Looking for a bridal bargain? Attend the Bridal Bazaar next Sunday 2nd April

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Grab a bridal bargain at the Hampshire Bridal Bazaar

Calling all brides in search of a bridal bargain! The good people at What Peggy Did Next are hosting a Bridal Bazaar featuring a Bridal Boot Sale, for brides looking to snatch a bridal bargain from recently married couples. An events as unlike a traditional wedding fair as possible, the vendors are newlyweds selling on their pre-loved goodies to you at better-than-shop prices. Throw in some tea, cake, food, music, entertainment, DIY tutorials and a few select wedding vendors offering finishing touches, and you have a lovely day for all...
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Alex and Adam: A gorgeous craft wedding using only local suppliers

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Alex and Adam kept their craft wedding simple with a sweet, homegrown affair

Childhood sweethearts, Alex and Adam’s craft wedding day was sweet and simple, packed with loads of homemade touches. The pair met when they were 12 and 13 years old at a family BBQ in their home town of Boston, Lincolnshire, where it was love at first sight. They attended the same secondary school, and starting dating shortly afterwards...
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Why we love handmade wedding invitations

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Personalised, handmade wedding invitations to make your W-Day special

Since the trend for craft, vintage and DIY weddings shows no signs of slowing down, we thought we’d ask the experts about to what to look for when choosing your handmade wedding invitations. Cathy Whaley at the Happy Whale Hand-Made Card Company, creators of hand-crafted stationery design, talks to Bouquet Catch about how to choose your homemade wedding invitations. “When planning your wedding, it’s tempting to concentrate initially principally on the dress, the flowers and where you will hold your special day but don’t forget that before your guests arrive, the scene of your wedding will already be set by the stationery that you choose...
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Weird and wonderful wedding cake inspiration

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Unusual wedding cake inspiration for the offbeat bride

Here at Bouquet Catch, if it’s iced, yummy and wedding-shaped, we’ll eat it. Never ones to turn down a good wedding fair, last week we popped along to Cake International at Alexandra Palace and the Wedding Fair at the Excel to get some inspiration (and grab a few free samples!). What we found was that the ‘trend’ for wedding cakes to look a certain way or follow a certain convention is fading; rather, post-Great British Bake Off, styles are getting more and more experimental and imaginative...
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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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