Real Weddings

Real weddings are a great way of getting ideas for your own big day. In this section you can read the wedding stories of real couples to find out how they put everything together to create their dream day. Be inspired by stunning pictures of a huge range of different styles and themes from real weddings in the UK and abroad, from relaxed festival style weddings to luxury affairs.

For even more ideas don't forget to check out our Styled Wedding Shoots category.

A Southdowns Manor Wedding with Handmade Details

Ellie and Geoff used very relaxed, natural styling in hues of pink and green for their beautiful wedding in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.

A Vintage Flora and Fauna Styled Wedding

A Vintage Flora and Fauna Styled Wedding

Andrea and Joseph’s wedding featured lots of beautiful handmade details based around a vintage flora and fauna wedding style, with their personalities reflected in the styling.

A DIY Shabby Chic Wedding in Essex

A DIY Shabby Chic Wedding in Essex

Tupney and David used handmade items and items from their home to create a vintage, shabby chic feel to their wedding at The Old Regent Ballroom.

A Modern, Classy Wedding in a Stately Home

A Modern, Classy Wedding in a Stately Home

Planned in just five months, Kate and Michael’s wedding was an elegant affair, with their jade, silver and light grey colour scheme perfectly complementing the stately home setting.

A Gatsby-esque Garden Party Wedding

A Gatsby-esque Garden Party Wedding

Sarah and Pete were inspired by the 1920s and wanted the feel of a Gatsby-esque garden party for their wedding at Kirknewton Stables in Edinburgh.

A Beautiful Wedding at Islington Town Hall

A Beautiful Wedding at Islington Town Hall

Following a civil ceremony at Islington Town Hall, Annie and Simon travelled by London bus with their wedding party to their reception at Bistrot Bruno Loubet at The Zetter Hotel.

A Beautiful Wedding at Alloa Town Hall

A Beautiful Wedding at Alloa Town Hall

Lee-Anne and Paul married at Alloa Town Hall last year, and their beautiful wedding featured lots of vintage, shabby chic details in soft pastel colours.

A 1940’s Circus Wedding in California

A 1940’s Circus Wedding in California

Stacey and Josh love the circus, going as often as they can, so wanted to combine this with their love of vintage to create “the party of the century”.

A Rustic Country Wedding in Suffolk

A Rustic Country Wedding in Suffolk

Bunting, country flowers and jam jar decorations turned the garden of the bride’s family home into the perfect setting for this rustic country themed wedding.

A Spring Themed Wedding in Hungary

A Spring Themed Wedding in Hungary

Using a simple colour scheme of blue and yellow, Mary and Gabe created a beautiful spring theme for their wedding in Debrecen, Hungary.

A Fun, Fun, Fun Wedding!

A Fun, Fun, Fun Wedding!

Lauren and Sam’s colourful wedding took place at the Palm Door in Austin, Texas, where the couple worked out ways of incorporating all of their favourite things into the details.

A London Wedding with a Scottish Twist

A London Wedding with a Scottish Twist

Following a ceremony at Islington Town Hall, Nicola and Ed’s wedding reception took place at The Empress of India, with details based around their love of London and the bride’s Scottish heritage.

A Country Wedding in Cambridgeshire

A Country Wedding in Cambridgeshire

With the help of their friends, Kylie and Neil created a wedding at South Farm in Royston that was just perfect for the country surroundings.