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Dorfold Hall Wedding with Floral Moon Gate and Hoop Decor

Today’s Dorfold Hall wedding is pretty as a picture; with an immense floral moon gate ceremony backdrop and impressive acrylic and floral hoop centrepieces in the reception. All of these fabulous details pay homage to the grooms drumming skills, with the favours and stationery honouring his Italian heritage. Such lovely ways to make a day personal. Adding to the cute factor were the bride and grooms children in grey tulle dresses, reminiscent of mummy’s froufrou bridal skirt.

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Grooms Bow Ties and First Look at this Same Sex French Wedding

BUDGET £30k

A rustic French wedding with a handsome couple in smart complementing suits and the grooms bow ties in neutral tones. The beautiful venue was decorated with pretty flowers and delicate dried displays with a wooden arch to say their I Do’s under. The nature-loving couple kept simple with a DIY wooden pallet seating chart and tree slice place names, completing the look with a homemade fairy light polaroid photo station. The couple chose to do a first look in which they shared an emotional moment before they made their way to the outdoor ceremony surrounded by their close friends and family! The duo specifically chose certain elements to introduce their guests to the Basque Country culture, Stéphane’s native region.

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Froyle Park Wedding with White Flowers, Foliage and Acrylic Signs

Elegance is at the forefront of this Froyle Park wedding, with incredible white and green flowers arrangements, acrylic signs and a seven-tier wedding cake with edible gold leaf layer. The bride, bridesmaids and mother of the bride kept things crisp and sophisticated in white dresses and a suit, and the groomsmen complement them perfectly in dapper tuxedos. To honour Emma’s Swedish tradition, their meal took place over a number of hours and included more than 20 speeches. And being dancers, Emma and Martin treated guests to the famous Dirty Dancing routine! What a day captured by White Stag Wedding Photography.

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Emerald Green Bridesmaid Dresses for Wedding at Morden Hall in London

BUDGET £25-30K

A taste of the countryside and beautiful greenery in London with delicate pastel florals and emerald green bridesmaid dresses. With guests travelling from all over the world to see this couple tie the knot at Morden Hall, a National Trust house with beautiful gardens close to the city. A real family affair with the bride’s mother and brother designing and painting the wedding stationery and the groom’s sisters playing the piano at the ceremony and handmaking biscuit favours. The bride wasn’t afraid to get her hands dirty too, drying the petals of all the bouquets she got in the run up to the big day, in order to use them for confetti! Having grown up in Australia, the bride wanted to incorporate this into the day so a mixture of Australian and English flowers were used throughout creating beautiful delicate displays.

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Laure de Sagazan Bride Dress for Italian Wedding with Groom in Red Suit

A dreamy outdoor wedding in Italy with the bride wearing a Laure de Sagazan dress and delicate flower crown next to her new husband who chose a popping red suit for the day! The ceremony was held in the stunning grounds of the family-run venue, with readings and poems from friends and minimal decor allowing the unspoilt views of the Tuscan countryside to speak for themselves. The intimate outdoor ceremony was followed by an alfresco wedding dinner with banquet tables decorated in white and blush flowers under a canopy of festoon lighting. Dinner under the stars and the Italian scenery provided the most magical backdrop to this couples day!

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December Wedding with Brown Bridesmaid Dresses & Dried Bouquets

BUDGET £15 – 20K

Relaxed celebration meets glamorous party for this DIY wedding with brown bridesmaid dresses and a bespoke bridal dress. Rachel and Nathan’s big day was on December 28th, how else to perfectly round off the year! Set in their home town of Liverpool they tied the knot at St George’s Hall, before travelling in style in a friends personalised Mini to their a warehouse reception celebration. Complete with espresso martini cocktails, an epic pampas grass floral installation, and an asian inspired buffet meal. So much of this party filled day was created by the bride and their friends and family including the amazing stationary, table plan and bouquets. A great example of a DIY wedding filled with genuine love and character and all captured by Luis Calow.

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Intimate Oxford Wedding at Bodleian Library with First Look

BUDGET £15 – 20K

This intimate Oxford wedding is filled to the brim with personal touches and charm. The couple shared a special moment with a first look before walking down the aisle together whilst the harp played Toto by Africa, after exiting to the Jurrasic Park theme the couple then took a short walk through the back streets of Oxford with their guests to the reception. The Bodleian Library played host to the second part of their day and offered a stunning and dramatic backdrop for the evening celebrations which featured a period style mirrored table plan and an epic cheese tower cake. This personal and relaxed day is all beautifully photographed by Poppy Carter Portraits.

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Masseria Moroseta Wedding in Italy with Halfpenny London Bride Dress

BUDGET £25-30K

This wedding at Masseria Moroseta in Italy is sleek and elegant. The neutral colour palette consisted of whites, blues and greens. With foliage wedding decor and table runners, white bridesmaid dresses and blue suits for the groom and groomsmen. The bride looked stunning in a stylish halterneck dress from Halfpenny London which she teamed with a long veil, sleek updo, nude shoes and clutching a white floral bouquet. While the groom looked dapper in a blue dinner jacket and shirt with cream trousers. A day spent with close friends and family, with two of the groom’s friends conducting the outdoor ceremony while one of the bride’s friends played the first DJ set of the night.

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Kirtlington Park Wedding in Oxfordshire with Two Bride Dresses

A classic day followed by an epic party at this Kirtlington Park wedding. The couple thought about every little detail, wanting everything to reflect them as individuals and as a couple, so little things were important! The day began with a classic, romantic ceremony in the stunning stately home, where the bride wore a Liz Martinez wedding dress and the groom looked handsome in a tuxedo. This was followed by an amazing party where the bride had an outfit change and put on her second dress of the day, a glamorous Galia Lahav dress that she got from Brides Do Good, and the groom played the opening set on the decks. The atmosphere was electric and the room was definitely filled with love and laughter!

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