• I thought I would bring in one of my favourite little shapes today for some mood board loveliness. Also as it’s so close to Christmas stars seemed rather appropriate. There is so much versatility with stars as they can be all bright and twinkling to create magical receptions or stripped back with more of a constellation theme. They are also perfect for the DIY couple, as there are so many ways to include […]

    Twinkles and Stars Mood Board

    I thought I would bring in one of my favourite little shapes today for some mood board loveliness. Also as it’s so close to Christmas stars seemed rather appropriate. There is so much versatility with stars as they can be all bright and twinkling to create magical receptions or stripped back with more of a constellation theme. They are also perfect for the DIY couple, as there are so many ways to include […]

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  • We all know that a wedding day is all about the bride and groom, but if you’re a bridesmaid you also want to look and feel fantastic, you are going to be in all the photos after all. When looking for bridesmaid outfits unless you are having twins, each bridesmaid will be unique and have their own personality and body shape. Trying to find a dress that works for all your bridesmaids may […]

    Twobirds Bridesmaid Dresses

    We all know that a wedding day is all about the bride and groom, but if you’re a bridesmaid you also want to look and feel fantastic, you are going to be in all the photos after all. When looking for bridesmaid outfits unless you are having twins, each bridesmaid will be unique and have their own personality and body shape. Trying to find a dress that works for all your bridesmaids may […]

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  • This is an interesting take on how spending money on a wedding may help you in the long run. The Moneysupermarket infographic below shows how getting married can actually save you money and it has some interesting data on the world of dating (when did it all get so expensive?).        

    Does Getting Married Actually Save You Money? [Infographic]

    This is an interesting take on how spending money on a wedding may help you in the long run. The Moneysupermarket infographic below shows how getting married can actually save you money and it has some interesting data on the world of dating (when did it all get so expensive?).        

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  • Ok, so I’m a little obsessed with jewellery…I find the perfect piece can make an outfit and it’s a great way to express your style, especially on your wedding day. So far I haven’t done many jewellery posts, so I plan to rectify this over the coming month by featuring some designers that are a bit more unconventional and creative. No bland cookie cutter jewellery for us thank you! Samantha Wills is an […]

    Samantha Wills Bridal Jewellery Collection

    Ok, so I’m a little obsessed with jewellery…I find the perfect piece can make an outfit and it’s a great way to express your style, especially on your wedding day. So far I haven’t done many jewellery posts, so I plan to rectify this over the coming month by featuring some designers that are a bit more unconventional and creative. No bland cookie cutter jewellery for us thank you! Samantha Wills is an […]

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  • I love featuring South African weddings as it reminds me of the country I grew up in and the weddings I see always show South Africa in such a wonderful light. Rich and Annelize’s beautiful wedding is no different, dont you just want to be in Cape Town with them celebrating at what looked like a wonderful day. Hajley Petein Photography captured the day and I’m excited we get to feature some of Hajley’s work […]

    Rich and Annelize’s Vintage Cape Town Wedding

    I love featuring South African weddings as it reminds me of the country I grew up in and the weddings I see always show South Africa in such a wonderful light. Rich and Annelize’s beautiful wedding is no different, dont you just want to be in Cape Town with them celebrating at what looked like a wonderful day. Hajley Petein Photography captured the day and I’m excited we get to feature some of Hajley’s work […]

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  • Paul Vincent Photography has graced the pages of SYW many times (here and here for example), and its no wonder with all the amazing weddings and engagement shoots he’s done. Today we have another PVP shoot and its a fun one!   Mark and Anna are a cool couple and I love the look and feel of this shoot. I have focused on some of the more graphic style shots, but take a […]

    Quirky and Fun Engagement Shoot

    Paul Vincent Photography has graced the pages of SYW many times (here and here for example), and its no wonder with all the amazing weddings and engagement shoots he’s done. Today we have another PVP shoot and its a fun one!   Mark and Anna are a cool couple and I love the look and feel of this shoot. I have focused on some of the more graphic style shots, but take a […]

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  • Ok, so it’s no surprise, I’m a little addicted to cakes, but Im also a huge fan of painting. No Im not thinking the painting your dinning room a bright shade of yellow painting, Im thinking more of a beautiful piece of art painted by someone with creative skill you might hang in your dinning room kind of painting. The great thing is hand painted gorgeousness does have to be limited to canvas, […]

    Hand Painted Cakes

    Ok, so it’s no surprise, I’m a little addicted to cakes, but Im also a huge fan of painting. No Im not thinking the painting your dinning room a bright shade of yellow painting, Im thinking more of a beautiful piece of art painted by someone with creative skill you might hang in your dinning room kind of painting. The great thing is hand painted gorgeousness does have to be limited to canvas, […]

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  •   I’d like to welcome Birgit Hart Fotografie to SYW, I love her work and Im so pleased to have Estelle and Hubert’s wedding up on the blog today.   Im sure you’ll agree what a beautiful wedding this is. It was held in Bavaria on Lake Tegernsee.  I love the relaxed and fun loving vibe and how stunning is Estelle’s dress! I think the purple flower bracelets the bridesmaids wore are a […]

    Estelle and Hubert’s Lake Tegernsee Wedding with African Choir

      I’d like to welcome Birgit Hart Fotografie to SYW, I love her work and Im so pleased to have Estelle and Hubert’s wedding up on the blog today.   Im sure you’ll agree what a beautiful wedding this is. It was held in Bavaria on Lake Tegernsee.  I love the relaxed and fun loving vibe and how stunning is Estelle’s dress! I think the purple flower bracelets the bridesmaids wore are a […]

