An American wedding with a brooch bouquet and a couture dress

An American wedding with a brooch bouquet and a couture dress

This week’s real wedding sees us hopping across the pond, to America. It features the beautiful Jessica and Chintan who had 2 weddings; one Indian huge traditional day and this smaller American wedding. I fell in love with it just by seeing the brides brooch bouquet as I myself also had one! Jessica shares her […] Read more…

How to create a Frida Kahlo Inspired Headdress

Want to rock the style of Frida Kahlo for your wedding, or indeed any day? Then let milliner Janie Lawson of Glam Hatters’ Hen Party Workshops show you how. Materials needed: fabric flowers & leaves, thin wire (ideally 0.4mm) thin headband to wire on to baubles Equipment needed: pliers sharp scissors needles and pins leaf […] Read more…

10 ideas for a copper theme wedding

10 ideas for a copper theme wedding

Copper is still so popular for weddings, even if its friend rose gold won’t go away! Today we thought we would share some of our favourite items for a copper theme wedding. How about creating a personalised copper bangle for your loved one for their wedding gift. Maybe write a quote from a film or […] Read more…

Does the Mother of the Bride have to wear a hat? with Joanne Edwards Millinery

Does the Mother of the Bride have to wear a hat?

Church weddings traditionally require the mother of the bride to wear a hat, this etiquette is in keeping with a formal style of wedding ceremony. But with many weddings now taking place in more informal settings – from simple outdoor ceremonies to exotic beach locations in far flung locations – relaxed ceremony styles are becoming […] Read more…

A 1960s vintage wedding dress

A vintage 1960s wedding dress and a bride with a bob haircut

We are now no longer the National Vintage Wedding Fair, but we still love a vintage dress here at Magpie Wedding.We love the romance of them, the uniqueness, the fact that it is more ethical and fun too. Today’s wedding features the wonderful vintage wedding of Lucy and Richard, and her 1960s wedding dress. I […] Read more…

Late 1960s vintage Brigitte Bardot wedding shoot in a vineyard

Late 1960s vintage Brigitte Bardot wedding shoot in a vineyard

I have been meaning to share this Bardot wedding styled shoot with you all for ages – I helped to style it last summer for the photographer Claire Macintyre, who recaptured 1960s France reminding us of the beauty that is Brigitte Bardot. When I picture Brigitte Bardot in my head, I always visualise an early 1960s […] Read more…

Wedding Cake Trends Metallic

The Wedding Cake Trends That Your Guests Will Love

Wedding cakes are getting more like works of art and the ones that we see at our shows are breathtaking. Today Laura from Cakes by Yolk shares with us the current wedding cake trends that you (and your guests) will love. Wedding Cake Trends: The Semi-Naked Wedding Cake This is a cleaner, slightly smarter update […] Read more…

Alternative Wedding Inspiration: The Snow Queen Bride

What we love so much about being in the “alternative” wedding industry is being able to showcase alternative wedding inspiration and real weddings that have a real creative WOW factor. Weddings can be exactly as you want, whether it is something more traditional or something way out there. The most important thing is to follow […] Read more…

The National Vintage Wedding Fair is now Magpie Wedding

The National Vintage Wedding Fair has re-branded and is now Magpie Wedding! We were the first vintage wedding fair, launched in February 2010 and at that time vintage was very new. We paved the way for vintage styling within the wedding industry and soon became the place to go for your vintage gown and everything […] Read more…

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