Friday, December 2, 2016
Real Weddings

Real Weddings

Find inspiration for your own big day with our massive selection of real weddings! From vintage to modern city, summer to Willy Wonka-inspired weddings, you'll be able to see what real couples did and what worked on their big day.

Use the choices below to narrow your search or find our latest real wedding articles below to get truly inspired for your big day…

Discover the wedding themes that really wowed us here at Wedding Ideas HQ in 2016 - packed will colour and style ideas, be inspired for your big day!

Wedding themes: 6 that wowed us in 2016!

Make sure your big day goes down in history. Make sure your magical moments are remembered. Make the perfect choice of wedding themes, and...
Becca and James marry in a twinkling barn wedding ceremony with Scottish touches - think whisky barrel guest books and Scottish tablet favours!

The twinkling barn wedding with a Scottish twist!

Becca and James   I followed James up to Scotland after a year of long distance, so my family have a mini Christmas every year for...

The white Hollywood wedding

Sarah & Chris   I’d been away on a work trip to Thailand and Chris came to pick me up. When we got home, I found...
Be inspired by this super glamorous wedding in black, white and gold. The 7th floor venue gave them a bird's eye view and a gorgeous backdrop

A super glamorous 7th floor wedding!

Kayleigh and Darran   Darran had planned to take me away somewhere sunny for a sunset beach proposal, but because he had just come back from...

The London Thames Wedding

Louise & Phil   Phil works in music so our first date was actually to a cocktail club for pre-drinks before heading on to the Brit...
Be inspired by Rachel and Matthew's coastal wedding. Packed with nautical charm, beautiful decor details and the prettiest of photo ideas - you'll love it!

The coastal wedding packed with nautical charm

Rachel and Matthew   We first met on a student night out in Newcastle. For our first date, we headed to The Gate to watch the...
This lake wedding has it all! Stunning scenery, vibrant indigo flowers, and even the couple's dog looking smart in a suit - you'll LOVE it!

The indigo lake wedding

Nicola & Michael   It was in my final year of university that I realised just how amazing Michael was. While I was stressed out, juggling...

A country marquee wedding

On our six-month anniversary, Simon surprised me with a home-cooked three-course meal and a bottle of my favourite wine. As he served dessert, he...

A rustic, floral and lace wedding

Tori & Nick   I was on my gap year in Canberra, Australia and went out for drinks with some friends. I’d never met Nick before...

The forest school sparkly wedding

Anna & James   We lived on the same street for years, but didn’t start dating until 2009. James took me out for dinner a few...

A blue and orange Tuk Tuk wedding

I was born and grew up in Amsterdam, where my parents still live, so I always spend Christmas there. Rav often can’t get much...

An enchanted emerald forest wedding

Sophie & Jake   We’d spent the day shopping ready for our holiday to Venice and Jake cooked us a three- course meal for dinner. When...

The sunset deck wedding in Phuket

Not long after I had moved to New Zealand when I was 15, Adam took me to the cinema to see a film. He...

The winter wonderland wedding

Katie & Sam   It happened on my birthday in October 2013. Sam asked me to go and search for my presents. When I turned around,...

A rosy pink and ivory lace wedding

Marie & Duncan   For the past few years we have gone away in November as we first met on Bonfire Night. In 2013, Duncan had...

A frosted peach christmas wedding

Tamsin & Simon   We met at another friend’s wedding where Simon was an usher. He delivered my fish and chips to my table and I...

A rainbow fete wedding

Emma & David   We were travelling in Asia for three weeks over our third anniversary. On the day of our anniversary we helped at an...

A twinkling woodland wedding

Charlotte & Gareth   I felt like he was too good to be true! He was handsome, funny, down to earth and we shared the same...
This rustic walled garden wedding is sure to steal your heart - here we share all the details, decor and dress inspiration from Sigrid & Daniel's big day!

The rustic walled garden wedding

Sigrid & Daniel Daniel had asked me what I wanted for Christmas and I had picked out a few rings. Even though I knew what...
Be inspired by this stunning vintage castle wedding in Wales featuring pretty pinks, beautiful birdcages and all the vintage decor you could wish for!

The vintage castle wedding in Wales!

Rebecca & Jacques Jacques and I had arranged a holiday to Cornwall, where I had been going ever since I was a child. Jacques took...