OUW Real Wedding: Rachel & Dexter

Real Wedding: Rachel & Dexter

Today’s real wedding is set in the gorgeous historic Riverside on the Potomac in Virgina. Rachel & Dexter handcrafted everything about their special day – from the amazing alter decoration handmade by her father and ceremony decorations from her aunts, right down to the details of their unity ceremony led by a dear friend and uncle. Wanting it to be a truly family affair the details of this navy, blush and gold military wedding will blow you away. With friends & family playing such a pivotal part in this couples lives it must have been hard for Dexter knowing his best man would be deployed at the time of the wedding, luckily for him, Rachel had a surprise up her sleeve and as you can imagine there wasn’t a dry eye in the house. The whole wedding is handcrafted with love and captured with love by the fab Brett Denfeld Photography, who also happens to be the bride’s cousin!  Continue reading

Editor's Weekly - DIY Sweet Table

Editor’s Weekly- DIY Sweet Table

So we have something slightly different for you with this weeks editor’s hot picks. I completely fell in love with this cute wedding candy cart from Tees Valley Wedding Services after seeing a gorgeous snap from Sarah-Jane Ethan Photography. I wanted to see how easily we could make a cute display for your sweet table ourselves if we wanted to. We have all the sweet details and where to find them.   Continue reading

OUW Real Wedding: Kathryn & Morten

Real Wedding: Kathryn & Morten

Where to start with this gorgeous wedding?! Kathryn & Morten got married at Avoncroft Museum and with so many wonderful quirky backdrops for photographs you can see why it is the perfect fit for this gaming couple. Meeting playing World of Warcraft Kat & Morten injected a little of their personalities into each and every part of this special day. From the tables being named after different games they played together, Kat hand crafting the Lego superhero boutonnieres to match the home made Lego grooms cake and of course, Morten being able to fire a cannon (yes a cannon) just to name a few. It really is a wedding filled to the brim with personality captured by the amazing Maria Assia.   Continue reading

Real Wedding: Keighley & Christopher Part 2

Earlier this week we shared with you the emotional journey Keighley & Chris had planning a wedding in the UK from Australia so they could share their special day with family. It was a beautiful winter wedding surrounded by those they loved. But as they had always dreamed of having a wedding on the beach (and lived in Australia) they decided to have TWO amazing days!  But what happens when it rains in Australia? Thank goodness for a plan B!  Continue reading