Helen Pye

Helen Pye

Helen is Hitched’s Deputy Editor. She loves a good wedding and has plenty of stories to tell if you ask nicely. You’ll find her hopping on a plane to discover the world’s best honeymoon destinations and seeking out the most incredible wedding venues across the UK. Whether it’s the latest trends, celeb wedding news or interviewing real brides, if it’s... important for you to know, she’ll be writing about it. She has an unhealthy obsession with Netflix, country music and M&S jumpers. Helen has written for Stylist, Radio Times, The Telegraph and Independent, and appeared on BBC Radio. View more

Articles published by Helen Pye

Stag and Hen 75 Brighton Hen Do Ideas That Guarantee a Good Time

Got your heart set on Brighton for the hen? We've done the hard work and have come up with 75 amazing Brighton hen do ideas, from fun activities to where to dance the night away!

News Revealed: More than Half of UK Couples Will Require Guests to Take Lateral Flow Tests

Over 50% of UK couples will be implementing precautions ahead of their big day, such as self-imposed isolation, to prevent cancelling the day or putting loved ones at risk.

Planning Essentials Coronavirus: The Latest UK Wedding News & Rules Following 'Freedom Day'

Weddings in England have returned without legal restrictions, while Scotland's guest limit has increased to 200 people. Here's everything you need to know about the current wedding rules and when lockdown might lift fully across the UK

Ceremony and Reception 20 of the Best Festival Wedding Venues for the Coolest Couples

Festival-loving couples will love our edit of the most sought-after festival wedding venues from across the UK

News Goodbye Face Masks, Hello Wedding Dress! The UK's First Face Mask Wedding Dress Revealed

If you've never seen a wedding dress made entirely out of face masks before, we've made one just for you! Take a peek at this extraordinary, sustainable design

Wedding Fashion 42 Best Wedding Guest Dresses & Outfits to Shop Now

Are you stressed about what to wear to that wedding you've been invited to? Fear not! Simply choose one of these stunning wedding guest dresses which suit all styles and budgets.

Stag and Hen How to Plan & Host a Bridal Shower: Etiquette, Themes & Ideas

Planning a bridal shower and not sure where to start? From who to invite and the best themes to how to split the bill and what food to serve, we've covered everything you could want to know about bridal showers.

News Confirmed: Weddings to Return to Normal from 19th July

The Prime Minister has confirmed the lifting of the final stage of lockdown restrictions, including the legal requirement to wear masks and the 'one metre plus' social distancing rules which limited the number of wedding guests

News Weddings to Return Without Restrictions from 19th July, Boris Indicates

The Prime Minister said that he is hopeful final lockdown rules will be eased on the 19th July, which will allow weddings to return without legal restrictions.

Ceremony and Reception What Is a Wedding Order of Service and What Needs to Be Included?

Whether you're having a religious or civil ceremony, these different order of service templates will help your big day run smoothly! We also run through the traditional order of a wedding ceremony so guests know what to expect.

Stag and Hen The Best Hen Party Decorations for a Stylish Celebration

We browse some of the best ideas for your hen party decorations - without a tacky L-plate in sight!

Ceremony and Reception Religious Wedding Ceremony Order of Service: Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu & Sikh Weddings

We breakdown the order of a Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu and Sikh wedding ceremony to help you write your order of service and plan the perfect ceremony for you.

Planning Essentials How to Plan a Wedding When You're Pregnant: The Best Advice for Pregnant Brides

Firstly, congratulations! A baby and a wedding are two major life events that can seem daunting when combined, but with a few tweaks to the order of your day, outfit, budget and menu, you can plan a wonderful wedding day while pregnant

Planning Essentials 55 Amazing Wedding Traditions Around the World

From whipping feet to sawing logs, smashing bells to stealing shoes (and a month of sobbing before the wedding day!), there's some weird and wonderful wedding traditions around the world - these are our favourites

Planning Essentials 65 Gifts for Your Wife That She Won't Have Thought Of

No matter what the reason or your budget may be, these 45 thoughtful gifts for your wife are bound to impress.

Planning Essentials 60 Unusual Gifts for Husbands We Guarantee He'll Love

Whether it's his birthday, Christmas, your anniversary or just because he's brilliant, these gifts for your husband will mark the occasion in style.

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