Making sure you've got the right suit fit: Sarah and Jay at wedding at Thornton Manor

Getting the Right Suit Fit for your Wedding

Typically, the bride will look her best on her wedding day. But what about the groom? Getting the right suit fit for the groom and his groomsmen is so important! Your wedding photos will last a lifetime and so it’s likely that you’ll want everyone to look perfect in them. This doesn’t just mean the bride, but the groom as […]

Holt Lodge Wedding Fayre

The Holt Lodge Wedding Fayre Returns

For brides and grooms looking for a wedding venue that offers it all, look no further than Holt Lodge. Based near Wrexham, Holt Lodge is an award-winning hotel that can be hired out exclusively to you for your wedding. They take care of the hard work by creating bespoke packages that have everything you could want. All their packages include […]

Outside of Nanteos with ivy growing up the walls

Weddings at Nanteos Mansion, Aberystwyth

Looking for a unique, rural wedding venue? Weddings at Nanteos are something really special. Claire and I were lucky enough to be treated to an overnight stay at Nanteos Mansion in Aberystwyth, Wales. It’s a stunning Grade I listed building nested in 30 acres of Welsh countryside, and would be the perfect venue for your rural wedding. The place is […]

Choosing the perfect wedding location - picture of The Wild Pheasant in Llangollen

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Location

When making grand plans for the most special day of your life, there’re a number of considerations that will feature at the top of your priority list. Along with the dress, the guest list, personalised wedding invitations, and the bridesmaids, where you get married is equally important. Pick the wrong venue, and your big day may lose some of its […]

Bride and groom standing in front of Pentrehobyn Hall

A Brand New Wedding Fayre at Pentrehobyn, North Wales

For those brides and grooms dreaming of a picturesque manor house as the venue for their wedding, look no further than Pentrehobyn, based in North Wales. Pentrehobyn Estate is a beautiful Grade 1 listed Jacobean manor based near Mold, North Wales. The house has 7 stunning double bedrooms that can accommodate up to 14 guests, meaning your family members will […]

Ballet dancer sat on a bench with an urban backdrop taken by Shropshire photographer

Shropshire Photographer Showcases Skills

A Shropshire-based wedding photographer was selected by an American camera lens company to showcase their brand new Sol45 lens. Paul Wilkinson, Shropshire photographer at Twig’s Branch Photography, applied for the project run by Lensbaby, in which he was personally selected along with nine others to showcase their new camera lens. To enter, Paul had to submit a brief of an idea […]

Setting your wedding budget: bride holding small bunch of flowers

Set Your Wedding Budget in 3 Simple Steps

It’s so easy to dive in and start booking suppliers for your wedding. But before you do anything, you need to set your wedding budget. I’ve created these 3 simple steps to get you thinking about your wedding budget and how to spend it well.   Do your research Research is absolutely key. You need to collect some general figures […]

Reasons why you should visit a wedding fayre: tipi in the sunshine set up for a wedding

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit a Wedding Fayre

There are a number of reasons why you should visit a wedding fayre. If you’re getting married, have you ever thought about going?   So you’ve just got engaged! Congratulations! You’ve hit the champagne, and celebrated with all your close friends and family. But now the realisation has hit that you have to plan a wedding and you have absolutely […]