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BABY LUKE’S ‘WELCOME TO THE WORLD’ PARTY

WELCOME TO THE WORLD, LUKE It isn't a wedding, but it IS beautiful and full of ideas that could easily be adopted. My cousins, Elaine and John Kim, threw their new-born son, Luke, a 'Welcome to the World' party with a vintage carnival theme - goldfish to take home, and all. It's off topic but … Read More

Our Styled Photoshoots

1920s wedding theme - Pentax ME

STYLED SHOOT: SOME EXTRA SNEAKY SNAPS

A friend of ours tagged along for the Raspberry Wedding 1920s styled shoot and happened to have his vintage Pentax ME camera with him. He took a little coercing but when we got him snapping, he managed to capture these beautiful pictures. They have a beautiful quality and I'm now very keen to do … Read More

Inspiration for Brides

Kevin Mullins, www.kevinmullinsphotography.co.uk

LIGHTS OF LOVE: WEDDING LETTER LIGHTS

  Above Image: Kevin Mullins, www.kevinmullinsphotography.co.uk Guest blogger Becky Stead felt inspired when she was browsing the latest trend for lighting decoration - … Read more

Future

BURNING CHROME: SCI-FI & FUTURISTIC WEDDING

Inspiration? William Gibson's 1982 short story, Burning Chrome and Fritz Lang's 1927 film, Metropolis. For the bride's hair, think slicked-hair in a sleek pony or some fancy chunky plaits. … Read more

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WEDDING PLANNING APPS: THE MAKING ON AN ‘APPY BRIDE

Bride-to-be Ellie James gives us the latest in her wedding planning journey, with the latest addition being a wedding planning app. I am someone new to technology and rather behind in the world of … Read more

Food & Drink

Little Boutique Bakery - Wedding Dessert Table with Wedding Cake, Cupcakes and Biscuits/Cookies

THE SWEETEST THING: WEDDING CAKE DESIGNERS

There’s a little bit of Marie Antoinette in all of us and there is no better time to explore your sweet tooth than on your wedding day. Tied in with tradition, wedding cake tiers are traditionally … Read More

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FIVE REASONS NOT TO PRE-WEDDING DIET

Under the glare of cameras and standing at the front of a crowded room, the centre of attention - it’s not surprising that brides want to look their best. However, not everyone needs to diet and … Read More

Raspberry Styled Shoot - A Bohemian Wedding. Photography by Katie Drouet Photography

GALLERY: WEDDING CAKE INSPIRATION

Wedding cake options are endless but your budget often isn't, so it's as much about what you can afford as what you'd like. Our wedding cake, a three-tier fruit cake made by my mother-in-law, cost … Read More

Wedding Decoration Ideas

Polka dot table cloth - via www.occassionsonline.com

DOTTY: POLKA-DOT WEDDING IDEAS

Who doesn’t love fun polka dots? It's a print that can be found on everything from gloves and socks to crockery and table clothes, making it the ideal wedding theme. And it looks super cute! Kate … Read more

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THE WEDDING FAYRE: SHOULD YOU GO? YES!

Browse the internet all you like, but there's nothing quite like stepping out and browsing the wedding paraphernalia to be found at a wedding fayre. They're the few placse where you can get … Read more

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TOP 10 BEAUTIFUL & CREATIVE WEDDING FAVOUR IDEAS

Every beautiful wedding deserves to have equally beautiful wedding favours. These keepsakes are the newlyweds’ way of thanking their guests. Here are 10 beautiful and creative wedding favour … Read more

Galleries

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GALLERY: WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IDEAS

One of the most important parts of any wedding day is getting the right photographer to capture the results of all those hours of planning you've done. This photo gallery displays our favourite … View more

Emma and Tomasz's wedding

GALLERY: WEDDING CONFETTI IDEAS

You can get confetti in every shape, colour, size and material these days but one thing that doesn't change is their ability to make any wedding photo look happy and brilliant! You can get … View more

Lisa and Chris Robinson's Wedding

GALLERY: SIGN IDEAS FOR YOUR WEDDING DAY

It's logistical but if you want you wedding day to run smoothly, it's detail like signs that make all the difference. Even if it's just pointing your guests at the toilets! However, the signs don't … View more

Real Weddings

Lisa and Chris Robinson's handmade wedding

A MODERN DAY ROMANCE: LISA & CHRIS ROBINSON

HANDMADE WEDDING ON A BUDGET Planning a wedding is always a time of mixed emotions – excitement and stress blur happily together. And for Lisa Rafis and Chris Robinson, their shared vision of a handmade wedding on a budget made a day that money couldn’t have bought. From meeting her future … Read More

DIY GUIDES

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DIY GUIDE: HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN CONFETTI

Creating your own confetti can save you a lot of money, if you have the flowers growing in your garden or can negotiate with family and friends or the local florist to have the petals from their blooms. It’s a great way to find the perfect match to your colour scheme and, as you’ll see here, … Read More

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WEDDING THEME IDEA: DINOSAURS

My friend Laura is a little dinophile and last weekend she had a party to celebrate the anniversary of Jurassic Park. So this post is inspired by and dedicated to her! A dinosaur-inspired wedding isn't for everyone but I don't think that it has to be a Flintstone-like affair. There is a middle … Read More