DIY wedding flowers: A planning + budgeting guide in collaboration with Hollow Meadows Flowers

Last week we brought you the real wedding of Jenny + Will, set in the breathtaking mountain tops of a Colorado forest. A beautiful rustic wedding lovingly prepared by two lovers, and their family and friends. With DIY wedding flowers and bouquets that looked so professional, you would off never guessed they were made by the same bride holding them! Because just like us, Jenny + Will decided to take the wedding florist challenge into their bare hands. This week we’ve teamed up with Rachel from Hollow Meadows Flowers as we give our local flower growers & florists a bridal nod of appreciation and pick up some sound DIY wedding flowers advice in the process! Why we chose to take […]

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JENNY + WILL: A nature inspired DIY mountain woodland wedding

W+P are thrilled to share this week’s real wedding of Jenny + Will – A picturesque mountain woodland wedding set in the stunning forest surroundings of Colorado! Jenny a nursing major & Will a interdisciplinary major and budding photographer first met 2.5 years ago at their college in Oklahoma. Originating from Arizona and Colorado respectfully, if it wasn’t for their education, they would of never crossed paths! Not shy of hard work and being exposed to full the cost of weddings, Will also worked part time at a coffee shop while studying and balancing his growing wedding photography business to save up for their own special day in the future. After witnessing Jenny quote every single line from […]

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Spring is in the air! Recreate a Natural Springtime Bridal look with Julia Jeckell – Hair & Make Up artist

Whether your wedding is in the Northern or Southern Hemisphere, a Spring wedding is always a good idea! After what seemed like an eternal winter, sunshine and warm weather is forecast to be coming to the UK. So in celebration of our upcoming weeks of Vitamin D bliss, I’ve teamed up with Julia Jeckell – UK based Hair & Make Up artist and her talented collective to arm our W+P B2B’s with the Wedspiration to recreate the perfect Natural Springtime Bridal Look for this years wedding season! Natural light shines through the windows of The Gage Gallery in this stunning ‘Springtime’ shoot styled by Anna Straw from Anna’s Attic. Foliage and fresh Gypsophila made by local florist Moss and Clover bring an English Garden vibe to the industrial […]

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An unconventional bride & her 3 dresses – Top wedding gown buying tips in collaboration with MaudiKa

Ever since I was a little girl I’ve been obsessed with wedding dress shops. To my 5 year old brain, it was THE place you became a Princess. But for this head strong budding shopaholic to be told that those doors were shut until a ring was put on my finger….was a concept I was SOOO not down with. But alas I waited patiently and when the time finally came, I loved the experience so much I found ‘the one’ not once, but three times! With a few bumps and exciting hurdles along the way, I soon realised that my experience was shaping up to involve more ‘unconventional bride’ moments than childhood princess fantasies. So it was important that I […]

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We’re engaged! So what do we do now? The first 10 steps to planning a wedding

Planning a weding the top 10 tips engaged couple jumping in the sea

If you’re reading this you’ve probably recently added a new word to your vocab and for some of you, there’s a new sparkle in your eye that’s not just from your ring finger…so let me firstly start by saying CONGRATULATIONS! Getting engaged is one of the most exciting and loved up periods of your life, but with everyone being equally excited around you, it can be overwhelming at times. All the questions and wedding planning shifts your brain into overdrive and you find yourself in a panic asking ‘what the hell do I do now’? But don’t fear! Planning a wedding is a fantastic & fun adventure…with the right information to help you along the way! So let […]

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