engagement season 2019

How To Rock Your Wedding Stationery

Hey, Unconventional lovelies! Today we’re sharing everything you need to know about wedding stationery. We’re talking logistics, pricing, styles, and how to choose the perfect supplier. Now, before I was in the wedding industry, I didn’t actually know what ‘wedding stationery’ referred to. Simply, It refers to all of the… Read more »

How To Choose Your Wedding Photographer

When you’re planning your wedding, after venue & catering, your wedding photographer is most likely going to be the biggest chunk of your budget. And choosing the right one is really important! The same as you have to LOVE your wedding venue, you have to get on with your wedding… 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 »

The BEST Alternative Wedding Entertainment

Your wedding entertainment can be one of the most memorable parts of your big day, whether it’s music, mini golf or belly dancers. Entertainment brings guests together from both sides of the family and can create unforgettable memories, so don’t forget about this aspect when wedding planning! It’s also one… 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, like an alternative button hole, on your wedding day which are just a little bit quirky?  Alternative options can be a brilliant way to create a lasting keepsake or incorporate your personality into your… 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 »

Planning your honeymoon – The 7 best alternative honeymoon destinations

We asked supplier tribe member, Buy Our Honeymoon, to update us on the latest alternative honeymoon destinations. Of course, many couples use Buy Our Honeymoon to help fund honeymoons to the Maldives, Italy, the Caribbean, Australia, or the USA.  But they’ve also had lots of couples use them for amazing… Read more »

How To Rock Your Engagement Shoot

Are you newly engaged? This blog, with photos from the lovely Welsh power couple/ photography team Fox & Bear, will talk you through why you might want to consider an engagement shoot, and how to make the most of it! Engagement shoots are a wonderful way to celebrate your engagement,… Read more »

Top Tips for Planning a New York Wedding

Elopment weddings are increasingly popular as lots of couples decide to go overseas for their dream wedding day. But what about a New York Wedding? What about getting married in Central Park, New York? Over to Claire Ady who is a wedding planner from Weddings in Central Park to give… Read more »

Our Guide to having a celebrant at your wedding

When you’re planning your wedding, if you are anything like me before I joined the wedding industry, you might not have ever heard of a Celebrant. You will probably have seen 100’s of church or registry office weddings but never understood the flexibility and originality that theycan bring to your… Read more »