Alternative Weddings on a Budget

Every couple planning a wedding have a budget. Whether that budget is a large amount, or whether it is a modest amount, all have a budget to adhere too. Planning alternative weddings on a budget can sometimes be easier to do, depending upon requirements and flexibility. We are now into the new year, and the Want to know more?

Autumn Weddings, Renewal of Vows and Handfasting Ceremonies

Autumn is here, and it’s a beautiful time of year to hold a ceremony. The end of the summer, and the time of year when nature reclaims the bright colours of summer. Autumn weddings, renewal of vows and handfasting ceremonies can be very colourful occasions. With summer being possibly the most popular time of year Want to know more?

Things to Book When Planning a Wedding

Planning a wedding is an exciting time, and it can also be stressful. There are so many things to think about, and so many things to book when planning a wedding.  Regardless of if it’s an alternative wedding or not, it’s easy to get caught up buying items you don’t need. Below is a wedding Want to know more?

What is a Handfasting Ceremony?

What is a handfasting ceremony? Traditionally, handfasting ceremonies were Pagan betrothal ceremonies; performed as an intention to marry rather than an actual wedding ceremony.  Couples who wanted to marry took part in a ceremony declaring their intentions to the villagers or their community. Their hands were bound together using cloth, cord or material from each Want to know more?

Yule Weddings and Handfastings

December is a magical time of the year, and a popular month for weddings. Couples choose to have Christmas themed weddings with red, gold and green colour schemes. Some couples also choose a December wedding as it is the Pagan month of Yule. Yuletide or Yule, is the Pagan/Wiccan festival celebrating the winter solstice; the Want to know more?