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Katherine's Blog

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Statement jewellery for your wedding day

If you want to feel ultra glam on your wedding day then think about choosing some statement wedding jewellery for your special day. Bold earrings, glittering tiaras and striking necklaces can all add something extra special to your bridal look. Take a look at just a few of our ideas... Chandelier Earrings Team your up-do with a pair of chandelier earrings, perfect for adding a bit of sparkle. If you want to really wow your guests as the evening draws in, why not wear simple studs to the ceremony...
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Alternatives to traditional wedding veils

Not every bride wants to walk down the aisle wearing a wedding veil – if this traditional tone is just not your thing then take a look at five alternatives that will still keep your wedding hairstyle extra special... Bold Flowers Bring some of your bridal bouquet into your wedding hairstyle by wearing a bold bloom to the side of your up-do. If you want fresh flowers then speak with your florist as they should be able to provide you with some beautiful options that match your wedding day. A...
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See Samantha and Gary's Real Wedding

Samantha and Gary met by chance at a work event and after four years of dating, Gary proposed. The couple spent one year and seven months planning their special day which they held at the beautiful Winery Road Forest with a romantic outdoor ceremony and a gorgeous marquee with glass walls to show the backdrop of the trees. Take a look at a few of their wedding photos here – all taken by Steve Miller Photography – and then read the full story . Would you like your wedding featured on hitched...
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5 ideas for your something blue

You know the old rhyme... Something old, Something new, Something borrowed, Something blue Family heirlooms, a brand new dress and family willing to share their old wedding items means the first three take care of themselves, then you are just left to find your something blue. Take a look at five ways you can add something blue to your wedding day. Pick a Blue Cake If you don’t want to go all out with a tiered blue wedding cake then think about having a scattering of blue cupcakes at your wedding...
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Vibrant yellow colour schemes

Our latest real wedding features a stunning yellow colour scheme, perfect if you are looking to add some vibrancy and colour to your wedding style. Claudia and Andrew mixed splashes of yellow with metallic hints to create the perfect summer wedding day, browse some of their gorgeous photos here – all taken by First Shot Studio – then read the full story. Would you like your wedding featured on hitched? Submit your details and we will send you a real wedding questionnaire. Katherine x
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Have fun with your wedding photography

Our latest real wedding features Nazeemah and Khaleel, after meeting at work romance blossomed and after two happy years together, Khaleel proposed. We love how the couple mixed Muslim traditions with contemporary wedding style and how they really had fun with their wedding photographs – all taken by Radz Photography . Take a look at some of their beautiful wedding photos right here and then read the full story . Would you like your special day featured as a real wedding? Submit your details...
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See Chrislynn and Diego's wedding day

After becoming high school sweethearts, Chrislynn and Diego spent many happy years together – travelling to live together in the UK before returning to their native South Africa where they then got engaged. The couple spent a year planning their special day which included saying their vows at their local church surrounded by their friends and family, before having a beautiful wedding reception at Chrislynn’s father’s home. Take a look at some of their gorgeous photos – taken...
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