a superbly traditional english garden wedding in Surrey | uk wedding blog

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Oh an exquisite wedding on the blog this morning. It is a fantastically classic, stylish day set in a neighbours back garden. Beautiful roses in the bouquet, fantastic ties for the boys and lots of nods to British heritage.

photography | Will Patrick
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a stunning boho bride editorial in Yorkshire | uk wedding blog

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Good morning to you! Today we have a gorgeous boho bride editorial styled by a wonderfully creative group of Yorkshire ladies. Floral crowns are synonymous with the boho look, and this flower headpiece is a beauty. Cold shoulder dresses are still popular and slowly making their way in to bridal for SS18. I hope you enjoy.

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Hiring a wedding DJ with UK Mobile Discos | uk wedding blog

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Afternoon all! I don’t usually blog infographics, but this has so much great content about hiring a DJ that I thought this wasn’t one to pass up. It is a topic, as I have stated before, that I really struggled with when planning. Choosing a DJ or band, or both can be hard, then you need to decide on the music. Get it right and people will be dancing all night, get it wrong and well…argh! I know a lot of couples are happy popping on their ipod for the evening (there is nothing wrong with that!) but I know some of you want a little more for the evening event, this is where hiring a wedding DJ comes in to it.

We have images of what our wedding evening will look like (mine is the above image) surrounded by all our loved ones, tonnes of confetti and splashing gin as we go but you need to make sure you get the atmosphere right. A good DJ will do that, and worth every penny spent for those awesome memories.

main image | Lucabella
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a beautifully boho wedding in the Spanish countryside | uk wedding blog

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Gooood morning!! Can you believe it’s August? I took a little blogging break throughout July real wedding wise but we are kicking off this month with an absolute beauty. I opened up submissions to the rest of Europe at the beginning of summer, and I had some gorgeous weddings land in my inbox, starting with this relaxed boho wedding in Spain. Enjoy!

photography | Joaquín González

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Love is in the air

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Sorry I’ve been a bit absent with my posting as of late. I’ve been extremely busy both personally and professionally, which has meant I just haven’t had the chance to sit down and write a blog post for you all. However I’m here now, and ready to update you on the latest happenings.

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A HOME-SPUN PHOTOBOOTH

With just over a week to go, it is easy to feel like you’re weaving a very complicated french plait. But actually, we are feeling pretty organised! Confetti and cones – check. Favours – check. Getaway car decs – check. So I thought I’d share with you how I’m putting together a little photo booth for the reception.

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The Glitter Phenomenon | UK Wedding Blog

My glitter obsession began a long time ago – as soon as I discovered makeup, the textures of anything iridescent and sparkly just fascinated me, and now it seems the whole world is currently feeling the same, as festival -style chunky glitter is suddenly absolutely everywhere! Social media is awash with sparkles – on faces, in hair, and on bodies {including in some places that we maybe never thought we’d put it!} It’s also reached wedding world, as festival style glitter application becomes the latest reception trend.Read More

Blogging bride applications are now open for AW17- AW18 | uk wedding blog

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Evening all! As you will have guessed from the title we are looking for our next blogging brides to join the team! We said goodbye to Helena and Megan, and Sarah is about to join the bride tribe in August. If you are getting married and have thought about blogging, would you like to share your planning with us?

image | Natasha Hurley

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THE BRIDE’S SPEECH

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow is the last day of the school year and that in just a little over a fortnight it’ll be wedding bells for us! So now, I’m thinking about the speech I’m planning to make after everyone has finished the meal…Read More

a little catch up!

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photograph | Anna Beth

Hello all! Just a quick update from me. I have taken July off from wedding blogging, I have a lot going on behind the scenes at the moment and I wanted to step away (I am still accepting submissions and replying to emails so please get in touch!). I will be back here on August 1st with some amazing real weddings and editorials (hello above image). I have also started to take the blog in a different direction stylistically so I hope this shows in the weddings I have selected moving forward.

In the meantime, I am being an absolute demon on instagram so follow on there, it will also give you an idea of the new vibe I am trying to create for SYGM. You can also keep up to date with my personal life via my lifestyle blog Simply Weekend.

I will see you back here in a few weeks!

Phoebe x