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REEL SIXTY: 8MM WEDDING FILM… A GRAIN OF WONDER

The soaring popularity of Istagram is testament to the popularity of vintage effects. But some effects can’t be mimicked – nothing is as good as the real thing. The wedding videos from Reel Sixty are shot on 8mm film and have the perfect amount of grain – romance has never looked so hip. Reel Sixty … Read More

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STYLED SHOOT: A SIXTIES WEDDING IN A JEAN SHRIMPTON DRESS

One of my favourite looks on the catwalk this year was the caped wedding dress. So part of our Sixties wedding inspired shoot had to be this caped vintage dress that I found in the Big C charity shop in Norwich (opposite John Lewis). These pictures, the furniture, the styling and the Cat's face … 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

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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

NAUTICAL

EDIBLE WEDDING FAVOURS AND PLACE CARDS – PART 2

Edible wedding favours & place cards: Part 2 by Lynn Neo 1) BREAD I love the idea of using bread as a place card holder because the bread can double as your bread course!   Bread images … 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

Finishing Touches

WEDDING MAKE-UP TUTORIAL – A VINTAGE LOOK

This post is all about make-up and how to look your best on your wedding day by doing your make up yourself. The tutorial video will talk you through each step of make up from skin to eyes to lips and … Read more

Photography: Suzanne Fossey

25 WEDDING CHAIR DECORATION IDEAS

Decorating the chairs at your ceremony, the aisle, or the chairs at your reception, can be an expensive additional cost. It's not normally your first thought during wedding preparations and if your … Read more

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GALLERY: SEATING PLAN IDEAS

Once you've got past the difficult decision of who you're going to invite and where you're going to sit them, you can turn your attention to the fun bit; designing your wedding seating plan. Yes, … Read more

Galleries

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GALLERY: WEDDING FAVOUR IDEAS

They're the finishing touch to your wedding and a treat for your guests. Wedding favours are a great way to pass a memento of your wedding day onto you guests. The best I've seen are honey pots with … View more

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WEDDING COLOURS: PALE GREEN & PINK

  When I first mentioned this colour combination to Tomasz, he balked and said it sounded like it'd clash horribly. Little does he know that it's one of the most popular colour combinations … View more

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THE GROOM: 7 SUITS FOR ALL SEASONS

Whether you are looking for a style to match an existing theme or starting from square one, here are seven outfit styles for all seasons. It is important to choose something appropriate if you are … View more

Real Weddings

Hayley & Jon's wedding. The beautiful vintage inspired bride and groom. Copyright Lakshal Perera Photography

AN AUSTRALIAN ROMANCE: JONATHAN & HAYLEY MONSON

REAL WEDDING: AUSTRALIAN STYLE A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing Melbourne (Australia)-based wedding photographer Lakshal ‘Lucky’ Perera for Professional Photographer magazine. His work is beautiful and I was super keen share some of it on Raspberry Wedding as soon as possible! … Read More

DIY GUIDES

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DIY WEDDING HAIR: LONG, DOWN & CURLED

Every bride wants to look her best on her wedding day but if you're trying to avoid the spending that can come with it, you may have to get resourceful. Doing your own hair and make-up can be a good place to start. After all, even Kate Middleton did her own make-up and that was with half the world … Read More

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Trinity Gallery's (Singapore) Elaine Kim being shown the 2014 Collection of dresses at Jenny Packham's Mayfair Showroom by Alexia Andreopoulou.

ELLIE JAMES: CHOOSING YOUR ‘DREAM’ DRESS

Dress shopping – the bit all girls look forward to. The mission to find the dream gown. And whether you go for classic elegance, vintage treasures or a beautiful princess dress – there is certainly a dress for you! So my experience. My mum, sister and I drove to the lovely Suffolk village of Clare … Read More