.

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Lorna Shaw

Written by Lorna Shaw

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