Amanda and Elvis: An autumnal, African wedding in Belgium

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Amanda and Elvis enjoyed a cross-cultural African wedding complete with multiple outfit changes, plentiful food and crazy dancing

This Congolese beauty and her Ghanaian prince had not one, not two, but three amazing weddings in the UK and Belgium, including a full-blown African wedding with a 27-dish buffet and Senegalese dancing. She tells her story to Bouquet Catch. Elvis and I met in the UK in April 2011. We were on the same coach going to London: I was coming from Belgium for an interview and he was coming back to the UK after a placement year in Germany...
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Jen and Luigi: A foodie, barn wedding with Italian and Asian influences

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This countryside barn wedding is a food-lover’s delight

Jen and Luigi’s barn wedding in the Suffolk-meets-Cambridgeshire countryside was the perfect combination of everything they loved: food, partying, their Italian and Asian heritages, and each other! Jen tells her story to Bouquet Catch. “We met at Warwick University where we were in the same halls and on the same course. I didn’t really get to know Luigi until halfway through the first year and we were just friends for a while, but always got on well...
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Floral wedding design trends for 2016

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Wedding florist Helen Taylor and founder of bespoke wedding floral studio Bloom Room discusses her predictions for this year’s floral wedding design trends

As in fashion, the world of floral wedding design is subject to changing trends, some of which are slow to build, while others seem to appear out of nowhere. Loosely gathered bouquets and table centres are remaining popular in floral wedding design this year, with the demand for vintage vases and rustic wooden accents showing little sign of slowing down...
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10 reasons to have a Halloween wedding

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Make your Halloween wedding frighteningly romantic

Halloween has got to be my favourite ‘festival’: it’s atmospheric, whimsical and can be surprisingly romantic. Plus, there’s so much more to this time of year than trick-or-treating and fake blood. Here are 10 frighteningly good reasons to host a Halloween wedding:

The atmosphere

The air is crisp and cold and the nights are drawing in, making most of us want nothing more than to snuggle up next to our loved ones...
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Love Story: Emma and Scott

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The fairy tale castle wedding

Not only do I have the privilege of writing about the love story of two of my closest friends, this wedding was the first I ever attended (yes, ever!) and so has a special place in my heart. Emma and Scott met in 2006 working as special needs teaching assistants at The Vines School, Clapham. A South London boy and Essex girl living first in London and then by the sea in Brighton, they’d been to enough weddings to know exactly what it was they did and didn’t want for their own...
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