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...

Summer engagement shoot in a Brighton orchard

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Bouquet Catch is back! To celebrate, here’s Natalie and Graham’s summer engagement shoot

And we’re back! Thank you so much for your patience over the past month while our editor, Natalie R Harris, tied the knot. It truly was the most spectacular day of her life. Full detailed post of her wedding to follow, but in the meantime, let’s cast our minds back to warmer, longer days in the summer, when Natalie and her fiancé Graham, deep in the creative throes of planning a wedding, paid a little trip with their extra-talented wedding photographer Chris Giles to Brighton, for their summer engagement shoot...

Marianne and Jack: A glorious summer wedding

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Lovebirds Marianne and Jack held a glorious summer wedding at Nonsuch Mansion

This love story begins on 28th June 2008 and is cemented on 27th June 2015 – almost 7 years to the day since Marianne and Jack first met through Jack’s best friend (and best man), Julian. Marianne tells her summer wedding love story to Bouquet Catch. We first met at our mutual friend Julian’s birthday, although thanks to the consumption of quite a lot of wine on my part I think I spent most of the night talking AT him...

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...

10 winter wedding inspired ideas

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Seasonal ideas for a magical winter wedding

There’s nothing quite like a warm and cosy winter wedding while it’s crisp and cold outside. Imagine: the distant sound of bells, presents under the Christmas tree and cuddling up with a loved one in front of an open fire (cat optional). Now imagine recreating that mood for your guests, so they too can enjoy a perfectly snug, seasonal wedding.

1. Furry friends

Rock the faux fur look with a jacket, bolero, cape or stole – the perfect accompaniment to a snow white dress and vintage red lipstick...