outdoor wedding

Alternative Farm Wedding At Sydenham Barn

Who says a farm wedding has to be pretty and rustic? Not us!  Shot at Sydenham Barn by our awesome members Steel & Oak Photography, this alternative farm wedding is BADASS. The elopement-style photoshoot is giving us all the edginess, with a sprinkle of fun for good measure! Keep scrolling… Read more »

Colourful Flamingo Wedding – Rainbows & Pineapples!

We have an AWESOME styled shoot to show off today, full of colour, sass and flamingos! We’re a sucker for a colourful wedding here at UW, so when we saw this flamingo wedding shoot by Amy Roberts Weddings and Nicki Jones Photography, we just HAD to have it on the… Read more »

Romantic Woodland Wedding at Mount Ephraim

What happens when you take a Shakesperian play, some enchanting woods and a beautiful couple? This romantic woodland wedding shoot is gorgeous and full of poetic symbolism. Set in the ethereal grounds of Mount Ephraim Gardens, this shoot embraced a modern take on ‘A Mid-Summer Nights Dream’, incorporating whimsical greenery… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Ethereal Autumn Wedding Inspiration

As the days get shorter and colder, Summer now seems a distant memory. Many autumn/winter brides worry about looking stylish and staying warm at their wedding. Fear not! This blog showcases some beautiful, ethereal autumn wedding styling with a warm and regal colour palette. Sent in by Adorn By Ashley,… 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 »