Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Summer Weddings

Summer Weddings

Choose a wedding in summer and you'll be warm, have a great choice of flowers and be able to celebrate long into the evening - perfect for those couples with a party persuasion!

With the weather (hopefully) on your side, summer wedding season means lots of different outdoor celebrations are possible. Whatever your budget, you'll be inspired by our summer real brides.

Simply choose from our 'Summer Weddings' posts below for instant planning inspiration!

Your wedding day will be a rollercoaster of emotions, so why not style it to match? Here's how to bring this funfair reception theme to life...

Source the style: funfair reception theme

P H O T O G R A P H Y  Amy B Photography and Eleanor Jane Photography It's a given that your wedding day will...

Source the style: vintage tea party reception theme

P H O T O G R A P H Y  Louise Bjorling Come to the vintage tea party, you're all invited! Floral, fun and full...

6 tips to help you choose your wedding date!

What time of year to choose your wedding date...   Angela Ashman, wedding events manager at Swynford Manor in Newmarket, having managed over 200 wonderful weddings...
Give your wedding day all the charm and warmth of the Mediterranean using this Mediterranean lemon reception theme and decor picks

Source the style: a Mediterranean lemon reception theme

Streaming sunshine, fragrant flowers and herbs, zesty lemon – this Mediterranean wedding reception theme is a showstopper for all the senses. Team fresh sprigs of...

Alternative brides attend BoShow wedding festival in Bath!

Yesterday, alternative couples ventured to the fields of Englishcombe in Bath to attend the BoShow Wedding Festival where anything goes. BoShow Wedding Festival, aimed at...

Summer wedding styled shoot

English summers and garden drinks were the inspiration for this stunning photoshoot at the picturesque The Rectory Hotel, Wiltshire. The shoot combines a delicate...

You could save by saying ‘I do’ in an exotic wedding...

Couple, Elizabeth and Lee Saxby saved nearly £13,000 by having the exotic wedding of their dreams on a tiny Hawaiian island Paradise instead of...

9 must-have mixed marvels for the perfect summer wedding drinks

Say NO to bland drinks and YES to the TOP tipples list of pre-mixed cocktails that marry up unusual, classic and sublime flavours to compliment some of...
Wedding receptions are often filled with outdoor garden games and entertainment, but which ones should you choose? Here are our top 6 picks for maximum fun at your wedding reception! Find out on the Wedding Ideas website!

The 6 quirky garden games you need at your wedding!

Gone are the days when garden games were reserved for children at school summer fetes. Brides and grooms are choosing to include garden games...
5 reasons NOT to choose a summer wedding - will you buck convention and tie the knot during autumn or winter, outside of the peak wedding season? Find out why a summer wedding isn't always the best option for brides and grooms on the Wedding Ideas website!

5 reasons NOT to choose a summer wedding

I know what you're thinking - we sound crazy already, but bear with us, there is a whole lot of method in the seeming...

For the creative bride – become a floral master of the...

After much demand, leading wedding and event florist Joanne Truby Floral Design has announced the launch of its Floral Masterclass sessions – an opportunity for budding...

Pimm’s and peonies for an outdoor peach summer oasis

Were picturing an outdoor oasis reception with Pimms, garden games, friends and family for a pretty peach theme?! Peach is the ultimate effortless colour that...

Start your wedding journey from ceremony to honeymoon in luxury with...

If you're planning to get married abroad and want to experience pure luxury then look no further than Sandals Beaches and Resorts Luxury Included®....

Shropshire Petals summer blush JUNE mix of the month!

Happy June everyone! We are well into the swing of the summer wedding season and Shropshire Petals (like many this year!) have been inspired by...
Blackdown Shepherd Huts

Introducing the honeymoon suite with a difference

Rustic themed weddings have taken the wedding scene by storm over the last few years. Thanks to Blackdown Shepherd Huts you can now add...

Candied brights in a summer ‘look-board’ for the electric bride!

Here at Brooklyn Bridal we love nothing more than colourful and fun wedding celebrations and for high summer we’re really embracing brights! Whether you’re...

Complete a summer outdoor reception with 5 unique ‘Gin Fizz’ prosecco...

The rise of the vans! We’ve had ice cream vans, fish and chip vans, afternoon tea vans, now it’s time for the prosecco and...

Tie the knot in the most intimate setting ‘alfresco style’ with...

If you've got your heart set on tieing the knot surrounded by the great outdoors, then look no further! Were answering the question "Can...

SAY I DO TO five new ULTRASUN protection products for the...

Most couples hope for sunshine on their wedding day making proper sun protection essential to prevent prickly heat induced redness, sun damage and to...

The ultimate ‘luxury meets festival’ wedding experience with Camp Kerala!

Always dreamed of a festival style wedding? We have the chicest of solutions… As we prepare to unfurl the summer wardrobe and the sound of...