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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 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 »

Autumn Sunset Wedding In The Peak District

Sunset colours, majestic scenery and a classic venue, this autumn sunset wedding is a stunner! This styled shoot was sent into us and captured by Misty Isle Photography and we’re loving the outdoor ceremony overlooking the magical views of the Peak District. The team used splashes of red throughout the… Read more »

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 »

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 »

How to get your dream honeymoon

For many couples, cash to help fund a honeymoon would be the ideal wedding gift. The tricky thing is how to ask for it. So today we’re handing over the reins to the team at Buy Our Honeymoon for their top tips on how to ask your guests to contribute to your… Read more »

Eco Wedding Planning Tips!

Today we have a guest blog by Angie from Creative Ceremonies! Read on to find out how to plan an eco wedding… I’m an Eco-Conscious Celebrant. This means that I consider what we are doing to our environment in my ceremonies. How and what we consume has a huge impact… Read more »

How To Plan A Last Minute Wedding

You may think that a perfect wedding takes months or even years to plan. However, there is nothing to stop you getting married at short notice and still having a fabulous last-minute wedding celebration. We have a guest blog today, written by Ruby Clarkson and featuring some gorgeous snaps by… Read more »