alternative wedding

How to create a Star Wars inspired wedding

Have you dreamed of a Star Wars inspired wedding day? From having Storm Troopers walk you down the aisle to having a light saber fight on your wedding day – there are loads of ways to incorporate Star Wars inspiration into your wedding day. Check out our top tips below!  … Read more »

How To Have A Bilingual Wedding

Today, we have a guest blog from the lovely Yvonne Beck Celebrant! She’s sharing her best tips about how to have a bilingual wedding! Hi there! It has been my pleasure and honour to create wedding ceremonies for couples since 2011.  I have worked as a Celebrant for hundreds of… Read more »

The Best Movie Wedding Themes!

At the time of writing this, the UK is in lockdown due to COVID-19. With spare time on my hands, I’ve been having lots of movie marathons. After days of binging, I thought it was finally time to write this blog about our favourite movie wedding themes! There’s something in… Read more »

Our top tips to create a Harry Potter wedding day

Where do you start if you want to create a Harry Potter wedding day? Well, we’ve asked our lovely Tribe Members to help us wih their best Harry Potter inspired top tips and ideas. There’s some wizarding gems in here! From subtle touches to full on wand-fights, prepare to be spellbound!… Read more »

Rainbow Babes- Individual Wedding Inspiration!

Hello, unconventional lovelies! We have some magic for you today, in the form of some badass individual wedding inspiration! This shoot combines romance, rainbow and rock n roll into something totally unique!  Lea of Leuska Design is the brain behind this shoot, wanting to create something to push boundaries and… Read more »

Quirky Zoo Wedding with a Harry Potter twist!

This lovely zoo wedding is sure to bring a smile to your face today! Jennifer and Jason are teenage sweethearts and had their first date at the zoo, so it was the perfect place for them to say, ‘I do’.  They combined their love of Harry Potter with the sentimental… Read more »

How To Propose Like A Pro- Romantic Proposal Inspiration

This blog post is for your inner hopeless-romantic. Romance is not dead, folks! We regularly see the wedding photos, but often the important events leading up to the wedding often go undocumented. So, today we’re bringing you some romantic proposal ideas and inspiration. And we’re super excited to be featuring… Read more »

The Best Alternative Wedding Venues

Here at UW, we’re lucky to get to visit lots of awesome, alternative wedding venues. From alpaca farms to the National Space Centre, we’ve seen it all! Your wedding venue sets the vibe of your day, so it’s important to pick one that matches your personality. We know venue hunting… Read more »

How To Have A Vegan Wedding

Vegan weddings are on the rise! 2019 was the year that veganism went mainstream, meaning 2020 saw the most popular Veganuary yet! No longer the niche subculture of days gone by, research suggests that environmental concerns are largely responsible for fuelling the vegan lifestyle movement. More people are striving to… Read more »

10 Ways To Have An Alternative Wedding

Hello! I’m guessing you’re here because you’re planning a wedding. If so, you’re in the right place! Welcome to Unconventional Wedding. We are an alternative wedding directory and blog, dedicated to spreading wedding gorgeousness. We love everything a little bit quirky,  creative or just fun!  We love writing about unique… Read more »