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Syon Park Wedding for Same Sex Couple with Doughnut Tower

This wonderful same-sex couple did things their way at their incredible Syon Park wedding, with dashing burgundy and checked suits, autumnal flowers and a doughnut tower wedding cake. They had their fathers walk them down the aisle and were met with jubilation by their family and friends as they were pronounced husband and husband. Capturing all these wonderful wedding day moments are incredibly talented, The Curries photography.

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UK Black Pride – Celebrating the LGBTQ+ Community

Today, UK Black Pride turns 15 and we thought that was something well worth celebrating. UK Black Pride provides a safe space for LGBTQ+ people of African, Asian, Caribbean, Middle Eastern and Latin American descent. Founded by Lady Phyll back in 2005, it has grown into a movement supporting and celebrating the LGBTQ community.

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Planning A Wedding As A Gay Couple

A couple of weeks ago we ran a competition on our Instagram and we were struck by one comment, in particular, that said: “As a gay man planning a wedding, I often feel excluded from the community but your page really tries to include and I love that“. That was written by Will Farmer and he’s here today to talk to you about planning his wedding to Fiancé Tom during lockdown.

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Trinity Buoy Wharf Same-Sex Industrial Wedding with Green Suit

BUDGET £30-35K

A couple of dapper grooms saying their vows in front of the London city skyline at Trinity Buoy Wharf and a twinkly fairy light backdrop. The couple decided to do two ceremonies, one for close friends and family first, followed by a larger one conducted by their friends with navy bridesmaids and page boys and very entertaining wedding speeches. The personalised ceremonies were followed by a delicious dinner of sharing platters and formal mains with guests also enjoying a slice of the quirky cake! The grooms both looked incredibly handsome in their wedding outfits with a green kilt and bowtie for Alex and a smart check suit for Tom!

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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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Navy Tuxedo for Wedding at Contemporary Industrial Warehouse in Italy

BUDGET £35-40K

A contemporary, flower-less wedding with two grooms looking extremely dapper both wearing a navy tuxedo for wedding at super cool industrial warehouse. With one groom an architect and the other a designer, there was no doubt this wedding would be sophisticated and stylish. Clean lines, modern decor and meticulous attention to detail with tropical leaves taking centre stage during the chic wedding breakfast in the old textile factory venue in Italy. The clean lines and minimalistic approach were carried through onto the wedding stationery and invitations and seating chart that incorporated the industrial feel with metal numbers and dark wood. A memorable day not just for the couple but for the guests as well who were in awe of the stylish day!

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Gay Weddings – Let’s Hear It For The Boys

Continuing our celebration of Pride month on RMW we’ve rounded up all the fabulous Gay weddings we’ve featured. (And, if you didn’t see them on Saturday we also shared a roundup of all our Lesbian weddings.) As we stated yesterday, weddings are all about people coming together in love and friendship and being proud of who you are and who you love. These stylish grooms not only don killer suits and colourful blazers but also nail all the wedding decor and details. From pared-back minimalist weddings to super-luxe Christmas celebrations, there is definitely a wedding style for everyone.

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Same Sex Wedding Advice From RMW Real Couples

If you’re having a wedding with two brides or two grooms, often the aisle is the biggest cause of stress – do you both walk down? Does neither of you walk down? Who walks you down? What about your outfits?! Do you go matchy-matchy or do you coordinate…?

Worry not! Because luckily for you the RMW readers are a wise bunch. We’ve rounded up the best pieces of advice on having a same sex wedding from our real couples. They have covered all the things you need to consider and all the things you really don’t need to worry about. Read this and also listening to this episode of our podcast and we promise that your mind will be put at ease.

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Intimate Same-Sex Wedding at The Roost Dalston

BUDGET £20 – 25K

Happiness radiates throughout Tony and Robs vintage styled gay wedding at The Roost Dalston. The couple both live in Australia and so had to plan the majority of their day remotely, top of their list was picking a very distinctive and eclectic venue which they definitely succeeded in, creating style and colour from the props and artwork to inspire the decor perfectly. Both of their smiles are infectious and both grooms looked extremely dapper in their M.J.Bale suits. Their intention for the day was to be as informal and intimate as possible, enjoying every moment with their closest friends and family who, for some, were meeting for the first time producing a real mix of tears and laughter throughout, I’m sure you will also be smiling your way through this same-sex celebration.

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