5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

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5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

With the average wedding costs in the UK soaring above £30,000, upcycling has become a great way to rebel against this trend and keep costs down while doing your bit for the environment. Choosing to upcycle your wedding doesn’t just help you to have an eco-friendly, budget-conscious wedding, it’s also going to give you so much more freedom when it comes to styling your big day. The great thing about upcycling is that you do not need years of experience, just a little time and creativity. Whether you choose one or two key aspects to upcycle or are going for a more ambitious upcycled wedding project, here are a few of our favourite wedding day upcycling ideas to inspire you.

2018-12-11 16:38:21By Hannah Natalello

Host Your Own Royal Wedding Party

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Host Your Own Royal Wedding Party

If you're already getting excited about the upcoming nuptials between HRH Henry Charles Albert David of Wales and Ms. Rachel Meghan Markle, check out our top tips on how to celebrate in style with our royal wedding party guide.

2018-05-15 13:50:05By Tina Hidderley

Wedding on a Budget | Our Top Tips for Planning

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Wedding on a Budget | Our Top Tips for Planning

Save some pennies on your wedding without compromising on style, bring it to life with our guide to planning a wedding on a budget.

2018-05-10 15:37:27By Holly Fitzgerald

Fuss-Free Ideas to Keep Children Entertained at Weddings

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Fuss-Free Ideas to Keep Children Entertained at Weddings

Ceremony and speeches are the most difficult things to sit through if you are a child. Similarly, weddings where children are present can be tricky to navigate, especially if they are small but mobile. There are loads of great ideas out there on how to keep children entertained on your wedding. Here are our favourites.

2017-03-11 00:00:45By Natalie Reynolds

Preloved Member: An Eco-friendly wedding

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Preloved Member: An Eco-friendly wedding

Preloved member Kate Haines not only found her dream wedding dress on Preloved, but she grew her own wedding flowers and made her own confetti! If you are thinking of having an eco-friendly wedding, keep reading for some great tips!

2017-02-25 00:00:54By Kate Haines

DIY Wedding Stationery Guide

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DIY Wedding Stationery Guide

Looking for opportunities to save money preparing for your big day? How about creating your own save the dates, wedding invitations, place settings... the lot?! Keep reading to learn more.

2017-02-17 00:00:40By Imagine DIY

Preloved Member: A Handmade Wedding

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Preloved Member: A Handmade Wedding

Preloved member Sally Crossley combined creativity and thrifty tendencies to create the decorations for her son's wedding. Having been given the brief of Village Fête, she got to work immediately! Here's Sally's take on a handmade wedding.

2017-02-11 00:00:40By Sally Crossley

14 Inspiring Alternative Wedding Guest Book Ideas

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14 Inspiring Alternative Wedding Guest Book Ideas

We just love how creative couples get for their wedding day. One detail that has had a creative make-over in the past few years is the guest book. Whether you are traditional or want to have the messages on display, keep on reading to find which are our favourite alternative wedding guest book ideas!

2017-02-04 00:00:11By Natalie Reynolds

10 Simple Touches for Your Autumn Wedding

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10 Simple Touches for Your Autumn Wedding

We love an autumn wedding: coppers and warm browns take centre stage and the level of cosiness reaches a new high. If you are planning a wedding for the upcoming months, we have collated a selection of finishing touches you can add to your big day.

2016-10-10 00:00:23By Natalie Reynolds

Inspiration: 10 Alternative Wedding Dresses

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Inspiration: 10 Alternative Wedding Dresses

Nowadays, while wearing a colour other than white for your wedding is not frowned upon, it is seen as unconventional and associated with an edgy bride. However, white has not always been THE colour for a wedding dress. Be inspired by these 10 amazing dresses.

2016-08-03 10:57:11By Natalie Reynolds