Wedding Planning

Wedding Planning top tips and advice. Want to know how to plan your alternative and unconventional wedding day? Check out the advice from our wedding planning pro’s to plan your day to perfection.

From specific styles of wedding to general wedding planning advice, you’ll find it all here!

All About Celtic Weddings- History, Handfasting And More!

We’re bringing something a little different to the blog today. We’ve collaborated with Federica Cosentino, nature wedding planner and stylist, to bring you lots of information on neopagan and Celtic weddings! It covers different types of ceremonies, including handfasting. All the traditions mentioned can easily be incorporated into your wedding… Read more »

How To Create A Unique Rainbow Wedding

Today we’re talking about one of my favourite things… Rainbows! Goble Photography has sent us in the most colourful styled shoot we’ve ever seen, and we’re in love! It perfectly demonstrates how to create a unique rainbow wedding that really speaks for itself! It also doubles as a beautiful Pride… Read more »

How to plan a festival wedding

Festival season is now in full swing! And we LOVE a good festival here at Unconventional Wedding HQ. Whether it’s the awesomeness of Glastonbury or the discovery of new music at smaller festivals, we always have a fabulous time at them! So why not have a festival themed, outdoor wedding? It’s… Read more »

How to ROCK a wedding dessert table

Today we have a guest blog for you by the lovely Lorena from Pasticceria Lorena. It’s all about wedding dessert tables, and this one is guaranteed to leave you with a real cake craving! Gone are the days of traditional iced fruit cake with sugar flowers. Today’s bride wants something… Read more »

Same Sex Weddings In New York

New York is one of the most gay-friendly cities on earth that truly has something for everyone, making it the perfect place for same sex weddings! Claire Ady from Wed In Central Park is a New York Wedding planning pro. She decided to start her business just after she got… Read more »

Guide to choosing your alternative wedding bouquet

Looking for something different to the normal floral wedding bouquet? Do you want to have accessories on your wedding day which are just a little bit different? Alternative options can be a brilliant way to create a lasting keepsake or incorporate your personality into your wedding day. Not one is… Read more »

How To Make Your First Dance Unique To You!

Today we’re talking all about first dances on your wedding day! They’re often an overlooked aspect of wedding planning, however they can really reflect your personalities and add an exciting touch to the big day. Ellen is a dance teacher from Yorkshire Wedding Dance and has been choreographing first dances… Read more »

Top tips to making the most out of your quirky wedding venue

So many couples want to do something a little different or a bit quirky for their wedding day. As a result, there has been a huge rise in the number of unique and different wedding venues that can provide a one-off background. Alternative wedding venue’s like the National Justice Museum… Read more »

Proposal Rings- A Groom’s Perspective- How to nail your engagement!

If you’ve seen the news recently, you’ll know that Poundland recently started selling a £1 engagement ring. As a result, lots of opinions have been expressed about proposal expectations, and it’s been highlighted that views and standards are shifting. We got in touch with a real-life man, Phillip Marshall, to… Read more »

How To Add Colour To Your Wedding Day

Looking for something bright for your big day? You’re in the right place! This blog post is jam packed with rainbow inspiration, demonstrating how bright colours can be tastefully incorporated into your wedding. This shoot, courtesy of Twin Flame Styling, is an absolute beauty. Packed with gorgeous flowers and crystals,… Read more »