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  •       The sun has been out in London and it feels like summer is finally here, so with all the sunny vibes I couldn’t resist an ice cream inspired mood board this week. There are lots of yummy ideas to keep you busy while you enjoy a lazy afternoon in the sun.       1. I am a huge fan of Eat Chic Drink and this cute favour idea is […]

    Cool and Creamy Ice Cream Coloured Mood Board

          The sun has been out in London and it feels like summer is finally here, so with all the sunny vibes I couldn’t resist an ice cream inspired mood board this week. There are lots of yummy ideas to keep you busy while you enjoy a lazy afternoon in the sun.       1. I am a huge fan of Eat Chic Drink and this cute favour idea is […]

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  • A carnival wedding, wow! How cool are Katherine and Graham. Their wedding was full of personal touches and personality and had a perfect laid back field. The helter skelter cake is stunning and getting all the guests involved in sack races, welling wanging and the egg and spoon races (amongst many other games) are a great way to get everyone in a party mood.   Some great little touches like the personalised cider […]

    Katherine and Graham’s Carnival Wedding

    A carnival wedding, wow! How cool are Katherine and Graham. Their wedding was full of personal touches and personality and had a perfect laid back field. The helter skelter cake is stunning and getting all the guests involved in sack races, welling wanging and the egg and spoon races (amongst many other games) are a great way to get everyone in a party mood.   Some great little touches like the personalised cider […]

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  • Bow ties are too cute! They have an elegant yet fun and quirky vibe, and when you include bright colours and untraditional fabrics, they become awesome! Say hello to Hello in There, who make these beautiful hand made Bell & Belle bow ties. As they are based in Scotland it’s not surprising that they use tweed in some of their collections.   If you’re a groom in need of a bow tie (or […]

    Bell & Belle Bow Ties by Hello In There

    Bow ties are too cute! They have an elegant yet fun and quirky vibe, and when you include bright colours and untraditional fabrics, they become awesome! Say hello to Hello in There, who make these beautiful hand made Bell & Belle bow ties. As they are based in Scotland it’s not surprising that they use tweed in some of their collections.   If you’re a groom in need of a bow tie (or […]

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  • Champagne is such an elegant drink and for most is the perfect celebratory drink. I love to see trays of sparkling wine in pretty tall flute glasses, but Im not really the hugest fan of Champagne’s taste. As I usually go for sweeter drinks, I find myself gravitating towards mixing Champagne with colourful juices or beautiful flowers. If you are looking for something a little different from your champagne reception then why not […]

    Funky Fizz: Champagne Cocktail Ideas

    Champagne is such an elegant drink and for most is the perfect celebratory drink. I love to see trays of sparkling wine in pretty tall flute glasses, but Im not really the hugest fan of Champagne’s taste. As I usually go for sweeter drinks, I find myself gravitating towards mixing Champagne with colourful juices or beautiful flowers. If you are looking for something a little different from your champagne reception then why not […]

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  • Race cars, Aeroplanes, a VW Camper van and a unique location, awesome! Nancy and Rich’s wedding was just what they wanted it to be and they managed to bring their personalities, their dogs, their loves and Nancy’s office (yup, she works at Dunsfold Park where they film the Top Gear shows) to the party.   Nancy’s beautiful lace Allure dress looks beautiful and her gorgeous locks looked stunning. I also love the DIY […]

    Nancy and Rich’s Race Track Wedding

    Race cars, Aeroplanes, a VW Camper van and a unique location, awesome! Nancy and Rich’s wedding was just what they wanted it to be and they managed to bring their personalities, their dogs, their loves and Nancy’s office (yup, she works at Dunsfold Park where they film the Top Gear shows) to the party.   Nancy’s beautiful lace Allure dress looks beautiful and her gorgeous locks looked stunning. I also love the DIY […]

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  •       Whether its borrowed or new you can always find a beautiful blue accessory to that that traditional necessity to your day. You don’t just have to little blue details, you can also make it your colour scheme. With its cool and calm tones, it could be just the thing to set an elegant and relaxed mood.       1. These lovely Paper + Cup wedding invitations were featured on Martha […]

    Something Borrowed Something Blue Mood Board

          Whether its borrowed or new you can always find a beautiful blue accessory to that that traditional necessity to your day. You don’t just have to little blue details, you can also make it your colour scheme. With its cool and calm tones, it could be just the thing to set an elegant and relaxed mood.       1. These lovely Paper + Cup wedding invitations were featured on Martha […]

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  • Im a total sucker for a beautiful building with an interesting history and combine that with a wedding and I’m all over it. When I saw Wendy Grant’s photos of Anna and Marcus’ wedding I was hoping I’d be able to share them here on SYW and luckily they said yes 🙂                 How would you describe your wedding day? Perfect, surrounded by all my friends […]

    Anna and Marcus’ Wedding at a Georgian Knightley Court

    Im a total sucker for a beautiful building with an interesting history and combine that with a wedding and I’m all over it. When I saw Wendy Grant’s photos of Anna and Marcus’ wedding I was hoping I’d be able to share them here on SYW and luckily they said yes 🙂                 How would you describe your wedding day? Perfect, surrounded by all my friends […]

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