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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

News New Study: 71% of Couples Are Postponing Their Wedding Due to COVID-19

Curious what social distancing measures couples are introducing? Or when couples are rescheduling their weddings to? A new Hitched survey reveals all

Planning Essentials How Do I Uninvite Guests to My Wedding?

Whether you're making the drastic cut to the new limit of 15 or just need to trim a few here and there, follow this five step guide to cutting down your guest list without hurting anybody's feelings

Planning Essentials How to Plan a Wedding for 15 People: 35 Small Wedding Ideas

Just because you've cut down on numbers doesn't mean you need to have any less of a celebration! Here's how to throw an epic small wedding for 15 people

News Made In Chelsea Star Lucy Watson Is Engaged to James Dunmore

James chose a place of special significance for the pair as he popped the question on a sunset cruise!

Honeymoons 5 Reasons Why Saint Lucia is the Ultimate Wedding and Honeymoon Destination

Dreaming of a Caribbean wedding and honeymoon? Choose Saint Lucia for pristine beaches, romantic sailing adventures and the impossibly beautiful backdrop of the Pitons for photographic moments

Planning Essentials 126 Amazing Black-Owned UK Wedding Suppliers to Follow and Support

If you want to support Black-owned businesses, we've found you some of the absolute best in the wedding industry in the UK!

Wedding Songs 75 Father and Daughter Songs Perfect for Your Wedding Day

The father daughter dance is a special moment for the bride and her Dad to share together after the excitement of the day. Here are 75 of the best father and daughter songs - and a handy Spotify playlist!

Planning Essentials Summer Weddings: 56 Gorgeous, Inspiring Ideas Your Guests Will Love

Wondering how you can put the finishing touches to your summer wedding? From tropical leaf place cards and fresh coconut water to the best ways to include wellies if it rains, these ideas will make the most of the season.

Honeymoons 6 Hot Honeymoon Trends for 2021 and Where to Experience Them

Can't stop dreaming about your honeymoon? Don't book before you've discovered the destinations, trends and incredible hotels that need to be on your bucket list in 2021

Photography 40 Black Wedding Photographers You Need on Your Radar

If you're in need of some wedding inspiration, Insta-stalk these amazing Black wedding photographers now and support their incredible talent

Honeymoons Thailand Honeymoon: Your Complete Guide

A honeymoon in Thailand is one you won't forget in a hurry. But how to pick where to go or the best hotels to stay in? We've got you covered

Planning Essentials Vintage Wedding Decor: 36 Beautiful Ideas for Your Reception

If you're planning a vintage style wedding, make sure it's totally transformed with these timeless vintage finishing touches

Ceremony and Reception The Complete Wedding Ceremony Guide: How to Plan the Order of Your Ceremony

Whether you're having a traditional wedding ceremony or want something alternative, here's everything you need to know about what happens and what you're expected to do

Ceremony and Reception The 20 Best Modern Wedding Venues in the UK

If you're looking for a contemporary setting for your special day, one of these venues could be your perfect match

Promotional What Your Engagement Ring Style Says About Your Personality

Want to know what your dream engagement ring reveals about you? We delved into 10 of the most popular kinds of cut and gems to see whether your personality matches your sparkler...

Real Weddings This Is What It’s Like to Get Engaged During Lockdown

From cancelled holiday proposal plans to celebrating over FaceTime, getting engaged in lockdown is a completely unique experience - here's what happened for these three couples.

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