Real Weddings

Wherever you're getting married and no matter what type of wedding you're planning, you're bound to find some gorgeous and exciting ideas for your own wedding right here. In our real weddings section you'll find everything from different styles of wedding dresses, all sorts of colour themes, not to mention a whole host of unique wedding cakes, gorgeous décor ideas and floral arrangements.

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Real Covid Wedding: Ian and Sue, Chiseldon House Hotel, Swindon

When the car pulled up to take Sue to her wedding ceremony, it was far from what she was expecting! And it was just the start of a gorgeous day filled with family, friends and so much laughter.

By Helen Pye, 16/06/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Melissa and Matt, Fairyhill, Swansea

It was an unexpectedly early wedding day for Matt and Melissa when they tied the knot at their intimate Welsh wedding. They pulled off the most magical day and will get to relive it at their second ceremony next year!

By Helen Pye, 12/05/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Camilla and Angus, Findhorn Beach and The Kale Yard

This gorgeous Scottish beach wedding came together after Camilla and Angus had to twice reschedule their plans. It turned out to be the perfect day: "Our favourite beach and our favourite restaurant with our nearest and dearest".

By Helen Pye, 04/05/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Adele and Andy, South Causey Inn in Durham

Adele and Andy pulled together an intimate winter wedding in just two months. Guests watched a live stream of the special ceremony, with their one-year-old daughter Charlotte stealing the show!

By Helen Pye, 28/04/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Becky and Ben, Colville Hall in Essex

A major guest list change, no live music and a reworked wedding breakfast: despite having to rethink their wedding due to Coronavirus restrictions, this couple still enjoyed a special autumn celebration in a beautiful barn venue

By Hannah Davies, 14/04/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Nirosha and Dafydd, Temple Church and Middle Temple Gardens, London

Instead of a destination wedding with hundreds of guests, Nirosha and Dafydd had an intimate London ceremony and a picnic reception. While it may have been on a smaller scale, their rearranged wedding was still full of gorgeous personal touches

By Hannah Davies, 07/04/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Katherine and David at Elmore Court, Gloucestershire

This couple cut their guest list from 150 to just 4 due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but they still managed to have a magical day at their original country house venue. Prepare to be inspired - and to meet the cutest bridesmaid you'll ever see...

By Hannah Davies, 24/03/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Daniella and Jayson, Registry Office Followed by an Italian Restaurant in London

Instead of a 180-person celebration in Florida, Jayson and Daniella became husband and wife in front of 15 guests in London. Their conclusion? A micro wedding can be just as special as a larger wedding - particularly if you hire a planner

By Hannah Davies, 10/03/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Caitlin and Stephen, Cullykhan Bay in North East Scotland

It wasn't the wedding they'd planned, but Caitlin and Stephen's outdoor celebration was still full of magic, including a special twist on the traditional first dance...

By Hannah Davies, 03/03/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Eugenie and Chris, Old Marylebone Town Hall in London

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Eugenie and Chris's 50-person Bali wedding became a London celebration with 10 guests - organised in just 3 weeks! Yet they still loved their rearranged day

By Hannah Davies, 24/02/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Shanice and Stephen, Deer Park Country House in Devon

Despite having to drastically cut their guest list, Shanice and Stephen still managed to keep to most of their original wedding plans. Their beautiful country house celebration was filled with joy and happiness - and some seriously covetable décor!

By Hannah Davies, 17/02/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Sarah and Ryan, Oldwalls Gower near Swansea

The wedding may been smaller than they'd hoped, but Sarah and Ryan wouldn't change a thing about their summer celebration amid the wild natural beauty of the Gower Peninsula. They even managed to give their guests a very special surprise...

By Hannah Davies, 10/02/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Hayley and Chris, Morden Hall in South London

An intimate December wedding pulled together in just 10 days after the couple won a micro wedding competition? That's right! You'll be amazed by Hayley and Chris' magical wedding day.

By Helen Pye, 03/02/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Nicole and Rob, Langtons House in Hornchurch, East London

Instead of their 97-person reception at an industrial-chic restaurant in Canary Wharf, Nicole and Rob had only six guests join them for their ceremony in a gorgeous Georgian manor. Despite lots of setbacks, they pulled off a seriously special day.

By Helen Pye, 27/01/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Trina and Andrew, Chelsea Town Hall and Bluebird, Chelsea

With six guests at their ceremony and 30 at their afternoon tea reception, Trina and Andrew were lucky enough to keep almost all their plans the same when they married in August in an elegant London wedding.

By Helen Pye, 20/01/21

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Real Covid Wedding: Emma and Ross, Wotton House in Surrey

Emma and Ross had to change their wedding plans three times, eventually finding a whole new venue for their intimate October wedding. It was worth the wait as they hosted an elegant, fairytale day for themselves and 14 guests.

By Helen Pye, 13/01/21