Accessories, Mother of the Bride, Wedding guest types

This season’s best outfits and accessories for mother of the bride

Think of a ‘Mother of the bride’ (MOTB) and your mind is probably conjuring up images of flushed older ladies decorated in large cabbage-rose print and frothing with frills. Nice. However this Hyacinth Bouquet caricature is simply not that representative of most mothers these days. Weddings are less traditional now (at least if you want [&helli...More


Soho House’s Little House now available exclusively for wedding receptions

Looking for a classy wedding reception in the centre of London? Located in the bustling heart of Mayfair, Soho House’s latest London offering, Little House, is now open exclusively for wedding receptions. A perfect location for a city wedding in the capital, Little House claims it will provide an intimate backdrop for a relaxed wedding [&hell...More

Accessories, budget bride, Cash-strapped Wedding, Feature, The Ethical Wedding, Vintage, wedding dresses

Wedding on a budget – Vintage Dresses for under £500

It’s no secret that weddings can cost the earth, and when the budget’s tight (or non-existent) it doesn’t mean to say the dress has to look budget. If you have your heart set on a vintage style wedding, and want your dress to be unique and have some history about it – it can pay-off […]...More

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Honeymoon – Adventure or Relaxation

by Cecilia Rydberg Dilemma does not really seem to suit the feelings and expectations one imagines when speaking of or thinking about where to go on one’s honeymoon. But isn’t there a dilemma? Where should we go, what should we do? Shall we lie on the beach for 10 days straight or go trekking on […]...More

Accessories, budget bride, Cash-strapped Wedding, Cheap vs Chic, Feature, Gallery, Keepsakes & Favours, Rings & Jewellery, Stationery, Vintage

Vintage style wedding-on-a-budget. – 11 cool Etsy ideas from rings to wedding programmes

When planning your ‘big day’, anyone in the know or who has done it before, will tell you that choosing a theme which means something to you and your life-partner-to-be is a key first step into creating the most memorable day. The rest is detail – but boy – these dastardly details can rapidly fill […]...More

Accessories, Columns/ Opinion, Dating & Relationships, Engagement, Groom, Mother of the Bride, Real Brides, Relationships, Wedding 101, Wedding Answers, Wedding Idea, Wedding Planning, Yay or Nay?

The Wedding Bill: Who should pay for the modern wedding?

By Cecilia Rydberg Along with being one of the happiest days of your life, a wedding is an occasion for moral dilemmas, financial woes and two or ten tantrums. When a marriage was a matter of economic opportunity and yes, also often a matter of love, it was standard that the family of the bride […]...More


We love these antique rose and duck egg blue bridal shoes from Rachel Simpson

We're big fans of adding a dash of colour to your wedding outfit by choosing bridal shoes in a different hue than classic ivory. This season we've fallen for the spectacular Anais by Rachel Simpson. ...More

Gallery, Mother of the Bride

Mother of the bride outfits from Romantica of Devon

On your wedding day you'll want your mother to shine - not as much as you of course - but nonetheless stand out from the crowd as the proud mother of the bride. It is a role she's not going to experience that many times....More

Gallery, Rings & Jewellery

Planning to propose on Valentine’s Day? Here are 10 great engagement rings from Etsy

So guys (and girls, but mostly guys) - let's talk Valentine's Day. If you've planned to propose to the love of your life next week, but have yet to find the perfect engagement ring...More

Feature, Gallery, Gowns, wedding dresses, Wedding Gown Photos

Max Mara Bridal 2013

If we were getting married this year, we'd want to be a Max Mara bride. With the 2013 Bridal Collection Project, the Italian label redefines the concept of the wedding dress to make it contemporary and prêt-à-porter...More

Gallery, Gowns, wedding dresses, Wedding Gown Photos

From Italy with love: Cotin Sposa 2013 bridal collection

We love this floral wedding dress by Italian designer Cotin Sposa. So romantic. This of course got us looking at the rest of the 2013 bridal collection, and there are some good silhouettes to be found. Combine these with the finest laces, handmade embroideries...More


Welcome to the modern world Britain: British MPs say yes to gay marriage in historic vote

We don't understand why equal marriage rights are still even a question in this day and age. But we're delighted that Britain is finally waking up and realising its in the 21st Century and treating...More

Bridesmaids & Attendants, Gallery

Flowergirl dresses and page boys outfits by Little Eglantine

If you're after outfits for the little ones at your wedding party - the flowergirls and page boys - take a look at these designs by French designer Stephanie Staub. Her label Little Eglantine...More

Gallery, Gowns, Wedding Gown Photos

Lusan Mandongus 2013 bridal collection

The 2013 collection of Hong Kong based Lusan Mandongus features silhouettes that are romantic and feminine - what you'd expect from a wedding dress really - incorporating vintage glamour cuts and surprising details. The materials used balance the curves of the feminine body ...More

Celebrity Weddings, Engagement

Christina Ricci set to marry actor beau James Heerdegen

Actress Christina Ricci confirmed her engagement to Pan Am co-star James Heerdegen at the weekend. But speculations about her forthcoming nuptials have been floating around ...More

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