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A Magical Modern Winter Wedding at GG’s Yard in Scotland
Dec, 07 2021 | Camilla Lucinda Photography
Steph and Mike chose well - from the esteemed snapping skills of their photographer Camilla to the spellbinding setting of their venue overlooking the Solway Coast - with superstar suppliers came a story full of twists and turns, but in the end, this December party was one to remember. Despite...
The Mullens' Magical Day at Matfen
Aug, 20 2021 | Stephen Beecroft
After meeting on a blind date arranged by friends, Jade and Paul instantly hit it off, pretty much summing up the term love at first sight. Six years later and a glorious relationship formed, and Paul popped the question while holidaying in the dreamy setting of Bali. While the pandemic tried its...
Katie and Adam’s rustic luxe love-in at Langley Castle Hotel
Jul, 16 2021 | Diane Makepeace
After a romantic Christmas 2019 proposal on Bamburgh Beach – a beauty spot that is deeply special to Katie’s family – the rest, as they say, is history. However, Covid-19 had other plans for their big day. Having had to postpone their wedding date once during the pandemic, Katie admits that...
Zoe and Adam's Homecoming Spectacular at Woodhill
Sep, 10 2021 | Sean Elliott Photography
Pop starlet, West End performer, children’s book author: you name it, Zoe Birkett’s done it. But with the world on pause for more than a year, she relished the opportunity to immerse herself in family time and home improvements. However, after 20 years of entertainment-industry success, the...
Jenny and Ryan’s Autumnal Rustic Romance
Sep, 24 2021 | Daze Photography
Captured by our fabulous Yorkshire Guest List snapper Daze Photography, this real wedding is a welcome serving of autumnal warmth when we need it most. Jenny and Ryan tied the knot with a sublime ceremony at St Stephens Church in Skipton followed by a joyous affair at the Grade-I listed Barden...
Elle and Noah’s Pastel Pretty Love Story
Jun, 19 2021 | Rosie Davison Photography
It all began back before anyone was swiping left or right, in the humble enclaves of Newcastle’s Tup Tup Palace VIP section. A night out on the tiles turned into a string of dates which turned into a blossoming romance, and before long, Elle and Noah were destined to spend forever together after...
Lois and Greg’s Intimate Amalfi Dream
Aug, 27 2021 | Rosie Davison Photography
As we head into winter there’s no wedding more fitting to bring some bright sunshine-y love into your life. Inspired by their lifelong adoranzie for Italy, a place they visit together every year, Lois and Greg brought Sorrento to the Secret Tower in Newcastle with an incredible Amalfi-themed...
THE BLOOMING BRIDE: Jess and Dan
Sep, 04 2021 | From The Smiths Photography
Sprig and Thistle are award-winning North East wedding florists renowned for enigmatic floristry displays and their general love of all things blooming. Therefore it’s only natural that the nuptials of Jess, director and creative stylist at Sprig and Thistle showcased an abundance of her absolute...
Stephanie and Dan’s Brilliant Beamish Hall Party
Jul, 31 2021 | Edward Ashley Photography
Photographed by our beloved Guest List photographer Edward Ashley, this real wedding is serving all the good positive vibes needed as we head into the winter months. Smiles, jokes, traffic cones – all the essentials, you know, captured in perfect flow by the masterful Ed. Steph and Dan first...
Finola and Jonny’s Glamorous Charlton Love Story
Sep, 12 2021 | Emily Hannah
School sweethearts, wild romantics turned boyfriend and girlfriend after the fateful question was asked while stood outside their local butchers, Finola and Jonathan always looked destined to make the aisle. Luckily, his more important next question was posed in a prettier setting, in Playa Blanca...
Izzy and Joe’s DIY Summer Fest
| Kirsty Louise Photo
When planning my wedding, we chose to have the venue in a big beautiful garden that belonged to my husband’s family in Sussex. I was essentially the event manager for this whole wedding and guilty…it became like my baby! I still cannot believe I planned it all in under three months with a...
Katie and Neil’s Star-Studded Spectacular at Grantley Hall
Jul, 31 2021 | Carn Patrick
This couple’s story began on a rocky road – lots of roads at that. Katie living in Wakefield, Neil in Milton Keynes, his parents in Scotland, her family in Kent – and Neil’s military career taking him on down tours of Kenya, Iraq, Afghanistan, Northern Ireland and Sierra Leone – the pair...
Francesca and Sam’s Exclusive Extravaganza at Wynyard Hall
Aug, 28 2021 | Anna Fowler
Now, when we look at a real wedding and the glorious images that are left to tell the story forever, it fills us with glee. Happy faces, dancing, romancing, all the love. But this one blew all of that out of the water – a monumental celebration of Italian-esque exuberance at the iconic estate of
A Vibrant Celebration At The Clarion Hotel Boldon
Jul, 31 2021 | Rachel Alcock
Emma and Mark met through social media eleven years ago. Their first date was at the cinema, and their favourite spot at a waterfall in Scotland was the setting for Mark’s heartfelt proposal. A truly fabulous setting for the beginning of this couples exciting wedding journey. ...
Laura and Ramin’s Ravishing Romance at Eshott Hall
Jul, 25 2021 | Helen Russell
“We discovered we really liked each other on the Great Wall of China,” as you do – on a school trip as young and bashful teens – but now and Laura and Ramin have broken down each others walls and find themselves as a devoted husband and wife team. Not long after their 10 year
Olivia and Liam’s Lavish Love in at Ellingham
Jul, 13 2021 | Dan Clark
It all started at Loveshack nightclub in Durham. Liam in club tie and suit, Olivia in lifeguard fancy dress, the pair struck up quite the bond on a university sport social night out. Since then, Olivia and Liam’s relationship blossomed to slightly more glamorous settings when we asked her to...
Jennifer and Liam’s Joyful Sun-Soaked Romance at Rudding
Jun, 12 2021 | Barnaby Aldrick
Jennifer and Liam met and wooed each other as teenagers, a romance that quickly fizzled out. It was a full 5 years later that they reconnected, bumping into each other on Christmas Eve 2010. One date later and this unbreakable duo formed. Liam proposed in the hotel room in Iceland after the...
Kayla and Sam’s Splendid Affair at The Clarion
Jul, 24 2021 | Fallen Star
Having met 10 years ago through work, Kayla and Sam reconnected after coincidentally bumping into each other in a shop. As is life, these little moments have prevalence, and the couple began a love story which saw them reach two huge milestones within two months – having a lovely little daughter...
Emily and Mark’s Funky Friday Festival
Jul, 09 2021 | Sam Chipman
One Friday night in January 2015, Mark (a videographer) was slinging cocktails in Leeds' coolest bar 'Smokestack'. The Motown was pumping, drinks were flowing and Emily was third wheeling a friends tinder date. Emily's friend was determined to find her a fella. A few daiquiris later, numbers were...
Steven and David’s Epic Extravaganza at Ellingham Hall
Jul, 26 2021 | Chocolate Chip
A Beautiful Storm This love story began in the most incidental of ways. Both working for the same rail company for two years, David and Steven had never spoken until a line hiccup with Storm Doris meant they had to board the same train. They began talking, and as they say, the rest is history....