Choosing your season: Which time of year would suit you?

Among the excited anticipation of finding a beautiful venue and the perfect dress, or suit, many couples may forget the importance of settling on the ideal season for their wedding. When you hold your wedding will have a great impact on every other aspect of the day; the right dress will depend on the weather […] read more

posted on 17th Mar 2017

Though images of clubs, pub, and cocktails come to mind when most of us think of a hen do, in reality – your last hurrah with your female friends doesn’t have to be boozy at all. People’s expectations of hen parties are actually changing fast – like One Fab Day says, “Hen parties these days can be […] read more

posted on 10th Mar 2017

Fruit cake dressed up in thick white icing is the traditional style of wedding cake. But if you are looking to explore an alternative kind of cake for your wedding, then there are many different options to choose from. Read on for some more ideas. Experiment with other flavours When it comes to your wedding, the […] read more

posted on 3rd Mar 2017

As the father of the bride, you have one of the most important roles of anyone in the wedding party. Your witty or heartfelt speech is prepared and you are confident that you can hold your own walking down the aisle; but, how should you perfect your style for the day? Read on for our […] read more

posted on 24th Feb 2017

Many brides are drawn to the natural makeup look for their wedding, fresh-faced beauty is romantic and looks effortlessly striking in wedding photos; it also has the added charm of being a timeless beauty look – you won’t have to explain away bold eye-shadow choices to your future children! The natural makeup look is easy […] read more

posted on 17th Feb 2017

Are you looking for some inspiration for your wedding readings? Read on for our favourite TV show quotes that will read beautifully as wedding readings. Sex and the City This Carrie Bradshaw quote, from the show Sex and the City, was taken from the character’s wedding reading at a friend’s wedding. “His hello was the […] read more

posted on 10th Feb 2017

Many psychologists and relationship experts agree that there are some key things that couples should be sure to discuss before they get married. There are a number of important factors that can drastically impact your relationship as a married couple, and your future together. Read on for our exploration of the key things you need […] read more

posted on 3rd Feb 2017

Vintage wedding dresses have a charm and presence to them, not usually found in a modern wedding dresses. In addition to their special character, you know you’ll get a dress that is totally one of a kind! But shopping for a vintage dress takes a certain know how; discover how to find your perfect vintage […] read more

posted on 27th Jan 2017

One of the best kept secrets of professional makeup artist’s, contouring can help to highlight your features, make your face appear thinner and lift your look. Like The Knot says, “Done well, highlighting and contouring can make your face sharper, while still looking natural.” Though it may take a little more time than your regular […] read more

posted on 20th Jan 2017

We are delighted to announce, after winning Best Wedding Venue of the Year 2016, Clearwell Castle has been shortlisted for ‘Best Castle Wedding Venue 2017’ and we hope you would all agree… Clearwell Castle is most definitely worthy of this trophy! We need your help by voting for us to win! Anyone can vote so […] read more

posted on 16th Jan 2017

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