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Cinema Ceremony Wedding-17

Shari and Scot’s Cinema Ceremony by Patrick Hadley Photography

I’m excited to share with you this exquisite gem of a wedding by Patrick Hadley Photography  today. Elegant bouquets of baby’s breath, retro family photos, and did I mention it all took place in a cinema in Michigan, US? Trish of Patrick Hadley Photography recalls  how a last minute change made this wedding even more memorable: “Because Michigan weather …

Perfect New Years Eve Wedding

Jessica and Jordan’s Perfect New Years Eve Wedding by Kampphotography

If, like me, you love a winter wedding, you are in for a treat. Take a peek at Jessica and Jordan’s elegant, hand-crafted New Years Eve wedding which is bursting with vintage details (check out Jessica’s opulent vintage fur stole, and those retro microphones for the band). The ceremony officiant was none other than the …

Winter Light Wedding-04

A Wedding in the Winter Sunlight by Root Photography

Casi and Ian met on and she knew he was the one when he bought her the DVD Step Brothers, since “it wouldn’t die like flowers”. A country chic vibe inspired the details in their  beautiful wedding, as Casi explains: “I was on a budget but wanted rich fall colors and love the out door …

Movie Love A Cinema Wedding

Cinema Love – A Wedding

A love of the movies was the big inspiration behind Brittany and Casey’s wedding at the picture house. “We loved the idea of getting married in a movie theater. It had a great feel with the art work and it was located in the Heights where we first moved in together. We tried to play off the …

Candy Bar Sign from our DIY Wedding
The World in our Back Yard Wedding Streamed Online

The world in our back yard… An intimate Internet wedding

Have you ever considered streaming your wedding online for guest who can’t be there in the flesh?

County Louth Wedding

Louth by Way of Canada: A Homecoming Wedding

Innovative inspiration alert! Lorraine and Brendan planned their Co. Louth wedding all the way from Canada and they brought their very own bit of home to the arrival reception. “We made a Cheese table from old tree stumps that were lying around the yard for firewood. We printed all the labels to match up with …

Photo Booth Sign
Gatsby Invitation Papier Press

Wedding Stationery Giveaway – with Papier Press

On Friday we were joined by the lovely Sarah from Papier Press who had lots of great advice on the subject of wedding stationery, and today we’re delighted to announce our Wedding Stationery Giveaway in association with the new Dublin-based stationers. DIY Brides will love the stationers’ new range of customised printable stationery which comprises …

Rustic DIY Countryside Wedding

Rustic DIY Countryside Wedding

They say love is in the details, and that is especially true of today’s beautifully eclectic and rustic real wedding from Sasha Felix Photography. Heather and Ryan trawled through yard sales, picking up blue and clear mason jars for their table numbers. Ryan wore a hat belonging to his late grandfather. Their decor of vintage …

Best Day Productions Bride and Joy

Our DIY Wedding – Video with Best Day Productions

If there was one thing missing in last week’s post on Our DIY Wedding, it was the video. I was amazed by how much of the daypassed by in a blur, and in the weeks after I was dying to see the video to jog my memory (ok, there as a LOT going on that …

Our Wedding Photographs by We are the Mastersons

Our DIY Wedding!

For a wedding blogger, writing about your own big day should be a doddle. After all, not only were you present on the day but you

Rustic DIY Wedding

Rustic DIY Wedding

We’ve all heard and hoped that your wedding should be one of the happiest days of your life, and I love to see a couple who are practically bouncing out of the frame of their wedding photos with happiness. Mariel and Mark definitely fall into that category. Not only are they one of the happiest wedding …

Sparkly Wedding Shoes DIY

Our DIY Wedding – Sparkly Shoes How-To

I have been dying to share this post for so long! My wedding shoes turned out to be quite a clandestine affair… I’d fallen for a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes from a few seasons before that were totally out of my budget (as well as out of stock), so I decided to recreate them myself. …

Hand Made Back Yard Wedding

Handmade Back Yard Wedding

The personal touch is the one thing that makes a wedding completely and inarguably unique. When family and friends dig in with the preparations, it really