Karly and Ty: A relaxed garden wedding with BBQ and butterflies

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Karly and Ty’s garden wedding showcased the best of America’s deep south in deepest, darkest Essex

It’s rare that we hear about the wedding day from the groom’s perspective – but when friend of Bouquet Catch, Ty, came to us with his wonderful story of his homemade, vintage, garden wedding to Karly, we were hooked. Karly and Ty’s love story began in the most modern of ways, via dating website Plenty of Fish, where Karly broke the ice by messaging Ty first...

Laura and Martin: An all-English winter wedding love story

Love Story: Laura and Martin

Class, cars and Christmas: This winter wedding love story is as classic as they come

Laura and Martin’s winter wedding was an all-English affair, hosted at Fishbourne Parish Church and Goodwood House in Laura’s childhood home town of Chichester. Laura tells her classic tale to Bouquet Catch. We met one frosty evening in Winchester, Christmas 2009, at a friends’ festive house-party. We got on really well and ended up having a drunken dance in the pub together...

An afternoon of wedding inspiration at Goodwood House

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Luxury wedding event on Sunday 3rd April 2016, 2pm – 4pm

Glorious Goodwood: home to cars, horses, and royalty. It’s not too often you get to get some serious wedding inspiration from an event thrown at a stately home, complete with champagne butler service, afternoon tea in the ballroom, and a beautiful fashion show hosted by Blackburn Bridal Couture, stockists of Claire Pettibone. There are local suppliers too, showcasing everything from flowers, to dresses, to invitations, while the catwalk may give you some serious inspiration to source your dream wedding dress...

Love Story: Leanne and Howard

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An elegant marquee wedding complete with Welsh male voice choir and Ebay bargains

This is a love story that spans two decades: bride Leanne and groom Howard (aka Howie) met in a McDonalds’ car park as teenagers and somehow ended up at the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, with Howie popping the question. Leanne knew from the start that she wanted a timeless and elegant that wasn’t too over the top...

Love Story: Helen and Stephen

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It was all started by a mouse: Helen tells her W-Day love story to Bouquet Catch

My wedding love story began when I got engaged on Christmas Day 2010. My husband proposed down in Christchurch, Dorset, on one knee on what was a very pebbly beach. After the bubbly had been drunk, the hugs with the family exchanged and the clapping died down from other people on the beach, it hit me...