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40s Glam Wedding

40s Glam Wedding

A belated happy Movember to one and all… By now we’ve really started to notice the effort the mustachioed men in our lives have been putting in and to celebrate here’s a gorgeous and quirky real wedding that pays homage to that great annual fundraising drive

Vintage Back Garden Wedding

Rustic Family Garden Wedding

Jen and Marty had their rustic wedding in the garden that was planted by Jen’s grandparents many years ago. Their ceremony took place surrounded by rhododendron bushes – how idyllic is that? Their wedding photos by the lovely Gypsy Tree Photography ooze style and innovation – from the chalkboard mason jars for drinks (perfect so people don’t …

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 …

Funky Ombre Gown by Ouma on Etsy-02 9:29:2012

Quirky Dresses: Ombre Love

Two massive wedding trends at the minute are chevron and ombre (thank you, Pinterest!), and today we have found a dress that incorporates both. This beautiful gown is available from Ouma on Etsy. Love how the theme is carried through with the cake, balloons and the bouquet in these lovely photographs from Michelle March Photography. …

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?

Quirky Hen Ideas Bridesmaid Shoot

Quirky Hen Ideas: Bridesmaid Photoshoot

If the idea of a ‘traditional’ hen night/marathon drinking session with copious amounts of …eh, paraphernalia isn’t really your thing, and you really want to do something different, this might be the post for you. Here’s the idea – get all your girls and your photographer, have a bit of a party and take some …

Independence Day Wedding

Wed on the 4th of July

Happy 4th of July everybody! Today we’re celebrating with this Pittsburgh wedding that took place last year on 4th of July and it’s all about the brightcolours and Americana. Megan and Braiden’s patriotism inspired their big day decor – check out the flags and the candy bar… Thanks to Leeann Marie Photography for submitting this …

Circus Diner Engagement

Circus Diner Engagment

When I caught a glimpse of the awesome location of Kathleen and Marc’s engagement session, I knew I had to share it with you all. “The

DIY Dingle Wedding- Dusty Hot Pink and Hurricanes

Dusty Hot Pink and Hurricanes – Karen and Cian’s DIY Dingle Wedding

Hold on to your hats readers ’cause today’s post is a flurry of daring pink DIY, on a blustery day in Dingle… well what else would you expect when a milliner takes to walking down the aisle? There was a hurricane that day. “No joke.” Karen recalls, “My veil blew off n took off up the …

Pinterest Featured Board - Mid Century Modern Wedding

Pinterest Featured Board – Mid Century Modern Wedding

Today’s Pinterest Featured Board is for all you lovers of vintage, here’s a fab dose of retro inspiration with a twist. Mid Century Modern (or MCM)

Get the Look - Yellow and Grey wedding

Get the Look – Yellow and Grey Wedding

Remember a few weeks back we featured Nicole and James’ Yellow and Grey outdoor wedding by Jennifer Eileen Photography? Well, it was such a hit that

Our DIY Photo Booth17

Our DIY Wedding: The Ultimate Photo Booth How-To Post

One of my personal favourite things about our DIY Wedding has got to be the Photo Booth. I put up the photographs from it recently, and

Irish Rock n' Roll Wedding

Fun, Quirky Irish Wedding that Rocks

Every so often I come across a bona fide quirky wedding that puts a big grin on my face, and that’s prescisely what this beautifully unique

Pumpkins

A Year Ago on Bride and Joy: Pumpkin Inspiration

Today’s post is a blast from the past – here are some beautiful Etsy finds to inspire Autumnal Brides Click here for the full post… And do stop