a travel themed wedding in buckinghamshire | uk wedding blog

facebook-profile-picture By Phoebe
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Morning all. Fingers crossed but I think we are back to our regular schedule as I should have electricity all week. This morning I am sharing a beautiful travel themed wedding. Vicki and Richard steeped the day with their love of travelling the globe, from maps to holiday snaps. They had it all. And oh how I adore a confetti shot!

photography | Dan Biggins 

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Amanda Wyatt dress purchased at Ann Louise Bridal in Eastcote. Best dress shop ever, Cheryll who runs the store is fantastic. So helpful and really wants to ensure that you get what you want in as stress free way as possible.

Shoes – Phase Eight

Bride’s hair accessories/veil: Amanda Wyatt hair slide purchased at Ann Louise Bridal. Head band borrowed from my best friend

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Hair was styled by Ronda Lewis – http://www.do-hair.co.uk/Site-Map/

Makeup was done by Makeup by Emily (07921394674)

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The Kings Chapel, Amersham

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theflowersThe Priory Flower Company – www.theprioryflowercompany.com

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Made by our mums and friend Clare. Clare also put the cake together and decorated it

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Bridesmaid and flower girl dresses both Amanda Wyatt purchased at Ann Louise Bridal

Bridesmaid shoes – Phase Eight

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Suit by Ted Baker, Shoes from Clarks, cufflinks from Spittlesfield Market, tie from TM Lewin

Groomsmen’s outfits/accessories – not known. We asked the Best Man to wear something he was comfortable in. Ties from TM Lewin

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Travel theme as we both love to travel and spend most of our spare time trying to conquer the globe! We had a slideshow of holiday snaps playing throughout, map table runners, airplane confetti on the table, vintage postcards. Our save the dates were a luggage tag and the invites were a boarding pass, complete with a travel ticket envelope. 

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This was provided by The Kings Chapel. As neither of us are that fussed about Champagne, we had Mojito’s for our drinks reception (classic, passionfruit and raspberry). We are well known amongst friends for being mojito obsessed so it just felt more us to have that.

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We donated money to two charities that are important to us – Cancer Research and Tree of Hope. We were able to purchase some pins from Cancer Research so people still had something to take home with them.

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Other than actually getting married, dancing in the evening like a loon with all of our friends.

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Enjoy it and don’t spend ages agonising over everything. We got engaged in December and married in July so proof that you don’t need to spend 2 years planning it – if you do that it will never live up to expectations. Also the less people involved the less stressful it is. It is the one time you can be selfish and have what you want.

Where did you find your inspiration? We didn’t try to be anyone but us, so we looked to the things that we like and is important to us as a couple.