Wedding Inspiration

Alternative and Unconventional wedding inspiration. From fully themed weddings to the little touches that reflect your personalities, you’ll find it all here!

The Whirlwind Of Wedding Planning- Where To Begin!

Welcome to Unconventional Wedding! We’re assuming you’re here because you’re newly engaged. If so… CONGRATULATIONS! What an exciting time! UW is a directory and blog dedicated to quirky, unique and alternative weddings. We’re here to advise and inspire! We love everything outside the box, from bold statements to small touches…. Read more »

Top Alternative Wedding Blogs For 2019!

It’s been a pretty awesome year at Unconventional Wedding HQ. We’ve been super privileged to share some amazing real weddings and shoots with you. All of them showing off the very best in the UK’s alternative wedding industry.  So as we reach the end of 2019 (our first full year… Read more »

Wild Wedding! What Is A Micro-Wedding?

This wild wedding is all about freedom, simplicity and style! Imagine grabbing your partner’s hand, whisking them away into the great outdoors, and getting hitched! When Karen Faulkner from Stand Out Ceremonies sent us this shoot, she explained to us the concept of ‘micro-weddings’ and the beautiful simplicity they entail…. Read more »

Our Alternative Bridalwear Predictions for 2020

We’re not ones usually to try and predict trends and fashions, but, just occassionally we see so much wedding gorgeousness in one place that we feel like we need to share it! So here are our ‘Alternative Bridalwear Predictions’ for 2020. And there is so much variety – perfect for… Read more »

Unique Wedding Venues ft. Dinosaurs, Castles and Kilts!

We love a unique wedding venue here at UW, and this brilliant wedding features TWO! Lina and Tom Photography captured Richelle & Tom’s quirky wedding day, ensuring the couple received images which celebrated the venues they chose as well as a nodding to their self-confessed geeky nature. The couple had… Read more »

Christmas Elopement Wedding- Keeping Things Simple!

Well, It’s that time of year again. Team UW are winding down for Christmas with a mince pie and a mulled wine (or 3). What a crazy year it’s been for us and our Tribe Members. If you’ve supported our little wedding directory and blog in any way, we cannot… Read more »

Unique Wedding Fair- Introducing Tying The Nott

Today we’d like to introduce you to one of our favourite unique wedding fairs- Tying The Nott! This photoshoot sums up what they’re all about – fun, creativity and ‘thinking outside the box’. They also feature quite a few of our awesome supplier tribe members.  We sponsored Tying the Nott… Read more »

Modern Countryside Wedding…With Sheep!

This modern countryside wedding had me hooked at the mention of a ‘beer-serving sheep’.  Yes, you read that right! As I looked at more photos, I don’t know if I was more amazed by the gorgeous lake district scenery or the unbelievably photogenic couple! This beautiful wedding was sent into… Read more »

Rainbow DIY Wedding in Liverpool!

This awesome couple are adding some colour to these grey November days! Natasha and Chris’ Rainbow DIY Wedding was full of love, personal touches and creativity. Read on for Natasha’s inspirations behind her fun filled wedding day, and some fabulous photos by Stephanie Butt! Rainbow DIY Wedding- Kitchen Party! Our… Read more »

Industrial Luxe Wedding- ‘The Black Sheep Bride’

We are IN LOVE with this Industrial Luxe wedding theme sent into us by Chloe-Eleanor Makeup Artist and photographed by Ayelle Photography & Video. Chloe summarises it in her own words: “This black sheep bride didn’t want to abide by traditional formalities. We made use of industrial, raw and worn… Read more »