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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 don’t just do it for the sake of it. Personally, I will take any excuse not to go on a diet, so just … Read More

Our Styled Photoshoots

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STYLED SHOOT: AN OPULENT 1920s-INSPIRED WEDDING

Big, frothy wedding dresses with princess-style skirts are the fodder of every little girl's dream. But for today's brides-to-be it's the slinky, fitted, beaded wonder of 1920s-style wedding dresses that bring a smile to their lips. On this photoshoot we wanted to create something that would … 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

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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

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

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THE BEST OF BRITISH WEDDING VEHICLES

I am not going to launch into a moist-eyed, nostalgic rant about the golden age of British motoring and its subsequent decline.  As a fan of old motor vehicles, I needed a starting point and … Read More

Photography: Katie Drouet

EASY GUIDE ON HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST CATERER FOR YOUR WEDDING

The bride’s gown, the wedding décor, and the food are some of the first things guests notice when attending a wedding. Weddings are usually judged as epic fail or major success based on these three … Read More

Wedding Decoration Ideas

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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 … Read more

Sage green and Yellow wedding - Katie Drouet Photography

TOP 10 CREATIVE & UNIQUE WEDDING IDEAS

I think it's fair to say that everyone would like to be different and lots of our real wedding couples are full of ideas. There are lots of options out there, so you don't have to be original - your … 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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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

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GALLERY: WEDDING INVITATION & STATIONERY IDEAS

Your wedding invites are the first indication of the theme, style and scale of your wedding. From the moment it hits the doormat it's in your guests' diaries and plans for your wedding are formally … 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

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REAL WEDDING, LONDON STYLE: KELLY & PAUL SMITH

Here at Raspberry Wedding, we like to feature weddings that inspire and really showcase the diversity in each wedding. Kelly Forshaw, 32, and Paul Smith, 37, celebrated their wedding London style on 25th May 2013, which is really very different to the country weddings that we've featured previously. … Read More

DIY GUIDES

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DIY CONFETTI CONES: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

To make your own confetti cones, you will need: ESSENTIALS Scissors A stapler Doily or paper bags in the colour and pattern of your choice EXTRAS A pen (we used a gold pen) Glue Double sided sticky tape http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGHlNEqDins STEP 1: Fold the doily in … Read More

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'UP' THEMED WEDDING by McBeth Photography

SURVIVAL: THE BEST MAN’S GUIDE

Tomasz hasn't been a best man yet and I, of course, never will be. So it's a subject that we've gingerly trotted around, until Josh Hansen from www.wedding-fairs.org got in touch. Josh has had enough experience in this area to write a well-rounded guide for the best man-to-be. So if you're lucky … Read More