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Alice Rimes

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Alice is a keen cyclist and also absolutely loves vintage clothes. She doesn't wear them while cycling though, that would be silly. The owner of two Guinea Pigs called Ronnie and Reggie, she's also a twin herself!

A gorgeous country garden-styled wedding from Danielle and David

How they met “I really fancied David the first time I laid eyes on him,” remembers Danielle. “He was the site manager, looking after the...

A picture perfect vintage real wedding from Carly and Richard

The proposal “Rich’s proposal was a complete disaster,” remembers Carly. “We had been together for over three years, and all our friends and family were...

A fun and funky real wedding from Helen and Mathew

The proposal “Mathew popped the question on Christmas Day 2010,” remembers Helen. “I was really ill with the flu – but his surprise definitely distracted...

A royal blue real-life wedding from Katharine and Jon

The proposal For this couple, their summer holiday became a romantic trip to remember. “Jon popped the question while we were holidaying in Santorini, in...

A gorgeous country wedding in Somerset from Liz and Rob

How they met “When we first exchanged numbers, I liked it that he always called me instead of using text messages,” remembers Liz. “However, because...

Go behind the scenes of Samantha and Craig’s amazing first dance

If you've picked up the fabulous May issue of Wedding Ideas you would have seen Samantha and Craig's stunning real-life wedding in Whitchurch. This...

Becki and Mike’s gorgeous country garden-themed wedding day

The proposal Mike had been wanting to pop the question to Becki for a long time, but she kept second guessing him and hinting, so...

Lisa and Lee’s colourful and carefree real-life wedding

The proposal Lee surprised his gorgeous girl with a romantic proposal on their third anniversary. “He took me for a weekend away at Oundle Mill...

Step back in time with a flirty 50s-inspired bridal photoshoot

Wedding photographer supremo Lissa Alexandra recently came to us with a fab 50s-inspired photoshoot and we loved it so much that we just had...

We love Jessica and James’ gorgeous rustic-styled real wedding

The proposal “Jim bought me a dinner cruise down the Thames as a Christmas present, where they play jazz and blues music as you enjoy...

Gary and Lizzie’s romantic and glamorous real-life wedding

This beautiful big day is so romantic and glamorous, we’ve fallen head over heels for it! WHO: Lizzie and Gary WHERE: The Dairy, Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire WHEN:...

Bethany and Jonathan’s real-life wedding in Scotland

A princess bride and her prince marry in their very own Scottish castle… WHO: Bethany and Jonathan WHERE: Comlongon Castle, Clarencefield, Dumfries WHEN: November 2011 PHOTOS: Blue Sky...

Win your wedding at Latitude festival!

Are you dreaming of a festival-styled big day? Have you ever thought about going one step further and actually getting hitched at a festival?...

How to make your very own bridal brooch bouquet

We love brooch bouquets, they're chic, they look amazing and they last much longer than fresh flowers. Contemporary and vintage wedding jewellery designer Harriet...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream-themed real wedding from Victoria and Paul

A heavenly homemade gown, romance and A Midsummer Night’s Dream theme make this wedding a must-see! WHO: Victoria and Paul WHERE: Preston Priory Barn, Suffolk WHEN: May...

We love Rachel and Simon’s whirlwind real wedding

This gorgeous pair threw tradition to the wind and planned the day they wanted in just four weeks… WHO: Rachel and Simon WHERE: Langley Priory, Derbyshire WHEN:...

A gorgeous English country garden-themed wedding with Aileen and Ian

This wedding is pastel perfection, just right for their country garden theme… WHO: Aileen and Ian WHERE: The Assembly House and the bride’s parents’ back garden,...

Top DIY wedding tips from real-life brides that can save you...

There are plenty of DIY touches that you can incorporate into your own big day, even if you're not a dab hand at crafting....

How to make peppermint cream wedding favours

Wedding Ideas' very own DIY expert Alice Rimes has been busy baking up a storm this weekend and she's come up with a fabulous,...

Take a luxurious short-haul honeymoon to Costa Navarino

Set in the Messinia region of Peloponnese in Southern Greece, Costa Navarino offers unspoiled seaside scenery and over 4,500 years of history. Easily accessible...