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Wedding Reception

Wedding Reception

Your wedding reception is really important. Not only is it a place where your guests go after the ceremony to refresh and enjoy some food and have a dance - It's also the place that brings people from two different families and possibly cultures together, creating a lifelong bond between the two.

To make this happen, it's important that you choose, decorate and organise your reception properly, so to help you we've come up with some fantastic tips and advice, no matter what budget, style or theme you have.

Simply choose from our 'Wedding Reception' posts below to start planning your wedding like a pro.

How to make a DIY photobooth in four simple steps for a fun-filled, snap happy wedding that all your guests will remember!

How to make your own DIY photobooth

Wedding photobooths are still soaring in popularity as couples embrace a fun-filled day with all of their guests - and why not? But with the...
Your wedding reception should match your mood - it should be romantic! These 11 romantic decorations will create the perfect atmosphere whatever your venue. And with rustic, elegant and simple styles – they’re perfect for almost every wedding décor theme!

11 wedding reception decorations that you’re guaranteed to fall for!

When you're feeling all loved up and you've just got married, you want to be somewhere that just oozes romance, right? Whatever and wherever your...
Embrace industrial chic decor for your modern wedding reception, it's raw but romantic look is perfect for warehouses, lofts and even converted barn venues!

Source the style: industrial chic décor

P H O T O G R A P H Y: Gemma Mcauley Photography  Whitewashed brick walls, structural metal beams, timeworn wooden workbenches - these...

INSPIRED SHOOT: Art deco design and accessories

A contemporary art deco styled shoot heavily inspired by 2016 BBC adaption of Agatha Christie's 'And Then There Were None'.     Widely considered to be her masterpiece, I...
Let’s be brutally honest: most of us want our weddings to be the best their guests ever attend - and you can with these 11 ways to wow your guests!

11 ways to wow your guests

Let’s be brutally honest: most of us want our weddings to be the best their guests ever attend. And while weddings are absolutely more about...
Embrace all things seafaring for your beach or coastal wedding with a nautical wedding theme! It'll make your reception oh-so atmospheric and stylish!

Source the style: the nautical wedding theme

P H O T O G R A P H Y  LSM Photography Nautical design wedding invitations have been popular for a long time, and the...
Fall in love with this coral and mint wedding, packed full of pretty, feminine style! The colour scheme influences all details, from decor to the cake...

A shabby chic peach and mint wedding

Rhiannon + Richard   PHOTOGRAPHY BY  DEAN ROBSON Dean Robson Photography   Richard and I met through a dating site. Emails soon turned into texts, so by the time...
This glamorous wedding with a waterfront view had the bespoke touches to make it simply brilliant. Going black tie? Then make this your inspiration!

Nicola & David’s glamorous wedding by the water

NICOLA + DAVID Black tie glamour beside the water... PHOTOGRAPHY BY MARCUS WARD, BIG EYE PHOTOGRAPHY Big Eye Photography     “We met through Match, only to realise that we had...

How to make your wedding day pop with colour!

Whilst pretty pastels and the traditional white wedding makes for undeniably elegant wedding photographs, bold and bright DIY weddings are on the rise!   With a...
Seven barns, seven styles, seven beautiful big days... if you're planning your own barn wedding decor, make this your reception style bible!

7 ways to style your barn wedding decor

Because we know that one barn style does not fit all... Here, we turn to seven of our featured couples for inspiration when it comes...

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...

12 days of wedding planning: dreamy reception décor!

If you followed our advice earlier on in the 12 days of wedding planning, you'll have chosen a venue that will work with your...

Inspired shoot: New Forest foliage and renaissance garden glamour

A country manor venue and New Forest retreat - with the help of some trustee suppliers - have taken country glamour to the next...

How to choose your DREAM wedding venue!

It’s going to define your day and appear in all the photos, so choosing the right venue for you is essential!     USE THE INTERNET The internet...

12 days of wedding planning: think theme

Your theme will help to make your wedding day stand out. And we all want that, right? Once you’ve chosen the right one for...
Want a white wedding with the wow-factor? This is the style inspiration you need to take the tradition and transform it into amazing wedding decor!

Source the style: the wow-factor white wedding

Photography Terralogical White weddings might be traditional, but they don't need to be stuck in the past. This real couple lead the way, creating a whimsical outdoor...
Hanging hearts, you've got company! Here are seven of our favourite hanging decorations that will give your wedding venue the wow-factor...

7 decorations you can hang from the rooftops!

Hanging hearts, you've got company! Here are seven of our favourite hanging decorations that will give your wedding venue the wow-factor...     Honeycombs and pom poms...
Calling all globe trotting and travel loving couples. this is the wedding theme for you! Add the vintage travel theme to your decor, stationery and more...

Source the style: vintage travel theme

Photography: Ashton Jean-Pierre Cosmopolitan couples and travel lovers, you can stop searching now. This vintage travel theme will embrace your wanderlust and create the perfect wedding...
Be inspired by Andrew and Louise's glimmering gold wedding with a grand venue - intimate, romantic and absolutely beautiful, there are many ideas to steal!

The glimmering gold wedding with a grand venue

Andrew & Louise   Andy and I met at work, I used to wind him up chronically, hiding his expensive pens and covering his desk in...
How to make your Pinterest wedding a reality - because it would be a crime to keep all those gorgeous details captive on your computer screen, right?!

How to make your Pinterest wedding a reality

The guilty pleasure of brides worldwide, your hours of pinning can finally be justified. You’re curating the best details, dresses and décor ideas to...

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