Wedding Ideas: Real life weddings
Real life fairytales and photos from couples who will inspire you.
When Mark presented Kate with an antique daisy engagement ring at the top of St Paul’s Cathedral, the mood was set for a vintage themed wedding, with plenty of floral details!
A passion for all things Sixties inspired Yvonne and Ian’s fabulous, fun-filled wedding day at the Albert Cottage Hotel on the Isle of Wight!
With less than a year to plan their wedding, Maria and Rob headed off to one of the Guides for Brides wedding fairs at the Compleat Angler at Marlow. By the end of the day they had booked their photographer and florist and found the suit hire company for the gentlemen. Next stop was the venue. ‘Waddesdon Manor Dairy was one of the first places we found - we fell in love with it immediately and booked it straight away,’ recalls Maria.
It was a match made in heaven for head girl Lydia and head boy Matthew who tied the knot at Bicester’s beautiful Tythe Barn.
Little did Sophie know that the church she looked out on from her bedroom window when she was a little girl would be the church where she would one day marry.
Having met in Oxfordshire in 2009, The Crowne Plaza at Heythrop Park, Enstone was the perfect place to tie the knot for Francesca and Neeraj. Not only could it accommodate the 300 guests invited to the wedding, the couple were also able to light a small fire as part of the Hindu ceremony, and have outside caterers come in to prepare a special Indian style feast for the guests, many of whom flew in from sunny New Zealand and India respectively, to be greeted by falling snow.
One of Cheltenham’s newest venues provided a beautiful backdrop for Yui and Adam’s Autumn wedding.
Photographer Nick and his bride-to-be Tania had always thought their wedding wouldn’t be run-of-the-mill, and following their engagement in Oxford, Nick fell in love with a traditional Oxford boating jacket in navy with pale pink trim. The 1930’s vintage feel and the colour scheme for the day was born.
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